Here's the first card:
Squeeze the Day - page 68 in the catalog
You might want to know how I got the speckled paper on the background. - I'm glad you asked. ;)
Here's what I used:
It's a piece of aquarium filter - or something like that. I've had it for years, so I can't remember what it's called. I got it at a pet store. I simply pat it onto the stamp pad (whatever color I want to add to my paper) and then tap it onto the paper. For this card I used four different colors - Apricot, Buttercup, Grass, and Papaya.
Here's the inside of my card:
Here is the second card I have to show you:
First in My Book - page 62 in the catalog
Again, I used multiple inks - this time three (Cocoa, Toffee, and Wheat) and repeatedly stamped the horse to give motion and multiple images to my card. Of course I cleaned the stamp between each color.
There's another horse stamped inside the card along with a sentiment:
Thanks for stopping by my blog today!
Images/Sentiment: A Muse Squeeze the Day (page 68)
Die: Fishtail Pennant Die (page 131) and Squeeze the Day (page 132)
Ink: A Muse Apricot (page 110), Buttercup (page 110), Grass (page 111), and Papaya (page 111), and Versafine Onyx Black (page 114
Cardstock: A Muse Buttercup (page 110) and Vanilla (page 114) and Recollections Black
Designer Paper: A Muse Gingham (retired)
Embellishments: A Muse Twinkle Stickers (page 119)
Image/Sentiment: A Muse First in My Book (page 62)
Ink: A Muse Cocoa (page 113), Toffee (page 112), and Wheat (page 110)
Cardstock: A Muse Vanilla (page 114) and A Muse Scraps (I'm not sure what colors they are)
Embellishment: A Muse Baker's Twine (page 123)