Friday, April 4, 2014

Die cuts, embossing and masks

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Edit:  My apologies to those of you sponsoring challenges and to DT members who are commenting - this is probably too late, but something weird has happened to my description - when I checked now (Sunday p.m.), I realized that my original description has vanished.
Products:  SU Designer greetings, JustRite sentiment; chalk pencils, misc. dp and cs.   Items available at Joan's Gardens:  Cuttlebug frame embossing folder, Sizzix Garden Green die (I cut apart the leaves from the branch).  I used a somewhat different masking technique - I used a scroll punch, and sponged oer it with SU chalk - I also masked a circle for the sentiment.  The color is way off, as I used More Mustard chalk - to match the mat.  (The "to you" is from a Just Rite set that was probably the first JR one I bought - not sure of the name but it is a Classic Circle Stamper..  I masked the rest of the stamp to get the "to you" that I wanted here.)

Sketch:  http://tuesdaymorningsketches.blogspot.com/
Chalk:  http://chalk-ah-lot.blogspot.com/
 Light Blue, golden yellow, white:  http://cupcakeinspirations.blogspot.com/
Pastels:   http://totallypapercrafts.blogspot.com/
Any:  http://www.hidinginmycraftroom.com/
DP, corners, a stamp, item from Joan's Gardens (see above):  http://joanstouch.com/
Masking, JustRite stamp:  http://justritestampers.typepad.com/justrite-inspiration/justrite-friday-challenge/
Any:   http://www.simonsaysstampblog.com/mondaychallenge/
Blue and yellow:  http://craftycreationschallenges.blogspot.com/
 For You:  (Vintage stamping challenge):  http://www.flonzcraft.com/vsc/

13 comments:

  1. Pretty card! Thank you for joining us at Cupcake Inspirations - Sandy, DT

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  2. Beautiful card! Great elements! Thanks for sharing it at Cupcake Inspirations! Nance, DT

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  3. Awesome card! I love how you embossed your patterned paper and the cleverness of your corners!

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  4. Dorothy, beautiful card. love how you blended the colors together with your patter paper.
    Thanks for joining us at Joan's Touch for our weekly challenge.
    Joan
    www.joanstouch.com

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  5. Pretty card and your blue and yellow colour scheme works perfectly! Thanks for joining us for this week's Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge!

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  6. Beautiful card!! I love the embossing!!!
    Thanks for joining us this week at Tuesday Morning Sketches!!

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  7. Great card! Love the embossing over the entire front. Thanks so much for joining us at Cupcake Inspirations. :) -Alycia

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  8. What a beautiful card , the embossing is perfect ! Thank you so much for joining us at Cupcake Inspirations !

    Mayra DTM
    Mayrasdesigns.blogspot.com

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  9. Hi Dorothy..just wondering is your card digital or scanned..i can't tell from the picture..at any rate, it is very pretty! Thanks for using our sketch at Tuesday Morning Sketches!!

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  10. Lovely card! Love that embossed framing... too cute! Thanks for joining us at CCC this challenge!

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  11. This is a really cute card. I love the balloons and sentiment.

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  12. Very fun to see one of the original JR stamps! Thanks for sharing with us at JustRite Inspiration ;-)

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  13. Such a BEAUTIFUL Card for today!! THANKS for sharing and have a FABULOUS WEEK!! =)

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