Sunday, January 22

Peaceful...

While my hubby and son watch the playoff games I get to play "peacefully" in my craft room.

 
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The MFT Sketch is obvious but the Rubber Dance "frosty winter" is different from their colors.
I felt that grey was more "frosty" looking.

I started with a bluish grey base card.
The next layer is white card stock that I ran through the BigKick with my RG "lumberjack days" sweater embossing folder.
I cut a piece of vellum and using the MFT GP Wildflowers set, still in the package, I laid the vellum over the flower I wanted and colored it using Prismacolor Premier red and black alcohol markers.
Once they were dry I added Distress marker picket fence ink and gently wiped "some" of it off.
I ran a piece of tape through the vellum and attached it to the front of the card.
With a thin piece of white card stock I stamped the "peaceful" from the flower set using Distress marker hickory smoke ink.
Then I applied the strip and I was finished.

Off to make popcorn for the guys!

11 comments:

  1. Very pretty. Gorgeous embossing. Hugz

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    1. I just love that folder that looks knit!

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  2. Ooh, just noticed you linked this into the Rubber Dance challenge. Putting on my dt hat now! Thanks for joinig the Rubber Dance challenge. Hugz

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    1. I try to use a card for multiple challenges, I get ideas from all!

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  3. WOW, what a gorgeous knitted embossing folder you've used! Looks very winter to me, wearing thick sweaters this time of year. Thank you for joining our January challenge at Rubber Dance ♥

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    1. That folder is the only one I bought in ages! I couldn't resist being a knitter, too!

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  4. That embossing folder is awesome!!! Your card is very beautiful. Thanks for playing along in the Rubber Dance challenge. Hugs!

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    1. Thank you for having the challenge!

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  5. This is lovely, SS. :) Love that lumberjack embossing folder. OoOoOoo! That's on my wish list now. :) Beautiful red flowers on vellum too. I really like this card a lot. Thanks for playing along at AAA Cards.

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    1. I was so thrilled to find a new way, at least to me, to color on vellum!

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  6. I absolutely love those berries - and I agree Grey is chillier than white :) what a super card. Thank you for joining us at AAA Cards this week. Jenny x

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