Sunday, 15 June 2014

AAA Cards Game 7

Welcome to my blog.  Today it's all about the new game over at AAA Cards - such a brilliant inspiration to CREATE this week.

http://www.aaacards.blogspot.co.uk/2014/06/creative-embossing-aaa-cards-game-7.html

Loving those images and especially the pink and green colour combo - now why didn't I think of that? (Well maybe I did, kind of.)

My card uses a favourite embossing folder to create the pink background after using a die to cut the stitched rectangle.


I stamped this pretty orange blossom flower using versamark and then heat embossed it using black embossing powder. I coloured the flower centres and leaves using some old watercolour pencils I found in my desk drawer and added a Wink of Stella to the stamens.  Lastly I die cut the label and stamped the sentiment, added a button and some twine and my card was done.

Supplies:
Stamps: Clearly Besotted, Fresh Flowers
Ink: Versamark + black embossing powder
Die: Lil'inker, stitched mats reactangles; Clearly Besotted, Tag Along
Embossing: Xcut, quilting
Embellishments: Kuretake, Wink of Stella clear; twine & button from my stash

Hope you'll feel inspired to join in and create!  I had a blast last week visiting all your blogs and leaving comments - it was such a difficult week to choose a winner, you are all just too good! As always there's another great prize up for grabs.

Thanks for looking today, hope you'll return again soon.

Jane
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6 comments:

  1. The orange blossom looks fabulous against your pink embossed background Jane!
    Super card!

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  2. Love the layout off centered -- so pretty with the flower being focal~

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  3. You are a CAS queen! Simple with lots of PUNCH! Your layouts are always outstanding! hugs, Victoria

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  4. Absolutely beautiful with the embossed background and flower. Gorgeous card!

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  5. The flowers are so pretty and how neat is that enmbossed background

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  6. Jane, your card is just so darling! It's good to be back to my desktop for commenting instead of the cell phone.

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