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Sunday, 18 July 2010

Birthday Wishes

Splitcoast Stampers CAS challenge is for a card featuring some dry embossing.  Perfect, as I had already got this background card done and just had to add some other bits. 

The embossed background is a Cuttlebug folder.

The flower, (it kinda looks a bit bedraggled on the photo - it does look better IRL - promise),  was done using the Silhouette to cut out the layers - I've used this one before in another post.  The label was also cut out with the Silhouette and the edges inked. 

The lovely leaf stem is a Sizzix Sizzlet die which I covered with silver embossing powder a couple of times and heated with a heat gun.

The sentiment is from the SU Sincere Sentiments set and the bit of ribbon is from Do-Craft.

5 comments :

Little K Smith said...

Ooh a stunning card, gorgeous flower and love the embossing onto white card. Gorgeous :)
Kelly.x

Julie said...

A beautiful card Sue, very elegant and I like the way you've done the label.

Kathleen said...

Beautiful and elegant. Love the flower.

Vicky said...

Simple, elegant card Sue. I love this divine swirls folder!
Hugs, Vicky ~x~

Sally Atkins said...

This is a real stunner, Sue. I love the flower, and that embossing folder is gorgeous. x