Wednesday, April 17, 2013

{Another} Ink Embossed Note Card

Here's another card I created using the same ink and emboss technique that I used on my last cards.

I simply dabbed my Creme Brulee ink pad directly onto the inside of the embossing folder (the side with the most flat space), and then placed a piece of Colonial White cardstock inside of it, then rolled it through my Cuttlebug.

Easy, and it gives a soft and pretty look.
And I like how it isn't perfectly perfect, which just seems to add to the interest of the card.

I used the chicken wire stamp from Distressed Backgrounds to stamp with Lagoon ink onto Lagoon cardstock for the edge.

I heat embossed the main image by first stamping the bird and flowers with Slate pigment ink.
Then I simply coloured the images with my alcohol markers.
I added some Almond Glitz Glitter Gel to the centers of each flower, too.

I used 3D foam tape to attach the ink embossed layer, and also the main image.

And lastly, I added the Rosette Ribbon with a piece of ScorTape.

I really like the overall softness of this card.  ♥

Happy creating!  :)

Supplies used (all CTMH unless otherwise noted):
Paper:  Colonial White, Lagoon CS
Stamps:  Fabulous You, Distressed Backgrounds
Inks:  Slate pigment, Creme Brulee, Lagoon
Markers:  Creme Brulee Lt. and Dk., Lagoon Lt. and Dk., Autumn Terracotta Dk., Whisper Lt., Blending Pen
Embellishments:  Rosette Ribbon, Almond Glitz Glitter Gel
Other:  Clear Detail Embossing Powder, Baby's Breath Embossing Folder (Provo Craft), 3D Foam Tape, ScorTape (ScorPal)


Kathy Corson said...

absolutely gorgeous card!

Angela Fehr said...

So beautiful, Vickie!

Casandra Bennett said...

Very pretty.

papercraftingprincess said...

So soft and pretty! =) ~ Tracey

Michelle Battitori said...

You've inspired me again Vicki! Here's what I did using this technique:

Monnie said...

Your card is beautiful and I will try the technique can you tell me where you got the gorgeous stamp please?


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