Thursday, December 17, 2009

FTL72 - Thanks, Chickie!

Hi everyone! Today's card was creating using the Fall-to Layout Sketch posted last Friday by Natasha. My sample is definitely on the simple side, but I really like the way it turned out... Sometimes I think using a bunch of patterns together can make a design look a little on the busy side, but these patterns together almost seem delicate to me. LOL, as usual, I went back and forth about a million times trying to figure out what cardstock color I should use as my card base, and finally settled on using acetate. I also embossed the background with dots to help it stand out a bit. Have a great one! :) Supplies: Stamps - Damask Designs, Background Basics: Diamonds, Handwritten Notes Ink - Versamark, Aqua Mist, Pure Poppy Paper - Old Olive DSP, Bermuda Bay, Pure Poppy, Aqua Mist, Kraft, Stamper's Select White Miscellaneous - Vintage Cream Satin Ribbon, Acetate, Swiss Dots Embossing Folder

8 comments:

  1. What a beautiful card! Love it! I'm a lurker who doesn't comment very often, but I visit every day. Thank you for all the inspiration you post!

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  2. I love the look of the embossed Acetate, your card is lovely.

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  3. Gorgeous card....love the acetate!

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  4. oh wow! such a beautiful card!

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  5. This is simply beautiful. Love the swiss dots on the acetate card.

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  6. Beautiful!!!! Love how you went with the acetate and embossed it to give it some substance to balance the paper strips. PERFECT!

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  7. Loe the combo of patterned papers and the use of the embossed acetate for the card base.

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