Thursday, October 21, 2010

~* Papercraft Star Challenge #18 - Thank You Theme Plus Recipe *~

Hi Everyone!
Happy Friday! Here's my card for Papercraft Star Challenge #18.
Challenge 18 -  Thank You Theme
Thank You Themed Project
Use Dry Embossing, Cricut Cartridge Cut or Other Die Cut and Metal on your project.
Add anything else you desire

~Paper: ivory cardstock, kraft cardstock
~Stamps: Hero Arts stamps
~Misc.: metal love charm, burlap twine

1. Run card base through Big Kick/Big Shot using a Tim Holtz texture fade.
2. Ink up the raised images and the edges.
3. Cut a strip of kraft cardstock. Randomly stamp leave pattern lightly. Stamp sentiment.
4. Stamp leaves and cut them out. Adhere to kraft strip.
5. Tie burlap twine around and tie a bow. Add metal charm, which has been alcohol inked to be copper in color.
6. Adhere the strip to the ivory card base.

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Come play along with us at Papercraft Star this week! We'd love to see your creations! You have until Noon tomorrow (Saturday)...then the voting begins and lasts until Monday. Come and vote for your fave!

Thanks for stopping by and have a wonderful weekend!
*hugs* and Much aloha~!


Mona L. Pendleton said...

Beautiful card Steph! That embossed BG is exquisite!

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

Love this fall theme card, especially that tiny charm, so cute, I also love the embossed background, new to me and it is very pretty!
Wish you a great weekend ahead!

Liz said...

I love your card. I like the embossing folder you used, it looks awesome.

Lean said...

beautiful card Steph love the fall colors.

Elizabeth (Beth) Moore said...

Wow, that embossing came out fantastic, I'm going to seriously have to check out Tim Holtz's Texture Fades.... enjoy your weekend!

lauren said...

oh this is so pretty and SO wonderfully AUTUMNY!!! totally delish! that background is particularly fab...oooh and the TWINE too...i looooooove that!

(ps: i actually did go & BUY MYSELF a set of 2 "texture fades"... b/c of YOU!) (but now i need this one, too!!!) :) :) :)

Emora Designs said...

I absolutely adore this card! It is gorgeous and so elegant! I love the embossed background and the white with the kraft is perfect! The leaves with the twine are great embellishments for this card! What stamp set our those leaves from? Great work Steph! Have a great weekend! Hugs, Regan

♥♥♥Jan ♥♥♥ said...

Ever since you posted this on the dt blog, I have come back again and again to look at it - it is subtle, yet elegant. Everything meshes together into the perfect card. It is one of those cards where you look at it and say "I wish I had made that !"

Stella said...

Oh my that charm; it's stunning!
I love it; it's so so beautiful and the embossed background is perfect. Fabulous take on the challenge!
Have a wonderful day!

Tracy said...

The embossing is so gorgeous on this card Stph! It's such a classy card. Awesome job!

Amy said...

Beautiful card Steph! The embossing always looks so classy and the simple twine and leaves are such a nice fall touch! Awesome!

Kristina said...

Such a pretty card Steph! Love the embossing. Great job!!

LG said...

what a perfect fall card! Love the embossed background