Sunday, September 5, 2010

Nothing is as Lovely as a Tree!

At my workshop I demonstrated this card. It uses my favorite stamp set Lovely as a Tree and the technique Emboss Resist. By embossing the leaves in gold embossing and sponging the ink onto glossy cardstock is the secrete to achieving this rather unique background.
Here are the demensions:
Stamps: Lovely as a Tree, Sincere Salutations
Ink: Tangerine Tango, Early Expresso, Always Artichoke
Cardstock: Soft Suede, Tangerine Tango, Very Vanilla, Glossy Cardstock
Accessories: Very Vanilla Grossgrain Ribbon, Dimensions, Sponging, Gold Embossing
Soft Suede 4 1/4 x 5 1/2
Tangerine Tango 4 x 5 1/4 and 2 2/3 x 2/3
Very Vanilla 2 1/2 x 2 1/2
Glossy Cardstock 3 2/3 x 5
Punch: Scallop Oval

Technique - Emboss Resist