Sunday, 19 February 2017

Inspired Wooden Snowflake

I made this card for two challenges - Addicted to CAS "Code Word: Wood" and SCS Inspiration Challenge (to choose something from a great Pinterest board called Details: Ribbons & Bows).  I chose this image:

and created this card:


I used embossing paste on kraft cs using a small section of a Tim Holtz stencil. When dry, I wrapped linen thread around it, tying a bow and attached a wooden snowflake that I'd darkened with metallic rub-ons.

I popped the panel up on fun foam and added a sentiment die cut out of the same kraft cs. I kept it at just the word "Greetings" as "Season's Greetings" and "Merry Christmas" were both too long and bulky for my focal panel.

I think it would make a great masculine Christmas or winter greetings card.






Supplies:
Paper - kraft and white cs
Size - A2
Accessories - Tim Holtz stencil, Dreamweaver white embossing paste, SU wooden snowflake, metallic rub-ons, Tattered Lace greetings die, SU linen thread, fun foam



8 comments:

  1. Oh, what a pretty package! And your card is just as pretty! I love how you did the mesh!

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  2. I love how you used the photo as your inspiration, Susan. A great holiday or Winter guy card my friend. I love how you added the rub on to darken your snowflake too. TFS Hugs..

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  3. awesome take on the inspiration, love the CAS design

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  4. what a wonderful design based on the inspiration photo Susan! Love the stenciled mesh panel and pretty snowflake! Julia xx

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  5. This is a beauty, the embossing paste over the kraft card stock was the perfect choice, all wrapped up with a snowfake.
    Again, beautiful xx

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  6. love, love this!!! just a fab card mf.
    xx Karen

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  7. LOVE this card Susan! Great inspiration photo and love how you've captured the beauty of the package with the embossing paste background, twine and sweet wooden snowflake. xx

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  8. Such a adorable card Susan.. Thanks for joining us at ATCAS!!

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