Wednesday, August 24, 2011

CAS-ual Fridays Challenge 16

*This is my second post for today. Please scroll down to see my DeNami Design Product Spotlight post.

Hello there! Just wanted to pop in really quickly and share a card I made for the most recent CAS-ual Fridays Challenge!


This time around the challenge is all about embossing! Here's what I came up with:


I've had this "Floral Screen" embossing folder for a LOOONNNGGG time, and I LOVE it---but I think this is the very first time I've ever used it! Here's a closer look:


I hope you like my creation!

Thanks for stopping by!

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Supplies:
Stamps: Background Basics: Woodgrain (Papertrey Ink), "Thinking of You" from Through the Trees (Papertrey Ink)
Ink: Dune Color Box (Clearsnap), Timber Brown StazOn (Tsukineko)
Cardstock: Vintage Cream, Kraft, and Dark Chocolate (Papertrey Ink)
Cuttlebug Embossing Folder: Floral Screen (Provo Craft)
Patterned Paper: Seaside Retreat (Webster's Pages)
Punch: Birds (McGill)
Rustic Twine: (Papertrey Ink)
Permanent Adhesive Tape: (Recollections)
Quickie Glue Pen: (Sakura)
Pop Dots: (All Night Media)


12 comments:

Karen B. said...

I don't know how you did it but that red bird is awesome! Love the way it pops against the brown and the textures of the embossing and woodgrain. Thanks too, for playing along at CAS-ual Fridays this week!

Michele Gross said...

I like I like!! Really cool embossed strip and I love the woodgrain background too :) fun pop pop of color with the sweet red bird :) Glad you played with us at CAS-ual Fridays!

Trinh said...

I have the same embossing folder & I don't think I have used it yet. I will have to after seeing your fab card! I too love that red bird against the embossed panel.

Julie Day said...

Love that embossed panel against the woodgrain and that red bird really pops :) Thanks for playing this week at CAS-ual Fridays!

Dana said...

Lisa, I love this! It's so striking and perfectly CAS. Love the "bird on a wire" with the popped up wing!

Theresa said...

Lisa, this is just fabulous. I love the embossing. The bird is awesome. Perfectly done!!

Tanya said...

Gasp...what a stunning card! I just love it!

Laura Davis said...

Wow, this is stunning Lisa!
Can't wait to see you today!
Thanks for playing at CAS-ual Fridays!
Laura

Virginia L. said...

Sophisticated design!! Thanks so much for playing with us at CAS-ual Fridays!

~Tammy~ said...

I love the bright beautiful bird! It really shows the embossing off!

Laurie said...

Wow! That woodgrain looks amazing! I love that little pop of red on the bird!

Andrea M said...

So beautiful Lisa! The pop of red is gorgeous!