I used the Stampin’ Up! Welcoming Woods stamp set and the Intricate Leaves Dies to create my project for the Happy Inkin’ Thursday Blog Hop. We’ve got a theme challenge this week and this is what I made for it.
Here is the theme for our hop this week:
My card design was inspired by the sketch from the Fusion Challenge this week:
I started by embossing a panel of Basic White card stock with the Timeworn Type 3D Embossing Folder. I adhered the embossed panel to the front of a Thick Basic White card base with Multipurpose Liquid Glue. Then I cut a panel of Beauty Of The Earth DSP with one of the Stitched Rectangle Dies. I extended the die cut a bit by rolling it half way through the Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machine and then backing it out, sliding the die over just a bit on the paper, lining up the stitches and then rolling it back through from the other side half way.
I stamped the sentiment from the Welcoming Woods photopolymer stamp set in VersaMark Ink on the die cut DSP panel, sprinkled it with gold embossing powder from the Metallics Embossing Powders and then heat embossed it. I adhered the die cut panel to a panel of Early Espresso card stock and then to the card front with Stampin’ Seal.
I cut the leaves and branches from one of the gold papers from the Gold & Rose Gold 6″ x 6″ Specialty Paper and then colored one of the leaves and the branch with Dark Cherry Cobbler and Dark Soft Suede Stampin’ Blends Markers. I adhered the three die cut leaves with Multipurpose Liquid Glue and then added two Brushed Metallic Adhesive-Backed Dots to finish the card front.
I stamped the sentiment from the Welcoming Woods stamp set in Early Espresso ink and the leaves from the Gorgeous Leaves stamp set in Early Espresso, Cherry Cobbler and Sahara Sand inks on a panel of Basic White card stock to finish the inside of the card.
You can see a list of supplies used to create this project, including the card stock cuts, at the very bottom of this blog post.
Alright, on with the hop! Click the button below to hop over to see what Mary Deatherage has created today.
And just in case you get lost along the way, here is a list of the team members involved in the hop today:
- Amy Koenders – You Are Here
- Mary Deatherage
- Kristi Gray
- Jaimie Babarczy
- Sue Prather
- Karen Finkle
- Akiko Sudano
- Karen Ksenzakovic
I’ve created a printable PDF with written instructions and a list of products used to create this project. You can download, print and/or save it by clicking this image:
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Card stock cuts for this project:
- Thick Basic White – 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″ card base scored at 4-1/4″
- Early Espresso – 1-3/4″ x 4-3/4″ panel
- Basic White – 4-1/4″ x 5-1/2″ panel, 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel (inside card)
- Beauty Of The Earth Designer Series Paper – Stitched Rectangle die cut
- Gold & Rose Gold 6″ x 6″ Specialty Paper – three Intricate Leaves die cuts
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So pretty Amy!! I love the clean look!! 😊
Thanks Akiko! 🙂
This is simply stunning Amy :)Love the woodgrain panel the the gold leaf.
Thanks Karen! 🙂
Another fantastic card. Love the colors and the design.
Thanks Karen! 🙂
Wow – just stunning!
Thanks Mary! 🙂
Love the style and simplicity of this card, So classy and beautiful Amy.
Thanks Kristi! 🙂
Very classy looking. I love the leaves. TFS
Thanks Susan! 🙂
Simply elegant and gorgeous! Love the woodgrain and the gold. Of course, leaves top my list of favorites!
Thanks Julie! 🙂
love those leaf dies and your fabulous card is perfect with them
Thanks Sandi! 🙂
Love your take on our challenge Amy. So awesomely CAS. Thanks for joining us at the Fusion Challenge. Tristan DT.
Thanks for stopping by to leave a comment! 🙂
Oh so perfectly fall! Pretyy card!
Thanks Linda! 🙂