Wednesday, January 18, 2012

PSC #15: Resist-Embossed Birthday

The challenge this week over at The Perfect Sentiment is to create a birthday card using the resist embossing technique. This is a new technique for me, seeing as the only embossing I usually use is dry embossing with my Cuttlebug. I enlisted the help of my good crafty friend Tammy to help me out. :) Thanks, Tammy!

My mom's birthday is coming up and I decided to make this card for her. I wanted to use her two favorite colors, purple and orange, but didn't have any papers that looked good together. So, I used the multi-colored paper from The Birthday Extravaganza mat stack by The Paper Studio and emphasized the resist-embossed purple sentiment and the orange balloons. 



The awesome sponsor this week is My Little Somethings, and they will be giving away a grab bag of crafting supplies at a minimum of $15! This giveaway is limited to US participants, but in the event a non-US resident wins, they will be awarded with digital images, instead. 


Thanks for reading! Make sure to stop by The Perfect Sentiment to enter the challenge and also view the fantastic creations of the other designers and guest designers! Happy Wednesday! :)


Ashley

8 comments:

  1. Super cool Ashley, Gonna have to try it.

    Very cute and cheery card.

    Be Blessed, Beckie

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  2. Love the card it is supper cute and the colors rock :)
    Becky

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  3. So sweet!!! I've never seen the embossing folder you used with the cupcakes on it (is that a folder?) Love everything about this one and I'm sure your Mom will as well!

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  4. Cool design Ashley! I like the lines and the colors.

    revitol cream

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  5. Hey Ashley...your card is great..love how bright it is and you used my favorite color...purple...what's not to love :) Great job & I am sure you mom will love this card : )

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  6. love your little balloons Ashley. Cute card.

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  7. This is so adorable - bright and cheery!

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