Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Is it Fall Yet?

Today is my day to post on the CSW Distributors Blog.

I used the Endless folder from the Couture Creations All Occasions set for my card today. I know it is only August, but I love fall, so I am getting a jump start!


I used the "debossed" side of the kraft cardstock for this card. First, I rubbed the folder with ink, on the side of the folder WITHOUT the Couture Creations logo. Then, I embossed the kraft cardstock. I think the leaves look like "fossils." 


I used the Couture Creations Nested Victorian Rectangle to cut out my sentiment. I stamped the sentiment on Light Totally Tan cardstock using several ink colors. I just tapped the stamp into different colors if ink and stamped. Easy! I used the same technique for the fall leaves that I fussy cut. 

The pretty Deep Terra-Cotta cardstock is perfect for my card base. I goes well with the ink colors I chose.


Couture Creations products:
Embossing folder: Endless
Die templates: Nesting Dies Victorian Rectangles
Adhesive: Foam Mounting Tape, Double-sided tape
Tools: Scissors, Craft mat, Handheld Essentials Scoring Tool 

Other:
Cardstock: WorldWin Papers Kraft, Light Totally Tan, Deep Terra-Cotta
Ink: Tsukineko Kaleidacolor Autumn Leaves, Cappuccino Delight; Clearsnap Colorbox Chalk Creamy Brown
Ribbon: Really Reasonable Ribbon
Stamps: Close to My Heart (leaves); Taylored Expressions (sentiment)

7 comments:

  1. Wow! I love this...the debossed area looks like clay...very cool effect! Wonderful coloring on the leaves. Is there nothing you can't do? LOL

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  2. Great card! That embossing looks great with the ink highlighting it.

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  3. Hey great stuff, thank you for sharing this useful information and i will let know my friends as well.csbe

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  4. this is so fabulous Gloria, I do love this :)

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  5. WOW!GORGEOUS CARD!!!Love fall!!!

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  6. Oh Gloria this is an amazing card! I too love fall so much. The colors in upstate ny where I live, are usually spectactular. Thanks for sharing. ekc

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  7. I enjoyed reading your post and I like your take on the issue. Thanks. Veltech

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