Sunday, 29 June 2014

Horseshoe Congrats

Hi there

Tonight I'm sharing a commission card I made recently.  The brief was to make a wedding card, nothing too fussy, and showing the couple's names and the date of the big day.

So here's what I created...



I used a horseshoes wood mounted stamp I've owned for years and cut out the impression using a decorative mat die.  I coloured the image with ProMarkers and accented with Wink of Stella and Glossy Accents.  I printed the names and the date from MS Word onto the same white cardstock and cut these out using a heart die.  I then die cut the 'congrats' from pale blue/grey cardstock.  All that was then needed was a bit of arranging and some 3D foam to pop up the die cuts.

Materials used:
  • Stamp: Inca Stamp - Horseshoes
  • Ink: Memento - Tuxedo Black
  • Dies: Clearly Besotted - Decorative Mat Die, Congrats Word Die and Love Hearts
  • Cardstock from stash
  • Coloured with ProMarkers
  • Accented with Wink of Stella (clear) and Glossy Accents

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:

Daring Cardmakers - No Scissors, please!
Addicted to Stamps and More - Challenge #101 - Anything Goes
Creative Inspirations - Challenge 271 - Clean and Simple
Crafty Catz - Challenge 237 - Anything Goes


Thanks as always for popping by, it brightens my day to know that you've visited and to read your comments.

Bye for now





14 comments:

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    1. Thanks, Tenia. Once I'd die cut all the bits I struggled for ages with the placement but happy with the final result!

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  2. Beautiful in it's simplicity Neet! Keep an eye out for your postie this week... ;)
    Lizy xx

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    1. Thanks hun. Woohoo, happy mail! :) xx

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  3. Anita, this is sooooo sweet. I love all the little pieces that make up this card. Thanks so much for playing along at ATSM xx

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  4. Beautiful card Anita thank you for joining us this week at Crafty Catz
    Hugs Dianne xx (DT)

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  5. The horseshoe is such an adorable image! Cute card, Anita. Thanks for joining the Daring Cardmakers challenge this week.

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  6. Fabulous creation,wonderful design
    thanks for sharing with CRAFTY CATZ this week x carol

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  7. This is just too darn sweet!

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  8. Gorgeous CAS card Anita, so elegant and cute.
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    hugs
    Mandy xx

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  9. Cute card, and the colour-scheme is super elegant! Thank you for playing along with the Daring Cardmakers this week.

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  10. Lovely CAS card. Thanks for sharing it with us this week at Crafty Catz. Naomi x

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  11. This card is just too perfect. I love the use of white on white and pastels. Simply gorgeous :) Thanks so much for taking the time to share with us this week at Addicted to Stamps and More, hope to see you back soon (hehe)!!!

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