My Inspiration to Make a Handmade Card came from my recent Alaska Cruise with Stampin’ Up! We love to swap cards with each other to be inspired. Think of it as Pinterest but in person! Here is the card that inspired me was created by fellow demonstrator Betsy.
While I could have created the card just like Betsy did I wanted to use if for inspiration and change it up with different colors of cardstock and a different stamp set. I will be sharing several cards this month that were inspired by the swaps I received in hopes that it will help you think outside the box!
As a lover of Copper Embossing I chose to use this for my card! I am holding it up so that you can hopefully see how gorgeous it is!
Inspiration to Make a Handmade Card Video
I shared on the video how I made my embellishment and wanted to give you an up-close photo of it. I would love to hear your thoughts on my Faux Metal Embellishment! Can you see the Blackberry Bliss through the embossing?
Inspiration to Make a Handmade Card Supplies Used:
Peaceful Reflections Photopolymer Stamp Set
Dragonfly Dreams Photopolymer Stamp Set
Basic Gray Cardstock – 4 1/4″ x 11″, scored and folded at 5 1/2″
Basic Gray Cardstock – Sentiment layer 3/4″ x 3″
Blackberry Bliss – 4 1/4″ x 4 1/2″
Copper Emboss Powder
1 1/4″ Circle Punch
Vellum Cardstock – 1″ x 4″ punch banner tails as shown on video
Banner Triple Punch
Inspiration to Make a Handmade Card Instructions:
Rub Embossing Buddy over the Blackberry Bliss layer
Stamp images with Versamark Ink
Pour Copper Emboss Powder over and heat set
Adhere the Blackberry Bliss layer to the Basic Gray card base with Snail
Wrap Copper Thread 4-5 times around and tie in a knot
Rub Embossing Buddy over Sentiment layer
Stamp Sentiment on Basic Gray layer with Versamark
Pour Copper Emboss Powder and heat set
Adhere sentiment layer to Vellum layer with snail
Add Sentiment/Vellum layer to card with Stampin’ Dimensionals
Create Embellishment layer as shown on video, add to card with Stampin’ Dimensionals
Try out your creativity with whatever inspires you! I would love to hear your comments below if you try making this card!
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