October 4, 2011

CAS-ual Friday's - Feeling Loopy

Hi,

I have a card for CAS-ual Friday's Feeling Loopy challenge. I had no real plan when i sat down to make this card. I just knew i wanted to do a Christmas card, so i pulled out my holiday ribbon to start with. I found some great wide, wired ribbon and started playing with it.

The ribbon has these snow flake squares that i folded into a loop. I adhered the loops to black cardstock. Next i used some dark pattern paper and inked the edges with black ink. I stamped Tis the Season and embossed it in gold.

I don;t have any gold buttons, so i took a wood button and inked it with versamark. Then i embossed it with gold embossing powder. To get in the nooks and crannies i used a versamark pen and embossed the button again. Then i attached it to the cardstock with gold metallic thread.


I adhered the pattern paper over the black cardstock, leaving a black border above the ribbon. Then i adhered this all to the cardbase. Last i used my finger to plump up the ribbon loops.

Thanks for stopping by!

Dana

Supplies:
Stamps: Papertrey Ink: Signature Christmas
Pattern paper: Basic Grey
Embossing powder: Joann's gold powder
Button: Unknown
Ink: Versamark
Ribbon: Micheal's

5 comments:

  1. Wow! Really wow! This card is gorgeous, and such a super clever use of the ribbon looping! Thanks for playing at CAS-ual Fridays!

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  2. Wow stunning!
    Thanks for playing at CAS-ual Fridays!
    Laura

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  3. Ooh I LOVE this!!! That button is FAB!!

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  4. Oh how gorgeous!! Those giant ribbon loops are really lovely.

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  5. this is gorgeous! you are SO creative...those big loops and the pp are amazing. what a combined effect...stunning card.

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