Inspire. Create. Challenge #053

My burlap is going uptown!  The moment I saw the sketch at Inspire. Create. Challenges, I knew what I wanted to create!  The only problem is…this card has only been made in my head all week.  I have finally made it back to the craft room, just in time to enter the challenge!  Here is the original sketch design:

The moment I saw those little strips, I knew I wanted to add some gold embossing on the sides of my cardstock panel!  I inked up the stamp set from the Hawthorn Cardmaking Workshop and heat embossed in gold.  I then added a a little color to the image with Copics.  I will list the colors I used….but it is pretty random!  I figure fall leaves are very random in their colors….so I tried to mimic the same.  For my gold embossed sides,  I ran a piece of painter’s tape 1/4″ from the outside of the panel on each side.  I then applied Versamark directly to the paper and then applied my embossing powder.  I removed the painter tape before heat embossing.  My image was die cut and popped up with 3-D foam tape.  My panel was then mounted onto a panel of burlap!

All supplies by Close To My Heart, except where noted:

G1190 Hawthorn Cardmaking Workshop Kit (retiring 10/31/2019)

Burlap cardstock-DCWV

Colonial White Cardstock-Retired

Z891 Versamark Embossing Pad

Z2066 Gold Embossing Powder

Z1151 3-D Foam Tape

Copics-YR16, YR18, YR21, Y26, YG91, YG95,E30, E31,E59

I have also entered my card in the following challenges:

Heart 2 Heart Challenges-Fall

Simon Says Stamp-Fall/Autumn

Thanks so much for stopping by!

5 thoughts on “Inspire. Create. Challenge #053”

  1. Wow, what a stunning card! The autumnal foliage looks amazing with the gold embossing – perfect 😁. Thanks so much for joining the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge! Creative wishes, Jo x

  2. Beautiful!! I love the burlap paired with the gold strips. Your coloring is beautiful! Thank you for joining us at Heart 2 Heart!

  3. This is absolutely stunning! Thank you for sharing your creation with us at Heart2Heart. Please come back this week and join us for another challenge. I can't wait to see what you create!πŸ’™β˜•Miss.Carrie


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