Wednesday, 5 April 2017

MM242 - Wish


A CAS Christmas Card for this week's Merry Monday challenge, to use twigs or branches:



I started by using my MISTI to stamp my branch in two colours of green. I then stamped the red bow. Finally I inked up the sentiment with Versamark. Because the red and green inks weren't quite dry, I got a little 'frosting' of gold embossing powder on them - this is usually something you do not want, but in this case, it was the perfect amount of added shimmer!

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15 comments:

Geri said...

Beautiful! Love the pine sprigs and how well the 'wish' font works with the image!

...a bit of gold 'frosting' makes everything better!

Lisa Elton said...

Love this so much! That thin bow is the perfect finishing touch!

Linda W. (ScrappinBari) said...

Gorgeous pines and I love how you featured them in the circle!!

Maxine D said...

Such elegant simplicity Ardyth - this is CAS perfection
Blessings
Maxine

Marcia HIll said...

CAS perfection Ardyth! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Merry Monday!! :0)

Debra Florence said...

I love your card. It is clean, simple and sophisticated.

Cheryl S said...

This is so pretty and elegant!

Heather Hopson said...

This is a beautiful card! Very simple and elegant. Well done!

Bonnie said...

These branches look like embroidery to me, Ardyth! Gorgeous CAS card!

Nonni said...

What a CAS beauty, I love the clean look of this card, so well made and beautiful! The embossing powder "accident" was a happy one, the branches look amazing! Also love the font of the sentiment.

Cindy C. said...

Gorgeous CAS design!!

Sylvia said...

Ardyth, I love the simple color choice on a white background. The circle adds to the elegance. Sylvia D.

Deanne @ Three Trees said...

CAS perfection! I love the added shimmer even though it was an "oopsie." Thanks for playing along with us at Merry Monday.

wienerhoneymooners said...

Divine!!!!!!

Bobby said...

Love the simplicity of this, Ardyth. It will be great for mass producing.