Friday, 15 August 2008

Penny Black Card

Hi all,

Well this is the first card I have chosen to share with you.
The image is a Penny Black stamp from the Critters Party Transparent set. I would like to Thank Diane H for the kind use of her stamp (we had a stamping party lol). He is then coloured in with the shimmering watercolours available from The Works. I then cut him out using the standard circle range of Nestabilities. The black circle is also cut the same way, then run through the Swiss Dots embossing folder in my Cuttlebug. The black card has also been run through Happy Birthday embossing folder. I have then just matted and layered up the card and added a ribbon tie for embellishment.
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Tab said...

Thats a lovely card. You have some great ideas which I may 'try' it would never have occured to me to emboss the large circle and not just leave it blank
Thank you for the ideas I will be back lol

Sassy Crafts said...

Lovely card, think i have just used the same one in my last x

jude said...

Love this card i adore the black/white colours looks stunning !adore those stamps too
love judex

craftyclaire said...

Lovely card and very informative description as to how you mde it.

bubblegum said...

Hi sammyj just following on from you in the Trimmie forum. :)

Love your blog - very nice and great work you do. :) :)

Love that wee hedgehog he is soooo cute and the whole design of your card is fabby. :)


Trish said...

Hi Sam a lovely card, if yo go along to my blog there is a surprise for you. :) Trish

Leanne said...

Wow, that card is lovely!!

Have added you to my blog list! Hope you are having a good day!

Leanne (Leebs from Trim)

Tab said...

Hi Sam
I got tagged on my blog and would like to tag you if thats ok. If its not please let me know (with no offense :-))

Julie said...

Like the black and white effect, gorgeous card.