Tuesday 19 April 2016

Karen Burniston's April Designer Challenge Card #2

Good morning friends

Today's share is my second card for the April Designer Challenge "Great Outdoors".  I had a 12 x 12" sheet of patterned paper that I really wanted to use for the challenge, so this is the card I came up with.

The palm tree was made using two layers of Kraft card stock for stability, then heat embossed with two different colours. The embossing powder has some sparkle to it which is fun.

On the Pull Tab Frame, I added two fussy cut faux postage from the patterned paper sheet and layered them. You can see all the raised & shiny bits on the patterned paper in the photo. The frame was stamped with my favourite dot stamp to give it a little somethin' somethin' and the bottom faux post was added with foam tape.

When you pull the tab, the frame stands up and reveals the lighthouse faux post and a greeting stamped below

After colouring, I added Glossy Accents to the word 'hello'.

The medallion stencil was used on the back panel, which was left blank as an area to write a message.

Check out my fellow Designer Challenge Team members projects, their blogs are linked to the right. Karen Burniston will have her post tomorrow (Wednesday) on her BLOG so be sure and check that for more amazing inspiration.

Hanging Charm Pull Tab, Pop it Ups - Karen Burniston (Elizabeth Craft Designs)
Palm Tree & Pail, Pop it Ups - Karen Burniston (Elizabeth Craft Designs)
Just a Note Clear Stamps - Karen Burniston (Elizabeth Craft Designs)
Medallion Stencil, Stage it Stencils - Karen Burniston (Elizabeth Craft Designs)
Patterned paper - k & Co
Kraft card stock
Beige Astroparche
Orange card stock - Bazzill
Dot stamp
Embossing powders - Stampa mania
Pan Pastels
Elizabeth Craft Designs Clear Double Sided Adhesive, 1/8" width
Card size - 6-1/2 x 6"

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