Jul 12, 2008

Make a Wish!


Card Details: Make a Wish (GKD); Cardstock: SU - mellow moss, cocoa, bashful blue, ww; Copic Markers; Pebbles Pearlescent Chalks; Cuttlebug & embossing folder; Tim Holtz Distresser; Versafine Black Ink & Clear Embossing Powder; Queen & Co Brads; Staedtler Black Fineline Pens

Good morning! Since we're away on vacation, I thought I'd share a few cards that I made a few weeks ago with Gina's awesome set Make a Wish. It's one of her Stamps for a Cause sets - a portion of the sales goes to the Make a Wish foundation.

A family I babysat for a few years ago has been a recipient of this awesome foundation, and I know they had a great time going to Disney World together as a family. I'm sure many great memories were made that they will cherish for a lifetime.

Both of these cards were colored with my Copic markers. The wishing well is colored on whisper white cardstock from SU while the birthday cake is stamped & colored on SU saffron cardstock. I was really happy with how the colors looked on the light yellow paper.

I absolutely love my cuttlebug & embossing folders! They add just the right textures to almost any project! Before running the papers through the cuttlebug, I rubbed the same inks as the papers onto the embossing folders then embossed them. Whoever came up with this 'cuttlebug smoosh' technique is a genius! It adds awesome highlights to the embossing... I love it!

Card Details: Make a Wish (GKD); Cuttlebug & embossing folders; Copic Markers; SU paper: mustard, chocolate, saffron, caramel; Inks: Caramel & Chocolate SU, Versafine Black; Clear Embossing Powder; SU ribbon; Tim Holtz Distresser; Crystal Lacquer

Have a wonderful Saturday!
Jessica

2 comments:

Carolina said...

Hi Jessica, I've been meaning to come by and congratulate you on the new blog! All the samples so far are amazing and love what you've done with this set. All the textures and colors are yummy! TFS your talent.

Michele Zwart said...

That is a perfect background for the wishing well!

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