Thursday, November 1, 2012

Orange and Brown


Happy Friday! Don't you just love Fridays? 
Today is the start of a brand new challenge at
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Ch# 44:  Orange & Brown
Create any type of project featuring ORANGE and BROWN.
StartsFriday, November 2nd 12:00 am EST
Ends: Thursday, November 8th, Noon EST
Winner (chosen by random.org) Announced: Thursday, November 8th late afternoon

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Here is my ORANGE & BROWN project:




I made this A2 size birthday card for a friend whose birthday is, coincidentally, on November 16th!  I used Chocolate cardstock for the base of my card - it was cut at 5 1/2" x 8 1/2".  I scored it at 2 1/8" and 6 3/8".  The front panels were cut from Autumn Terracotta cardstock and run through my Sizzix Texture Boutique with the Number Collage Cuttlebug Embossing Folder.  I then edged them with Autumn Terracotta ink.

The front sentiment and numbers come from our November Stamp of the Month - Capture the Date.  I cute the mats for the sentiment using our exclusive Artiste Cricut cartridge.  This stamp set coordinates with the Artiste, so I didn't have to hand cut it -- just love that!  The shape can be cut from page 47, 3D Object, < u > cut at 2 1/2", 2 3/4", and 3".

The sentiments "yay" and "Happy Birthday" come from our For Every Occasion stamp set.  I just love this stamp set because of how versatile it is. 

SUPPLIES USED
Sizzix Texture Boutique
Number Collage Cuttlebug Embossing Folder
3D Foam Tape (Z1151)

Well there's my card - if you know whose birthday this is for .... shhhhh ... don't say a word.  Lucky for me, she doesn't use a computer much!

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4 comments:

  1. What a beautiful birthday card! Love the embossing!

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  2. Beautiful birthday card...I'm always a sucker for embossing!

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  3. What a difficult challenge with a great card! Thanks for sharing ...
    Much love and hugs
    Lynne

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