I'm popping in to share my card for the current Verve Get Your Diva On Challenge. The challenge this month is to create a handmade embellishment. I was inspired by a card on Pinterest and decided to give it a whirl. I love the Teresa Collins Christmas papers. I don't think I've ever purchased any of this brand paper before, but I love all the damask and text. Gorgeous.
To finish off the tree, I used the star from Verves Merry Wishes and the peace sentiment from New Mercies. Finished it off by adding a couple of gems and inking up the edges. Of course, the background panel is using my linen impression plate too...it's never far from my creations :)
Date: Saturday, October 15, 2011 GMT Views: 1042
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Sat, Oct 15, 2011 @ 7:04 PM
Ha! I just repinned that card on my board this morning. Isn't it absolutely fun and gorgeous. I think yours came out fantastic. You did such a beautiful job, I love it. I think we are about to see a lot of versions of this tree, don't you.
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Sat, Oct 15, 2011 @ 7:41 PM
Wonderfully clever, Lynn! I'm gonna have to keep my eye out for this card circulating around Pinterest, however, your's might replace it! The papers look fantastic and I love the sponged edges...they add such a fabulous softness to your card! Thanks for sharing this beauty with us!