I made this card in honor of our newest Queen Sue. She has a delightful gallery with lots of color. Congratulations, Sue, and enjoy your royal week! Here is the card I cased: http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/1888928 I kept the same layout but added ribbon. For my bg panels I used 3 different ef's, and for the sentiment (since it's so close to Christmas) I used a snowflake punch in vanilla & for the black, I cut it in half and glued behind to give dimension. I added flowers with faux pearls and popped up the panel. I love this stamp set since it looks like swirling snow.
This card is for my brother who just got married on a cruise ship Sunday. He told the family at the last minute, that's why I didn't have a card ahead of time. Thanks for stopping by today! ~Roberta
Date: Friday, December 14, 2012 GMT Views: 2640
Registered: January 8, 2011 Location: Sydney, Australia Posts: 19101
Fri, Dec 14, 2012 @ 3:05 PM
This is really beautiful, Roberta, your brother will love it!! I love your colour combo, will always love this stamp set and you have showcased it beautifully with your heat embossing! Love the bg embossing, too, and your gorgeous pomegranate ribbon!!! Early days when I made this card LOL!! Congrats to your brother on his wedding and thank you so very much for honouring me with a card, it is very much appreciated :p
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Registered: August 21, 2007 Location: Wayland MA Posts: 67077
Fri, Dec 14, 2012 @ 5:02 PM
I'll bet your brother is a hoot! Someone I would really like (we eloped 49 yrs. ago!). I love your card, with the spectacular black embossing. I never thought of the swirl as snow, but from now on, I'll think of it that way! Nice job, Roberta, and best of luck to your brother and his wife!
Registered: March 24, 2006 Location: Deep in the Heart of TEXAS Posts: 16128
Fri, Dec 14, 2012 @ 9:02 PM
Roberta, this is gorgeous!! Love your sketch and awesome flourishes!!
------------------------------ Phyllis Young at heart, slightly older in other parts. We really never grow up, we just learn how to act in public!! What if you woke up today with only what you had thanked God for yesterday??
Registered: November 9, 2004 Location: Hampton Roads, VA Posts: 9460
Fri, Dec 14, 2012 @ 9:42 PM
Wow Roberta - Congrats to your Brother!! This card will surely let him know how special he is, because it's BEAUTIFUL!! Love the black embossing, and love all the textures of the EF's. Great CASE!! Hugs