I'm way overdue sending out this birthday card for our previous pastor's 60th birthday. I had this scrap piece on my desk with the green stamping and the stamped off cars. I added the rough texture in grey and black and sponged some Soft Suede along the edges. I framed with Artichoke and added the black along the bottom edge as my image piece wasn't quite long enough. My "metal" piece is a piece of chipboard with some wire mesh on the base then the chipboard numbers glued over that. I then covered with foil tape (heat duct tape). I used my stylus to define the edges and mesh better (the tape holds up to this a whole lot better than plain foil!)and to add the faux nail points on the numbers. I then sponged on some black paint and when it was dry added some gold paint highlights as well. I embossed my sentiment in a mix of ep and added the screwhead brads.
Date: Friday, November 15, 2013 GMT Views: 970
Registered: March 11, 2008 Location: Sacramento, California Posts: 39810
Fri, Nov 15, 2013 @ 1:54 PM
LOVE how you did the bg for the 60. Love how you did the bg for the whole card! This is over the top wonderful. WOW card! TFS :0)
------------------------------ Cathy B aka: Mutnik ....or is it Nutmeg?! I get so confused!
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