Oct 29, 2013

Gold Embossed Christmas


A little gold embossing ... one more card for Christmas.   (I will buy many of my cards this year and not worry a bit about it.  I'm not letting this hobby add stress to the holidays.)


Using a panel helps with the slight warp caused by the heat of the embossing gun.

MOOD WHEN DONE = Stamping is Good

Supplies:

Stamps:  WPlus9 Holiday Greetings
Paper:  Neenah Solar White
Ink:  Versmark, Colorbox Fireberry Archival Dye (this ink stains clear stamps)
Other:  Gold embossing powder, Faber Castell Big Brush red marker and SU green marker




8 comments:

  1. Stamping is indeed good, and you do it so very, very well! Love the colors!

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  2. Joan, this is lovely! Great idea about layering a panel. I'll have to remember that one.

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  3. What a lovely card, Joan! I just happened to find you again, and went back to read ALL of your posts. I'm so glad you're back!

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  4. your Christmas cards are just lovely! the embossing adds such a neat touch to these cards. so glad you aren't going to let crafting keep you from having a good holiday. good for you on keeping the holidays guilt free! I am so proud of you! you're an inspiration to all of us! :)

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  5. OHHHH!! GF, you need to stop with the embossing! You're killing me with all it's loveliness!

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  6. Joan, what a beautiful and elegant card. I love that pink with the gold.

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  7. Love this card. You're smart to be "ready" for this holiday...often the most stressful one. Susan at Simplicity had a thoughtful post about just this and I am taking it to heart.

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  8. Great card. I love the simplicity of the layer with intricacy of the embossing.

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