Thursday, October 17, 2013

A colorful, different kind of wedding card

A friend ordered a wedding card for a service with a multicolored theme. She wanted a card that was full of color (no pastels)! Now you probably wouldn't think it, but this was a tough one for me. How to make a card that reflected the romance and tenderness one associates with a wedding, but has lots of color? After much head scratching (and a failed attempt or two) I came up with this one.

The focal point stamp was a fantastic gift from Cardmaking & Papercraft magazine (you can see another card I've made with this same set here).

The flowers, stick pin and ribbon soften the look and lend a little romance. The small rectangle to the left is Tim Holtz Kraft Core paper, embossed with an Artemio embossing plate, then sanded.


StampsCardmaking & Papercraft magazine
Ink/pencils—Versafine black ink, Caran D'Ache Luminance 6901 colored pencils
Paper—Crate Paper's School Spirit Geometry, Tim Holtz Kraft Core, cardstock
Dies/punch/embossing—Die-namics flowers and corner, Fiskars floral punch, Artemio floral embossing plate
Embellishments—ribbon, stick pin

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