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Thursday, July 10, 2008

Another Tree card

I have made a few cards for birthdays, weddings & other occasions that I can't share just now but while I had the gear out i thought I'd have another play with this recently bought stamp. Instead of using background paper I made my own with a text stamp. It was a very simple design of white card blank with a black card rectangle mounted ontop. Then I added my stamped white rectangle ontop of that. I stamped the image & cut it out close to the design & mounted it onto a smaller rectangle & added it to the design. Then I applied frosted lace stickles all over the white ground area & the tree branches. It looks just like a frosty morning.
I'm pleased with it as I can't normally do black & white very well.

5 comments:

Jacqueline said...

Love your old distressed look here!

Jo Capper-Sandon said...

My favourite stamp at the moment... and in black and white this works so well Paula.

Susan said...

Paula, this is just flat-out gorgeous.

Je@net said...

Wow Paula, what a beautiful card! Just love the black and white!!
Have a nice weekend!

Rein said...

Great card Paula, what a wonderful stamp!