Wednesday, November 20, 2019

The Card Concept - Ornate Ornaments

Hello friends!
I'm so excited to announce that I've been ask to design for

 Every two weeks they post a beautiful new inspiration photo and everyone is welcome to play along using the colors, the theme, textures, items, or just anything from the picture as your starting point.  
Come check it out!!

Today's two week challenge is: Ornate Ornaments
I was inspired by both the ornaments and the teal color to create this Classy Elegant Christmas card.

I decided to ink up an embossing folder for my background and add a little silver embossing along the edges. The ornaments are Cottage Cutz die cuts embossed in silver with recessed accents colored with distress inks and embossed in iridescent embossing powder.

Supplies and Tools:
  • Mini Holiday Greens Dies (Sizzix - Tim Holtz)
  • Ornament Die Cut (Cottage Cutz)
  • Hello Doily Dies (Sizzix)
  • Holly Ribbon Embossing Folder (Cuttlebug)
  • Ribbon
  • Versamark Watermark Ink
  • Silver Embossing Powder 
  • Iridescent Embossing Powder 
  • These colors of Distress Oxide (Ranger)
    • Broken China
    • Cracked Pistachio


Donna said...

Gorgeous card Esther and the dimension and shine are fabulous!

Nancy Penir said...

You knocked it out of the park with yuour debut, Esther! Simply stunning card!

Gina's Cards said...

Such a beautiful card! Love the colours and gorgeous details. Thank you for playing along at Creative Inspirations, good luck!
Gina xx

Conniecrafter said...

Congrats that is great! That is a very pretty embossing folder and I love your embossing around the edges and on those beautiful ornaments!

Laurie Unger said...

Beautiful take on the inspiration photo and CONGRATULATIONS on joining the design team! WooHoo!

sarascloset said...

Classy and elegant is an understatement! This Christmas card is just so gorgeous on so many levels! I've not seen that embossing folder before and it is so pretty!

Nora Noll said...

This is amazing!! I adore the background you created on this!!

cohenna said...

Beautiful! Thanks so much for participating in the PINspirational Challenge this time and good luck :)

Deanne Saunders said...

Gorgeous card!! Thanks so much for participating in our {PIN}SPIRATIONAL challenge. Hope you participate in our next challenge!! Have a happy crafty day!!! *Sorry so late commenting! I’ve had a busy couple of months!
Deanne at A Little Bit O’ Paper