Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Designer's Choice Challenge

It's a Designers Choice Challenge over at The House that Stamps Built and you're invited to play along. Miriam has challenged us to use heat embossing on our card or project.  The Rock Stars have created some wonderful inspiration for you so take a peak and we all hope you'll join the fun......you could win $25.00 worth of FABULOUS stamps from Repeat Impressions.  You don't need to use an RI stamp, but if you do, you'll be entered twice in the challenge.   

Here is my card using heat embossing.


I love that RI Butterfly(#9001).  After stamping this beautiful butterfly on vellum with VersaMark ink, I then covered it with Ranger Fine Black EP and heat embossed it.  Turning it over, on the back side, I then colored the wings with Copic markers.  The background was made with CuttleBug EF, Memory box die and Prima flowers I colored with Copic markers.  The sentiment is also an RI stamp #8614.  The cardstock is Gina K Pure Luxury, White and Green Apple.

Don't forget, also at Repeat Impressions there's a sketch challenge you can enter until Wednesday and a Stamp of the Week offer to purchase the stamp of the week for 50% off.  So, make sure you check out The House That Stamps Built blog, for all the details and from there you can link to the entire list of Repeat Impression Stamps.

Thanks so much for stopping by.  Enjoy each of the Rock Stars inspiring heat embossed projects. 

Cheri 

12 comments:

Olga said...

cheri this is breathtaking!!!!! got a question 4 u, how did you get the pin it button for pinterest????

Betty Benton said...

Beautiful card -- love how the embossed background and your flower flourish go so well together!

Carla S. said...

Gorgeous card, Cheri! Love the embossed background and the spray of flowers! Beautiful butterfly!

Vicki Dutcher said...

Beautiful bfly! That black against the card base looks fabulous!! :)

Reflections from Granny said...

Drop dead gorgeous butterfly and card. WOW!!!

Hugs, Lori m

Lynette said...

So beautiful, Cheri! I love vellum butterflies. Your cutting is terrific, too!

Karen (TLgirl353) said...

Wowza- that butterfly is gorgeous! Fabulous card, Cheri!

joy said...

Gorgeous card! I didn't know you could use Copics on vellum! Beautiful job on the background embossing also!

Lynne Moncrieff said...

Just such a pretty card and that butterfly is glorious.
Wishes
Lynne

Makiko Jones said...

Wow!! The result of the butterfly is super fabulous! I love this card Cheri!

Izzwizz said...

Very pretty card and that butterfly is beautiful! Maddy x

Miriam said...

Lovely card Cheri! Love e way you embossed on vellum and colored it.

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