Tuesday, November 11, 2014


Hello!  Hope you are staying warm in your part of the world.

I made this Top-Folding CARD by:
Inking & Clear-Embossing the SSS-Diagonal Stripe Stencil
Die-Cutting & Clear-Embossing the "BEAUTIFUL"
Stamping & Clear-Embossing the "Hello"

(This card is on its way to one of my beautiful nieces.)

I'm playing along with the following challenges:
-Simon Says Stamp-Flickr Challenge #5-Embossing
-Simon Says Stamp-Wednesday Challenge-Thinking of You
-Virginia's View Challenge #9-All Things Metallic

-CAS(E) This Sketch #99

Stamps:  (SSS)-Hello You
Stencil:  (SSS)-Diagonal Stripe
Ink:  VersaMark, Onyx Black
Other:  Clear Embossing Powder, Cord, Silver Gems

Happy Crafting!
Thanks for your visit.


Barb said...

What a cool tag, Marth! I love the trendy design and the awesome color combo! Beautifully done! So glad you played in the Simon Says Stamp Flickr challenge - thank you! ♥

Lea Lawson said...

Love this, Martha!! Love that diecut word!

maria f. said...

So striking. So YOU!

Petra Swart said...

WOW, this is beautiful, Martha!! Love the pink with the B&W and the fun bow!!! The shine you've added with the heat embossing looks great!!! Love your card!!

Have a lovely day!!!

Michelle said...

Wow! Stunning CAS card! Thanks for joining us at CAS(E) This Sketch!

Cat Craig said...

Fantastic card Martha. Love the vertical beautiful. Definitely a stunner!

walchowDesign said...

A trendy card, Martha! Bet your niece love this beautiful card!

Leigh Penner said...

Oh, this is so fun & fabulous! Great take on the sketch!

Rosemary said...

absolutely beautiful, Martha! your niece will love it!

Stacy said...

From the colors to the layout and sentiment, this is a cool and chic card. I always admire your creativity and style.

Happy Dance said...

Love the pink with those black and white stripes, Martha! There's just something about that combination that says "fun". The 'beautiful' is amazing. This is just a great card!! Bev

Trinh said...

This is beautiful, Martha! I love the clear embossed sentiment. Hope you are staying warm and healthy in the super cold weather we are having.

donna mikasa said...

Love your trendy take on the sketch, Martha! Pink + stripes are the perfect combo, and I love the black twine bow! Thanks for joining us at CTS!

Greta said...

Love the look of this stylish, beautiful card, Martha! Now I have to put that type of line die on my wishlist!