Saturday, December 29, 2012

Speedy Fox & Friends 140 - Tissue Paper

Good morning!!!  I hope you have been enjoying the holidays!  Except for missing my husband (he has to work this year) it's been a relaxing week at our house!  I didn't think I could stay away from my craft room but I ended up taking 5 days off!!  With a Speedy Fox & Friends challenge on Saturday I went back to the craft room to see what I could create with tissue paper!  We hope you will join in the fun this week at Speedy Fox & Friends  and use tissue paper on your craft project!

I used the stamp set "Just a Note" for the focal point and the sentiment.  This has  become one of my favorite sets!!!  I made a couple of tissue flowers but ended up using just this one and added a gem to the middle.     I also wanted to try the "cracked glass" technique again. I had a new embossing powder that was thicker but not quite as think as UTEE.  I only need 3 coats of the powder this time instead of the 4 with my regular transparent EP.

A close up shows the tiny ribbon I placed on the strip of flower DP  but then ended up covering most of it with the sentiment!!!!  You can see a little more of the cracking here too.


Thanks so much for looking and enjoy this last weekend in 2012!!!

Stamp set used in the making of this card: 
Just a Note

Supplies used: Stamp: MFP a HC - Just a Note.  Paper: MME Miss Caroline Dolled Up. Acces: Spellbinders Splendid Circles, MFT Fishtail Flags, MS lace border punch,  tissue paper, recollections gems.

8 comments:

  1. This is so very pretty! Love the tissue flower and the look of the cracked glass.

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  2. LOVE that flower! Beautiful card.

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  3. Beautiful card Angie! Lovin' that gorgeous tissue paper flower! Happy New Year!

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  4. I like the vintage look that the notes, cracked glass and paper gives it. Great job with your tissue flower.

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  5. Angie,
    What a beautiful card! I like the vintage feel and your cracked glass technique looks grand! And, your tissue flower is lovely!!

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  6. Love that tissue flower, Angie. The color is so pretty and spring-like. I have made one of those and really enjoyed it. I'm still waiting to do the cracked glass technique. Maybe I'll get around to it someday.

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