Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Yellow Rose Birthday

Over at Stamp TV Gina K. has a video showing how to do the wax paper embossing resist. I thought her card so pretty that I had to try it for myself. I chose for this card an embossing folder from Die'sire called Ornate Butterflies.

 I purchased this folder from Crafter's Companion some time ago so I am not sure if it is still available or not, but I am sure you can find an embossing folder in your supply that would work as well.


And, the wax paper gives it so much texture that you don't notice the butterflies as much but instead see all the design created from the resist. I sponged my resist background with Gina K. Designs Honey Mustard ink. The roses, leaves and sentiment are from the Gina K. Designs Frames and Flowers 2 set. I first stamped the roses in Gina K. Designs Sweet Corn and then did the over stamped image with the Honey Mustard. The leaves were first stamped with Gina K. Designs Grass Green and then over stamped with Gina K. Designs Christmas Pine. I also used Gina K. Designs Honey Mustard and White card stocks for the card.


The sentiment was stamped in black on white card stock and then die cut with Coved Rectangle Scallop Die. I then die cut a layer of Honey Mustard for it before I added it to the card. The ribbon die was also cut from white card stock and added to the design.


Cheery Lynn Dies  used:
Coved Rectangle-Scalloped XM-11
Allison's Ribbons B335

I am entering this in the following challenges:
Double D's Blog Challenge
Scrapy Land Blog Challenge
Stamp TV Mix It Up Monday Challenge

Well, I enjoyed making this yesterday afternoon and evening. But I did not get around to photographing it until today. And, with some household chores needing to be finished first I am just now getting it posted to my blog.

My day is going great and I hope yours is as well. Until next time, take care.

God bless,
Verna

15 comments:

  1. Gosh I haven't done that technique in a long time ... I saw Gina K's post on it but just didn't take the time to do it yet ... you have inspired me to GET BUSY! LOL! This is beautiful ... you did a wonderful job! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D ‘YELLOW’ Challenge! We hope you’ll come back often.

    Darlene
    DOUBLE D Challenge Blog
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS

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  2. Very pretty and wonderful details! Love what you have done with the technique! Hope you are enjoying a great week. Thanks for the inspiration! Hugs, de

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  3. Pretty great outcome on that technique. It's intriguing, and I want to try it. LOVE your colors and the design. Really pretty card, and you mailed that waxed paper gig.

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  4. Hi Verna! You did such a beautiful job on this wax technique! I love your roses! Gina has such well made video tutorials and makes everything look so easy! Just a few days back I was watching the oldie but goodie video when she used the dress form using this technique, then voila - it's on her site, updated with crinkles!!!

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  5. Your background looks fantastic! It looks so pretty in the honey mustard. I'm going to need to give this technique a try!

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  6. Love your background and your roses. Fabulous card, Verna.

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  7. Your card is beautiful. I love it

    Kathleen

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  8. Beautiful card! Love that technique and you have pulled it off perfectly! thank you for joining the anything Goes challenge at Scrapy Land. Hugs! Sara Emily Guest DT

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  9. Beautiful card and a fabulous technique!! I love the yellow Roses! Thank you for joining Double D for our 'Yellow' challenge!
    Diane DD DT

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  10. Great card Verna! The background came out so well. Great choice of colors and that little ribbon die looks like real ribbon! Fabulous job.

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  11. Lovely card this the yellow roses and the background. Congrats on your win this week at the Mod Squad.

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  12. Such a pretty card, Verna. So sorry I haven't been around much. I'm playing catch up now.
    x Asha

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  13. Great technique....what a pretty result!

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  14. Oh this is so beautiful!! I just finished watching this video and creating some background papers too!!

    Your card is really lovely!! I just love this color combo : ) Beautifully done Verna!

    Patti

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  15. What an elegant card!!! So so pretty!
    Thank you for joining our Anything Goes challenge at Scrapy Land!
    Hugs

    Samra DT
    Paper Talk with Samra

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