Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Congratulations Card for CAS-ual Fridays Stamps

Hello everyone!! Happy Hump Day!!

Today it is my turn for some CAS-ual Fridays Stamps inspiration. I used two of the new stamp sets from the March release to created a Congratulations card.


I started off by stamping a border using the "Modern Petals" stamp set with oxide ink on black card stock. I spritzed a bit of water onto the the card and then used a heat tool to dry it. I did not get the effect that I wanted so I then used white and silver mist and basically threw it over the card front.


While that was drying, I stamped and heat embossed a sentiment from the "So Pretty" stamp set on a white card stock strip.


I then mounted it over a piece of silver Washi tape on the top of the black card front using foam adhesive.


My last step was to add a star that I had on my desk that was cut out using the CAS-ual Fridays "Fun-Fetti Fri-dies." I have to say that lately, this die set has been my favorite for little additions to my cards!!


I added a few dots of silver glitter glue to finish the card off. While the oxide treatment didn't go as planned, I like the way the card came out. I have a particular friend that has some great stuff going for him lately and I want him to know how happy I am for him.

All the new stamps can be found at the CAS-ual Fridays Stamp Store. Use my code nora2017 to get 15% off your next order!!



I thank you for stopping by today. Have a FABULOUS day!!!


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8 comments:

~amy~ said...

Super lovin' this.

Inkyfingers said...

I love how you built up the pattern for this striking card Nora. I always think black cards are so elegant and the silver embossing adds to that.

Lisa Elton said...

Terrific artistic card Nora!!

Barb Ghig said...

Another awesome card, Nora! I love how you used your oxide ink with this pattern, and how you added the white and silver mist! Your friend is going to love this card!

Kim Heggins said...

Amazing card....what an incredible background you created, stunning.

Cornelia (fun stamping) said...

Perfect stamping and I love your artsy touch with the splatters!

Kim S said...

I love your graphic look - and it's softened beautifully with your splatters and little star!

Hannelie said...

Another beauty!