Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Brushed Gold

Hello and happy Wednesday to you! I was playing with a little metallic paint this morning and created a one layer Christmas card. I wrote out all my Christmas cards last night and got them all addressed to mail out. That is a good feeling.
 My card started with a 110 lbs, top folding card base. This is usually Neenha Solar White or Papertrey Ink white card stock. I brushed some metallic acrylic paint down the top edge, let dry then dry embossed the two lines on my Martha Stewart board. Finally I stamped the the greeting from Stamplorations in Versamark ink and heat embossed with gold detail powder. After I took the first picture I added a few white Nuvo drops. I was not sure I liked them but they are there now. lol. The clear might have been a better option.

This card will fit several challenges going on right now. They are all listed below.
Thanks for stopping by, Sue.




SSS Anything Goes Challenge


Working my Holiday Stash



3 comments:

  1. Beautiful, crisp and totally elegant one layer card Sue. Great take on the challenge with a wonderful amount of interest. Thanks for all of your support at Less is More and good luck with DT call x

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  2. What a super one layer card! Love it! Thanks for playing along with us at AAA Cards!

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  3. Beautiful and elegant Christmas card, Sue. The effect from the acrylic paint is very pretty. Thanks for playing at AAA Cards challenges.

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