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Thursday, May 19, 2011

Embossed Leaves

Hi every one , welcome to my room . Hope that you and yours are well  and  thank you for calling in .
Glorious day in Adelaide so a few jobs outside to do before crafting . Just managed to squeeze some time in my room before starting dinner . Curried chicken and rice . Easy as .
My really quick card today is for Less is More challenge .
I wanted to have a change from white card .

For this card I have used Old Olive and Pear Pizzazz. Handsome Hunter ink for sentiment , Three Leaves, SU. Scallop Circle Punch , 1 3/8" Circle Punch SU.  Embossing folder and cuttlebug. Border Punch, Kasz.
Took a few tries before I managed not to have the folder edge lines on the card  but it can be done !
Hope this fits the challenge .  http://simplylessismoore.blogspot.com/2011/05/week-15-one-layer-card-embossing_14.html .
Hope you like it .
Catch you later , cheers for now , Shirley-Anne.

17 comments:

Chrissy said...

Well!!....now you have to share how..lol..
How do you NOT get the lines from the folder. I have wasted many cards because of things like that....come on..dont be shy...tell me all...lol
I have this folder and I love it. Love your embossing in green..very effective.

Luv CHRISSYxx

Doreen said...

Gorgeous embossing on this Shirley-Anne.xxx

Kathyk said...

A lovely elegant card

Kathyk

Chrissie said...

I love this embossing folder and the colour you have chosen suits it perfectly!
Thanks so much for being such a loyal LIMette.
Chrissie
Lady LIM
"Less is More"

Monica said...

What a brilliant embossing folder that is, Shirley-Anne... and the sentiment with the leaves looks great. Love your card.

xxx Monica

Lisa Jane said...

Gorgeous embossing .. and love the little stamped image
Lisa x

Jane said...

You're right it is nice to have a different colour to white in less is more, the shades of green all great together. 4 more xmas cards for your challenge tonight.

Annmaree (Emu) said...

Love the embossing folder, and great matching stamp, so cute!

Rita said...

Fantastic Embossing. Your card is Stunning. Rita xx

Mandi said...

I have this embossing branch folder, its FAB
As is your card
Thank so much
Diva LIM mandi
Less is More

Zoechaos said...

So special love this XOXO Zoe

Elizabeth, The Shepherdess said...

Very effective technique, Shirley-Anne!Thanks for a nother piece of inspiration!

Susan said...

The color you've used is perfect for that great embossing folder! Great card!

Teresa said...

Hi Shirley-Anne, Love your cards and this one is no exception. This card is elegant and beautiful and makes me want to try my hand at "less is more" too! Love the embossing and the colour of the card. Happy Crafting, Hugs, Teresa x

Mary J said...

Gorgeous Shirley-Anne! So elegant and that green is so calming - beautiful!

Sandy said...

Great colours - love the embossing. I've added another 2 Christmas cards for the challenge.
Sandy

Faith A said...

Really like this and such a change not to have white, a lovely card