Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Opposites Attract!

Hi there. This is my second post tonight. I was on a roll making cards and this one, I may have broken a personal record in creating a card. I swear I got this one done in under 10 minutes! I really have to make CAS cards more often! LOL!

I'm entering this card for CAS-ual Fridays CFC#48 challenge, and also for Unity Stamp's Friends with Flair challenge.



The challenge was to make a card using opposite colors on the color wheel. I used yellow and purple.


I also tried out a new technique on this card. (at least it's new to me - heat embossing) Woo hoo! I picked up a heat gun and some black embossing powder over the weekend and this is my first try at it. I only used it on the "shine" stamp. I predict that this is gonna be really addictive; I may have to attend a 'paper crafters anonymous' meeting or something in the future. ☺ I used stamps from Unity's April KOM, black ink by Tsukineko, purple ink by Hampton Art and I colored the stars with a yellow marker from Marvy Uchida. The card stock is Bazzill.

Hope you enjoyed my card! Thanks for stopping by!

Chris ☺

20 comments:

Virginia L. said...

So simple yet so sweet! Awesome design! Thanks so much for playing with us at CAS-ual Fridays!

Michele Gross said...

Darling card! Heat embossing is one of my favorite techniques, you'll have lots of fun with it :) Thanks for playing along at CAS-ual Fridays!

Karen B. said...

Such a darling card. I really like how the black makes the purple and yellow shne. Thanks for playing at CAS-ual Fridays this week!

Laura Davis said...

Great work!
Thanks for playing at CAS-ual Fridays!
Laura

Crystal said...

Great CAS card, love those sentiments!

Kary said...

A wonderful CAS Card!! So pretty.

Ruby said...

Cute CAS card.

Becky Litz said...

awesome CAS card!

NoraAnne said...

Very nice CAS card :)

Linda said...

what a great CAS

mlady012 said...

Great job...I'm sure just your first bottle of embossing.

Eva said...

Fantastic CAS card!

JPScraps said...

Sweet card! I love CAS :-)

jennifer mitten said...

What a sweet CAS card....

Gwen said...

Super cute! Yeah, heat embossing is so much fun! It is down right magical!

Noelle Reese said...

Fantastic CAS card!

Julie Odil said...

Cute card. Have fun with embossing.

Barb King said...

I like this one, very nice!

veronica said...

love your CAS card. very cute.

Jocelyn Olson said...

Love, love, love the CAS designs. Glad you tried the heat embossing--it looks great!

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