Wednesday 13 June 2018

Back To Basics and Beyond...

Hi Folks,

Well its Wednesday and time for another challenge over on Back to Basics and Beyond. 

The theme is Heat Embossing.  Now I dont heat emboss as often as I should, I love the magic of the embossing powders heating and the end results!!!

Card Recipe
6 x 6 Card
Black Card
Tim Holtz Stamps (Not used these and had them over 5 years!!)
Distress Inks
Kirks Folly Embossing Powder.

Thanks for dropping by today, Im looking forward to seeing everyones makes using embossing,

Love and Sparkles,

Hazel xx

Challenges I would like to enter are...
heArtful Stamping - Anything Goes with a Stamp
Inkspirational Challenge - Power as Inspiration. (Power in the Wording and Nature)

CCEE Stampers - Use a Virgin Stamp
Retro Rubber Stamps - Old Stamps ( At least 5 years old!!)


aussie aNNie said...

Fabulous embossing card Hazel, something I have not used for ages but this is inspiring.xx

meg said...

Fantastic layout and colours, the birds and sentiment make a statement against the background

Jackie T said...

Hi Hazel this is a stunning card I love it. Take care. Hugs Jackie

Diane said...

Wonderfully created Hazel, such a pretty and peaceful scene! I had to laugh at your first time of using these stamps after having them for 5 years...that is so me LOL!!

Maria Rodriguez. said...

Love the amazing sponged strip in those amazing colors, the perfect background for your beautiful, flying birds.
The sentiment is amazing and so true.
Thank you for sharing with us at RETRO RUBBER, hope you play again next time.

Margarets designer cards said...

Fabulous card, I love your heat embossing, like you I don't do very much of it.
Your card is well designed and a gorgeous effect with the birds

Shauna said...

What a serene card! I like the strip of color and the wonderful birds and sentiment. Thanks for sharing with us at Inkspirational!
- Shauna

cuilliesocks said...

WOW totally fabulous Hazel, love your design and the H E. Great colours, Kate x x

cotnob said...

This is fabulous Hazel, great embossing.
Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob

Marianne's Craftroom said...

I don’t heat emboss enough either but I love the effect and this is very effective, great design

Wendy L said...

Very striking Hazel, gorgeous card, xxx

Debbie Mageed said...

This is such a beautiful CAS card! I love the colors you chose. Perfectly done! Thank you for playing with us at Retro Rubber and hope you will join us again soon.

Nonni said...

Beautfiful card! I love ink strips like this, they add so much interest in a card in a fast way! Beautiful CAS layout and great sentiment. Thanks for joining us at Inkspirational!