Who has the button? Twisted Sketches Card Sketch 4

A monochromatic friends card

For this card, I started with DCWV textured card stock and cut it to 5″x 11.5″. Using the cuttlebug with the Textile embossing folder, emboss one end. Using the largest labels 6 die from Spellbinders (remember to change your plates in the CB!), cut the textured end halfway to make the scallop but not the whole label. Fold from the untextured end up 3.5″, score and then again, placing the scalloped, textured end on top. Using Spiced Marmalade distress ink from Ranger, highlight the textured areas and distress to suit you. Ribbon is from Portafolio as is the flower. The sentiment (source unknown–thanks Nikki K! for the stamp!) was stamped with Pallette Hybrid ink in Black and the sentiment strip was distressed and edged with Spiced Marmalade. The rose is a button from Favorite Findings. Enjoy and check out the sketch here :
http://www.twistedsketches.com/2010/04/twisted-cards-004.html. The twist is Button so dig ’em out and get crafty! 😉  A favorite will be chosen by sketch 10 so come play along and be sure to leave a comment so we can take a peak at your beautiful work!


7 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Annette Taylor
    Apr 24, 2010 @ 16:40:52

    Beautiful card 🙂 I could play with buttons all day 🙂


  2. Allison
    Apr 25, 2010 @ 12:09:20

    Love this color choice and the textile folder was a brill idea! Great composition!


  3. Nancy
    Apr 25, 2010 @ 21:40:32

    Such a beautiful card! wonderful job on this week’s twisted card sketch!!!


  4. Linda
    Apr 30, 2010 @ 23:11:17

    Another great card! Great cuttlebug idea and the colors are fabulous! I am going to try to play this week. . .



  5. LeeAnne
    May 20, 2010 @ 12:29:48

    Beautiful! Thanks for sharing your technique, as well. Good ideas here.


  6. Vicky
    Nov 12, 2011 @ 21:28:29

    this is great! I’m not sure how you are able to just cut one end of the card though. I just can’t get my head around it :s


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