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Thursday, October 30, 2014

God Bless You

Hi guys. I've been working on some cards the past week...and finally found a few moments to post one for you. :)

I have a new (for me) Cuttlebug folder that I've been wanting to use...but haven't had much success with using it on a card. It's a border folder...and it kind of requires a focal image in the center. This is what I came up with...

I used a stamping set from Stampin Up that I absolutely LOVE!!! I stamped the image...and then cut it out...and added some dimensional foam behind the cross to lift it a bit.

I also added some vallum which I stamped with the sentiment.

LOVE how it turned out...and I'll be sure to use this sketch a lot in the future! :)

Some Challenges for my card:

4 Crafty Chicks:Anything Goes
Fairytale Stamper: Something New (embossing folder)
Daring Cardmakers: Sentimental


  1. What a great way to use that border texture - looks lovely! Thanks for joining us this week at Addicted to Stamps and More!

  2. What a beautiful card, Thecia, and I think you found the formula for what to use with this embossing folder - everything works together so nicely! Thank you for sharing this with us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge!

  3. SO gorgeous!!!! LOVE the dry embossed frame and the use of the vellum! Thanks for joining us at House of Cards! HUGS! :) Mynn xx

  4. A classic and elegant card! Thanks for joining us at House of Cards challenge blog.

  5. This is amazing, Thecla. I love the cross and the vellum. Great job! I really want you to know how genuinely grateful I am that you share your wonderful creations with us each week. It means so much to me, and I can't say thank you adequately. Have a great week, and I hope to see you share with us again soon.
    God bless you,
    Word Art Wednesday

  6. A beautiful, elegant card!
    Your new embossing folder matches so well for this card, just perfect!

    Thank you so much for showing your great card at our Fairytale Stampers Challenge!

    Good luck :-)

    xx Karola xx

  7. Thecia, this worked out beautifully. Your focal point works so well with your new embossing folder! So happy you could join us at Addicted to Stamps and More!

  8. Simple elegance. Thank you for sharing with Fairytale Stampers - Myrna (GD)


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