De-Stressing Before the Holidays

Here is a birthday card I made today using a bit of distressing to de-stress before the holidays are upon us.  Wow, is it really only 2 weeks until Thanksgiving?

11-11-13 Distress

 

Supplies:

  • Peacock and patterned papers (PaperSource)
  • Light blue paper (Bazzil)
  • White card stock is Georgia Pacific Image Plus
  • Gold embossing powder (Recollections)
  • Various Verses and Follow Your Dreams stamp sets (Gina K.)
  • Ribbon (Michael’s)
  • Petals embossing folder (Crafts-Too)
  • Classic Ovals LG, Lacey Ovals and Foliage (Spellbinders)
  • Advanced Tape Glider and Mounting Tape (Scotch)

The long strip of paper was torn before I embossed it.  The peacock (teal), light blue and patterned paper ovals were all cut with the Lacey Ovals die and then trimmed with scissors.  I did a bit of scuffing around the ovals using some fine sandpaper to distress a bit.  This was done for the Friends of Speedy TV challenge on MFP SpeedyTV.

Thanks for spending some time with me.

Advertisements

Published by

Golda

I am a child of God, wife, mother, daughter, sister and friend. My favorite things to do are: read, make cards and candles, share what I've learned.

8 thoughts on “De-Stressing Before the Holidays”

Thanks for leaving a comment!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s