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Sunday, January 5, 2014

Happy New Year w/ Chalk & Paper Piercing Card

For Artic Fox OSAAT DT Ch194 click here.  

Created this New Year card using:
1. Stampin' Up Occasions Paper Piercing on the sentiment tag which you can see best in close up below
2. SU Teeny Tiny Wishes sentiment 
3. Cuttlebug D'vine Swirl embossing folder
4. Stamp N Plus Gold Nugget chalk on the embossing

Supplies List 

chalk: Stamp N Plus Golden Nugget
embossing: Cuttlebug D'vine Swirl emb fold
ink: VersaFine Onyx Black
paper: cardstock - white
Stampin' Up: stamp - Teeny Tiny Wishes sentiment, paper piercing - Occasions Pack

Entering this into the following challenges:

1/5 MFP Friends of Speedy TV Ch 105 New Year's Card w/ Chalk & Paper Piercing 5E(#1) 12/30

1/6 Loves Rubber Stamps Ch84 New Year Resolution UE 12/31
   New Year Resolution - Use Paper Piercing more

1/10 Glitter N Sparkle Ch66 Anything Goes 3E(#2) 1/5
1/10 Jos Scrap Shack FFC#31 Happy New Year 3E(#1) 1/3

1/12 Stamped Blessings New Beginnings 2E(#1) 1/5

1/31 Crafty Calendar Ch - Let's Celebrate 3E(#2) 1/4


  1. I like how you used the chalk on your card Melissa and the paper piercing as well - I have several paper piercing templates and I really should be using them more often - so many supplies and so little time is all I can say -HA! This is lovely and I wish you the best in winning the prize offered at MFP - enjoy your day dear friend and keep on crafting - it is brrrrrr here! I might take a picture and put in on my blog today

  2. Congratulations for entering the challenge at FOSTV - way to go - you did a great job Melissa - and I believe it is a WINNER! Have a happy day! Gail

  3. I like the piercing...almost looks stitched.

  4. Beautiful card and I love the gold embossing! Thanks so much for sharing your talents with us at Loves Rubber Stamps Challenges and look forward to seeing more of your lovely creations again soon. Have a beautiful week! Laura

  5. What a fab card Melissa, I am loving that gold chalk! Your pierced banner looks great as does the embossing. Thanks for joining us at Jo's FFC;-)

  6. I like your embossing folder - I have this one and don't use it enough! I've never done the chalk before but would love to try. Thank you for joining us at Glitter n Sparkle for our Anything Goes challenge. Best of luck in the draw!

    KT Fit Kitty
    Glitter n Sparkle DT

  7. And another lovely card. I really like the effect the gold embossing gives on the embossed card. Thanks again for playing along with Loves Rubberstamps.


  8. Love the color and the embossing. :) Thank you for this entry on Jo's Funday Friday Challenge

  9. you just reminded me I have this embossing folder..had forgotten all about it ...thanks :) great card.. Thanks for sharing with us at Glitter n Sparkle - Vic, DT x