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Thursday, May 5, 2016

Let's Chill Lemons Card

Created this card using a Spellbinder circle die and lining up the cutting plates on the Sizzix to only cut 1/2 the circle to complement the lemon wedge shape.

Distressed the embossing by sanding & using Distress Ink. Used Distress Ink on paper distressed edges.

Added flower gems.

Supplies List

adhesive: foam, Scotch ATG
embossing: Cuttlebug Preserves emb folder
gems: the Paper Studio flowers 
Glossy accents: added to drink
Hero Arts: stamp - CL438 - drink, sentiment 
ink: VersaFine Onyx Black
machine: Sizzix 
paper:  cardstock -yellows, Darice Yellow - Flowers, Hexagon
Spellbinder: die - Nest Classic Circle - used Sizzix cutting plates lined up
   to only cut 1/2 the circle shape 

Tim Holtz: Distress Ink - squeezed lemonade  
   stencil - THMST006 Mini Stencil Set 6  flower pattern - behind the 3 half-circles in center
 tool - paper distresser, sander 
tools: MISTI

Entering this into the following challenges:  

5/8  Die Cuttin Divas Ch264 May Sketch  3E(#2) 5/3


5/8  Stamped Blessings May Day      2E(#1)  5/1  
   May Day - I went with a chilled drink, lemons theme for my May Day

5/11  DRS Ch 225 Hot Trends So Distressed  UE  5/5   
   sanded the embossing & used TH Distress Ink, used TH Distress Ink on paper distressed edges

5/29 A Blog Named Hero Tone on Tone Ch  tot5combch  5E(#25/1  tone - yellows

5/31  Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper May 2016 Ch  UE  5/1


  1. Lovely card.
    Thank you for sharing at Allsorts challenge this week and good luck x Susan x

  2. What a pretty card!!! Love the pretty embossing!! Thanks for joining us at DCD this week!

  3. Love all the yellow! Awesome card, the embossing along the edge looks great!
    Thanks for joining us at Die Cuttin Divas this week!

  4. cute card! I like how you tore the circles in half. Thank you for playing along with us at DRS Designs!

  5. That embossing border is the BOMB! Love how you created all the half circles to mimic the lemon wedges!! Thank you for joining us at A Blog Named Hero!
    ~Michele, DT

  6. Great card - a fun card, so well designed.

    Thanks for joining us at Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge too.

    Helen x