Friday, May 23, 2014

White on White (on a bit of Sahara Sand)

Sara is our hostess this week at The Friday Mashup and she has a lovely challenge for us.


Our challenge was to create a project with trees and embossing (heat or dry). I chose to do a whole bunch of dry embossing! I saw these really funky trees at a store not too long ago, on some super awesome pillows... Unfortunately, the pillows didn't match my decor, so they didn't come home with me ;)

I embossed panels of Whisper White with various embossing folders and then cut them out freehand in different tree-like shapes. The pillow had patterned 'trees' and then solid circles in them, so I mimicked that with some un-embossed white circles.

The tree trunks were cut from a piece of Whisper White that I had stamped with the Hardwood background stamp. A little anniversary greeting was stamped at the top in Sahara sand. 

Check out the challenge this week:
  1. Create a project with "Trees"
  2. Create a project with "Heat or Dry Embossing"
  3. Or Mash it Up and create a project with "Embossing and Trees"

We would love to see what you create this week.

Thanks for stopping by today!

-Tara
xox


Supplies:
Stamps: Hardwood, Teeny Tiny Wishes
Paper: Whisper White CS, Sahara Sand CS
Ink: Sahara Sand
Tools: Argyle EF, Perfect Polka Dots EF, Argyle EF, Decorative Dots EF, Arrows EF, 1" Circle punch, 3/4" Circle punch

4 comments:

  1. How unbelievably creative, Tara. So much texture and WOW with a white card. The Sahara sand is just great on it as well. I stared for quite a time at this beauty:)

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  2. Tara, your card is so cool! I love white on white and how you combined the trees and embossing together...fabulous!
    Sara

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  3. Wow, your card is stunningly beautiful! Love the textured trees.

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  4. Wow Tara, what a fabulous card! The white is really striking! I cant believe you cut those freehand, dang, I am definitely not that creative LOL Fantastic interpretation of the challenge!

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Thank you for your comments and encouragements! They mean the world to me!

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