Bring On the Cake – Sneak Peek!

 

Today’s card is a VERY belated birthday card for my cousin, Jayleen!  It also showcases one of the new stamp sets, “Bring On the Cake”, from the new Occasions Mini catalog!  It’s a set of 13 wonderful new birthday sentiments.  I can never have enough birthday stamps to choose from :).

The color scheme comes from the Color Coach – Basic Gray, Cajun Craze, and Baja Breeze (paired with Not Quite Navy).  I just cut strips of card stock in varying sizes and adhered them to the Not Quite Navy background.  Then I ran them through my Big Shot with the Square Lattice embossing folder and a shim created of 2 pieces of the cardboard backing to our DSP.  The extra shim gives the effect of inlaid embossing.

For the final touches, I added a couple of jumbo eyelets and I colored in the ‘I’ and the exclamation point to highlight a little bit of the stamp.  What do you think?

Stamp Sets  Bring On the Cake
Ink  Not Quite Navy, Daffodil Delight
Paper  Not Quite Navy, Basic Gray, Cajun Craze, Baja Breeze, Whisper White
Accessories  Square Lattice Embossing Folder, Pewter Jumbo Eyelets, Stampin’ Dimensionals

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