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Thursday, January 16, 2020

{Spotlight Project} Make It Masculine With Deepti



Hello friends! Deepti here and welcome to my very first Spotlight feature for the year 2020. Today I am focusing on a couple of masculine cards. These cards are simple yet striking because of some metallic tones. I used patterned papers as the core to my designs. Let me show you...


Step 1 - I cut out to panels from grey card stock that will form the card base. I also picked up the patterned papers. I chose copper, browns and grey shades of patterned paper.



At this step I also decided to choose the stamps for my cards. A candle and a cupcake.

Step 2 - I then stamped the candle and cupcake on patterned paper. I fussy cut the candles and paper pieced the cupcake.




Step 3 - I decided for the birthday sentiments that I will use and heat embossed it with white embossing powder. I also added a pearl pigment splatter at this point.


Step 4 - I also went over with a black marker along the edges of fussy cut pieces for a clean look. Finally I adhered all the pieces together to make my cards.


Here is a closeup into each card...




  
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That finishes my spotlight feature :) I hope you enjoyed it and will give this a try.
Happy paper crafting!

14 comments:

  1. Fabulous, Deepti....I love these!! I had to PIN!
    <3 J

    jwoolbright at gmail dot com
    HerPeacefulGarden.blogspot.com

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  2. Great use of the papers, love the tones and your masculine cards are wonderful x.

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  3. Great designs using the masculine papers.

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  4. I love these cards. That is such a great idea to make the candles and cupcake in more masculine colors and patterns.

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  5. Great cards...like the combo of solid and patterned papers you used. tfs

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  6. fabulous cards Deepti - love the white flames on the candles - they really stand out!
    Blessings
    Maxine

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  7. I love the idea of using the paper as the frosting and the candle colors. Seems simple, but something I had not thought to try. Great cards! TFS

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  8. These are fabulous!!! I LOVE the papers and colors you used and the paper piecing is awesome!!

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  9. Such simple ideas, but soooo stunning! I love these. Thanks for the inspiration.
    Cath x

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