Sunday, June 17, 2012

NO Father's Day card! embossed tp, of all things . . .


Nope, no Father's Day card, but it IS a card using the embossing
technique described HERE, image from the  Years Ago set by
Blockheads.  (If you don't have this set yet, just trust me on this, you
need it--well,okay, want it!)


Have you joined in the challenge hop yet?  What?  No?  You DO
realize there is $25 worth of Blockheads awesomeness at stake here,
right?  And here's a little tip--if an entry is from a dt member, we just
aren't eligible to win . . . ***sigh***

The information you need is at the "here" link above, and you can
click the blue frog face below to see the collection of entries.
Happy Father's Day, and Happy Sunday to you!

More challenges:
Gingerloft--Vintage
Speedy and Friends--Vintage
Crafty Catz--embossing
Hotshot Craft Blog--distress inks
:)

29 comments:

Cathy L. Calamas said...

Very cool technique. Beautiful card. I may have to try this today while the hubby is watching golf!!

Colleen Dietrich said...

Beautiful bkgrnd, Trisha! ONe would never know that is made from good ole TP!

Lynne Moncrieff said...

Hi
A beautiful technique and I so love the composition on your card.
Wishes
Lynne

Brenda Brown said...

Cool card and technique Trisha. Gotta have a look at those stamps if you say want and need together about them lol.
hugs {brenda] xox

Gerri Herbst said...

Great technique. Love your card today. take care, gerri

Lesley said...

Cool card, love this technique, must put that on my to do list.
Lesley♥

2amscrapper said...

seriously, tp? great image too!

Ingrid Vient said...

Cool card you got there. I wonder if you could do this technique with layers of tissue paper? Hmmmm...

Karen McAlpine said...

That folder worked great...love how it looks. Did you color after the TP was dry or when wet. Love the color! Great card!!

Marjie Kemper said...

Wow it looks awesome that way!!!! Love it!

Kate said...

Great technique! Looks good. Thanks for joining us at Speedy Fox & Friends.

trisha too said...

Karen, I spritzed it with "walnut" ink after it was dried--I'd like to try the color-it-while-it's-wet technique, though. You got some amazing results with that!

:)

Pat Garvin said...

Interesting technique I will have to try. Thanks for joining Speedy Fox and Friends.

Pat Garvin said...

Interesting technique I will have to try. Thanks for joining Speedy Fox and Friends.

Angie said...

Nice Vintage look to your card! Looks like a great technique! Thanks for joining Speedy Fox and Friends this week.

Janette said...

Really lovely card, so lovely. Thanks for sharing it with us at CraftyCatz this week.xx

Chris said...

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carol said...

Super card, Thanks for sharing your fab creation with us at CRAFTY CATZ x carol

Mynnette said...

So fabulous--LOVE how you created the texture! Must try this sometime! :)

Winnie and Patty said...

Wonderful vintage card!!! Thanks for joining us this week at Speedy Fox & Friends blog challenge!

sassy said...

what a super creation love those colours and thanks for joining us at crafty catz...hug sassyx

Jingle said...

Very lovely card!

Terry said...

Lovely use of TP!! Great card and I do love the embossing!

Diana Evans said...

oh you are so talented and creative!!! love hearing about these techniques!!!!

Designing with Debbie said...

Cool card. Very inventive. Thanks for playing along with us here at Speedy Fox and Friends challenge, we hope to see you again next week. Make sure to check out our challenge with Friends of SpeedyTV or Tutorial Time on SpeedyTV for more fun and more chances to win with Mark's Finest Papers, a Heinrich Co.

Leslie Turner said...

Oh Trisha, this is so neat! Love the design from that folder, and the color is beautiful!

Theresa said...

Interesting technique. Thanks for joning us for the vintage challenge at Speedy Fox and Friends.

BethieJ said...

What a LOVELY card!!
Thank you for joining us at Gingerloft! Have a GREAT day!

craftymum said...

Wonderful! Thank you for joining us at HSC for our Distress Inks challenge

Sarah x

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