Monday, September 3, 2012

Silvery Melon Mambo

My online friend, Mindy Backes, and a few of HER friends have created a brand-new challenge blog, Fab Friday.  They posted their first card sketch this past Friday, and here's my card.  I am still struggling with getting good photos - really need to construct some sort of light box : /  Pardon the glares and shadows:


 
It's hard to tell in this photo, but I heat embossed the stamped image from Elements of Style in silver EP onto black cardstock, and added a touch of Silver Glimmer paper for the one little layer.  Colors used are Melon Mambo and Basic Black.  I didn't add a sentiment because there was just so much going on with this card & all the textures.  Trust me, it looks better "for real"!
 
Off to enter my card!  Play along with Fab Friday - challenges are ADDICTING!
 
Happy stampin'!
 
Jeni

7 comments :

  1. I love the black main panel w/ the silver embossing! I bet it totally sparkles in real life! Great job on the sketch! Thanks for playing along with us at Fab Friday!

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  2. Jeni, this is beautiful! I love the embossed scallops and the silver embossed image. Just gorgeous! Thanks for playing along with us at Fab Friday!

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  3. Jeni! I'm so happy you could play with us at Fab Friday! This is so elegant that it doesn't even need a sentiment! Love the embossing! Thanks for playing!

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    1. Thanks!! Playing along with Fab Friday is ALMOST as good as getting to stamp with you in person, which would be uber-cool!!

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  4. Thanks for joining us at Fab Friday! Great job with the colors - so very pretty!

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