4/05/2016

PP289: A Theme Challenge from Laurie


The theme of this week's Paper Players challenge is Western.




Here's my card.




This was my first time to make a Western-themed card.
I incorporated a few cowboy factors in the card - a red bandanna, a leather belt, and a bolo tie. It was fun making the card!


I used Core'dinations cardstock and sanding block to create the belt, and used Chrystal Effects to make a punched-out circle look like turquoise.




Stamp: Horse Frontier
Paper:Real Red, Chocolate Chip (Core'dinations), Glimmer Paper (Silver), Tempting Turquoise, Going Places DSP Pack
Ink:Early Espresso
Accessories: Beautifully Baroque EF, Sanding System, Ovals Collection Framelits, Itty Bitty Accents Punch Pack, 1/4" Circle Punch, Cording Trim (Silver), Crystal Effects, Dimentionals

 Thanks for visiting me today!

4 comments:

  1. That tie is AWESOME! So clever, I love it! Thanks for "roundin' up" a card for the Western challenge at The Paper Players this week!

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    1. Thank you very much for your "western" kind words, Laurie! Your theme was great!

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  2. What a great masculine card! I love the embossing and the print in the patterned paper, and the sentiment is just perfect! Thanks so much for sharing with us this week at The Paper Players!

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    1. Thanks so much, Sandy! I was looking for western shirt color/patterned paper, but I was not able to find any in my stash, so I'm glad to hear you liked this pattern.

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