7/04/2017

CAS Mix Up Card Challenge - thanks

It's July, and time for a new CAS Mix Up Challenge
I'm pretty new to this Challenge, but it's already one of my favorite ones. It introduces me to new media and shows me how to use it. It's so fun to try new things every month!



Here's my card - stamping, tissue paper, die-cutting:



I love the colored tissue paper texture. It looks and feels like Washi paper.
I splattered Gold Perfect Pearl over the colored tissue paper, and pasted it on the white panel. I die-cut a leaf image out from the panel, framed the panel, and raised it with foam tape. 



I went overboard today and made a bunch of colored tissue paper, so I'm looking forward to using it for future cards! 😃


Stamp: Vintage Leaves, Endless Thanks (Stampin' Up!)
Paper: Whisper White (Stampin' Up!), Tissue Paper
Ink: Distress Ink (Mustard Seed, Spiced Marmalade - Ranger), Mossy Meadow (Stampin' Up!)
Accessories: Leaflets Framelits Dies (Stampin' Up!), Deckled Rectangles Large Dies (Spellbinders), Perfect Pearls (Gold - Ranger), Foam Tape (3M)

Many thanks for visiting me!

14 comments:

  1. I love how you die cut the colored tissue and stamped the leaf in the negative space Hideko - the Gold Perfect Pearls adds a nice touch of glitter to your card - I'm so glad you are enjoying the CAS Mix Up challenge each month and thank you for joining us! Julia xx

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    1. Thanks so much for your kind comments, Julia!

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  2. Love your design Hideko! Creating a leaf aperture on your tissue card front and then in-setting your stamped leaf is so cool! Glad you are having fun with tissue paper. Thanks for sharing with us at CAS Mix Up!

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    1. Thanks to your informative & inspiring tutorial video, Loll!

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  3. This is so pretty, Hideko! Love the color and the die cut leaf! Can't wait to see more of your pretty tissue paper backgrounds! Thanks so much for sharing this with us at CAS Mix Up!

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    1. Thank you, Bonnie! Hoping to make more cards this weekend!

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  4. GORGEOUS!! I really like how you die cut the tissue layer too and raised it up...very eye catching! :0)

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    1. Thank you, Marcia! Your cards are gorgeous too!

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  5. Beautiful textured tissue paper background for your black and white die cut leaf, Hideko. Hopefully we see more of your tissue paper finished cards my friend. The tissue paper backgrounds are addicting! TFS and joining us at CAS Mix Up. Hugs..

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    1. Thank you for your sweetness, as always, Nancy! Yes, I'm looking forward to playing with the tissue paper this weekend. I'd love to share my card here again when I'm finished. Hideko :-)

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  6. Yes I love the challenge too...makes you try things and yes I have lots of tissue paper 'experiments' to use later on. Love the yellow tissue paper with the splats of gold. Great idea to die cut it and raise it up. Also love how you left the leaf un-coloured. Striking card x

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    1. Thanks so much for your kind words, Mac! Looking forward to seeing many more of your beautiful creations in this challenge! Hideko

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  7. Stunning Hideko, rich and elegant! The perfect pearls gives beautiful nuances to the yellow tissue paper. Love the composition too :D
    Thanks for joining us at CAS Mix Up! xx

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    1. Thank you for your sweet comments, Joanna!

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