Hubby’s birthday is coming up, and like other birthdays in my family, I usually make at least three cards for each birthday person. I’m sure this card will be nabbed by someone to use.
This is a very simple card, but I think it’s a great masculine card. Before I did anything else, I turned on my Go Press and Foil machine, so it would be hot when I was ready to use it.
I began with a black card base, which I scored using my Couture Creations scoring board. ( FYI, I always like to pull a colour out of the design paper I’m using, or failing that, something else on the card.)
Using my Couture Creations Mini Guillotine, I cut a slightly smaller piece of design paper from the Gentleman’s Emporium Collection, to allow a slight border around all edges. I then glued that down.
I cut out the Birthday Wishes die, using black cardstock. It was now time for the Go Press and Foil machine.
Using Driftwood heat activated foil, I cut, foil and embossed the following:
1) The word “Awesome” from the new Delightful Sentiments Cut, Foil and Emboss dies (available August 2019). I cut this on white cardstock.
2) The largest of the Nesting Crystal Set from the new Framework Cut, Foil and Emboss dies (available September 2019). I cut this on black cardstock.
The latter I glued down first, then added then added “Awesome” over the top. Lastly I added the Birthday Wishes mini die, again in black cardstock.
As you can see, it was quite simple, but very effective. I hope you give it a try.
Couture Creations Products Used:
CO726967 – Cut, Foil & Emboss Die – Awesome
CO726812 – Gentleman’s Emporium 6×6 Paper Pad
CO726064 – Foil – Driftwood
C0726764 – Framework Cut, Foil and Emboss Dies – Nesting Crystal Set
C0726088 – Couture Creations Mini Die – Birthday Wishes
C0726343 – Couture Creations Mini Guillotine
CO726342 – Couture Creations 12×12 Scoring Board
C0726520 – Go Power & Emboss Machine
Thanks for stopping by today. I hope you enjoyed my creation!