Thursday, 16 June 2016

Hello - Feathers n Foil square 6" card - day 167 of my 366 day challenge


Hello - Feathers n Foil square 6" card - 
day 167 of my 366 day challenge]

Hi Craft addicts!

Today's card is a quick and easy card to make using the foiling function on the TODO machine.

 Hello - Feathers n Foil square 6" card
So I first of all foiled a piece of red Adorable Scorable cardstock with gold foil using the "Feathers" Hot foil and Letterpress template from TODO (I used all of them in a random pattern). As the experts say, you really do need to learn your machine as I had to try a couple of times before I was happy with the result.

Using one of the Tattered Lace "Pin dot circles" dies, I then cut the card so that you can see most of the feathers.  I also cut out a jagged edged square (approx 5")  in black card (American Crafts this time) using one of the pre-installed shapes in the Brother Scan n Cut and glued it to the front of a 6" white card.

I attached the main topper using foam pads in the middle of the background and thought for a bit of fun, I would add the "pheasant"  to the top right hand corner and three "Apple Green" Nuvo crystal drops to the left hand one.

I felt it needed something else, so glued the sentiment "Hello" in white card to the centre of it.

And there you are....a bright and cheerful card which I have made using hot foil.

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Products and items you may need to make this card
  • 6" white card and envelope - from Hunkydory
  • Feathers Hot foil and Letterpress template dies from TOD (Create and Craft)
  • Red Adorable Scorable cardstock from Hunkydory
  • Jagged edged square from the Brother Scan n Cut pre installed templates
  • Black cardstock (Lynda Chapman's black card from Creative Crafting World) or American Crafts card
  • Apple Green crystal drops from Nuvo (Tonic Studios)
  • Cosmic Shimmer PVA glue
  • Collall All Purpose Glue
  • Foam Pads from either Stix2 or Hunkydory

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