Creativity: Simply the act of making something new

Monday, February 1, 2010

ThankU4Music

I wanted to make a thank u for my best friend who had taken me to a concert for my b-day... so, naturally I wanted it musically delicious... I struggled with the music paper and in the end made my own..(xerox copy of sheet music and a lot of distressing makes for some really good musical patterned paper)..  Embossed with CB swiss dots & floral screen...sentiment off BB and although hard to see in pic the words are slightly standing and that was thanks to applying a little glossy accents behind lettering... (i luv glossy accents)... also used a fiskars border punch & MM eyelets... TFL!

Challenges:
My Grafico - eyelets
Ooh la la - distressing
Crafty Ann's - metal (eyelets)
Frosted Designs - embossing

12 comments:

  1. its an amazing card, thanks for playing with us this week over at MyGrafico

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  2. A beautiful, soft card Kim. So glad you joined us at OLL. Hugs xx

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  3. Beautiful card Kim, well done on the music paper - it's really effective, you'll never be stuck for a bp again. Thank you for sharing this idea with us at Crafty Ann's.
    Ann x

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  4. What a lovely gift for your friend - it's beautiful!! Thank you for joining in with us on Cute Card Thursday. Lol Lynn ♥

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  5. Pretty! Thanks for playing along at My Grafico!

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  6. Love the collage look on your card! A perfect thank you for the concert!

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  7. This is beautiful. Thank you for sharing it with us at Crafty Ann's challenge.
    Beryl xx

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  8. Fabulous card love it thank you so much for joining our challenge at Crafty Ann's

    Hugs
    Lorraine x

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  9. Really lovely card clever idea and such beautiful subtle colours
    Thank you so much for joining us at Ooh la La this week I hope we see you again
    Wendi

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  10. I love that big flower image! Beautiful. Great use of brads. Thanks for joining us at MyGrafico.
    Rachel B

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  11. Great card!!! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Our Creative Corner.

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  12. The final product was certainly worth all the effort! I love your musical notes paper... it turned out great! This is a beautiful card! Thanks for playing along at Frosted Designs!
    Barb

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