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Masculine card: Aspen Trees

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Each week some of the Art With Heart team are joining  the Colour Creations Blog Hop to bring you creative inspiration showcasing our range of 50+ gorgeous Stampin’ Up! colours in alphabetical order.

Week 18 – Early Espresso

Today is the final day of Sale•a•bration for 2022.

The largest die from the Aspen Trees dies is used to cut the Early Espresso card front. Behind this, I glued a piece of the 2022-2024 In Color Glimmer Paper. I stamped the dots/speckles in the same colour ink around the edges of the card front.

Aspen Trees for Early Espresso CCBH by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia 2022

The sentiment from the Charming Sentiments Bundle is stamped in Versamark ink, White Emboss Powder added and heat set, before using the coordinating die to cut it out. This was added with Black Mini Dimensionals. I die cut two leaves in the Distressed Gold Specialty Paper, and one in Early Espresso card and these are adhered with glue. A small piece of Linen Thread is added behind the sentiment. To finish off I added some Brushed Metallic Adhesive Backed Dots.

Aspen Trees for Early Espresso CCBH by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia 2022 close up

On the inside, I placed a Basic White card insert and repeated the dots/speckles around the edge, but I stamped off before onto the white card, so it toned it down. I placed two more of the leaves to the bottom corner.

Aspen Trees for Early Espresso CCBH by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia 2022 side

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9 thoughts on “Masculine card: Aspen Trees”

  1. Really lovely card Kate! Love the glimmer paper behind the die. Not sure I would have chosen that for masculine, but it looks lovely! Your sprig of leaves is the perfect embellishment! Very nice!

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  2. A beautiful beautiful card Kate. I love your choice of the Aspen Tree die cut with the Shimmer paper behind. The addition of the Distressed Gold leaves is delightful. Your card both inside and out is gorgeous. Xxx

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