For my first card, I used some LCI woodgrain cardstock that I misted with Mister Huey's gold mist. I also added a Heidi Swapp resist chipboard heart that I pressed into my Brilliance Galaxy Gold for some more gold shimmer.
Paper: SU Basic Gray, LCI woodgrain
Misc: PTI Wonderful Words hello die, Heidi Swapp mistable heart, Mister Huey's gold mist
For my next card, I grabbed my pack of Studio Calico Speech Bubbles wood veneers (from the Snippets collection) and pressed one of them into my beloved Brilliance Galaxy Gold ink pad. Love this ink!!
I stamped my nephew's name using Versafine Black Onyx using Lawn Fawn stamps - alpha stamps are great for personalizing cards!
Zing powder combined with Versamark and PTI's Irresistible Ikat set. Very simple but striking patterns in this set.
Hero Arts Joy Ride) underneath it since he loves scooting so much! I know he will appreciate it and my sister can use it for her scrapbook. I'll add some baker's twine to it and a glue dot or three on the back so it's all ready for her.
Tip for stamping on wood - use pigment inks NOT dye inks unless you want the ink to bleed .... ask me how I know!?
Paper: Staples 110lb white
Stamps: Lawn Fawn Claire's ABCs
Ink: Versamark, Versafine Black Onyx, Brilliance Galaxy Gold
Misc: Zing embossing powder (gold), Studio Calico Speech Bubbles wood veneers
Tag - wooden tag (Impress rubber stamps), Lawn Fawn Claire's ABCs, Versafine Black Onyx, Fresh steel blue ink, Hero Arts Joy Ride
One more card to go - when I make cards for a challenge or hop, I like to pull a bunch of supplies that might work and then just build up my stash. Why not, right?
I have seen this technique before with the full alphabet die cut out and then just a few letters highlighted in some way. Thought I would give it a go with 'hi' and had a piece of gold shimmer card stock already cut out to use the alpha die cuts.
Glossy Accents for shine.
foam dots behind and popped the panel up onto a piece of white card stock which served as my base. I made the gold card stock basically reach down top and bottom and only had it matted with white on the sides for a bit of a different effect.
Here you can see the shine from the shimmery paper and the Glossy Accents a bit better:
Paper: Recollections gold shimmer, Staples 110lb white, scrap red patterned paper
Misc: PTI Outline Alphabet die set, Glossy Accents, foam dots
If you are looking for some crafty supplies, check out my sale page here to see if anything catches your eye. I've got grid journalling cards, an impression plate and some stamps!