Monday, August 19, 2013

Make It Mailable

It's Monday, and time for another Make It Mailable card!  The Thankful Tablescapes kit is packed full of goodies that can be used for card making.  I probably won't use it for the table settings it was originally intended to make, so repurposing it into cards works for me.  I calculated that I could easily produce 20 cards, with lots left over.  Not bad for $19.95!  The birch bark paper comes in 3 long sheets, each about 5" x 36" long, and has a lovely texture.

The die-cut maple leaf (there are 10 in the kit) was sponged with Cajun Craze and Real Red.  The autumn colors were complemented with a pop of Island Indigo ramdomly sponged on the Whisper White cardstock.  And for a little glimmer, some of the fab Gold Foil was added.  Even the little banners were cut from paper included in the kit!

Stamp: Truly Grateful
Cardstock: Naturals White, Whisper White, Early Espresso, Gold Foil
Ink: Real Red, Cajun Craze, Island Indigo
Accessories: Big Shot, Bitty Banner Framelits, Thankful Tablescapes Simply Created Kit, Stampin' Sponge

1 comment:

  1. How pretty! That birch bark paper is so cool looking and I really love the sponged leaf.


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