Monday, 24 October 2011

My Craft Spot - Challenge #31 - See Through Projects

Hey everyone!
It's challenge time over at My Craft Spot - Challenge #31 - See Through Projects - use acetate or other clear products.
I decided to make a card using acetate. I love the look of embossing on acetate so, I used my mini monsters embossing folder. Just right for a halloween card, with all those little candies on it. I got the piece of acetate from the overlay that covered my cricut mat. Recycle!

Now make sure you head over to My Craft Spot and link up your projects for a chance to win a great prize and to see what the other fabulous Design Team members have created!! You won't be disappointed!
You can purchase the stamps I used on my card there and she also has some other fantastic stamps sets, hand dyed crinkle ribbon, bakers twine and the new seam binding ribbon.

Standard A2 size card
Patterned Paper - DCWV
Cardstock - Papertrey Ink
Sentiments - My Craft Spot - Happy Hauntings
Inside spider stamp - Studio G
Embossing folder - Mini Monsters
Scene Stamp - Martha Stewart stamp set
Bat embellie from Recollections
I also used black embossing powder, heat gun, atg, scor tape, black memento ink, yellow and grey bic markers

I cut this mat on the inside the same size as the one on the front so you couldn't see it when the card is closed. Love the font on this sentiment. 
This embossed acetate is really hard to photograph. Hope you can see all those little candies embossed on there. 
I embossed the sentiments and the scene stamp with black embossing powder. Love that look.

 Don't forget to play along with this weeks challenge and check out all the other projects at My Craft Spot!!

Oh! and don't forget about the BIG PARTY happening at My Craft Spot the whole week of Oct 31-Nov 5.
 We are celebrating the release of Kimberly's new stamps sets.  I got a little sneak peek and they are fantastic!! You won't want to miss it.  There will be lots of prizes and tons of projects!!

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Well, thanks for stopping by today and please leave me a comment. I love hearing from you.
Take care,


angie ashuk said...

very cute...and great idea!!!

Jovan said...

This is so super cute!

Kate said...

This is fabulous - inside and out! I love the way you've used acetate - and the embossing is such a great touch too! That little bat is SO adorable! Great job, Candy!

Jayne said...

Gorgeous card Candy.Love the embossed acetate.
Jayne x

rockpapercricut said...

Awesome card! I love the look of embossing the acetate! Clever idea to recycle the plastic from your mat. :)


Shelly said...

Very Clever Candy! Love this idea, your card is fabulous! Great job my friend!

abusybee - DoubleClick Connections said...

Super cute and spooky! Great design!

Trail of Treasures said...

Wow Candy, this card is exceptional!! Love the patterned paper, embossing on the acetate, and the little scene!! It all came out BEAUTIFULLY!!!


Sentimental Scrapper said...

Great card!! I love all of the embossing, especially on the acetate - what a clever idea!! Just beautiful!

MackieMade Paper Creations said...

so cute! love how you embossed the clear panel! great job!

Cricut Couple said...

This is SO Great!!! Everything about it is fantastic, but embossing the acrylic? GENIUS!!! said...

Candy very pretty!

Pam said...

Candy this is a very clever card! The way you embossed the acetate was so cool. You did a very inspiring card. Hugs, Pam at

Pendra said...

Really cute card and embossing the acetate is beautiful!
Crafty Hugs,

Sherrie K. said...

Great job-very cleaver! Your card is awesome!
Sherrie K

My 3 E Scrapbooking said...

Wow Candy! How creative! I love the embossing on the acetate! Love how you showcased so many stamps too! Awesome card for your first DT day at My Craft Spot!!

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