Thursday, November 7, 2013

Seize The Birthday Challenge

**This is my 2nd post today, please scroll down for today's The Deconstructed Sketch Challenge post**

It's time for a NEW challenge over at

This week we are adding a special topping of TEXTURE!!  We would like to see EMBOSSING on your cards...remember that toppings are totally OPTIONAL so it is up to you!!  
For my sample this week I pulled out a Retro Square embossing folder from Quickutz and came up with this fun CAS monochromatic card.
 Paper: Neenah Classic Crest Solar White CS, Black CS; Stamps: Birthday Wish (SU!); Ink: Versafine Onyx Black; Tools: Retro Square Embossing Folder (Quickutz), Circle Punch; Other: Grosgrain Ribbon, Silver Pearls, Foam Tape
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Make sure to to check out what the rest of the 
Seize the Birthday DT has created for you!!

You can find all the deets on how to play along over on the  Seize the Birthday blog!!  We can't wait to see your creations!!
Happy Stamping!!


  1. Ok..This one cool card!! Love that embossing folder!! I rarely create all black cards and I'm not sure why either!!?!?! Anyhoot...Love it and the cut out way to make that sentiment pop!!! Hope you are having a great week.

  2. Really pretty. Love how you did the cut out with the sentiment.

  3. Awesome card! Love the silver pears!

  4. I like that embossing folder too...what a great background! Love black and white cards. Outstanding!

  5. Fabulous black and white card

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    Happy Friday!


    Bridie@BGPayne Crafts

  6. This is an awesome black and white card! I love the way you did the sentiment and that ribbon is fabulous.

  7. Love the texture. the added pearls and the cut out window for the sentiment ...great job as always Sheri. Enjoy your weekend!


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