Tuesday, September 27, 2011


Details! Details! Details!

How many times do you look at a card and find all the details? The use of color, texture, ribbons, jewels, pearls, wording, prints and patterns. The design of a card has endless possibilities. The two cards below have 10 different details and techniques to complete a card. Can you find them?

Here they are!
1.   Color -  light, dark, bright, pastel, muted and seasonal colors.
2.   Markers -  The blending of colors.
3 .  Paper - The texture of the solid cardstock, prints and patterns.
4.   Inks - The types and colors of the inks. 
5.   Adding Texture - Torn paper edges and distress edges. 
6.   Embossing - Heat embossing using clear embossing powders.
7.   Sentiments - The use of wording.
8.   Jewels - Adding that little bit of sparkle.
9.   Ribbon - Adding texture and trim.
10. Finishing Touches - A hint of clear glitter on dots.
Also, punches and stamps!!!!

How many did you find? There are so many more ways to add detail to your cards,share your favorite!

1 comment:

  1. Happy Birthday Darling.
    You make me so happy in that you have found your passion.
    Love Ed