Tuesday, November 01, 2011



It's November already and another week for Top Tip Tuesday
This week we have a great tutorial by  Samantha making your own background papers with Impressibilities.
 Our challenge this week is...
Get inky making your own background papers.

Our sponsors this week are:-



Here is my card, I made my background with Artemio stamps and chalks and ink, It doesn't show the colours too well. I punches a large Woodware flower and leaves, and cover the flower centre with little hearts.




I must admit it is fun making your own background papers, it make the card a little more personal and it can match your embellishments perfectly. 
So get messy and let us see your cards. 

I am entering this card into the following challenges:-


12 comments:

  1. Stunning card hun thanks for playing at Charisma Cardz! xxx

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  2. Gorgeous card, fabulous flower.
    Thank you for joining in this week's Sweet Stampin' challenge.
    Cathy xx

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  3. Lovely card. Your background looks really effective. Like how you've used the hears for the centre of the flower. Sue.x

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  4. This is lovely and the work you have put into making your own background DP has really paid off - it's gorgeous! Thank you for playing at Sweet Stampin' this week. Tracey x

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  5. Very striking card the flower looks so pretty,thanks for joining us at Cupcake this week
    Hugs Louise xx

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  6. Elaine,
    What beautiful work your background paper and those tiny little hearts for the flower center....darling extra touch to a wonderful card!
    Hugs,
    Lisa xx

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  7. stunning card elaine.so beautiful :D

    xx coops xx

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  8. Very pretty card! love you did the background. Great Job!

    Thanks for joining "Anything Goes" at Lollipop Crafts Challenge this week. Good Luck!
    -Sony
    Sonia-Studio60

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  9. Elaine this is such a pretty card, love the stamped background and the centre of your flower is fab! Thanks for taking part in my Leaf challenge at Cupcake this week, Shelly ;)

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  10. What a pretty card ;o)
    Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week ...

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  11. Beautiful card! Love that flower! Thanks for joining us this week at Lollipop Crafts!

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  12. Oh, this is such a beautiful and colourful card! That flower is stunning! Thanks for joining us at The Cupcake Craft Challenge this week! Good Luck! HUgs and sunshine!/Sari

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