Jan 5, 2017

Music Speaks

Good morning! Alicia here today for the Dies R Us Inspirational blog.  I have created an any occasion card using an embossing folder and die.  I was amazed with at how smoothly the Cheery Lynn Designs Whistle a Happy Tune die cut the very first time!  It is so intricate but with only one pass and a gentle hand the die ejected perfectly.  I had to punch out a couple of slivers of paper but they came out easily.


Here's a close up of the treble clef.  I used some bling flourishes in black to enhance the die cut.  They didn't match up perfect but I think it adds so much to the cut.




The Dies R Us products I used were:



Cheery Lynn Designs - Whistle a Happy Tune

Cheery Lynn Designs Whistle a Happy Tune die

and

CLOSEOUT - Spellbinders - M-Bossabilities - Simplicity
Spellbinders M-Bossabilities Simplicity



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6 comments:

  1. The bling does accentuate the music note nicely. Great idea.

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  2. This is BEAUTIFUL Alicia and what a sweet message! Your added gems to the musical note are perfect ... they certainly did enhance it! Great job and wonderful inspiration! Thanks!

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  3. Beautiful card, Love that embossing for the background and the way you embellished that die cut is just wonderful, lovely touch with the sentiment on the vellum!!

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  4. This is so pretty Alicia! The gems are a nice touch to that delicate treble clef. A beautiful, beautiful card!!

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  5. This is so fabulous for the musician. Loving the texture and sentiment on this beauty. Great use of the die with the bling. Simply magnificent

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