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Saturday, January 30, 2010

Cuttlebug - distress look?

Wow, I hadn't realized how long it's been since I posted.  I've been playing quite a bit with the new cuttlebug folders I got for Christmas.  I haven't created a lot of finished projects with them, but having fun experimenting and seeing what I can do.  I did this one with the cuttlebug birthday folder.  I distressed it with white pigment ink and did the edges with a dark brown marvy ink.  I ran the blue cardstock through the cuttle folder too and cut out some of the words to help pop out the word "Happy Birthday".  The cupcake is done with Martha Stewarts punch/stamp combo.  What cool gadgets she makes!! Love this one.  The candle is just made freehand with a bit of ink.  Did I overdo the distressing?  Distressing is just not my forte! 

5 comments:

LuvLoz said...

I don't think you overdid the distressing, the card look great!

runningonink said...

You card looks awesome! I love all the distressing! I just love MS stuff too!

Cheryl Ann said...

Looks fab to me!!

I just bought a cuttlebug...so fun! It's inspiring to see what others are making!

Hugs!

Tami B. said...

It's great! No such thing as too much distress. So happy to see you posting :)

Mrs. Fence said...

How did I miss this one? It's awesome! Love the distress look.

 

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