Wednesday, May 15, 2013

requite: verb

to make return for : repay 
 to make retaliation for : avenge
 to make suitable return to for a benefit or service or for an injury

Pixie's Crafty Workshop - Snippets Playground #172
Challenges 4 Everybody - #20 Anything Goes ( 1st entry )
Sparkles Monthly Challenge - #44 Monochromatic ( 1st entry )
Well, some of you might remember that I am working on using up the Gelli prints sheets from the other day. This one is created from one of the run off sheets. 2 different ones to be exact but I think they make a lovely combination together.

I embossed the background with my wood grain embossing plate, topped off with a little bit of ink to help bring out the texture.
 My favorites are the leaves which I fussy cut out after embossing!
Big Shot
Fiskars - wood grain embossing plate
Sheena  - leaves embossing folder
AMM - ink pad
Faber Castell - PITT pen


Sarn said...

That is SO pretty xxx

Julia S-W said...

Your leaves are beautiful Sandee but so is that background! A stunning card. I'm taking a gelli plate class soon to see if I like it - can't wait to try it! Hope you are well.
Hugs, Juliaxx

Rita said...

My favorite is the leaves, too. :)

Pam said...

This is beautiful! I just love the leaves!

MaryH said...

Simply a lovely Father's Day card. Love the patina on the leaves and woodgraining. Maybe you will do a tutorial on the pitt artist technique..(have some, unused!) Just getting into gelatos. Really admire this beautiful card, with all the textures. So happy you joined in at the Playground. Don't forget to see the Deco cow (or ?bull?). Beautiful day in Upstate SC, bet it was in your area too. Hugs

Katie said...

This is so pretty! Perfect for Father's Day!

Di said...

Hi Sandee

Wow, this is just stunning - love the shades and textures - perfectly finished with the beautiful leaves!

Thank you for coming to play in the Snippets Playground again!

Hugs, Di xx

Cathy said...

Love the textures and colours, great masculine card :) Cathy x

Nana said...

Beautiful, fab background and love the texture on he leafs.
Have a creative day.
Hugs Nana
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Miradormakings said...

Beautiful card and fabulous design. Thank you for joining us at Challenges 4 Everybody.

Joan x