Thursday, October 13, 2011

Happy Harvest - a woven ribbon card

I'm posting this card...just because it makes me smile :)

This morning I watched a video tutorial on Britta Swiderski's blog.  She made a woven ribbon wedding card.  It looked like it would be a fun and easy technique to try.  So, I gave it a go this afternoon.  Guess what?  It was FUN!  I want to make another one.  Soon.  Here's a link to Britta's video.

I didn't make this card for any challenges.  Just for fun.



My embossed sentiment doesn't show up well in these photos.  I'm thinking, now, that I should have embossed it in gold instead of green.  That's okay.  It still makes me smile :)






P.S. This cute autumn-y ribbon makes me smile, too.

The recipe ~
stamp: Happy Harvest (Verve)
card stock: Chocolate Chip, Pumpkin Pie (Stampin' Up!)
ribbon: Sage/Gold/Red Ribbon FX (Hobby Lobby)
ink: Versamark (Tsukineko)
other: Emerald EP (Stampendous), gems (Affinity by The Paper Studio)

6 comments:

  1. Susie this is WOW!! I love the ribbon you used! And I love that touch of bling! ;)

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  2. Your choice of ribbon has relly made the card! Looks like fun, thanks for sharing the link!

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  3. Susie, I just love the CAS look of this card. I woven paper strips but didn't think of 'ribbon'! Fantastic. Love your blog...just became a follower.

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  4. A gorgeous beautiful card, Susie! Lovely colored ribbon! And love the added gems, so pretty! Take care!!:-))

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  5. I took a stroll through your blog and noted gorgeous creations! Am now a follower! Take care!!:-))

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  6. Thank you so much for linking to my blog! You're too sweet and I'm glad my video inspired you to create this wonderful card. I love all of that gorgeous texture! :)

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