Slimline Tiles

Anything Goes Embossing With A Twist of THINGS WITH WINGS

The challenge at Anything Goes embossing has a twist with wings and I chose to use a butterfly leftover from a previous project that used velvet paper in two colours of purple which I also embossed using a dot folder. The darker purple doesn’t show the dots on the photo unfortunately. The main panel used a folder from Spellbinders called Carved Tile. I had done it a while ago and wasn’t happy with the embossing at the time so it sat on my desk until I decided whether I wanted to use it. In the end I decided to swipe Mustard Seed and Fossilized Amber inks over it and decided it was not a disaster. I added some pops of colour dots in the debossed circles of the design. I backed the panel with a black piece and added the sentiment underneath the butterfly. Sentiment is from a new set just acquired from MayMay Made It called Tiny Faces and I used a sparkle pen over the words with a tiny gem for the dot on the i. The card turned out better than I expected and I’m quite pleased with it even though the embossing wasn’t quite as defined as I had wished.

14 thoughts on “Slimline Tiles

    1. Thanks Lisa. It is good to see you back online. Hope the house hunting has settled and that you are less stressed.


  1. Thanks Gayle. I had a little trouble with this folder and couldn’t get the sandwich right for the pressure. I think I’ve figured it out now.


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