The TGIF Challenge this week had a lot of flexibility. The Designers could create any card they wanted. The challenge was to choose a designer's card to CASE. I chose to CASE Jeanna Bohanon. I have been drawn to black cards with a pop of color lately and I wanted to play with Sale-a-bration items as well. This card just jumped out at me.
I also chose to use embossed Basic Black for the card base. I embossed the lower half of the card with the Softly Falling embossing folder as my representation of water with bubbles. I added some rhinestones and enamel shapes to further represent bubbles.
I chose to use the Celebrate You thinlit dies as my Sale-a-bration item on this card, but decided to go with something from the annual catalog for the stamped image. I chose the narwhal from the Quirky Critters stamp set and colored it with Stampin' Blends and even added a bit of wink of stella for sparkle to its horn.
The inside of the card has stamps from the Picture Perfect Birthday stamp set in the Occasions catalog. I didn't set out planning this, but this card ended up using products from all three catalogs/flyers currently available. Although the inside sentiment comes from a birthday stamp set, there is nothing that says this must be used as a birthday card. It could be used for anything that deserves a celebratory card, including just for being you. :)
Make sure you head over to TGIF Challenges to see the inspiration cards from the design team as well as the other creative entries.
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Products used to create this card:
2016-2028 In Color Enamel Dots (Retired)