To celebrate the 4th, I created this card using one of my favorite distressing techniques by embossing and sanding the raised areas of white core cardstock. I love how the sanding highlights certain components. It’s like a slow reveal that becomes even more eye catching as you sand away. The sanding gives the card more depth, dimension, and texture. I definitely love that…J
July 4th by Karen Jiles Supplies Cardstock: Close To My Heart; Patterned Paper: American Craft;Star Pins: Maya Road; Crocheted Ribbon: Recollection; Button: Advantus; Stamp: Raindrop; Ink: Ranger; Embossing Folder: Sizzix; Other: Wired Ribbon
So, how are you celebrating your 4th of July?