Hi everyone! Happy Friday! I am so glad the weekend’s almost here!
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I needed to make a birthday card recently for a DJing loving person. After a little thought, I came up with this:
I couldn’t be more thrilled with how this turned out!
I started with a piece of True Black cardstock. I used pretty much every size of Circle Nestaibilities that I have, stacked them on top of each other, then ran through my Big Shot with embossing pads to create the impressed vinyl. 🙂 I then trimmed out the circle by hand, tapped it repeatedly into my Versamark pad then embossed it with WOW! Clear Semi Dull embossing powder to give it a proper vinyl look.
I then die cut a circle from Pure Poppy cardstock and punched/trimmed out a hole in the centre. I then stamped it with the sentiment and oval from Just The Ticket using Versafine Onyx Black ink. I added the rays from Becky Oehlers’ American Made set using Versamark ink, then added the little trails of stars using Versafine ink.
I then adhered both the centre and vinyl portions to a Stamper’s Select White card base using Pinflair Glue Gel and I was all done!
So, do you have any plans for the weekend? I hope to get plenty of crafting done and also just relax in a nice warm house. I love weekends. 🙂
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16 thoughts on “Birthday Vinyl”
Love it! What a clever idea.
Great minds think alike, T! I did the same for a special issue of Paper Crafts though I wish I'd have thought of the embossing powder to give it more detail. It was a pain to photograph those impressed circles – thanks for the tip!
WHAT?!? This is flipping awesome!!! I recognized the sentiment and stars right away … they are perfect for a record label. I'd love to see the vinyl part in real life with the embossing. You really outdid yourself on this one, Taheerah!
brilliant! i may just have to CASE this!
Too cute! Great idea and the person it is going to is going to love it!
Cute and fun!
Brilliant idea, T! Love how it has turned out. Looks so real! Great thinking!
Taheera, this is such a creative card! It turned out perfectly! I love it. 🙂
clever and cool idea!
Absolutely ADORE this! Going to CASE this idea for sure. Thanks so much for sharing the creative process!!
OMG! What a great idea! Love it!!!
You are too clever! 😉 I LOVE this!
So incredibly clever! I absolutely love this!!
This is kind of totally cool and genius! I love it! Seriously…I'm pinning it!
That is freakin' adorable! Love the vinyl texture – what a great idea! TFS…I think this is going into the future CASE file…
This is so totally cute!