Tuesday, October 3, 2017

CASology #269

I'm guesting over at CASology today because of my win with this card.   When the lovely Melissa asked if I wanted to guest of course I said 'yes' although there's always the thought in the back of my mind "What if I can't think of anything for the cue word."  This is the word she sent.

I have a number of grids in various sized, both stencils and stamps.  So it wasn't a matter of what to do but which to use.  I happened to see a technique from Jennifer McGuire (I seem to be using a lot of her techniques lately) that I thought would be perfect for my card.  You can check it out here, but only after you finish reading my post. ;)


I covered a scrap of cardstock with VersaMark ink and heat embossed it with Verdigris embossing powder.  When it was cool, I heat embossed the SSS grid over it with black.  I trimmed it down a little along the grid lines before adding it directly to my card front and popped up a gold embossed sentiment from HA.  I think it makes a great masculine card.

Thanks for dropping by and please check out what the CASology Design Team has for your inspiration.




10 comments:

  1. Congrats on your Guest Designer spot, Bobby! I love that you chose Verdigris embossing powder for your grid...it's perfect for your masculine design! Fabulous take on the cue card!

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  2. Congrats on being GDT dear Bobby
    and yeah your design is striking for manly card simple but also adorable color
    love this
    I will try to join
    hugs
    Monika

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  3. This is the perfect masculine card, Bobby! Amazing!

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  4. So happy for your win at CASology... Bobby you've got another winning design here, and you were worried? Perfection!
    =]

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  5. Hey, congrats on your guesting gig, they are lucky to have you. This design is so awesome, I can't wait to watch Jennifer and see what's up. I love your colors and, of course, your clean and simple design. Well done!

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  6. Such a stunning grid. I am going to check out that technique--don't worry I read your post first. REally cool masculine card. Thanks so much for being our Guest Designer at CASology this week.

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  7. Cool and deliciously graphic, Bobby ... the shimmer and sparkle add such fabulous pizazz! Congratulations on your GD spot at CASology! Hugs, Anita :)

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  8. Love that verdigris embossing powder ... so cool! And the grid looks amazing heat embossed over top. Great job with the challenge Bobby! And congrats on being Guest Deisgner!! xx

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  9. This is an awesome masculine card, Bobby! So great to have you Guest Designing with us this week!

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  10. Catching up late; full plate these days, so meg apologies! Need a Bobby-gallery wander to relax and refresh! Your sparkly verdigris grid is fabulous! Great inspiration from a most talented GD!
    Hugs~c

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