I am having so much fun playing with embossing folders, and creating a lot of different textures and interest on my cards. I like texture, especially on the masculine cards.
This card uses a combination of Pinewood Planks embossing folder, and Woodland, two of my all time favourites. And I am very happy to be able to tell you that both of them are carrying over to the new catalogue.
I thought it would be fun to play along with the current challenge at The Male Room, which is “Anything Goes” with an optional twist of using Origami. So I made an origami leaf using some Vellum to go with the “wood” theme of my card.
It’s just a very simple folded triangle, very easy to do. I’m not sure that I am entirely happy with it, I wondered if it would be better with two leaves, but didn’t want them to over power the rest of the card, so left it just like that.