Monday, February 4, 2013

A Valentine Card! :)

Hi Friends,
Hope you all are doing fine ..I am back again to share with you a valentine card made for my inspiration at Crafter's Corner blog where our Theme this time is "Expression's of Love "and also our focus this time is on embossing and so keeping this in mind here's my card which has loads of embossing in it ...Here's a look first :-
  And here's a quick look at my gorgeous butterfly where I have done clear embossing with Versafine Black Ink and Ranger Super Fine Clear Embossing Powder ...Trust me this looks gorgeous in real life ..Wish I could have captured the essesnce in my picture though !!

  Okay gonna show you all an another view just to make sure you get how beautiful the embossing looks :)

There you have it !! ...I have done stamping and embossing on the heart 's as well they were hand-drawn and cut then embossed using  Ranger Super Fine Clear Embossing Powder with the Versafine Embossing Ink and then colored with two shades of the distress inks !  

Supplies used :
Base CS : Campap
Pattern Paper : Papermania,Graphic 45
Stamps :
Hero Arts :Flourish Background,Antique Engravings & Antique Brocade.
Lace stamp: My minds eye Miss Caroline collection
Cheery Lynn Olive Branches 
Inks :-
Tim Holtz Distress inks : Shabby Shutters ,Antique Photo ,Festive Berries ,Mustard seed & Tumbled Glass
Black ink -Versafine Onyx Black
For Embossing :-
Veramark Embossing Ink pad
American Crafts Zing! -Black
Ranger Super Fine Clear Embossing Powder
Sentiment -Simple Stories.(Sticker)
Mulberry Flowers These are part of the Candy I won at Shraddha's blog ...Lucky me :)
Laminated Jute -Itsy Bitsy
Leaves,Hat-pins ,Mesh ribbon ,Pearls & Key charm -Stash

Challenges Entered :
Glitter n Sparkle : Valentine/love          
Corrosive Challenge : Hearts and flower
My sheri crafts :Valentine (Honourable Mention)
Frosted Design :Love + Heart  
Simply Create Too : Valentine's day or include a heart
Flutter By Wednesday : must have a Butterfly.  

Hope you all like my work ...Please do leave me your Comments/ Suggestion.. It helps me grow :)
Have a nice day everyone! :)                                                         


  1. LOVE your card Hussena...Love all the beautiful elements on the card....The butterfly and the key charm are sooooo good... :)

  2. I waiting for the card to be posted here !I loved the hearts and butterfly..the colors embossing looks fab ! I love the way you assemble various pps on your project and embellish it !

  3. Super fanntastic Hussena!! Everything is so beautifully done.. :) Loved it.. :)

  4. Just beautiful, Hussena. The embossed hearts and butterfly is just gorgeous. And, you hand drew the hearts? They are expertly done. I love your card.

  5. wow totally that butterfly...

  6. That is a stunning butterfly Hussena, but your whole card is lovely with the pretty flowers and colours.

    B x

  7. Hussena: We're so glad you entered Challenge #30 - "Valentine's Day/Hearts" at Simply Create Too!! Hope you enter our next challenge too--your Valentine card is ssssssoooooo beautiful.

    Simply Create Too DT Member

  8. Very pretty card! Thank you for playing along with my Flutter By Wednesday Challenge!

  9. Hussena.....Beuuuuuutiful card as always..Love the flowers tht looks real..

  10. it looks good in the photo too Hussena. just gorgeous!!

  11. Very pretty card and its just a perfect Valentine creation with those hearts, pins and wonderful embossing.

  12. Omg so much embossing and so good.Loved it completely.Love the lace too and it is a a very shabby chic creation.The hand drawn and hand cut hearts are gorgeous.had you not mentioned it was difficult to tell.Wonderful inspiration for crafter's corner.

  13. Wow - such a pretty card!!! I love the colors you used and that butterfly is darling!!!

    Thanks for joining us this week at Frosted Designs for our Love Challenge!!!

  14. Wow Hussena what an imaginative play with the papers and a really wonderful layout. As usual your cards are a class apart!
    Crafting Till The Crack of Dawn

  15. Wow gorgeous . Love the colours and the details are amazing . Thanks for sharing at glitternsparkle . hugs trisha x

  16. Wow! Gorgeous work. The embossed hand drawn heart is fabulous. Love all the details in your card :)

  17. just stunning and love your blog page

  18. Gorgeous card!! Love all the details!!
    Love how you decorated the butterfly!

  19. You rock...I hope you'll link up at 52 Card Pickup again this week!

  20. Soo pretty !! Thanks for joinning us at The Corrosive Challenge Blog.

  21. Oh this card is stunning. Love the colours and that butterfly must be amazing in real life as it is beautiful in the photo.

  22. This is gorgeous.. Love the colors of the butterflies and all the elements you have put together in your card is brilliant...!!