Wednesday, July 23, 2008

ATC - Verve Style!

As I was thinking about how to hide the fact that I'm a total ATC newbie (this is only my second one I've ever made), I saw that Charmaine was new at this as well! After seeing her beautiful card, I was definitely encouraged and inspired...maybe I could do this after all!

There really isn't a lot of room to work I decided to choose a sentiment to be the focal piece (after all...Verve has the BEST sentiments!!). I embossed the "Untie the Ribbons" quote (from the Asian Flair set) in copper onto Shimmery White c.s. This patterned paper by S.E.I....that I had in my stash and was totally hoarding...seemed like a perfect match! A few rhinestones, a fun corner treatment (I embossed one of the circle images from the Asian Flair set in copper and put it on top of a punched out photo corner), and of course....some ribbon were the perfect embellishments! :-)

Whether you are an ATC pro, or a newbie like me...I sure hope you get a chance play along! (Psssst! There are PRIZES - you can read all about them HERE!!!)


Stamps: Asian Flair Paper: Metallic Brown c.s. (Provo Craft), Pirouette Pink (Stampin' Up!), Patterned paper (S.E.I.) Ink: Versamark Accessories: Copper e.p., Photo Corner Punch, Pretty in Pink taffeta ribbon (Stampin' Up!), Rhinestones, Nestabilities, 3/4" circle punch


  1. Wow, Laurie, this is fabulous! I would have never guessed you had never made an ATC before. You're a natural!


  2. wow, this is stunning. i love the color choices and the copper is really eye catching

  3. This is sooooo pretty! I have never made an ATC before but I might have to try it. You make it look so easy.

  4. This is beautiful, I cannot believe you are so new to this..a born Verve Girl in the making..I love your choices for this card

  5. WOW, Laurie. . .I don't think you needed any inspiration from me! You did FABULOUSLY on your own! It's GORGEOUS! Did I say "WOW"?

  6. This is absolutely gorgeous!!! Wow!!

  7. This ATC is so beautiful,For it being your first you really have talent, I love the color's you used .
    Great Job!!

  8. This is just STUNNING! I love every little bit!