Saturday, January 5, 2013

Dry Embossing- January ODBD Challenge

January's ODBD challenge is to use dry embossing.  I used the Cuttlebug Swiss Dots folder on the background and used some brown cardstock that came pre-embossed with stripes when I made this love card.

Each month, ODBD sponsors the cost of shipping two boxes of cards to our heroes if we are able to post 50 cards meeting the monthly challenge.  Please support Our Daily Bread Designs as they are so generous in their support of our heroes.  I recently got my first sets of stamps from them and I can tell you the stamps are high quality cling mounted (purple!) rubber and the shipping was prompt.  :)

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Cards shipped to OWH in 2013: None thus far, but I will be mailing a box of 300+ blank and 140 AnyHero notes this week!
Cards shipped to OWH in 2012: 1284 blank and 218 AnyHero (as of 10/9)
Cards shipped to OWH in 2011: 1695

Check out OWH at www.operationwritehome.org to learn more about its mission and how to get involved.

7 comments:

  1. Love the colors and the sketch you chose! Greata card!

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  2. Super nice card! Great use of that dp! Tfs.

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  3. Very nice card! Love the bold colors and how you used the striped patterned paper. I always struggle with designs like that. Great card for this month's ODBD card challenge.

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  4. What an unexpected color combination! Love it!!

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  5. This would be a great masculine love card! Super design.

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  6. Kathryn,

    thank you so much for your support of OWH. The swiss dot is one of my favorite folders to use. I do love the color combination. I never would have thought of them myself.

    Thank for joining the challenge and being the first to post.

    Marianne

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  7. I wouldn't have thought of that color combo, but I will certainly keep it in mine for the future. Love It.

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