Thursday, August 5, 2010

Cindy Loo Cuttlebug & Cartridge

Have you heard about the coordinating Cuttlebug folders for Cindy Loo? Well I ordered them. There are (2) 5X7 and (2) A2 folders in the set. I recently ordered them from Scrapbook Pal. They have free shipping for orders over $25 and they ship the same day most of the time.

I was anxious to try them out so I decided to make this card.

I cut the card front from Core'dinations cardstock. The color is a rich purple. I embossed it with one of the 5X7 Cindy Loo Cuttlebug folders. I then sanded the embossing with a fine grit sanding sponge. Here is a picture of the sanding sponge.

This is what the card front looked like after the sanding. Sanding this Core'dinations paper brings out the inner core color. I love the way this looks.

I then measured the block inside the paisleys and cut out the doily on page 72 of the Cindy Loo handbook. If you notice, this doily has a paisley on it.

I stamped a sentiment on my label. This could be anything you want but mine says, Be Still and Know I AM GOD. Psalm 46:10. I forget sometimes that He just wants me to be still and let Him talk to me.

I cut out the Peace from the font feature of page 72, made a label and affixed the word to it. I then stickled the P of Peace. I cut a paisley border from page 33. These 2 items I placed on the inside of the card. You still have plenty of room to write or stamp a message for your recipient.

I hope you find some inspiration from this little card. Thanks for your kind words of encouragement. Until next time, God bless you. Peggy


  1. This came out just lovely...Will have to think about getting those embossing folders as I have the cartridge:)

  2. This card i really beautiful. Love the color palette and the embossing and sanding.

  3. I just found your blog today, per the message board. It is very pretty and you do a great job on your cards. They are very pretty.
    Think I'll have to check out the embossing folders, I just got Cindy Lou, but haven't used it yet.

  4. Peggy, this is beautiful. I really like the sanded embossing. Thank you too for your kind comments left on my blog this evening. Blessings!

  5. Hi Peggy:) If you'd like to play along with the challenge I just posted just leave me a comment with a link to your project so I can come look, I'd love to see what you make! There's no official place to post it, but I'd sure love to see it:) Hugs...


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