Sunday, July 28, 2013

Silvery Salam Aidilfitri

Silvery Salam Aidilfitri
Made this Hari Raya Aidilfitri card for my neighbor on the right. I am using ketupat in this card as it is a great image for Hari Raya Aidilfitri! Furthermore, it is really easy to make using Chari Moss' patchwork paper technique! ;)

Sketchbook Saturday - Challenge #101
I adopt the simple sketch from Sketchbook Saturday - Challenge #101 as shown above. This is my first time playing with them. Hope they treat me nice! :P

It is a simple sketch whereby I just trim a shimmering silver card stock and attach it onto the left side of a dark green card base. Then, a zig zag pattern paper is trimmed accordingly and it is attached to the right side of the card base. The corner is rounded.

Close-up : Sentiment
The sentiment, Salam Aidilfitri (meaning Eid Greetings) is customized using alphabets. It is stamped onto the pattern paper panel at the right bottom corner.

Close-up : The overlapping ketupat
The yellow-orange ketupat is then attached on the middle of the two (2) panels as in the sketch. The green ketupat is layered on top of the yellow-orange ketupat using pop dots so that it would have some dimension.

Close-up : Yellow gems on the left top corner
The card is finished off with some green gems added at the bottom of the sentiment as well as the left top corner of the shimmering silver panel.

Silvery Salam Aidilfitri - Inside
As the card base is a bit dark to write message, a light green with punched border on the left and right inlay is used.

Dimension : 10.16cm x 15.24cm or 4" x 6"
Type : Horizontal fold
Inlay : Yes with punched border

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This card is entering the challenge(s) organized by :
1) Sketchbook Saturday - Challenge #101 (ends on 03 August 2013)
4) Pile It On (PIO) #30 - Anything Goes (ends on 03 August 2013)

Stamps and tools used :


Elizabeth Hart said...

Love all the elements to this card and thanks for joining us this week at the Pile it On Challenge.

jane stillman said...

A brilliant CAS card, love the design. Thank you for joining us over at Glitter n Sparkle, good luck

Tracey Boley said...

Smashing CAS card.

Love the colours.

Thanks for joining us at Glitter n Sparkle.

Good luck


CraftyGirl said...

Lovely card and origami. Thank you for playing along this week at OSAAT. I sure hope to see you back again very soon. Good Luck in the challenge!!!


CraftyGirl OSAAT DT

Mimi said...

Beautiful card, love the simplicity - sometimes less is more and that is the case here for sure :) Good luck in this weeks OSAAT challenge and hope to see you back again soon. I'd Mubarak from Saudi Hugs Jane OSAAT DT

Deanne Clarke-Saunders said...

Sweet card!!! Thanks so much for participating in our PILE IT ON challenge!! Hope to see you again for our next challenge!!
A Little Bit O' Paper

The Craft Bug said...

Sweet thanks for joining in at glitter n sparkle

Iwona Palamountain (Chupa) said...

Aww, this is a truly great card! What a fantastic technique too! I'm so glad that you used my sketch, hope you'll come back again :)

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