Antique Frame Card

By  Carolyn King 

Let the golden shades of autumn convey your best wishes to a friend.

  • Antique Frame Card
  • Antique Frame Card


  • Stampin’ Up! Cardstock: Chocolate Chip, Brushed Gold, Very Vanilla
  • Antique gold metal embellishments: bookplate, brads


  • Stamps: My Favorite Things Boho Blossoms, silhouette-style flowering branch
  • Spellbinders Grand Calibur Die-Cutting System and Nestabilities Dies: Classic Ovals Small, Classic Scalloped Rectangles Small
  • Provo Craft Cuttlebug Textile Embossing Folder
  • Rubber brayer
  • Stampin’ Up! Classic Stampin’ Chocolate Chip Ink Pad
  • Ranger Stickles Gold Glitter Glue
  • Paper adhesive

Basic Supplies

  • paper trimmer, scissors, ruler, pencil, paper piercer and mat
  • 1. Make 4-1/4"x5-1/2" brown top-fold card.
  • 2. Cut 4"x5-1/4" gold cardstock panel. Die cut scalloped rectangle from center. Emboss panel with textile texture. Brayer brown ink over raised surface.
  • 3. Cut 3-3/4"x5" cream cardstock panel. Stamp silhouette image in center of panel. Adhere panel to back of embossed layer so image shows through opening.
  • 4. Pierce holes in four corners of embossed layer; insert brads. Adhere layered panel to card.
  • 5. Stamp sentiment onto cream cardstock scrap; die cut sentiment into oval to fit bookplate. Adhere sentiment inside bookplate, insert brads, and adhere to card.
  • 6. Highlight blossom image with glitter glue; let dry.
  • Tip
  • 1. Use this card as a guide to explore other monochromatic color schemes.