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Hey Y'all!  Cat here with you this week for the challenge!  And the title is  "This or That"  ...have you guessed what its about yet?   Another easy one on ya...I'm giving you choices!  You can either do...This one or That one!  here are my examples and what it is:

If you choose THIS one...You are to use vellum on your card.  I used it as an overlay:

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The made that rose by using a stamp from the Spring Blooms stamp set.  I stamped it onto vellum with versamark and then decided to trace it by using a Minc Toner pen then I foiled it with Gina K Designs Fance Foils in Sweet Mango.  The piece under the vellum is also foiled using a negative of a piece of the sweet Mango foil. 

Orrrr   You can do That (or This! ha)  You are to Use and embossing folder!  Here is my example:

For mine, I used a piece of toner sheet and cut it to the size I wanted then used the foil but first I distressed the foil by wadding it up like a piece of paper I was gonna throw away.  I then embossed it.  Love how this foil looks distressed too!

Ok, its your turn now!  Do THIS or THAT!  It's up to you!  but for, here is all the fine print:

Be sure to have your project uploaded to our gallery with the tag STV17MON19 no later than May 14, 2017 by 8 PM, CST for your chance to win a fantastically wonderful $20.00 gift certificate to the Gina K. Designs store!

Here is the link to the Gallery for this challenge:



Can't wait to see what you all create! Have fun!

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Now this is a challenge. You say easy on me, but clearly you don't appreciate how difficult it is to pick. Both of your examples are marvelous! 

Great challenge!  I like choices.

Not easy!!! But I'm up for the challenge. Thanks for such pretty choices to choose from.

Wow - we get a choice which is supposed to be easy but how do I pick when both techniques are wonderful? Hmmm - thinking cap is on - now let us see.

Love your "That" card, Cat!  I' pretty sure I'm doing the embossing forlder  "That".

Cats your examples are fabulous, love your flower you created(I think we need a tutorial on that!) Awesome challenge too, now to decide which to do, thanks!

okay Are one cards? And case it or make cards are one I confused here. Help me out. I read the challenge I still don't get it!

what names of these two techniques? Where can I tutorials how these 2 techniques were done. I wanted to see more how done before I decide witch one I wanted do. I wanted sure do them right! thanks Linda

These are amazing, Cat. I love both of your This or That cards. How did you get gold onto the mango embossed rose? Is it a metallic mousse you touched here and there? And I love your printed flower, too. I hope those make a big come back because I miss paper flowers of all types. I hope I can play with you ♥

Awesome Cards Cat, and wonderful Challenges!  Wow, I don't know that I could pick, I would have to make both!  :)  Thank you for host this weeks challenge!  <3 

Great challenge, Cat! Love both your cards! Now to decide ....

oh wow - only YOU would think to wad up the foil sheet. It looks awesome, you are a genius!!! Great challenge, hope I can play along. LOVE both your cards!!!

I might try to do at least one of them. Time will tell if I find myself making a presentable one. But I sure love both of your examples. They are drop dead gorgeous!

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