This card is pretty self explanatory. The music paper is actually real sheet music that my friend salvaged from her elementary school's recycling bin. To add some texture to it, I stamped it with Hero Arts Envelope Pattern background stamp and then distressed the edges. I thought this was the perfect touch for my niece's card since she is a Music major! I added the same background pattern to the sentiment piece. Here's a close-up:
In honor of World Card Making Day, Michele Kovack has a giveaway over at her blog. You can find it here!
Cardstock: American Crafts; Papertrey Ink (Vintage Cream);
Patterned Paper: Basic Grey (Sweet Threads); sheet music;
Stamps: Hero Arts (Envelope Pattern; Antique Engravings); Technique Tuesday (This Is the Day by Ali Edwards);
Ink: Stampin' Up! (Elegant Eggplant); Tim Holtz Distress Ink (Antique Linen);
Tools: Spellbinders Nestabilities (Labels Three; Labels Four);
Misc.: brad (Karen Foster Riviera).