My Blue Summer House

My Blue Summer House

Thursday, 7 October 2010

Bonfire Night

To create this card I used Stamps: Pink Gem Designs Guy Fawkes Milly.  Card stock: White hammered, blue, blue glittered, blue shiny, red shiny.  Papers: Doodlebug Design Inc 4th July.  Inks: Memento Tuxedo Black.  Tim Holtz Distress Inks.  Colouring: Copic markers.  Derwent Inktense watercolour pencils.  Sakura gel pen Glaze.  Dies: Spellbinders Nestabilities Standard Circles Large.  Sizzix Sizzlits Swirl Decorative #3.  Cuttlebug embossing folder Stars.  Punches: Woodware Star.  Embellishments: Red, blue glitter.  Papermania adhesive stones. 

Hints and Tips
If you don't have ribbon to match you project you could always make faux ribbon.  Apply a strip of double sided tape to your background paper and cover it in glitter.

This card was entered into the following challenges:

A Spoonfull of Sugar:  Challenge 124 Sparkle and Shine
Crafty Creations Challenges:  Challenge #88 A Sketch 


  1. This is lovely - I love the embossing on the red shiny card and the swirl looks like a firework with the stars at the end of it. Hugs, Claire x

  2. Lovely card and what a great way to make your own ribbon! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Creations this week. Hugs, Jeanet

  3. the embossed background is great.
    Great card and love your colouring.
    Hugs Sally xxx

  4. This is very cute! like the embossed stars on the background. cool tip you shared too! thanks for joining us at Crafty Creations this week! :-) amy

  5. Fantastic card...cute image and love the embossed background, hun!
    hugs and xxx

  6. Linda - this is wonderful! I love the red for her coat!! Such a sweet image! Thanks for playing at Crafty Creations this week!

  7. What a beautiful card and I just love the embossed stars..:)
    Lynn xx

  8. What a beautiful card you made. It really shines!
    Thanks for entering our challenge this week at A Spoon Full of Sugar.
    Hugs Ingrid


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