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 

8 comments:

  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

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

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

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  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

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

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

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

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  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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