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Tuesday, 11 April 2017

Sparkle And Bling, Buds And Blooms

While I was making this card I had two challenges in mind, Allsorts where the theme is Bring On The Bling and Lavinia which is Buds and Blooms. Then I realised that I could also enter it into the Stamping Sensations challenge which is Anything Goes and My Time To Craft with No Designer Papers. I started with an 8x8 card base then cut a piece of card that would fit, about 7 1/2 inch square. I blended distress inks all over the card. Then cut out one of the files from Lavinia on the Scan N Cut. I didn't just want to put this onto the top of the blended background, so next I used a circle die from Crealies and cut a hole in the centre that I could place the cut image under. Next I stamped onto both the circle cut with the die and the background and coloured with Pro Markers. I then cut a piece of black card to matt the background onto, but before doing this I place the circle onto the black card in the middle and then placed the cut image on top. I then glittered the wings if the fairy and with foam tape on the back placed the background over the top. I finished by adding some gems from my stash.



Thanks for taking the time to look and your kind comments which are always appreciated.

Sue

23 comments:

  1. What lovely vibrant colours you've used and the stamped details are great, setting off the centre panel.

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  2. Beautiful and what a beautiful using of colours. Great

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  3. Stunning Sue, great colours and use of the Lavinia goodies.x ♥[aNNie]

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  4. Such a pretty card! Love the colours.
    Valerija xx

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  5. Absolutely stunning Sue. I love your layout, stamping and the depth of colour that you've achieved, it's gorgeous. Crafty Hugs, Sandra x

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  6. A beautiful card Sue, you have created a fabulous background for your pretty silhouette fairy.
    Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob
    x

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  7. A lovely silhouette card Sue, with such a pretty coloured background.
    Janice x

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  8. Fab card, love the inky background and the lovely stamping.

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  9. Wow, Sue, this is gorgeous! The silhouette looks fabulous against the colourful background! Thanks for joining in at My Time to Craft!

    love Mags B DT x

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  10. What a beautiful and lovely image , I love how you played with your colours and stamps!!
    Have fun!!
    Maria

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  11. A super creation Sue, so effective how you have done the focal element with the circle and then all the stamping and depth of colours (using your new Ally Pally goodies I am sure) it's just perfect for our theme, many thanks for sharing with us at Allsorts challenge this week. Also a great card for our Stamping Sensations theme this months, my thanks for joining us again.

    B x

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  12. Sensational! The coloring and background are perfect for this whimsical image. Hugs, Autumn

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  13. Absolutely beautiful card Sue. Xxx

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  14. So gorgeous, thanks for joining us at Allsorts, xxxxx

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  15. Have a happy Easter I will catch up with you later as will be away..
    [aNNie]

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  16. Absolutely gorgeous! The fairy silhouette is stunning against the vibrant background, and the stamping is superb! Thank you for sharing it with us at Stamping Sensations.

    Lynne

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  17. Gorgeous creation, thanks for joining Stamping Sensations, good luck.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

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  18. Wow Stunning card Sue, the colours, images and die cut are fantastic together! Happy Easter weekend, Shirleyxx

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  19. Sue this is absolutely stunning!! The colors are so rich and vibrant - I love this card!! :)

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  20. This is super beautiful. I love it to bits. Hugs rachel x

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  21. A stunning creation! I Love it very much! Great stamping! Thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations this month and good luck!

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  22. A stunning card! I love the colourful background.

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Thank you for taking the time to look, and your kind comments which are always appreciated.