Thursday, February 27, 2014

Monochromatic card

The card I have to share with you today was very fun to create!  I started off a little differently than usual, knowing that I wanted to use my favorite color.  Instead of using cardstock as the base, I grabbed a piece of thick patterned paper.  Then I used a scrap of lighter blue paper toward the bottom as an accent.

I cut the flower and shadow from the Storybook Cricut cartridge.  The flower was too big to go through my Xyron, so I went old school and poured out some white glue and rubbed it on with my fingers, Kindergarten style.  Then I poured the glitter over it and smushed it all on.  Once the glue was dried, I adhered it to the shadow and then onto the card.  I used a stamp from Jaded Blossom's Picture This stamp set and some pearls up in the top corner to balance it out.


This card is being entered into the following challenges:
Craftin Desert Divas- Glitter
Fantabulous Cricut- All About You (your favorite color)
Simon Says Stamp- Wednesday Challenge, Anything Goes with Pearls
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7 comments:

  1. Gorgeous card Becky :) the colours and whole design of this is fabulous !! :-)

    thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    luv
    Lols x x x

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  2. Fabulous card! The glittery flower looks amazing! Lovely colors and design! Thank you for joining us at the Simon Says Wednesday Challenge Blog!

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  3. Pretty card, I love the sparkle and the color. Thank you for joining us at FCCB!

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  4. Ooooh...very pretty. That oversized flower is wonderful. Glad you shared at Craftin' Desert Divas.

    Stay Creative,
    Georgiana
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    P.S. Send me an email...I have a question to ask you. coachfans at cox dot net

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  5. Love the sparkle. Thanks for joining FCCB

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  6. Love all the glitter and the colors. Thanks for joining us at FCCB this week. Kim

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