Monday, 19 October 2015

Welcome to the start of another week

Morning all,

Hope you all had a great weekend, kept yourselves busy?

Anyhoo, I got some new stash ... glass bead glitter gel and a new set of stamps so .....

My card

And the co-ordinating inside and envelope

Materials used:
  • 15cm square white, 300gsm, scallop edged card blank and matching sized envelope
  • Snippets of card in white, black and blue
  • Inkadinkado image and sentiment stamped using Ranger Archival jet black ink
  • Distress Inks in salty ocean and faded jeans, applied using a Tim Holtz blending tool
  • Stardust stickles to highlight
  • On the blue card snippet I lightly marked the area I planned to attach the image panel and then cut in to a random shape before applying Faber Castell glass bead glitter gel to the remaining area, using a spatula

I'll be entering this make for the following challenges:-

  1. Addicted to CAS - challenge No. 74 - SPARKLE
  2. CraftyCatz - challenge No. 297 - ANYTHING GOES
  3. Creative Fingers - challenge No. 95 - ANYTHING GOES
  4. QKR Stampede - challenge No. 161 - ANYTHING GOES

And then ... I could wait NO LONGER before breaking the seal on the totally GORGEOUS Wilted Violet Distress Ink!

Materials used:

  • ATC blank
  • Black card for matting
  • Snippet of white card
  • Distress Ink wilted violet applied to white card using a Tim Holtz mini blender and foam pad
  • Inkadinkado holiday village stamped using Distress Ink dusty concord
  • Inkadinkado sentiment stamped using Memento tuxedo black ink
  • Stardust stickles used to highlight the ATC and to draw a freehand border around the edge of the now purple panel

I'll be entering this purple make for the following challenges:-

  1. Simply Papercrafts for all occasions - challenge No. 15 - ANYTHING GOES
  2. Craft your passion - challenge No. 284 - ANYTHING GOES
  3. Crafting from the heart - challenge No. 82 - ANYTHING GOES

Have a great week


My Card Attic: Hazel said...

What a sweet little scene Kathy! I like how it all co-ordinates! Have a great week! Hazel xx

SARN said...

Looks great to me mate! xxx

Barb said...

Lovely work Kathy. I like the new stamp set. Barbxx

Clare Lloyd said...

Super projects

Loll said...

Two beautiful cards Kathy!! Love the sparkle from the glass bead glitter gel ... and the purple --- wow! gorgeous! xx

Leslie Miller said...

Wow, that glitter gel is fabulous! Beautiful nighttime scenes you've created. Thank for sharing with us at QKR Stampede!

chrissy xx said...

A GOrgeous stamp and such pretty colours. I LOve the glitter too..
Thank you so much for joining us this week at QKR Stampede.

Anja Curvers said...

Very sweet and love that you also stamped the envelop. Thanks for joining us over at ATCAS

crafty-stamper said...

Hi Kathy a long time since I visited your blog-beautiful CAS card and love the stamp and glitter -great co-ordinating envelope too---Thank you for joining us at Simply Papercrafts
Carol DT x