Sunday, January 13, 2013

Purple and Silver Christmas Card

Here is the second card I made for the design team call at 52 Christmas Card Throwdown. Their challenge was a color challenge: purple, silver, and white. I used the sketch from RetroSketches, rotated.

 
I used the Artiste Cricut cartridge for the fancy square in the middle. This is the first time I used the glitter paper from the Whooo's your Valentine kit. It's so cool! The ornament was sponged with petal ink, the top embossed with silver embossing powder, and then overlayed with a second layer that I dotted with silver Glitz.
Materials used:
Cardstock: White Daisy, Petal, Silver Glitter paper
Stamps: Holiday Magic
Ink: Versa Mark, Petal
Other: Silver Embossing Powder, Silver Glitz Glitter Gel, Dimensional Elements Ornaments, Artiste Cricut cartridge, lace (not CTMH)

6 comments:

  1. Beautiful card. That is a very interesting fancy square and the gorgeous bauble.
    Hugs
    Margaret M

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  2. Sarah, this is absolutely beautiful! I LOVE the die cut scroll square and your lace bow is to die for! LOVE the glitter paper sparkling out from behind it all, too! Thanks so much for joining us at 52CCT and hope you join us again SOON! :)

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  3. I love that ornament that you've made and the scroll square is so awesome. This one gorgous card! Two down for you and a couple to go - keep up the beautiful work. Thanks for joining us again at 52CCT!

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  4. Such a pretty, sparkly card Sarah, I love the scroll square and the layered flag sentiment going off the side!
    Thanks so much for playing along with us at 52 {C}CT & I hope you join us again very soon! Ruth x

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  5. Gorgeous card Sarah - lovely sparkly details. Thanks for joining in this week at 52CCT - Jacqueline xx

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  6. Great card...I hope you'll link up at 52 Card Pickup this week!

    http://www.oldbackporch.com/2013/01/52-card-pickup-23.html?m=1

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