mercredi 1 février 2017

House of Cards - February Challenge


Hi everyone!

February is the month of Love, so let's go for a Love theme at House of Cards!
We have a wonderful inspiration photo - (please see below).


I was inspired by the image and the colors!


Can you believe that these hearts are made with hot glue!

It is already the second time that I use this technique and I am every time fascinated by the result! 
I started to put hearts on a piece of white paper with a hot-glue gun. 
After that, I heated the hearts with my heat gun, added white embossing powder, heated it to the melting point and repeated the whole once more. As soon as the hearts were cold, I wet the paper with a brush and water and added pink watercolor - and as long as the paint was wet, I added a large drop of silver pigment ink (IZINK) and let it fuse with the pink!
After drying, I mounted the colored panel with foam pads to a bigger white panel and then to my card base!
The sentiment is stamped with Onyx Black (Versafine) and Melon Mambo (StampinUp)
It says something like:
 I LOVE YOU
a bit, very much,
passionately....

Are you curious how I've discovered this technique? 
Take a peek to my first attempt, here you will also find a link to a video that explains everything best!




Here a closer look to the silver effect - these shiny things are very hard to catch!




....and this is our 
Love Theme and/or Colors



Have fun!



linking up with:
Stamploration Spotlight Project Showcase - Cornelia combines Hot Glue with Watercolor
CAS on Sunday - 100 Hearts
CWS Challenge - Valentine



    For your blog  




15 commentaires:

  1. Thanks for playing along with our new challenge over at Creative with Stamps, Jo x

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  2. c'est adorable et très original Rosi, biz

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  3. Wieder so eine tolle Kunstkarte, sieht Klasse aus!!

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  4. What a fun technique! I love how your pretty hearts turned out and love the water-coloring around them!

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  5. Hello Rosi, like what you have done here and Je t'amie for me is the most romantic and excotic for love. Nice. I really enjoy to be back and working in the team again. Take care.

    (✿◠‿◠) Ma (Merethe)
    Teamie HOC
    http://majaapia.blogspot.no/

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  6. This is an awesome technique. Makes a beautiful card. So glad you shared over at Creative with stamps.

    Billie A
    Creative with Stamps
    Inspiration Destination
    Catch the bug
    Aud Sentiments
    Stampavie and More

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  7. Isn't that the coolest, artsy-est technique? I've done it with normal kid's glue too - just have to wait a little longer til it sets up but you have better control of your squiggles ;)

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  8. What a fabulous technique and beautiful water coloring too!

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  9. Gorgeous card and beautiful background paper. Great technique. Thank you for joining us at CAS on Sunday. Luv, Wilma

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  10. This technique is absolutely FABULOUS, Rosi! Your card is perfect, too! I LOVE the added texture and dimension from the hot glue hearts! Beautiful creation, friend! Sending HUGS! :) Mynn xx

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  11. Echt klasse! Sollte ich auch wieder einmal probieren.....

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  12. What a fun, creative card!
    Thank you for joining us at Creative With Stamps!
    Lilian
    The Leaf Studio

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  13. This is so adorable! I love the texture on this--like I want to touch the little hearts! Beautiful design!
    Take Care!
    Michele

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  14. Oh I love this mived media card!!
    Fabulous make for the House of Cards!
    Susan
    Teamie
    Calling All Crafters! – My personal Blog!

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