samedi 11 mai 2019

Frosty Christmas


Hello everyone!
It's Saturday and time for a new challenge at 52 Christmas Card Throwdown! This week we're colorful:

Brown Silver Turquoise


I love these frosty colors for this kind of cards and couldn't resist make two!


The design paper for this card is homemade. I sprayed silver and turquoise alcohol inks onto a Teflon sheet and quickly mixed the colours with the edge of an old credit card and then pressed the white panel onto it. I had to do this twice because alcohol inks dry super fast. Then I stamped the deer and the trees with early espresso (all Stampin'Up), but it looks like I stamped them before I colored the background - a lucky coincidence I really liked! I backed the panel with wood grain embossed paper. I covered the diecut sentiment (Scrap Plaisir) with Wink of Stella before gluing it on.



For the second card I used a background stamp that my friend Gundi gave me for my birthday. ♥
I used felt pens and water for coloring. I covered a few images with glue and sprinkled them with ultrafine glitter, for others I only colored with glitter gel pens or traced the lines - on the poinsettia and on the twig there are even some perl pen accents.... I added a silver string to the panel before gluing it to the brown base card.






Linked up with:
Krafty Chicks - Stamp your own background (first card)
Throught The Purple Haze - I´ve got the Blues (first card)
CAS(E) this Sketch - Sketch (first card)
A Inky Mess - Anything Mixed media goes (first card)
The Crafter's Cafe - Make your own Background and Use Dies and/or Punches (first card)
Mix It Up Challenge Blog - Anything Goes + Mixed Media (first card)

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   The Crafter's Cafe Challenge Blog


Stamps: First card (Stampin'Up); I don't know for the second card
Inks: Silver (Adirondack); Mermaid (Ranger); Topaz Pigment Izink (Aladine); Early Espresso (SU);
Embossing: Sizzix
Dies: Scrap Plaisir
Silver string, glitter gel pens, perl pen, ultrafine glitter (brown, silver and turquoise)

5 commentaires:

  1. superbes cartes Rosi, modernes et très sympa, biz

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  2. Beautiful cards in those colours. I particularly like the second with all those little images. x

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  3. You made a great background on your first card which is perfect for our MYOBackground/dies challenge at the Crafters Café. So glad you joined us, we hope you come again, CarolG

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  4. Beide Karten sind mega schön!!! Und bei der Farbvorlage kann ich ja meine Karte der letzten Challenge noch einmal einreichen ... *kicher*
    Bises Gundi

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  5. Perfectly put together! So glad that you have shared your great artwork with us here at Through the Purple Haze. Good luck hun and do come back again!
    Jackie DT @ ttph

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RGPD
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