All Things Beautiful - Shimmer and bling

9:10:00 AM Venus and Luanne @ Sisters Craft Cafe 6 Comments


 Good day everyone! It's only six days before Christmas. 
I've been blog hopping yesterday and found out many are hosting challenges with shimmer and bling, so I decided to make a few cards just to practice on different styles and use my new stamps and craft materials. This time I made non-Christmas themed cards.

Wishing You All Things Beautiful



 I've been keeping my peacock stamp set for several months now. I bought it last year and used it only once or twice and I'm soooo glad I was able to use it again. Working at INKpressive Invitations shop , all my projects are for fast mass production that I don't have enough time to really create something like this.

I used glitter pens to color the peacock. At first I thought the colors were too harsh, but in the end, I think it worked pretty well. I added rhinestone beads to the tail. Isn't it fabulous?

Wishing You All Things Beautiful - Ingredients
DCWV printed paper
DCWV glitter cardstock
All About Scrapbooking embossed paper
Hero Arts Peacock stamp set - including the sentiment
rhinestones
glitter pens
Spellbinders Parisian border

 DREAM CARD

My inspiration for my DREAM card is a KITTIE! Yes, Kittie Caracciolo is one fantastic card artist and her creations are so beautiful. You may check out her blog HERE


I recently bought new leaf dies and bird stamps but I still have no idea how to use them until last night. This card definitely inspired by Kittie's latest Christmas cards. I used the leaves as the nest. The bird on the left is stamped using Fiskars bird stamps. I then traced a bird on patterned paper and hand cut it to make a mirror image. I placed mounting tape on the birds to add depth.{smile!}

 DREAM - ingredients:
All about scrapbooking paper
DCWV glitter cardstock
Metallic green cardstock
Fiskars Bird stamp set - including the  sentiment
Sizzix swirl die
Sizzix embossing folder
Spellbinders leaf die

These cards are shared at;
Sweet Stampin' Challenge - Sparkling and Bling
Glitter Geeks - Anything Goes


Thank you for vising. I wish you'd follow my blog :-) Merry Christmas!

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6 comments:

  1. Hi, I am on the DT at SSW. I just thought I would stop by and see your blog. I love this card and especially the leaves that you have made your nest out of. Thanks for stopping by.
    Nancy SSW-DT

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  2. YOur card is gorgeous. I love the way you used the leaves for the nest.

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  3. Beautiful cards! sister. Love the peacock card so glittery and great color. Lovely new punch and use for the nest

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  4. Love the peacock! ..Thanks for joining in this weeks Glitter Geeks Challenge...Nelly X

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  5. Wow! Love your peacock, that card is gorgeous! Thanks for sharing at Sweet Stampin this week and Merry Christmas! Wedgie xxx

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  6. Hello there, two lovely cards the Peacock one just stunning. Wonderful colours and sparkle on it, thanks for joining in with us this time at Sweet Stampin. Sarah

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