11.20.2014

Let's Celebrate!


So, I love this sketch from the current Retro Sketches Challenge. But I sorta reversed it. Because that's what I do. This is why I can't use sketches. I have an inability to follow them. HA! BUT...I have been dying to play with this awesome new Glass Effects Die from Spellbinders®! Seriously, you guys. I really love this die! I combined it with the gorgeous Snowflake Bliss Die Set for my graphic Christmas card.

Let's Celebrate


I used some pretty flocked papers as the background to add both warmth and texture. The gold adds a festive shimmer while keeping the entire design classic in nature. I kind of love how this one came together. These dies, you guys!!!! For REALS! I seriously love them. Amazeballs, I tell ya! Amaze.balls.

Let's Celebrate (detail)


You GUYS! These colors, and that soft, flocked texture just make me happy. It's like a hug. A hug on a card. *sigh* So, that's my card for today! I hope it feels like a hug to you, too. A shiny happy hug. Well, now that just sounds kind of weird, but whatevs. K. Moving on....

I am also linking this up to the ShowCASe your style challenge!



Have a Happy!

Supplies:

Dies: Spellbinders® Glass Effects Die Set, Snowflake Bliss Die Set
Specialty Papers: DCWV Flocked Papers, DCWV Glitzy Papers
Cardstock: Crafter's Companion Ultra Smooth White
String: May Arts Irridescent White String
Label: Cosmo Cricket Punch Me Stickers

8 comments:

  1. Ha ha! I think you did a great job with it! Sketches are a "Starting point". :) That's the fun part - to see how everyone makes them their own! Kudos! :)

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  2. Ooooh so pretty! Love all of the beautiful dimension!

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  3. What a neat card! I love the die you used for the BG, with the stars! Sue N

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  4. Awesome card!!! I love all of the texture and graphic feel!!! So so so cool! Dude! Love it! I'm also totally in love with that label!

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  5. This rocks!!! That die is so cool!!!

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  6. Awesome card! Thanks for joining us at ShowCASe Your Style.

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Please leave a comment. They make me happy. I am a BIG FAN of Happy. For reals, though.

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