Saturday, 19 October 2013

Another card for Mum

Hi Bloggers.

Another panel card today but in a different layout -

For the back background, I ran a piece of Milk Card through the Grand Calibur with the Couture Creations Extra Loren Embossing Folder. I ran it through a second time to extend the design and then inked around the edges with Aged Mahogany Distress Ink using Cut n Dry Foam.

For the panels, I stamped the Justrite Floral Flourishes Background and the Justrite Autumn Damask Background once each using Perfect Medium. Then I dusted Red Blaze, Scarlet Sunset and Lava Red Mica Powders from the Cosmic Shimmer Autumn Sunset Mica Spray Set over the images. I lightly wiped away the excess with a dry wetwipe, misted with a little water and heat set. I cut them down into square panels and mounted them onto Burgundy Card.

I stamped the image from the Summer Flowers Stamp Set using Jet Black Archival and embossed with Cosmic Shimmer Clear Embossing Powder. I coloured in using Lava Red Mica Powder, Marine Aqua Mica Powder from the Cosmic Shimmer Luscious Greens Mica Spray Set and Pear Green Mica Powder from the Cosmic Shimmer Garden Flora Mica Spray Set. I cut it out using Spellbinders Scalloped Labels One and inked through the die with Aged Mahogany. I cut a Spellbinders Captivating Square out of Burgundy Card.

I stamped 'Mum' from the same stamp set, again using Jet Black Archival and embossed with Clear Powder. I cut it out using Spellbinders Labels 28 and inked through the die with Aged Mahogany. I cut a Spellbinders Decorative Labels 8 out of Burgundy Card.

I assembled the card as shown adding some Cream Pearls and some dots of Cosmic Shimmer Pearlescent PVA in White around the edges.

Thanks for stopping by.



  1. Hi Julia. Wonderful card. I love the layout and the beautiful background. Hope you enjoy the weekend. Take care.

  2. Morning Julia beautiful card thank you for the inspiration for a different background.
    Have a good weekend Kitty

  3. Morning Julia, love the layout of this card. Enjoy the weekend. Love Jean xxx

  4. Hi Julia
    Another beautiful card love what you have done to the background thank you Tracy w x

  5. Great card, love the background features xx

  6. Good morning Julia today's card is gorgeous quite different to the other one but just as beautiful. I hope you have a great time in Taunton. Love Jackie

  7. Good morning Julia,
    Hope the craft fair was fun. Lovely card, I really like the four squares in the back ground. Super.

  8. Hi Julia,

    Great card. Love the square die. X

  9. Hi Julia, lovely card today. Love the layout. Kind regards Joanne K x

  10. Morning Julia
    Fabulous card, love the layout and the colours are super. Very effective.
    Amanda x

  11. Hi Julia, beautiful card and a fabulous layout, love the panels. Bx

  12. Gorgeous card love the stamped image and colours used stunning xx hazel

  13. Morning Julia, A beautiful panel card today, combined with the gorgeous fuchsia stamp, this card is gorgeous.
    Lots of love from Patricia xx

  14. Hi Julia,
    Beautiful card, love the panel effect.

  15. Love the different layout and back to the beautiful fuchsia again.

  16. Hello Julia, Beautiful card, love the colours and the panel background. Must get the fuchsia stamp it is gorgeous. Thank you for all your inspiration.
    Take care.
    Hugs June xxx

  17. Hi Julia, a beautiful card. Love the colour of the panels and the fuchsia.

  18. Gorgeous colours Julia & I love the design. A beautiful card. Pat x

  19. I really love the layout of this card Julia and the colours are great

    xx Sandra

  20. Hi Julia, nice card love it Jean Z xx

  21. Hi Julia,

    Beautiful card, love the colour. I must invest in this flourish background stamp it is so gorgeous.

    Love & Hugs

    Jacquie J xxx

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  23. I deleted the last message because the spelling was awful sorry :) Too much taking to others while typing I think!!!!
    I love the colours of this card and your backgrounds amaze me.

  24. Hi Julia

    Love the background on today's card. I love how you've done the panellng

  25. Lovely card, Julia, very pretty.
    Hugs Annie

  26. Hi Julia,

    Love everything about this card.

    Much love,

    Shirley T. xxx


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