Thursday, 1 June 2017

Glittered Hummingbird Stained Glass WIndow

Hi Bloggers.

Here's today's card -

 For the background, I created a frame out of Coconut White Card using the inner die from Sue Wilson's Mirrored Striplet Die Set. I cut it 4 times around the edges of the card. I popped a piece of CE Double Sided Self Adhesive Sheet onto a piece of Coconut White Card. I removed the other backing sheet and popped the die cut frame on top. I added CS Ice Blue Polished Silk Glitter to the exposed adhesive. I matted onto Coconut White Card.

I cut Sue's Hummingbird Stained Glass Window Die out of Coconut White Card. I added more DS SA Sheet to the back. I sprinkled 4 colours of Polished Silk Glitter into areas of the exposed adhesive. I used Ice Blue, Turquoise, Light Purple and Rose Copper. I spread the glitter around with my fingers, burnishing well till the whole area was covered.

Quite a quick card to make if you're comfortable with the random colouring of the stained glass window die.

Thanks for stopping by.

Julia.
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43 comments:

  1. A stunning card and gorgeous colours.

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  2. I forgot to say 'happy birthday' Julia! I hope you have a lovely, relaxing day, being spoiled.

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  3. Hello Julia, Happy Birthday, I hope you enjoy your day. Love todays card, I think the random glitter colours are lovely. Take care. Bx

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  4. Happy Birthday.
    Have fun Kitty.

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  5. Morning julia, lovely card today, and a very happy birthday to you.

    Stay safe, healthy and happy, hugs June Smith xxx

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  6. Happy birthday Julia xxx
    Another great card I have yet to try the glitters I need to start saving my pennies again xxx

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  7. Good morning Julia, Happy Birthday, hope you have plans for a lovely day.
    Todays card is gorgeous.
    Marion S x

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  8. Stunning card, lovely colours. Happy Birthday Julia.
    Annette x

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  9. Stunning card Julia happy birthday have a lovely day it's my birthday too
    Love June horrocks xxxxx

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  10. Hi Julia
    Just found out we share the same birthday so have a lovely day doing just what you enjoy.Love the gorgeous card today.
    Jan x

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  11. Good Morning Julia.. Happy Birthday , hope you have a lovely birthday. To days card is beautiful , as always I love your creations... Wendy

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  12. Gorgeous card-love it.

    Happy Birthday-hope you have a fantastic day.πŸŽ‚πŸΎπŸŽπŸŽˆ

    Michele

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  13. Happy Birthday Julia, Enjoy your day.
    Lovely card. Brenda xx

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  14. Hi Julia
    Happy Birthday!
    A beautiful card. The colouring of the stained glass may be 'random' but it looks great. I love the background.
    Have a great day.
    B xx

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  15. Really nice Julia. You did that card really well. I think you made a nice call in making stained glass card!

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  16. Happy Birthday Julia,
    Lovely card, the colours are beautiful.
    Thanks for sharing,
    Heather

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  17. This looks so effective. I do like the stained glass window dies.
    Happy birthday.
    Jan
    Northampton

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  18. Lovely card. Happy Birthday. SueL x

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  19. Good morningJulia, HAPPY BIRTHDAY x

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  20. Happy Birthday, Julia.
    I hadn't realised the glitter was spread randomly until I read it! A lovely card.

    Anne (Northampton)

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  21. Hello Julia,
    Lovely card today and yesterday's little tug boat was very cute too!
    I will be missing on and off for a few days! Sorry but I will try to catch up!
    Happy Birthday - hope you have a lovely day!
    Love Myra xx

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  22. Happy Birthday Julia. Have a lovely day. Beautiful card. Thank you. Sorry been missing. Internet problems.

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  23. Another take on the stained glass window dies, I must say I do like the new glitter, so much finer and precise...a lovely card, thank you Julia....luv Ursula xx

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  24. Lovely card Julia, loving the subtle colours.
    Elaine H X

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  25. Happy Birthday Julia - have a lovely day.

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  26. Stunning card! Ooh I see by the comments its your birthday! I hope you have a spectacular day! Happy Birthday! xxx

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  27. Happy Birthday Julia!I hope you enjoy your special day.
    Beautiful card and lovely colors. Thank you for sharing.
    Carmen (Canada)

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  28. Happy Birthday Wishes coming your way! Good looking card for a quickie. I do like the randon coloring on this card.

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  29. Birthday greetings. Hope you have a good day.

    Really do like the randomness of the glitter distribution, makes it a very different card.

    Teresa

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  30. Happy birthday!! Always loving your cards and the techniques you share! Very best wishes and very many happy returns!

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  31. Hi Julia

    Love this card, I made one last night using 2 of the polished silk glitters, they're fabulous, and my card is scheduled for tomorrow's blog!

    June x

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  32. Happy birthday Julia!

    I hope you're having a great day!!

    June x

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  33. Happy Birthday Julia. Hope you have a wonderful Birthday and not working too hard.
    Hugs
    CraftyJacq
    XX

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  34. Happy Birthday Julia, i hope you have had a wondeful day.
    Todys card is another stunning example of the stained glass and i love the colours.

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  35. Gorgeous card Julia, I love the stained glass collection.
    Happy Birthday, hope you have had a wonderful day.

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  36. Hello Julia.

    Lovely Card. I love the background with the striplet die and the glittered Hummingbird, I will have to try the Silk glitters sometime. Thanks for sharing.

    Sorry the day is nearly over but I hope you had a lovely day.

    Best wishes

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  37. A bit late but Happy Birthday, hope you've had a lovely day and have been spoilt, Grace and Jean

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  38. Sorry being late but I hope you have had a wonderful Birthday and been really spoiled on your day !
    Love the stained glass humming bird.
    hugs Maria x

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  39. Hi Julia Rather late in the day I know but Happy Birthday I hope you have had a lovely day
    Lovely card I love all the gorgeous colours

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  40. Beautiful card and hope you had a lovely birthday

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  41. Absolutely stunning Julia love love love it
    Hug's Lynda Brock xx

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  42. Hi Julia,

    Lovely card. Happy Birthday. Hope its been a good one.
    Much love,

    Shirley T. xxx

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