Monday 10 June 2013

Sending Love

Hi Bloggers.

Here's today's card.

For the background, I popped some Double Sided Self Adhesive Sheet onto some card. I only peeled off half of the backing to begin with. I dusted the Elegance Border Mask with my Anti Static Bag and placed it along one edge of the sticky area. I added Sahara Gold Polished Silk Glitter, really rubbing it in so that it was smooth and wouldn't shed. I removed the mask and then added Rose Copper Polished Silk Glitter, again rubbing it into the adhesive. I peeled away the adhesive and repeated the process .

I stamped the sentiment from the Justrite Sympathy Vintage Labels Stamp Set using Raisin Adirondack Dye Ink and added Cosmic Shimmer Clear Embossing Powder. I did not heat set just yet. I stamped the frame around the image, again using Raisin Adirondack and added Clear Powder then heat set. I cut out using Justrite Vintage Label & Banner Dies and inked through the die with Caramel Adirondack Dye Ink.

I made a flower using Heartfelt Creations Tattered Blossoms Stamps and Dies, stamping with Raisin Adirondack and embossing with Clear Powder. I cut some leaves out of tan card using Spellbinders Foliage Die Set and inked through the die with Caramel Adirondack.

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

Thanks for stopping by.



  1. Morning Julia, lovely card, just love that flower! Love Jean xxx

  2. Good morning Julia,
    This card is stunning I especiall like the effects of the flowers, what a grand way to start a Monday morning...

  3. Such a lovely card, the flower is just great xx

  4. Hi Julia
    What a beautiful card love the flowers

  5. Morning Julia
    Amazing - love the background would take people ages to work that one out - if they ever did.
    Those flowers are going on the need list boy this list is ever growing.
    Amanda x

  6. Hello Julia, a beautiful card, love the flower and the colours you have chosen. Stamped sentiment is lovely. Bx

  7. Hi Julia a lovely card and the colours are great. Not too keen on a lot of glitter, but like this soft effect with this product.

  8. Morning Julia, A beautiful card, the colours are gorgeous together and the flower is really beautiful.
    Lots of love from Patricia xx

  9. LOVE that flower, particularly, but the whole card is beautiful.

  10. Good morning Julia this card is stunning the background is amazing. I must buy some more masks they are so versatile. Jackie


  11. Morning Julia,

    Lovely and rich looking. Just love those dies.x

  12. Hi Julia. This one is gorgeous. Love the flower too. Take care.

  13. Fabulous background as usual Julia. I love the Elegance mask as it embosses beautifully. Have got the foliage dies but may well need that flower set! x

  14. Hi Julia. The background is really beautiful as is the flower.

    Love Val in Spain xxx

  15. Fab background and gorgeous card xx

  16. Morning Julia, What a beautiful card, I love the flower.
    Have a great day.

    Happy crafting
    Chrissie x x x

  17. Hi Julia

    Love this card today,especially the flower. Must put this on my wish list.

  18. Morning Julia,
    Beautiful flower, the vintage label dies are not one that I would buy don't like the shape very much, but others could be used to get the same effect. Thanks for the inspiration.

  19. Morning Julia, a very nice card and also loving this flower
    not really a glitter girl but these seem so fine may talk
    myself into getting them.
    Nancyd xx

  20. Morning Julia,Lovely card and the flower looks stunning love Jean Z xx

  21. lovely card Julia love the flower xx hazel

  22. Beautiful card Julia, love the way you use the masks on your work.

    Love & Hugs

    Jacquie J xxx

  23. Hello Julia, Beautiful card, love the rich colours and the background as always is amazing. The flower is gorgeous.
    Take care.
    Hugs June xxx

  24. hi Julia
    What a super card love the richness of it and your flower is just lovely.

  25. Hi Julia
    Gorgeous card, love everything about it, thanks for the inspiration!
    Have a great day
    Lara xxx

  26. fab flower ,great card .Laura O

  27. That flower is simply stunning Julia, will have ti give it a try

    xx Sandra

  28. Hi Julia. Lovely card, especially the flower. Hope you are settling nicely in your new home. SueL

  29. H Julia, great card! The first time I tried the mask/glitter/sticky sheet technique after you showed it on tv and the products had arrived, i forgot to use the anti-static bag on the mask. Oh my... I ruined the card trying to remove the mask and it took ages to get all the sticky off the mask. LOL! You only do these things once!
    Hugs Annie

  30. Hi Julia, I just love those glitters they are fab. What a stunning effect for the background. The flower is so beautiful, must give it a go. Hugs Debbie R xx

  31. love the background Julia, and another of those beautiful flowers, super card


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