Saturday 28 June 2014

Love & Kisses

Hi Bloggers.

Here's today's card -

For the background, I started by inking through a section of the Ornate Frame Mask onto Coconut White Card in each corner using Currant Adirondack Dye Ink using Cut n Dry Foam. I ran it through the Grand Calibur with the Couture Creations Irish Clubs Embossing Folder. I ran it through a second time to extend the design and inked around the edges with Currant Ink.

I swiped some Currant Ink onto my Craft Sheet and mixed in some Silver Moon Cosmic Shimmer Sparkle Texture Paste. I spread through the Trelliage Mask onto Coconut White Card and put aside to dry. Once dry, I cut it into 4 squares and mounted onto Rich Plum Card.

I stamped the sentiment from the All Occasions Sentiments Stamp Set using Perfect Medium and added Cosmic Shimmer Silver Shine Detail Embossing Powder. I did not heat set at this point. I stamped the Baroque Frame around the sentiment using Perfect Medium, added Silver Detail Powder  and heat set the lot. I cut out the inner frame using scissors and then inked around the edges with Currant Ink. I cut a Spellbinders Luscious Labels One out of Rich Plum Card.

I tied a bow using White Crochet Ribbon and added a Silver Vintage Button.

I assembled the card as shown adding a White 8mm Pearl in each corner and some dots of Cosmic Shimmer Pearlescent PVA in Cosmic Pearl around the edges.

Just in case you missed it yesterday, the Heart Lattice Embossing Folder is back in stock. You can find it here.

Thanks for stopping by.



  1. Good morning Julia,
    I rather like this style of card, it is funky and fun. Nice job.

  2. Morning Julia.
    Lovely card, I have got this lovely Plum card. Thank you have a good weekend take care Kitty.

  3. Morning Julia, beautiful card, love the colours. Love Jean xxx

  4. Good morning Julia this card is gorgeous I love the colour so that's something else for my ever expanding wishlist. Have a great day. Love Jackie

  5. Hi Julia lovely card, love the design and the colours are gorgeous. X

  6. Hi Julia, beautiful card, gorgeous colours, love the squares with the mask design. Have a good Saturday. Bx

  7. Morning Julia,
    Lovely card, like the square effect.
    Have a good weekend.

  8. Great card-love the colour and the 4 squares. Great effect it gives.


  9. I like the effect the four squares give Interesting colour, it looks black on my screen but that's not putting me off!

  10. Fabulous card Julia, love the colours, especially the texture paste mixed with the Currant ink x

  11. Good lass Julia, love this design, you are going from strength to strength. Looking at your upcoming shows it looks like there will be lots of happy people if they can get to see you and Sue together. Mabex

  12. Good morning Julia. A fabulous card. So rich and elegant!!
    Your creations just get better and better!! Have a good weekend. Love and hugs. Hilary xxxx

  13. Fabulous colour Julia and I love the design, a really gorgeous card. Pat x

  14. Morning Julia, so happy this morning managed to secure my place
    to see you and Sue on the 16th July had to juggle times about to see both of you
    but managed in the end.sooooooooo happy.
    The card today is gorgeous my favorite for some time don't know why it
    just sang to me when I saw it.
    Nancyd xx

    1. We're travelling home on 16th - I do hope you mean 15th! Julia

  15. Morning Julia such a rich and beautiful card really lovely
    Have a great weekend
    Margaret corgi owner

  16. Love the card Julia the colour is lovely thank you for sharing love June xxc

  17. Gorgeous card really love the colours,that rich plum card is wonderful.

  18. Hi Julia. Great card, I love the colour, so rich : ) Take care.

  19. Hi Julia, love the card very interesting, and the colours are lovely, well done love Jean Z xx

  20. Thanks for the layout idea, I had not thought of off-setting the central square like that.

  21. Hi Julia, a gorgeous card. Love the texture paint colour.

  22. Hi Julia
    Loving the colours too! Beautiful card today.
    Enjoy your day!
    Sheila x

  23. Hello Julia, Beautiful card, love the rich colour and the texture paint effect.
    Have a good weekend.
    Take care.
    Hugs June xxx

  24. Hi Julia,

    This is gorgeous, love the Rich, Ruby Red colour. Love th edesign too.

    Love & Hugs

    Jacquie J xxx

  25. Hi Julia,
    Am having really trouble getting posts to go! Yesterday's and day before went into wide blue yonder! Today's first attempt likewise! Hope this one goes.
    Love today's card - love the colours and textures - so much interest in the card.
    Thanks for all your help. My lace flowers are improving! Boy was there room for improvement to begin with!!
    Love Myra

  26. Afternoon Julia
    Stunning card today, very elegant and effective. Love the colour.
    Amanda xx

  27. Hi Julia

    Another lovely card, I really do need some of that sparkly texture paste!

    Crafty hugs

    T x

  28. Lovely card and colours xx hazel

  29. Fabulous card! Love the sparkle and the squared background! xx

  30. Hi Julia, I'm having to catch up with blogs today! This is fabulous, love the colours and the background is lush! Hugs Carole Z X


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