Tuesday, 11 November 2014

Birthdays Sneak Peek

Hi Bloggers.

I thought I'd start sharing some cards from Sunday's Toolshed on Create & Craft. It's a bit early but I have more shows next Tuesday so I thought I would start today. Today's card features the Couture Creations Fancy Frame Die which was on John's shows last week.

The background is a piece of Coconut White Card run through the Grand Calibur with the new Couture Creations Dandelion Embossing Folder. I ran it through a second time to extend the design. I ran some Cosmic Shimmer Dries Clear Glue around the edges and dipped them into Cosmic Shimmer Diamond Sprinkles. I put aside to dry.

I cut the Couture Creations Fancy Frame out of Black Card.

I stamped the sentiment from the Justrite Birthday Florals Vintage Labels 8 & 9 Clear Stamp Set using Jet Black Archival and embossed with Cosmic Shimmer Clear Embossing Powder. I cut it out using Justrite Vintage Labels 7 Dies. I ran some CS Dries Clear Glue around the edges and dipped into Diamond Sprinkles. I put aside to dry.

I cut the Justrite Offset SVG file a couple of times using my Cricut Explore. I stamped the flowers from the Justrite Birthday Florals Vintage Labels 8 & 9 Clear Stamp Set using Jet Black Archival.

Once the glue with the Diamond Sprinkles were dry, I assembled the card as shown adding some Small Black Circle Dazzlers to the corners and some dots of Cosmic Shimmer Black Pearl PVA around the edges.

I have some auctions of card samples ending this evening on ebay. Raising funds for Help for Heroes this time. I also added some packs last night which will end next week. Please click on the ebay link in the top menu of this blog to go and have a look.

Thanks for stopping by.

Julia.

24 comments:

  1. Hello Julia, what a lovely card, the frame die is gorgeous and such a wonderful sentiment. Have a great day. Bx

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  2. Morning Julia.
    A lovely card Thank you, I am looking forward to the show. Take care Kitty.

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  3. Morning Julia and all crafters, oh such a pretty card today, I love the black and white together, so elegant.

    Stay safe, healthy and happy everyone, hugs, June Smith xxx

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  4. Morning Julia
    A lovely card today. I think I'll have to get this fancy frame it's gorgeous. Will you be having it on the Tool Shed or on your show on Tuesday?
    I've visited eBay again!!
    Sheila x

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    1. No, it's not on either of my shows. I wanted it on the Toolshed but John had it on his shows last week. There's no stock in our warehouse so you'll have to hunt it down in a craft shop or online.

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  5. Morning Julia, a gorgeous card the fancy frame die is beautiful.
    Nancyd xx

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  6. Good morning Julia today's card is gorgeous. Thank you for sharing sneak peaks already you must have loads of beautiful samples to share. I am looking forward to your shows already. Have a great day. Hugs Jackie

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  7. Lovely card today, the flower stamp is beautiful. Can't wait for your shows.
    Michele

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  8. Love the composition of this card and the way you have placed those flowers Julia, lovely!
    Look forward to tool shed,
    XxxRuth

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  9. Morning Julia, lovely card, love Jean xxx

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  10. Morning Julia
    Stunning card, love the black and white and also the way you have cut the flowers, one to try
    Hugs
    Carol x

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  11. Hi Julia. Love your card and I like very much the fancy frame die, although I must have seen it already on John's shows. Another one for my list I think. SueL x

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  12. Hi Julia, a really lovely card, although I can't see much I bet it looks great with the glitter edges . I would love to have the dandelion die, but have no money for craft til the New Year ( I treated myself to the Brother Scan N Cut) only I fogot to hit the flexi button!!!
    X Ros

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  13. Morning Julia,
    This is a beautiful card, love the black and white, pretty flower stamp too.
    Lydia
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  14. Lovely card Julia. I will make a point of watching the tool shed on Sunday, I have got out of the habit of watching C&C regularly, just particular shows.

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  15. Love the words Julia a card of beauty thank you love June xxx

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  16. Lovely card, with lovely sentiment. Look forward to seeing the shows.

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  17. Beautiful card Julia and I love the sentiment. Pat x

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  18. Lovely card Julia. Love the sentiment stamp and flower stamp.
    Helen

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  19. Gorgeous card Julia,lovely sentiment.
    Looking forward to the shows
    Maria x

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  20. Love black and white this card is brilliant Julia, so tasteful. Crafty Regards Julie Kay

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  21. Love this card Julia and especially the sentiment. Thank you.

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