Sunday 28 February 2016

One Day Special on Hochanda this evening

Hi Bloggers.

I'm launching a Spellbinders One Day Special on Hochanda this evening at 8pm with more shows tomorrow at 9am, 12noon, 4pm and 7pm. Hope you can join me.

Here's today's card -

This is a very simple card to construct.

I've used :

Spellbinders Savoy Labels S4-587
Spellbinders Savoy Decorative Elements S4-589
Spellbinders Platinum Machine
Creative Expressions Petite Lavish Sentiments
Watering Can Archival
Cosmic Shimmer Frosty Jade Colour Cloud
That Special Touch - A Touch of Class
Self Adhesive Pearls - White 3mm & 5mm
Card - Coconut White & Aqua
Tim Holtz Ruler, Precision Probe and Piercing Mat.

For the background, I cut a piece of Coconut White Card to 5 3/4" Square and ran it through the Spellbinders Platinum Machine using the emboss sandwich. Leaving the mask in place I pounced Frosty Jade Colour Cloud through the design using a Smoothie.

I stamped the sentiment from the Petite Lavish Sentiments stamp set onto Aqua Card using Watering Can Archival. I cut it out using the smallest die in the Savoy Decorative Elements Die Set and inked through the die with Frosty Jade. I cut the other 2 dies in the same set out of Aqua Card and inked through the dies with Frosty Jade.

I cut dies #2 and #4 (where #1 is the smallest) in the Savoy Labels Die Set out of Coconut White Card and inked through the dies with Frosty Jade. Then I stacked all the die cuts on top of each other as shown using 3d Foam. I love how the shape fits neatly into the frame created by the mask - very neat and tidy!

I completed the card by adding a few White Pearls and piercing around the edges.

I have added a section of my website containing items from the ODS that I have in stock. You can find them here. There's 10% discount on them till midnight tomorrow night.

John Lockwood's ODS continues today and there's 10% discount on the items I have from his show till midnight tonight. You can find them here.

See you at 8pm!

Thanks for stopping by.

Free card with all website orders (ask for one in the comments box at checkout).
Deal of the Day today (28th February) - Sue Wilson Mini Gemini Die Set : Vela only £5.99!


  1. Morning Julia, a gorgeous card love the colour and must get this mask it makes a beautiful background.
    Nancyd xx

  2. Morning Julia.
    A lovely card it takes me back to the original Spellbinder days.
    Thank you Take care Kitty.

  3. Hi Julia
    Managed to get John aand Sues paper pad from your site. Wow - quick dispatch almost instant - thanks!
    Love the card - so pretty - the new dies look great.
    Working on mums card for Mothers Day - it's your postcard design-and looking good.
    Anne M xxx

  4. Morning Julia, such a lovely card today, one of my favourite colours too, looking forward to seeing you tomorrow and John today, looks like I will end up with square eyes hehe!!

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

  5. Hi Julia
    What a stunning card love the colours and the dies thank you tracyw x

  6. Hi Julia
    A lovely card. I'm looking forward to the demos on Hochanda, the recorder is set.
    B xx

  7. A lovely card Julia. Looking forward to your demos on Hochanda.

  8. Good morning Julia today's card is gorgeous. I love the design and the dies are amazing. Have a safe journey today and I hope that the shows go well. Hugs Jackie

  9. Morning Julia,
    Thank you for another stunning card.
    Your website delivery is fantastic thanks
    Waiting for your shows on Hochanda.
    Love and crafty hugs
    Tina T xxx

  10. Morning Julia, loving today's card, will be tuning in tonight x

  11. Lovely card & such pretty colours.


  12. Beautiful card Julia, love the colour

  13. Morning Julia,
    Lovely card, look forward to seeing your shows.

  14. Lovely card. Looking forward to your shows.

  15. Love the background you have done here, Julia. The recorder is set for this evening.

    Anne (Northampton)

  16. Hi Julia. Lovely card and I love the gentle colour you have used. I also love the touch of class background. SueL x

  17. Hi Julia,
    You say easy to put together but, what a stunning result and the mask is so pretty.
    Looking forward to your shows....what a treat this weekend with you and John. A whole weekend of inspiration!!!
    Love Janet X
    From Wakefield

  18. Stunning card Julia love it watching John at the moment see you later love June Horrocks xx

  19. Stunning card love the colours x xhazel

  20. Very pretty card. One of my favourite colours.

  21. Love this card Julia, thank you. Looking forward to your shows. Xx

  22. Morning Julia, A really beautiful card. Looking forward to your shows.
    Lots of love from Patricia xx

  23. A really beautiful card Julia - looking forward to seeing you on tv! Hugs Gilly R x

  24. This is a stunner, looking forward to tonights show, xx

  25. Hello Julia.

    Lovely Card. I love the Touch of Class Mask and as you say it fits so well with these die cuts and the colours are great. Thanks for sharing.

    I hope you enjoy your Hochanda shows, I'm sure I will.

    Best wishes

  26. A great card Julia I'm looking forward to the shows xx

  27. Hello Julia,
    Looking forward to the shows - will have to record some to look at later.
    Thanks for another great card.
    Sue Mac

  28. A lovely card and very much looking forward to tonight.

  29. Hi Julia, this card is really gorgeous, love the aqua blue, so subtle. Hope the shows go well, Looking forward to all the inspiration. Take care. Bx

  30. This is just so pretty Julia, the colours are so lovely....luv Ursula xx

  31. This is just so pretty Julia, the colours are so lovely....luv Ursula xx

  32. Love the dimension on your card Julia, it is so pretty and the colour is gorgeous. Pat x

  33. Hi Julia. Beautiful card. Enjoyed your show tonight and look forward to watching tomorrow. X

  34. Hi Julia
    That is such a pretty card - will look out for that paper pad. Why don't you release some papers and dies etc - I bet they would be gorgeous.
    Nice one Julia - will be watching!
    Anne M xxx

  35. Hi Julia, a gorgeous, gorgeous card today....L Rosie xxx

  36. Another lovely card Julia, adore these colours. Looking forward to tonight's show. Have a good day. X

  37. Lovely card with lots of layers. Do I count ten layers? WOW!


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