Tuesday, 1 December 2015

Silver congratulations

A friend of mine asked me on the weekend to make a congratulations card for an engagement. I asked if she wanted elegant, or modern, or cute - she said elegant.  This is what I made:
I used the Tim Holtz Lace layering stencil to add some Wendy Vecchi embossing paste that I had coloured with a silver Gelato from Faber Castell, and before it was dry, I sprinked on some Judikins Iridescent Sparkle embossing powder. I let the paste dry before heat-setting the embossing powder.  I stamped and silver embossed the sentiment from Hero Arts, and then added some more sparkle with a strip of silver glimmer paper from Stampin' Up.
This is one of those cards that the photo just does not do it justice - the lace has so much texture and sparkle! 

 I will be sharing this card over at Virginia's View Challenge - all about glitter!
http://virginiasviewchallenge.blogspot.com.au/2015/12/virginias-view-challenge-21.html
Thanks for visiting :)

5 comments:

  1. Elegant indeed Michelle, I can just imagine the shimmer on this beautiful creation! Have a lovely day! Hazel xx
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  2. It's elegant and beautiful indeed!!

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  3. This is so beautiful, Michelle! I love the use of stencil and glitter! So glad that you join the fun over Virginia’s View “All About Glitter” Challenge!

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  4. Sooooo beautiful! Now this is my kind of CAS :P

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