Monday, 17 February 2014

Lady in Red

Here is a stylish feminine Christmas card, using a art deco stamp that came free with a craft magazine (possibly DoCrafts) that I have never had an opportunity to try until now. I stamped the lady onto the right-hand side of the white card blank and coloured her with Promarkers. Down the left side I used an old wooden stamp of a heart from my stash and stamped the image three time. The top and bottom were heat-embossed with red embossing powder and the central heart highlighted with gold glitter. On a piece of acetate glass paints were used to create a festive mosaic of holly and Christmas trees. Once this dried it was attached to the bottom of the card with red glitter brads, and a 'With love at Christmas' sentiment sticker (from Me to You) added on the paint.


Close up of painted area
This card will be entered for the following challenges:
Passion for Promarkers - Have a heart
crafting by design - anything for love
CRAFT - Christmas
Crafty Catz - Lady in Red
allsorts - use brads
onecrazystamper - anything goes
countryview - Painty Pleasures









9 comments:

  1. So gorgeous.Fabulous art deco image and i love your striking colours.
    Thanks so much for joining us at PFP :D

    xx coops xx

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  2. Beautiful card! Love the mosaic you created! Thanks for playing along with us at C.R.A.F.T. Challenges. Have a wonderful day and good luck! Hugs, Sujin

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  3. Love your very creative design...
    Thanks for sharing it with us at CraftyCatz this week.x

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  4. Fabulous Art Deco lady and you are so organised making Christmas cards in February! Thank you so much for joining us at Allsorts this week for our Use Brads challenge x

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  5. This is just beautiful and very elegant, thanks so much for joining in at Allsorts this week.

    I would love it if you joined in my Spellbinder blog celebration here

    B x

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  6. Very bright and full of color. Nicely done with the image! Thanks for playing our Anything Goes Challenge at One Crazy Stamper!
    Leanne DT@One Crazy Stamper

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  7. A really sweet card. Thanks for sharing it with us this week at Crafty Catz. Naomi x

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  8. Lovely Card And Thanks For Sharing At Craft

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  9. Wonderfully colored image on a terrific card! Thanks for playing with us at One Crazy Stamper.

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