Friday, December 28, 2012

On The Eighth Day of Christmas.

Day 8 of the Frosted Designs 12 Days of Christmas Challenge.

On the Eighth day of Christmas my True Love said to me please use 8 brands/products.

Here is the list of brand items that I used. Easier to put together than I expected after Washi
Tape!

Papermania:               Green cardstock.
XCut Die:                    Nesting die Ornate Frame.
Versamarker:              Watermark Pen. (embossing on flower swirls)
Ranger:                       Distress Markers.
Little Claire Designs:   Poinsettia Digi.
Pebbles Inc:                Pearlescent Chalks.
Holly Hobbie:              Christmas Joy paper collection Poinsettias.
Wow:                           Metalic Gold Embossing Powder.

This is the card I made from the above ingredients.
I layered the cardstock and design paper onto a white base card and then printed the digi onto 140gsm cartridge paper. I then fed this back into the printer and generated the sentiment in word so that it would super impose over the digi. (A little  fidly but  with a  bit of trial and error on printer paper first  to get the correct possitioning  not impossible to do.)
A close up showing the lovely effect you can get by layering the pearlescent  chalks over the distress markers.  You can also see a little of the gold embossed swirls.
 
Entering into the following challenges:
Frosted Designs: On the Eighth Day of Christmas.
Tuesday Alchemy: Anything Goes.
Simon Says Stamps: Anything Goes.
 
 
 
 

 



7 comments:

  1. Oooo Lovely! Am enjoying seeing all these in your 12 day venture!

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  2. So beautiful Mrs A your so Darn good that this keep up the good work xx

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  3. I really like that the backing paper reflects the image. Very nice. X

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  4. Gorgeous Mrs A! And a reminder to dig my chalks out 'cos they do give a lovely result. What's next on your list - juggling eight dies at once or summick?

    And that cat on your side bar keeps staring at me as I write comments!

    Hugs, Di xx

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  5. Lovely poinsettias. Really like this card, and I'm impressed by all the digi & computer work here. That can be so tricky and I always mess up. You did a fab job on this one. So pretty. TFS

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  6. A gorgeous card, I love your design and such beautiful poinsettias, your chalking over inks is brilliant!!

    hugs
    Heather xx
    Thanks so much for joining Simon Says Stamp challenge.

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  7. lovely card. love the sparkly poinsettias. thanks for sharing with us at Frosted Designs.

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