Friday, 27 March 2015

40 & fabulous

Milestone birthdays add a touch of fun to card making.
I went with an elegant, modern design for this 40th birthday card, combining dry embossing on smooth white cardstock, sparkling silver glitter and lots of dimension using bundles of foam squares between each layer.


Ingredients:
  • Ruby Rock-It Fundamentals A5 card base
    (I cut off the front stepper section) for this 8 1/4" tall top folding card
  • American Crafts silver glitter paper
  • Couture Creations Large Peacock Fans 5x7 embossing folder from the Marriot Collection
  • American Crafts Thickers
    - Shoebox DIY Thickers for the "40" and "&", smothered with silver WOW! glitter
    - Amy Tangerine Scene silver glitter foam stickers for the "fabulous"
I have entered my card in the
http://paperissues.blogspot.com.au/2015/03/new-issue-painting-by-numbers-with.html
http://paperissues.blogspot.com.au/2015/03/new-issue-painting-by-numbers-with.html
and the

http://papercrafterscorner.com/blog/papercrafting-challenge-magazine-mondays-week-92/  http://papercrafterscorner.com/blog/papercrafting-challenge-magazine-mondays-week-92/


PS - don't forget,
starts tomorrow, hope to see you hopping along with us.

7 comments:

  1. This is so pretty with the monochromatic color scheme, dimension and sparkle!

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  2. Awesome layers! I love the colors and sparkle.

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  3. Such glittery goodness...this is awesome!
    Thank you so much for all your wonderful comments on my blog♡

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  4. The card is 'FABULOUS'! Love the look of embossed white with the silver glitter.

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  5. Love all that dimension! I just bought a case of white fun foam so I'll have plenty to layer up!

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  6. It is so wonderful to see a work of art by you! I love all of the sparkle that you are so good at adding to your designs =)

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