Saturday, 10 May 2014

CHNC challenge 176: let it shine


Time for another challenge on my CHNC blog and for CHNC challenge 176 I'm wanting you to 'let it shine' on your Christmas creations - interpret as you will ... might be shiny paper/card, gems etc or perhaps stars or a candle ... I'm sure you will have plenty of ideas.

I've gone with the idea of letting a candle shine and have used one of the stamps from a set kindly supplied by one of the sponsors, Flonz craft. The image was stamped with brushed corduroy distress ink and water brushed to create a sepia, vintage look  I then matted the image on to gold pearlescent card and then on to a piece of Anna Griffin flocked paper that I had brushed with the brushed corduroy ink. The background is an offcut of Hunkydory card left over from a previous Christmas creation. The two embossed baubles were cut from an embossing created with a lovely Embossalicious embossing folder, which were then brushed with the distress ink.


This is also for:

The 12 months of Christmas card link up
My perfect life festive 48 week 17
Natalie and Amy 20: rubber stamping
Crafty sentiments: anything goes
Rhedd and rosies 32: it's all about texture
Deep ocean 77: distressing
V's sweet 23: distress
Bunny Zoe: distress
Loves rubber stamps 102: anything goes
Papertake: anything goes
Through the craftroom door: anything goes
Scrappers delights 22: anything goes
It's all about the vintage and beauty 68: anything goes
Challenges 4 everybody 41: anything goes
Stamping sensations May: anything goes
Just keep on crafting May: anything goes
Sister Act 56: anything goes
Crafting by designs May anything goes

19 comments:

  1. It is super nice wawww ♥

    Thanks for joining us at It’s all about the vintage and beauty♥

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  2. Lovely rich look to this Hazel, fab Christmas card!

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  3. Love the effect you have achieved Hazel, gorgeous card. Thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations this month.
    Pinky

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  4. Beautiful card, love the texture and opulence, thank you for joining in Rhedd and Rosie's, good luck Hun, Zoe DT xx

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  5. So classy and elegant! Thanks for joining at Scrapper's Delights: Anything Goes
    Hugs
    Dewi

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  6. Hazel, Your card is gorgeous. Love the gold and the vintage touch. Just wonderful for Christmas.
    Thank you for joining us at Crafty Sentiments for Anything Goes Challenge.
    Deborah CS GDT

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  7. Beautiful card thanks so much for joining us at Bunnyzoes this month
    hugs sara x x

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  8. Your entry in our challenge is fabulous, you are very creative. I adore the layout and love your creativity. Very well done! Congratulations! Thank-you for joining us.

    I would love you to join my blog, I have joined yours today. I have a candy giveaway once I reach 250 followers, I will choose a follower at random and that winner will win 2 of Sherri Ann Baldy dies.


    Ange DT xxoo

    http://angetreasures.blogspot.com.au

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  9. Awesome embossing and colors! Thank You so much for joining us at Loves Rubber Stamps this week! We hope to see you again real soon.
    Tons of Hugs, Dangina

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  10. Great card! Many thanks for joining the Rhedd and Rosie’s hallenge and good luck!!! Melissa (DT)

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  11. fab card hazel and thanks for sharing with us at Crafty sentiments this week

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  12. Love the intricate gold work. Thank you for participating with us over at Through The Craft Room Door" Melanie, DT

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  13. This is so cute. Thanks for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!!

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  14. wow christmas already! lol great card. thanks for playing on Rhedd and Rosies challenge

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  15. Such a pretty card, Thanks for joining us at Scrappers Delight, Gill DT :-)

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  16. This is just beautiful. Thanks for joining in at Scrapper's Delights Ghallenge. Good luck. Stefi DT x

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  17. I love the vintage effect you've created by doing the whole card in gold.

    Thanks for taking part in Natalie and Amy's challenge this month.

    Emma x

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  18. Waw! It's so beautiful! Like the colors!
    Thanks for joining us at It's all about the vintage and beauty! :)

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