Monday, 1 June 2015

A second card for Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper June challenge


This is my second card for my Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper June challenge - please click on the link to discover what this is all about, if you haven't done so already - and please join in my challenge, using any of your patterned paper - anything goes, as long as you use some patterned paper.

The prize this month is:


K & company Roam 6" x 6" paper pad
36 sheets - 3 sheets each of 12 designs

I had two of the K & Co Roam paper pads, so I made two cards using the same two stamps in different ways on two different pieces of paper from the pad.

For the second card I used this piece of paper from the K & Co Roam pad:



this time using the same two stamps, but inking with Brilliance pearlescent purple and sprinkling with pearl plum embossing powder and heating. I then swiped across with versamark and lightly brushed some  cosmic shimmer sunrise pink iridescent mica pigment over it, which I then buffed up with a tissue. In the process of rubbing the area I accidentally creased the paper in a few places. I ran it through my Xyron adhesive hoping that the creases would press out, but they didn't. In the end I thought it added to the vintage look of the card, so I decided to keep the creases! (instead of starting all over again, having spent quite a long time anyway).



This is also for:

Sparkle n sprinkle June: anything goes, used embossing powder
Retro rubber 15: vintage (both stamps are much older than one year)
Allsorts 313: vintage
Vintage challenge 103: font/script
Create something catchy 15: CAS cards
Scrappy hands 40: clean and simple
One crazy stamper June: anything goes
Amusing challenge (stamped blessings): anything goes
The pink elephant 300: anything goes
Not just cards 20: anything goes
Inspiration destination 35: anything goes
Sister act 108: anything goes
Beccy's place June
Eclectic Ellapu June: anything goes

13 comments:

  1. Love the embossing! Thanks for playing along with us at One Crazy Stamper in our Anything Goes Challenge!

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  2. Love, love the colors and shimmery effects! And creases definitely add to the vintage effect... :)

    Thanks for sharing this card with Retro Rubber!

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  3. An absolutely delightful vintage creation Hazel and perfect for our theme this week.

    Many thanks for joining in at Allsorts challenge.

    B x

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  4. Loving the effect of that embossing. Lovely creamy purple hue. Thanks for joining us over at the Creative Challenge of Sparkle N Sprinkle.

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  5. Beautiful project hazel. The embossing and details are very lovely. Thank you for joining us at Not Just cards this week. Judy DT

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  6. I love heatembossing! :)
    Thanks for playing along in the Sister Act Card Challenge.
    Hugs,
    Natalie
    INKognito

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  7. Beautiful! That embossing is gorgeous! Thank you for joining us at Retro Rubber for not one but two fantastic cards!!

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  8. The embossing is so pretty, what a lovely vintage card this one is as well. Thank you for playing along more than once with RRBC!

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  9. Very soft and feminine effect, thanks for doing the RR challenge!

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  10. Thank You for joining. Vintage Udfordring!

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  11. Wonderful vintage feel. Love the color combo too. So glad you shared it with s for the Sparkle N Sprinkle Creative Challenge.

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  12. Lovely embossing specially the colors. Thanks for playing along with CSCC# 15. Good luck. DT- Ruchi :)

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  13. Beautiful card... Loved the embossing.... Thanks for joining us at CSCC # 15.. All the best...

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