Fun Mixability Challenge this week to add text to our cards. Mixed media used - dry embossing on vellum, liquid pearls, white gel pen, ink, sponged c/s for butterfly.
I randomly coloured with A white gel pen on the back of the embossed vellum, before adhering to Coastal Cabana C/S. Stamped the text and adhered to centre panel. Die cut the butterfly from a mixed media piece already in my stash and added the liquid pearls to the centre of the butterfly. Also used the liquid pearls around the edges.
Date: Friday, January 25, 2019 GMT Views: 421
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Sat, Jan 26, 2019 @ 5:17 AM
That vellum bg is really unique....I would never have thought to use a white gel pen and I have to admit I've not had luck with embossed vellum so like Susie I may try it again. Lovely card....you've been busy in your craft room (must be a break in the tennis action).
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Mon, Jan 28, 2019 @ 8:14 PM
Love this look with the embossed vellum and coloring random circles with white gel...the Coastal Cabana underlay makes it look like a patterned paper with circles, but I'm sure in RIL it is much more stunning! Love the platinum edging and the die-cut frame for your lovely butterfly. A lovely card!
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Wed, Jan 30, 2019 @ 10:04 PM
Quite the lovely frame and background for your magnificent butterfly! Wonderful idea to use a white gel pen on the backside of the embossed dots and the Coastal Cabana panel provides such great color behind the vellum. Totally gorgeous!
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