‘Big Day’ Birthday Card

Hi folks,

I hope that you are having some fun and crafty times 🙂

Todays share is a super sparkly creation that I have made using ‘left overs’ from other projects. I have kept it simple using complimentary colours and layers:

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I started by using a light blue card for a base; This was made from half a sheet of A4 card the other half was used for a different project. I had strips and panels collected from cards that I had made over Christmas and put them to good use here.

I then stamped the image with a coordinating ink – both the ink and the card base are by Stampin’ Up! in the colour Soft Sky – as the ink stays wet for a short while, I was able to add clear embossing powder to it. It gives it nice dimension and adds extra detail:

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I coloured in the word ‘CAKE’ with a clear Wink of Stella glitter pen. You could always use mica powders or a glitter glue pen instead.

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In the above photo you can see the layers. These add dimension without extra bulk, which is great for keeping postal costs down! I punched three small circles to make my own ‘Candi’ embellishments.

Of course I decorated the inside of the card and the envelope too:

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I again used the Clear glitter pen to add extra sparkle 🙂

Here is the finished project:

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Thank you for stopping by!

Take care and happy crafting,

Jenny 🙂

 

 

About JenniferRabbit

I am an avid crafter and will try any artistic medium that I can :)
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2 Responses to ‘Big Day’ Birthday Card

  1. Donna says:

    The wink of Stella is really effective and a great idea making your own coordinating Candi 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

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