Saturday, December 13, 2014

# Holly Lace Flourish # Horizon Square Boutique Stacker Frames

A Festive Card by Julie Lavalette

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Hi Everyone, It's Julie here today. Thank you so much to everyone for their kind comments and 'likes' on our Facebook page with my Mixed Media Tutorial last week, I really appreciated it. I have made a Christmas card this week to share with you all. Let me take you through the steps of making this card.


I first of all stamped my image in black onto Kraft card and heat embossed with clear ink. Shading my image with Copics and adding Stickles to the berries.


I next paper pieced my large Snowflakes and Pine Branches to the reverse of my card layers to form frames.


You will have noticed on the green foliage I also cut out the top of the branch and layered on to form a corner point.


My Poinsettia's were made by colouring strips of white paper with Distress Spray Stains. I used Aged Mahogany, Festive Berries and Brushed Pewter and dried with my heat gun before adding a touch of gold mica spray. I then die cut out my Poinsettia Strip.



You get beautiful different shades on your flowers which gives a realistic look. I added some stamens and built them up.


I paper pieced my Holly and my Pine Branches onto my card, checking my Poinsettia would hide the joins before I finally glued on top. finally adding Stickles around the Perimeter.

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Thanks for stopping by today and Good Luck to everyone entering our weekly challenge. Remember you could win a $20 prize to spend.
    
See you all next Saturday,

Julie x


3 comments:

  1. Wow Julie what a stunning card. Your Poinsettias are fabulous.

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  2. A stunning card, and I also love the way you have created your poinsettias. Gorgeous!

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