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Sunday, 13 May 2012

J&C Creations Challenge

Hello, J&C Creations have launched their first Challenge today.  Please pop over to J & C Creations Challenge Blog to find out how to enter and to see all the creations of the other designers in the team.

The prize is a £20 voucher to use in the store and the theme is "All that Glitters" so we want to see your glittery creations.  

The challenge will close at 6pm on 12th June so you have plenty of time to enter.

To make my card you will need:

White square card blank
    White coated card
    Black and white card

Cosmic Shimmer Ultra Thick Embossing Powder – Vintage Golden White 
Heartfelt Creations Aztec Gold Sunflowers stamp

Stampendous Fran.tage Mica Fragments – Gilded or Bronze

Stampendous  Fran.tage Halo Glitter Mix – Gold & Silver

Prima Almanac 6x6 pad
Black micro jewels
Glue pen
Ranger Inkssentials Glue N’ Seal
Tim Holtz Distress Ink pad and Distress Marker in Spiced marmalade
Cottage Cutz Leafy Foliage die
Beatrix Potter embossing folder For Him 1
Core’dinations Core Couture Glitter card in Black

Green holographic card
Spellbinders Moroccan Accents (S5-064)


Using paper from Almanac mat onto black card.  Cut 2 borders from white card using the border die from the Moroccan Accents set.  Double emboss with the Vintage Golden White powder and after the second heating and whilst still wet, press into the Silver Halo Glitter Mix.  Attach to the card when cold.

Stamp the largest Aztec Gold sunflower onto white coated card with Spiced Marmalade and whilst still wet, pull in the ink with a water brush to colour the petals.

Put some Glue N’ Seal in the centre of the sunflower and add a mix of mica fragments, gold halo glitter and black micro jewels to the centre.

Define the petals with the glue pen and sprinkle over the gold halo glitter. 

Cut the leaves and stem with the Leafy Foliage die from the green glitter paper.  Adhere to the back of one of the sunflower petals.

Emboss a piece of the black glitter card with the For Him embossing folder.  Mount the flower and stem to the embossed card with foam squares and cut the card as desired.  Mount onto the card.

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