Friday, November 6, 2009

Glitter~Glitter~ Everywhere!!!

Good Morning Everyone!

Can I just tell you how much I love this Ornament Punch? Well I do!!!

I decided to use this for my Stampin 411 sketch challenge this week. I hope you like it.

Here is the sketch…done by our fantabulous Selene!!!

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….and here is my interpretation…………

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I first started with my fold over which is 5 1/2” x 8 1/2” and used my Petals a Plenty Embossing Folder from Stampin’ Up! I then cut the two strips to 1 -1/2” by 3- 3/4” and 1- 1/2”x 4-1/4”

My mats are cut to 2” square and 2 1/4” square. I punched an ornament with the Ornament Punch and cut in half. I used lots of dimensionals to make it pop which is sometimes difficult for tone on tone cards but hopefully I’ve achieved it. I did use some Dazzling Diamonds applied with a 2-way glue pen and also some of our Fine Supernova Glitter for the Ornament. The sentiment is from “Berry Christmas.

Okay, now that you’ve visited with me I hope you’ll go on over to Stamping 411 and see what the other Operators are doing and also play along. We’d love to have you.

Thanks for stopping by and as always….

Have a Stampinglee Good Day!

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10 comments:

jaydee said...

Gasp! Selene. this is breathtaking. I love the multiple layers you used - it adds so much interest to a monochromatic card and the multiple twists of the elastic cord are a fabulously luxe touch.
thanks so much for sharing.
jaydee

Jenna C said...

WOW!!! What a beautiful card!! I love the glitter, it makes the card simply shine, and the layered cord looks amazing too!

Carole'Anne AKA Stampin Stressaway said...

Good morning Lee. I certainly am in utter amazement at this fabulous card. As I alway I am so drawn to your style - it is elegant - classy - and just BEAUTIFUL! You ane one Wonderful ARTIST Lee
Thank you so much for sharing your talent with us
Carole'Anne AKA Stampin Stressaway

Connie said...

I really love how you cut the ornament in half for a very modern look! Great job, Lee!

Luv 2 Cre8 With U said...

Such an elegant card. You did a great job!!!

Selene Kempton said...

We certainly were on the same wavelength... Maybe cause we both used all white! I love what you did here, all the layers of white make your creation regal.

megsmome said...

WOW! I love it. Just beautiful. The tone on tone is just so very elegant. Fabulous job!

Patti Chesky said...

I love all the sparkle.....especially with all the white. Gorgeous!!!

Robin Merriman said...

Lee, this card is breathtaking - I love everything about it. It's so rich and elegant and I love the wrapped gold cord bow on that panel - genius!
BTW, I read your apple story to my hubby and daughter tonight and they were rolling on the floor laughing! Mark said you should send it in to Reader's Digest! Really, it's just hysterical!

Tiffany Bauer said...

BEAUTIFUL!!!!