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Monday, 17 November 2014

black & white stencil

Hello I hope you had a great weekend. I have another card for you today again it's a first for me using a stencil and stencil dimension paste.
Why do those lovely people on youtube and at the fairs make it look so easy I did this one a couple of times before I got the hang of it I either didn't put enough on or put wayyyyyyyyyy to much on and it seeped through yukkkk.
 Anyway when I saw this stencil I thought it was so classy and had ideas of what I could do with it and even though I have only had one play with it I am not disappointed.

 Again like my previous card I have kept the LO very simple and not used any patterned papers as I didn't want to distract to much away from the image.
The card A5 and I have used a length of purple satin ribbon to go across the centre. The image has been made using black dimension paste and while it was still wet I added purple glitter to the berries as they remind me of grapes (they may actually be grapes I have no idea) this in itself was trick and a half as because the paste is still wet the glitter had to stay in place until it was all dry so no drafts or sneezes allowed. I did get a little glitter on the shoe but only a bit so not to worried about that and it adds to the originality of it.


 I then made the sentiment on my PC and when the image was dry shook off the glitter and matted both image and sentiment onto black card.
I then made a fussy bow from purple organza ribbon and added to the corner and added gems to either side of sentiment and that is it clean and simple for me (very) but I really enjoyed doing it.



 So there you have my card for today I hope you like it thanks for popping over and I would like to enter this into the following challenges

http://craft-deebowz.blogspot.co.uk/p/challenge.html ATG

http://dreamvalleychallenges.blogspot.ca/ ATG

 http://getcreativechallenges.blogspot.co.uk/  ATG with a twist glitter

 http://sparklensprinklecreativechallenges.blogspot.co.uk/ ATG

 http://cleanandsimpleonsunday.blogspot.co.uk/  Ribbon/twine

 http://scrappyhands.blogspot.co.il/ Texture




6 comments:

Barbara Bruder said...

Hi Jacki, Love using stencils and the paste. You did a great job, this is lovely!! It is perfect for our ‘ANYTHING GOES WITH A HANDMADE BOW’ challenge at Craft-Dee BowZ. Thanks for sharing your talent with us and good luck. Check out our Diemond Dies die-cut giveaway for the month of November at Craft-Dee BowZ!

Pamellia Johnson said...

Gorgeous card Jacki! Great use of your stencil! Love the splash of purple against the black and white, so elegant! hugs :)

Anne Temple said...

Gorgeous CAS card. Love the black and white with the touch of color from the glittery berries. So glad you shared it with us for the Sparkle N Sprinkle Creative Challenge.

wintam said...

Beautiful! Thanks for sharing it with us at Scrappy Hands!

Del said...

I can see why you had to have this stencil, it's beautiful. Love the splash of colour you added. Thanks for joining us at Get Creatve Challenge No. 2 and Good Luck! xx

E. Marie said...

You did a wonderful job with the stencil. Love the sparkly grapes. Lovely card! Thank you for sharing in the Sparkle N Sprinkle November Creative Challenge.