Saturday, 22 August 2009

RSS week 3

Right, I have done my entry for the Ready Steady Stamp week 3 challenge.
This challenge has the 5 ingredients :



This time, when I read the list, I knew straight away what I was going to do (makes a change!)

Here is my card :

1) The monument is the stamp - Glastonbury Abbey
2) Blue colouring is obvious
3) The brads are my metal embellishments
4) The background is done using the cuttle wax technique (which is great fun!)
5) Finally, the snowflakes are made of cork. I have a large sheet of self adhesive cork (given to me by my sister, Jenni), and I put it through the cuttlebug with the snowflake dies. I then painted them with blue and silver Adirondak paint dabbers. Finally I added glitter glue (Icicle) to the blue ones.

I may still add words to it - something like Merry Christmas or Season's Greetings. I am not yet sure about that.

Thank you for looking

12 comments:

  1. super duper !! this is gorgeous !!Thanks for playing Trish!
    isax

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  2. nice again Trish
    Gladys x

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  3. Wow Trish this is stunning!
    Love your gorgeous image and that blue is beautiful!
    Fabulous detail!
    hugs
    kim x

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  4. wonderfull wintercard! I like the blue light!

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  5. This is so pretty! The background is gorgeous and it cork snow flakes are brilliant!

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  6. Hello:)
    this card is very beautiful:)
    I like the picture:)
    Have a nice day!:D

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  7. The card doesn't need words on the front. It's great as it is.

    Dave X

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  8. Wow Trish, this is absolutely stunning. Love the cork embellishments - having seen it in it's raw state in Portugal I can appreciate it better! I love the stamp and colouring.Beautiful!
    Jenni xxx

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