Friday, 20 August 2010

Bling on an Easel

There are a couple of challenges I really want to join in with this month having a day at home while the plumber sorted out the boiler gave me time to play with a few ideas. This is what I came up with.

Card stock coloured with Alcohol inks yellow, orange and green. Glitter girls fan embossing board provided the shape cut out just a single side using the other half of an A4 sheet to make the easel. Pennyblack stamps T for Transparent 30-032 enjoy life and Transparent 30-024 enjoy. Stamped in black momento and coloured with Sakura glitter pens. A large flatback gem stuck in the oval shape from the board, edges of the fan given a distress stickles coat, it might not show on the photo but it adds glitter in real life. Double sided sticky pad anchors the fan attached to base and covered with gilding flakes.

The challenges this is entered into are:

The Stampman Easel cards. Sorry Jill and co did not use your stamps this time.

Sir Stampalot Bring on the Bling

Penny Black at Allsorts Glitter and Glitz. There is a DT call for the challenge interested designers should just put DT by their name when entering the challenge.

17 comments:

  1. How unusual but works very well, especially like that fab large yellowy/orangy jewel in the middle of the fan xxx

    Glad you had a day off to play, oh and have the boiler fixed!!!!

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  2. I love the unusual shape of this easel card and all the bling !

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  3. This is smashing Zoe, I love the fan card. Good luck with the challenges. Annette x

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  4. Great card! I love the effect you have achieved with the alcohol inks and the wonderful shape of the card.
    Thank you for joining us at Sir Stampalot this month.
    Clare x

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  5. Hi Zoe

    A stunning piece of work and what a clever shape for an easel card.

    Hope the bpoiler is sorted, you'll need hot water to clean those messy fingers.

    Thank you for joining us at Stampalot and Penny Black at Allsorts Challenges this month and good luck.

    B x

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  6. Fantastic Zoe - gorgeous colour - perfect folding - just a stunning piece of work x Hilda

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  7. love the shape of the work. Thank you so much for entering the Penny Black at Allsorts August challenge.

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  8. Gorgeous fan card Zoe. I love the colours! xx

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  9. WOW what a stunning card,love it
    xxx

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  10. Gorgeous creation, thanks for joining Sir Stampalot’s challenge, good luck.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

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  11. This is a gorgeous card Teamie x Love the alcohol ink background really unusual and no worries about not using Stampman stamps we just want you to have fun with the challenge :0)thanks for joining in at The Stampman challenge x Janet

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  12. Very pretty and very original! Thanks for joining us at Sir Stampalot this month.
    Pinky

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  13. A gorgeous card Zoe, the shape is great.
    Thanks for joining Penny Black @ ALLSORTS this month, good luck
    Hugz Fleur xXx

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  14. What a wonderful easel card! Love the shape and the finish is just beautiful. Thanks for sharing with us at Sir stampalot this month!

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  15. Such an unusual shape and i love the effect of the alcohol inks!

    Thanks for playing at PB@A

    Emma xxx

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  16. Wonderful card with stunning details
    thanks for joining us at sir stampalot this month and good luck!
    Hugs
    Francesca

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  17. Hi Zoe
    A fabulous and unusual design. That's a great background too. Lovely card and a great entry for The Stampman's challenge.
    x Michelle

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