Friday, July 5, 2013

'Congratulations' Card by Angela

Hi Everyone
Our DT Gal Angela has created a great card to share today.
I hope you enjoy it.

Trim kraft cardstock 21.5 x 18 cm and fold in half
Trim black cardstock 10.5 x 17 cm
Die cut large scalloped nestability with good quality cardstock to use for background clouds.
Place scalloped die cut up in top corner and lightly blend faded jeans distress over white base.
Move the die cut a little over and repeat with broken china distress ink.
With the two ink colours and the scalloped die cut repeat process until whole base card is covered and looks like a cloudy sky.
Die cut MFT kite with patterned paper and adhere with foam dots top right of cardstock.
With a black marker lightly draw string down the card.
stamp Up Up and away  on vellum using  black stazon ink
stamp Congratulations with versa mark and emboss with black powder
Heat set or leave to dry
Once dry, wrap around lower bottom of “cloudy” cardstock and adhere to black and kraft c/s
Place bows along the “string” and pop a diamante in the centre of each bow 
With a blue copic marker colour each diamante.



  1. Angela this is stunning! Love that sweet cloudy sky - such beautiful colours.

  2. Great monochromatic design Angela!

  3. Lovely crisp blue card love the clouds., looks like that kite really is flying high . x

  4. This is a gorgeous card Angela.


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