Monday, May 8, 2017

Happy Birthday hearts

Hello! I have a lot of birthdays over the next couple of months so of course I want to make their cards. This time I used glitter to make a simple card with lots of sparkle.
I got the technique from Jennifer McGuire's blog. I used double sided adhesive sheets and stuck one side to some white cardstock. I then ran it through my cuttlebug with Paper Smooches linked hearts die. It didn't cut through all the way but that was actually helpful since I wanted to keep them all together. I took off one small piece at a time and added a color glitter to it. Then I used my bone folder to really rub it in. I repeated that with all of the pieces until I had a string of colorful hearts.
I cut out two more sets of hearts to layer together and give the hearts some depth. I heat embossed the sentiment from Clearly Besotted with a rainbow embossing powder and then added a few sparkly embellishments around the hearts.  You can see a little more of the glitter in the below picture.

I am sharing this card in a few challenges:

CAS on Sunday #107 - Use glitter or sequins
 
AAA Cards #89 - Bright and Beautiful

Seize the Birthday - Anything Goes 


Thanks so much for stopping by :)

5 comments:

  1. Oh so beautifully CAS, love it! Thanks for playing at AAA Cards and good luck with the DT call.

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  2. Absolutely gorgeous! Love this stunning CAS design. Thanks for playing along with Seize the Birthday.

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  3. Simply CAS brilliance, loving all the sparkly to those bold and fun hearts and what a perfect take on our bright and beautiful challenge. Good luck with the DT call and Thanks for playing along at AAA Cards this week

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  4. Please contact Jane aaacardchallenge@gmail.com about the AAA Cards DT call.

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