Wednesday, April 15, 2009

LOSTie Spring Card Kit #12 - Barb

Today's card was made with Barb's kit. You'd never guess based on its simplicity, but this card took me quite a while to finish. Once it was done though, I was pleased with how it turned out. I was also happy that I thought to use my much-neglected Nestabilities to cut and emboss the main image panels. Everything else is pretty straightforward, though I just wanted to mention the Sizzix swirl, which I coated with Stardust Stickles. That is such a great and easy way to add lots of sparkle to the card without the mess of loose glitter! Also, the bird and leaves are all traced with a clear spica glitter pen, which wasn't picked up by the camera.

To see all the cards made with this kit, use keyword SCK12 on SCS.

Supplies
Stamps: Birds Galore by Inkadinkadoo
Ink: Palette Noir
Paper: from Bazzill, SU, and EK Success
Other: Vines die by Sizzix, Stardust Stickles, foam dimensionals, True Black twill ribbon by PTI, Nestabilities cutting and embossing dies, black self-adhesive dots from Joann's $1 spot

3 comments:

  1. Gorgeous! Love that sparkly swirl and the bits of black make it pop!

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  2. Great job on this one, it's beautiful!

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