Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Crafts and Me Digital Team Challenge: Glitter!

This week at Crafts and Me Challenges, Mina is our lovely hostess for the digi team and she challenges us to use Glitter on our project! I love sparkle, but don't really like the "mess" that glitter creates so I normally will add a much more subtle shine with atyou glitter pens or stickles which is what I did with my card today. You can see I colored the image with a combination of copics & prisma pencils and added stickles to the flowers and this precious angel's wings. I also added a thin border around the spellbinders cut with more stickles. Once you get me started, it's hard to stop with the glitter! LOL I ended up spritzing my prima flowers with pearl glimmer mist!! I absolutely ADORE the final result and had fun using this new (to me) graphic 45 Once Upon A Springtime paper. The images I used are TWO fabulous digi's available RIGHT NOW at Crafts and Me. I combined Dusk with Old Log to create the sweet scene.

Here is a side view to see more of the glitter details:

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Challenges I'm Entering:
Beary Sweet Challenge: #23 Sketch
Papertake Weekly Challenge: Anything Goes!
Tuesday Throwdown: #43 Spring
Allsorts Challenges: Blooming Blossoms
Catch the Bug Challenge: Anything Goes
Little Clair's Challenge: Spring Celebrations
Craft Your Passion: Anything Goes
The Crazy Challenge: Just add flowers
Make it Monday: Anything Goes
The Crafty Pad: Flowers
Dream Valley Challenges: Things with Wings
Sparkles Forum Challenges: Springtime

Paper: Graphic45 Once Upon A Springtime; Xpress It Copic Coloring Paper
Digital Stamps by Crafts and Me: Dusk and background Old Log 
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black and Cottage Green; Distress Ink in Tea Dye
Copics: E000, E00, YR000, YR00, E11, R20/R27, E95, YR14, E07, R01, R02, R000, E40, E41, W1, W3, W5, BV23, E57, E55, E53, G09, G21, YG11, YG67, G24, YG93, YR23, Y23, Y21, Y02, E93, YR04
Embellishments: Prima Flowers; Nestibilities Wonky Squares & Fancy Tags; Stickles in Orange Peel, Yellow & Cinnamon
Adhesive: ATG, Helmar Liquid Glue Dots


brenda said...

How beuatiful Carisa and such a pretty image coloured to perfection. Fabulous work.

Thank you so much for sharing your lovely creation and joining in my Bloomin’ Blossoms theme at Allsorts this week.

B x

There's a Stampalot voucher up for grabs here

sgc said...

Absolutely gorgeous! Thanks for playing in the Bugaboo Challenge.

Tammy said...

This is beautiful and your coloring is gorgeous!! Thanks for playing along with us at Catch the Bug!
Tammy :)

Anonymous said...

This is amazing, beautiful colouring.

Thanks for joining us at SFC,

Huggies Angel

Dazie said...

Oh wow this image is gorgeous I love it! So pretty!

Thanks for joining the sparkles girls this fortnight over at sparkles forum challenges!


Lesley said...

Gorgeous card, the image is so cute! Thanks for taking part in the SFC xx

Michelle said...

Hi Carisa

Wow, you have created a beutiful card. The image is just stunning with the added shimmer and those papers are just gorgeous.

Thank you for sharing over at Make it Monday this week.

Michelle :-)

Jacilynn said...

wow, i love all the layers! super pretty card.

Anonymous said...

Very pretty and superb colouring.Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion :D
Lisa x

Melissa S. said...

Carisa, this is just beautiful. I have this paper and I think it works just perfect for your card. Thank You for joining us at Bugaboo this week.

HelenR said...

A gorgeous card! Thank you for joining us at Little Claire's :) x

Barbara said...

What an elegant card, Carisa. I love the darling image and the sentiment. You have combinded the DP and the bling just perfectly:)
Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion this week for our "Anything Goes Challenge." We hope to see you again on Monday for our next challenge. XX
Barbara GDT

9 April 2011 03:37

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corinne said...

very nice ! thank you for joining us on craftyourpassion's challenge
blog. Good luck !

Sharon Caudle said...

WOW! This card is gorgeous!!! I love your coloring and your image is beautiful! I am now a follower! Thanks so much for joining us at Papertake Weekly and I hope you join us again soon!
hugs, Sharon

Teresa said...

Carisa wow! this is georgous I love all the background and the use of two of the stamps combined really pretty.
Teresa x

aqualeiga said...

A truely beautiful card....wonderful image and sentiment. Thanks so much for joining us at THE CRAFTY PAD. Don't forget to check out the awesome prizes up for grabs in our altered CD competition! Hugs, Ali x

Patricia Mae said...

Very cute card, Love all the glitter!! Thanks so much for joining us at The Beary Scrap. I hope to see you again and again, Good Luck.

Susan ~ Killam Creative said...

Carisa, this is gorgeous gorgeous gorgeous! Thanks so much for joining our Beary Sweet sketch challenge - you did awesome!


Brenda Smith said...

Wow, this is so beautiful! I'm so glad you decided to play with us at the Beary Scrap.