Sunday, April 12, 2015

Pilin' on the Beautiful Borders

The theme this week at Pile It On is Beautiful Borders/Fancy Frames. My project has a bit of both.


The lovely flower frame is from our sponsor, Pickled Potpourri. I colored it with Copics and fussy-cut it to create a shaker card. I used a scrap piece of plastic packing to cover the aperture and filled it with sequins. The top piece is adhered to the card base with foam tape. I notched the base card's corners with my favorite Marvy punch. The sentiment (by HOTP) is heat-embossed in gold onto a shiny white paper. I used my Silhouette Cameo to cut the Swirly Borders by Bird from the same shiny paper.

Challenges/Inspiration:
4 Crafty Chicks #241: Die Cuts
Crafty Calendar April Challenge: Add a sentiment
Everybody-Art Challenge #319: Sequins
Fan-Tastic Tuesday #80: Anything Goes with a twist: Use a Die or a Punch
MarkerPOP Challenge:: Anything Goes + Copics
Mojo Monday #392: Sketch
Red Rubber Inspirational #215: Spring Flowers


Thank you for visiting & inspiring my crafting! Hope you'll join us at Pile It On,



8 comments:

  1. Such a pretty card it's gorgeous thanks for joining us at Crafty Calendar Challenge hugs Sue DT xx

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  2. what a very pretty card! I really like those swirly borders you added. what a great touch! :)

    hope you are doing well! have a great day!

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  3. Gorgeous,beautiful card.
    Thank you for joining us at Everybody Art Challenge.
    luv
    Debby

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  4. A gorgeous shaker card, your die-cut borders are beautiful and fabulous flowers and leaves!!

    Thanks so much for joining us with Everybody Art Challenge,
    hugs
    Heather xx

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  5. Your card is fabulous with the borders, shaker, and flowers! Thank you for playing at Red Rubber Inspirationals this week. Hope to see you again soon! Barb DT host.

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  6. So pretty, nice die cuts you used, and the flowers are so pretty, great sentiment as well. Thanks for playing our Die Cuts Challenge at 4 Crafty Chicks.
    Cheers,
    Leanne DT

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  7. Love the swirly diecuts used on your card! The sequins are a wonderful touch adding just the right amount of sparkle! Thanks for playing along with us over at 4 Crafty Chicks on the Diecut Challenge.

    Hugs,

    Ronda, 4CC Guest Designer

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