Recognition

Monday, 29 February 2016

Happy 2

Today's Card......
                                                      
I used the various colours of sprays for the background card.
I popped on the Multifaceted creative screen stencil and lightly sponged on pigment ink.
However, this was too pale so I used a diluted white gesso with water, 
sponged over the pigment ink, which worked really well.
                                                          
The white gesso is matt against the shimmer of the mica sprays underneath, 
which hi-lighted the pattern on the stencil much better.
I used a sprayed CS for the 'Happy' sentiment and stamped 
and layered the 'birthday' sentiment in coral.
I finished the card with layered up pieces of the die cut under the Birthday sentiment.
I enjoyed doing this technique and had a fun and messy time again!
Crafty Hugs x
I am linking the card into......
Winnie & Walter Belated 2nd Birthday Bash - Month long challenges.......
Coral, Lime/chartreuse and aqua/light turquoise used on both cards
Create Your Own Background With Gayatri - Spray mica background on the second card
Seize The Birthday - Anything goes..No toppings
Cardz4guyz - Create Your Own Background

28 comments:

  1. Your card is quite simply gorgeous, I love the wonderful colours you used and the hint of shine is beautiful! Anne xx

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  2. Great job Mac! Love the patterns and colors!

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    1. That is so kind of you, thank you very much x

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  3. Fabulous card Mac! I love these colours together and the big happy sentiment makes a wonderful focal piece! hugs :)

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  4. I love blue and green and this is one delightful card!

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  5. I am so impressed and inspired by your creations with your new products here!! You've done an amazing job and clearly looks like you enjoyed the processes too!! Thanks for sharing! HUGS

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    1. Yes loved using my new goodies, thank you so much x

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  6. A super created background, I love the colours and your use of the stencils. Thanks for sharing with us at Cardz 4 Guyz. Caz DT

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    1. Thank you so very much for your very kind comments, always appreciated x

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  7. Fab card, love the inky background and gage stencilling

    Thanks for joining us at cardz4guyz this week

    Joan

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  8. Well done with using all those great new toys in this fab card, love your colour choice.
    Thanks for linking up at C4G this week. :)

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    1. Yes I've had fun, thank you for your kind comments.

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  9. Fantastic background and a wonderful birthday card! I sure appreciate you joining us over at Seize the Birthday for Anything Goes!

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  10. Great background on your card. Love the colors. Thanks so much for sharing with us at Seize the Birthday.

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  11. Beautiful card, I love how you have used the die. Wonderful colour too

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  12. Love the shimmer you achieved! Such pretty colors, too! And thanks for all those wonderful comments you leave on my blog - very much appreciated! Hugs, Cornelia

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    1. It is so very kind to find time to stop by my blog. Thank you so much for your very kind and generous comments. I love dipping into your blog, you are so very creative and I thank you for your inspiration x.

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  13. WOW it looks stunning. I too had a lot of fun at the Winnie and walter Challenges. I have that happy die !
    I am having a celebration on my blog...please do drop in when you can.Here is the link : 5 Million Page-views Celebration

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    1. Thank you so much for stopping by and congratulations on your 5 million page reviews...amazing!

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