Sunday, August 7, 2011

CAS-ual Fridays Challenge CFC14

Hi Friends-

I am playing along today with this week's challenge posted on the CAS-ual Friday's blog.  This weeks challenge is to add glitz and glitter to a project using Glue Dots or Glue Strips.  I decided to use Glue strips to make the following card:

Rainbow Color Card

I applied Glue Strips to a piece of white cardstock and added red glitter to the line.  A tip to keep the glitter in check is to wipe the card with a piece of flannel or felt after applying each color to keep the sparkle in its place. I repeated to process for the other rainbow colors, stamped the sentiment in black ink and added buttons in a rainbow of colors for a little extra dimension.  I adhered the card front to a black card base.   My craft room looks like it has been to Mardi Gras, but I am pretty pleased with the end result.  

Thanks for stopping by and checking out my sparkly card!  Have a great week!

Katie

Supplies: 
  • Cardstock- Papertrey Ink
  • Stamps: Happy Trails- Papertrey Ink
  • Ink: Memento
  • Buttons and Twine: Papertrey Ink
  • Glitter: Martha Stewart
  • Other: Glue Strips


9 comments:

  1. Love the colors and the glitter.

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  2. Oh wow Katie! This is awesome! Great job with that glitter!

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  3. Wow! How PERFECT!!The rainbow effect is so lovely!! You definitely have used the glue strips and kick them up a notch! So glad that you play with us at CAS-ual Fridays!! PS: love your tips!! And I love the Mardi Gras description of your craft room :)

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  4. You and I had about the same idea - color - color - color. You're creation is beautiful. I will be surprised if yours is not one of the ones to be chosen! Great job!

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  5. Just love the glitter rainbow effect with the sweet buttons! Lovely. Here's mine!

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  6. your card is amazing. love the button accents and the rich rainbow colors you've used.

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  7. Love it! Great use of glitter. The colors are so vibrant. The buttons were the perfect touch. Fab job!

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  8. Oh Wow! This is such a fun and happy design! I love all the sparkle :) Glad you got glitzy with us this week at CAS-ual Fridays!

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  9. Super cute!
    Thanks for playing at CAS-ual Fridays!
    Laura

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