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March 2, 2011

May You Be Blessed

I love the Stained Glass Background from Heartfelt Creations and thought I'd play around with some Glimmer Mist Techniques to create a colorful background.  I've tried many different card stocks for Glimmer Mist and have found I like to use the Marco Matte Finish the best.  For the BG I used Olive/Turquoise/Scarlet and Sunflower Glimmer Mists with the Glimmer Mist Watercolor Technique from the April 2010 Technique Junkie Newsletter.

I thought this card would be perfect for a Communion, Confirmation, Baptism or Easter

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The sentiment is from Heartfelt Creations HCPC 3366 Wrought Iron Cross PreCut Set, stamped in Black, then I overstamped the Crosses in Caramel from the HCPC 3370 Easter Lilies PreCut Set.  The beautiful flourish die cut end pieces can be found in the Heartfelt Creations HCD 702 Decorative Butterfly-Border Die.  I slipped the center under the Oval Spellbinders Die, and flipped the two corners over the top, and added some lovely Recollections Roses to match the Glimmer Mist BG.

Stop by the Heartfelt Creations Blog to see what the other Designers created this week. 

Stamps - Heartfelt Creations
Ink - Black Archival, Caramel
Card Stock - Black, Teal, White, Marco Matte
Other - Big Shot, Spellbinders Oval Dies, Heartfelt Creations HCD 702 Decorative Butterfly  Border Die, Recollections Flowers, Glue Dots, Dimensionals, Glimmer Mist, Paper Towel

Challenges Entered
Moxie Fab World - Stamping wtih Shimmer Sprays
The Artistic Stamper - Spring has Sprung (a stretch I know - but Confirmation /Communions and Easter are all Springtime events)
Be sure to stop back on Saturday, I'll be participating in a Blog Hop with some of the other members from the Heartfelt Creations DT, and on Monday I'll be sharing a HC Project for the ScrapMart blog hop!


Jane Wetzel said...

oh Lisa, this is gorgeous...I work for a Cath church and this is just perfect..love it

Suzanne C said...

Beautiful background and lovely sentiment. The flourishes and flowers are the perfect details!

Gerrie Johnnic said...

Beautiful, perfect in every way, luv the colors you choose.

Terry said...

Love the splash of colors on the background image! Beautiful card!

Craft Addicts - Tracy Evans said...

Beautiful card and sentiment. Fabulous background too and our flowers are yummy. Tracy x

Basement Stamper said...

very pretty card, love the colors and mosaic.

Traci S. said...

Oh Lisa,

This is really sensational! Beautiful! I love the crosses in the center.

He IS Able,
Traci S.

Minxy said...

It's always nice to see peoples different interpretations of a challenge,Thanks for playing along with the ASCT :D
Stay Inky
hugs Minxy

HappyCrafter said...

So uplifting! I really like how you used the crosses as a watermark.

Paper Crafts & Scrapbooking Editor said...

Hey Lisa! Thanks for entering the Stamping with Shimmer Sprays Challenge in the Moxie Fab World! I'm so glad you joined in on all the fun! :)

Silvia(Barnie) said...

Wonderful background and great details.

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