Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Follow Your Dreams

Are you ready for a bit of sparkle?  This week’s TSG challenge, TSG 114, is brought to us by our Trendsetter of the week: Ann.  She is challenging us to add glitter, glitz and bling!  Well, you just know that this challenge fits me to a T!  :)

I’ve been drooling over this mushroom image from The Fairy Best stamp set since I first saw it!  Such a cute community of mushroom houses and the perfect opportunity to give oodles of Copic markers a workout.


I stamped the image with Memento Tuxedo Black ink on white cardstock, colored with Copic markers and cut with a Labels Nestabilties die.  I used the Clouds Border die and Tumbled Glass Distress ink to sponge the cloudy sky.  To finish I added Glossy Accents to the mushroom spots and dusted with Crystal Fine Glitter.  I also added dots of White Opal Liquid Pearls to the edges of the main image.


So what do you think?  Is that cloudy background fabulous or what?  I have the feeling that this might be a go to technique for future cards!! :)

Stamps: The Fairy Best (There She Goes Clear Stamps).
Paper: Lavender Moon, Plum Pudding, white (PTI), swiss dotted (Bazzill), Picket Fence designer (Lily Bee Designs).
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, Tumbled Glass Distress Ink (Ranger) Copic markers.
Accessories: Seam binding, White Opal Liquid Pearls and Glossy Accents (Ranger), Labels Nestabilities (Spellbinders), Corner Chomper (We R Memory Keepers), Turquoise rhinestones (Kaiser Craft), Crystal Fine Glitter (Martha Stewart), heavy duty white thread and sewing machine, foam dimensionals, Clouds Border die (Taylored Expressions).


  1. Absolutley love this card!!

  2. Love this card. That image is wonderful and you did a fantastic job coloring those colors. You rock at those liquid pearls too!

  3. Your coloring on this is amazing, really vivid and detailed. LOVE IT


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