Wednesday, 29 July 2015
Its creative expressions design team day and as promised I made a version of the Ornate Noble pierced card from a couple of weeks ago as a Christmas card.
I stated by making a card blank, form coconut white foundation card, by using the largest die in the set. Next I made a filigree frame using the largest die no1 and no 2 and three together to make a frame with the detail. Next I cut just a frame using dies 1 and three form coconut white card onto which I had added a
I foam mounted the fame on and using the next die in the set, no 4, i cut out an aperture in the centre which I backed with heat resistant acetate (the heat resistant has the right stability for this). Next I die cut the let it snow die using the piece of card form the centre of the frame that had the DS adhesive sheet on it,
Finally I added a die cut of the illuminated three die again cut form card with adhesive sheet and covered in iced snow. I placed PVA pearl dots, using cosmic pearl PVA, on all the junctions of the filigree frame and added a small white seam binding bow and silver dazzler to finish.
Creative Expressions Craft dies by Sue Wilson
Ornate pierced noble design
let it snow
Coconut white foundation card
Heat resistant acetate
Creative Expressions double sided adhesive sheets
If you get chance pop over to the Creative Expressions blog and see what the rest of the team have come up with HERE!