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Wednesday, 20 November 2013

The Big Guy

Well I wasted last night and most of this afternoon playing about with stencils and embossing pastes, what I discovered was 1) it's not as easy as it looks and 2) one make of embossing paste takes on colour from the colour card is on as it dries, as I wanted sparkly white a sort of bluey/green wasn't quite what I was looking for, the winner by a long chalk was the Poppy Stencil glossy white, scattered glamour dust on it while it was wet and got just the effect I wanted, now I just need to work out some kind of card design! Got fed up of trying so decided to do something else , haven't used  my stampendous Santa this year so giving him an airing or rather think he's in a frantage blizzard, this is the kind of card I like making so it came together fairly quickly except I tried talking on the phone at the same time and spilt frantage ep everywhere!

Make it Monday - anything goes
Make My Monday - Santa - The Big Guy


 

7 comments:

  1. Beautiful card! Thank you so much for sharing this fantastic card with us at MIM! Remember, to be in the running to win the prize from our sponsor this week just leave a comment for another entry. Be sure to mention you saw them on Make It Monday. The more entries you comment on the more chances you have of winning!
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    Rene :D

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  2. Lovely card Joan, keep promising myself this stamp - he is a nice Santa! and he looks so good with the frantage.
    Avril xx

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  3. Beautiful card Joan and love the wintry snowbird below as well. Annette x

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  4. A fabulous festive card Joan and I love the frantage blizzard, perfect for Santas.
    Hugs {brenda} x0x

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  5. What a fantastic card, thanks for joining in at Make My Monday this week
    Rosie x

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  6. A great 'Santa' themed design - thanx for sharing with us at Make My Monday.
    Hugz, Jan (DT) xx

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  7. Thank you for joining us at MMM with this gorgeous Santa card...love the snowflake boarder and the frantage blizzard!
    Suzi B x

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