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Wednesday, 1 May 2013

Its Finally Here...

Yes folks it is finally here...
 Its the first of May but it also means it is the first Challenge from Crafting With Dragonflies ,
we are going to be a fortnightly challenge on a Wednesday.Crafting With Dragonflies Challenge Blog
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The first challenge is
Crafting with Dragonflies.
Also don't forget
for those who do not have dragonfly images, you can pop over to the challenge blog and get our freebie image to use.
So here is my card...

 I decided to use the Visible Image dragonfly stamp, and repeat stamp the image
on glossy card.
I then embossed with clear embossing powder.
To make the 3D dragonfly I triple embossed a piece of mountboard  (UTEE)just big enough for the image and stamped a black image into the molten embossing powder.
I then used distressed inks around the card to match in with the triple embossed image.
To finish off the image I used an assortment of gems to fill the torso of the dragon fly.
many thanks for calling by, 
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18 comments:

~ Barb said...

Pretty exciting to be underway! I was wondering how you made your 3D dragonfly, it is so very cool, and I love the black and blue/green combinations! Great color choices for your embossing and distress inking.
{Hugs} Barb

Ina said...

Love the way you have described how you made this fabulous creation. Gorgeous colours. Hugs Ina

Susan Hogan said...

A masterpiece Tania! Love all the triple embossing and the bling! It is so exciting to be in at the ground level isn't it! Great that we are finally up and running!

happyglitzygirl said...

I love the 3d look, great work, wonderful to have you on board, many blessings Hilde

jane stillman said...

Great card, and such brilliant detail on your dragonflies

judith@poppy cottage said...

It's a gorgeous card Tania, great texture, and I love your UTEE piece. Great that we are underway now , Judith xx

Lorraine said...

This is amazing Tania, love the triple embossing and the colours fab too hun.
Hugz, Lorraine xx

Zoe said...

Wow! Stunning xxx

KarinsArtScrap said...

fantatsic card Taniaj beautiful made.

greetings karin

Linda Simpson said...

WOW this is Stunning Tania, love the colours you have chosen.

Hugs
Linda xxx

Abbie Kay said...

Fabulous card hun, love the dragonfly, beautiful colour xx

Sue Ashcroft said...

Fab Card T, love the colours and I must get my stamp out too, don't think I've ever used it yet lol xx

Kate M said...

Great card Tania - love the image and that triple embossing is super!
xx

Anna Jasiolek said...

Awesome idea for this card, Tania! Love that you kept it simple. Thank you for joining us at the Celebrate the Occasion challenge and hope to see you back again.
Hugs
Anna xxx

Adrian said...

Pretty! Thanks for playing @ CTO!

Dawn said...

very cool!

Darlene (SCS:akronstamperdpk) said...

WOW this is awesome! Great job! Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood ‘Free For All (anything goes)’ challenge and please come back again soon!
Darlene
one of the 'Sistahs'
The Sisterhood of Crafters
DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS

Sandra van Blaricum said...

This looks so great Tania! Love that dragonfly!
i have to give that a try!
Thanks for joining the TTCRD challenges!
Hugs,Sandra