Saturday, December 5, 2009

Gold Poinsettia

Hello my friends and Happy Saturday! Hope you all are having a great day. Today, it is cleaning house day, yeah, not too much fun, but needed. I hope I have some extra time to stamp today.
Anyways, I want to show a card I made for some challenges: The color combo comes from Stamp TV Color Challenge: Green, Red & Gold and also from Cuttlebug Challenges : Using glitter!! , FTTCC44: CAS cards and finally Just Bugging Challenge Layers.

Card Details: To get this card shape I used "A Child's Year" Cartridge and my Cricut machine. The card size is 5" x 3.75" , then I cut another card, this time smaller 3.5" x 2. 75", cut it in half, traced the scallop lines in the plain side and cut it with scissors. Then I used my Cuttlebug machine and Swiss Dots embossing folder, sponged the borders with Real Red Ink.
The image is from A year of flowers by Gina K. Designs. I stamped the image in Gold Ink and added Gold ep and then it was heat embossed. Then I added a lot of Diamond Stickles for the nice and shiny look.
Finally I added some Christmas Plaid ribbon and a red button from Buttons Holiday Collection by Gina K.
For the inside I stamped a sentiment from A Very Merry Christmas by Gina K. Designs.

Card Recipe:
Card Stock: White.
Stamps: A year of flowers & A Very Merry Christmas (Gina K. Designs)
Ink: Gold, Real Red, True Thyme.
Embellishments: Red Button (Holiday Collection), Christmas Plaid Ribbon, Diamond Stickles.
Accessories: Cricut Machine, A Child's Year cartridge, Cuttlebug machine, Swiss Dots Embossing folder, daubers, Dimensionals, Mini glue dots.

I hope you like it.
Your comments are appreciated.
Have a great day!

20 comments:

  1. Hi Giovana:)
    I love your beautiful Ponsietta card...
    "Thanks" for joing us at the CB Blog

    Terrie
    http://cuttlebugchallenge.blogspot.com/

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  2. So very oretty. Love the edges!!! Thanks for playing with us at Just Buggin!
    Sammye Jo - *JBDT*
    www.62cards.blogspot.com

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  3. Beautiful card! I love the flower and the inked edges on the card!

    Thanks for playing along in the Just Buggin' challenge!

    Hope
    Just Buggin' DT

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  4. This is such a gorgeous card! Love the contrast of white paper with the red ink, so pretty! Thanks for playing with us at Just Buggin!

    Kandi *JB DT*

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  5. Absolutely beautiful!!! I keep forgetting about all the cool card shapes on a Child's Year. I need to dig that one out and start using it!!!

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  6. Your card is BEAUTIFUL!!! Love the shape...very unique. Thanks for playing with us at Just Buggin!

    Lori C.
    *JB DT*

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  7. WOW! You have created some lovely cards, and I think this is my favorite so far of all! Absolutely beautiful!

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  8. Beautiful!! I love the gold on the flower!!
    Lynne JB DT

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  9. WOW beautiful card. I love the color on the edges of the pointsettia. Very cool. Thanks for joining the Just Buggin challenge! Hope to see you again!
    Lori
    JB DT

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  10. Beautiful card!!! Thanks for playing along with JB!

    Blessings,
    Christine

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  11. Pretty, a beautiful holiday card. I like how you did the inside of your card as well. :)

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  12. What a lovely holiday card, I love the poinsetta, so delicate. Thanks for joining us as Just Buggin.

    Best wishes
    Karen JB DT

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  13. That is beautiful! Love the gold touches!

    Michelle JBDT

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  14. Oh my goodness! What a stunning card! I love white on white. Thank you for playing along with us.

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  15. Beautiful Giovana, that ribbon is perfect, love it!!

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  16. oh I do like that flower in gold!

    Im so happy you took the bling challenge at cuttlebug challenge blog!

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  17. This is an absolutely gorgeous card! Love that poinsetta! Great job!Thanks for playing along at JB!
    Stephanie H *JB DT*

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