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Thursday, July 24, 2014

Crackled Ornament

Well I thought I would try making a Cracked Ornament with my stamp from SOME ODD GIRL even have a monthly link up to show off their stamps too.
 I have a few for my own tree at home, I love them but I did learn a few things about crackle effect  on a card.  I made a red ornament (matching her hair) then used the crackle on top let it dry came back to a neon Bright orange ornament and so I went over it all over again with a red marker to remake it red which it did but it's a bright red instead of dark. Now I'm, happy with how it turned out. Next time I'll guess I'll try sealing in the colours first.
Challenges
City Crafter - Christmas in July 7/28
Going Grey with Scrap Creations - Christmas in July 7/29
Holly Jolly Christmas - Deck the Halls 7/29
Lil Red Wagon - Christmas in July 7/30
Papertake Weekly - Jolly Holiday 7/29
CHCCE - Anything Xmas 8/1
CHPP - Pattern Paper 8/1
Kreativeinkauf - Holiday


Stamp -Some Odd Girl,Recollections.
Dies - Spellbinder,Whimsy
Punch EK Success.
Inks - Shinhan
Crackle Clear Paint.
thanks for looking
hugs Nikki 

11 comments:

  1. Thank you for entering your lovely card for my CHNC challenge extra for July - hope to see you again soon - thank you also for entering this for my Patterned Paper July challenge. x

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  2. Great card! Using the crackle accents was a cool idea. Thanks for joining us at Little Red Wagon.

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  3. Adorable, absolutely adorable!! Love your cracked ornament. Thanks for joining our Deck the Halls challenge at Holly Jolly Christmas.

    Linda

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  4. It's never to early to make a christmas card! I love them :)

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  5. It's true what they say...you live and learn! It turned out fab though and the crackle effect is brilliant :-) And I do love her red hair too!

    Hugs, Kat x

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  6. What an adorable card!! Thanks so much for sharing your talent with us this week at CCCB :-)

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  7. Such a cute card ... Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB!!

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  8. She is a cutie! Thanks for joining us at Holly Jolly This week!
    Julie

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  9. How sweet!! Thanks for joining us at Some Odd Girl for our July Linky Party!

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  10. Thanks for playing along with our Christmas in July Challenge this week at City Crafter Challenge Blog. I hope we see you again soon.

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  11. Great card - a really cute image. I've had the same problem with a red Promarker and Glossy Accents! If you start with a darker red colour, it works much better.

    Thanks for joining us at Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra.

    Helen x

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