Wednesday, October 21, 2009

I Heard the Bells...

Here is a sample with "A Very Merry Christmas". I wish you all could see this card in real life! The Pure Luxury White and All Spruced Up look so gorgeous together! I embossed a long rectangle behind the Label Nine mat(my first time to use this one!), but it's a little hard to see in the photo. I put some curved corner punches at the top and bottom and added a little adhesive pearl I colored with a grey Copic to look like the bells.
Here is a closeup. I colored the bells with Copics (C-3, C-5, C-7 and the blender) and cut it out with an oval Nestabilitie. the little "hallelujah!" is on Pure Luxury Fresh Asparagus. After assembling the entire card, I added a coat of Crystal Lacquer. Be sure to give it plenty of drying time before you touch those bells! ;)

Are you all ready for a blog hop tonight? Whose set do we have left? :)

11 comments:

  1. OHhhhhhhh how pretty Melanie! LOVE the added embossing on the base card.

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  2. Love this...really so elegant :o)

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  3. Very pretty card mel, love those bells.

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  4. Wow! What a beautifully stunning card Melanie! I love the color combo and the use of the nestabilities. You sure rock!

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  5. Very pretty Mel. Love the green and white.

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  6. So beautiful Melanie!!! Your coloring is outstanding.

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