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October 20, 2015

Let There Be Light

Hello everyone!  I am so excited to be able to share this card.  I am the guest designer this week at Through the Craft Room Door after winning this challenge.  I had the opportunity to work with this gorgeous lighthouse image from Digistamps4Joy.


The lighthouse was colored with Copic markers and the background was created using Stampin' Up! Bordering Blue ink and a mask cut using an A Muse Studio die.  The light rays were sponged with Stampin' Up! Barely Banana ink and covered with a bit of clear Wink of Stella.  The image is printed on Cryogen White paper so it has a wonderful shimmer to it and the Wink of Stella really makes the rays pop.  The curlicues were created using the wire stems I cut from the mini roses.  I love when you can use every bit of a product!

I hope you will join the design team for the challenge this week.

Cupcake Inspirations has a color challenge this week so the lighthouse is going to shine some light in that challenge.



Inkspirational Challenges has a word prompt - Glow this week.  The lighthouse is going to glow in that challenge.

The current challenge at Alphabet Challenge is R for Ribbon.  The lighthouse is going to go light up the rest of the gorgeous ribbons.

Polkadoodles has a die cut challenge so the lighthouse is going to spotlight the die cut on this card in the challenge.

Card measures 5.5" x 5.5"
Spellbinders Floral Ovals dies
Cuttlebug Swiss Dots embossing folder
A Muse Studio Landscape Dies
ribbon, lace, flowers from my stash


9 comments:

  1. I just love your card Rae Ann! And I will have to remember the trick with the left over wire! Great idea and it adds such an interesting detail! Thank you again for being our Guest Designer this week at Through The Craft Room Door .
    (Hugs) Cara
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  2. I twist the wires round a cocktail stick xxx

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  3. lovely card
    Thank you for joining us in our *Use a die cut challenge at Polkadoodles*
    xx

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  4. Lovely card with a great image, thanks for playing along at Alphabet Challenge.

    Pat xx

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  5. What a beautiful design!! I love that image and the stunning details in your card!! Love your take on the color combo too!! :) Thanks for joining in the fun with us at {Cupcake Inspirations}! Hope you will play again! Hugs & Smiles - *Vicki*-DT Sweetie

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  6. This is gorgeous Rae Ann! I love that image and your coloring is gorgeous, fabulous clouds! Thanks for joining us at Alphabet Challenge Blog!
    Tammy x

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  7. Beautiful card! Love the flowers. Thank you for joining us this week at Cupcake Inspirations color theme.
    - Sandy, DT Sweetie

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  8. Wow! Such a gorgeous card!! Your coloring is stunning! Thanks for joining us over at Cupcake Inspirations Challenge!

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