Thursday, July 30, 2015

Peace on Earth with Dreamweaver

This week, the Stampendous team is "Playing with Paste." Embossing Paste that is! When working with stencils, embossing paste is a basic supply that is easy to work with, and you can do so many cool things with. Today, I am sharing a lovely holiday card that uses the Peace on Earth stencil, and lots of glitter. 


Instructions:

I started off with navy blue cardstock and taped the Peace on Earth stencil to it. I applied Pearlescent Embossing Paste using her paste spreader and immediately sprinkled the Multi Crystal Glitter Mix (from the White Encrusted Jewel Kit) to the paste. I then let that layer dry.

Once dry, I cut the navy cardstock down and rounded the corners. I then cut out a mat of white cardstock and rounded those corners as well. Next, I used her Versamark Watermark ink pad to "wet" the edges of the white cardstock, and applied Crystal Embossing Powder around the perimeter. I next heat set the powder and adhered it to the top layer using foam dots.

To make the card base, I cut cobalt blue cardstock to 10" x 6 1/2" and folded it in half. I applied Texture Gems by Faber-Castell around the entire perimeter, about 1/4" in from the edge and then sprinkled Shaved Ice on top. With each layer, my glitter gets larger in size, which lends a pretty cool effect. Lots of great sparkle and texture!

Once the card base dried, the other layers were adhered to it.



Supplies:

Stampendous:FRG10C Shaved Ice
EJK08 White Frantage Encrusted Jewel Kit
EP050 Crystal Embossing Powder
VM001 Versamark Watermark Ink Pad
Dreamweaver:
DWLG663 Peace on Earth Stencil
DWDPP Dreamweaver
Pearlescent Embossing Paste
DWLM2010 Paste Spreader
Plus:
Cardstock by Bazzill Basics Paper®
Texture Gems by Faber-Castell
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives

Here are my teamies that also have projects to share with you today.

8 comments:

Lyn Bernatovich said...

Great card and classic design!

Pam Beatty said...

Beautiful! Thanks for sharing.

Kristine Reynolds said...

Such a pretty holiday card! TFS!

BurningRubber said...

This is so pretty! I love the sparkle you added.

Pam Hornschu said...

So pretty! Love the sparkly edges!

Jean said...

Wow - so pretty!

barbara macaskill said...

This is simply spectacular!! LOVE this stencil and must add it to my toolbox before the holidays arrive! TFS!

TracyM #6773 said...

BEAUTIFUL!!!
LOVE the texture, sparkle and shine!!!