Sunday, 4 May 2014

Create and Destroy


So, I was trying beeswax for the first time - I had my craft lamp on, melt pot on, heat gun on.....got the wires tangled and crash - goodbye lamp. (Boohoo!) Good job it wasn't the melt pot that took a dive!

For this card I used an image from a Crafty Individuals pad that I won ages ago, a mix of inks, stamps, beeswax and embellishments.

I'd like to enter:
Oldie but Goodie hats
Alphabet Challenge feathers
Corrosive Challenges headgear

9 comments:

  1. Fabulous card Marina - love the vintage feel. A beautiful image and a great technique - sounds like you had a lucky escape,thank goodness.
    Sylvia x

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  2. This is such a gorgeous vintage card and love the feather but not sure where the beeswax fits in...me being a stamp and go girl, this sounds confusing and hazardous!!

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  3. Frontage under your nails and a broken lamp, what a weekend for you, Marina! Never tried beeswax, sounds messy, but looks great though! I like how the image stands out from the monochromatic design!

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  4. Sorry about the mishaps Marina but the card is stunning.

    Love Chrissie x

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  5. Gorgeous cards, love the vintage feel to it. Gorgeous use of the feather.
    Thanks for sharing with us at Alphabet Challenge
    Avril x

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  6. Beeswax? I think a tutorial is needed, please! Boo to the broken lamp, but cheers for the stunning card that resulted! Gorgeous colours and images; the feather is a wonderful addition!
    c

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  7. wow! this is so lovely!
    thanks so much for playing along with us at Alphabet-Challenge!

     

    Hugs and kisses from germany,

    silvi xoxo

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  8. Super cute vintage card. The feathers are the perfect embellishment. It's perfect for our "Head Gear" challenge at the Corrosive Challenge. Good luck and I hope to see you entering out challenge again!

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  9. What a fabulous Vintage card, so wonderful.

    Thanks for sharing it with us at Oldie but a Goodie Challenge.

    Anne-Marie x x

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