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Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Craft Room challenge- Heat Embossing


We had some just beautiful entries for Julia's Vintage Stamping challenge, as always you didn't fail to disappoint.
Today's the start of a new challenge chosen by the lovely Suzanne, this is what Suzanne has to say about her chosen challenge:

"I selected my theme based on the past couple of summers we have had here in the UK - which have been far from good.  I thought we may do with a bit of "heat" although if we are at present experiencing a heatwave then the theme may prove a little unpopular as the last thing we will all want is to get those heat guns out ...whoops!  However I would love to see your heat embossing on your crafty projects......"

"HEAT EMBOSSING"

We are thrilled to have one of our regular supporters sponsor this challenge; - Stamp Addicts.



Celebrate Card
I have embossed the Ferris wheel and sentiment onto Glossy cardstock, and then using Tattered Angels Chalk based spray and Dylusions Spray I've created the sky and fireworks, nice and easy but effective :-)

I'm going to enter my card over at the renamed Simon Says Stamp and Show Challenge- now the Monday Challenge the theme is Celebration.

We are currently in the midst of a swarm of Earthquakes here in Wellington, New Zealand, which has been a little nerve wracking at times :(  We are all safe but our house has some damage to it's chimney. Here's a link showing the earthquakes over a period of 48 hours that have been rattling us since friday morning there have been many more since then.

So wishing you all a Safe and Happy week.




11 comments:

Netty said...

I love the background of your card Debi. Trusting you will stay safe through this awful time, x

Annie said...

Love the colours and of course the heat embossing. Keep safe

Annie x

hazel said...

I love your card - the colours are wonderful.
I hope you manage to stay safe through the awful earthquakes that you are having.
xxx Hazel.

Astrid Maclean said...

Fab card!! The fire works sky looks amazing and I love the wheel! Great card!

Zoe Sanderson said...

I hope your world has stopped rocking and the chimney remains in place. Shocking to me that our news carries the effects felt in China but at least in the headlines no mention of NZ. Was the same with Christchurch and Japan.

Your celebration project is brilliant Love it and those colours oh bhoy they are luscious. XOXO Zoe

Meihsia Liu said...

This is such a fabulous card! Love the beautiful background colors and embossed image. Thank you so much for sharing with us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge this week. :)

butterfly said...

What a stunning sky full of fireworks - brilliant.
Stay safe.
Alison x

Suzanne B aka brookfies said...

hi Debi,,,,I just adore that background and that striped ribbon ...yummy!!

Maria said...

This is really gorgeous Debi, the background is fabulous (I like the look of those chalk mists)and the embossing is a lovely contrast.

Glad to hear that you're ok over there.

Maria xxxxx

Esther said...

Debi your background is brilliant - suhc a bright bold effect, setting of that embossed ferris wheel perfectly..love it ! Esther xx

Andrea W said...

Cool card! I love the colors and terrific ribbon.