Monday, 1 December 2014

Masquerade Full of Daggers

Tonight the Lady Commander of Copics and I attended a formal masquerade at the Earl of Adhesives grand villa. This annual event was held to mark the beginning of our final thirty-one days in the sun cycle. The costumes were a brilliant sight to behold, but unfortunately with the added anonymity, the chance for danger was high. As such, I had designed my gown to conceal two large daggers I wore on my thighs.   

This card was created for the Creative Card Crew “Birthday with a Sentiment” challenge that is happening now. Make a project that fits this theme for a chance to win a prize from our sponsors, Marianne Design and Delicious Doodles!
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I started this card by colouring in the Delicious Doodles “Venetian Beauty” image using Prismacolor Pencils, adding some gems as accents. I then stamped and heat embossed the “celebrate” sentiment, which is a Unity stamp. The bottom sentiment, from the My Creative Time “Wow! So Many Candles” set, was stamped onto a shape cut using the Art Philosophy cartridge.
Last I decided to earn a bonus +80 sparkle XP points and used my Wink of Stella pen on the mask from some extra bling. It was however extremely difficult to photograph this glittery goodness.

The inside I stamped with a Close to My Heart sentiment. The edges were stamped using the Crafty Secrets “Glamour Girls” set.

The envelope was stamped with a couple other images from the “Glamour Girls” set.

This card will hide in the following challenges:

As it turns out, there was no need for my daggers of superb stabbing, the masquerade going off without a hitch. If only all the events we attended could be this problem free.

~ Guild Master Crystal


Jennifer Bradley said...

This is exquisite, the attention to detail is stunning wonderful colouring and the backing paper is superb. Thanks for joining our Anything Goes challenge at Penny's Paper Crafty and good luck in the draw. Jennifer DT member

Helen said...

Great card - thanks for sharing it with us at Penny's.

Helen x

cheiron said...

So pretty, love your coloring. Thank you so much for playing along with us in the Anything Goes Challenge over at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog this week :)

Melanie said...

A lovely card!
Thank you soo much for taking part in our "Aything Goes” challenge over at Penny’s & good luck in the draw…
Hope to see you again in our next challenge as well…

(DT Penny's Paper Crafty Challenges)
(DT-Coordinator Creatalicious Challenges)
(DT Come and Get It)
(DT Allways Something Creative)

Chris said...

Love it! What a fabulous choice of image :)! Beautiful colouring and lovely design. Thank you for joining us at Delicious Doodles.

E.T. (Erum) said...

love love!
Thank you for sharing this us at Sentimental Sundays. Good luck!

verybellemakes said...

Such a lovely image! Thank you for joining the Sentimental Sundays Challenge, hope to see you again soon.

Victoria DT

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