Sunday, 5 July 2020

Sparkle Every Day

Good Sunday morning all!  It's a quick card for today's offering and one that uses my favourite Yupo paper too!  I started with a piece of the white Yupo Paper and used Red Pepper and Wild Plum alcohol inks onto a felt applicator, then pounced on to the Yupo.  I added a little bit of Blending Solution to get the colours to mix and dance a bit.  Once I was happy with it, I used a Gold metallic Marker and splattered it across the card.  I cut the Sparkle Every Day All In One twice, once out of gold mirror card and once out of white card.  I used the white as a shadow behind the gold then glued it to the card.  I used the fall away stars from both of the die cuts and glued them around the outside of the die cut.  The card was completed with white mats and layers.  The finished dimensions are 5 3/4"  x  7" in size.  All for now. Sue x







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46 comments:

hazel young said...

Fabulous card Sue, love the striking background xx Hazel

Steph Cotterill said...

Morning afternoon evening Sue and friends from round the globe.
Quick but stunningly beautiful, the colour, the amazing sparkle that I imagine coming off this gorgeous inspiration. Hope 4th July celebrations as different and difficult it would be this year was still as lovely as it could be.

At 5pm in the UK let's clap one last time for our outstanding NHS to celebrate its 72nd birthday and as a thank you for being there for us when we needed them more than ever.
STAY SAFE AND SENSIBLE YOUR LIFE IS PRECIOUS 💖 xxx

kittyedavies47@gmail.com said...

Morning Sue.
A lovely quick card thank you.
Take care stay safe and have fun Kitty.

dj from kettering said...



A lovely quick, but stunning, card for today,

Stay safe,



Doreen x

June Horrocks said...

Hi sue love this one great for my batch cards you put the sparkle in our lives every day love always dear sue stay safe my dear friends xxxxx june horrocks xxx

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue, lovely card this morning, love the background.

Barbara V

Clai01 said...

Great cheery card and sentiment x

Barbara Gosden said...

Hi Sue
A lovely card.
B xx

Marion Scott said...

Fabulous card Sue, love the background
Marion S x

Handmade by Donna x said...

Morning Sue and everyone, a quick and beautiful card today. Loving that red background. I'd like to try alcohol inks but so much other goodies I need first lol. Hugs Donna x

Pussycats said...

Good Morning Sue and all
Amazing card this morning , the background is stunning and the splash of gold works so well. The effects from the alcohol inks always amaze me and todays colours are beautiful.
Wendy

Crewe Trish said...

Hello Sue
This card is stunning I really must try to be more adventurous. Yvonne lovely to have you back with us. Take care everyone x

June Smith said...

Morning Sue and all Wilsonettes, another gorgeous colourful creation today, love the colours you have used, bright and cheerful just as we like them. It is a fitting card for today as we will all be celebrating 75 years of the NHS with a country wide clapping moment later this afternoon. A very proud moment for us as my niece is a nurse.

Stay safe, healthy and happy, hugs, June Smith xxx

Marie P. from Longridge said...

Good Morning Sue.
So hard to find you today, I almost gave up but here you are with another beautiful card.
The back-ground is outstanding and the sentiment lovely.
Thank you for sharing.
Marie P.

KEEP SAFE

Ann Topp said...

Good Morning Sue. Lovely card today Sue and a great one for when you need one in a hurry. I love the sparkle in it... And it's great for any gender with a change of colour. Fabulous. Sending hugs and best wishes to everyone who needs them this morning.Kind regards Ann Toppcards
PLEASE STAY SAFE EVERYONE 🙏 🙏 🙏

CraftyCoffey said...

Lovely card today, great colours.

Michele

carol edwards said...

Hello Sue, beautiful vibrant colours on the hill paper. All in one card with wonderful sentiment xx

Owlish said...

Hi SUE
A lovely card as always don't know what yupo is thou
Owlish Xx

Muriel said...

Hello Sue and all
Another beautiful background to create an amazing card, love the red and the gold splatters and the shadow on the fabulous all in one die.
Hugs
Muriel x

karenlotty said...

Lovely card Interesting background I haven’t tried yupo paper yet

Catherine Lyons said...

A lovely quick card Sue.
Catherine v94

Beryl said...

Beautiful card.

Crafty Vonnie said...

Good morning Sue,
A beautiful card with a lovely sentiment. Yvonne xx

Lynne L said...

Good morning Sue Gorgeous card I love the yupo background and the sparkle I have some yupo but still haven't got around to trying it!

Crafty Cruiser said...

A lovely card. These dies are great for batch making.
Doreen R

BridgetCG said...

Hello Sue, it may be a quick card but certainly with impact. Love the alcohol ink piece. Take care and stay safe everyone. Bx

Pat L said...

Hi Sue
A lovely quick and simple card today, if you have all the right equipment that is, love the background colour

Love and hugs to everyone
Pat

Fluffycat said...

Hi Sue, my first thought was Christmas! I think it must be the background colours and gold mirri that gave me that impression :-). Whatever occasion it is for I think it is lovely.

Frances

Rose in Chester said...

Hi Sue,
What a stunning card, especially the background.
Hugs
Rose

Helen Bell said...

Hi Sue

A nice simple but sparkly card.

Love Helen xxx

theresa w said...

Hi Sue and lovely wilsonettes x
Wonderful card Sue x I haven't tried this technique yet , the results look beautiful x I love the words on this die , so uplifting x thankyou Sue x
Stay safe and keep crafting x
Theresa w in Berks xxx

Princess Pixie! said...

Hi Sue
Another beauty! What a fabulous colour x
You demonstrated the amazing yupo paper the last time I saw you at Ally Pally and it really is amazing x
Take care and stay safe everyone x
Crafty hugs
PP
Yvonne x

CraftyJo said...

Another beautiful background :)

Pawprintx4 said...

This is great. I don't have the die but I do have the big birthday cake which I could use. Love the alcohol ink colors together.
Have a wonderful Sunday, everyone,
Stephanie K

Judy Hollers said...

I really like the All in One dies. If in a hurry, they make quick, lovely cards, especially with a gorgeous background like you have created on this card. Hugs.

Eunice Astle said...

Really Love the color of your background!! The alcohol inks are impressive, thanks Sue.

Lisbeth said...

Hi Sue. What a very striking card today and it just goes to show that sometimes the simpler cards can be the best.

Lisbeth

Suzzette Yandle said...

An awesome alcohol ink background with added gold spatters for your wonderful All in One die. I may have to play with the alcohol inks today. I hope I remember to put on my gloves. I like your expression that the alcohol inks would "dance" when you added the blending solution. A perfect word for the action one gets when blending the alcohol inks with this solution. Hugs

ursula said...

I do love your background Sue, very pretty.....easy card to make from there on, but pretty....luv Ursula xx

Hunnymummy54 said...

Afternoon Sue and all the Wilsonettes
What a stunning card today

Sending love and healing hugs to all that need them xx

Hope you all have a good day and stay safe

Love
Hunnymummy54
xxx

sued99 said...

What a beautiful background colour. X

Yorkie girl said...

Hi Sue
Here I am again on the last lap Lol
Very bright colour that you have used. But I works well with the gold die cut
Another successful Sue it’s lovely
Please take care my friend
Theresa G

DeCor said...

It's a lovely card. Sounds simple but looks like a lot of work has gone into it,

Fikreta said...

so great card!

CCM said...

Love the effect of the alcohol inks.The Sparkle Every Day die looks amazing against your lovely background.

Hugs from Toronto to you all
Stay safe and healthy.
Carmen-Dorothy

Tressa said...

This is really luscious.

Teresa