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Friday, July 1, 2016

Joy Clair July Challenge

Hi Everyone,

its July and therefore a new challenge at Joy Clair!

Out theme this month is SUMMER and her is the delicious inspiration picture we have for you:

I used my favorite background stamp set to make this card - the Swirl Background

I heat embossed in in yellows and greens and sponged it with distress inks. Added a die cut Hello and some striped paper at the side and an enamel dot.

Hop on over to see all the inspiration from your talented DT! Hope to see you at the challenge! You have until June 29th to link up and as always the winner gets a $25 gift card for the Joy Clair store - what are you waiting for?

But - please follow the rules, or you won't be eligible to win.....


!neke said...

Great embossing !!!
Cool how you used the colors of the challenge !

Ineke X

Marianne said...

Now where did I leave my sunglasses?
Those colours are so richt and vibrant. Love it!

Becca Cruger said...

Oooooo the rich depth of that green is gooooooorgeous! Swirly and oh-so-elegant!

conil said...

No other word for it...yummy! Love those citrus-y colors...of course, this would appeal to me because it is yellow but you've taken it to higher levels with the swirly embossed background. It's just plain gorgeous.

Nora N. said...

This is fabulous!! LOVE the ombre look and the fun embossing. FABULOUS design!

Ashwini Rao said...

And just HOW did you make simple ink blending and heat embossing look so GORGEOUS??!!!? Any tricks???
Gorgeous, gorgeous card Cornelia - just LOVE it!!

Susanne Vargas said...

Ach, die Farben sind so schön und dieser Stempel gefällt mir auch so gut! Eine Karte ganz nach meinem Geschmack!

Monika Reeck said...

ooh and aaaach
this is stunning again my friend
that bacground stamp is yours
you did it so well
great and luv luv this card much
should I used their stamp if I join the challenge
please a quick answer sweety
many thanks and happy sunday

Suchi said...

Oh that background with a great color combo looks amazing! :)
Suchi xx

Anita in France said...

Oh my, so mouthwatering, Cornelia ... the gradation of saturated colour is fantastic ... gorgeous, gorgeous! Hugs, Anita :)

cm said...

Beautiful..the flourishes, the background, the bold Hello...eye-catching combination!

Sherrie M. said...

Another fabulous background Cornelia! Love the shimmer.

Bobby said...

Great shimmer and shine on the swirls, Cornelia, and wonderful inking to make them shine even more.

Kim Heggins said...

Incredible card Cornelia...just love your wonderful background. Those colors are simply wonderful together. Wish you lived closer, would love to have a few lessons on how to make cards are amazing as yours!