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Stamp Connection #25

Hi Everyone,

Connected through our love for card making, blogging and being from Germany we (Tanja from Little Art Cottage and I) decided to create a monthly project within predefined requirements. We are going to show you the result every 3rd Sunday of the month and this is our 25th transatlantic get-together!

We also have the amazingly talented Suchi from Suchi's CardStock joining us.

This time it was my turn to pick the requirements:

I choose "FIRE"

Ha, I love to play with fire!

I cut some card stock obliquely and set it on fire, to get those burnt edges. Extinguished it with water - which stains the edges brown - kind of an interesting effect.  Got rid of all the ashes and then applied glue near the edges and foiled it. Glued everything together and added the sentiment. The die cut is by CUTplorations and the little birthday is  Stamplorations - Pets. I also added brown splatters. 

 Lets visit Tanja and Suchi and leave them some love!

Linking up with:
CASology - warm (fire warms you)
Seize the Birthday - anything birthday
Tuesday Throwdown - texture

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I hope you liked my little fire experiment!
Don't try this at home ;)


Flo said…
Uiuiui, ich hoffe, du hast bei euch nichts in Brand gesetzt!!!
Mit Feuer spielen ist so eine Sache.
Aber wenn solch tolle Kreationen dabei rauskommen - da will ich mal nicht so streng sein *hihi*
Liebe Grüße
Tanja said…
Du hast es ja komplett wörtlich genommen - wow - sieht toll aus
Monika Reeck said…
Hihi cuuteewe met on cuteee...
and your card woohooo stunningggg
Love the gold effect like paint is fallen down on your card stock woooow
you always made spectacular new technique Cornelia
Mac Mable said…
So clever and so very it x
Suchi said…
Whoaaaa!!! Now that's really innovative!!! Beautiful card- great texture! Thanks for having me guys!! :)
Du bist unglaublich kreativ! Ich liebe es, wenn jemand bei einem Thema "um die Ecke denken" kann. Eine einzigartige Karte hast du kreiert, die einfach klasse aussieht. Beide Daumen hoch!
Liebe Grüße
Jacquie Southas said…
What a cool technique, Cornelia! Thanks for sharing with us at CASology this week!
Gail said…
Hot! With all that fire - hehehe cool, I mean, Hot idea! thanks for linking up at Tuesday Throwdown Texture this week - hope to see you again - blessings, Gail Scott TT Design Team
Aileen said…
Fabulous, what a stunning creation.
Susanne Vargas said…
Cooler Effect! Ich hoffe aber, das Haus steht noch...
I Card Everyone said…
I'm so impressed by your never ending creativity!!! Oh my goodness how gorgeous!!!
BożenA said…
Your card is a true masterpiece, Cornelia !! I admire the layers of burnt paper and wonderful gilding. Contrast is amazing. WOW! Great, amazing, wonderful inspiration!
cm said…
Gorgeous card created with mega ingenuity! If I tried something like this, I'd likely set myself aflame (yes, I'm a klutz!). Fabulous take on the challenges, my friend!
conil said…
*GULP*...besides being hilarious, your mind goes to so many places mine never thinks of going. Your creativity is astounding. Just look at this totally amazing card. It's mesmerizing.
Nora Noll said…
Fire? I could never do this because I would probably burn down the house!! I LOVE the foiled edges on this. Looks SO COOL!!! Amazing design!
Hannelie said…
Awesome! LOVE the drama and love your take on the CASology cue card!
Thanks for joining us !
Anonymous said…
Didn't know you liked playing with fire!! :D But what spectacular results!! Love those burnt edges... and the gold accentuates it beautifully! Absolutely fabulous, Cornelia!
xx Ashwini
Anonymous said…
Wow! I've never seen that technique before! SO dramatic! WOW! I daresay if I tried this, it would be a charred mess! Very clever! Thanks so much for sharing with us at CASology this week!
Glenda J said…
Wow - this looks so cool!!! Gorgeous card. Thanks for playing along with Seize the Birthday.
Cathy said…
Wonderful card Cornelia! What will you try next lol!! Cathy x
Rosmarie said…
Bei mir wäre da nur noch Asche auf dem Tisch - du hast ein Meisterwerk geschaffen! Genial!!
Dee Earnshaw said…
Wow this is a piece of art that I would love to hang on my wall!!!!
*Vicki* said…
Wow! Such a cool design!! Love your clever idea here!

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