Thursday, 19 October 2017

Gilded Christmas Trees

Today I am sharing another Christmas card, this time using gilding flakes.
I started by die cutting the three trees using card that I had covered with gilding flakes.
Next I glued the trees onto the black punched tags, which I then mounted onto gold
mirror card using 3D foam pads and carefully cut around to make a frame.
Lastly I added the ribbon and dotted the tags with a gold metallic pen.

The Products I have used are:-
Indiogo Blu Gilding Flakes - Yorkshire Dales
Fiskars Tag Punch
Tattered Lace Mini Die - Seasons Greetings
Set of 3 Christmas Tree Dies - Purchased from eBay
EK Success Punch - Tiny Circle
Hougie Board
Challenges entered:-
ABC Christmas Challenge - U is for Unlimited/V is for Vibrant
Creative Moments - Anything Goes
The Merry Christmas Challenge - Anything Goes
The Holly and Ivy Christmas Challenge - Anything Christmas Goes
Not Just Cards - Anything Goes
Paru's Card Making Challenge - A Touch of Gold
Craftyhazelnut's Christmas - Anything Goes
Pixie's Snippets Playground - Anything Goes

Thank you for visiting today.
Janice x

23 comments:

  1. Beautiful Janice, such a classy look to this card.

    Sue xx

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  2. Lovely card, Janice. Great design, too.
    Valerija xx

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  3. Love this! So classy looking!
    Hugs, Mary x

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  4. Hi, Janice! Love your classy black and gold Christmas creation! Using the tags and golden accents is a wonderful way of conveying festiveness! hugs, de

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  5. A beautiful card Janice, you gold trees look fabulous against the black tags.
    Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob
    x

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  6. Such a lovely design, very elegant...the 'metallic' trees look so striking against the black.
    Thank you for joining us at Creative Moments.
    Chris
    x

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  7. Beautiful and elegant card, Janice. I love it, my friend.

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  8. Stunning design Janice and the colours you've used really make it stand out. Shabneez x

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  9. Beautiful card, Janice, so elegant and stylish. I haven't ever used the gilding flakes - something else to add to my list of techniques to try! xx

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  10. such pretty shine, love the different patterns in the trees and neat faux stitching around the tags!

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  11. Gorgeous card, love the tag design
    Hugs Kaz xx

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  12. Wow... love the design and the tags are gorgeous!

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  13. These trees are fabulous and I love that you placed them on tags--I LOVE TAGS!

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  14. Stunning card Janice ... love the Trees....
    Hugs Sylvie x

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  15. What a stunning card. A great way to use gilding flakes. Barbxx

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  16. This is a fabulous design, Janice! It is elegant and shiny, perfect for Christmas! And a great use of snippets!! Hugs, Darnell

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  17. Wow! These are beautiful!
    Thanks so much for playing Paru’s Card Making challenges

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  18. Love this card Janice! The gilding flakes are gorgeous - been thinking about getting mine out to play with lately and this has spurred me on. Fabulous elegant card!

    Lovely to see you in the snippets playground!

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  19. Gorgeous card thanks for sharing with us at the Holly & Ivy Christmas Challenge. Hugs, Shona xx

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  20. Great card, Thanks for joining in with our challenge at ABC Christmas Challenge,
    hugs Samantha :0)

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Many thanks for taking the time to leave me a comment.
Janice x