Thursday, 26 October 2017


Hello and thanks for stopping by....

A new challenge for Team B starts today at Moving Along With The Times (MAWTT), the lovely Hazel is hosting this and her theme is:
'Add A Charm Or Tag'
We hope that you'll join in with us and let us see what you can design.  Please take a stroll over to the MAWTT Blog and see the stunning creations from the rest of the team.
This is my contribution....
I first embossed a panel of white watercolour card then sprinkled 3 different Pixie Powders over the embossed image, spritzed with water and let it dry overnight

I realise that the pattern on each bauble is not clear on the photograph but is in 'the flesh' 

I wanted to create a 'distressed look' with this card and whilst it doesn't appeal to everyone (and I used to be one of those people) I must say that I now really enjoy making this kind of 'look' LOL

I highlighted the outer part of the baubles with a gold paint pen then splattered gold liquid onto the card, one of the 'splats' landed right in the centre of a bauble, couldn't have done that had I tried to, so I dabbed gold onto the other centres

I adhered this panel onto a thin darker blue panel and then onto my DL base card

I completed the card by adding a 'Christmas stocking charm' to the top left of the card

  • Watercolour card ~ Crafter's Companion
  • Blue card ~ my stash
  • DL card ~ Woodware
  • Pixie Powders: Midnight Blue, Aqua Lagoon, Peacock Green ~ Creative Expressions
  • Gold Paint Pen ~ Pen-touch
  • Christmas Stocking Charm ~ Hobby House
Until tomorrow....

June x


  1. I know what you mean - I didn't like the distressed look before and now I'm a big fan :) This has great colors and texture, and the charm in the corner is a fun accent x Jessie

  2. Wonderful card June, love pixie powders, thank you, xxx

  3. A lovely Christmas card and those colours are striking. Hazel x

  4. Hi June this is a stunning Christmas card I love the colours. Take care. Hugs Jackie

  5. Hi June,
    what a brilliant card and your design is fab.
    Love your super Pixie Powder background, and the embossed baubles.
    Lovely charm also.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

  6. Sorry to be so late but I do not get the email until after midnight so seem to get it a day after everyone else. This is a beautiful card June. Love the colours of the pixie powder background. Thank you for sharing this.


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