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Wednesday, June 5, 2013

You're a Star! StarFish Card

Created this card using Paper Smooches Surf & Turf Starfish stamp. Used gold color. Did not have the sentiment I wanted so I calligraphy wrote sentiment with a gold marker. Embossed with Tim Holtz embosing diffuser so that the StarFish & sentiment were not embossed over and Cuttlebug D'Vine Swirl embossing folder. Added gold stickles. Added gold ribbon.

Supplies List

calligraphy: wrote sentiment
embossing: Cuttlebug D'Vine Swirl
ink: Memento Tuxedo Black
marker: American Crafts gold
paper - cardstock -white, gold glitter
punch: Fiskars corner rounder
ribbon: Celebrate It Bow-tique
stamp - Paper Smooches Surf & Turf StarFish
stickles: gold
Tm Holtz: embossing - Diffuser embossing folder, stamp - Simple Sayings 

Entering this into the following challenges:

6/5 Crafty Ribbons Anything Goes With Ribbon unlim 5/23

6/7 HIMCR #100D All That Shimmers 3E(#3) 6/1

6/8 Cupcake Insp Ch213 At the Beach 3E(#1) 6/2

6/8 Glitter N Sparkle Ch35 Anything that starts with a 'B': buttons, bows, bees, butterflies unlim B for Bow 6/2
6/8 Kaboodle Doodle Ch174 For the Kids 3E(#2) can be for a kid 6/3

6/9 Craft Your Passion Ch165 Haberdashery Items 3E(#2) 6/3
6/9 Paper Smooches Trend Watch Anything w/ GOLD as focus unlim 6/3

6/10 Crafty Sentiments Black, White & One Other or Something Fishy 3E(#1) Black ink stamped StarFish, White & One Other is Gold + I have Something Fishy StarFish 6/4
6/10 Paper Take Wkly Anything Goes 5E(#5) 6/4

6/10 {PIN}spirational Ch60 Photo of Mermaid 5E(#1) 6/4

6/10 Word Art Wed Ch83 Anything Goes 5E(#2) 6/5

6/11 Word Play Magical 4E(#3) 5/11

6/15 Gingerloft GL Critters of the Sea 3E(#1) 6/2

6/18 Aud Sentiments Anything Goes unlim 6/5

6/30 Ribbon Carousel RCC82 Fun in the Sun unlim 6/4
6/30 Sandy's Crafty Creations Jun Anything Goes Twist Embossed Background unlim w/ 2 per day 6/1

3/19 Paper Smooches Guest Designer UE 3/6


  1. So cute! LOVE the gold paper and the pretty embossing! So glad you played along with us this week at Paper Smooches SPARKS challenge!!!

  2. How cute! Thank you so much for sharing this with us at Cupcake Inspirations! Good luck!
    Rene :D

  3. This is wonderful. I love the embossed background and all the glitters. Hugs! xx

  4. Very cute card! Love the embossing!


  5. Wonderful embossed background and cute card.Thank you for joining us at Ginger Loft :)

  6. So pretty - and gee, if I could write like that I would never buy another sentiment stamp! LOL!! Thanks for joining us at {PIN}spirational!

  7. Beautiful card and embossing. Thank you for joining us at Aud Sentiments challenge good luck Ginny ♥

  8. Letting the BEE know her card is SPARK-Tack-ular! Thanks for joining us at Gingerloft and do return for the next challenge as the DT inspires you to create - be safe and keep cool! Enjoy your week! Gail DT

  9. Pretty card - a cheeky addition to our challenge at Gingerloft!

  10. Lovely wee card, love the embossing, thank you for playing along with us at Glitter N Sparkle this week, good luck xxx

  11. So pretty and sparkly! Thanks for joining us at {PIN}spirational Challenges!

  12. So bright and shimmery!! Thanks for joining us at Hiding in my Craft Room
    Cheers Jennie DTM

  13. LOVING your Fun Card Design and your take on the Gold Challenge!! THANKS so much for joining us over on the Paper Smooches SPARKS design Blog and have a Fabulous Week!! ;)

  14. What a lovely sparkly creation.The embossing folder works great with your sea themed card.Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion.Hope to see you again next week :D
    Lisa x

  15. How beautiful! LOVE the gold! Thank you so much for playing along with us at Crafty Sentiments Designs! We hope you will play along with us again soon!

  16. This is lovely...Thank you for sharing with us at Crafty Sentiments . And good luck..

    Caz CSD DT

  17. The embossing is so striking especially with the use of the diffuser. Love the sparkly gold touches, too. Again, thanks for joining our Haberdashery Items challenge at Craft Your Passion. I look forward to seeing you soon.

  18. Great CAS card! Thanks for joining this week's {Pin}spirational Challenge!

  19. what a great CAS card....thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments

  20. How sweet!! Thanks for participating in our {PIN}SPIRATIONAL challenge!! Hope to see you again next week!

    A Little Bit O' Paper

  21. What a beautiful card-- LOVE the embossing and gold accents and papers! You nailed this theme! THANKS so much for joining in the fun with the Paper Smooches SPARKS Trend Watch challenge! Hope you stop by and join in the fun this week!!!

  22. Love how you embossed around the sentiment! Lovely, sparkly card! Thanks for sharing with my challenge at Sandy's Crafty Creations!