Sparkly deer

Hi there. I have a quick posting for a card today, to enter the current challenge at CAS Christmas Cards:

I took this very intricate deer from X-cut, and cut it out of glitter card from Crafters Companion, after sticking some double-sided sticky sheet on the back of it. I knew the deer was intricate, and didn’t want to glue it, as I generally get some glue leaking around the edges.

I used the Crafters Companion Gemini Junior to cut it – and that took several passes through the machine – which is very unusual. I even used the metal plate too…….

The blue/green rectangle is Distress Oxides, which I blended through an aperture I masked off. The sentiment is from a Concord and 9th stamp set. I thought the sentiment was suitable for a peaceful looking deer.

So – a quick posting, as I was at the computer buying the newest Catherine Pooler release…………which will take 2-3 weeks to get to me!! I am sure you will know when I have it, as there will definitely be some cards made very soon after receiving it…….. 🙂

10 thoughts on “Sparkly deer

  1. This is such an elegant deer and he looks very elegant with his glitter and beautiful background! Thanks so much for sharing this with us at CAS Christmas!

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  2. Love the blue and green panel – it sets of the deer so well. Speaking of the deer, it is gorgeous – love the sparkle! Thanks so much for joining us at CAS Christmas.

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  3. Your reindeer is so elegant and sparkly. Very intricate design, so good idea to add the double sided tape before die-cutting. The silver really stands out agains your brightly blended rectangle. Gorgeous card. Thanks for sharing with us at CAS Christmas!

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