Thursday, October 8, 2020

Tim Holtz/Sizzix Chapter 4 - Darling Deer

Hi my friends, I'm sharing a card I made for the Facebook Live launch of Tim Holtz/Sizzix Chapter 4 release using Darling Deer Thinlits, Cathedral BigZ die and the waste from the Arctic Thinlits. If you missed the Facebook Live, you can catch up and check out all the new products and inspirational samples over on Tim's Blog HERE.

I began by spritzing Black Soot, Dusty Concord and Speckled Egg Distress Oxide sprays on to the craft mat on my Glass Media Mat, spritzed with water and laid a 4.3/4" x 6.3/4" panel of Distress Watercolor card on to the ink. I dried and tapped the card back into the remaining droplets of ink repeatedly until I was happy with the background.
I inked one of the backgrounds from Tim Holtz/Stampers Anonymous Sparkles and Christmas with Versamark ink and holding the stamp in my hands, stamped randomly on the background, sprinkled with Ranger Superfine White Embossing Powder and heat set.
I added strips of Tim Holtz Idea-ology Christmas Design Tape and splatters of Brushed Pewter Distress Mica Spray.
I die-cut the Tim Holtz/Sizzix Bigz Cathedral Window from my precious stash of Grungeboard, painted with Brushed Pewter Distress Paint, fixed to the edge of the card panel using Distress Collage Medium Matte and trimmed off the excess.
I die-cut the Tim Holtz/Sizzix Darling Deer Thinlits from Distress Watercolor card, twice for the deer on the right and 4 times for the deer on the left, layered to create dimension and fixed in place with Distress Collage Medium Matte. I fixed Tim Holtz/Sizzix Adhesive Sheet to Distress Watercolor card and die-cut using Tim Holtz/Sizzix Arctic Thinlits. I removed the die-cut stars using my Craft Pick and adhered to the panel.
I sanded the edges of  Idea-ology Small Talk Occasions Stickers and fixed to the panel using Distress Collage Medium Matte.
I matted the panel on to silver Idea-ology Metallic Kraftstock and fixed to a 5" x 7" white card blank.

Have fun with whatever you are making
Hugs Kath xxx

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Janette said...

A beautiful card Kath.xx

scrappergirl56 said...

Darling card with the Darling it!

Sandra H said...

So beautiful x

The Words Crafter said...

I saw this on IG and had to come, this is gorgeous!!!!

The Words Crafter said...

I saw this on IG and had to come, this is gorgeous!!!!

Redanne said...

I could honestly just sit and look at this card for ages - that Oxide background is absolutely stunning and makes the white elements stand out so beautifully. I may have to borrow this idea for my Christmas cards this, I just love it! Hugs, Anne xxx

Debbie Gaetz said...

there are so many details about this card design that I love -- thank you for sharing it all.

├čeulah ├čee said...

I admire this a lot, it's really lovely.

Anita Houston The Artful Maven said...

The bright cosmic background on this is so wonderful with the white deer. Just a super gorgeous card Kath.

Dotty Jo said...

Such a beautiful card, Kath, Jo x

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Kath :-) this was my inspiration for todays card ❤️ I learn such a lot from you!! :-)

Thanks so much
Lols x x x

Denise Fletcher said...

Wow this is truly a stupendous design! LOVE this card!