Hero Arts Challenge – Sparkle & Shine

Hey y’all!

I’m popping in to share my entry for the current A Blog Named Hero Challenge – Sparkle & Shine. If you know me at all, you know how much I love glittery goodness and sparkling sequins, so this Challenge was calling my name. ✨

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For my card, I used the emboss resist technique with the Hero Arts ‘Graphic Leaves’ background. Once my background was heat set with white embossing powder, I grabbed my Distress Oxides in Picked Raspberry, Cracked Pistachio, and Seedless Preserves. I love this color combo!

I swiped the ink pads on my media mat and then spritzed them with water. I plopped my cardstock into the ink for some classic ink smooshing. Once my cardstock was dry, I cut it down to around 2 inches wide.

I cut and scored a white card base and got out the Kind Words set from My Favorite Things. I stamped my sentiment in Onyx Black VersaFine ink- I love how crips this ink makes my sentiments!

I colored up some leaves from the Beautiful Leaves set from Newton’s Nook with Copic markers and added a few white gel pen accents. I adhered them to my card and then, to really up the sparkle- I sprayed my card front with spray glitter. Coolest invention ever – I wish it showed up in the pictures! To finish off the card, I added a few aqua sequins. Pretty!

Be sure to pop over and check out the challenge before it ends on September 10th. Hugs and love to you all!

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I’m also entering this into the Monday challenge over at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. The theme is autumn this week- perfect!


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11 thoughts on “Hero Arts Challenge – Sparkle & Shine

  1. Betty says:

    such a lovely card, Jess – wonderful colors and design – thanks for joining our “sparkle and shine” challenge at A Blog Named Hero

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