Thursday, December 8, 2016

Mixed Media Card Challenge #30 [Reminder]

Hi there!

Just sending out a reminder about our December challenge. The theme is GOLD and the optional element is STARS. So many possibilities - it can be a Holiday card or not.

Here is a card from Melissa to give you some inspiration.

Homemade stencil, a variety of paints, Smooch Spritz, gold embossing paste, vellum, gold gel pen, dry embossing

You have until 25 December to link up you card here.
A friendly reminder: We are a CARD challenge, therefore please only submit card projects (no layouts, altered projects, ATCs, etc.).

Thursday, December 1, 2016

The Mixed Media Card Challenge #30 {Gold}

Welcome to a brand new challenge here at The Mixed Media Card Challenge! For our challenge this month, the theme is GOLD, and optional element: star. We hope you'll have a go at creating a mixed media card that follows the theme with or without the optional element. The team can't wait to see what beauties you'll be linking up!

1. Create a mixed media CARD based on the theme, with or without the optional element.
2. Display the challenge graphic on your blog post and link back to this challenge post.
3. You may enter as many times as you want, as long as each entry is different.
4. You may combine a maximum of 7 challenges (6 other challenges plus ours).
5. Submit your projects by December 25, 11:55 p.m. Pacific  time.


Glue, heat embossing, vellum and washi.


Spray ink universe background with white acrylic paint stars, die cut cardstock border with halfpearls, silk microfine glitter background in gold. stamped and inked sentiment. 



Watercolours, mica spray, diecut, sequins, acetate.


Gold gesso through a star stencil on a piece of watercolour paper. The gold gesso is used as resist with red watercolour. Sentiment from a french company with gold embossing powder.

Gold glitter paper,  Stamping, Zig Markers, Gansai Tambi Metallic Paint,
black gel pen, dry embossing