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Saturday, 2 April 2016

Fierce!

"Though she be but little she is fierce"

This describes quite a few women I know (in a good way),  and it seems the smaller they are, the fiercer.  And the more they have had to deal with in life, the fiercer they are.  They survive and flourish.  They may be small but are larger than life when it counts.

I bought this stamp set because I liked the sentiment. I liked this fiery paper for the background, stamped the cat mask and heat embossed in black. Stamped and heat embossed the sentiment in gold.  Munched the corners with a die and then tore bits off. Added sequins, because all these women sparkle.


Mask stamp: Kaisercraft
Sentiment stamp Kaisercraft
Diecut corners: Sizzix





Shared on challenges:

http://timeoutchallenges.blogspot.co.nz/2016/03/time-out-challenge-53.html
http://www.cre8tivehandsfriends.blogspot.co.nz/2016/03/challenge-3-anything-goes.html
http://southerngirlschallenge.blogspot.co.nz/2016/03/anything-goes.html
http://avenue613.blogspot.co.nz/2016/03/challenge-169-anything-goes-no-twist.html

10 comments:

Michelle said...

Such a stunning card!! Thank you for sharing it on Cre8tive Hands Friends.

Have a lovely day.
Michelle x

sandie said...

Great sentiment and love the background especially the punched edges, fab design. Thanks for joining TIme Out

Dawn Turley said...

Fabulous sentiment Carol. The different textures on the card with the die cutting is great.

Patti said...

Great card!! I just love this design!! The punched out circles are the perfect touch!

Patti

Flowerdiscos Scrap Hut said...

Hi Carol, I am coming from Cre8tive Hands to thank you for joining us in this weeks challenge. I am in love with this card you made. I love the meaning of it all as it touches many hearts.
The die cut corners and edges look fabulous. I might have to try your technique soon. I loved how it turned out.
Hope you keep joining us and sharing your gorgeous projects with us.
Thanks again for joining us.

Jill Vickers said...

I just love how you die cut and tore the edges of your panel - it is the perfect finishing touch for that pretty patterned paper! The sentiment is great too - I can see why you bought it. Thanks so much for playing along with us at Time Out! Jill

Meighan Wheller said...

Love the sentiment! Fabulous design, love all the different elements. Thanks for sharing with us at Southern Girls Challenge, we hope you will join us again soon. Meighan DT

alethea said...

What a fabulous card.. Love everything that is going on with the shapes and textures. Thanks for joining us at SGC anything Goes challenge. Hugsxx

Wendy Nicola Jackson said...

Ooh I really love this Carol! What a gorgeous sentiment, I've loved that quoted for years. Will have to try to get my hands on that. Love the paper and the way you've distressed it, added texture. Utterly fabulous creation! Hugs, Wends x

Jo Ann said...

Your card is so amazing and love the color. This comment is a bit late but just want to thank you for joining our Challenge at 613 Avenue Create and invite you to link with our current Challenge. We appreciate your awesome work! Have a blessed day...

JO ANN
http://jatterburycreations.blogspot.com