Monday, 27 April 2009

Shimmering Away

Hi All, hope you had good weekends. I'm excited because my blog candy closes at 5pm (BST) today and I have a surprise for all those who have played along. The grand draw will be tomorrow and I will let you in on the surprise then as well!

I'll leave you with a shimmering Shimmerz card today. You might recognise the embossing folder? I've made some background papers using my Shimmerz paints (teal, Sky blue, sugar plum and Under the sea Blingz). Embossed the foreground sheet, painted over the embossing with the Sugar plum Shimmerz then cut into panels. The flower is made from Shimmerz coloured papers, netting and organza cut out with my nesties and distressed.

Look at the shine when the card catches the light:

For all you scrapbookers there is a National Scrapbooking Day Event going on over at the Shimmerz blog with some special offers and prizes.

Colouring - Shimmerz Paints (Teal, Sky Blue, Sugar plum); Blingz Paint (Under the Sea)
Usual Suspects - paper trimmer; double sided tape; glue dots
Other - Basic grey paper; cuttlebug; embossing folder; nesties; netting; organza; brad; Distressing tools


  1. Wow!! Beautiful, sparkling card!!


  2. WOW - that card is a beauty!!

    Thanx for inspiration!! :D

  3. wozers! this is stunning! Love the deep purples and all that shimmer! Just beautiful! So creative :)
    Judy xx

  4. Oooo this is beautiful Kim,great colours and love the shimmerz. Must get some to play with, will pop over to the blog, as I am a big scrapper, thanks Heidi xx

  5. Awesome Kim. Love your shimmery flower and those rich purples and teal colours are just stunning together.


  6. This looks amazing Kim - I love the way the Shimmerz catch the light! xx

  7. I have to say this is one of my all time faves embossing folder, just so perfect for loads of projects.
    The shimmer on this card is stunning. Love your flowers very creative xx

  8. Fab card. Love that shimmerz stuff.

  9. Soooo beautiful! I love the shimmer!
    Keryn :D

  10. A really lovely card, love the layout and the shimmer and shine

  11. Beautiful card hun!!!! Great job and love the shimmer on this!!!

    Have a wonderful week!!


  12. This is beautiful Kim, and the shimmer is so effective.

    Joanne x

  13. WOW hun this is BEAUTIFUL...I LOVE all the shine and sparkles!!! Gorgeous work!
    Hugs~ Kim

  14. Hellooo ! Hope you are OK ? We must get back to our morning constitutional !

    Fantastic card, I love the look of those paints and they have a fabulous shine on them. Your card is gorgeous, I love the colours you have used.

    Take care and speak soon,


    Jo x


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