Tuesday, August 11, 2015

A blog Named Hero - Metallic Challenge!


Hello everyone,

Welcome to A Blog Named Hero first challenge of the month.

Make a project with metallic element in it. It can be a full on metallic background or a tiny element on the card. It is up to you. All we ask is to use atleast one Hero Arts product on your project.

Here is my take on the challenge.

Life is beautiful card 1


For my card, I have used Rain Dance stencil and sponged Gold Delicate pigment ink. While the ink was wet, I rubbed in some Perfect Pearls to add more iridescent metallic look. The picture does not justify how it looks in real. The metallic looks is just so beautiful on white background. I left the background to be the highlight by adding an elegant frame and a coloured sentiment from Hero Arts/Basic Grey Good Day stamp set. I added silver thread and silver metallic sequins to embellish.

Hope you can see the metallic look on the background on the closeup photo below.


Life is beautiful closeup1

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 I have all the supplies I have used on my card below for you convenience.



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5 comments:

jamie vanskiver said...

Gorgeous! Terrific idea to add the Perfect Pearls!

sunshinelouisiana said...

Wow, your card is stunning, Gayatri! I LOVE that background!

Berina RGA said...

Beautiful card!! Love the stenciled background

Greta said...

Such a fun stencil & my favorite gold ink--love this card, Gayatri!

"glow" said...

hey you are an awesome cardmaker.. gold and deep rich hues are my favorites now too... and of course metallic challenges.. bring it on.. all things metallic... c ya in the next town...