Tuesday, 1 March 2016

House of Cards - March Silhouette


This is my third make for the Design Team of House of Cards!!

The team includes





Cohenna | Donna | Dotty Jo Em | Emily | Heather
Jane | Judy | Karen | Katarzyna Ewa * | Katy | Leslie* | Linda
Merethe | Merlina* | Michele | Paula* | Rocky | Rosi | Ruza
Shawna | Shirley* | Steph | Sue N. | Sue T. | ME | Tina* | Toni

Do have a look at the fabulous makes they have made!

This month's Challenge is to use the cue word:



I decided to use a silhouette in the style of Banksy.


My middle son Dan is a big fan of Banksy's work -  Dan came to stay with us when we were living in India and when I had just got my Silver Bullet die-cutting machine.
 He was desperate to have a go with it and made this card -
 a simple silhouette in the style of Banksy.



I came across a stamp in the style of Banksy at Bee Crafty
Slide and Bubbles



The stamp is stamped with 'Iced Spruce' on a handmade background,
 cut out with a nesting die. The shape was distressed around the edges with the same ink.
The background has been made by spraying a variety of misters over a random stencil made with glue gun glue.
This was layered onto a piece of DP from my scraps and a kraft card base.
Finally I added gold stickers for the bubbles.








Hope to see your make at House and Cards!




Happy Crafting!





7 comments:

  1. Beautiful cards, Susan! The first is my favorite. - I never heard about Bansky stile but I really LOVE this simplicity !! You did a great job!!
    Hugs, Rosi - HOC teamie

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  2. Susan, these are both AWESOME!!! I LOVE the gorgeous images you used--and I adore the CAS feel of the first and added "bubbles" on the second! Fabulous work, friend! Sending HUGS! :) Mynn xx

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  3. Great Cards. So fun to see all you girls creations and howe diffrent they are on the same theme.
    (✿*‿*) Ma (Merethe)
    Teamie HOC
    http://majaapia.blogspot.no/

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  4. Gorgeous card, Susan!
    Hugs,
    Em, HOC teamie

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  5. Beautiful card! Love your son's card too :o)
    Tina HOC teamie

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  6. Susan las dos tarjetas esta espectaculares... me encanta el contraste de los colores con el kraft... gracias por compartir! Saludos... Paula.

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  7. Love the handmade background paper with the addition of gold stickers for the bubbles on your card and your sons is wonderful in its simplicity. Heather HOC Teammie

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