Thursday, September 10, 2009

Layered Illusion


Kylie over at Kylie's Craft Corner posted a beautiful card she created using the layered illusion technique. I was looking for one more type of card to take away with me this weekend for my retreat so had a try. This one of those cards I look at and say 'yep, I really like that'. Then next time I look at it I think I should of done things a little different. Anyways, thanks Kylie for sharing the link for the technique I have had a wonderful time creating this. Tutorial for the Layered Illusion technique can be found here at Michelle's blog - Freedom in Creating.
For my card I used SU Basic Black for the base card. Stamped the three butterflies onto white card using SU Teal and Perfect Plum. I then heat embossed the flourishes around the edge using a clear embossing powder. The images are all from the SU Priceless set. Then I sponged layers of SU Pale Plum, Lavender Lace and Perfect Plum.

5 comments:

  1. You've done a fantastic job Merry. It looks good in the different colours. It's so much fun isn't it? Thanks for your lovely comments and the link back to my blog.
    Kylie xo

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  2. I think it looks marvelous!! Thanks for sharing the tutorial link!

    -Stacie

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  3. Hi dear .beautiful cards .i love the red bird is fantastic...Hugs laura

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  4. Too cute! I love the colours!

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  5. Gorgeous Merry,I saw this as well and want to have a go at one!!!
    xx

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