Friday, September 7, 2018

Reverse Confetti / Countdown to Confetti Day 3

Christmas Candles 

Hello and welcome to Day 3 of the Reverse Confetti September Release!  
Reverse Confetti is releasing ..... 7 new stamp sets and 9 Confetti Cuts this month as well as the Abundant Autumn paper pad.    

Make sure to check out the Reverse Confetti blog for a list full of inspiration and information on all the new goodies!!

The next 2 days are all about Christmas!  

Christmas Candles has a few iconic images for the holidays.  I've used the single tall candle with the greenery stamped in Olive and Lime Green Reverse Confetti Dye Inks.  All images were die cut and arranged over an Distress Ink blended background using Scattered Straw.  The background was spritzed a few times with Gold Heidi Swapp Color Shine.  A gold heat embossed vellum sentiment strip was adhered above the image along with the frame.  To finish, I added some gold gems.

Christmas Candles2 


My second card goes RETRO.  I love pink and turquoise trees!  I spread this love using the Triangle Trees and coordinating Confetti Cuts.

Triangle Trees

I silver heat embossed each of the tree images onto either grey cardstock or Piggy Bank/Iced Aqua cardstocks.  After die cutting the trees, they were arranged over a Stitched Rays Cover Panel.  The trees were added in varying heights with foam adhesive.  A grey silver heat embossed sentiment strip was added with foam adhesive and a few silver gems were added!

Triangle Trees2

Now for the prizes..........there are TWO $15 prizes up for grabs this release:  1 for blog commenters and 1 for Facebook commenters.  So leave those comments and make sure to check the Reverse Confetti Facebook page too!  

Details can be found over on the Reverse Confetti blog for all the prizes (wink, wink)!


~amy~ said...

Beautiful projects Amy. I love the unexpected tree pretty!

MadeByMeghanK said...

I love the colors you used on the triangle trees! GORGEOUS!

Becca Yahrling said...

The candle card is just stunning! So pretty. And I love
the pink, blue & grey color combo of the trees.

Sue D said...

Lovely cards. My fave is the candle card--so peaceful.

Kathy said...

The Candle card is very well done and .....I LOVE how you’ve used aqua and pink in a couple cards this month! Must try that!

Melynn Long said...

Love the soothing quality of these cards. It just shows the power of color and how one stamp set can be so different depending on what color palette you choose. Thanks!

Susan Watanabe said...

Christmas in September...I love it! And I love your non-tradional colors tree card (your sweet Christmas candles card to boot)!

Lisa Petrella said...

Beautiful holiday cards, Amy! I really love the Christmas candle one!!!

Mrsfish02 said...

This release is wonderful. I love the colors of your trees. The candle card would be great for everyone on your card list. Nicely done.

Janelle said...

Pretty card with the traditional candle and cool details. The trees are absolutely retro. 'Back in the day' they even had pink and aqua appliances! Super cool!

Kim Klinkovsky.My Kraft Kloset said...

I love how you made one traditional and one modern. Great designs. Very inspirational. Just lovely cards.

Unknown said...

Your top card just prompted me to say, wow! And the bottom one reminded me of Charlie Brown looking at artificial Christmas trees in the class TV special. Very nice, both of them.

April Z said...

Cute cards! I am absolutely loving those triangle trees!

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