Wednesday, March 03, 2010

Be Inspired #73, Cuttlebug Challenge Blogspot

Hello and welcome to BE INSPIRED #73, Cuttlebug Challenge Blogspot Wednesday's Challenge! This week, we are to try the ***CRACKED GLASS*** technique. Sounds interesting? If you arent already familiar with this technique, go look into it and give it a try! I had no clue how to do this and it took me several failed attempts at first, but I fnally got it! LOL! It's messy, but a TON of FUN!!! :)

Here's my Result: Both BG Panel & Main Panel are Glass Cracked!


STAMPS: ODBD, Easter Blessings {New Release}
PAPER: Heavy Cream textured CS, Heavy White CS, Dark Brown CS
INK: Brown StazOn, SU White Signo Gel Pen, COPICS, Brown Brilliance
ACCESSORIES: Cuttlebug Embossing Folders, UTEE -(Ultra Thick Embossing Powder), Multiple Spellbinders, Large Antiqued Copper Brads (under first Spellbinder panel to hold in frame place), Satin Ribbon, BasicGrey Pearls
TECHNIQUES: Dry Embossing, Heat Embossing, Sponging(edges)

Dont forget to check out the Cuttlebug Design Team's beautiful Cracked Glass projects HERE:

For some help and how-to's here's a couple of TUTORIAL links to help you:
Cracked Glass Technique by Beate Johns at SCS .
Cracked Glass Technique by Heather Nichols at Pine Is Here.

AND Thank you so much for helping us spread the word.. At Cuttlebug Challenge Blogspot, we are MUCH MORE than a Challenge blog! We are a Teaching Blog, an Inspirational Blog and provide you with a great place for tips, tricks & grand giveaways!! So Don't forget to check us out AND sign up to be a FOLLOWER! Have a fabulous inspiring Day!' :)

Thanks for Looking & Happy Creating!


Crystal said...

WOW totally GORGEOUS!!!!!!

June Houck said...

I knew you would rock the challenge, my friend!

Anonymous said...

Hi America your card is `gorgeous` I love how your crackled glass turned out!!!!!11!...Beautiful TFI
Have a fab weeK)x

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Debbie said...

Wow!!!! Just breath taking

Karen said...

America..I am loving all the layering on your stunning card! And, I love how the cracked glass on your project turned out!


Joanne (jojot) said...


my jaw is still on the floor


Becky said...

Simply stunning..You are so creative.

Deborah Saaranen said...

This is so very gorgeous America! I love the cracked glass perfect here!

Grace said...

Wowzers!!! This is simply stunning America!!! Love your technique and your layering is beautiful!!!

Dawn B. said...

This is beautiful America.. I love this set and it really looks terrific with the cracked glass technique..

BA said...

absolutely gorgeous!!
love the crackled image
thanks for your lovely comments about our cards at stampavie & more

xoxo BA

Kelley said...

Hooolllly smoookkkeeess!! Awesome!

Sergio said...

America, I am very impressed with your card designs. I love the 3D cards the most.
Love always.....tío Sergio

Anonymous said...

I like your cracked glass out !!Your this project are quite unique .....

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