Monday, November 10, 2014

A Bokeh Christmas card!

Hi!  I'm playing along in 2 challenges with today's card.  I had an idea to use gold ink with the bokeh technique and these two challenges were just what I needed, to get this card going.

CAS(E) this sketch #99 - This sketch was created by my friend Michelle (we served on the Dynamic Duos DT together!)
Virginia's View Challenge #9 - All Things Metallic

Here's my take on the two challenges.

Ohhhhh.   I love Delicata Golden Glitz ink.  A. Lot.
So, I had a lot of fun with this card.  I used the back side of two button stamps for my bokeh effect.  I stamped off once before stamping these circles with Sahara Sand and crumb cake inks, then with the gold ink.  Before popping that panel onto my card base, I swiped gold ink onto the edge of the card.
That gave me exactly the look I had hoped for.  So much fun!

Thanks for stopping by!

Supply list ~
card stock: white (Recollections)
ink: sahara sand, crumb cake (SU), delicata golden glitz (Tseukineko)
stamps: Christmas blessings, button boutique (PTI)


  1. Oh, Susie! This is absolutely BEAUTIFUL!! I'm so glad you joined in with the sketch! Wow!!

  2. This is really pretty! Loving the bokeh stamping, and the peek of gold stripe on the card base!!

  3. Oh, this is beautiful! Wonderful take on the sketch!

  4. I love that Delicata ink, too! It does make Bokeh effect so much more fun to stamp, right? So glad that you join the fun over Virginia’s View “All About Metallic” Challenge!

  5. Wonderful take on the sketch--love your bokeh design!

  6. Lovely card Lisa, love that Bokeh technique


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