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Tuesday, May 19, 2015

{Spotlight Project} Cornelia is Rocking the Horse

Hi, Cornelia here sharing a fun action card with you today:

I am using the new set, HEAVEN SENT.

That little rocking horse just rocks - don't you think so? You'll see later on it really does. So, how did this card come together? I'll show you all the steps - not too many.

Started out with a piece of scrap card stock and stamped the horse with Memento Tuxedo Black ink.

Colored it with Copics and fussy cut it.

Added an action wobble sticker to the back side - I trimmed it a bit to not show.

Embossed the background panel with a Papertrey embossing folder

...and sponged it with distress inks.

Felt it needed some splatters, so I put some distress ink on an acrylic block added water and splattered with a paint brush. 

Added the sentiment - heat embossed in white.

And now - you wanna see it rock, right?

Isn't that fun?

See you in June!

Stamps Cornelia used in today's project:

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  1. So fun that it's on an Action Wobble! Love the gorgeous background!

  2. Love this Cornelia, such a fun card. Carol x

  3. Love this Cornelia, such a fun card. Carol x

  4. What a sweet little rocking horse; love that you made it move.

  5. I love this fun card~ The background with the sunrays makes the rocking horse shine! Great baby card.

  6. Cute card. Such an adorable stamp and love the background! ♥

  7. Really cute card! Love the rocking action and the background is awesome! xxx

  8. Brilliant to use the wobbler. Makes the card so much fun.

  9. Brilliant to use the wobbler. Makes the card so much fun.

  10. Wow! I love this card Cornelia! the rocking part is the most awesome!

  11. Gorgeous - love the action of the rocking horse and the fabulous sunburst.

  12. Fun technique and fabulous card Cornelia! :)
    Suchi xx

  13. This card is so cute - love the rocking rocker!!

  14. Very cool. Need to get me some action wobble thingys. Hugz

  15. das ist ja mal eine lustige Idee !!!
    und eine tolle Karte !!!
    LG hellerlittle

  16. AMAZING and I love how the touch of watercolor is added to the already embossed paper - what a stellar and way cool idea!! Super sweet and darling card!!

  17. Your card is adorable, Cornelia! But the video I'm seeing is of a car ride set to music? I'm not sure what happened there ... thought you would like to know. Perhaps I am missing the context? Hugs, Darnell

  18. Okay, I just refreshed and apparently, the bobble is just for a few seconds and then if you click the picture to see it again, it advances to some other unrelated video. Never mind. I'm old, you know! (I was hoping to hear your voice!) Hugs, Darnell

    1. Sorry, no voice.... I am old too, you know and making a video and uploading it is just not my thing.....

  19. Too cute Cornelia - a lovely idea which I will need later in the year :-)

  20. So fun, Cornelia ... love that wobble! Like Darnell, I too was hoping to hear your voice ... but completely understand video making not being your thing ... it's not mine either! Anita :)


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