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Tuesday, 19 October 2010

Male Dragon Shaker Card

Here is a Male Dragon Shaker card.
I used my Tim Holtz distressing paint on the frame, left it overnight to leave it to crack and dry properly.
I then used coredinations behind the image inside the frame, a dragon image as my focal point, then added a collection of sequins in greens and gold to match the colours in the card.
I stuck acetate onto the reverse of the frame, then used foam pads to make a secure barrier so the sequins would'nt fall out. I then stuck the frame to the coredinations background and then to the card.
I used a patterned paper on the bottom half of the card and a green and yellow ribbon to tie it all in, with a gold embellishment in the corner.
I would like to enter this card into the following challenges
Fairymoon Crafts Challenge 32 Following the sketch,
Cards for Men Male Birthday
and CES Challenge blog


  1. fab card. love the image. colours are great . ty for joining us at fairymoon xx

  2. great card, hon :) Lovely subtle colour-scheme for a male card and the texture of the core'dinations and the crackle-paint look great together!! :) Love the amber dot to pick up the colour in the image, too!! :)
    hugs, Rachel x

  3. Thank you for joining us at Fairymoon this week with this great card.

    Pam x

  4. This is so sweet, cute image. Thanks for taking part in this weeks CES Challenge

  5. Hi this is a fabulous shaker card, love the image.
    Thank you for joining us at CES Challenges & hope to see you again.

    Hugs Vicky xx

  6. the crackle frame looks great :-) love the sequin shaker ones, theyre so pretty and interesting :-) xxx

  7. That image is super cute and I love that you made a shaker card!! Thanks for playing at ces xx

  8. This is lovley. Thanks for joing us at Fairymoon this week, Sheila;)X

  9. Oh what a cute image, love it and youve coloured it so beautifully. The papers are gorgeous. Thanks for joining us at Cards for Men, good luck with the Challenge. With hugs Shirleyxxxxx


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