Monday, March 14, 2016

International Ambassadors Unofficial Art Deco Blog Hop

Hello and welcome to the International Ambassadors Unofficial Art Deco Blog Hop - thank you to those who Hop along with us and leave a comment - we really appreciate you taking the time.  This month's Hop - as the name suggests is all about ART DECO - featuring the divine Dies by Stacey Caron.  I hope you can hop along with us and see what each of the Designers have created!

Spellbinders Products:
Other: Liquid Glue; patterned paper; black cardstock; recycled button; Red Seam Binding;  Red Sheer Ribbon; Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L: E-Z Adhesive Runner, 3D Foam Squares

1. Cut/emboss one (1) Art Deco Arched Diamond using Gold cardstock
2. Adhere to a strip of Black cardstock using double sided tape.

3. Cut card base in black cardstock - measuring 7 x 8.5 inches, score across the centre to give a card base measuring 7 x 4.25 inches.
4. Cut patterned paper slightly smaller - 6.75 x 4 inches, adhere to card base using Foam Tape.
5. Attach Seam Binding around the Die Cut Layer - securing on the back using liquid glue.
6. Adhere Die Cut layer to the centre of the card base using Foam Tape.
7. Adhere red chiffon to the left side of the card using liquid glue
8. Cut the shank of a vintage button and adhere using liquid glue.

Nice and easy don't you think!?  hope you have enjoyed my tutorial and are inspired to get your 'Art Deco' on. Make sure you pop in and visit the other International Ambassadors - these girls are amazing - each one is picked to be an Ambassador for their country because they are seasoned designers and so inspiring, they also stand as talented designers in their own right - as you will see!!!  The list of International Ambassadors is below, in case you get lost along the way.

  Linda Lucas - Australia (you are here)
Yvonne van de Grijp - Netherlands
Christine Emberson - England

Thank you for your comments and all of the support you give me - you make blogging such an amazing place to be!! Your encouragement is such a blessing for me - it makes my day! God bless you!
{{{Hugs}}} and happy crafting


  1. Beautiful card, and die. Take care
    Elaine H X

  2. What a striking card Linda - love the bold colours and that die cut is a stunner.

  3. Hi Linda, your looks so intricate and striking, love it x

  4. A gorgeous card using awesome dies!
    Sandi Smith

  5. Hi Linda, this card is very elegant and I love the die and your choice of rich colours. x

  6. Beautiful and bright looking card...the gold against the black is perfect...well done using the die.

  7. Love the die you used on this card, very pretty.

  8. A rather neat way to do borders and flowers.


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