Monday, November 23, 2009

Altered Tutorial by Kim Piggott


Look what Kim Piggott made for your viewing pleasures! I have always loved the sparkle she gives to her cards and asked her to make a tutorial. Thank you so much for taking time out of your busy schedule to share this with our lovely bloggers!

Hello! I would like to show you how I add extra sparkle to my cards.


Here is my card AFTER adding sparkle:


These are the steps I take to get my final result:

Before Distressing


I have distressed my images using the Tim Holtz distressing tool. I love this tool, it gives such fabulous results and is so quick and easy!


Then I added the Ranger Tim Holtz vintage photo distress ink to the distressed edge.


I like to distress my flowers with distress ink too. Here is my white Prima flower before distressing:

Here is my flower after adding the vintage photo distress ink:


I now begin adding my sparkle. I use Ranger stickles glue.


My image before stickles glitter glue:



Here is my image after adding stickles glitter glue:


So there you have it. I am now totally addicted to using stickles glitter glue. It is so easy and convenient to use and I really love the way it lifts my cards. I am in love with the stickles!



Luv,
Kim

It is with great sadness that we announce the departure of our fabulous designer, Kim. She is taking time off to give child care to her grandbaby. We will miss you Kim and hope to see you soon!

Thank you heaps!
Luv
Heidi & the Simon Family

*The lovely stamp Kim used above is from House Mouse and is called Sleeping under the Flowers.

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13 comments:

  1. What a fabulous tutorial by Kim. TFS

    Hugs
    Penni
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  2. Sorry to hear Kim is leaving, she's a wonderful designer and I for one hope she will still be blogging and making such beautiful card's just like this one.
    Her style is so charming and delicate, I love her work.

    So please Kim don't leave use altogether.....
    x
    Vicky

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  3. Waw Kim you did again fab work, so love your card! Thanks for the tutorial! Hugs,moni

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  4. Fabulous tutorial Kim ;-) ! love this card ,,, the image is sooo cute and all the sparkle is lovely :-)

    Luv
    Lols x x x

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  5. oh kim you always come up with the goods brilliant card as always,love the glitter as i am,also addicted to that too hugs cheryl x
    oh brill tutorial by the way x

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  6. Thank you for sharing the tutorial, love the card! ~Jody~

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  7. Love your card, wonderful coloring and great distressing, really changes it up. Thank you for sharing that, Jane

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  8. Great tutorial and stunning card. Good luck. anesha

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  9. what a terrific tutorial. Thank you very much and hope you enjoy your grand-baby.

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