Sunday, 24 February 2013

Joyful

Joyful describes me mucking around and playing with my Distress inks again.  That is how I created this background for the Featured Stamper Challenge at Splitcoast today.  I applied my Distress ink pad directly to my non-stick pad and sprayed with water.  I ran my paper through the wet ink to make the bkg.  When it was dry, I stamped over it with a bkg. stamp.  I stamped the Bed of Roses background stamp in black Memento ink and cut out the roses.  I left them white to highlight them against the yellow, orange and greens.
Love my new sentiments from Paper Smooches too.  
Thanks so much for coming by and taking a look.

Supplies:  Stamps; Penny Black, Paper Smooches, Wplus9/ Distress inks/ pop dots



10 comments:

  1. WOW great effect, it all came together to make a beautiful card.

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  2. Gorgeous card! Love how your background came out! I'm gonna have to try that some time!

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  3. I love the black and white roses over your color...what a stunning effect! The balance of your white space in the corner opposite your color and roses is perfect. Your subtle twine is a sweet addition. Such a lovely design and beautiful card!

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  4. I love this Karen! Love that background and genius just to have the flowers black and white!

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  5. Gorgeous Karen. The white roses really pop out.

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  6. So pretty! Love the PS sentiment!

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  7. Another stunner loooooove the background beautiful card, thanks for sharing....

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  8. I am in heaven with this card. PINNING!

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