Monday, 12 May 2014

Simple Stamping


Simple stamping is so satisfying, quick and easy.  This card is that kind of card.
I wanted to play along with the One-Layer Simplicity Challenge this month; the theme is Fabulous Flowers.  


I am addicted to the Embossing Folder inking and this was a second time pressing onto the embossing folder.  Why waste good ink if it is there?  It made for the perfect, subtle background for my flowers.  I stamped the Unity flowers then added the sentiment from Mama Elephant.  
Lastly, added the pearls and the twine.

I am adding my card to these challenges:

Seize the Birthday- ANYTHING GOES, FLOWERS


Simon Says- SPRING FLOWERS


Keep It Simple- WATERCOLOUR



Have a good week.  Looks like we are in for a lot of rain.

Supplies:  stamps- Mama Elephant, Unity/ Memento bl/ eb folder/ Distress ink/ pearls/ twine

13 comments:

  1. Ur embossing feet inking gives amazing results, beautiful card :) thank you for sharing with ATSM !

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  2. Hi Karen
    Another Stunning card... You are the Queen of this Technique....
    Hugs Sylvie
    Xx
    What colours have you used.... ?

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  3. So very lovely! I am a simple stamper myself, so this is just the kind of stamping that I do and love! After seeing your many gorgeous embossing folder inking, I must give it a try!

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  4. Your embossed background looks amazing, Karen! Makes a beautiful background for the lovely flowers. Thank you for joining us at ATSM.

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  5. Hi Karen, I had to stop in and tell you again that I love your work and this card is no exception. Love the background you made and the colors! I feel a CAS coming on! Thanks for playing along with us at Seize the Birthday! Take care!

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  6. Wow such a wonderful card (again) love it! I hope to find some extra time to play with the backgrounds i've made last week with this technique.

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  7. Another stunning card with this technique, Karen!

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  8. This is really amazing, Karen! I really need to try some of these techniques you've been showcasing. Thanks so much for playing along with the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge: Spring Flowers!

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  9. Absolutely stunning Karen, I love your card.

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  10. Beautiful. Love the way you stamped the flowers and background. Thanks for joining us at Seize the Birthday.

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  11. Gorgeous watercolour background Karen! So glad you played along with Keep It Simple!

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  12. Einfach WOWWWW. Bin begeistert , auch von den anderen Karten in dieser Technik.

    LG Carola

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