Tuesday, 12 August 2014

Great Friend

 
Hello.  Give me some stamps, paper and Distress inks and I am having fun.  This card started with this fun sentiment from Technique Tuesday.  I wanted a way to highlight it over a background. 
This is the process I used. 
I stamped the sentiment in black Memento ink and embossed it with clear powder.  Next, I inked up the background stamp with Versamark ink then rubbed off some of the ink in the center area where the sentiment was placed.  I stamped and embossed with white embossing powder.  I painted over that with watered down Distress inks and splattered with white paint.   When that was all dry, I coloured the camera with Copic markers and added it with pop dots.
 
Also adding my card to these challenges:
 
Little Red Wagon- EMBOSSING
 
Addicted to Stamps- MAKE YOUR MARK
 
 
Crafting At the Weekend- ANYTHING GOES
 
 Moxie Fab- CLICKING CAMERAS
 
 
Thanks so much for coming by and taking a look.  I appreciate it so much!
 
Supplies:  stamps- Technique Tuesday, Michaels, Hero Arts/ Distress ink/ Memento ink/ embossing powder/ pop dots/ Copic markers

15 comments:

  1. Fabulous technique, Karen! It makes for a wonderful card. Thanks for joining us at Little Red Wagon.

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  2. LOVE how you did the background Karen. And perfect sentiment to pair with a camera! :) Thanks for joining us at ATS&M and Mixed Media Card Challenge. Loll xx

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  3. Your card looks great! Fab background! Ingrid x

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  4. Awesome card, Karen! LOVE the background and the sentiment and camera are perfect! Thanks so much for playing along at ATSM xx

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  5. Good - a blue card! I was beginning to worry yesterday when I didn't find any blue on your card! ;););) Just kidding! I love blue and I swear you make the coolest backgrounds! Also love the sentiment!
    (I also posted a blue card today, in case you feel like checking it out...)

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  6. Very cool with your stamped bg, waterdrops and sentiment.

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  7. Beautiful and fun! Glad to see you again at the Mixed Media Card Challenge!

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  8. Good-looking card, Karen! Love that bkgrd. :)

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  9. Love the mix of different shades of blue! Thanks for joining us at ATSM!

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  10. FAB card Karen, this would be perfect for Moxie Fab World Camera Icon Challenge too!

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  11. FAB technique & awesome card. Love the sentiment too :) Hugs Bev x

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  12. This? I love it a whole lot!
    Bravo, Karen!

    Teri

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  13. What a fab BG and modern, funky looking card :) you are such an amazing artist. I always leave inspired at ur blog, Thank you for sharing with MMCC !

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  14. ah, I love chevron :) this is again so pretty!! thanks for playing along with us at MMCC again!!!! <3

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  15. Love your card! The background looks amazing, and the camera image is really cute :)
    Thanks for playing with us at MMCC. Hope to see you with us again in September!

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