Saturday, 13 September 2014

Create

Welcome to the weekend.  It is a dreary, rainy day here so it is a good time to be inspired by the challenge going on at Splitcoast and the Surya Home Decor site.  Saw this rug and started stamping:

 
I began by using my Tim Holtz round ink applicators and just twisted them onto my card front using Distress and Memento ink to create the circles.  I then stamped some textures over the circles using a few stamps from Kaiser.  To add a punch of colour, I dipped a paper tube, marker lid and the paint cap into black ink and added the circles to complete my card.  
When that was all dry, I cut and mounted my piece on an angle for interest.  Love the sentiment from Technique Tuesday.


I am adding my card to these challenges:

Simon Says- CREATE YOUR OWN BACKGROUND

Addicted to Stamps- MAKE YOUR MARK

Sister Act- ANYTHING GOES


 Thanks so much for coming by and taking a look.  Have a great weekend.

Supplies:  stamps- Technique Tuesday, Kaiser/ Tim Holtz round applicators/ Bl. paint/ Distress ink/ Memento ink

16 comments:

  1. Love it! Beautiful design from your inspiration photo.

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  2. Awesome card design! Love the different patterns/textures of the stamps you used.

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  3. This is amazing, Karen! I love the way you used so many different elements to achieve this ultra modern card. This could work for a birthday card too. Thanks for the inspiration!!

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  4. Karen, I just LOVE these cards you've been making with colorful circles and the black ink. Such a clever technique and I love how they look!!

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  5. Clean and simple, thanks for sharing!

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  6. I love the way this all came together, Karen. Using household items to stamp the circles was brilliant.

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  7. Really awesome, Karen! Love the refreshing colors and angled design! Thanks so much for playing Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Create Your Own Background Challenge!

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  8. This is awesome! Love your design and your background has so many fun elements - great work! Thanks for playing with us at Addicted to Stamps and More!

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  9. I really love how you played with your inks and stamps on this card, Karen! Such a fun design and the colors are fabulous!
    Thank you so much for playing along with us this week at ATSM!

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  10. love that card and the design of it.

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  11. Such a fun card Karen. Love the colors and how you've created the outline circles ... so clever and creative. Thanks for sharing with us at ATS&M!! Loll xx

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  12. Such a clever way to "stamp", Karen! Love what you did and the texture you created! So happy you could join us at ATS&M, gf!

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  13. Beauty!! Thank you for sharing with ATSM :)

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  14. Fabulous card! Love how you interpreted the rug. Thanks for joining us at ATSM this week. Monika

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  15. Another stunner!! Love the circles and angle of the paper

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