Monday, 9 November 2015

Jolly Snowfakes

Morning.
Here is card #2 using the same stencil that I used yesterday but in a different way.
Over the next week or so, I will be posting cards using this stencil in different ways.

I began using the Snowflakes stencil from Simon Says Stamp and laid it onto my white cardstock that I had masked with an oval piece of paper.  I then rubbed Salty Ocean and Peacock Feathers Distress inks over the stencil, blending the colours with my blending tool.  
Leaving the mask in place, I splattered white acrylic paint over the inked area for a snowy feel.  
I then removed the oval mask and stamped the sentiment from Rubbernecker and pierced a border around the outside edge of the oval.
Very simple design and you could use any stencil, colour or sentiment to change the look.

Adding my card to these challenges:

Suzy Bee's Bloomin Challenge- BLUE and WHITE 

Addicted to Stamps- CLEAN and SIMPLE

Inspiration Destination- ANYTHING GOES

City Crafters- GETTING READY FOR CHRISTMAS 

Craft Your Passion- ANYTHING GOES


Thanks so very much for taking the time to come and visit.  I appreciate it so much!

Supplies:  stamps- Rubbernecker/ stencil- SSS/ Distress inks/ Memento bl ink/ white acrylic paint/ paint brush/ ink applicator/ piercing tool

9 comments:

  1. Your "playing" produces the most beautiful effects, love it.

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  2. Gorgeous background of beautiful snowflakes! Love it!

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  3. So pretty, love the snowflake background....

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  4. So beautiful, love the background especially!

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  5. Hi Karen ~ I really love your stenciled background and your sentiment is so pretty! Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at ATSM!

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  6. Such a lovely card!! Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB!!

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  7. Beautiful Karen, the blue is so perfect for a snowflake card! hugs :)

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  8. Oh, this snowflake stencil is fabulous and really makes a fabulous background with your sponging! And I love the sentiment in the middle...you are so ahead of me on your Christmas cards! Hugs!

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  9. Awesome card. Thank you for joining CYP Anything Goes challenge.

    Tammi, Craft Your Passion DT
    makememories4life@blogspot.com

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