Sunday, 29 May 2016

Birthday Wishes

Morning Friends.
Happy Memorial Weekend to all my American friends.

I am so happy to have some time to stamp today.  My time has been so limited lately.
This is a simple, one-layer card with a stenciled background.


 I began by placing the stencil from The Crafter's Workshop and laid it onto my cardstock.  Using an applicator tool, I rubbed Salty Ocean and Faded Jeans Distress ink over my stencil being sure 
to vary the colour on each of the circles.
Next, I placed my card inside my MISTI and stamped the flowers from Unity with black Memento ink.  
Next using more Memento ink, I stamped the sentiment from a new set by Penny Black called  


Adding my card to these challenges:


Little Red Wagon- ROUND and ROUND

Seize the Birthday- ANYTHING GOES

Simon Says- ANYTHING GOES

Use Your Stuff- GET INKY


Thanks so very much for coming by and taking a look.
Enjoy the rest of your weekend.

Supplies:  stamps- Unity, Penny Black/ ink- Distress, Memento/ applicator tool/ stencil/ MISTI

12 comments:

  1. Love the simplicity of your card! Lots of dimension without the bulk! :)Thanks for playing along with us at Little Red Wagon this week! :)

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  2. Amazing card, Karren! This is so innovative to combine stencilled rhythmic background and black silhouettes of flowers - Sweet Kobylkin

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  3. Awesome design Karen. LOVE! xx

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  4. Beautiful Card! Thanks for playing at Use Your Stuff!

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  5. A lovely card Karen. It looks really dramatic. Barbxx

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  6. Be still my polka-dot-loving heart! Great design.

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  7. YOU KNOW I LOVE the dots :) - Thanks for joining in at STB~

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  8. A gorgeous silhouette choice karen and so effective against the bold stencilling.
    Fantastic make and Thanks for playing along in our petals challenge at ATCAS this week. Sarah

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  9. Fantastic one-layer card! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Seize the Birthday!

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  10. Beautiful card, Karen. love the blue and the background. thanks for playing along at ATCAS!

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  11. Love the black, blue and white color scheme and those dots are fabulous. So glad you joined us at ATCAS this week
    Jaydee

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