Tuesday, 15 March 2016

Tuesday Talk

Today I've indulged myself by using some gorgeous purples and pinks for a card made for the STAMPlorations Theme & Sketch challenge and Sir Stampalot's March challenge theme Flower Power.

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Here's my purple passion:


I put some card through a Cuttlebug embossing folder and then stamped the flower over the top in all three colours, rotating the stamp a little between layers. This gave me the texture and splodgy look I wanted for the background layer of my card.


I stamped the flower in purple then rotated it slightly and just inked up the edges in the lilac before stamping it again.  Then I rotated it a bit more and inked the edges in pink before stamping for a third time. A narrow matted purple border on both the background and flower layers and my card was done.

Supplies:
Stamps: Visible Image, Flower Inkognito; Uniko, Simply Said
Inks: Memento, grape jelly, lilac posies, rose bud, tuxedo black
Embossing: Cuttlebug, branches

Thanks for visiting my blog today, I really appreciate the time you spent with me here.

And keep crafting!

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7 comments:

  1. Oh Jane! Your card is delightful! I love the pretty purple and the textured background adds to the beauty! Thank you so much for playing along with us at STAMPlorations Sketch and theme challenge! :)
    Suchi- DT xx

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  2. A totally delightful floral creation Jane and super inking and stamping, it's perfect for our theme, many thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations challenge.

    B x

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  3. I love everything about this card!! It's so splattery and elegant and super super cool! The texture of that embossing folder is AMAZING! Thanks for playing along at STAMPlorations!

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  4. Stunning card Jane, love the effect with the inks. Thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations.
    Pinky

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  5. A very beautiful floral creation, Jane! Love Visible image stamps! Thanks for joining us at stamping Sensations this month and good luck!

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  6. Beautiful, love the texture on your background and the flower looks so pefect, great stamping technique. Thank you for joining STAMPlorations March challenge, hope to see you back this month.

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  7. So so FUN!! Thanks for playing along in the STAMPlorations Theme and Sketch challenge!

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