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Thursday, 1 March 2012

Up, Up, and Away (posted by Judith)

Hi folks, well this is the last of my samples for this batch of cards. I have had so much fun creating my projects with these great stamps, and still have so many ideas that I want to make. I have combined Crafty Individuals stamps and the new Artistic Expressions stamps in this project.

I started by creating a background with Distress inkpads, and using a Crafter's Workshop template, sponging some colour through, and then stamping the large swirl over the top. I stamped the large 'inspire' in the bottom right hand corner. I stamped the ballon stamp onto another piece of card, and coloured that with Distress inkpads too. I stamped several Crafty Individuals clocks, and cut them out, arranging them around the balloon image, as if it were travelling through time. I added some Glossy Accents to the clocks. I decoupaged the balloon image, curving the balloon before I attached it to the card. Finally, I added some texture paste through the Mini Punchinella template from Crafter's Workshop, which I coloured with gold paint when the stars were dry.





Thanks for stopping by, Judith xx

7 comments:

  1. That's it - I really do NEED those word stamps now!! This card is brilliant and I might just need to add a couple of CI stamps to the order too. Great background technique and love the colour combination.

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  2. The colours are just wonderful especially with that honeycomb effect combined with the swirl: I'd not thought of doing that at all.
    Paula (PEP)
    I NEED some of those templates by the look of things..........

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  3. Fabulous card Judith- more inspiration for the stamps.

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  4. A gorgeous card Judith, I really like the honeycomb background.The new stamps are on the top on my wish list.

    Sue x

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  5. This is a lovely card Judith The background is fab and all the layers too look brilliant

    Jackie x

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  6. This is so beautiful and inspirational Judith love it. Suexxx

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