January 22, 2017
Lawn Fawn has just completed the sneak peeks of their new spring products. I feel in love with the new flower layering set. I know it will not be available for at least a month, but I wanted to play with stamp layering. While looking through my stash I found Penelope’s Blossoms set and decided to try to stamp layer those flowers.
Close up of single card
Both cards together
Size: Horizontal top fold A2 cards
Extra Details: I started these cards by die cutting two cross stitched rectangles from some water color paper. While my CuttleBug was out, I also die cut the Scripty Thanks die from some black card stock and yellow fun foam. The fun foam has an adhesive backing to I attached it to the black card stock before die cutting.
Then, I began stamping. I picked some Distress Inks to stamp my flowers in. I made sure to have two shades for each color family. For the lighter layer, I used the back of the stamp to get a solid image. Next, I flipped the stamp over and added the darker layer for the detailed image. Lastly, I added the green foliage to fill in the space.
I adhered the Scripty Thanks to the front of the panel with some liquid glue. While that was drying, I worked on my card bases. I decided on a light pink card base. I added some wood grain texture using a very light gray ink. After I attached the stamped panels, the cards were finished.
LOVE! – January “Anything Goes” challenge
Stamps Used: Lawn Fawn’s Penelope’s Blossoms and Woodgrain Backdrops
Dies Used: Lawn Fawn’s Scripty Thanks, Large Cross Stitched Rectangle Stackables
Ink: Simon Says Stamp Ink in Fog
Distress Inks in Abandoned Coral, Wilted Violet, Cracked Pistachio, Mermaid Lagoon, Mustard Seed, Peacock Feathers, Picked Raspberry, Shaded Lilac, Spiced Marmalade, Spun Sugar, Squeezed Lemonade
Hope you enjoyed the card