Friday, 9 January 2015

Craft Stamper January 2015 blog challenge - DT card

The January blog challenge starts today on the Craft Stamper blog. The theme of the challenge is 'Take a Stamp'. This is my DT card for the challenge...

Following on from my project in the current February 2015 edition of Craft Stamper, I have used my own Designs by Georgina stamp set for the card. The stamp set I used is called  Peony Elements.

To make this card I started by creating the background. To do this I randomly stamped sections from the border and large flower stamps from the Peony Elements set onto white card with a VersaMark ink pad. I then heat embossed it with WOW Bright Opaque White embossing powder. I then added colour using a blending tool and Tumbled Glass, Faded Jeans and Salty Ocean Distress ink pads. I then lightly spritzed with water to bleach-out some of the colour. Once dry I again randomly stamped sections from the border and large flower again using the Faded Jeans ink pad. I then attached this to  148x148mm white card blank.

I then stamped the large and small flowers, that are included on the tag, onto white card with the VersaMark ink pad. I again heat embossed them with the WOW white embossing powder. I coloured the flowers with Picked Raspberry and the leaves with Mowed Lawn Distress ink pad before cutting then out. I used petals from the green coloured flower for leaves.

For the centre panel I cut a square of white card. I cut another smaller square from a Post-It note and placed on the card square in the centre. I then stamped the border stamp onto the square with Faded Jeans ink pad. I removed the Post-It note and stamped the sentiment. I then attached the flowers and centre square to the card blank with foam pads.

For more details about the challenge, DT cards or to enter please visit the Craft Stamper blog


Tracy said...

Coming by to swoon over your card Georgina. .. great background and the flowers are stunners! Xxx

My Card Attic: Hazel said...
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My Card Attic: Hazel said...

So pretty georgina! I love the way you coloured those flowers! Craft Stamper! Hazel x

Veerle said...

This is very beautiful. I was happy to join in the Craft Stamper challenge. Greetings, veerle