Saturday, September 30, 2017

Hello...




I was playing with my distress oxide inks the other day and having a blast.
I love how you can continually build up color without it all turning to mud.
This was my favorite of the bunch but I didn't want to cover it up with anything so it sat there for a few days.
When I saw the challenge at Inkspirational was to use the word hello on your project I thought of this background piece.
I used a die from Mama Elephant and cut the word hello 4 times - 3 from white that I stacked on top of each other and then offset them from 1 black one for shadow. The stamped sentiment is a simple one from MFT. I had to go over the sentiment with a black marker because when I stamped the black ink it looked more gray on the distress oxide ink.

A simple card but such a fun one to make.



Happy Stampin'
and thanks so much for visiting!

supplies:
stamps: Essential Sentiments (MFT)
ink: Distress Oxide inks - broken china, picked raspberry, twisted citron, spiced marmalade, iced spruce, peeled paint, walnut stain, fossilized amber and candied apple (Tim Holtz), Midnight (CP Designs)
paper: whisper white thick (SU), 140lb cold press watercolor paper (Canson), basic black (SU)
accessories: stitched stackable rectangles (lawn fawn), craft foam (Michaels)

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4 comments:

  1. I wouldn't have wanted to cover up this background either! You did an amazing job building up the colours.I really like how the pinks and blue blend. Thanks for joining Ink x

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  2. What a gorgeous background with the distress oxides! So many colours, it looks amazing.

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