Rosebud

Happy Friyay!

I created today’s card using an older stamp from Hero Arts plus a couple of stamps from different Altenew sets. As I wanted the leaf to bend outwards at either side of the rosebud image, I had to bend the leaf a little on my acrylic block. Sometimes stamps spring back quickly when I try to do this, but it worked out fine with this!

I coloured the images using some distress ink and also my Twinkling H2Os – which I also used for the smooshed background. It shimmered so much, it was quite a shame to cover it up! I used an older Avery Elle die to cut out the images.

I’m entering this card into a number of challenges:

Seven Hills Crafts Monthly challenge (I chose the middle colour scheme), Casology (cue word = bud) and CAS Colours and Sketches.

Thanks for stopping by!

LucieG.

6 comments

  1. Love that you bent your stamp to give some extra interest to the leaves. Hope that they straightened out afterwards. Thanks for joining us on this week’s CC&S challenge.

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  2. Ink smooshing is one of my favorite techniques and anything shimmery makes me happy 🙂 Just like your card. Thanks for sharing at CASology this week!

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