Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Congrats

Happy Wednesday! I have a friend who just found out she was pregnant with her first child so I wanted to make a card to congratulate her. :)

I started by cutting different size circle masks out of sticky notes. Then I used the negative (positive?) portion to stick to the card and layered a stencil on top. After the first one, I put the circle part of the mask back in, removed the negative part and put a different size circle mask overlapping the first one and repeated with a different stencil. I did that for three circles in all. Then I used small sunburst stamps in the same colors to extend the design to the top and bottom. I die cut the sentiment several times and then glued them together. I used the same gray ink to color the sentiment and then used sparkle embossing powder to give it a shiny look. I added a few sequins and trimmed the sides of the front panel so I could adhere it to some colored cardstock to finish off the card.

Supplies:
Inks: Distress Oxide (pistachio & iced spruce); ME (blush)
Stencils: HA (stars, cubic backgrounds); N&T (hexastar)
Stamps: CB (sunburst)
Die: Tim Holtz (celebration script)
Sequins: Doodlebug

I am sharing this in a couple of challenges:

Thanks for stopping by!


7 comments:

  1. Great stencilling and masking technique and I love your pretty pastel colours. Thanks for playing at AAA Cards.

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  2. Fabulous card, love the soft colors. Thanks for joining us at AAA Cards!

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  3. Love the simplicity and design of this card and the beautiful pastel colors!!

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  4. Beautiful card! Thank you for joining our challenge at Cas on Sunday!
    Mariken xx

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  5. Love the soft pastel colours and you've used the stencil and masking perfectly. Thanks for playing along with us at AAA Cards!

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  6. What a beautiful pastel card! Thanks for sharing it with us at Cards In Envy!

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