April 05, 2016

STAMPlorations Inspiration #69

Well, it's a sunny day here but cold.  We've dropped below freezing again for a few days but we'll be warming up again soon.  It's nice to see the sun out even if it's chilly.  :-)

So, it's Tuesday and that means it's time for another Inspiration post over at STAMPlorations!  Lately, I've been trying to use coloured card stock as my card base instead of white.  I still use white A LOT but its been fun to try different colours.  For today's card I used a light teal colour.  Take a look...




I stamped my butterflies (Winged Things set) with Versamark ink and embossed them in white.  I did the same for the sentiment (Big Greetings set).  I coloured in a couple of the butterflies and the "note" part of the sentiment using my Spectrum Noir markers.  I filled in a couple of the other butterflies with Wink of Stella.  I used WoS on the sentiment as well.  You can see the sparkle better in the detail photo.  It was a simple card to make but it turned out quite pretty, I think.

Well, I hope you'll all pop on over to the main blog and check out all the fabulous projects the DT has made.  Thanks for visiting and have a lovely day!

I'd like to link up to the following challenges:

Less is More - white space that's not white
One-Layer Simplicity Challenge - "as you wish" (anything goes)
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge. - anything goes

15 comments:

  1. Love those butterflies and the sparkly HELLO!

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  2. love the teal color - my favorite - hugs, Tanja

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  3. The glittery hello is the perfect special touch of flair! Gorgeousness!

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  4. Such a pretty card, love the colour, love the sparkle. Karen x

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  5. I love these butterflies Kim... why didn't I buy this set with my last order I wonder... it will certainly be on the next one. Your shading is wonderful, the use of colour on the wings is terrific!
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
    "Less is More"

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  6. Such a pretty card - I love the teal background and the butterflies are gorgeous. Great job!

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  7. Beautiful such a pretty card and love the colours.

    Marie

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  8. Kim, I am loving your background card colour, it makes the design elements pop !

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  9. I love butterfly cards. I like this one as simple.

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  10. Elegant, beautiful and perfect. The choice of colors are fabulous.

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  11. Very pretty! Love the colors! Thanks so much for playing along with us over on the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge blog!

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  12. Such a pretty card Kim ;) Viv xx

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  13. Loving those sketchy butterflies, and teal is my favourite colour so I can't not like this! Gorgeous :)
    Thanks for sharing with us.
    Anita x
    Less is More

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  14. Oh, Kim, this is FABULOUS!!! I love the monochromatic coloring with the pops of white. The whole effect is so spring-like, feminine, and clean! Thanks so much for sharing with the OLS Challenge!

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