Wednesday 17 January 2018

Spotlight Stamping

I had some time the other day to have a little play in the craft room.
Looking around for a little inspiration I saw the sketch at CAS(E) this Sketch, colours at Altenew and spotlight stamping technique at the  Flower challenge and combined them in this card.

I used a selection of flowers from Altenew's Beautiful Day and Remember This to stamp a spray in Espresso Truffle then embossed with a WOW semi dull EP, as I was going to use my Zig pens to colour.
After stamping on my panel of linen effect card I used a Spellbinders Fleur de Lis square die to cut out the panel. To keep the tiny bits in place, I added some double sided tape to the back of the die cut before removing the card from the die. Using the colours from this months challenge at Altenew, I watercoloured the blooms on the die cut with my Zigs, then glued it to another black fun foam die cut. The uncoloured layer was glued flat onto a white base card before adding back the raised up panel.

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  1. Very cool and beautiful take on the sketch!

  2. Oh, this is so cool and beautiful! Great take on the sketch!

  3. What a fab design Julie, I love the colours. Thank you for the double sided tape tip...I was wondering!! xx

  4. Stunning creation, love the colours and as always the flowers. Love love Altenew stamps, your design is perfection. Thank you so much for joing us at The Flower Challenge Aileen DT

  5. This is gorgeous, Julie! This technique brings out the beauty of these Altenew flowers!

  6. Oh WOW!! this is an amazing card, that die enhances your gorgeous flowers beautifully.
    Thank you for sharing with us at THE FLOWER CHALLENGE, hope you play again soon.
    Maria Rodriguez.DT


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