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MINI BLOG HOP TOUR DAY 2






It's day 2 of our mini blog hop tour. I

hope everyone had fun hopping around yesterday and are ready for some more hopping. I know I'm ready!! Here is the sketch for todays card.


THE LINK TO THE NEXT STOP ON THIS BLOG HOP WILL BE AT THE END OF THIS POST.

Here is my take on this sketch



On this card I stamped my image with black stazon ink and colored it with a blender pen and my stampin pastels. (I am so loving my pastels). I then rubbed some Not Quite Navy chalk around the edge of the paper to give it kindof a sky feel to it. The flowers are from the pretties kit and I dyed the big one in Bermuda bay reinker and the little on was dyed in the same re-inker and water mixture ( this gave it just a touch a light blue coloring). When they were dry I used my 2 way glue pen and cover the entire flower with glue and sprinkled dazzling diamonds glitter over them. Love the sparkle.



card recipe:

SS-Abundant Hope, Thoughts & Prayers
CS-whisper white, Night of Navy, So Saffron
Ink- black stazon, Night of Navy, Stampin' pastels
Ribbon-Apricot appeal 1/4" grosgrain ribbon
Punches- scallop oval, Large oval
Big Shot- perfect polka dots embossing folder
Misc.- pretties kit flowers, so saffron brads, two-way glue pen, dazzling diamonds glitter, dauber

Here is the link to the next stop on your blog hop. Thanks for stoppin by.
inking with frenchie

Comments

Julie said…
Very pretty Steph. Nice work
Holly said…
Once again, Steph, you have out done yourself. Very pretty card.
Glenda Calkins said…
I'm so glad you used this stamp set, now I have another idea for it. I love how you highlighted the flowers with the blue.
Perry like always with your cards!
lynne said…
I like this card. Great job Steph!

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