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Mojo Monday 133

Well, I finally found some time to stamp. I had to go back to work to find the time to get some stamping done. lol. I made this card using the mojo monday sketch. I used the Abundant Hope SS for my image and I also used a stamp from the Vintage Vogue for the background on my little rectangles. Now, I have to tell you how I did the background on those. I started with 2 rectangles in black CS. I then covered them with Taken with Teal Stampin pastels. Then I inked up my stamp with versa mark and stamped on top of the chalked paper, which revealed the black CS. I guess you could call this reverse chalkboard technique.

Here is a close up picture of the flower image. I added some clear micro beads to the center of the flowers. And a close up of the reverse chalkboard. What do you think? Thanks for stopping by.


Shy said…
Beautiful card! The reverse chalkboard looks awesome and those micro beads must have taken awhile! Beautiful!
Such a lovely card. Beautiful accents on the flower. Thanks for playing Mojo Monday! :)
WOw this is so prety I'm glade that you are back!
Debra said…
Gorgeous card. I love the image and the way you used the micro beads.

Debra (Texas)

My Blog: Creative Heart Designs
lynne said…
I like the reverse chalkboard look, this card is beautiful,,
Holly said…
I love that stamp set but haven't used mine yet. You always make beautiful cards and give me inspiration!

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