Thanks for hopping with the Stamping with Friends Blog Hop. We are card makers and paper crafters from around the world and hope to inspire you to create more cards! Today we are focused on Masking Techniques.
This card features a vertical strip of ink- Orchid Oasis and Tahitian Tide blended in an irregular column with stamping right over it. I love this look and find it easy to create with the new masking paper. I ripped a thin piece of the masking paper and applied it to the left side of my card front. NOTE: I do adhere the masking paper to my clothing before putting it on the card stock as I find it so sticky it can rip the paper. Then I tore another piece of masking paper to place about an inch or so to the right.
Using blending brushes I layered each color of ink on the Basic White card stock in between the masked areas, making sure to overlap the colors a bit in the middle. (I started with 5 1/4″ x 4″ but cut it down to 5″ x 3 3/4″ after I finished blending.)
I stamped the large stem and flower from the Sending Smiles stamp set with Memento Black ink. The card front was then matted on a piece of Basic Black cut 5 1/8″ x 3 7/8″.
The shadow layer of “Sending” was die cut from Orchid Oasis and layered with the narrow Sending die cut from Basic Black. “Comfort and Strength” were stamped in Orchid Oasis and die cut with one of the label dies from the bundle.
The card front was then adhered to an Orchid Oasis card base cut 8 1/2″ x 5 1/2″. The card was finished with several 2022-2024 In Color Matte Dots.
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It’s time for another amazing Stamp Camp from the Creativity Abounds Design Team. We are a group of 13 demonstrators from around the world who love to create, inspire and demonstrate card making for you! We do a blog hop and tutorial bundle each month and hold a stamp camp each quarter.
The Boughs of Holly Stamp Camp will be our next event on October 28-29, 2022. All you need to do to join our Boughs of Holly Stamp Camp is purchase your Boughs of Holly Suite from a member of our design team. (IF you already own the suite, substitute $79.50 of products from the online store and email me to let me know you’d like to participate. ) THE STAMP CAMP IS FREE!
You will want to be part of this amazing Stamp Camp so you can receive a Card Kit to make 13 beautiful cards or 3D items. These kits will have everything that is not included in the Suite cut and prepped for you. You will use your DSP, ribbon, embellishments and dies. We will provide the card stock needed. Written and video instructions will be provided for each of the 13 projects.
In addition to the card kit, each member of the design team will present a different project LIVE in an exclusive FaceBook group. These lives will be throughout the day and night because of the different time zones, but all will be recorded and available to watch on replay for eternity! We will also host challenges and Crafternoon Tea as part of our weekend as well.
The Boughs of Holly Suite includes a package of designer series paper, a stamp set and coordinating dies, ribbon and textured elements. You can see them all below.
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