Friday, August 12, 2016

wild

Wild is the theme at Simon Says Wednesday challenge this week.  I went with Wild colors.  I took my old Stampin Up inkpads and wend direct to paper with them.  OK, that is INTENSE.  How do you lighten that up?  Surprised smile LOL.  I took another online card class for background and this technique was shown.  I laid a stencil over the darkness and lightened it with a baby wipe by pressing into the open areas of the stencil.  I had taped the stencil down and then ran it through my big shot.  I LOVE the look.  I needed a 50th anniversary card for Sunday and i cut the Tim Holtz words out of white to help brighten this up a bit.  It was the perfect solution.  A few sequins with My Favorite Things stencil die and i think I’ll call this a wrap.

My Favorite Things Summer Camp Awesome Ombre

Word Art Wednesday #242-243

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3 comments:

  1. What a gorgeous and creative background, Janeen. You are SO talented. Thanks so much for stopping by to share your talents with us. I hope you enjoy playing along, and that you will join us again real soon.
    God bless your week!
    Karen
    Word Art Wednesday

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  2. Wow! This came out very cool. I like how you are always experimenting with this and that.

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  3. Fabulous card, great colours, must try that technique so clever.
    Thank you for joining us at Simon says Stamp Wednesday Challenge.
    Luv
    Debby

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