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Thursday, March 23, 2017

{Spotlight Project} More Background with Deepti!



Hello, friends! Deepti here and welcome to another spotlight feature. Today I am back with a card where I have used one stamp to create yet another background, sort of faux weaved background. Let me show you the card first :)




STEP 1
I stamped the brushstroke stamp in different colors to create a weaved look with four going vertical and four lines going horizontal.



STEP 2
I then did some die cutting using the edge dies and also cut out a window from the panel to match the outer edge.





STEP 3
In this step I marked the edges of the window against my card base, masked around it and inked it.





STEP 4
Next I stamped, pencil colored and fussy cut the focal image. I die cut the word smile and assembled all the pieces together to finish my card.





To finish, I added some Wink of Stella to make it all shimmer :) Here is a closeup...


I have used Scribbly Splattery Grunge (December 2016 stamp club set), Smile stamp setSmile word die, Bloom Happy coordinating dies and Art Edges dies

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That finishes my spotlight feature :) I hope you enjoyed it and will give this a try.

Happy paper crafting! 

10 comments:

  1. Such a fun background. Love the stamping and the peek-a-boo blending.

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  2. Brilliant! I love the background ... great idea and I love your colour choices
    Elaine

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  3. What a clever idea. Love the colors, especially as they look in the sponged rectangle.

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  4. Great colour combination. Love the blending and how you stamped the stamp from the mixed media set. Gorgeous layout and fabulous card x

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  5. Oh what a stunning card - love the idea of the 'window' in the middle of the background and offset beside the image.
    Blessings
    Maxine

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  6. Pretty background and color combo! Love those gorgeous calla lilies!

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