Sunday, December 4, 2011

~LIM Green~

GREEN



Chrissie and Mandi are so kind to give us a color to work with for Christmas.


Even though I have quite a few cards made...I didn't think about the "mailable" aspect and thought a few simple cards would be easier to send out.



My image is a second-hand PSX evergreen which I stamped in Versamark and embossed in white. 

I got around the masking technique, by inking in black and stamping off once before stamping over the white trees.

I took a baby wipe and wiped off ink that got on the white embossed areas. 


I kind of like the smeary look.




See my homemade Washi tape?





I know a pattern would be more "washi"ish...but I wanted the sentiment to almost float without disrupting the design.


I love the sheerness of the sentiment.


Have a wonderful week and thanks for stopping by. ;)


Supplies:

PSX evergreen stamp,JustRite Simple Blessings sentiment,Basic Grey Lauderdale DP,Georgia Pacific white cardstock,Versmark ink,Papertrey Ink Premium Dye true black ink,American Crafts AC cardstock,white embossing powder,Staz On green ink

7 comments:

  1. It's a great idea to have chopped up the image Marlena... it adds another dimension!
    Super stuff.
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
    "Less is More"

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  2. Love it!
    super design Marlena

    Thanks so much
    mandi LIM

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  3. I love your chopped scene. What a super effect you've created. x

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  4. Love the shade of green you used Marlena and how you sliced the picture up, gives it quite a modern feel :)
    Jenny x

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  5. And I thought that I would be using the original curves of the lines in his piece, and you ubiegłaś me. Beautifully done this card. Congratulations.

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  6. Smashing take on this weeks theme - love the "bits"

    Kathyk

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Thank you for your kind words and taking the time to stop in! ;)