I finally got Verve's balloon set I've been eyeing....
I have no desire whatsoever to ride one...but I love the design of them.
The green shadow was inked on the backside of the stamp.
This technique works well with almost any symmetrical design, because it doesn't matter if you flip it.
I was totally inspired by
I tried using teal zeal for the shadows, but it was too dark.
I love the pops of color on a neutral, busy background.
I also went with the cue card at
I'm glad I could squeeze some craft/posting time in between spring cleanings.
Speaking of...I think I know why we want to spring clean.
The sun shines in and you see all the dust in the nook and crannies!
stamps: Verve Up Up and Away
paper: Studio Calico Abroad,Recollections kraft
ink: Papertrey Ink New Leaf,Memento Ink Morocco and Rich Cocoa,Versamark
other:Fiskars fringe scissors,Recollections Carnelian embossing powder