Friday, June 27, 2014

Hello! A bit of stenciling...and stuff.

Oh my.  This summer is chock full of busy!  I haven't had much time to create lately, but I made sure to carve out a bit of crafty time this afternoon.  Fun stuff!  A little stenciling, die cutting, heat embossing and a few enamel dots.  Yup...I needed that. :)

I'm playing along with 2 fun challenges.

CASE Study #197

CAS(E) this sketch!

And, here's my take on the 2 challenges.

These colors are actually much, much softer in real life.  I don't know if the problem is my camera, my editing software...or me.  Hmmmm.

Anyway, I used a new Simon Says Stamp stencil with a mini ink blending tool to create my background.  Love, love, love blending some inks. :)
I added 2 heat embossed, die cut feathers, a die cut hello and 3 enamel dots to finish my card.

Ahhh.  I thoroughly enjoyed some crafty time today.  Now it's time to get busy again.

Later,







Supply list ~
Card stock: white (PTI), strawberry slush (SU)
Ink: calypso coral, strawberry slush, crisp cantaloupe (SU)
Stamps: feather finery (PTI)

Dies: small hello (SSS), feather finery (PTI)
Other: large morracan stencil (SSS), mini ink blending tool and pads (Ranger), enamel dots (MME)

11 comments:

  1. Oh my word Susie this is so cute Iove it! Thanks so much for playing along with us at CAS(E) this Sketch!

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  2. Hello Susie, your stenciling looks amazing. I love the soft colors with the feathers. It tickles me. Great job.

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  3. This is so lovely, Susie ... such gorgeous colours, so perfect with those gentle feathers! Anita :)

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  4. Such a pretty take on the sketch! Love the embossed feathers!
    Thanks so much for joining CASE this Sketch!

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  5. So gorgeous! Love your stunning card design! Thanks so much for playing along with this week's CASE Study Challenge!

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  6. Very sweet love your card. Thanks for joining us over at case study.

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  7. Gorgeous card! The soft background and embossed feathers are perfect together!

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  8. Such a wonderful stencilled background & the feathers add the softest finishing touch - beautiful. Hugs Bev x

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  9. Oh, this is gorgeous! Fabulous take on the sketch!

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