Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Black Magic Awash with Flowers

The Technique Lover's Challenge on Splitcoast this week was to try Black magic- using white craft ink onto black or some other dark cardstock you stamp some solid image, heat set it then color it in- I used watercolor pencils here but you could use pure color pencils as well. After I colored it in with variety of colors, I used the signo gel pen to highlight the area. to make it pop some. The sentiment was from watercolor trio set. I punched out an oval and used the negative as an outline to go around the sentiment. I cut a slit on the sides of the sentiment to slide in a 1/4 inch grosgrain ribbon and a real easy card- seriously, it took less than 10 minutes to make this card, if you can believe it- no layering, nothing. Have a try at it!


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stampset: Awash with Flowers 117062 $39.95 woodmounted / 120549 $27.95 clearmounted (available in new catalogue in July)
Watercolor trio 117050 $22.95 woodmounted / 120084 $16.95 clearmounted
paper: real red 102482 $5.50
Basic blac 102851 $7.50
ink: White craft ink pad 101731 $7.50
Watercolor pencils 101879 $19.95
accessories: Uni-ballSigno Gel Pen 105021 $3.95
large oval punch 107305 $15.95
Real red 1/4 Inch grosgrain 109034 $4.95 for 15 yards
Hobby Blade and refill 102449 $4.50.




2 comments:

Dorothy said...

Hi Lynda! I love this card! I am going to case it =)

Marisa said...

This is stunning Lynda!