2020 Backstage

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Wednesday, November 6, 2019

ICS Blog Hop: Dashing Deer


Welcome to the Inspire, Create, & Share Blog Hop! For November, we are challenged to do a monochromatic card. We can use white or vanilla, and one other color. I cannot wait to see what everyone comes up with! 

I chose one of the deer from the Dashing Deer stamp set as my focal point.  But I also used some elements from Rooted in Nature, and Merry Moose. I used Soft Suede ink and Vanilla & Suede card stock to complete the look. Some images were full strength ink, others I stamped off first. For the deer, I used the Stamparatus, so I could go over him a couple of times to make him really stand out.
 
 
Don't forget the inside, and the envelope!



I was a little worried about how this was going to turn out. But am happy to say, that it turned out just like I imagined it, which, in my card making experience, doesn't happen often!!

Thanks for joining me! Grab a cuppa' somthin', and hop on over to Joni's blog with me to see what she has to share with us!


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Until next time...Happy Craftin'!

9 comments:

  1. That is gorgeous! How did you do the 'frame'...is it torn paper? I keep blowing up the picture.but can't figure out the magic.

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    1. Yes, just took some printer paper a little larger than my cardstock piece and tore a frame in the middle. Used a little temp adhesive to hold the "frame" in place and then sponged around the middle. Love bringing back older techniques and making them new again!! Glad you like it!

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  2. Gorgeous card...the variations of colour Ames amazing!

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  3. Wonderful card design. Love the vintage look that Soft Suede creates

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  4. Debi, I love that your technique gives the effect that you are peeking through a frosted window!

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  5. LOVE the way you made that frame!! Great card!

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  6. Gorgeous card! This color palette is so pretty on this card!

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