Friday, March 13, 2015

Velveteen Stamping

I'm slowly making my way through Online Card Classes' Clean & Simple 4 class.  This birthday card I made for my mom is inspired by one made by Karolyn Loncon in the class.  It was a fun technique, called velveteen stamping. I stamped My Creative Time's Grainy Wood Background on white cardstock with Hero Art's White Unicorn Pigment Ink.  Once it dried, I stamped the butterflies from Papertrey Ink's With Sympathy stamp set using some PTI ink.  Because PTI is a hybrid ink, the woodgrain pattern shows through.  I love that effect!

Then I masked off the butterflies with masks I made with some Inkadinkado masking paper and stamped stamps from PTI's Lovely Leaves.  The sentiment is from MCT's Celebrate Good Times.  Some machine stitching and Glam Rocks (haven't used those for a LONG time) finished it off!

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  1. This is gorgeous!!!! I do have to try this technique too!
    Awesome card Katie!

  2. What a pretty card! I love the wood grain pattern peeking through the colored inks.

  3. Beautiful card! I love the machine stitching too. Great technique!
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  4. How pretty! ANother class I need to take! I am making my Mother's Day list now! : )

  5. Katie ~ Well this card turned out simply GORGEOUS! LOVE all the details and techniques!!! The woody grain is the perfect stamp for this too! I knew I should have taken that class!!! SERIOUSLY BEAUTIFULLY done!


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