maandag 21 november 2016

Trio of Distress card with video tutorial

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Hi everyone,

It's Monday and that means a new Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge! This week it's all about "Trio-tastic". Use 3 of something in your project.



For this card I dusted off my Gelli Plate after a very long time and it was quite dusty... This technique I've seen at a craft exhibition in the Netherlands and found it so cool that I wanted to try it for my own card. Somewhere I had heard or read that it wasn't a good idea to work with ink on your Gelli Plate because of staining, so I was very surprised when I saw this technique with Distress Ink. It takes some practice, because this take was my 6th... But I knew what I wanted, else I probably was happy with my first attempt...

  

This challenge asks for three of something, and I've used three different kind of  Distress Products. First Distress Ink with Gelli Plate. Secondly, I used Distress Stain Spray for splashes and third I used Distress Crayon for distressing the edges.

 

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Thank you for stopping by! Love to see you next time!

Hugs,
Sandra

14 opmerkingen :

  1. This is so pretty, Sandra! Your backgrounds are always perfect and this one fits the theme perfectly. Beautiful!

    Cathie ♥

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  2. Beautiful card Sandra! That background is stunning! And I love the look of the flower and how you used the tape like soil. Hugs!

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  3. This is great! I love the soft background you got by using the gelli plate. I guess the first 5 tries were great also... The contrast with black wildflowers is stunning. Hugs, Marzena

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  4. Beautiful card Sandra! I LOVE the flowers, but the soft and dreamy background is wonderful!

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  5. So lovely! Saw it on Pinterest and popped over to say hello.

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  6. Beautiful card, Sandra, and an inspiration to dust off my gelli plate too and try this! I am always intrigued by your little signature cluster of three circles - I always look for them! Happy Thanksgiving, Maura

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  7. Lovely design, Sandra! The florals are so pretty :)

    *mwah*
    Steph
    Simon Says Stamp!

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  8. love your gelli plate background Sandra...you may have persuaded me to dust mine off too and love the rusty shimmery effect on those gorgeous wildflowers...hugs kath xxx

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  9. Love the beautiful background colors and patterns! Sandra. Such a great inspiration! :)

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  10. Sandra I adore the background! Shades of colors you used in this card are FANTASTIC! Great work as always! barbara

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  11. Gorgeous design and I love the colour of the background which really showcases the die cuts beautifully...great work as always, Sandra! Hugs... :)

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  12. This is really pretty and I am drooling over that gorgeous background!! You incorporate so much detail, yet your art always looks effortless. This is lovely and was a treat to see!

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  13. Your layout is beautiful. I love the design and details.
    Thank for your always encouraging me

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