maandag 2 januari 2017

A Fresh Start card with video tutorial

http://www.simonsaysstampblog.com/mondaychallenge/
Hi everyone,

It's Monday and that means a new ! This week it's all about "Start afresh". It is 2017! Best wishes for this new year, may it be a year full of creativity! This year we also start with a fresh start at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. Use something just out of the package, like a product that you've never used. We showcasing great products Cara Belle this week.



I started with Infusions of PaperArtsyIt's fresh out of the package and a new product for me and so I started experimenting with it. First, I applied a layer of Mod Podge that I'd diluted with water. I used three different colors of Infusions: A Bit Jaded, Golden Sands and Black Knight. When the Mod Podge has dried Infusions are permanent and don't react with water anymore. Without ruining my background I could apply a layer of Black Knight with water.

  

With the Mixed Media Strips stamp from Cara Belle and Simon Says Stamp Intense Black Ink (all new out of the packaging), I created more depth. The edges I distressed with Black Soot Distress Crayon. During this step something went wrong with my camera and the last part wasn't recorded. But fortunately I was almost done. I just added the Birthday die cut from Celebration Words (thanks Cathie) Label Letter stickers and the droplets. As for my video it's not a good start for this new year ...

 

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

Hugs,
Sandra

14 opmerkingen :

  1. Gorgeous card Sandra, the colors and whole design of this is beautiful ๐Ÿ˜❤
    Happy New Year!! ๐ŸŽ†
    Luv
    Lols x x x

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  2. I love your backgrounds, there are always so many layers to them making perfection. Amazing colors too, just beautiful!

    Cathie ♥

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  3. Oh, I knew you'd have so much fun playing with Infuions. Great background! Sorry for the camera I hope it's fixed now cause i LOVE your videos!!! Wishing you a Happy Year!

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  4. Beautiful. I love your style. I think I need to try those powder inks.. Happy New Year

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  5. Love the stains you used to make this fun card! Such a pretty outcome! :)

    *mwah*
    Steph
    Simon Says Stamp!

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  6. What a fabulous card Sandra x love the background colours anddetails......stunning x
    Wishing you a Happy New Year and Best Wishes in 2017
    Annie x

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  7. Beautiful birthday card, Sandra! Love the blues, and the stamps are great, aren't they? Happy New Year! Maura

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  8. Beautiful! I love the feeling of depth that you achieved in this card's background. Blessings!

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  9. Beautiful card in one of my favourite colour palettes, this is just stunning Sandra! Hugs :)

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  10. beautiful card Sandra...love the colour and it looks like you had great fun with the Infusions...hugs kath xxx

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  11. This is such a beautiful card, Sandra. I always love the fabulous color scheme and the texture you created. Happy new year! :)

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  12. What an absolute treat to see your skills with the Infusions on this! I was curious about how the Black Knight would turn out and you've used all of the colors so skillfully!

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  13. Wow ... Infusions!I have Brusho colors among my supplies, but I have not yet used them! I think they're similar! Looking at your video and see how you have used them makes me want to try my colors ! Amazing card! Barbara

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