Wednesday, July 15, 2020

WWC280 - Kath's Challenge: Anything Goes with a Masculine Twist



Hello and welcome.   We are making "masculine" cards this week at The Watercooler Wednesday and this is my design team card.  I was in need of some masculine get well cards and came up with this idea.  
I started by stamp block inking, but I used a minimal amount of water to get this speckled look.  I made a similar background (same ink color but more water here).  I trimmed the panel down and then inked the edges with the same ink as the background to give the panel a bit more definition.  I added a sentiment and then stamped, Copic colored and die cut the plant and snail and attached with foam tape.  I like how the card turned out.
Supplies Used:
Altenew Garden Grow
Papertrey Get Well Soon Sentiemnt
acrylic block to stamp the background
Altenew Sand Dunes Crisp Die Ink for background and edges
Copic Markers
Neenah cardstock
Foam tape

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Thanks for stopping by!
Karen

8 comments:

  1. Love your card and the background that you created; great inspiration!

    Thank you for joining us at Cut it Up for our Create Your Background Paper challenge.

    Treva
    www.scrappint.blogspot.com

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  2. Lovely card, the little snail is so cute! Thanks for joining in at Cardz 4 Guys.
    Melanie

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  3. Great card Karen, love that background - I always use too much water.

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  4. That's an interesting way to create a background. I've never tried that before. (I followed your link to the other card - also stunning!)

    I like the ink color you chose. It looks like dirt that spilled when the plant was re-potted. The snail is an adorable touch!

    Thanks for joining us at Cut it Up for our Create Your Own Background Paper challenge!

    Evelyn
    http://mylittlecraftblog.wordpress.com

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  5. I love your splattered background. It goes perfect with this stamp!!

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  6. Your stamp block inked background is very effective, Karen! I love the way this technique looks! A great card! Take care! :)

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  7. A great card - love the background you created.

    Thanks for sharing it with us at Cardz 4 Guyz.

    Helen x

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  8. A super crisp card, loving the image. Thanks for joining us at Alphabet Challenges. Caz. DT.

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