Sunday, August 13, 2017

Stencil Sunday @Virginia's #8 (LAST)

Hello friends!
It is time for Stencil Sunday @Virginia's! 

This is the 8th and also the last (boohoo!).
It has been really fun to create and share my stenciled cards with you.
  
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I will be sharing stenciled cards with stamps and inks every Sunday during this summer.
I hope with quality posts, you will still get a dose of stamping fun during the summer.
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Let's get right to STENCILS!


Grid Stencil (Altenew, Simon Says Stamp)

Cube Builder Stencil (Altenew, Simon Says Stamp)

Since this is the LAST of this series, I thought it would be most appropriate to share a card that I created with stenciled scraps.
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Yes, I used a watercolor piece with Cube Builder and a spray-stenciled piece with Grid Stencil.
When I got these scraps, I didn't know what to do with them. So, I challenge myself and this is what I came up with.

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In order to make the design look SEAMLESS, I thought it is a good idea to stitch the two pieces up.
And that is exactly what I did.

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To make the card more interesting, I stamped the floral image with Best Bud. 

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Best Bud (Altenew, Simon Says Stamp)

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I also added a piece of gold glitter Washi Tape from Altenew New Day Card Kit (shop Altenew, Simon Says Stamp, a piece of pattern card stock and sequins.

just for you (3)

The take-away lesson from this post?
Challenge yourself to create something out of the norm and get creative with your scraps.
You will be amazed with what you can come up with.

Thank you so much for being supportive of Stencil Sunday @ Virginia's.
Your feedback and comments mean a lot to me!
The series may be over now, but I am sure there will be more stenciled creations in the horizon.


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12 comments:

Nora N. said...

What a stunning card!! I adore that you used SCRAPS on this. Totally cool!!! Thank you for all your inspiration!!

Linda W. (ScrappinBari) said...

I wouldn't have thought to combine those stencils - you made them shine together, Virginia! Great colors and I love the outline flower stamped over top. The stitching adds the perfect finishing touch!!

Maureen Morton said...

You know what? This is my most favorite of all the series! I've always loved leftovers (ha!) and this card is so great with them. Love the contrast in style, colors, textures. I'll take scrap art anytime! Sweet!

Harriet said...

Such a unique card and a lesson in using it all. Thanks.

Lisa Elton said...

A beautiful way to use your scraps Virginia!!

Dawn Turley said...

thanks Virginia for such a fun series. Stencils are great fun for adding the look of texture without bulk.

Purple Princess said...

Great combo of stencils!!

Melissa Friedrich said...

Beautiful card, thanks for inspiration and challenge to use up scraps!

conil said...

Only you could put together a stunner like this from previously made goodies. Love how you've stitched and embellished this beauty.

Sue LD said...

Very creative. I like the touch of gold with the stitching and glitter tape.

Cindy C. said...

I must say you got beautiful scraps!! And a very lovely card you created using them, thanks for sharing Virginia!

Sheila H said...

Wow - I love these!