Sunday, January 13, 2019

Stamp and Emboss

Hello friends!
I was in the mood for creating a winter-themed card.
Today's card is the result of that creative process.
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Solid images always speak to me....
 Perhaps it's that instant gratification from simple stamping. 
Ink and stamp..... and your are done!
 That's pretty much how we got into this hobby!!?

This cling set is called "Christmas Mittens", it doesn't have to be used only around Christmas time.
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I even tried to add some hearts to the design. Notice the hearts on the mitts?
I stamped the hearts and sentiment with "Key to My Heart" .

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In between each stamping, I also did clear-embossing.
Layers and layers of Distress Oxide and then more clear-embossing.
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I also added Distress Resist in the mix in the background.
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Hope you like this wintery card!
Be sure to link up your creations with my "Show & Share".
I love to see what you come up with.
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9 comments:

Denise Bryant said...

Love your winter card! The mittens and snowflakes are awesome!

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

Happy New Year to you and your family. Wishing you the best in2019. Pretty card!

Teresa Doyle said...

What a fun card Virginia, all of the layers and 'texture' gives it a frosty look, perfect for a winter card.

MadeByMeghanK said...

This is beautiful! I love how you matted the card!

Purple Princess said...

love the hearts on the mittens!!

Linda BL said...

You set out to make a wintery card and this cute mittens card fills the bill. It has such a frosty, wintery look.

Sue D said...

Cute mittens and I like your process of making this.

conil said...

I too, love solid stamps...they're so satisfying and the images almost always look terrifie. Love the color layering technique you used here. Makes me shiver just looking at it.

Shelly said...

This is so beautiful, Virginia!