Saturday, November 16, 2019

Stamping with Cabbage (or anything)

Hello friends!

A little while ago, I share my stamping with cabbage with you.
If you miss the post, you can take a look here.

For today's card, I used the same cabbage in different inks! 
cabbage stamping

I took a bright, bold and colorful approach this time. After stamping the cabbage with the last two cards, I trimmed off some more of the stalk and stamped in various inks. 

I made this for you

I stamped around the background with the 3rd darkest shades in pink and ornage
 (ink colors are linked at the end of this post).

I made this for you

I ink-blended the label die and stamped the sentiment in Antique Gold Pigment Ink.

I made this for you -001

 Hopefully this post inspires you to look at your everyday objects with fresh eyes. Perhaps you will give this a try?  If you do, please link up to "Show and Share" (located at the top right side bar).
  It will be so awesome to see you take on this.

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Denise Bryant said...

Nice colors and patterns! I've used celery to stamp with before but not cabbage! said...

This is gorgeous! Completely different from the first, and I love the colours!
The cabbage makes a pretty good flower


MadeByMeghanK said...

This is soooo creative! You might put Altenew out of business with you handmade background stamps :)

I Card Everyone said...

You continue to amaze me, and leave me wondering how your brain works, Virginia! PERFECTLY, that's how - and with such an artistic eye, too! I'm seeing Bok Choy? and LOVE the pink and orange! Heading to the produce section of my refrigerator!

Linda BL said...

Your cabbage ' stamp'' makes a perfect background! Love the bright colors you used for today's card. Sure shows that if one is creative that you can craft on a shoestring!

Sue D said...

Love the colors with your cabbage stamping.

conil said...

You may start a trend with "cabbage art" makes a very interesting impression. The colors on the newer card are so vivid and happy. Love your sentiment treatment, too.

Linda W. (ScrappinBari) said...

So unique, Virginia, and I love the colors - looks like a bunch of artsy flowers!!

Dawn T said...

Fabulous Virginia. I've used a the end of a bunch of celery in the past to make a background.

Karthikha said...

Creative and superb!! :)

MelissaF said...

These are the most beautiful cabbages ever, brilliant idea for these pretty cards!

Purple Princess said...

so very pretty