Monday, July 20, 2020

How to Stamp a Colorful Checkerboard

Hello friends!
I am back again to share another creation with the Altenew July release.

This Checkerboard design is full of potential. It can be used as background stamp, obviously.

Altenew-Checkerboard Stamp Set#1

However, the smaller stamps in this set can be used on its own as well.
Altenew-Checkerboard Stamp Set#2

To achieve the colors of this checkerboard background, I used Gell plate to apply colors with Pinklicious.  I then stamped the Checkerboard in Hazelnut over the pink background.

Altenew-Checkerboard Stamp Set#3
I stamped the heart separately and fussy cut it.  The heart was popped up over the background.  and The loose thread and sequins provide some interests.
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MadeByMeghanK said...

What a unique stamp set! Fun design!

Sue D said...

Cute. I like how you created the background. I just bought a gelli plate.

Karthikha said...

Lovely pattern :)

conil said...

Has a masculine vibe...looks awesome.

Linda W. (ScrappinBari) said...

Just love your checkerboard, Virginia, but the little heart really makes it sing!!

Denise Bryant said...

Sweet card! Love the checkerboard design!

Linda BL said...

I really like the colors you used--the hazelnut and pink look great together! I need to be more adventurous with mixing colors. The heart and the gold thread are the finishing touches to your great card!

Ms. Tamp said...

Great look to the combination. I was inspired by you to get a gell plate to try out some new techniques. I can't wait to get crafting.

Maura said...

I like the look of the colored stamping on color - and the thread and sequins are just the right thing for added interest!