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Sunday, 15 May 2016

Trying Something New!

Over at The Mod Squad
I found this amazingly different technique
that I just had to try.
It is called Retiform Technique and was so much fun.
My friend Donna is hosting and after seeing her cards
I decided since I had never done this before
I would attempt to case her card.
Details Here
  
Here is how and the products I used -
Coloured card stock as my base and backing.
I then got out my sticky notes and started inking
using Memento Peanut Brittle/Sweet Plum &
Tim Holtz Milled Lavender/Cracked Pistachio
I did miss a few bits with the masking and thought of
adding a pen mark to cover but was worried
I would mess it up.
I got out my stamps
Shenanigans/Wonderful Words from
CAS-UAL FRIDAYS STAMPS
http://cas-ualfridaysstamps.com/
and Inspired by Stamping Hello/Trendy Circle Sentiments
and embossed them in colours to match.
I decided to go with just sentiments as they say it all.
Added a bit of spritzing to finish.
I can now say I have tried a new technique.
 
Thanks for popping in
 
 
 
 


5 comments:

Cheryl Wright said...

Oooooh, I love this, Ina!!!! I adore the way you've moved from the convention of this technique and made it your own.

Judy Woodland said...

oh how FUN!!! You have totally rocked this technique, LOVE the purple of course, and those bold greetings!!! Perfect......this is just AWESOME!!!!

Verna Angerhofer said...

I love this. Great idea to emboss the sentiments to match the colors.

Donna Phelan said...

This came out beautifully! I LOVE the colors you used and the wordy stamps too. What a pretty birthday card this is! I like the little bit of white around some of the edges, it hi-lights them and makes them POP all the more! WOW!!! Thanks so much for playing along with us at The Mod Squad Challenge Donna, Challenge Host.

julie_woolston said...

Fabulous Ina ans so different, love the design.
Hugs Julie xxx