Monday, 29 September 2014

Inspired by Stamping - Aster

Hi everyone and thanks so much for popping by. 

Today I would like to share with you a card I have made using the New Release stamp sets Aster and Teeny Tiny Greetings from Inspired by Stamping.


Here is my card -




I started by embossing the flowers with white powder. Using Distress Inks and a cotton bud, I applied the colour. Then I fussy cut it out.

By adding the ink with the cotton buds, I was able to have good control over where I wanted my colour. I could even get a bit more definition by adding more colour in spots where I wanted shading.




The bottom panel looks very dark (nearly black) in my photos but it is a deep shade of purple. 

Isn't the Aster just beautiful!




The sentiment is from the Teeny Tiny Greetings set and was embossed with white powder.

Well, I bet you have been amazed by all the New Release sets you have seen over the last few days. I have been very excited to use them and hope to provide a little inspiration.


I would like to enter my card into the following challenges -

Allsorts - Stitching Real or Faux
A Creative Romance - In the Garden
Cute Card Thursday - Dies or Punches


Thanks so much for looking xx



9 comments:

  1. Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous, Kylie. I love this stamp and the colours you have used. :)

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  2. You are on a roll with these cards Kylie. Another stunner. Beautifully designed and made as always. Love the colors.
    Take care,
    Hugs, Flo xx

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  3. Wow Kylie, this is stunning and wonderful colouring. That is amazing fussy cutting...patience you have !!!

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  4. So lovely, Kylie ... fabulous attention to each little detail, gorgeous colouring, and so beautifully fussy cut! Anita :)

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  5. Absolutely stuuning Kylie, love the design and those fussy cut asters are gorgeous! Love those colours too:)
    Val x

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  6. So pretty Kylie and what neat stitching, perfect for our theme at Allsorts, thanks so much for joining in.

    B x

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  7. Gorgeous card, Kylie! I love how you water colored the Aster's and your design is so pretty! I also love that you used stitching on all of your panels...it really adds to the charm of this card!

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  8. Wow ... amazing layout and design. And those asters are GORGEOUS! Great tip about colouring with a cotton bud ... will have to give that a try. Loll xx

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  9. Great card for our allsorts challenge Tracy x

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