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For the Inspiration Challenge (IC742), we are headed to a fun Tee Shirt site. There are a lot of these shirts I wouldn’t mind having, but for my inspiration, I chose THIS fun shirt. I changed the colorful pineapples to skeleton leaves (since I didn’t have a pineapple image). This was so CAS & quick, I almost felt guilty that nothing went wrong & I finished it so fast. I don’t know about you, but I’m so used to the struggle of getting it done that when it’s quick, I have a “waiting for the other shoe to drop” moment. Then I’m like “get out of here quick before something bad happens.” 

I stamped the leaf 4 times using different colors of the Distress Oxide ink then I added just a touch of splatter w/ the corner of a splatter stamp, then die cut it. The hot pink layer was added behind it along w/  the greeting on top. The little clear dew drops were colored on the backside w/ Copics to match the leaf below. 

Thanks so much for stopping by!

Supplies:

Stamps: Rubbernecker Stamps: Leaf Texture, Thank You, Splatter Bg
Paper:  Staples 110# white, Hammermill Digital, hot pink
Ink: Memento tuxedo black, Distress oxide inks mustard seed, salty ocean, cracked pistachio, picked raspberry
Accessories:  Rubbernecker Stamps:  Rectangle Stitch, Inside Scallop Rectangle dies, sm. dew drops

A big Congrats to Monique, the newest Featured Stamper (FS680) on Splitcoast! She has a fabulous gallery & it was hard to pick, but I finally decided on THIS card to case. I kept the blue flowers theme & intricate bg cut out, but I used different images & dies & left off a few layers.

After coloring the blue daisies, I die cut them w/ a rounded stitched rectangle die. I used my out of the box die cutting technique to keep from cutting off the petals on the left side.  On the white bg, I die cut the left side w/ a circle lattice die & added just a few of the centers back in then backed it w/ navy blue. The butterfly was colored w/ the same colors & die cut w/ its matching die & I split the greeting..white embossing half on navy & stamping the rest on the white bg. I used a word window punch on the “Happy” part.

Here are the Copics I used. (I also used a few Prismacolor Pencils in similar colors on top.)

Thanks so much for stopping by! 

Supplies:

Stamps: Rubbernecker Stamps: Daisy Bouquet #4, Brush Butterflies, Happy Birthday
Paper:  Staples 110# white, Hammermill Digital card, navy
Ink: Memento tuxedo black, Colorbox frost white pigment
Accessories:  Rubbernecker Stamps:  Rectangle Stitch, Fluttering Butterflies, Circle Lattice, Rounded Corner Rectangle Stitch dies, Copic Sketch Markers, Prismacolor Pencils, white embossing powder, McGill multi word window punch

 

For the Splitcoast Inspiration Challenge (IC741) we’re going to Shop The Manor. After window shopping for quite a while, I came across THIS lovely pillow.  I remembered I had an alcohol ink bg in my stash w/ similar colors so I went w/ the pillow for my inspiration. The bg was done w/ alcohol inks on Yupo paper. After dropping the colors, I spritzed it & also dropped some rubbing alcohol onto it to move the color around a little.

After coloring the daisies, I stamped the greeting then cut it w/ a lg tag die (using my out of the box technique on the left side). The tag die has a separate circle or square hole so you’re able to put it anywhere. I used it to not only cut the hole for the tag, but also cut all the little circles down the side. To make them stand out more, I die cut a bunch of these holes in white then used a 3/8″ circle punch to cut out the stitched hole left behind. These rings were attached on top of the circle cut outs in the colorful bg. A few of the punched out circles were added to the tag. Since the bg wasn’t a full card front size, I attached some stitched strips of white to frame it in & give it a more finished look.

Here are the Copics I used on the daisies.

Thanks so much for stopping by! 

Supplies:

Stamps: Rubbernecker Stamps: Daisy Bouquet #1, Blooms Your Way
Paper:  Staples 110# white, Hammermill Digital card, Yupo
Ink: Memento tuxedo black
Accessories:  Rubbernecker Stamps:  Rectangle Stitch, Tag Stitch dies, Copic Sketch Markers, Ranger Alcohol Inks, Isopropyl Alcohol 91%, Inkessentials Mini Mister, 3/8″ circle punch