Wednesday, 23 April 2014

One Layer ........

All this week Penny Black are sharing Elegant one layer card designs, you can check out the incredible designs here.

Today I am sharing this one layer card.

Water Poppies

Penny Black Products Used: 4379K Poppy Parade, 30-226 Kind Words
Additional Products: Imagine Crafts/Tsukineko Memento dual Tip Marker Pens’ Rhubarb Stalk, Bamboo Leaves and Grape Jelly. Memento dye Based inks Teal Zeal, Cantaloupe, Bamboo Leaves, Olive Grove and Dandelion. Versafine Onyx Black, IrRESISTible Pico Tuxedo Black, Walnut Ink antiquing solution Terracotta. Watercolour cardstock and masking tape.
  1. Mask off a rectangle in the centre of the card. Add Memento Inks to an acrylic block, spritz with water and add colours randomly to paper to create background.
  2. Ink Poppy Parade with Rhubarb Stalk and Bamboo Leaves markers spritz with water stamp and colour using pens adding water to blend and spread design.
  3. When dry re-ink stamp with markers again and stamp onto project without adding water (this will give flower definition). Stamp sentiment from Kind Words set using Versafine ink, highlight the centres of the flowers with the IrRESISTible Pico embellisher, flick walnut ink over design to age and then remove masking tape to reveal finished card.
Enjoy the rest of your week and I hope that you have been inspired by some of the amazing creations on the Penny Black blog this week.
Hugs Cathy