Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Through change we find our Direction

Here is another card where I made the background my blending Distress Oxide inks together on a piece of Watercolor paper.  I then heat embossed the stamped image and sentiment in black.  I added some twine and pre-made flowers.




Cardstock:  Bazzil; Recollection
Watercolor Paper:  Strathmore
Stamp:  Unity - Forward and Through
Ink:  Distress Oxide:  Fossilized Amber, Peeled Pain, Cracked Pistachio, Vintage Photo, Broken China, Faded Jeans
Versa Mark
Embossing Powder:  Ranger
Hemptique
Flowers:  Recollection

Challenges
Sweet Stampin' - Heat Embossing
Crafting from the Heart - Ch. 173 Anything Goes
Crafty Sentiments - Anything Goes
Scrapping 4 Fun - Ch. 98 Techniques (Blending Distress Oxide Inks)
Word Art Wednesday - Ch. 298 - 299 Anything Goes
Little Red Wagon - Ch. 410 Give Us Your Background

19 comments:

crafty-stamper said...

Fabulous background and love the feathers and sentiment
Carol x

Shelly Schmidt said...

I just love this card- knew it was Unity as soon as I looked at it. I love your background too : )

Lisa said...

This is so beautiful!! The background looks amazing!! I love the sentiment!! Have a great evening!! Big hugs :)

Lisa
A Mermaid's Crafts

Fiki said...

Very nice!

aussie aNNie said...

Super nice love the background.x

Miroslava Velinova said...

Beatiful background. Thanks for joining us at The Scrapping4fun challenge.
Miroslava DT

Brenda's Card Corner said...

WOW, another stunning card! The background colors are perfect for the feather stamp and the flowers are the fabulous pop of color to set everything off!

Brenda

marialachica said...

What a lovely card! I love how you can see the texture of the cardstock through the stamping. Thanks for joining us on Scrapping4fun challenges :)

Majda said...

Fabulous background, I love the feathers and sentiment - actually I love all the pretty elements.
Thank you for playing with Scrapping4fun. Majda, DT

Loose Stitches said...

Such a beautiful card, love your beautiful background, stamp and flowers, love how you added the twine as well!
Hugs, Sherry x
Loose Stitches and Unraveled Threads

Edwina said...

Wow! This is fabulous! Love your background. The stamped image is terrific. I think you found your calling making cards like this. Edwina Brown

The Crafty Bat said...

Beautiful background, stamping and flowers. Thank you for joining us over at Scrapping4FunChallenges
Kelly (DT)

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Lucille K said...

Oh, this card is wonderful in every way. Love the sentiment and the way you embossed the images & sentiment on the card :)

laurigami monchat-byscrap said...

Beautiful card. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Sentiments Designs. hugs
Laurigami

Brenda said...

I love your background. The neutral brown with the pop of blue is so appealing and the DO gives it such a wonderful, organic feel. Thanks so much for playing along with us at Little Red Wagon Challenge this week!

Daffodil Cards said...

A Beautiful quote and card, pretty colours too.
Faith
x

Priya said...

Lovely background. Beautiful card. Thank you for joining us at Scrappin4fun Challenges. Priya-DT Member

Scrapping4funChallenges said...

Such a beautiful card, love the sentiment and colours
Thank you for your entry at Scrapping4funChallenges
Rachelle DT
http://scrapping4funchallenges.blogspot.com