Monday, July 10, 2017

Atlantic Hearts 220 - Tagged Birthday Wishes

The sketch at Atlantic Hearts this week has so many possibilities but I chose to stick pretty close to the original sketch. It fit what I had in mind. 

A recent purchase of an Altenew stamp set called Bamboo Roses was perfect for this card - there are several floral clusters and I used a lot of them to create the background behind the tag - stamping with Sea Glass ink on Sea Glass cardstock. I chose two of them for the oval in the centre and had to mask one of the leaves from one stamp to get both stamps to fit. A second Altenew stamp called Tulip was used for the sentiment. 
I have held onto buttons for many years - and the one used here is from CTMH from WAY BACK - and it actually matched the Sea Glass paper perfectly! What is old is new again... 
The twine used to secure the button to the ribbon is our white twine - I just coloured it using a ShinHan marker. 



Come and join us at Atlantic Hearts and show us how you interpret the sketch shown above. You have until Sunday evening to link up your project. 

Products used are Close To My Heart unless otherwise indicated:

Paper: White Daisy Cardstock, Sea Glass Cardstock, Pansy Cardstock, Sea Glass Glitter Paper, Adventure Fundamentals
Stamps: Bamboo Roses, Tulip (both Altenew)
Inks: Pansy, Sea Glass, Tuxedo Black Memento Ink
Accessories: Art Philosophy Cartridge (ret.), Adventure Ribbon Collection, Button (ret.), ShinHan Markers, Little Dreamer Glitter Gems, Foam Tape, Thin Foam Tape, White Twine

Enjoy, 
Alyson


1 comment:

  1. Great stamp set...love the personalized background stamping and great combination of colors. Beautiful.

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