I made my card today a few weeks ago, before the announcement that Blendabilities Markers are discontinued. Still so sad about that. But my card does appear that I used Blendabilities Markers to colour in the the pretty blossom using the single Blended Bloom stamp from the Annual Stampin' Up! Catalogue. I used some fresh spring-like colours... Crisp Cantaloupe, Calypso Coral, Daffodil Delight and Crushed Curry Classic Inks.
I am a sucker for sponge daubers - I have at least one for each of my colours (including retired colours!). I used the daubers and a make-up applicator, you know the kind for eye shadow, Not sure why I had a pack in my craft room - but they have a more precise tip and gave it a go and I was so pleased to see the results.
Before I started adding colour, I first stamped multiple blooms with Versamark and heat set with White Emboss Powder. I didn't want too many layers as I think the blooms pop nicely off the card without any layers or dimensionals. I stamped the "Happy Blooming Birthday" from the Flower Patch stamp set - heat set using Gold Emboss Powder on Vellum and wrapped it around the card with Whisper White Baker's Twine and tied with a bow!
I hope you like my card, and have a wonderful Wednesday!
Stampin' Up! Supplies Used:
Stamps: Blended Bloom, Flower Patch
Papers: Vellum Cardstock, Whisper White Cardstock
Inks: Crisp Cantaloupe, Calypso Coral, Crushed Curry and Daffodil Delight Classic Inks; Versamark
Accessories: 1/8" Handheld Punch, Baker's Twine - Whisper White, Gold Stampin' Emboss Powder, White Stampin' Emboss Powder, Heat Tool, Sponge Daubers, Best Day Ever Accessory Pack (Buttons)
Thanks for stopping by, happy stamping!
Beautiful card..love the colour choicesReplyDelete
Thanks very much, I love corals!Delete