Thursday, August 23, 2012
I didn't have any of the new DSP yet, so I made my own by stamping and using My Digital Studio (MDS). I'm not really a digital crafter, but the MDS program has come in handy several times to fill a gap in my traditional crafting.
For the patterned paper that I ran through the Big Shot with the edgelit. I stamped Pretty in Pink cardstock with Primrose Petals ink. The stamp used is the medallion from Artistic Etchings.
This is what the paper looked like before die cutting.
I printed the Textile pattern in So Saffron on Very Vanilla cardstock, then simply cut it to the size I needed.
To give the card a little more depth and interest, I ran a piece (4" x 5.25") of Soft Suede through the Big Shot with the Vintage Wallpaper embossing folder and then sponged it in Soft Suede.
The final Big Shot piece is the sentiment which I stamped in Soft Suede and then used one of the Apothecary Accents Framelits to cut out. I popped it up on some dimensionals. I love framelits. It's so easy to create a cute accent or focal point with them. And, I use up more of my scraps since I can easily align them over a stamped image before cutting. Saves so much paper!!
Stamps: Field Flowers, Artistic Etchings,
Paper: Primrose Petals, Pretty in Pink, Soft Suede, Very Vanilla, So Saffron Textile DSP-MDS
Ink: Gumball Green, Primrose Petals, Soft Suede, So Saffron
Misc.: Adorning Accents Edgelits, Apothecary Accents Framelits, Vintage Wallpaper Embossing Folder, Big Shot, Victoria Crochet Trim, Dimensionals, Sponge