Wednesday, February 11, 2015

You & Me

Hey friends!!  Rosemary here with a my first project as a permanent AJVD design team member!   I can't tell you how excited I am to be a part of the AJVD team.  Today I'm sharing a Valentine's Day card that I made using Simply Said:  You & Me.  
I recently learned a simple and fun masking technique that you can use to create backgrounds on your cards.   I modified it a bit and used it to create partial backgrounds.  I cut a large and medium heart using masking tape (I used a product call Eclipse Tape from Judikins).  I placed my masks on my cardstock where I wanted it and then used some wide washi tape (you can also use Post It Note tape) and Worn Lipstick distress ink to create the stripes.  When I was done I stamped the sentiment on the larger heart using black ink.  A few black enamel dots were added, as well.  

I finished the inside by using the same technique to create the heart in the corner and then added the companion sentiment.   Everything was then adhered to a grey cardstock base.

Simply Said:  You & Me
Other Supplies:
White and Grey Cardstock
Worn Lipstick Distress Ink
My Mind's Eye Enamel Dots
Heart shaped stencil

Thanks for stopping by...

Rosemary


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6 comments:

Celeste Goff said...

Your cards are beautiful Rosemary! I love those hearts!

Lisa said...

Huge congratulations on this pretty debut card Rosemary, so happy for you!! I love this technique!

Sue said...

Just gorgeous Rosie.
Smiles:)
Sue

Lisa Lara said...

I love this technique Rosi.

Barb Ghig said...

Congrats on your new DT spot!!! I love how you used this technique with your hearts, and the sentiments are so lovely! I love how you finished the inside of the card, too! Gorgeous card, Rosemary!

Greta said...

Modern, trendy, beautiful & perfectly designed, Rosemary!