Technique Junkies – Contemporary Flowers

Hello Junkie Friends.  Today I’m bringing you a couple of clean and simple cards using another August Release stamp called “Contemporary Flowers S#638.”  I absolutely love this stamp and have been using it like crazy!

My first card is simply heat embossed with clear powder over Versafine Black Onyx ink.  The sentiment is another August Release called, “Always Hope SD#651.”

August BW-wm

My second card features the Spritzed Stone Tutorial from Technique Junkies Newsletter Dec 09/Jan 10′, which uses Copics and 91% alcohol.  I love the way this background came out.  For the sequins, I added stickles in the center to give both shine and cover that little hole.

August Sentiment-wm

I hope you’ll join us over at the Technique Junkies Design Team Blog for more inky goodness.

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About urrn4u

Hi! I'm Kathy, a Southern Californian native who has lived in the west coast, midwest, northeast and now the southeast. I'm a Registered Nurse who lives for the creation of Art. I am currently on the Design Teams of Cards in Envy, From The Heart Stamps, and Technique Junkies with previous design credits for A Blog Named Hero, A Day For Daisies, Creative Vision, From the Heart Stamps, Open-Minded Crafting, Repeat Impressions Stamps, Sketch Saturday, Send a Smile 4 Kids and Try Stampin' On Tuesday. I've also guest designed for Crafting By Design, Kenny K, The Alley Way, and Simon Says Stamp. I am married 25+ years to a wonderful man and have two very special grown sons, Dan and Matt.

Posted on August 25, 2015, in Technique Junkies and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 6 Comments.

  1. Both cards are really pretty, Kath! Especially the black & white one…just stunning.


  2. Oh WOW Kathy that stamp is awesome. Such cas cards but packs a punch big time. Love the stitched dies and the coloured background looks amazing. Just brings out the beauty of that stamp.


  3. Kathy, both cards are very pretty but my favorite is the first one. It looks so elegant in black/White and you are right, this stamp is fabulous !!


  4. wonderful cards! love the colors and the sentiment. 🙂
    Thanks for playing along in the Design Team Showcase.


  5. Stunning cards Kathy! I especially love the die cut piercing around the main image & sentiment of the black & white card. It adds the perfect finishing touch. Thank you for joining us at Design Team Showcase for challenge #18. AELx


  6. Love cards, striking and modern. Thank you for entering Design Team Showcase.

    {Craftisan Studios}
    Design Team Showcase


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