September 7, 2011

Make It Monday # 31 - Make a Background

Hello,

Today i have a card i made for PTI's Make It Monday. This is a birthday card for a coworker who's birthday is this week. The MIM challenge is to use a regular stamp as a background. I used 2 stamp's from the same set.



I started with a purple pattern paper and stamped the background with purple ink. Then i punched a border along the bottom edge. Next i punched some holes at the top left corner and along the right side. I also distressed the edges with ink.


Next i cut a die shape from card stock and stamped a border in the shape. In a very light purple i stamped Happy Birthday. Next i used PTI's new Bloom Builders #3. I added a white button to the middle and adhered it to the top corner of the die cut. Then i added a few rhinestone and last adhered this to the card with pop up dots.


Thanks for stopping by!!

Dana

Supplies:
Stamps: Papertrey Ink: Garden Variety, Fillable Frames #4
Dies: Papertrey Ink: Fillable Frames #4, Bloom Builders #3
Ink: Studio G
Cardstock: PTI's Rustic White, Coredinations
Twine: http://www.etsy.com/shop/swanandshears
Button: Unknown
Rhinestones: Recolections

4 comments:

  1. Such a pretty card, your flower came out nicely. I like your background and the tone on tone purple .

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  3. Pretty purple, this monochromatic scheme works great! And I love the flower, now I need to get it, aahhhh!

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  4. Dana, this card has great textures and colours! That flower is amazing. Thanks so much for stopping by during the Lil' Inker Designs Fall Release Blog Hop!

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