Thursday, June 7, 2012

Back to Kraft Basics

Supplies:  Stamps - Follow your heart by My Mind's Eye, 
sentiment - SRM sticker in brown,Brown ink - Memento, 
white colouring pencil, Martha Stewart Butterfly 
punch, Chipboard frame - Papermania, A6 kraft card 
blank - Papermania, pearls - Iconcraft (coloured with copics), 
adhesive tape - Hampstead by Papermania, tea dye distress ink,
blending tool and brown copic.

This week's challenge on Paperplay is - "Back to Kraft Basics" and we are very kindly sponsored by Simon Says Stamp.

I decided to keep this very simple and let the "kraft base" be my focal point with pops of white!  I used the stamps that came in the March Card Kit from Simon Says Stamp.

I coloured the stamped image with white colouring pencil and love how it pops against the white.  I then punched a butterfly which I inked with distress ink and a blending tool and did the same with the chipboard frame.

Thanks for peeking.  Hope you get a chance to play along with us this week.  Be sure to check out the other gals creations right here.

7 comments:

Dawn said...

what a great combination of the kraft with the white Deirdre. Love the look.

Lin said...

LOVE that you colored here and there in white - such a classy card, Deirdre!!

Barb said...

Sp many pretty details, Dee! Love this!

Julie M said...

Wow, this is beautiful, Dee - love the white on the image, you're right - it really pops!

Julie x

Kara Lynne said...

Such beautiful stamps! I love your pearl design and the pops of white. Very elegant!

Simone said...

Love this Dee! The stamping and colouring on kraft is stunning. And the pearls are so beautiful :)

Elizabeth Allan said...

I agree with you Deirdre, the kraft and white accents make for a stunning design!

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