Friday, December 12, 2014

Mojo Monday 375

I haven't played at Mojo Monday for a while, I always save the challenge, but then the week is gone before I get to making a card.  This week I made a point of playing.  I really liked the sketch provided.

 I got out a new stencil that I have had for a bit, but haven't dirtied up at all.  I started with Hero Arts silver ink. After it dried I adjusted the Zig Zag Dot Stencil from SSS to the uninked spaces and filled them with embossing paste and Distress Glitter in rock candy.  I then set the panel aside to dry.

I grabbed a piece of patterned paper that I have been hoarding for at least 4 years and I CUT it!  (I DO by American Crafts)  

Next I pulled out several dies, the heart from Lawn Fawn's Stitched Party Banners, the small Love from SSS, and pierced rectangles from MFT.  I cut a matching heart out of the left over of the strip I cut for the side using the same patterned side.  I cut the love 3 times from the back side of the patterned paper, and then I cut my center panel from the embossed and inked piece.  Everything was glued in place with the sketch layout in mind.  

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4 comments:

  1. So pretty, Cat--love your use of the sketch! I just got that stencil & now I really want to use it!

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  2. Love your take on that sketch! Love all the blues too! Very pretty card!!

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  3. I'm so happy to see someone else intends to do the challenges, but falls short. *glares at stack of undone challenges*

    Also, I LOVE that you've used two techniques with the same stencil on the same piece of paper! I'm going to have to CASE this idea.

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  4. Very sweet! I'm ready for some adorable Valentine's to happen!

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