Wednesday, January 14, 2015

One Layer

Another new to me challenge is the One Layer Christmas Card Challenge. It runs bi-weekly and this is the first one of the new year. The theme is anything goes, with an optional twist of using red; the challenge runs to the 19th of January.



One layers cards are tough for me, but I thought I would give it a go.  I so loved this Lawn Fawn stamp set that I picked up during my fall trip to visit my Dad. I didn't play with it nearly enough during my Christmas Card making frenzy in November.

My images were colored with pencils and blended with gamsol. I added a bit of red WOS to my cardinal- my very favorite bird. The background was sponged and I did some masking as well. I just love that font!

Thanks for stopping by!

Supplies:
Stamps - Lawn Fawn - Joy to the woods
Inks- Memento Tuxedo Black, Simon Says Stamp - Lipstick Red,  Distress Ink - Stormy Sky
Aritist's Loft Pencils & Inky Antic's Gamsol
Red Wink of Stella


6 comments:

  1. This is an adorable card! That is a great stamp set. Love your colouring and sponging. So great to see you over at OLCCC! :-)

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  2. Adorable images and card. Love the cardinal! Thank you for sharing with us at OLCCC.

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  3. Oh how I love this card, Cat! You could also enter at Merry Monday since you have a critter on your card. The 1 layer challenge is on my list for this year so I better get with it & make a card--you've inspired me!

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  4. Wow, love it! This stamp set and challenge on both on my list.

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  5. Love how you've given this card an almost 3D effect. Thanks for playing in OLCC challenge

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  6. Love your OLCC scene! Thanks for joining in at OLCC!

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