Sunday, August 14, 2011

Be The Change



In this post, I'm playing along with three challenges, although two of the three are combined.  Clean & Simple FTL 153 and CAS-ual Fridays Challenge #15 have joined hands and are combining their challenges.  How fun is this?

The other challenge I'm entering this card in is Less is More Week 28 Challenge.  This challenge requires a one layer card using ink!



For my card I actually came up with this technique - using a dryer sheet.  It actually has a texture to it - not sure if the camera picked that up.  I'm going to keep playing with this technique.  I really liked the results.

I used a stamp set from Gina K Design, "Follow Your Dreams" illustrated by Theresa Momber.  I stamped the threes using Memento Tuxedo Black Ink and stamped the sentiment using DI "Walnut Stain".

Have a great week!

Cheri





24 comments:

Susan said...

So...how exactly did you do this dryer sheet technique...it looks fabulous!!

Suze Bain said...

Wow, love the colours you've used. A beautiful card. xx

nnalorac said...

Love what you have created here, stunning effect, beautiful colours and image. Carolxx

Suzilou said...

Really lovely card, fab inking and love the stamp and sentiment :)

Diane J said...

Lovely card xx

Sasha said...

Fabulous card! I love your inking technique, stamping and such a lovely sentiment!

Sue said...

Hello Cheri
Susan from NZ here, saw your card on LIM
What a gorgeous card, you may have to explain the dryer sheet technique as the effect is wonderful.
Smiles:)

Chrissie said...

I must admit that you have me agog to know how the dryer sheet was employed!
Your card is just beautiful... and we would like to welcome you to "Less is More".
Thanks so much for joining us and we hope tot see you again next time.
Chrissie
Lady LIM
"Less is More"

Beryl K said...

Beautiful card, beautiful sentiment
Beryl x

Olga said...

I love it, I gotta try that, makes a gorgeous card!

Kathyk said...

Oh yes, do tell exactly how you deployed the dryer sheet!!!

Fab card and super colours

Kathyk

Karen (TLgirl353) said...

Love this, Cheri! Did you color the dryer sheet and then apply it?

GinaA said...

Looks stunning.

Jenni's Jems said...

Looks great and love the texture in your background x

Linby said...

This is an amazing card-love the effect you achieved.
Linbyx

Mandi said...

Welcome Cheri!
i too would love to know how you achieved this fabulous effect
Stunning card!
Look forward to seeing you again

Thanks so much
Mandi
Diva LIM
"Less is More"

Sherry Kushibab said...

A dryer sheet wow - love it. Great looking card and one of my favorite sayings.

Anne said...

Ooh I'd love to know how you used the dryer sheet, fab card!
Anne
x

Viv said...

Such a great card, love the fab colours & little scene you created, welcome from a fellow LIMette...you will soon be hooked now :O) Viv xx

Diane said...

Very pretty.....love the effect you achived!!

Patti P. said...

This is just pure perfection!!! tfs

Aileen said...

Super background, lovely texture. x

Theresa Momber said...

Love this technique. Your card is gorgeous!

Anne said...

Fabulous card!

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