Wednesday, June 11, 2014

You Are Here

Hi everyone! I hope you're having a great week!

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I'm back with another Guest Designer card for the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge. :)


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This week's challenge is Stencil-It. The DT and I are using stencils from The Crafter's Workshop, but you can use whatever stencils you have for the challenge.

Here's my card:

You Are Here


I mixed three reinkers into my white Wendy Vecchi Embossing Paste. Then, I simply spread the three colors (light to dark seemed to work the best) over the You Are Here stencil. I layered the panel over some papers from the Plus One (still a fave!) and Highline collections.

I almost stamped a sentiment underneath, but decided I could stamp the inside. I was thinking maybe "thank you." Hmmm...what sentiment would you use with the front?

Here's a close-up:


You Are Here


Want to play along? One random participant will win a $50 gift certificate to Simon Says Stamp! Sweet!

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You can link up your projects on the SSS Wednesday Challenge blog.

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Thanks for stopping by! Have a great day!


Supplies
Cardstock: (white) PTI
Patterned paper: (stripe, yellow from Plus One) American Crafts; (pink gradient from Highline) BasicGrey
Stencil: (You Are Here) The Crafter's Workshop
Embossing Paste: Wendy Vecchi White
Twine: (yellow) Hemptique

19 comments:

  1. This is beautiful, Jocelyn! I love the bright colours and now I need that stencil. ;)

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  2. Gorgeous card Jocelyn :-) I love the shaded paste idea and love the CAS design :-)

    How about stamping or die cutting a heart for the inside ,, you are here ,,,, in my heart ? :-)

    luv
    Lols x x x

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  3. Kind of love this. Fantastic ombre with the paste and I love the contrast of that bold black and white striped pattern on the base.

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  4. Your card is fantastic, Jocelyn! Love the ombre embossing paste. The bright colors are amazing. :)

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  5. What a fun stencil! Love these summer colors!

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  6. Super fun card Jocelyn! Love the colors!

    hugs...

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  7. A fabulous card Jocelyn, a great design and I love the embossed shading - wonderful colours!!

    hugs
    Heather xx

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  8. Your embossed sentiment looks amazing! The card is so bold and eye-catching. :)

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  9. Ooolala! Love the ombre color to your embossing paste! I'm off to try it!

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  10. Gorgeous card, Jocelyn! Love the warm color palette! :)

    *mwah*
    Steph
    Simon Says Stamp!

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  11. This is awesome, Jocelyn! Love what you did with the stencil!

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  12. a simply striking card packed with punch-love this!

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  13. Love this, Jocelyn! Fabulous job with the stenciling, love the sunny colors!

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  14. I don't know how you managed to blend the colors of embossing paste so well... and I love the b/w background. Just perfect!

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  15. Love your card, the colours are gorgeous. I have just started using paste with stencils, so I will be trying the reinker trick next :) Cx

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