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Friday, March 30, 2018

Verve Inspiration: Green---The Smallest Things


I   used three hearts from Verve's Heart Quartet cut blue painter's tape to create a mask before sponging on Cracked Pistachio Distress Oxide ink.  Then I splattered water and white acrylic paint over the green.  A few hearts from Scripture Medley Five were stamped in Cracked Pistachio.  The Hip Hop Bunny was watercolored with Prima Pastel Dreams and Winnie the Pooh's wisdom is also a Verve stamp from the Little Ones collection.

It was lots of fun to experiment with Distress Oxide Ink.  A lesson learned:   The first time around I masked the hearts with hot pink sticky notes, and the pink color bled.  The painters' tape worked really well, though.

Thanks so much for visiting,
Christine

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5 comments:

Christina Hor Designs said...

Oh I really love this sentiment Christine! One of my all time favorite! What a great idea doing the masked hearts before sponging with the oxide ink! Beautiful background for the little sweet bunny. How do you like working with oxide inks Christine? I find them so much easier to blend with and less effort getting that flawless blending than the regular distress inks. Have a lovely weekend Christine and may the Lord’s blessings filled your home this Easter Sunday and everyday. Hugs.

Heather said...

Awww . . . very cute! And what a fabulous background! Love the color. Super sweet sentiment, too. (I think I may have it; need to pull it out and use it!) Thanks for playing with The House That Stamps Built.

Elisa Alcántar said...

nice card
thank you for your comment in my blog
greetings from Chile

Tracy Freeman said...

This is so adorable, love the sentiment and fab inking on the background.
Thank you for sharing with us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge. Have a great day x

Julee (Vervegirl) said...

Oh, this is djust darling! Love that heart background. Thanks for playing along with our Diva Inspirations challenge, Christine!