Quote of the Week.....

"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts"
Winston Churchill

Monday, 28 December 2009

My New Fav stamp.............

................... and guess what it's a Hero Arts................... Design Block!
S5264 Antique Flower Background.
Please check out the Personal Impressions Website for stockists near you.

Anyway here is a quick tutorial for a shabby background using this impressive stamp.
You will need:
Hero Arts Antique Flower Background stamp S5264
Tim Holtz Distress Inks, Broken China, Faded Jeans and Walnut stain.
Ranger Mini Mister or Water bottle
White Linen Card
1. Ink up the stamp will all three colours of Inks, starting with the lightest colour first

2. Spray the stamp lightly with water

3. Stamp your background onto the linen card. Make sure you press down firmly all over the image as it is a large stamp.

4. Your background image is complete.

Check out the March issue of "Making Cards Magazine" for a series of cards for men using this stamp.
Love Sarah xxx

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