Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Thanks, LIttle Piggy

#stampinup   #faithfulinkspirations   #ChallengeWednesday   #TGIFC19   If it's Wednesday, it's time to play along in another fun stamping blog challenge. This week I'm playing along with the TGIF Challenges crew and it's a color challenge! The design team has chosen three of the new In Colors. These three colors are so sweet--I knew almost immediately which stamp sets I would use!

I started by stamping one of the cute pigs from the "This Little Piggy" stamp set in Memento Tuxedo Black Ink onto Whisper White Card Stock. I squeezed some Rococo Rose Ink into the lid of the stamp pad and colored the pig with a Blender Pen. I colored the grass with a Light Old Olive Stampin' Blend. I cut out the pig with a large Stitched Shapes Die and adhered it to a scalloped Seaside Spray Card Stock mat that I cut with one of the Layering Circles Dies. I didn't like how "flat" the pig looked, so I washed over the ink with some Wink of Stella.

I masked off the bottom of the pig (the grassy area) with washi tape and inked up the stamp with Seaside Spray Ink. I stamped this onto a Whisper White scrap and punched it out with the Classic Label Punch. I snipped off the points with my Paper Snips and adhered this to the card with Mini Stampin' Dimensionals. I also stamped the "thanks" sentiment in Seaside Spray Ink onto Whisper White Card Stock. I cut that out with an oval Stitched Shapes Die and adhered it to a scalloped Seaside Spray oval that I cut with a Layering Ovals Die.

I stamped the "Buffalo Check" background stamp in Purple Posy Ink onto a 3-3/4" by 5" Whisper White Panel. I adhered that to a 4" by 5-1/4" Seaside Spray Card Stock mat. I tied on a length of Whisper White Flax Ribbon before adhering everything to a Purple Posy Card Stock card base.

I adhered the pig circle and "thanks" oval to the card with Stampin' Dimensionals. For a finishing touch, I added three Gingham Gala Adhesive-Backed Sequins for a little extra sparkle.

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1 comment:

  1. Darling card and great idea for this color combination! Thanks for joining TGIF Challenges this week.