I have one more card to share with you that I created for a December VSN challenge. We were to use a Frosted Image Technique. You stamp an image in a colored in, then stamp over it in white ink and rub to get a frosted look. Well…that didn’t work with Distress ink and Adirondack Snow Cap ink.

I started by stamping images from an old PTI set that I had for a while  (called Life) in Spruced Ice and Scattered Straw Distress Ink. Next I pressed those ink pads in my craft mat and did the same with my Snow cap ink. I rubbed white ink over the colored inks and then smudged that mix over the images.

A sentiment from that set was stamped in Jet Black Archival ink and topped with one tiny Baby Bling Rhinestone. To finish the card off I added a double scored border around the edges with my Scor-Pal.

Thanks so much for stopping by! Have a Happy, Healthy and Successful 2012.
Hugs and smiles

 

 

 

 

 

 

Beate

Stay at Home Mom of Three, Splitcoast Team Member and Copic and Spellbinders die Lover.

20 Responses to “Life is a Succession of Moments”

  1. Happy New Year, Beate! I hope you have a wonderful 2012!

    Your card is gorgeous! Love the beautiful stamped images with the frosted look!

  2. Good morning Beate, very pretty card. I think it came out perfect. Thank you for sharing. ;0)

  3. Oh Beate, this is beautiful!!! Happy New Year!

  4. So beautiful! Love this CAS card. Happy New Year!

  5. Happy New Year, Beate. I think the card turned out great. I like the shadowy effect of the image, and love the sentiment. Sometimes it’s really hard to know which ink to use for a specific project. I wish there was a chart somewhere that detailed that information.

  6. It looks good to me.

  7. I love how this card turned out. As usual your attention to detail and your colour choice make it delightful.

    Thanks for sharing what you do.

  8. You certainly made it work, Beate … simple and beautiful.

  9. Love the simplicity of this card, Beate, and the colors are wonderful. Thanks for sharing!

  10. love the scoring and clean and simple look! hugs, m

  11. Beautiful, love your scored frame and the gem for the dot on the i too!

  12. Pretty card! Love the embossed frame and the soft look of the stamp.

  13. This is absolutely beautiful. Love the elegant simplicity and how you shaded the image. TFS!

  14. Beate such a beautiful card. Less is more as they say.

    Ter 😉

  15. This is sooooo beautiful and one layer. wonderful card!

  16. Simple statement and simple card – love the smudging and the edging with the Scor Pal. Just lovely.

  17. Beautifully done my friend! So elegant with your scoring!!

  18. love the beautiful simple design. gorgeous card, Beate!

  19. My dear Beate, I wish you all the best for this sparkle 2012!!
    I love how you colored the image and I love too how you used the bling!!!!
    Huge hugs, Giò

  20. LOL!!! I have made a mess ahahah.
    This card too is fabulous but the comment was for the prec. post.
    Sorry 🙂
    xoxo Giò

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