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Glossy Floral Statements Hello Card with Tip

As's another Floral Statements card, but for when all you want to say is "hello".  

Today's card uses Sponge Daubers for the coloring tool.  With this card, I learned a new tip (at least new to me) for when coloring with a Sponge Dauber.  I sometimes get a harsh "circle of color" when using a Sponge Dauber.  Does that happen to you?  Did you can "blend it away" by wiping down those harsh areas with rubbing alcohol using a clean Sponge Dauber to blend & soften the color.  Give it a try! 

Stampin' Up! Floral Statements stamp set card shared by Dawn Olchefske #dostamping 

Glossy Floral Statements Hello

  1. Ink up "hello" image (Floral Statements stamp set) with Versamark ink, then without stamping, ink again in Memento Tuxedo Black ink.  Stamp on 3-3/4" x 5" piece of Glossy White Cardstock.  Cover with Clear Stampin' Emboss Powder, then melt with Heat Tool.
  2. Use Sponge Daubers with color flowers; Flirty Flamingo and Pear Pizzazz inks.  With Sponge Daubers, it's best to ink them up, then dabbed off on a piece of scratch paper to avoid getting too much color and a harsh circle of color.  If you do get a harsh circle of color, then blend away by wiping down with rubbing alcohol and clean Sponge Dauber to blend.
  3. Adhere completed panel to 4" x 5-1/2" piece of Basic Black cardstock.  Then adhere to folded 5-1/2' x 8-1/2" Thick Whisper White card base.
  4. Attach Basic Pearl Jewels.

Stampin' Up! Floral Statements stamp set card shared by Dawn Olchefske #dostamping 

Gorgeous, right?!  Another simple but stunning card!  In fact, I don't think you can go wrong with this set, no matter what color tools you use. 

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Enjoy~Dawn O


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Stampin' Up! Floral Statements stamp set card shared by Dawn Olchefske #dostamping 

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Stampin' Up! Floral Statements stamp set samples shared by Dawn Olchefske #dostamping 


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