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Background Magic Day 4

For lesson 4 Laurel showed us varoius ways to mask backgrounds. I chose to cut out a mask using a heart die and use it for my card. Once my mask was in place I inked up the Gradient Stripes Background stamp and stamped it over the mask.  I then removed the mask and found I got ink spots where I did not want them so I added a layer of vellum on top and added a focal image and sentment from the Frosted Garden stamp set which I stamped with black ink and clear embossed over it.


I love the look of this card and will be using this technique again!!
Thank for stopping by!!

Comments

Laurel Beard said…
LOVE the heart and love that you used vellum to fix a mistake! I think it took the design to the next level! Gorgeous.

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