Hi everyone! I'm a bit late with my post today but life got in the way this past weekend and there was barely enough time to make cards let alone write and schedule a blog post. So this will be quick.This card is for the sketch challenge at CAS Colours & Sketches. It is Julie's last week this month and she gave us a fun sketch.Recently, I've been remounting old wooden mount stamps as cling mount, and I had just done this set. I thought the two pine trees would work great for the sketch, but it needed a bit more so I added the bear.
I would not have tried this layout before I remounted the stamps. I used my MISTI so I could stamp the images a few times each. I find solid stamps often don't stamp very well when stamped just once. I also was able to mask off the bear and then position the trees where I wanted by stamping on an acetate sheet. I used the sheet to cover my bear panel and when the trees looked like they were where I wanted them I removed the sheet and stamped them on the actual card.
The sentiment is from another old set that I remounted. You may be seeing a lot of "retro" cards soon!
- Stamps: Stampin' Up! Happy Camper; Wild About You
- Ink: Mossy Meadow, Chocolate Chip
- Cardstock / Paper: Very Vanilla, Echo Park patterned paper
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