Monday, March 31, 2014

Tone-On-Tone with a hint of Wood!

Today I'm sharing a card that was recently on the Hampton Art blog and believe it or not... it's quite restrained for me! No funny critters, no eye-balls or spiders dangling from the card, not even a bright colour or splash of glitter to be seen!


I tried to keep the card very subtle by using white on white with only a hint of colour in the wood pieces. The chevron background and sentiment are both stamped and embossed in white.


SUPPLIES | Stamps:
Hampton Art/Canvas Corp - Home Basics (IC0302)
Hampton Art/Jillibean Soup - Cold Avacado Soup (JB0129)

Inks:
Colorbox Pigment Ink - Frost White
Colorbox Emossing Powder - White

Other:
Jillibean Soup - Large Wood Shapes
Doodlebug - Epoxy Dots
Neenah Solar White Card Stock
Embroidery Thread


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10 comments:

  1. I really love the idea of tone on tone but have never tried it, I think you've inspired me to have a go.

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  2. Gosh, that's stunning! You have used restraint to fantastic effect! X

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  3. It's very very pretty & quite sophisticated & refined. I reckon!!!!

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  4. This is just lovely Melinda I especially love that bundle of thread under the wooden butterfly, so on trend!!!

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  5. Stunning in its simplicity and clean lines.

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  6. love your card - so pretty in the white on white!

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