Sunday, May 29, 2016

Sun Style

A bit of Stencil Monoprinting done for this card and for the Retro Cool Release by Frantic Stamper. Normally this technique is done using watercolour paper and a fair amount of water, but I changed that a bit and used 110lb. cardstock, therefore not as much water or it becomes a hot mess. I used Tim Holtz Distress Inks Mustard Seed and Spiced Marmalade, and coloured my sunglasses using doCraft Markers in Black and Bright Orange. For the glass parts, I coloured then pressed them into embossing ink and used clear embossing powder to get the shine. I added the white marker once the embossing was complete. My sentiment is from a sentiment die "sunshine" where I cut the "shine" off. Some orange matting and scattered sequins finished my card.
Products: Frantic Stamper Retro SunglassesFrantic Stamper Sunshine, Tim Holtz Stencil Rays, Tim Holtz Inks.


MaggieB1983 said...

Love it!! Very nicely done with great color choices. Thanks for sharing.

CherylQuilts said...

WOW, Kia! It's fabulous, and I LOVE the colors! And what a fun idea to put sunglasses on it! Hehe! Makes me smile today! Love it and love you! I may have to try this challenge! Big hugs!

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