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Wednesday, 20 January 2016

Just Kissing

Stamp kissing is an interesting, usually subtle, technique where you use a simple negative type stamp and stamp another onto it (while both are wet) before putting it to paper.








Here I have used a tree with music 'kissed' onto it.  Inks are 3 shades of yellow orange, kissed with dark green; the combination makes it's own colour.  Click on the detail for a close-up.

Tree Stamp: Hero Arts
Music stamp: unknown
Sentiment: BoBunny

Shared on challenges:
http://simplylessismoore.blogspot.co.uk/2016/01/week-259-theme.html
http://inspirationdestinationchallengeblog.blogspot.co.nz/2016/01/AG-NO-69.html

8 comments:

Maxine D said...

Well done Carol - this is a great example of 'kissing' and a wonderful card to boot.
Blessings
Maxine

Doris said...

Love the way you made your tree into a panel. It goes very nicely with the font in the sentiment.

Squirrel said...

SO much better than mine, but you've given me an idea because I have a similar reverse tree stamp that I didn't realise would work so well. Ooh. More crafting is in order I think! Thank you!

Sazzle Dazzle said...

CAS-tastic! Awesome use of the technique and thanks so much for playing along this week!
Sarah xx
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Chrissie said...

Your stamping is so effective in this lovely design Carol.
Lovely card.
Thanks so much
Chrissie
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Viv said...

Great card and 'kissing' technique here Carol ;) Viv xx

Neets B said...

Great choice of stamps to kiss with and I love the design, that white space is yummy.
Thanks for sharing with us.
Anita x
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Patricia Alvarez said...

Great card! I love the technique you have used. Thank you for joining us at Inspiration Destination, good luck!!! Patricia.