Wednesday, January 09, 2008

Stamping with a Cold

Thanks to my lovely little McKinley, I have a cold. After a few sleepless nights and her sneezing on me, I got it. So today I have no energy to house work, so I thought I would stamp. Makes sense right. Well, this is what happens when you try to stamp with a cold. You MASK things backwards! UGH. So right away I knew I did it wrong, {don't laugh} and I tried it again. This time getting the heart in the boat.
I love this Boatloads of Love set. And I have been wanting to try stamping it like this for some time. And yesterday, Allison enabled me to the a Sketch Challenge. Alisa Tilsner posted the sketch and I immediately thought of this. I stamped my *trailer* and then masked the heart inside on some Very Vanilla. I tried to use my blender pen, but it's whacking out, so I used some Shimmerz on the inside. Colored with my Sugarloaf markers, matted and threw it all together. If you think it looks familiar, it's because I am using up my Just Delightful Simply Scrapping kit I got for Christmas. You can also barely see that I used my Crop a Dile for some dry embossing, just under the strip of DP.

RECIPE
Stamps: Boatloads of Love, SU!
Ink: Noir Palette Black
Paper: Just Delightful Simply Scrapping Kit, SU!
Other: Sugarloaf Makers; Shimmerz paint

5 comments:

Vicki (SCS basement stamper) said...

Sorry you have a cold!! But you did a great job of stamping with one!! ;) TFS!!

scrapnnMO said...

OH my heavens this is soooo CUTE! Love it! Awesome job! :)

Alisa said...

Still stamping with a cold - you are good!

I love this set, hope we get it in our next catty.

Thanks for playing the sketch challenge :)

Maren said...

So adorable! Looks like you are having some fun with that set!! I hope you feel better!

April Hall said...

I hope you are feeling better! The card ended up coming out great!!

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