Here is a card I made using the chalkboard technique. Most cards I have seen & created have had a white gel pen “frame” around the edges. Today I tried something a little different.
Originally, I wanted to make one brightly colored 3D flower from Secret Garden to add some pop to a chalkboard technique. I didn’t like it. I had a “frame” and the flowers looked a little awkward….in the trash they went (well the scrap pile for later anyways). From there I decided to place the verse in the middle, and then I thought what the heck, I would use Secret Garden the way I normally do when I use colored ink. Filler flowers first, then the solid ones. Rhinestones to dot the “i”s for a little bling.
So here is my very first video tutorial. I was so nervous making it and I was the only one home. Who would say anything to me?? The dog or two cats I sure hope you like it.
Supplies to make this project:
- # 121045 Basic Black Card Stock
- #106960 Stazon On White Stamp Pad
- # 119246 Rhinestone Basic Jewels
- # 131916 (w) # 129684 (c) Feel Goods Stamp Set
- # 131949 (w) # 129144 (c) Secret Garden Stamp Set
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