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So Suzy - Swirly Heart

 Hi Everyone,

I am back today with another card I made with those wonderful sentiment stamps So Suzy carries. this one is by Audrey Hepburn and goes along perfectly with the Swirly Heart stamp:


I masked a diagonal strip on my card base and sponged with distress inks. 

Used my Misti and stamped the swirly heart in white pigment ink



And then moved the card just a smidgen and over stamped with black ink



So you get a thin white outline and a deep black shadow.


Stamped the sentiment:



Hope you liked this!

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Comments

Mac Mable said…
What a vibrant and beautiful background and wow that stamp is fantastic in the black against it. Thank you for the tip on the pigment ink and the shadow effect. Stunning card!
Nora Noll said…
This is beautiful!! I LOVE that diagonal distress ink feature. Makes the black POP right off the card. Really lovely design.
Susanne Vargas said…
Hmmm, ich sehe schon, ich muss mir wirklich bald einen MISTI kaufen... Coole Technik und Layout! Schöne Farben!
El said…
Absolutely gorgeous.
Ruth said…
Oh that is lovely. That's what the MISTI is good for - positioning where you want it. I love the brightness of the background with the starkness of the black. Xx
conil said…
Wow! Audrey was one of may favorite actresses and I love this quote. Beautiful swirls over that vibrant strip of color. Love this ghosting technique...it adds such depth to a simple card.
Anita in France said…
Gorgeous blending, Cornelia ... and fabulous silhouette, made all dimensional by the clever stamping! Such a wonderful quote ... wise words indeed! Hugs, Anita :)
Greta said…
Stunning, Cornelia! I always forget to do the black & white stamping like this--thanks for the reminder!
Kim Heggins said…
Beautiful...love that incredible heart!
Unknown said…
absolutely *adore* this card!!
Hannelie said…
This makes such a beautiful statement!
Sarah said…
I love this! Absolutely gorgeous! Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown!
Suchi said…
That's genius!! Such a gorgeous card! :)
Suchi xx
Bobby said…
Drooling here, Cornelia. This is so gorgeous that I have to try a CASE of your card. Pinned for future reference.
Yvonne Garner said…
Classy! Thanks for sharing with us at Inkspirational!

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