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Friday, January 24, 2014

happy birthday Music Card

Click following for OSAAT DT Challenge 196 Use a Digi.

Created this birthday card using a new to me technique, "A Twist on Sponge Resist", which if you click on the highlighted technique name you can get details on.

Stamped the music notes onto the glossy paper using VersaMark. Used brayer on rainbow ink pad and applied to glossy paper over the VersaMark images. Stamped the trumpet music instruments with VersaMark. Stamped sentiment with gold ink. Added new Music Notes ribbon.

Supplies List 

inks: Big & Juicy Waterfall rainbow inkpad, ColorBox Frost White, Delicata Golden Glitz,
paper:  cardstock - Kodak glossy photo paper, blue, green
ribbon: the Paper Studio Music Notes <-- my new
stamp: Hero Arts/Sizziz Happy Birthday Cupcakes Set sentiment 'happy birthday', 
   Marianne design Music Notes & Trumpet Horn
tool: Recollections brayer

Entering this into the following challenges:

1/26 Craft Your Passion Ch197 Face the Music 3E(#1) 1/20 

1/28 A Blog Named Hero Ch36 New Year, New Stash Make proj using Christmas presents or something new UE tot5combch my new is the ribbon 1/15

1/29 C.R.A.F.T. Ch243 Colour Combo 5E(#1) 1/23

Challenge 243, 23rd of January 2014

'Winter Morning'

(April Shower, March Hare, Twilight Sky, Frosted Leaf, Polar Blue)
(from Seasonal Colours 2012 Promarkers by Letraset)

1/30 MFP Tutorial Time on Speedy TV Ch85 "A Twist on Sponge Resist" 5E(#1) 1/24
2/4 DLART Thankful Thurs Ch Thank You For The Music 3E(#1) 1/23


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  2. I love the background on this and the music notes are perfect and the ribbon on the corners is a nice touch.
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday challenge. Have a great day
    DIANA L.

  3. Lovely!
    Thans for sharing it with us at C.R.A.F.T. Challenge this week!
    Monica - DT

  4. A lovely Birthday card. Thanks for joining TTSTV.

  5. Great job with this technique Melissa, so glad you joined us this week :)

  6. This technique created such a cool background. The colours are gorgeous and the music and instruments really pop. Thanks for joining our Face the Music challenge at Craft Your Passion this week. It's always fun to visit, Melissa.

  7. what a great card thank you for joining us at C.R.A.F.T

  8. Love the music theme! Very nice card.
    Thanks for joining us this week at TTSTV.