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Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Framed Techn Pos Neg Aspen Xmas Card

Used a large Hero Arts Aspen stamp for Positive Negative Technique. Stamped using VersaMark & black embossing powder. Stamped using white ink. Cut the pieces in half. Used red watercolor on bird stamp and die cut adding to scene for pop of color. Framed the scene used a Simon Says Stamp Stitched Scallop Border die for snow look and black cardstock. Stamped Hero Arts banner & sentiment.

    Supplies List 

embossing: Stampendous Detail Black emb powder 
Hero Arts: stamp - S5477 Aspen trees, CL721 - banner, sentiment
ink: ColorBox Frost White, VersaFine Onyx Black, VersaMark
Lawn Fawn: die - Srirched Scalloped Borders
paper:   cardstock - black, white, white glitter
Simon Says Stamp: stamp/die - Build a Snowman/Snowman Parts - bird
tool:  heat tool, MISTI
watercolors: Artist's Loft - red - for bird

Entering this into the following challenges:

5/9   Mod Squad Ch Positively Negative    3E(#3)  5/3

5/12   CHNC Christmas Ch331 Anything Christmas   opt theme include bells    UE   5/6

5/14   Lawn Fanatics Ch4 Black, White & Bright   Black, White & Pops of Colors   UE   5/1

5/14   Simon Says Stamp Mon Its A Frame Up   5E(#1)   5/8 
5/30   A Blog Named Hero Ch Watercoloring     combtot5Ch   5E(#3)   5/1


  1. What a wonderful way to use that stamp set. I have not seen it before and I love it. The little red bird is the perfect final touch too. Great take on the challenge, thanks so much for playing along with us this week over at the Mod Squad!

  2. Lovely card with such a fun technique! Thanks for sharing with us at Lawn Fawnatics!

  3. Nice job on this Melissa - love that trees were used!

  4. Great card, love this technique and the touch of red is fantastic! Thanks for joining us this week on Simon says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog! Barbara