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Monday, June 2, 2014

STAMPlorations Sketch Challenge #13

This is my third post today - please scroll down for the House of Cards blog hop and DT call and for the Dream Valley challenge


We have a fabulous new sketch for you her at STAMPlorations! For the next two weeks, until June 13 you can play with us using this sketch:



I used the Cluster stamping technique for this card in addition to some masking. 




I started with heat embossing the THANKS in clear


I then masked first the vertical line and then the horizontal line and sponged away from the post it note. 



I then added randomly those little flowers in different colors.


I wiped off the color from the heat embossed thank you with a damp cloth and added some pearls. 



Materials: All STAMPlorations stamps: VIGNETTE-eclectic floralsSentiment Builders Thank YouHoliday Artsy. pearls

You may already know Monika our fabulous Guest Designer. And of course you have to see what our awesome DT has created, to spark your mojo!

And if that is not enough - there are prizes on offer for our sketch challenges - and if you enter both sketch challenges for June and the monthly challenge (starts Friday) you may just win these fabulous Tim Holtz stencils!

Again the challenge is open until June 13. The winner will be announced June 15.


I am adding this card to Less is More - use more than one stamp 
The colors I took from the inspiration photo at Time out Challenges

33 comments:

Rahmat Gouse said...

Absolutely stunning! Will surely try the technique.

shirley-bee said...

This is fabulous, Cornelia! I love the sponged lines and the ouster of flowers around the sentiment.

Nonni said...

Striking card! I love those sponged lines, I must give this a try. Great collage stamping too. Oh and thanks for joining us at TIME OUT! :)

Kim Heggins said...

Cornelia...do you ever sleep??? This is stunning, simply stunning and I am so glad that you shared your technique too. You are amazing my friend.

papierelle said...

Bow, das ist wieder eine mega schöne Karte und dann auch gleich noch mit Anleitung!! Bin begeistert!!
LG Gundi

Bobby said...

The stamping of the flowers around the sentiment and lines is fantastic. Great card, Cornelia!

cm said...

cornelia - I'm in a total swoon over your beautiful card! And you've included a tutorial: BONUS!! I sooo want to try to try this technique...hope you don't mind a 'casing' or two, or three...FABulous and amazing!!
c

Vicki Dutcher said...

KILLER clustering with the stamping! Love this card~

Kylie said...

OMG - I love this Cornelia! Thanks for the step by step. Will give this a try with the embossed sentiment! xx

Sherrie M. said...

Simply gorgeous Cornelia....thanks for the step by step. You make it look easy!

Annette Allen said...

wow your card is GORGEOUS..clever designing..

sandie said...

This is such a fabulous way to build up a card. I love this and think I could stretch to this! Must give it a go, thanks for the tutorial. And so pleased you joined us at TIME OUT x

Monika Reeck said...

Great Step by step and great white sentiment dear Cornelia..it looks like you put it outside the stamped images...so white and so clean...great card my dear friend..I try to join again the stamplorations challenge..I was so surprise I was choosen with my AUDREY card...soo happy...hugs..Monika

Susanne Vargas said...

You always come up with such creative takes on challenges! Love those sponged strips!

onelayercards said...

Great card, Cornelia!! That cluster of flowers is just amazing and I love how you created dimension in one layer. You're so creative in combining those 3 stamp sets to create a gorgeous one layer -- and those pearls are the perfect finishing touches! Awesome that you shared a tutorial too :o)

~Shery

Gerrina said...

This is such a great card! Love all the stamping techniques you've used to make this one! Thank you for taking the Time Out and join us, Gerrina

maria f. said...

Cool design, great technique and beautiful result. Love those blurred lines.

Jen said...

wow great technique and a fabulous card
Thanks for joining us this week
Jen x
"Less Is More"

Loll Thompson said...

Hi Cornelia. Gorgeous card. LOVE the way you've masked and sponged the strips - very unique and so fabulous!! Loll xx

Sazzle Dazzle said...

WOW! Another amazing card and love how you've inked those lines.
Amazing stamping and perfectly CAS
Thanks so much for sharing and taking part.
Sarah xx
Less is More

Lynne said...

Love, love, love your card. Fabulous.
Lynne xxx

Margaret said...

Another great card Cornelia
Margaret x (Guest Designer LIM)

hellerlittle said...

ich hoffe ich gehe recht in der Annahme das du Deutscher Herkunft bist...
also ich muss schon sagen.... Respekt !!!!
Das sieht phänomenal aus, diese Technik werde ich mir merken und auch einmal(oder mehr) anwenden, ein toller Effekt !!!
LG hellerlittle

Hannelie said...

AWESOME!!!

monikaskinner said...

Hi Cornelia. This is fabulous. Love the sponged borders and clustered stamping. have a great day! hugs Monika xxx

Lea Hladky Turk said...

Like it!!!! Quick and simple!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Beverley said...

Stunning! Thank you for sharing the process too :) and also taking the TIME OUT to join in on the challenge. Hugs Bev x

Kathyk said...

A truly SPLENDID card, great colours and composition and what a cool way to use "more than one stamp" too

Kathyk

Anne said...

Another super creation, love that sponging!
Thank you for joining us this week at Less is More
Anne LIM Designer

Chrissie said...

Wow, another fabulous one Cornelia!
Thanks so much
Chrissie
"Less is More"

Monika Reeck said...

may I tell you my friend you ARE ROCK...yeah you are the Honorable Mention at TIME OUT challenge yuuuhuuuu happy for you..your card always bring new idea and new technique...you always have a nice card and you deserved it as the winner Cornelia see this post: http://timeoutchallenges.blogspot.fi/2014/06/time-out-challenges-winners-6.html

biig hugs, Monika

Darnell J Knauss said...

Congratulations on your HM honor from TIME OUT, Cornelia, for this utterly fabulous card!! Hugs, Darnell

sandie said...

So pleased you got HM at our TO Cronelia, so loved this card x