Sunday, July 21, 2013

By the Sea

My first thought on seeing this colour combination from Just Add Ink was of the beach. Maybe because we live in a seaside town or because of the ink name coastal cabana. Either way I instantly reached for the By the seashore stamp set.

Project Recipe
Stamps: By the Seashore and Itty Bitty Banners
Card: Baked brown sugar, coastal cabana and very vanilla
Ink: Baked brown sugar and coastal cabana
Accessories: Stripes embossing folder (inked and then sandwich card, but not through the bigshot), itty bitty framelits and white bakers twine (squashed in the coastal cabana inkpad) and naturals designer buttons.


6 comments:

  1. The colours are GREAT for a seaside-themed card, Carole. I like the effect you achieved for your background, with the inked embossing folder. Great card; thanks for playing along with us at Just Add Ink this week!

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  2. A lovely card Carole, the embossing folder inked background, looks great done with the stripes. Thanks for joining us at Just Add Ink.

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  3. The background technique you have used on your card is a new favourite of mine too Carole! Love the beachy feel of your card. Thanks for playing at JAI ♥

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  4. You are right these colours do lend themselves to a coastal theme and your card has captured this perfectly!

    So pleased you entered in Just Add Ink this week.

    Trish
    JAI Design Team

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  5. I thought these were very seaside colours too Carole. I'm not sure how you have done the background but I really like it. Great mix of sentiment tags too. Chantell JAI

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  6. Love that pile of seashells and creatures Carole and the distressed feel to the background. Thanks for joining us at Just Add Ink.

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