Thursday, November 11, 2010
I still LOVE sponging!!
This card I made for some friends who have just bought a beach house at Omaha and I wanted to give them a house warming card and present.
Sponging is relatively easy - the trick is to always start with lightest colours and light sponging ie softly does it! I used nearly every blue in the Stampin' Up! range, but I started by masking off the sun and the water line. I did the sky first then moved the masks the other way to do the sea.
You will see I used some masks to make the clouds too.
The sea has some white gel pen lines on it for more effect.
The stamp sets I used for the grasses were Just Believe and Pocket Silhouettes. I mounted it on Pacific Point and Basic Black.
Posted by Julia at 11/11/2010 07:24:00 AM
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just love this.ReplyDelete
Gorgeous card Julia!ReplyDelete
Wow, that is very cool!ReplyDelete
Fantastic! Your sponging is beautiful Julia :-)ReplyDelete