The weather is so awful here in the UK at the moment that I thought a bit of brightness might be in order in the craft room! I've just treated myself to a few new colours of Pan Pastels too so I chose the Bright Yellow Green and made a cheerful birthday card for my stash.
here). I've actually used a mask but the terms seem to be somewhat interchangeable these days so I'm going to count it as playing along with the theme!
I loved how easy it was to feather out the edge of the pastel - quicker and easier than ink and sponge!
The pretty flowers are really quick and easy to do - they're a two step stamp and as they're clear, it's really easy to line up the various layers. I fussy cut by hand but Claire does have cut files available for this set if you have an electronic cutter and prefer to leave the scissors in the drawer!
The sequins are irridescent white and at certain angles they're almost exactly the same pink as the flowers!
Stamps (all Waltzingmouse Stamps)
Two Step Sprig
Leaf from Funky Flowers
Say It Loud
Paper: smooth white
Adirondack by Ranger (Raspberry and Cranberry)
Brilliance by Tsukineko (Graphite Black)
Pan Pastel (Bright Yellow Green)
Timeworks mask by Tim Holtz
8mm and 5mm sequins
Thanks for stopping by - hope you're staying safe and dry if you're dealing with extreme weather!
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