Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Grungy Monday #39

I admit that Alcohol Inks have intimidated me but no more!  I have always loved the plaid look and the marbled look Tim gets with them and decided it was time to try.  A friend gave me one of those project cards using Tim's stamps and AI's and I really wanted to make a card like it, today I finally did it.  This week's Grungy Monday #39 Challenge is based on Tim's Plaid Technique as seen on his blog here : Tim's 12 Tags of Christmas 2009, Day 3

I used Ranger's new Specialty Stamping Paper (ohhhhhhhhhh my this paper is wonderful!!) along with Tim's Umbrella Man, Tattered Clock and Live the Life Stamps, Meadow and Slate Alcohol Inks. I used the marbeling technique on the main background of the card and the plaid technique on the sentiment background.
Try it, it's FUN!
Thanks for looking.....




4 comments:

  1. Can't wait to try that paper...love your project I have a similar one... I too was intimidated by the inks but I saw so many people do cool stuff with them!

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  2. Great card, like the colours.

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  3. Beautiful! Love how you used both techniques... striking!

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  4. Beautiful card, I'm liking how you did two techniques, but it's not overwhelming or clashing. It looks fab!

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