May 4, 2016

Simon Says Stencil It!

Hi all and welcome to another week on the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
Thank you for joining us for our Anything Goes Challenge and we hope you will join in with our new theme!
We will be back soon with the names of the lucky winner of the $50 Voucher.
This week the challenge is


We are showcasing Stencil Girl Stencils this week. You don’t have to use them to join in with the challenge, but if you have them we would love to see them used!
As always Simon Says Stamp will be giving away $50 voucher to shop at the fabulous Simon Says Stamp Store
I have used Stencil Girl Rose Window stencil to add interest on the background of my card.

I sponged Simon Says Stamp Mint ink on the Rose Window stencil on my white card base. I sponged the ink from the centre fading to the outside of the stencil. This gives a nice soft ombre effect. I love the details of the stencil on the card front.  

Sending big hugs closeup #1//

For the focal floral cluster I have used  the negative from Simon Says Stamp Single Roses dies. I had the watercoloured negative die cuts left over after I had use the positive die cuts on another card. I clustered them for my focal point. They have some gorgeous shimmer from Wink of Stella pen. The Sentiment is from Big Scripty Greetings also from Simon Says Stamp which I stamped using Simon Says Stamp Intense Black ink.  To frame the sentiment, I added a few more leaves diagonally opposite to the focal cluster. Finally embellished with 4mm Gold sequins from Pretty Pink Posh and copper sequins from Little Things by Lucy

So now it’s YOUR turn.  Happy Crafting
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  1. A gogeous card Gatatri, a lovely design with the super embossed background along with such pretty flowers and gorgeous sentiment!!

    Heather xx

  2. Oh so pretty, Gayatri! I just love that rose window stencil, like a big doily! Your flowers are perfect on top of them!

  3. Beautiful card Gayatri, I love how you used the negative pieces from the roses, I have a pile saved on my desk too from a previous project that are waiting to be used! the whole design of this is so pretty, LOVE it 🙂

    Lols x x x

  4. This is AMAZING Gayatri! I love the colors and fade of the mint~

  5. Love the soft stenciling in the background! This is gorgeous!!

    Simon Says Stamp!

  6. Wow, this is stunning Gayatri, the colours are so beautiful.

    Love and hugs

  7. Love that soft stencilling in the background Gayatri – gorgeous!

  8. Beautiful 🙂

  9. Stunning card Gayatri! You do consistently gorgeous work. Thank you for creting and sharing <3

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