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Featured Stamper: Kim Teasdale

August 10th, 2008 · 4 Comments

Featured Stamper: Kim Teasdale
It’s always nice to discover a new gallery on SCS with the Featured Stamper Challenge. This week we’re CASEing cards made by blondie090277, and I chose a card from this wonderful Basic Silhouettes Gift Ensemble.

The branch image from the new Eastern Blooms set reminds me of the Garden Silhouettes stamp, and we learned a neat trick at convention last week for inking it up with several colors. First I inked up the entire image with my Cameo Coral ink pad, and then I used a blender pen to remove the color from the stems. I colored the stems with a Chocolate Chip marker and also added a little color to the hearts of the flowers, right on top of the Cameo Coral ink.

This stamp set will be on sale (15% off), along with several others, starting Monday at 2:00 PM EDT. That is when the Fall-Winter 2008 Idea Book &Catalog goes into effect. Check my Stampin’ Up! website for more info on Monday afternoon.

Thanks for stopping by!

All supplies by Stampin’ Up!® unless otherwise noted.
Stamps: Eastern Blooms, Fresh Cuts
Paper: Chocolate Chip, Apricot Appeal, Cameo Coral, Very Vanilla, Bella Rose Designer Series Paper
Ink: Cameo Coral, Chocolate Chip
Accessories: Old Olive Poly-Twill Ribbon (retired), Aged Copper Hodgepodge Hardware (retired), Blender Pen, Crafters’ Tool Kit, Stamp-A-Ma-Jig, Stampin’ Dimensionals

Tags: simply delicious

4 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Angie Tieman // Aug 10, 2008 at 12:21 pm

    This is fabulous! Great way to showcase the new stamp set!

  • 2 Pat (mspfd) // Aug 10, 2008 at 4:05 pm

    Love this card! And TFS the great idea for new way to ink up a stamp with multiple colors! Can’t wait to see the samples of the Bella Rosa paper.

  • 3 Lisa Henke // Aug 12, 2008 at 8:28 am

    great colors and layout. I love this branch and you made it even better :)

  • 4 jackie (strappystamper) // Aug 14, 2008 at 12:14 am

    This is lovely! Another set on my wish list!!!

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