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Featured Stamper: Vicky Gould

January 25th, 2009 · 4 Comments

Featured Stamper: Vicky Gould

Vicky is such a deserving Featured Stamper on SCS today! I found this gorgeous Friendship card in her gallery and couldn’t wait to pull out my old stamps and CASE it.

The Designer Series Paper I used is retired, as is the stamp set, Botanicals. I stamped the image with Basic Brown ink and colored the poppies purple (to match the paper) with a blender pen. Instead of photo corners, I decided to curl up two of the corners of the patterned paper mat, and do some piercing in the Perfect Plum corners underneath.

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All supplies by Stampin’ Up!® unless otherwise noted.
Stamps: Botanicals (retired)
Paper: Sage Shadow, Perfect Plum, Very Vanilla, Enchanté Designer Series Paper (retired)
Ink: Basic Brown, Pale Plum, Perfect Plum, Certainly Celery, Sage Shadow, Close to Cocoa
Accessories: Sage 1/4″ Grosgrain Ribbon, Crafters’ Tool Kit, Sponge Dauber, Stamp-A-Ma-Jig, Stampin’ Dimensionals

Tags: truly elegant

4 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Marie // Jan 25, 2009 at 6:17 pm

    This is so pretty Vera!! Love the colors and how you curled the paper!

  • 2 Pat (mspfd) // Jan 25, 2009 at 6:30 pm

    What a wonderful take on Vicki’s card. Beautiful, Vera!

  • 3 Dorothy // Jan 25, 2009 at 7:52 pm

    Vera – Love this, It’s gorgeous!

  • 4 Stephanie // Jan 30, 2009 at 11:51 pm

    I’ve never seen curled up corners! What a great look that I think I’m going to have to try! TFS!!

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