I created this card to try out the Puzzle Piece Resist technique featured in last week's Inkling. What a fun technique!
Using pre-embossed Color Me paper by Hot Off The Press, I cut the main piece with SB Polka Dots, then cut the Memory Box Dogwood Blossom Outline die from the panel. I colored the Polka Dots background piece by sponging with Distress Inks in Spun Sugar, Peeled Paint and Antique Linen. Adhered that to a pink cardstock layer and placed the blossom in the negative space it came from. I chose not to color it, I like the way the white pops against the colors.
This is my first experience with Memory Box dies - I think I'm in love!
I'm really pleased with the way turned out; I'll definitely be using this technique again!
As always, thanks for looking!
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Tue, Jan 22, 2013 @ 3:16 PM
My oh my, but this is just lovely! The colors are so soft and blended so well. Very soothing.
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Mon, Jan 28, 2013 @ 6:47 AM
Ah...Memory Box love...I so get that! What a beautiful creation JodyLynn. Love the look and feel of this card! Thanks for sharing!
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