This is for the Inspiration challenge and the photo we were inspired by is in the link on the first post. http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/fo...d.php?t=143830
StampinDeedee was a challenge hostess for May VSN and she had us doing balloon textured backgrounds. I put rice in the balloon and made a background using ink from the pad. So thatís how this color was added after I masked off the areas with post it notes. Itís very quick to create with and I really like the look. The sun is done with the rock and roll technique. I extended the trunk on the palm using a stamp positioner for placement. The flowers are cut out and taped to the card. This is a tall card that fits the business size envelope.
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This is just gorgeous....one of your best yet.......makes me think of my many trips to Aruba and enjoying the calm and peace of the ocean and palm trees (not native to the island as it is a desert/cacti island.......will pm you with some questions on how you got that background done....tfs
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