Tuesday, 5 July 2016

Alice by Amanda Southern



Hi Everyone







I have a birthday card to share with you today that I made recently for my youngest niece. Sometimes I love making something that leaves a good proportion of white space and this is one of those makes.



Here’s what I did:-


Starting with a piece of inkable white card, I stamped the image of Alice and as I wanted to build the background up I masked her off using masking gum. 

I then stamped the white rabbit behind her, carefully lining him up using a stamp positioner, I then masked off the white rabbit again using the gum. I then added the stencilled background lightly stencilling with Distress ink. 

Once the Distress ink had totally dried I then rubbed off the masking gum to reveal the stamped images which I then coloured using Spectrum Noir Pencils. 

To finish I added the stamped hearts, you can’t have Alice in Wonderland without red hearts, again coloured with Spectrum Noir Pencils. I have added a little bit of sparkle to them using Distress Stickles. 

I then stamped the sentiment and matted onto red card and then onto an 8’ x 8’ card blank.



Here’s what I used:-


Sentiment – from my stash
Red Card
Card Blank

Hope you like and I’ll see you next week

Love
Amanda X

9 comments:

  1. That's really lovely

    Kathyk

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  2. Gazing lovingly at your fab colouring. Awesome! Lx

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  3. Oooh now this really is CAS at its finest and I'm in agreement with Lauren re the colouring too ;)
    Hugs
    Donna xx

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  4. Love your Alice card Amanda! It's fab! xxx

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  5. Now that is one gorgeous card for a niece

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  6. This is just gorgeous Amanda and I'm sure your niece must have loved it.
    Fliss xx

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