Thursday, June 27, 2013

Thoughtful Thursday

Hello. Today is Thoughtful Thursday at MyCreativeTime. Today we make creations using a thoughtful greeting. For my card today I got inky. VERY INKY. :) I made my own spray mists with distress ink reinkers and water in mini mister bottles. A dropper full in each bottle, and some water. I cut out some masks from Post-It paper with the Stitched Daisy Die from MyCreativeTime. I free hand cut the stems. I stuck them to my cardstock and started spraying. :)
As you can see, because the colors mixed, I got more colors than just the 3 I used. Score! :) To get the white splatters I squirted some white paint on my craft sheet and added lots of water. Then I dipped my paint brush in and tapped it over the cardstock to get the splatters. And here's what became of this inky piece...
I peeled up the masks and used a black marker to outline the flowers. Because the masks got really wet, you can see the stitching lines on the flowers. This looks extra cool in real life. :) 
The greeting is from the Vintage Sentiments set from MyCreativeTime. To finish it off, I added some Crystal Clear sequins from Neat And Tangled

I really super love how this turned out! :) Pop over to MyCreativeTime to see more creations!

♥ Nikki ♥





11 comments:

  1. Oh wow. This is GORGEOUS! I will definately be giving this a go. Thanks for sharing..Jx

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  2. This is gorgeous! I love how this turned out!!

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  3. Love the background on this card.

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  4. Very very cool and great tips

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  5. Gorgeous! I need to try inking this summer. You always make the prettiest cards!

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  6. Wow! The orange and green are just as vibrant as the pure ones. I wonder if the masks could be used for another card? Beautiful job!
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  7. Wow I really love this card. The white paint really finished it off. Thanks for sharing.

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