Stand Under the Stars

It is time for another CAS Colours & Sketches challenge. Check out the latest challenge: #72 – colors.

CAS Colours & Sketches Challenge #72

And here is my take:

by karen @ carefree creations - Stand Under the Stars

These stamp sets may have been out for a year, I only recently bought them. And this card is the reason. That sentiment is awesome and I decided I just had to have it.

I CASEd Pinefeather’s card – just changed up the sentiment and colors.

The background was made using a recent PTI Make-it-Monday tutorial: Water Splats. I used regular white cardstock and sponged on the ink then finished it up with water drops.

Originally I just stamped the star chart image with white ink but as it dried it pretty much just disappeared so I re-stamped (as close to the original placement as I could get) and heat embossed with white powder.

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A Little About the Challenge: Posted every Thursday, the challenges alternate between color and sketch (if there is a 5th week in the month you get the double dose of color & sketch).

Stand Under the Stars
Stamps: Star Gazer, Star Gazer Additions (PTI);
Ink/Cardstock: White, Black (PTI); Smoky Slate, Daffodil Delight, Bermuda Bay (SU);
Other: sponges; Versamark & white embossing powder;
Technique: Water Splats (PTI MIM#161); heat embossing;

4 thoughts on “Stand Under the Stars

  1. This is simply STUNNING Karen, I’m not surprised that you wanted this stamp set, that is a beautiful sentiment and the colours are perfect. Great job for CC&S
    Louise xx

  2. This is stunning Karen! I love the sentiment and the way you combined the colours! 🙂
    Lizy xx

  3. Karen, I absolutely LOVE everything about this card! The background is marvelous and totally perfect with the starry theme! And what a terrific sentiment. After all the negative things I’ve heard and experienced about PTI, this is making me reconsider giving them another try…

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