Friday, 21 April 2017

SugarPea Designs is hopping with My Sweet Petunia

Today, the SugarPea Designs team is hopping! And My Sweet Petunia (maker of MISTI) is our hopping partner! And there's prizes!

To be eligible to win you need to comment on all the blogs in the hop. MISTI winners (choice of Original or Mini MISTI) will be announced here on April 28, and SugarPea Designs winners  (2 $25 SPD Gift Certificates) will be announced on the SugarPea blog on April 28.

Wednesday, 19 April 2017

Muse212 - Thanks

I love the look of monochromatic cards, like the one Jenni has given us as inspiration for this week's Muse:

I have been excited to try a technique that I saw here and knew that these Altentew flowers would work. The idea is that you use one of the solid layers with misted distress ink to get a watercolour look, and then stamp the outline. I used a couple of colours of distress ink to give some interest.

I was about half-way through making my card when I realized that I was using the same set Jenni had used; but she got a completely different look by using a different layer. So I decided to change up my colour and use some green MFT inks and give her technique a try as well!

I used: