Sunday, 25 January 2015

Valentine Ombre Card

For my card today, I tried to create the "Ombre" technique using alcohol markers. For my first attempt at it, I'm pretty happy with how it turned out. 

I also created my own heart background paper using a background stamp and ink. 

Card Recipe
Hello: Scripty Word Die - Your Next Stamp
Hearts: Birthday set - Your Next Stamp
Sentiment: Happy Day Sentiments - Your Next Stamp
Cardstock: Recollections, Bazzill
Ink: Ink Dot, Stampin' Up!, Memento
Gumdrops: Clear, Red, White - Your Next Stamp
Coloured with Spectrum Noir Markers: DR2, DR1, DR6, DR7

I am entering this card into Your Next Stamp Sketch Challenge #6

Here is the sketch

Thanks for stopping by! Thoughts and comments are appreciated. 


  1. Very pretty Valentine card! Thanks for joining our challenge at Your Next Stamp.

  2. CAS always gets my attention. The gumdrops are a great addition to the sketch. Thanks for joining in the fun at YNS!!!

  3. This is so pretty! I really love the way the 'hello' turned out! I really appreciate you playing along with our challenges!