Stampin' Up! UK demonstrator Peg Coombes

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Monday, 5 September 2016

Starry Night Background - Stampin' Up! Star Stencil


Thanks for stopping by to take a look at a card I made yesterday, I had time to play with a stencil from Hearts and Stars Stencil from Stampin' Up!  the Star one is the one I used


For the background I used Distress Inks on Watercolour Paper - It's the Bristol super smooth the one I use with my Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers and it was perfect with the distress inks


The colour makes a change from blues for a night sky and this reminds me of space and the sky some of us saw in the UK the other night 


I added some water droplets and sponged over the star stencil with a mixture of perfect pearls and water - it came out a bit smudgy because I think I added a little too much water but I still liked the effect


I die cut some stars from the Detailed Santa Thinlits using Dazzling Diamonds Glimmer Paper and the same with the Noel die from Wonderful Wreath Framelits


Thanks again for taking a look

Until next time .........
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2 comments:

Carole said...

Really nice Peg, I like the idea of the bright background. C x

Ines said...

Wow... what a wonderful starlight!

Hugs Ines♥