Friday, March 27, 2015

Onions three ways

The Simon Says Stamp Monday challenge was to use one stamp in multiple way. I've used this one three ways -- to make my own background paper, as the central image, and paper pieced. For the background, I stamped multiple images on the diagonal in a Colorbox Chalk ink called Amber Clay. I then stamped the image in Memento black on white card stock  and on orange vellum.  I fussy cut the onions from the vellum (which reminded me of the color of onion skin) and paperpieced the main image.
Yay me, I also found a way to use vellum and mulberry paper on the same card. (Let's bring back vellum and mulberry paper everyone!)
The image of Vidalia onion seeds is from a set by TPC Studio.


I'm entering these challenges
Simon Says Stamp Monday -- one image, many ways
Papertake Weekly-- A cut above (border punch and fussy cutting)
Loves Rubberstamps #144 -- make your own background paper
Catch the Bug Bingo challenge (border, free space, no DP, which I take to mean pre-printed DP)
Word Art Wednesday #176  anything goes
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday -- Anything Goes.

9 comments:

  1. This is fabulous, Sandy! I love the repeated image on the base panel. Thanks so much for joining the March Bingo Challenge at Catch the Bug this week!

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  2. Love that background. Using the stamp on the diagonal was such a clever idea. Beautiful card! Thank you for sharing your work with us for the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. ~Michelle

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  3. This is stunning! Thank you for sharing it with us at the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog!!! - Ashli :)

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  4. Vellum AND mulberry on the same card? You rock with this great card. BTW, I wouldn't have ever looked twice at this stamp, but you've really made it shine.

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  5. Such a clever idea! Love the background! Thanks for joining us this week at Loves Rubberstamps! Rebecca

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  6. Very cool card! Fantastic background too. Thanks for joining our challenge over at Loves Rubberstamps!

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  7. Fabulous card Sandy! A great use of the stamp, your paper looks brilliant.
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    Hugs
    Mandy xx

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  8. This is an excellent use of a stamp. Thank you so much for posting your entry with us at Word Art Wednesday this week.
    Blessings, Carole

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  9. so fabulous! Thanks you for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!!

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Thanks so much for taking the time to comment!