Saturday, 19 January 2013

Trains, Planes and Automobiles

Yes, that's the challenge theme at FASHIONABLE STAMPING CHALLENGES but it could be any form of transport.  This vintage style card has Crafty Individuals' stamp CI-325 as the main image.

I used a cream shimmer card blank as the base, matted with a piece of mulberry coloured swiss dotted paper.  Using a piece of cream mat card, sprayed with Glimmer Mist in Gingerbread, I cut another smaller mat and stamped CI-255 Clocks and Watches in Tea Dyed Distress Ink, then inked round the edges to age the card.  


Onto this I matted the car image stamped onto the same sprayed cream card using Vintage Photo DI, then added a die cut frame using the swiss dotted card and the Cricket Elegant Edges cartridge.  The centre from the frame was added at the bottom and finished with a few dots of Stickles in Copper.

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6 comments:

stampdiva said...

Hi Sue
Are you managing to stay warm in this weather!
Those colours work an absolute treat with this stamp.
Thank you for sharing this lovely card with us at FSC this fortnight.
Wishes
Lynne

Paper Profusion said...

Lovely card Sue - lovely vintage stamping and I especially like the frame. Nicola x

Mrs.B said...

Hi Sue, Great vjntage card, especially in those lovely colours.
Thanks for joining us at FSC
Avril

Silvia(Barnie) said...

A wonderful background and a fabulous image. Thanks for joining us at Fashionable Stamping Challenges this fortnight.

Ephemera said...

Hi Sue, sorry I haven't visited for a while. This is a real gem, love the framing (great choice of colour!) , it really accentuates your beautiful stamping. Thanks for sharing it with us at FSC. XX

Fliss said...

Really gorgeous creation here. Thanks for sharing this with us at FSC.
Fliss x