4/24 Stampin' Up! Mouthwatering Post Cards
I wanted to make a set of vintage type postcards and thought it would be fun to use the Mini Occasions set called Mouthwatering in a vintage kind of way. I used Whisper White textured card stock . . . I love the way that looks when it is stamped with a bold image. The cherries are stamped with Always Artichoke and there is lots of sponging going on. I would not actually mail these post cards as is just in case the layers would cause problems so I coordinated envelopes with additional sponging and strips of designer series paper.
Here's another picture . . . unfortunately, the camera makes the card look "brighter" than it does in real life. I wish you could actually "see" these post cards . . . much more vintagey than on screen!
Stamping to Share Tip of the Day . . . use a bold image and stamp it on textured card stock. It gives that image a whole new look and feel.
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Stamps: Mouthwatering (WM 125675, CM 125677)
Paper: 12x12 Textured Card Stock in Neutrals (121078), Always Artichoke (105119), Patterns Designer Series Paper in Regals (117154)
Ink: Always Artichoke (105219)
Tools: Big Shot Machine (113439), Labels Framelit Collection (125598) Stampin' Sponges (101610)
Adhesives: Multipurpose Liquid Glue (110755), SNAIL (104332)
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