Tuesday, November 11, 2014

MIM #188: Stamping Ombre Backgrounds


Laura Bassen (Queen of ombre) creates a beautiful background for 
her card, and shares some great stamping tips this week at Make It Monday.


It was fun going through my Background stamps to choose, for one
last Thanksgiviving card.

BB: Medallions
Phrase Play #7 die
Inks: Terracotta Tile, Orange Zest, Summer Sunrise, Harvest Gold
Cardstock: Summer Sunrise, Terracotta Tile, Rustic White & Limeaid Ice
PTI Twine, Vintage Button Collection

Play along on Nichole's blog:

13 comments:

  1. Beautiful stamping, Nancy. Love this card!

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  2. This is beautiful. Your stamping looks great.

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  3. Beautiful card Nancy! Great ombre effect.

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  4. Wonderful ombre background on your beautiful card, Nancy! Good choice of stamp sets too.

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  5. Love the autumn colors of this card Nancy! Gorgeous....

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  6. Love the colors and pattern you chose, Nancy! Great fall card!

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  7. So fabulous - I love those die leaves too!

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  8. Oh you are always so clever and think outside the box...awesome card, I love pulling out stamps from random sets and doing what you have done! the leaves are gorgeous and the "thankful" is perfect!

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  9. This is a fabulous fall card! The background gives a great ombre effect. Beautiful, as always Nancy!

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  10. This is absolutely stunning. I love your choice of stamp set and colors. It is perfectly done, and has such a warm feeling to it.

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  11. Just beautiful Nancy! Love your background and colors...stunning! And I really like how you didn't fill all the spots in on the leaves...really made me go back and take a second look! And even the bottom of the card looks great with the extra strips of color...love it! :0)

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  12. Fabulous ombre background! Great card.

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  13. Beautiful background and fall colors Nancy! Love the way you did your leaves and inlay and left a few out so we can see that background .

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