Tuesday, 12 February 2013

Baby wipe/Re-inker technique

Well today I haven't spent much time in the craft room as I have  had the decorators working in there
this morning and a class in there this afternoon, so I have only just had time to have a little play now that dinner is done with and Barry's gone out for the evening.
I had another play with the SAB stampset "Bloomin Marvelous" 
For a free stamp set it is extremely useful!


I put 2 to 3 drops of ink in Pretty in Pink, Wisteria Wonder and Pool Party
onto a wet baby wipe, folded and placed on a saucer.
I then used this as I would an ink-pad.
You can see the beautiful effect quite clearly on the flowers, it's a bit more subtle
on the butterflies.
The butterflies are from the Papillon Potpourri stamp set.
Ribbon, Bakers Twins and card stock used is Wisteria Wonder.
Sentiment is from Petite Pairs.
Basic Rhinestone embellishments.
All products are Stampin' Up!

What do you think??

18 comments:

  1. Absolutely beautiful, I love the multi-coloured flowers x (P.S.) I will be coming to class tomorrow if that is ok?

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  2. This is absolutely stunning Kate, I love how you created the effect on the pretty flowers and those butterflies are adorable hun.
    Hugz, Lorraine xx

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  3. Great card that is right up my street - purples and butterflies :)

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  4. Evening Kate I think this is stunning, I love these colours. A lovely card too.

    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  5. Love the technique you have used for this Kate,just beautiful.xxx

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  6. beautiful card and i am loving the butterfly x

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  7. stunning card Kate not tried this before xx

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  8. Beautiful card, love the colours x

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  9. Stunning card and may just have to remember this technique ... Also love the twine around the ribbon! Gorgeous in its entirety!

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  10. So pretty and delicate Kate, love the two tone flowers xx

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  11. A fabulous card Kate, the flowers look fab, and thank you for sharing the baby wipe technique x

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  12. This is lovely Kate...love the idea with the baby wipe and inks, it's a really great effect xx

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  13. Brilliant Kate! I must try this method now that I have a few inks. xx

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  14. What a great technique.. I must try it. Fab card great colours and I live the butterflies Px

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  15. Brilliant, i was working on something similar yesterday.... with baby wipes.... will post later x

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  16. beautiful card and what a different technique - might just have to try that myself x

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