Wednesday, February 3, 2010

Faux Sanding

A rainbow inkpad, brayer, glossy cardstock and a brush of gesso.....from the September 2009 newsletter comes "Faux Sanding" as illustrated on my card.   The image is by Stampendous.
   ----Evelyn Spikes

14 comments:

thestampinglady said...

It's a great card Evelyn. Love your colors, stamps and the technique just makes this card.

Cathy Y said...

Evelyn, that is really a lovely card! Great job on this technique.

Aimeslee said...

Quite nice, Evelyn. :-) xoxo

Holly said...

Beautiful! Now I need to go find some gesso so I can play with this techinque. Your card is just gorgeous!

Diana said...

This is a lovely card - love the colors and I'm also going to have to try that on glossy cardstock......
Thanks

stamps&cars said...

Elegant, my friend!

Deborah said...

Such a lovely card Evelyn. I never would have thought to use gesso on glossy card stock. Great design work!

Lynn Stevens said...

Evelyn, so soft and subtle, beautifully done!

Hetty said...

This is a loveley sample of the faux sanding technique. Lovely colors too.

Sandra said...

very pretty!
Sandra

Gerrie Johnnic said...

luv it GF!

Shelly Hickox said...

Lovely card Evelyn! This is such a great technique.

Aletha J. Williams said...

Very elegant! I love your colors!

Laura said...

Evelyn,
This is so pretty! Thanks for sharing a fun and unusual technique! You've done a gorgeous job with one of our favorite stamps. Laura Weed - Stampendous Graphics Manager