Hi all, it's Annie and today I'm back with a few more cards featuring the gorgeous stamps
from PhotoPlay's new Here & There Collection
I'm a sucker for monarch butterflies, so I couldn't help but color up the beautiful images for this card in different shades of orange and red.
One of the fabulous surprises in this stamp set
was a preprinted coloring card. The images were dark and crisp and my Copic markers blended beautifully on the cardstock! After coloring all of the images I was going to use on my cards, I stamped one of the sentiments
on the preprinted banner, and then die cut everything out using the coordinating dies
The butterflies were used to draw attention to my focal image - a sentiment from the cardstock sticker sheet
in the collection surrounded by a frame from the ephemera pack
. I added a few additional butterfly stickers
and a spray of paper mini blossoms
around the image as well.
The background is created from some of the antique map cardstock from the collection
, matted with a bit of Espresso Bean cardstock
. Before adhering the entire card front to a 5" x 7" card base, I added a little orange and lace ribbon from my stash and a chipboard sentiment
For the second card, I wanted to emulate the look of a postcard, so I started by matting a piece of blue patterned cardstock
with Ecru cardstock
, followed by the striped patterned cardstock
to create a 5" x 7" cardbase.
I popped the colored biplane image
up with its sentiment banner
in the lower right corner and balanced the card design with a banner popped up in the opposite corner made with elements from the ephemera pack
For fun, I "stamped" the postcard with a chipboard stamp
I hope you enjoyed these fun stamped travel cards and thanks so much for stopping by today. Be sure to visit the FotoBella store
and pick up this beautiful collection