Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Make It Monday #116: Adding Texture to Stamps #2

I really like this technique but I don't have very many solid stamps to try it out on. I remembered I had a plain big flower in an old set that I thought would look good.

Then I thought about it a bit more and realized that I could just use the back side of the stamp and that would give me a large area without detail which is what I then did for the banner which is one of the stamps from the PTI Ribbon tails set. A quick sentiment from PTI birthday Basics finishes it off.
The background in really fussy I know but I felt that with so few other elements I might get away with it (and I do so love this background stamp).


  1. Now that's thinking outside the box. The stamp back! Good improvising! And it looks great!

  2. Great look love the design. Have a great day
    DIANA L.

  3. Sarah, this is a fabulous card! your background stamp is so pretty, and I don't think it's too fussy at all :)

  4. Super idea using the back of your stamp. I didn't have a lot of stamps either, but found something that worked. Love the background with your flowers popped up. Very striking card.

  5. This is so nice! Love the colors. Great ideas using the texture!

  6. Good thinking! It came out great!