Tuesday, 11 May 2021

CAS Mix Up Challenge - May 2021 - Rainbow Ink Blended Colours - Fairy Dust

Hi there,
Just letting you know that you have until the 24th of May to submit your cards for this months CAS Mix Up challenge.  I am hosting and would like you to use Stencils with Rainbow Ink Blended Colours.  This was the first card I tried using Eileen Godwin's technique for applying Distress Inks making my own straight edge stencil from acetate and then using a Funky Fossil stencil that I received from Loll on top of that.  Thanks Loll!  I stamped the Fairy and Sentiment with Stazon Black Ink and Gold embossed the Fairy Dust.

Stamps: Lavinia Stamps - Faylin, Three Dancing Fairies, Stamp It - Fairy Dust 2017D Yvette, S/U's More Great Greetings 1993, Pony Party
Card: Thick and Thin Whisper White, Acetate
Ink: Tim Holtz Distress Ink Mustard Seed, Festive Berries, Faded Jeans, Shaded Lilac, Stazon Black
Finishing Touches: Gelly Roll Pen
Cool Tools: Funky Fossil Designs - Distressed Diamonds Stencil, Make Up Brushes, Stamp-a-ma-jig, Misti, Embossing Buddy, Gold E/Powder, Heat Gun, Dble Sided Tape


  1. Simply gorgeous, it is such a good technique for adding colour and interest, I love it xx

  2. This is a technique I keep seeing and keep meaning to try! You have made it look effortless and it really suits the image. Vicky x

  3. A beautiful background, Sue! Love it with the fairy and fairy dust stamped on it! As always the inside is awesome too!

  4. Wow already have Eileen's technique mastered, my friend. Love your choice of soft colors and stenciled background for your Gorgeous stamped silhouette image...Magical card. TFS Love and Hugs...Nancy

  5. LOVE your background. The colours and design are so beautiful and perfect with the sweet fairy. You have mastered this technique, Sue! Really enjoying the rainbow challenge ... so many amazing cards in the gallery! xx

  6. This is just, plain MAGICAL. You really have captured the whimsy and beauty of this technique. Think I'm going to have to try it.

  7. You did an amazing job on your first attempt at this technique (which I still haven't tried yet). Your card is beautiful and magical!

  8. Wait! Where are those lovely bubbles?? Susan, your little fairy is truly magical - she must have popped them with her wand!
    So very lovely! I'm enchanted by your card, and your stenciling!


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