Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Paper Sweeties June 2016 Inspiration Challenge

It is time for a new 

Here is our sweet inspiration photo:

And here is my card!

I started this card with a grid stencil and sponged it with
some soft gray ink. Next I stamped the fun balloons from HAPPY CAKE DAY. I stamped the balloons on a sticky Post-It note and fussy cut each individual stamp. I wanted to mask the balloons as I sponged them with Distress Inks. Next, they were cut out with their matching SWEET CUT.

The sentiment  is from the HELLO FRIEND stamp set. I stamped this on one of the NEW Sweet Cuts-SWEET BORDERS! I love, love, love these new SWEET BORDER Dies!!

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Michele K. Henderson said...

I LOVE your colorful balloon card, Mackie! The colors are so fresh and fun!
Crafty Hugs!

Lisa said...

Awesome grid how the bright balloons just pop against the soft gray...

Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

Absolutely STUNNING! LOVING those balloons!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Nancy Penir said...

Now that's what I call a celebration card! Full of 'Mackie' fun!

Maria said...

Beautiful card with the pretty balloons! Love the grid background, too!!

Jeri said...

Super card, Mackie! I love the soft grid background and the paint splatters!

Lisa Elton said...

Oh, I like this!! Those tiny specks are perfect with the festive balloons!

Debbie said...

Love those artfully colored balloons - great masking technique, Mackie!!!