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Wednesday, 18 July 2012

Missing hearts :D

2 quick and easy "hearts" backgrounds.
1st, ink pads, cheap shaving brushes and stencil sheet(you can always make your own stencils from a sheet of paper)
I've used 3 colours, but you don't have to....started with lightest colour first...

and then just built up layers of colour...simple!

2nd background, embossing folder. Couldn't be bothered to get out a machine, so I just gently rubbed  the folder with my bone folder(don't be too rough as you may damage the embossing folder), then lightly sanded the surface :D

These are my 17th and 18th....31Hearts for July projects.
Enjoy :D
...and don't forget to come back tomorrow for my piece for Oma Linda's Celebrating OZ blog party :D XXX


  1. Great idea with the embossing folder, sometimes you just don't want to mess about getting the machine out and this makes a great compromise. :-) xx

  2. The second hearts were asking me to touch them, so I did. I closed my eyes and saw and felt the texture. Rich ;-)

  3. what a great and effective way to make a background x

  4. Oh very pretty will have to do this with my sister some time, see what we can come up with.

  5. Fabulous backgrounds. Love them.
    hugs {brenda} xox

  6. Love these hearts Gina! See you tomorrow at the party!

  7. Great the layered hearts, and the sanding really set off the embossed ones. :)