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31 Oct 2012

WMS Preview Day Two-Compliments of the Season 2

.......and Vintage Christmas Background! - I couldn't fit that all in my title lol!

We have another fabulously large backgrounder being previewed today!

Sometimes, with a large stamp, it is difficult to get a great impression...

This is how I ink up a large backgrounder -

- I inked up the stamp - without taking it off of the plastic backing

- I laid my Rustic Cream cardstock on top of the stamp and laid a piece of scrap paper over top of that,

- with my hand, smoothed the whole thing over top. 

When I peeled it off of the stamp - this is the look that I got - FULL coverage and a delightful imprint! 




I paired it up with a couple of Red Velvet bags from Pouch Mart - adding a white felt die-cut Poinsetta edged in gold glitter!

My card features a red poinsettia with a red sentiment trimmed with gold sticky back gems!



For my second project today, I had a shaker ornament that was laying around and decided to see what I could do with it.

I stamped up one of the sentiments from Compliments of the Season 2 with Versamark and using silver fine detail embossing powder, I embossed the sentiment.

Then I inserted it into the shaker ornament, and along with some ribbon, lace and clear sticky back gems- so pretty!



Thank you for joining me today - here are the other WMS Designers who are showcasing these sets today!

Bonnie Sharp (you are here)

16 comments:

  1. OMG how fun is this?! I love it all!

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  2. Love this background stamps. Stunning. Caroline xxx

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  3. Beautiful card Bonnie, I love that background pattern, and I just adore your snow globe! A gorgeous Christmas knick knack!

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  4. Gorgeous samples and I LOVE the snow globe!!

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  5. Wow, Bonnie - these two projects are incredible. I adore your little rhinestone horseshoe and the focus on that beautiful background. I was totally amazed at your snow globe. What a creative use of this stamp and such a lovely piece of home decor it will make. Fabulous job on both of these creative projects!

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  6. Bonnie I love your card and snowglobe! Wow! So much beauty in that background stamp and the snow globe is fun with that pretty sentiment! Gorgeous!

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  7. I love this beautiful background stamp done in red Bonnie! It looks so lovely with the poinsettia and kraft paper - and your shaker snowglobe is wonderful!

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  8. That snow globe is amazing!

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  9. Love the snow globe - such fun! The background stamp is just fab and I think your card is super! Such a fun sentiment too!

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  10. Oh I love that poinsettia ensemble! The background stamped in red is so festive...love the horseshoe! I didn't even think to use it with the Western sentiments, looks so awesome. And that snowglobe! Who knew you could put stamped images in there...LOVE!

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  11. the card and snow globe are great. love the pointsettias.

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  12. Love the card and the snow globe--awesome.

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  13. Outstanding, Bonnie! I love how you die cut a window for your sentiment from your first card, and the little gift bags are such a perfect compliment. Your shaker is just amazing! What a beautiful gift. Love how you created this!

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  14. This is such a great post today Bonnie...love the snow globe and wonder where you found it? I did a google search and didn't see anything like it!

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  15. So very clever, I know your snow globe! Bonnie, love your out of the box thinking!!

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  16. Gorgeous!!
    Love that background with that sentiment...
    perfect!
    And with the poinsettia and horseshoe...
    eeekkkk!!!
    And that snowglobe!
    How utterly fabulous!!
    What a great gift that would be! :)

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