Thursday, May 11, 2017

Moon and Stars Card (LMMS Inspiration)


Hi everyone! :o)

It's Little Miss Muffet Stamps Inspiration Week and I made this CAS (clean and simple),  one layer, Moon and Stars Card. :o)


My card is a CASE of my own card that I shared three weeks ago: Shoot for the Moon Card II. I went with same design and layout, same color scheme, but I used different sentiments (digital stamps).

For my today's card I used beautiful LMM's Forgotten Scraps 'Second Star to the Right Sentiment' digital stamp. I love it!! :o)

I already had a layout template saved on my computer. I changed the image and printed it out directly on a card base, for which I used a white cardstock paper. To prevent ink smearing, I left the image dry couple hours. 

I mixed a Distress Ink Hickory Smoke with a lot of water and used that for shading. When I was satisfied with shades, I masked the Moon and splattered card front with Distress Ink Hickory Smoke mixed with water. I dried splatters using Heat It Tool. Then I watercolored the Moon. I used Distress Inks Mustard Seed and Fossilized Amber.

Lastly, I coated the Moon with Clear Wink of Stella and glued two black star stickers on the card, which look same as stars on the image, and my card was finished. :o)

I like this "negative" night sky look and will definitely use this design AGAIN using other stars and Moon images I have. :o)


Card dimensions: 95 mm x 127 mm (3 3/4" x 5")

List of supplies:
  • LMM's Forgotten Scraps 'Shoot for the Moon Sentiment' digital stamp
  • white cardstock paper
  • Tim's Holtz Distress Inks
    • Mustard Seed
    • Fossilized Amber
    • Hickory Smoke
  • star stickers
  • ZIG Wink of Stella Brush (Gl. Clear 999)
  • Fiskars High Precision Personal Paper Trimmer
  • bone folder
  • printer
  • Marabu fine rounded paint brush no. #0
  • Ranger Heat It Craft Tool (for drying)
  • water
  • paper towels
  • paper scraps (for masking)

I hope you liked my today's card and got inspired. For more inspiration, stop by the LMMS Challenge Blog. There's still time to join us in our current Challenge #162 - Anything Goes. There is a prize for one lucky winner: $10.00 Gift Voucher to the LMMS shop. We like to select couple other projects to highlight as well. :o)


I'm entering my card to following challenges:
Note: bold text and challengbadge (if any) are direct links to the current challenge and blog badge (if any) is a direct link to blog or challenge home page.

1) Addicted to CAS, Challenge #110 - Grunge

2) Addicted to Stamps and More, Challenge #241 - Anything Goes
This is my 1st entry to this challenge.

3) Less is More, Colour Challenge, #327 - Grey / Yellow


Thank you for stopping by and your kind feedback. Enjoy and smile! :o)


Milka

14 comments:

  1. Another so cute CAS with your design!

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  2. Wow, I totally love this! So different and a fabulous contemporary yet magical feel. The sentiment is awesome! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Less is More :)

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  3. Lovely card, Milka. I love the simplicity of it. And a great CASE of your own card too. Thank you for joining us at LIM.

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  4. Such a terrific design. Thanks for sharing at Less is More!

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  5. tale je pa perfektna, čisto po mojem okusu!

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  6. Wonderful CAS design! Awesome. Thank you for sharing your card with ATSM!

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