Wednesday, 11 February 2015

Inlaid Hearts with Love


Valentine's Day is just around the corner, so it was so easy to be inspired
 by pink colours and hearts. Apparently I am in a PINK fase at the moment and this is just one of my PINK cards :o)

For my card I have used two different techniques:
First one is inlaid die-cutting which I have used for the hearts in the background. 
The other technique is using Distress Inks and a stencil to make a subtle pattern on the card front. It is not easy to see, but it looks gorgeous IRL. 


The silouette of the man and woman is a die from Norwegian kaBoks. It also comes with a coordinating heart die with scallop edges. 
kaBoks is expanding to the Danish and Swedish market.


I have made the subtle background pattern by adding Distress Ink directly to my stencil. Then giving the stencil a good mist with water thereafter pressing the stencil down on the cardfront and letting it soak up the ink.

With this card I am participating in the following challenges: 

That's all for now. Have a great day.
Pia :o)


Supplies used: 
 

15 comments:

  1. This is simply stunning Pia, and would have been perfect for our challenge, but at Less is More we have a limit of five challenges which may be combined, so sadly your card will not be eligible for prizes or showcasing!
    I do hope that you will join us again!
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
    "Less is More"

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  2. Gorgeous!! Love your distress background. So beautiful!
    love how it contrasts with the focal image.

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  3. Sødt valentines kort - rigtig god ide.

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  4. Pia this is such a stunning card and so sad that you've linked to more challenges than we allow at Less is More. Do hope you'll come along and play again though.
    Sarah
    LIM

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  5. Flot og sødt kort. Og tak for beskrivelsen af hvordan du har lavet baggrunden, det må jeg prøve, det ser godt ud!

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  6. This is wonderful. Love the silhouette, and your inlaid die cut sentiment too. Thanks so much for playing along at CASology this week.

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  7. Pia what a stunning card, if only it was eligible for our challenge :(. As the other LIM ladies said, you can only enter a maximum of five challenges including ours...

    Anne
    Less is More

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  8. What a unique and beautiful design!!! Love the silhouettes within the heart!

    Thanks so much for joining us over at CASology! :)

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  9. Less is more. Jeg liker denne stilen din. Nydelig med paret inni hjertet
    Takk for at du deltar hos Hobbygarasjen.no

    DT Jorunn Elin

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  10. Beautiful, love it. Thank you for playing along with us over at En Liten Butik.

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  11. Vakkert rett og slett!
    Tusen takk for at du bidrar på utfordring hos Scandinavia Paper Fun.
    DT Vibekke

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  12. Stilig bruk av dies og knall farger. Takk for at du deltar hos Scandinavia Paper Fun. Klem fra Rita

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