Wednesday, October 14, 2015

I Brake For White Washed Flowers

Hi everybody!  Regina here with an easy card using this really fun stamp set.  It is called Ballerina, Flowers and Numbers from I Brake For Stamps.  Here's what it looks like:

This set has so any possibilities!  I am envisioning mixed media projects for the future but today I used the White Wash Technique. I used the stamp with the flowers, script and dots, the butterfly and the love infinity stamp.  I love how it turned out!  

I used these supplies and that is what it looks like white washed. Then I watercolored with the Fired Brick ink.

I embossed the flowers with white embossing powder, took a water brush and used white pigment ink to water color the flowers to give them the 'white wash' look.  Let this dry or heat dry.  Then I just used some Fired Brick distress ink with water to give the flowers a soft color.  I had originally embossed the script white too but I decided I wanted the script part black so I masked off the flowers, stamped in black and fussy cut the flowers out that I had embossed white and used pop dots to give it some height next to the script.  I embossed the small butterfly with black ink and clear embossing powder and used a little of the Fired Brick distress ink to coordinate with the flowers and used pop dots with it also.  I stamped the love infinity symbol stamp at the bottom and used some black glitter enamel dots on each side.  I used a distress tool to distress the edges of the black and kraft card stock.  Finally, I used clear Wink of Stella on the butterfly.  

 I'll be using this set more in the future to show you different ways to use it.


  • I Brake For Stamps stamp set called Ballerina, Flowers and Numbers
  • Recollections 110# White Card Stock for base
  • Gina K Designs Black Onyx and Kraft Card Stock
  • Tim Holtz Fired Brick Distress Ink
  • Close To My Heart White Daisy Pigment Ink
  • Versamark Ink
  • Versafine Onyx Black
  • Recollections white embossing powder in Snow
  • Stampendous Clear Detail Fine Embossing Powder
  • Water Brush
  • Tim Holtz Distress Tool
  • Pop Dots
  • Tombo Dot Runner Mono Adhesive
  • Virginia Turtle Black Glitter Enamel Dots
  • Wink of Stella Clear Glitter Brush Pen

Thanks for stopping by and have a great day!!

Regina - I Brake For Stamps Design Team Member

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