21 March 2013
The latest release from Darkroom Door includes a couple of sets of stamps with iconic images of Sydney. I made some cards with the Sydney Vol 2 set.
I had a go at stamping the images onto acetate - fortunately the acetate gods were smiling, and I got perfect impressions :) Of course, I did make sure my acetate was perfectly clean of fingerprints (used window cleaner), and my StazOn ink pad was freshly re-inked.
I then put the images behind the Regal Frame, and mounted it over some dictionary page. I stamped Stone background on the card front, and adhered the frame onto this.
I added some colour using Distress Inks. Each of the cards was finished off with a little image from Sydney Filmstip Vol 2, and a title from Sydney Wordstrip. The extra little images in the set - the postmarks etc came in handy for the background on the dictionary page and for adding some detail to the Filmstrip images.
Here's the Harbour Bridge card, with a touch of added colour:
"Opera" and "bridge". Won't the recipient of the card feel clever for discovering that?!? Of course, it may need to be pointed out to some ;)
Thanks for looking - I hope you're finding the creative team projects as inspiring as I am!
Sydney Vol 2 Stamp Set Projects
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