Monday, September 23, 2019

Text Backgrounds

Hello friends! It's my turn to share a Pick of the Week post with you over on The House That Stamps Built.  Lately I've been experimenting with creating text backgrounds, so I thought I'd share this fun autumn version with you today.

For more photos and a  20% off discount code on the stamps I used today: Visit today's post on the Repeat Impression Blog. 

Supplies and tools:
  • Repeat Impressions Stamps:
  • Canson Mixed Media Paper
  • Canson Watercolor Paper
  • Pumpkins #2 (Sizzix Bigz Die)
  • Fall Foliage Thinlits (Sizzix - Tim Holtz)
  • Farm Fence Die (Honeybee Stamps)
  • Picket Fence Distress Stain (Ranger)
  • Walnut Stain Distress Ink (Ranger)
  • These colors of Distress Oxide (Ranger):
    • Picked Raspberry
    • Dusty Concord
    • Squeezed Lemonade
    • Wild Honey
    • Peeled Paint
    • Black Soot

This post linked to:
Double D Challenge - Focus on the Sentiment
Krafty Chicks - Thank You
Word Art Wednesday - Anything goes
The Paper Funday - Photo Inspiration


Mary Anne / MA54K said...

The pops of pink and purple look amazing!

Vicki said...

This is spectacular, Esther! Love the vibrant color of the background leaves. Beautiful! Thanks for joining the Double D, "Sentiment" Challenge!

Conniecrafter said...

neat text background, love the way you dirty up the fence and love the coloring of the pumpkin!

Scrapper69 said...

So Pretty! Beautiful colors!


Darlene said...

What a clever card Esther! LOVE IT! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D ‘FOCUS ON THE SENTIMENT’ challenge! Good Luck and we hope you’ll come back often.

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Barbara said...

Absolutely the most creative way to focus on the sentiment. What a colorful fall card. Thanks for joining in the fun at Double D Challenge,”Focus on the sentiment.”
Barbara DT

Heidi MyLittleStampingBlog said...

Very cool card! It looks like you put tons of work into it. Great idea with the text background.

Little Birdie Blessings said...

What a great fall card Esther. I really like the text background. Your cards are always stunning. Thanks for sharing with us. ~ Abby

Nance said...

This is beautiful, Esther! I love that background! Glad you played this week with us! xx

Donna Walls said...

Lovely design and technique that I must try this season! Thanks for playing along with us at The Paper Funday Challenges. Donna - DT Member