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Im here for you...shadow stamped card

Good morning everyone, hope you are well :-) I am here with a card using the technique I accidently came across when I started making CAS cards. I was stamping directly onto a card blank but made a mistake and stamped over an image but slightly off centre-but I have found it to be really effective at making the image pop so it has become my favourite technique! I used Stampin Up stamp sets which I stamped with Memento ink in a baby blue first then slightly off centre in the teal to create my shadow and body to the image. I cut round the image with a nestie and paired with a Tim Holtz cardstock mat. I then added a panel of Capsule collection paper by Papermania and used a stampin up greeting on foam pads which I had placed on a stamped and die cut panel. I then added three complimenting gems in the opposite corner.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
ABC Challenge: Open
Card and Scrap: Use Flowers
Country View Challenges: Die Cuts
House of Gilli: Your fave colour combo
Sparkles Monthly Challenge: Monochromatic
Make it Monday: Anything Goes
Make My Monday: CAS Flowers
Paper Playtime: Anything Goes

Thank you for looking and for all your lovely comments :-)

Comments

  1. I love this card Elaine so elegant xx Jan

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  2. Waw love the simplicity of your card. Thank you for joining us at ABC Challenge. hugs! Mojca

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  3. On my blog I have a giveaway!
    Maybe you're interested!

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  4. Your card is beautiful. I cannot see the shadow in this pix.....wish I could see it better cause my mistakes never turn out this good. lol Love the tone on tone.

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  5. Beautiful card Elaine, love the image it is fabulous.

    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  6. Beautiful card,I love your technique. Thanks for sharing with us at Make My Monday this week
    Rosie x

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  7. This is stunning Elaine, beautiful card.
    C xx

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  8. Love the card, great colours and super image hugs Txx

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  9. Super image, lovely colours, great card
    xx

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  10. Wow, this is so beautiful Elaine. Wonderful colour and detail.
    Laine
    xx

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  11. Such a beautiful card. Love the stamp and love the color xx

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  12. Wow absolutely stunning & an amazing colour xxxx

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  13. Just beautiful, so very elegant. Thanks for joining us at The ABC Challenge this time and hope you join us again. Take care, Ann-Marie xxx

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  14. A lovely card, great sentiment. Thanks for joining us at Country View Challenges this month. Chris xxx

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  15. so beautiful Elaine.gorgeous stamp and design :D

    xx coops xx

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  16. What a beautiful accident xx I wish mine looked this good hee hee xx

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  17. Fabulous card...I love the image and design.
    Hugz, Lorraine xx

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  18. very pretty and delicate, jenx

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  19. Your card is gorgeous - very elegant.

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  20. Sweet sweeter.... Loved the simplicity... Thanks for sharing at Card and scrap. Maria

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  21. Wauww.. so beutiful and lovely colours ! Thank you for joining us at Card and scrap..
    Hjørdis DT :0)

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