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Peachy Keen Guest Designer Day 4

Hello, once again! I am nearing the end of my guest designer spot of at Peachy Keen Stamps, and it is making me just a little depressed. But you know what helps me feel better? More Valentine's projects!!
The card I made for today showcases the stamp set that I will be giving away at the end of my stint here, Valetine Cupids. I am in love with every one of the sayings that Kathy has put into this set, and come on, the mice are simply adorable!
For the heart background paper, I stamped the heart outlines from the set in Versamark then heat embossed them with clear embossing powder. I then took my Tea Dye, Vintage Photo and Walnut Stain Distress Inks and blended them over the paper. The clear embossing acts as a resist, so that the true colors from the background paper stay true.
I then used the Tea Dye and Vintage Photo Distress Inks again on the cardstock paper that I stamped my image on and blended them. I stamped the mouse using the Walnut Stain ink, and used my Copics to color ink bits and pieces of the mouse, and popped up the sentiment.

I hope you enjoyed today's card and will see you back here for my last day tomorrow. Don't forget to leave a comment here and at the Peachy Keen blog for your chance to win a set of the Valentine Cupids. On Saturday morning I will edit this post and announce the winner.

Card Recipe
Stamps: Peachy Keen Stamps {Valentine Cupids}
Patterned Paper: Sassafras Lass
Ink: Tim Holtz Distress Ink
Markers: Copic
Embossing Powder: Close to My Heart {Clear}

Comments

  1. What fun to be a designer for PK. I can see why you are depressed!! Love the card!

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  2. What a cute image. Love what you did with the card. TFS
    Debbie
    http://craftywizard.blogspot.com
    debbie_craine at hot mail dot com

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  3. Like the clear embossing idea. Very cut card. I'll be watching my mailbox. lol

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  4. Your card is just too cute. Love the little mouse.

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  5. Too cute! Too cute! Loving that sweet little mouse! Definitely have you on my "check daily" list! Thanks for all your inspiration!
    Tanya
    thomfam@inreach.com

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  6. That mouse looks so happy - how can you help but smile!?!?!?

    housesbuiltofcards@gmail.com

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  7. Very cute!!! Love the twist of vintage to it!!! Adorable! TFS
    hugs,
    joni

    arcocha at yahoo dot com

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  8. The card is put together well. It all works . DawnRI
    abosoffit@hotmail.com

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  9. Nice!

    pookie
    moonqueen69@yahoo.com

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  10. Adorable card-I will be scraplifting your idea to bend the edges, I thought that was a cute and simple technique-thanks for sharing!

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  11. Really cute little card, love the effect of the embossing you did on the background.
    Kim xXx

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  12. I love the colors of this. And the mouse is so cute. Great job. TFS.
    Hugs,
    Melissa D
    mkds312@hotmail.com
    www.sleeplesswonder.blogspot.com

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  13. Very nice, love the way the colors came out!! TFS Cathryn67 <3

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  14. So adorable! This is the cutest little mouse. Lovin' all you projects this week!

    Hugs,
    Saundra :)
    Luvscrappingtogether@gmail.com

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  15. I love this cute little mouse!
    ra6352 (at) gmail (dot) com

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  16. Awesome techniques and they have an incredible effect!!!! You are so talented!!! Hugs- Glora

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  17. this is super cute!! Love the muted colors!!
    reissfam10 at aol dot com

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  18. I am in love with distress inks. I use them for so much. Now that i have some more colors of it i have actually started painting with them as well. Soooo much fun. But if it isnt on watercolorpaper then i might struggle some with the blending =)
    Love your mouse so much, and the distress inking is amazing =)

    Hugs from Lilli =)
    l.a.nikolaisen at gmail dot com
    www.crazycardmaker.blogspot.com

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  19. That is the cutest mouse. I just love all your Valentines projects!!!

    Ashley
    ScrappinAsh at gmail dot com

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  20. I really like the distress look! Lovin' all your projects. Thanks for sharing your great talent :)

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  21. All I can say is CUTE!
    amywooten2010 at gmail dot com

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