Tuesday, 9 September 2014

One-Layer Simplicity....Simple Stamping

Simple Stamping.  You gotta love it when you can pull out some stamps, ink and paper and make a simple card that is also easy to mail.  This month at One-Layer Simplicity our theme is HIP TO BE SQUARE; use a square on your card. 
I haven't made a collage card for awhile so I grabbed some stamps and some Distress inks and started stamping.  This is what I ended up with....random circles and splatters pulled together with the sharp edges of the squares.  The sentiment is from Rubbernecker which I stamped in black Memento ink. 
The nice thing about this card is that it would work for man or woman.

Also adding my card to these challenges:
 
Simon Says- ANYTHING GOES BIRTHDAY
Simply Create Too- SOMETHING NEW (mine is the sentiment)
CASology- THREE

Thanks so much for coming by and taking a look.
Supplies:  stamps- Rubbernecker, PTI, Inkadinkadoo/ Distress ink/ Memento bl/ enamel dots

19 comments:

  1. I like this. I think the square is sadly underused. Fab card

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  2. I loved the fun mix of circles n squares ! The mixed font looks fab !

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  3. Love how you've mixed grunge circles and square frames, Karen - very edgy!

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  4. Hi Karen
    Another fabulous card.... Love the sentiment... I placed my order yesterday....lovely sentiments and a good price....
    Hugs Sylvie xx

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  5. Love this fun design Karen. Loll xx

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  6. I love how you have stamped the squares over the circles - I would never have thought of doing that but it looks so cool! You could also enter this at CASology which has the cue card three this week as your sentiment has 3 words and is accented by those 3 enamel dots :)

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  7. Love the movement on this and the contrast of the round curves and straight lines!

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  8. Very cute design! Thanks so much for playing along with the STAMPtember® Challenge on the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog!

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  9. This is a really cool card ;)))
    Greetings from Germany Elisabeth

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  10. What a fabulous card!! Love it!! Thanks for joining us at “Simply Create Too”, hope to see you next time again.

    DT-Member SCT
    Gerda
    http://cardscreations.blogspot.com

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  11. Ooooh Love this!!! Thanks for joining us at CASology Karen, a pleasure to have you join us this week!!!

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  12. what a fun and artistic use of squares, love your card

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  13. Karen: What a great card. Glad you joined in our Simply Create Too Challenge #69 - "Show Us Something New" [& thanks for telling us what 'new' you used]. Please come back by to see our new challenge tomorrow, Friday.


    Diane
    Simply Create Too Design Team
    http://DianesDigitalDesigns.blogspot.com

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  14. Love your fabulous collage, Karen! Great stamping and that sentiment is fabulous! Thanks for playing along with CASology this week!

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  15. Karen, this one layer beauty has it all! Movement, interest, beautiful colors...and a beautiful sentiment! Thanks for joining us at CASology this week!

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  16. Fabulous card, love the colours.
    Elaine

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  17. Great card. Everything about it works so well. Must have a look at some more of your cards. Karen x

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