Monday, June 8, 2015

San Francisco Cityscape


Frantic Stamper has a new die out called San Francisco Cityscape.  This is what the die looks like:


I decided to not use the bridge on this card because I wanted to focus on the skyline in order to get the shadow in the water.  I used the bridge on another card which I will show tomorrow.

For the bottom part of the background which is supposed to be the water but looks more like clouds in the sky, I dragged a Tumbled Glass distress ink dauber (the kind that is filled with the liquid ink and has a sponge top to it) across a sheet of glossy photo paper then filled in the white areas with a Wink of Stella pen.   I should have used a black ink finger dauber instead of the Wink of Stella to create a darker look to it.

The top portion is plain white cardstock and I used Stormy Sky, Spun Sugar and a little Spiced Marmalade all blended on to the paper with a blending tool.

If you want to see all the cards made by the Frantic Stamper design team, you can check them out here on Pinterest :
https://www.pinterest.com/franticstamperi/frantic-stamper-precision-dies/

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2 comments:

  1. OMG!! This is an AWESOME CARD!! (Well, ALL of your cards and projects ARE AWESOME!!) Could you please, please, PU-LEASE (smile) provide tips for creating your background!!?? This is SO COOL!!

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  2. Beautiful card! Love the San Fran cityscape! My son and dil live there! They would love this card! Thanks for sharing!

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