Friday, March 18, 2022

Blue Knight - Bark Background

Fridays are special days - who doesn't love TGIF, right? But here on my blog Fridays are also special because they are the day I get to post as a design team member for Blue Knight Rubber Stamps.

I used the new Bark Background stamp set today.

You can check out the stamp set in the Blue Knight Rubber Stamps store - HERE.

This really is an amazing stamp - I have seen some amazing cards made by my fellow design team members. I fear I've failed with it, as I don't like either one of my cards... so please don't judge this stamp by me. Oh... and if you get a chance check out the cards where they turned it on its side and colored it in blue tones - for WATER. WOW! That's what I call creative!

But I digress. Back to my attempts.

Card #1


I love the bark - with some distress inks blended on. It looks so rich. I added some bees from the Blue Knight Rubber Stamps Sunflower Sunshine stamp set and a simple sentiment from the Blue Knight Rubber Stamps Clever Fox stamp set.



Card #2


I tried to create some visual interest by adding the Blue Knight Sweet Adelyn stamp onto the bark, in triangular pieces. I really don't think it worked out the way I'd envisioned, but sometimes a person just needs to try. Right?




I think it's amazing to see how one stamp looks so different depending on how it's used. 

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You can find each of today's featured stamps HERE, at the Blue Knight Rubber Stamps web store.

And... don't forget to join us at the Fan Group and YouTube Channel:
Fans of Blue Knight Rubber Stamps (Facebook group) is HERE
and the Blue Knight Rubber Stamps YouTube Channel is HERE

Jeanette Cloyd, Design Team Member

Thanks for stopping by my blog today!

1 comment:

  1. What a stunning background Jeanette.... and don't be too hardon yourself as the cards are both pretty - the second one in particular
    Blessings
    Maxine

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