Words To Live By – Visible Image Stamps

Good Evening! Hope you have had a good start to the new week.

Kicking off another week of amazing Design Team inspiration, here’s Kim Bacon…

Oh what a glorious weekend it has been! Sun, sea and sand by the bucket load, thank you Mr Weather!

Today I am showcasing a collection of cards I made using only Visible Image stamps. I wanted to make a group of cards suitable to be given as a gift set and so I set about making several background papers first.

In my palette there was a lot of blue/green/purple Brusho paint which needed using up. I looked in my envelope drawer and found some blue envelopes which were the right size for my plans.

I don’t often use white embossing powder but with the intense colour of the background paper I ended up with it seemed the perfect one to use.

Listen to your HEART - Visible Image stamps - Kim Bacon

For those that know how good Visible Image stamps are I don’t need to tell you how deeply etched they are, how perfectly they stamp every time and just what fab designs there are!

For those of you who are new to Visible Image, er, just re-read the above!

Love yourself - Visible Image stamps - Kim Bacon

As I said, I started by  making the background papers. I had great fun smooshing colour over some good quality white card stock. I use Brusho powder as a wet paint and just leave it to dry.

Trust Your Instincts - Visible Image stamps - Kim Bacon

Next I used a dark blue ink to add the circles from the Universal set all over but not overlapping. Once this was completely dry I started adding the white embossed dotty-circles, again from the Universal set and also the larger one from the Plasma set.

Just Be Happy - Visible Image stamps - Kim Bacon

The sentiments, which are from the Express Yourself range, were stamped onto card with none of the extra stamping on. It allows the words to stand while still being a perfect colour match.

Visible Image stamps - Inspirational quotes - scribbled circles - Kim Bacon

All the elements were cut and mounted onto white card before being added to the blue card bases. The sentiment pieces were mounted using a dimensional glue to raise them from the page.

I know this is a stamp heavy project, but if you have these sets not only do you get great value for money, but you can also create a huge number of projects using different combinations of the stamps!

Visible Image No Regrets stamp set

Visible Image Be Happy stamp set

Visible-Image-Plasma-background-stamps-519x389 Visible-Image-Universal-background-stamps-519x389

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See you next week for another Marvellous Monday and in the mean time enjoy your week, get crafty and show us what you have been up to!

Happy Days!  Kim 

Loving these cards! So inspirational and Kim’s backgrounds are awesome!

You’ll find all our NEW Releases HERE! Including our stunning Christmas stamps and more brilliant words.

We’ll see you here tomorrow with something new from Sue 🙂

Mark & Helen xx

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