Friday, June 12, 2009

Stampin Up In Colors 2009/2010

My favorite quick rubber stamp technique is Spotlight or Spotlighting. I used a few of the new "In Colors" from the 2009/2010 Stampin' Up catalog (soon to be released) for this sample.

The second technique used on this card is dyed ribbon. I *love* Stampin' Up's white Grosgrain Ribbon. With this ribbon and a little reinker/water combo you can have any color ribbon you want. Gotta love that! You can make your ribbon lighter, darker or anywhere in between. For this batch of ribbon I used 5 drops of melon mambo reinker to 20 drops of water. Nice! It's a nice way for me to know my ribbon matches without worry.

Stamps: Upsy Daisy
Ink: Melon Mambo, Crushed Curry, Soft Suede
Paper: Melon Mambo, Crushed Curry, Soft Suede

Technique: Spotlight, dyed ribbon

Happy stamping!

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