Saturday, January 9, 2016

SISTERHOOD OF SNARKY STAMPERS #50 - O is for Old



Hello and welcome snarky peeps! It's a new year and the SISTERHOOD OF SNARKY SISTERS challenge you to make a funny Birthday card! Here's your chance to tell them how you really feel! (But in a loving way. Sorta. Kinda. Hee Hee!) Here's my card:


 ...and the inside:


Sister Lindsey and I had the same idea when thinking of which sentiment stamps to use! LOL! Over last weekend, I tried my hand at the smooshing technique. I made 6 different panels, so you will probably be seeing more of this in my future posts. I found these color charts on the Simon Says Stamp blog, and printed them out. I used combo #10 on my card. I cut a 1/2" section on a diagonal, and adhered using repositional tape, for lining up purposes. Then using my MISTI, I carefully lined up the words, stamped and embossed in white EP. I removed the panels, stamped the happy birthday sentiment then adhered again using foam squares. I used my MISTI on the inside again, only because I needed to stamp the sentiment a few times to get a nice opaque coverage. (See? That's the sentiment Lindsey used. Snarky minds think alike! LOL!)

 I hope you get a chance to play along this fortnight at the Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers! Please do check out what my Sistahs, and our newest guest designer - Cyndi - have created for your viewing pleasure, and leave them some bloggy love! Thanks for visiting, and I hope to see you in the gallery! Have a great day!


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Supplies:
Stamps: Paper Issues - Ahh Real Birthday sentiments, Freaking sentiments, Oh hell no sentiments
Ink: VersaMark; Memento Luxe - Wedding Dress; Memento - Tuxedo Black; Ranger DI - Pine Needles, Iced Spruce, Evergreen Bough, Cracked Pistachio
CS: Bazzill; Darice
Accessories: Avery Elle - Pierced Rectangle die; scrap of acetate; Stampendous - white EP; heat gun; water mister
Adhesives: SA by 3L - 3D foam squares

12 comments:

  1. Oh gosh your "smooshing" layer is gorgeous, love your sentiment. Fab. Job.

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  2. Muahhhhh ha ha ha ha ha those sentiments are PERFECT for the challenge, awesome job sistah!

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  3. Don't you love ink smooshing? Such fun. This panel is beautiful! Totally distracts from how nasty you're being. :D Great idea to use the SSS colour charts, thanks for the tip!

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  4. Great job with the smooshing! I can hardly wait to see more of what you made! Clever little sentiment front and inside!! Thank you for joining us at STB!

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  5. Well as a fellow lover of the smooshing technique, I give this two thumbs way, way up!

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  6. Gorgeously smooshed and deliciously snarky!
    Jane

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  7. Shouldn't you have used a brown color combination to fit the "dirt" and "crap" parts of your card? :P This is pretty tho

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  8. So fun, Chris! I love how you cut away the middle of the card for the sentiment!

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  9. Hilarious! Love it! Terrific layout and water colouring. Thanks for playing along with Seize the Birthday.

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  10. Absolutely love this colour combo, such lovely smooshing and a really fun card.
    Thanks for sharing at Happy Little Stampers, Anita x

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  11. Fabulous card .... love the colours and the words made me smile!! Thanks for playing along at Happy Little Stampers ..... xx

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