Time for a little remedy after all the excesses of Christmas and New Year. The challenge at The Paper Players is to feature the chalkboard technique on your card:
While I was browsing Paper Playful's site for any other challenges I could enter this card into, I found this one, The Male Room, which is new to me:
And this week their challenge happens to be to make a GET WELL SOON CARD.
All the stamps I used come from the Andy Skinner Retro set. For the background I stamped the images in Distress Ink (can't remember now whether it was Antique Linen or Scattered Straw) and smudged over it straight away to blur the images, then stencilled some Tim Holtz stars over the top using Brushed Corduroy. For the centre panel I stamped the image with Versamark and white embossed, then smudged some white pigment ink over, and mounted the piece onto kraft card, then added some twine.