Saturday, January 7

hey there ombre...

I love doing these challenges!
Mostly I like Autumn colors for ombre but I thought I would try this as it reminded me of the dark brown in my trees with the blue sky and the snow.

Less is More Challenge...Ombre 
 I started with a white card stock base card and stamped the tree and verse from Stampers Anonymous "Evidence of Art" using StazOn timber brown ink.
Now for the ombre in a different way.
I have JudiKins color dusters that I love using for a soft look.
Using Adirondack stonewashed ink and the duster, I kept brushing the color back and forth until it built up to that ombre effect.

What a fun way to make a quick and easy card.

10 comments:

lynda said...

Love this tree stamp. Looks black in the pic.

Sundaystamper said...

My regular camera is broken. Thing one doesn't show the colors as well!

Susan said...

What a terrific design. Thanks for sharing at Less is More!

Sundaystamper said...

My daughter-in-law loves this tree design and I was amazed to find it in stamp form!

Sazzle Dazzle said...

Fabulous use of ombre to create your BG against the droopy tree.
Happy New Year and thanks for playing with us at Less is More this week. Sarah x

Sundaystamper said...

Happy New Year to you as well!!!

Jen Nelson said...

fab inky background. thanks for joining us at less is more this week. Jen xx

Sundaystamper said...

Love my adirondack inks! Glad you liked it!

Neets B said...

What a gorgeous tree stamp. Work wonderfully with your ombre sky.
Thanks so much for sharing with us at Less is More, Anita x

Sundaystamper said...

Thank you Anita!