I am the light…

One Layer Wonder –

Our Digi Design House challenge hostess, Christine, is challenging us to make a project using only one layer.

Now I have to admit, I can’t remember when the last time – if ever – I’ve made a one-layer card.  So suffice it to say this was a HUGE challenge for me.  I don’t have any GinaK cardstock that would allow for the use of copics due to the bleed through.  What to do, oh what to do???  Then I remembered my Prismacolor pencils that I bought before I discovered copics.  OMG!  Can I say fun?  Why do I have these in a drawer collecting dust?

For my card I’m using three of the images from the Seascape set of stamps from Digi Design House.  One of the things I LOVE about digital stamps is I can layout my image prior to printing to make sure everything fits and is to the scale I want – no masking required.

I made the frame on my graphics program and added the sentiment along with the digital stamps – printing it on PTI cardstock.  A few quick swipes of color, a little bit of odorless mineral spirits to blend the colors and the coloring was done in less than 5 minutes.  I added rhinestones as I couldn’t stand to have a flat card, it needed a little bit of dimension.

I hope you’ll join us for our One-Layer challenge, you don’t need to use a DDH image – we’d love to see you use one but it is not required to participate.  I can’t wait to see what you create!  Dee

Other Challenges:

City Crafter Challenge Blog – I’ve been Framed      Truly Scrumptious – Anything Goes

Digi Doodle – Anything Goes     Stamp Something – Something Sentimental

Secret Saturday – Clean & Simple     2 Sisters – Anything Goes

The Spotlight Challenge – Challenge Yourself, try something new

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19 thoughts on “I am the light…

  1. This is wonderful, Love the layout and added frame. Don’t you just love it when you pull out something you haven’t used in a while and fall in love all over again! Great touch with the rhinestones too!

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  2. Francesca says:

    Brilliant card I love the colours and image

    Thanks for joining us at SECRET CRAFTER SATURDAY CHALLENGE
    This week

    Hugs
    Francesca

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  3. Cathy (KraftyKoolKat) says:

    Fabulous. Well done on doing a one layer card. Thank you for joining us at DDSB this week.

    Hugs
    Cathy
    xxxxx

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  4. bridget says:

    Oh My Word this is just perfect for our challenge this week, this is so very elegant,

    Thank You for taking part at Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge: 136 Clean & Simple

    Good luck with the challenge,
    Hugs Bridget 🙂 x.
    SCSC DT

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