Monday, March 17, 2014

Reverse Masking Background Video



Good morning!

This video demonstrates a reverse masking sponged background using my Branching Out set with the new Shabby Spring StampTV kit.  You will love the versatility and ease of this dramatic technique for your clean and simple projects.  The bird image nests perfectly into the frame stamp’s branches.    

Supplies Used: 
Gina K. Designs Branching Out stamp set, Shabby SpringStampTV Kit
Gina K Pure Luxury Wild Orchid, Charcoal Brown, and White cardstock
Gina K, Charcoal Brown and Sweet Mango pads, Memento Lilac Posies
Sponge daubers, adhesiveSponge daubers, adhesive (permanent for assembling card, and removable for using with the mask, I used Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L EZ Dots Repositionable), orange marker, white gel pen

Wild Orchid top fold base 4 ¼” x 8 ½”, scored at 5 ½”
Charcoal Brown mat: 3 7/8” x 5 1/8”
White mat: 3 ¾” x 5”

Please enjoy!

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Have a terrific day!

4 comments:

Becky said...

wow, this is gorgeous. Wonderful background.

Melanie said...

Thank you, Becky, I hope you got to see the video! it showed it was embedded but then didn't have it when it posted. I added it back in. :)

Nana Griffin said...

What a lovely card and way to use the new stv kit. Love that you used images from one of your sets with it. Hope to be getting my kit soon and I already have Branching Out so I will be set to give this a try.

scrappinmommom said...

Thanks Melanie, you are such an inspiration. You make things so elegant but easy. I have your Branching Out kit but will have to wait on the new stv kit. Anxious to try the technique.