Monday, June 12, 2017

Heart Mandala

Here's a card using Simon's brand spankin' new Heart Mandala stencil from their Cherished Collection........I bought it because I love lace, and there are hearts in it!

Heart Mandala

supplies: white cardstock, vellum, Simon's Heart Mandala stencil, broken china distress oxide ink, Simon's Thankful Heart sentiment, VersaFine onyx black and Simon clear embossing powder, Simon's Stitched Circle die, white pearls

I first dry embossed the stencil, then inked through it with my favorite color of the new distress oxides.  The sentiment was heat embossed on vellum, then cut into a circle, and the glue was covered with pearls to hide any residue (but there really wasn't any that I could see).  I liked the way the pearls looked with the lace, so I added some smaller ones, following the design.

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6 comments:

  1. Gorgeous mandala, Lin, and I love all the pearls!!

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  2. Goodness, what a beauty! Must add this one to my wish list, Jo x

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  3. This is stunning Lin - the embossed stencil gives the inking just another level of stunning!! The pearls are the perfect accent
    Blessings
    Maxine

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  4. Wow, Lin, this is gorgeous, and I love the stencil design with the beautiful shade of blue!! We sure love our blues, don't we? :) And I love the pearls as accents and love the sentiment in vellum. You sure are an enabler! Hehe! Hugs! xoxo

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  5. So pretty Lin, and that shade of blue is gorgeous.

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