Sunday, 22 January 2017

Triple Layer - no stamping

This is the second Triple Layer card I've made this week.  Di, of Pixie's Crafty Workshop, left me a comment on the Triple Layer Stamped card I posted yesterday, to say that she had made a post using this technique, but with patterned paper.  A few minutes on Google resulted in me finding the instructions on Di's post HERE.  I decided to make a square card this time using this ' new to me' technique.

The white base card is 7" square.  The patterned paper is from an old 8 x 8 paper stack I bought for £1 at a craft fair.  The yellow circle is die cut with a MB 'Stitched  Circle' die and the pink die cut is a NBUS - MB 'Amana Circle'.  I bought the Amana Circle die a couple of years ago in a 60% off sale and it seemed too good a bargain not to pop in my basket.  I had no idea what I was going to do with it, which is why it's been sat in my box of dies, unused, until now.  It always seemed the wrong size for the project I was working on.  As Darnell has her NBUS #8 Challenge still open, I'll be popping over to her blog to link up my third card this week.  If you haven't joined in the challenge yet, Challenge #8 ends soon, but there are two new NBUS Challenges coming.  The first one starts tomorrow, so visit Darnell's blog to find out all about it.

I am joining in the following challenges:

17 comments:

  1. Absolutely gorgeous!! The papers are beautiful!! I love the no stamping, triple stamping technique!! Have a great day!! Big hugs :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  2. Hi Liz this is lovely. The current challenge at Cardz 4 Guyz is for this technique but has not proved very popular. Must have been too much of a challenge!

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    1. Hi Sue. I saw the Cardz 4 Guyz challenge was a Triple Layer card, but I couldn't find suitable masculine papers or stamps which I thought would work. :-( The technique is easier than it looks. xx

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  3. Another beautiful card with this technique, and the DP looks great for it!The Amana circle looks great with the sentiment inside!

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  4. Squeal! Oh I'm so happy your tried this Liz - great result! And well done on finding my long winded instructions as well :)

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  5. Thanks to you and Di for explaining this technique and the finished result is extremely pretty Liz. I love your circle motif with the sentiment too. x

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  6. How fun! This is gorgeous Liz. Thanks for the inspiration!

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  7. A fantastic card Liz, looking at this card I can see lots of cards being made like this using up off cuts of patterned papers.

    Sue xx

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  8. That's such a pretty card Liz and a great way to use patterned paper. I've been trying to figure out ways of how to use some of that old stash so huge thanks for the idea x

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  9. Wonderful! I like the card and I like the colours.
    Ilse (thera)

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  10. Hi Liz,
    what a very wonderful card, and such a great technique.
    The layers are very pretty abd colourful.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

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  11. Another lovely card Liz, I really like this technique!
    Janice x

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  12. I think this is the first time I've seen this technique done with designer paper and I like it!

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  13. It works so well with paper Liz. A very pretty card. Barbxx

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  14. Beautiful card, Liz! Love the technique & pretty paper you used!

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