Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Anything Is Possible!

The Stampin' Sisters in Christ challenge this week was inspired by the bible verse from Isaiah 64:6..."But we are all as an unclean thing, and all our righteousness as filthy rags; and we all do fade as a leaf; and our iniquities, like the wind, have taken us away." The challenge is to use distressing or sponge the edges of your card/project to give it a vintage or distressed look.

I must admit that this is a technique I don't use very often but that's the great thing about a makes us step outside our comfort zone and try something new. I sponged Tim Holtz Distress Inks on the edges of all my paper in my card to give it a vintage feel. What do you think?

Supplies:- Stamps - Delightful Little Things and Because Of You by Ippity
Gina K luxury cardstock
Jim Holtz distress ink
Patterned paper by October Afternoon
SU ink
SU markers
Foam Dots


  1. This is fabulous. Love the beautiful colors of this design paper.

  2. Gorgeous card and great sponging!

  3. OMGoodness this is so lovely!

  4. Just beautiful Christy. Love the vintage look. So pretty.

  5. Lovin the colors and how it looks antique! Great design!

  6. I think it is very pretty and you did a fine job on the vintage look! I like your paper choices, very antique looking. Thank you for participating this week in the Stampin' Sisters in Christ challenge.

  7. Great vintage look!!! I love that DP and ytour design. Thank you so much for sharing your art this week with us at Stampin' Sisters in Christ Challenges.

  8. Beautiful card, love the colours and the textured look of the papers