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Wednesday, 29 November 2017

Heart of Christmas - week 27 Final week!


For the last Heart of Christmas blog hop I have a card to show you which uses the Salted Background technique.
It’s as simple as applying a colour wash to watercolour paper,  and while it’s still wet sprinkle cooking salt lightly over the top. Allow to dry and brush off the excess salt.
The card was finished with one of the dies from Hometown Greeting edgelit dies. The greeting comes from the coordinating stamp set called Hearts Come Home.

 To see the rest of this weeks participants head over to Claire Daly’s blog.

Happy Stampin,
Rachel
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6 comments:

  1. This technique looks amazing as a Christmas sky Rach. I must give it a try! Thankyou for participating in the Heart of Christmas the last 27 weeks. We have enjoyed seeing your beautiful creations each week.

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  2. What a gorgeous background, Rachel. Love those colours and the other elements really pop against it.

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  3. That is one very striking background, Rachel, love it!

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  4. Ooh, this is lovely, Rachel! The background is fabulous, and works so well with the dies.

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  5. Wow, love your card Rachel, the colour back ground is gorgeous xx

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  6. I've never heard of this technique Rachel and it is so effective. You've created a lovely card!

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