June 13, 2017
Altenew Tool Box Father's Day Card

Altenew Tool Box Pop Up Father’s Day Card

May 4, 2017
Double Z Fold Bouquet Mother's Day Card

Mother’s Day Series: Double Z Fold Bouquet Card

March 18, 2017
Happy Spring Stamping with Distress Oxides

Happy Spring Stamping with Distress Oxides & Altenew

December 30, 2016
Botanical Thank You Card using Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers

Botanical Thank You Card using Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers

September 29, 2016
Altenew September 2016 Inspiration Challenge Entry

Altenew September 2016 Inspiration Challenge

This month I decided to take up the Altenew Inspiration Challenge, especially since it involves my favorite color combination of pink, gray, black and white. I have always wanted to try doing some of their layered flowers in all gray or sepia tones and this seemed like the perfect chance. Although, I did add a bit of color to the gray flowers in the end.

I started with the Altenew A Beautiful Day stamp set and their Warm Grays Mini Cube ink set. This set provides you with 4 different inks in increasingly darker shades that coordinate perfectly and are designed to be used with their layered images. I stamped the flowers twice using the 3 lightest ink colors in the Altenew set for the first 3 layers and stamped the final outline layer in Archival Jet Black ink. I used the black ink for the last layer because...