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Neat & Tangled September Release Week Day 3

Adventure is calling! Its Day 3 of the Neat and Tangled September Release Week! Today we are showcasing Miriam’s new set called Landscape Textures. This is such a unique and fun stamp set!

When I first saw this set, I knew really wanted to create a map of some sort, but I didn’t quite know how to execute it intially. But after some thought and a little experimenting, I found the perfect combination! I first blended a very light blend of brown and blue distress inks using Rice Paddies stencil. Then I began using the landscape texture stamps on top of this to create my map. Here I used various Distress Oxide inks, as I knew how opaque these inks are and how they can stand out on top of the lightly blended background.

I used a sentiment from an older stamp set called Topography. This set has various fitting sentiments for this background, but I ended up choosing the large font ‘Adventure is Calling’. My sentiment was heat embossed in copper onto kraft card stock. I can’t help but also add a little cuteness to my design, so I stamped the kitty from another older stamp set called Yo Ho Ho. Isn’t the cat so cute with the spyglass?

Before I put everything together, I frayed the sides of the background and my sentiment and added a litle bit of browning with Vintage Photo distress ink to everything to create a more rustic look. Then I adhered my sentiment and kity with foam tape to finish.

Want to win this stamp and die set? Be sure to follow the Neat and Tangled blog and leave a comment there and here, and all the design team member blogs for extra chances to win! Thanks for stopping by and see you tomorrow for more September release projects!

Cheers,

Supplies


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24 Comments

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    Tara Prince
    September 6, 2017 at 5:05 am

    Very cool background!!

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    Arianna Barbara
    September 6, 2017 at 6:16 am

    Awww!!! Such adorable card!!! The colors of background are beautiful!!!

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    Amy Vitriani
    September 6, 2017 at 7:23 am

    Fantastic card Keeway!! I love how you made your background by combining the stamp set with the stencil!! It’s just amazing ❤️

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    Karthikha Uday
    September 6, 2017 at 8:58 am

    That’s an adorable card! Super fun and creative!

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    Angela W
    September 6, 2017 at 11:44 am

    This is so cute! The little cat is definitely ready for an adventure!

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    Becca Yahrling
    September 6, 2017 at 1:36 pm

    Awesome and cute little scene with the perfect sentiment.

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    Marjorie Dumontier
    September 6, 2017 at 1:50 pm

    How lovely is your card !!! Great job !!

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    Pam Dunbar
    September 6, 2017 at 2:15 pm

    Great card! Love the background and the kitty is too cute!

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    Amy Cooley
    September 6, 2017 at 2:56 pm

    These background stamps are especially creative and unique! Fabulous design!

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    Andrea Shell
    September 6, 2017 at 3:56 pm

    Fabulous card! That kitty is adorable, and your background is amazing!

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    Miriam Prantner
    September 6, 2017 at 5:10 pm

    I love this so much Keeway! Such a smart way to combine all these elements, it really does look like a map, LOVE!!!

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    Liz O
    September 6, 2017 at 5:48 pm

    The background is awesome, love the different colors! Outstanding design Keeway! Thanks for sharing!

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    Sue LD
    September 6, 2017 at 6:12 pm

    Love this adventurous scene you created.

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    Tracy A
    September 6, 2017 at 8:46 pm

    Totally love the scene you created. It’s so fun.

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    MelissaF
    September 6, 2017 at 9:07 pm

    LOVE your map scene on this super cute card!

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    Stefanie White
    September 6, 2017 at 9:19 pm

    This card is so cute and colorful!

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    Denise Bryant
    September 6, 2017 at 9:41 pm

    Love the scene you created!

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    Laura P.
    September 7, 2017 at 3:18 am

    Hi Keeway, Your card is so cute! Love the layers and that sweet little kitty!

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    Mary Holshouser
    September 7, 2017 at 8:01 am

    Love the scene.
    Cute card.
    thanks for sharing.

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    Franka M.
    September 7, 2017 at 10:14 am

    Great colour scheme on this card. Love the geometric shapes.

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    Lori Ritchie
    September 7, 2017 at 1:22 pm

    Great card, love the background you have created!

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    MandaLJ
    September 7, 2017 at 4:30 pm

    Fabulous – love all the stamps sets you’ve combined to make this such a cute fun card!

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    Melissa B.
    September 7, 2017 at 7:13 pm

    Fantastic details, just adorable pirate cat!

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    Kleri F
    September 8, 2017 at 4:09 am

    Adorable card!This cat is the cutest!tfs

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