Pretty Pink Posh, Winnie & Walter.

Simon Says Party!

Hi all and welcome to another week on the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge. Thank you for joining us for the  Make it Sparkle Challenge and we hope you will all join us again this week too.


This week the challenge is Party!

Yes, tomorrow is New Year Eve and it is time to party!
As always Simon Says Stamp will be giving away $50 voucher to shop at the fabulous Simon Says Stamp Store
Here is my party card.

Party Time #1//

I used Winnie & Walter’s The Party stamp set to make my card. I stamped the background of my card with the images from the stamp set in a mixture of colours. I just wanted the burst of colours. I have used pigment inks from Mama Elephant and Avery Elle and Memento Luxe inks. Pigment inks remain bright as they sit on top of the cardstock.  For the focal sentiment. I die cut a vellum panel using Simon Says Stamp Stitched Rectangle die set. This die set is my all time favourite. I use it all the time and most of my cards have the stitched rectangle panel in them 🙂 For this card, I used the third largest die from the set. The sentiment is from Winnie & Walter The Party Stamp set which I heat embossed on the vellum panel. I added Multi Matt Medium to the back of the heat embossed sentiment to adhere the vellum on the card front.  Then embellished with Pretty Pink Posh’s iridescent sequins. Here is a closeup of the card.

Party Time closeup//

While I had the stamp set on my table I made another card.

Hooray its your day #1//


I decided to try no line copic colouring  using masking technique to stamp a cluster of images on this card. Just to push myself to do something new, different and outside my comfort zone. I love how it turned out. One thing I will do different is to stamp the image with fourth generation stamping with Memento ink instead of third generation. I can still see the outline in certain places. Otherwise all is good. Now no line copic colouring is within my comfort zone. Yay! 

Hooray its your day closeup #1//

Sentiment is also from the same stamp set which I stamped using black ink right below the coloured images.
I then die cut the coloured panel using the smaller scallop panel from Essentials: Audrey’s Cutaway. I layered this panel on a white card front. Then I embellished the card with Clear Droplet from Pretty Pink Posh.
So now it’s YOUR turn, Happy Crafting


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You have until Wed  8am Ohio time. 1pm UK time, 2 pm CET to join in
No backlinking allowed, Only 5 new creations will be eligible in the prize draw

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13 thoughts on “Simon Says Party!”

  1. Gorgeous cards Gayatri! both of them are fabulous 🙂 I have never tried the no line colouring, I should give it a go, maybe we should make it an upcoming challenge theme! 😉

    Wishing you a Very Happy New Year
    Lols x x x


  2. Wonderful cards for our party theme, Gayatri! I love the way you use these vellum panels on your cards – it's something I want to try going forward! Wishing you a happy, creative 2016!


  3. Both gorgeous cards Gayatri, a super sentiment on vellum with the fabulous stamped background. I love the 'no line' second card – so impressive!!¬
    Have a Great New Year and 2016!!

    Heather xx


  4. Hooray! to you for trying something new. I love the way the no line coloring turned out. The first card looks so “party-like” with its bright colors, and I love the addition of sequins to a card.


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