Welcome to Verve's August Diva Inspirations Hop! It's the 5th of the month and that means it's time for the Verve Divas to breathe new life into some much-loved stamps and dies. And there's a PRIZE up for grabs, so be sure to leave a little shout out in the comment section of each blog as you hop about to be entered in a drawing for a $30 gift voucher to Verve Stamps! Check out all the details and prize info over at the Verve Blog.
When I was a teenager, I had a set of nail polishes all in shades of blue - the set name was Moody Blues, and that's what I think of when I see this card! I had lots of fun with ink, embossing and sponging.
The circle element was heat embossed, edges sponged and also covered with crackle paint.
The sentiment from Heartfelt Phrases was stamped on a Rounded Rectangle Die. The embossing folder is from Tim Holtz and I finished with some hardware that I coated with black enamel paint, black seam binding and a little piercing.
Here's the inside of my card...
We're celebrating 6 years of VERVE this month with a huge sale! Your favorites are bound to be marked down, since all stamps and dies are 10-50% off during the month of August! Now that's something to celebrate!
|1. Julee||9. Tiffany|
|2. Amy||10. Teresa|
|3. Anya||11. Charmaine|
|4. Betty||12. Christyne|
|5. Karen||13. Maureen|
|6. Sankari||14. Marisa|
|7. Sarah||15. Amber|
|8. Susan||16. Andrea|
Stamps: Abundant Blessings, Heartfelt Phrases (Verve Stamps) Paper: Miss Caroline Dolled Up (MME) Ink: Weathered Wood, Broken China, Tumbled Glass Distress Ink (Ranger) Versamark Dies: A Cut Above Dies: Rounded Rectangle Die (Verve Stamps) Other: Corner Punch, Scalloped Edge Punch, Piercing Tool, Crackle Paint, Hardware, Seam Binding, Enamel Paint, Embossing Powder, Heat Tool