Monday, 7 May 2018

Essentials by Ellen May Release - Thanks


Have you had a chance to get a good look at all the new products from Essentials by Ellen yet? Yesterday, I used the Mondo Sakura and today I'm focusing on the new sentiment set, Totally Random Sayings, Volume 2. And there's more to come this week!

I started by stamping my colourful sentiment using Catherine Pooler inks. I love the contrast between the solid capital letters and the smaller script words.

Next, I lined up letters from the new Classic Block Alphabet dies to create a shaker front.  Because the word almost reaches the very ends of my panel, I used acetate to create walls for a no-edge shaker. 

Here's a video showing the process:



Here's another card I made, using the Plaid Maker set to create a rainbow checker board.

I used:

8 comments:

I Card Everyone said...

Fabulous times a million... LOve your rainbow checkerboard!
=]

Kim Heggins said...

So much amazingness here...love it all!

LaurieJ said...

Brilliant tip for the shaker window. Thanks! Love your card.

Cat Craig said...

So much fabulousness!

Maegan H said...

The way you put this shaker window together blew my mind! So excited to give this method a try.
Love the way these cards turned out, thanks for sharing :)

Maxine D said...

Love that fabulous shaker element Ardyth, and the checker board card id stunning
Blessings
Maxine

Pat McCleary said...

Amazing technique for the shaker window. Love these sets & love this card. And then there's your perfect checkerboard. You rocked it, Ardyth!

Helen Gullett said...

FANTASTIC cards and love those colors.