Friday, April 17, 2009

Sympathy Card

I use the TAC Gerbera Daisy stamp all of the time! It's great to color. It's great to leave plain. It's great in color. It's just highly versatile. And, it's a great stamp for get well and sympathy and birthday and you name it... :)

I decided to make a sympathy card with it the other day pairing it with the TAC With Sympathy stamp set. I made a layered background piece using a piece of wadded up saran wrap. I pounced the wadded up ball on the ink pad and then pounced it on the glossy cardstock. I love how it turned out. You can create multi-colored backgrounds this way too but just remember to change your saran wrap between colors. There are many great options with this technique.
Happy Stamping! (P.S. do you love that I used my typewriter keys for a card easel? What a hoot! I didn't have a surface to use for the pic that had enough light at the time I was shooting it. LOL!)


  1. Oh, I love that daisy!! So big and beautiful :) Great card Seleise!!

  2. I can see why you love this stamp. I have a gerbera by Inkadinkado that I use all the time too. Very cute card.

  3. That daisy stamp is one that is can be used for so many things and each time it looks completely different. Love how you used it here!

  4. I have a couple of them here, stamped, and agree with you, that flower is so versatile. Pretty card Seleise.

    :) Marcia P

  5. Lovely card Seleise!! I like that stamp, I have it but I am scare to use it! lol! You have inspire and challenge me to use it!!

  6. Fabulous card great use of the keyboard!
    Have a great evening, Debx

  7. WOW! THAT is stunning!!!!! I LOVE IT!!!!

  8. Hi Seleise.
    I have that stamp but i never used Glossy Cardstock.. thanks for sharing this idea.



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