Happiness Lavinia Card by Darcy Pollock
Today I'll be sharing a card made with a Lavinia gel printing press & stamps.
Gel press is called Boblong. Other supplies for the background are a brayer, and Lavinia Elements inks. Brayer with Lime Punch onto press. Smoosh a bit of Confetti Elements ink onto mat. Spray with a bit of water. Using a wet fan brush, dip into ink and tap onto brayered gel press, concentrating on one end. Clean brush & do the same with Mermaid Elements Ink. The more water you add the more it spreads. Take a piece of Mulifarious (or watercolor SMOOTH paper) slightly larger than the gel press. Place it over the gel press and smooth all over with your hand let sit for a few seconds and peel off. It's different every time! Dry well before stamping.
Stamp Woodland Sprite in Twilight Versafine Clair ink near the bottom of the card.
Stamp the English Bluebell in Versafine Clair Paradise ink in first & second generation at the bottom varying the height & angle. Stamp the Flowers Mini in Paradise ink over the Sprites hair and trailing behind & down a bit in first, second & third generation. Stamp the sentiment near the top in Twilight.
Using a smoothy sponge edge panel lightly all around in Versafine Clair Warm Breeze, heavier at the bottom. Cut a card base that is 1/4” wider and taller than the panel. Using the same smoothy ink the edges of the card base. Adhere the panel to the front.
This was a really fun & easy card to make!
I hope you give it a try.