Masked Ink Blending Rainbow Card
Scrapbook(dot)com has recently launched a new global initiative called Cards for Kindness. The idea is to give handmade cards to people who need an extra boost, kindness, or just a simple smile.
Scrapbook(dot)com sent me some really cool products to create a card to inspire you to contribute to Cards for Kindness. I choose to create a card that utilized a couple of different ink blending techniques, with a stencil and a mask. I think the final card came out really cute. What do you think?
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Details of the Global Initiative Cards for Kindness
Here's how it works
- You send your handmade cards (blank inside – with no personal message) to Scrapbook.com
- SBC will organize and distribute the cards to cancer foundations, hospitals, shelters, retirement homes, children's homes and other organizations in need.
- The cards are used by nurses, doctors, staff members, counselors, parents and volunteers who add handwritten message of encouragement and love giving them to patients, children and other people in need.
Are you interested in making and sending cards for the Cards for Kindness initiative?
We require a minimum of 10 cards per submission in order to streamline the processing and distribution – but you can include cards from any of the approved themes listed below.
If you are unable to send 10 cards, please try to coordinate with friends or family or other crafters in your area and have them help so you can pool your efforts. Consider holding a cardmaking party or get-together!
Card donations also need to be accompanied by a submission form.
Needed Card Themes:
– Thinking of You
– Inspirational / Motivational
– Get Well Soon / Well Wishes
– Thank You
– Happy Hello
– Happy Birthday
– Mother's Day
– Father's Day
-General cards /no specific sentiment
Recommended Card Size:
– A2 cards with envelopes (4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″)
Minimum Number of Cards:
– 10 cards per package shipped to Scrapbook.com
My Card Details
For my card I used a masking stenciled ink blended technique.
Then I ink blended a diagonal rainbow with the colors:
SBC created this super cute sentiment for this initiative. SBC website stampset has some really cute sentiments that I used for my card.
Once the card front was created, I used the Misti to stamp the sentiment “Hello” on the card front and then the “Sun Shine” on a piece of scrap paper.
Then I used my Silhouette Cameo and pix scan mat to cut the “Sun Shine” sentiment and its halo out.
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