Use your stamps 5 ways? Online Card Class Day One highlighted the use of background stamps. Even though I have several (many), I always find it hard to think "outside the box" with them. For this card I followed one of the suggested techniques...with a bit of a twist. I made my own "stamp pad" by squirting some Mica Gloss on white glossy card stock. I then took a second piece of glossy white cardstock and "smooshed" it together on top of the Mica Gloss squirts. After peeling apart the two sheets of paper, I had my stamp pad. I then stamped my background stamp on a piece of white cardstock and added a few embellishments. The end result was adhered to the original "stamp pad" and then mounted on a coordinating piece of card stock. Colors used for the stamp pad were blue, silver, and lavender.
Cardstock: Glossy White, White
Ink: Mica Gloss
Die Cuts: Spellbinder IttyBitty, Memory Box Florish, Martha Stewart Punch
Ribbon: May Arts Silk
Misc: Swarovski crystals, Prima(?) flower