Hippo Happiness Silhouette Card

Hello!  Today, I am sharing a project made for a TGIF ChallengesI have to admit, this one was a bit daunting for me, as the technique “silhouette effects” is not something I practice often.   I believe most stampers would choose a nice sunset, flower or landscape silhouette.  Not sure why, but the first thing that came to mind, was a cow jumping over the moon?!

I didn’t find a cow stamp but the fun Hippo Happiness bundle provided lots of other cute animals to play with!

The night time background was made with a masking technique (for the white moon) and sponging using Misty Moonlight and Balmy Blue inks.

The unicorn silhouettes were stamped using the Hippo Happiness stamp set.  A bit of Wink of Stella was spattered on too, to create a starry sky.  This was then cut out with a rectangle stitched shape die and matted onto a Playing with Patterns DSP and Basic Black card stock.

The sentiment was stamped and heat embossed on Basic Black.  Finally, I added a Coastal Cabana bow and Basic Rhinestones to complete the look.

I hope you enjoyed this creative challenge card post.  To see more of my designs, please check out the Ideas section.  If you’d like more information, please check out my About page or e-mail me.  I would love to hear from you with any feedback. 

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Until next time, create with purpose!

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