Joy Clair Stamps August Challenge – Layering Images

Hello Everyone! And Welcome to a new month, which means Joy Clair Stamps is debuting a new challenge!! If you’ve never played along with the Joy Clair Stamps Challenge it is very simple.

 Create a project using Anything Goes as theme, post your project on your personal blog or online gallery and link to us. And  while we always LOVE to see Joy Clair Stamps you can use any brand of stamps!!!

  • MUST directly link to the Joy Clair blog in your post. (Or entry will not count)
  • Projects must be NEW, no back linking, please.
  • Number of entries is unlimited.
  • Add a direct link to your project using the InLinkz on the Joy Clair Stamps Blog

Here’s a video tutorial sharing how I put my card together!!

This month’s theme is – LAYERS – It can layers of anything: ink, paper, stamps, stencils, etc.

And here’s the gorgeous inspiration photo!! Isn’t it AMAZING!!!!


For my card today, I layered up stamped images, paper, and a bit of ink as well! One thing I love about these challenges, they encourage me to use colors together, that maybe I never would’ve dreamed of combining. Also, the design below is not something I would’ve ever come up with, without the inspiration photo! Here’s a look at my card where I did a bit of stenciling, ink blending, stamping, layering, and so many other techniques!!

Finished Card 1Finished Card 2

For my card I brought out the “Spring Time Flowers” Set along with the “Hello Sentiments” set to create my card. For the flowers I used the same flower stamps, just colored with two sets of alcohol markers, For the leaves, I actually cut up some flowers that i had colored green!!! This was a really fun card to make and so full of techniques and I have to show you a side view of my card where you can really see all the layers!!

Finished Card 4

For my background, I did do some stenciling. My  colors were chosen by the inspiration photo and the colors off to the right. I really never would’ve thought to use these colors together, but they really do work!!

Finished Card 3

I really hope you will play along with the challenge this month!!! You can find the link, and all the details HERE!!! Be sure to head over and check it out, along with all of the other DT’s creations!!!

If you are interested in any of the Joy Clair Supplies I used on my card today, you will find them all linked below! (Affiliate links are used at no additional cost to you) Thank you so much for stopping by and spending a bit of time with me today!! Until next time, Happy Crafting!!


Springtime Flowers


Hello Sentiments

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