This week at Bitten by the Bug 2 we are celebrating TREES by using a Cricut tree cut on our projects. I am hosting the challenge this week, so hop on over to see the other Design Team projects!
For my project I used a tree cut from the Artbooking cartridge by Close To My Heart in three different ways. The first technique was to use the cut as a mask and spray over it with re-inkers and water mixed in the CTMH spray pens. I added Sparkles and a sympathy sentiment to finish the card.
The background of the next card was made using water color paints to create an ombre effect. I adhered the trees that I cut from Paper Fundamentals from Close To My Heart on top of the painted background. A simple sentiment from the Kiss It Better stamp set completes the card.
For the final card, I again used the spray pens filled with water and re-inkers to give the background a speckled look. It’s a little hard to see in the photos, but the splotchy background is quite striking. I added the same trees cut from Paper Fundamentals and another sentiment from the Kiss It Better stamp set.
Please click on over to the Bitten by the Bug 2 site to see the other amazing projects with a Cricut TREE cut. Then link up your own projects for everyone to enjoy–we LOVE to see your artwork!
Have a ridiculously amazing day!! Laurie