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One-Layer Wednesday: Boot Camp!

Hello, hello!

I hope you all had a wonderful holiday and are rested and rarin’ to go.

I’ve had so little time in my craft room over the last month and I was thrilled to finally get some time to stamp.

I was however, out of practice and more than just a little full of cookies and chocolate.  It took me a while to get back into the groove.

So.  The challenge.  A toughie (I think).

Make a card using ONLY ONE image stamp and a maximum of two ink colours.  You may use the same image repeatedly, but you may only use the one image.  You may also use one sentiment stamp if you choose.  Oh, and no embellishments.  None.  Nada.

I know sometimes some of you feel the challenge is too hard.  I often push myself to do challenges that really stump me.  I feel that it
really helps me grow as a stamper and a card-maker.  I have learned so much from doing challenges even when I haven’t been happy with how my cards turned out.  So, even if you feel it’s too hard, give it a go, you just might surprise yourself!

You make me smile

You make me smile

Card stock: PTI – white
Stamps: Hero Arts
Ink: Memento – Black, Memento – Bamboo Leaves
Other: Corner rounder punch

Delft Tile

Delft Tile

Card stock: PTI – white
Stamp: Impression Obsession
Ink: Memento – Paris Dusk

1. A one-layer card is defined as a single piece of cardstock folded in half.

2. Make a one-layer card using only one image stamp and no more than two ink colours.  You may also use a sentiment stamp.
You may NOT use embellishments of any kind. (Embossing, paper piercing and distressing are ok.)

3. Please share your creation by posting your card online and then using  Inlinkz below to link to it.

4. Please make sure you are linking directly to the relevant post – not just to your blog.

5. Most important of all…HAVE FUN!

6. If I have confused you, please feel free to leave a comment telling me so, or email me for clarification :)

You have until next Tuesday at 11:59 pm EDT to submit your creations.



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