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Lost Coast Designs ~ One Stamp Several Views

This month our design team at Altered Pages is really excited to be partnering with Lost Coast Designs a rubberstamp company.    I must say I love the quality of their stamps. 

Today I have decided to use the Lost Coast Designs Zentangle Feather #3 Stamp on several cards and tags.  Hopefully to inspire you to use one stamp with different techniques to get amazing results.

I have stamped directly on a Gel Press Print, on vintage text, plain manila tags, misted a manila tag, torn text, and fussy cut a feather. 

Lost Coast Designs Zentangle Feather #3 Stamp (above) 
Here you can see the detail on the inked stamp!
All images were stamped using an Acrylic Block with Black Ink and heat embossed with Embossing Powder Black

Lost Coast Designs Zentangle Feather 3 Stamp
Acrylic Block
Altered Pages Vintage Birds Collage Sheet
Sunshine in My Soul 8x8 Paper Pad
Black Ink
Brown Ink
Embossing Powder Black
Spray Mists
Gel Press Plate
Acrylic paint
Dimensional Foam
Glue Stick
Double Sided Tape
Manila Tags
Vintage Text Paper
Card Base - Cardstock
Pens Gold and Silver
Metallic Luster Wax
Ribbon & Trims
  For the first two cards I stamped on Vintage Text Paper. 
The first one the image was cut and matted from the text page.
 The second one the text was dampened with water and then torn from the page.

Sunshine in My Soul 8x8 Paper Pad was used as the mat on both cards. Brown Ink was used to distress the mat on the first card.  The mat on the second card was lined with a gold pen, the bird is from the  Altered Pages Vintage Birds Collage Sheet, also Metallic Luster Wax was applied to the feather. The paper was adhered with Double Sided Tape, the images adhered with Glue StickRibbon  and Fabric Flower were used to embellish them.
The background on the cards above are from Gel Press prints created a few months ago using acrylic paint.  
The first card was stamped directly on the Gel Press Print.

The second feather image was stamped on white card stock and fussy cut! 
The Gel Press Prints were lined with a silver pen.  The first card is elegant with out any embellishments.   The second card has a ribbon across the top that appears to be tied to the feather.  The fussy cut feather is attached with Dimensional Foam
Finally, there are two Manila Tags, great to add to a gift bag or present. On both the image was stamped directly on the tags.  The first one was sprayed with two different Spray Mists before stamping. The second to stamped on the tag with out any embellishing.

Hope you have been inspired
to try different techniques using your stamps!
Be sure to stop by every day this month for more inspiration!



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