Gerda Steiner Monthly Challenge

Today I have made a card that I am going to enter into Gerda Steiner's Monthly Challenge.  I have only recently discovered her brilliant stamps and she also sells digi stamps too.
The stamp for this month's challenge is a digi one and is called Cute Fox.
Gerda Steiner Monthly Challenge for August  using a digi stamp Cute Fox
I coloured the fox with Copics and fussy cut him (or her) out.  I originally coloured 3 of these, one being larger as I was going to group them but I decided to go with just the one and will use the others on another project.
I stamped up a piece of card with a woodgrain stamp and then cut out the centre using Mama Elephant Columbus Circle die.  I added a WPlus9 Spring Wreath cut out using green and a coral colour card. 
The outer circle is by MFT Stitched Scallop Circle Frame.
Gerda Steiner Cute Fox digi stamp for August's Monthly Challenge
I then stamped the sentiment which is by Waltzing Mouse 'Compact Sentiments 2' using my Misti and some chocolate dye ink.  I was then going to leave the stamp in place and ink it up with Versamark ink so that I could heat emboss using clear embossing powder.  Well I must have had my noodle head on (as usual) because I took the stamp off my misti before I'd used the Versamark..... hence the slightly offset look to the sentiment!!!  Ooops!!
Digi stamp by Gerda Steiner - Cute Fox
Mind you, I do sometimes offset text so I could have pretended I did it on purpose?!!!!!
 photo signature_zps18170cd1.png


  1. This is just as cute as can be. Great use of the wreath.

  2. Your offset text is perfect! in fact everything is perfect, love how you have put all this together.

  3. Really cute card... and I think the offset text looks great!


I love to get comments on my blog so thank you for taking the time to say hello! Wendy x