Sunday, June 23, 2013

The Open Sea Triple Stamping - The Friday Mashup #

What a situation we have in southern Alberta!  The flood there is of historic proportions, filling the streets of Calgary and 20 other communities with water.  It is estimated that the flood extends 500 km and over 100,000 people have been displaced.
The Calgary Stampede is scheduled to begin there in 8 days, but the Saddle Dome is also flooded and has water up to row 6 in the arena, so I don't see how this can be accomplished.  Plus the Trans Canada highway has been washed away so no car traffic can go in and out this area.
These flood waters are moving south and east towards Sasketchewan and Manitoba potentially causing flooding there as well.

The challenge with the Friday Mashup here this week is triple stamping using 3 of the following colours:  Crumb Cake, Summer Starfruit, Pacific Point or Daffodil Delight.  I chose Crumb Cake, Summer Starfruit and Pacific Point and used the stamp set "The Open Sea"

Check out this earlier post for directions and dimensions :

Here's a list of the materials I used:
Stamps: The Open Sea, Petite Pairs
Inks: Pacific Point, Crumb Cake, Summer Starfruit
Papers: Pacific Point, Whisper White
Accessories: Pacific Point button, Blue/white Baker's twine


Lisa said...

Wonderful card, you did a great job mashing up the challenge! I love the use of The Open Sea set!

Thanks so much for playing along with us at The Friday Mashup!

Lisa said...

I mean to add that I've seen pictures of the flooding, how absolutely horrible! Everyone affected by this is in my thoughts!

Heidi Baks said...

Wow, that flooding sounds just terrible! Thoughts and prayers to those in your area!

Very nice collage of Open Sea images... a great masculine card with a design twist. Thanks for joining the Friday Mashup this week.

Holly said...

So sad about all the flooding that is going on. Your card is perfect for a Guy.. I really like how you did he technique and used the colors everything works well. Thanks for taking the time to join us at the Friday Mashup. Hope your Family is safe!

Tara (Murphy) Bourgoin said...

I hope that you have not been terribly affected by the flooding. It's devastating and seems unbelievable. Please stay safe!

I love your card - what a perfect stamp set to use for this technique. And you've used the challenge colours perfectly. Thanks for sharing with us at The Friday Mashup.

Amy White said...

Great job using that stamp set with this technique and colours! Thanks for playing along with the Friday Mashup this week!

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