Two-Tone Ombre Technique: Dragonfly Dreams

Aside from the gorgeous dragonfly and bumblebee images in the Dragonfly Details stamp set, there are several really great ‘other’ stamps.  Don’t be fooled – they won’t jump out of the box and onto your acrylic blocks.  Yes, I agree that the dragonfly will be the first stamp out of the package, but here’s a technique that will quickly make the random dots image become your next go-to from this stamp set!

The technique?  Double Ombre – or Two-Tone Ombre.  Ombre is a French term for shading of color from light to dark or vice versa.  You’ll see ombre everywhere these days – hair color, textiles, clothing, and of course stamping project. 

Usually only 1 color is involved and the ombre effect might be from light blue to dark blue.  But I’m going to share a Double Ombre Technique here – where two colors are involved.  Our colors are Blushing Bride and Sahara Sand, and the dotted stamp from Dragonfly Details makes this technique a snap.

This card is featured as one of my February Stamps in the Mail Club projects, along with 3 other Dragonfly Dreams ideas.  You can still request a kit if you hurry!

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This month I’m featuring the Dragonfly Dreams set and coordinating products for my Stamps in the Mail Club projects.  Haven’t ordered your kit yet?  Don’t wait too long, or they’ll be gone!

There’s still time to order your own Stamps in the Mail Club Kit.  You’ll make this card plus three more projects from the February Dragonfly Dreams series.  Learn more about Stamps in the Mail Club and making these projects yourself.

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