Wednesday, 16 May 2012

Spirograph - stamping stylee

Hey!

Happy Wednesday! We're half-way through the working week :)

Just poppin' in today to show a stamping experiment that took me back to my Spirograph days.

Hello

Spirograph was one of my favourite toys and past-times - just sittin' and creating cool patterns over and over...*sigh* I like that as a bigger kid, I'm still doing the same thing - just with stamps :)

This pattern is created with one circular image from Daily Designs (Papertrey Ink) and rotating it through 360 degrees. For those of you who are visual learners, here's a little guide:

Spirograph instructions

This card was also created for our new challenge on A Passion for Papertrey: Super Circles! I know the hexagon is so on trend right now, but it'd be nothing without the humble circle...after all, a hexagon is just a circle with straight edges and corners, right?! *wink*

Thanks so much for stopping by this li'l area of Blogland today! :)

Catch ya later!








Card Deets
{Hello}
Stamps: Daily Designs, Modern Basics (Papertrey Ink)
Ink: Raspberry Fizz (Papertrey Ink)/Tuxedo Black (Memento)
Cardstock: White, True Black (Papertrey Ink)
Accessories: Clear Gem (Zva)/Black Marker (Promarker)

16 comments:

Wida said...

genius...genius...pure genius....

kerenbaker said...

Love this! Brings back memories of hours doing Spirograph myself. Used to love twirling those circles! Perfect card!!

kerenbaker said...

Love this ! I too remember whiling away hours and hours with my Spirograph; I always kept losing the little wheels!! Perfect card!

Laura O'Donnell said...

very cool!

Lynn said...

Oh my...in love...will have to give this a go...so fabulous!

Laura B. said...

Awesome! I love it so much!

Chunyuan said...

You are right about the simple and long lasting circle and fashionable hexagon! love the design.

Christina said...

Super fun and graphic, Aimes! Love the black card base and gem center.

Sandy said...

Really nice - very intriguing!!!
Sandy

Jen Cuthbertson said...

Brilliant! I loved my Spirograph - my dad got it for me when I was in 1st grade and broke my ankle playing with my Lemon Twist! Good times!

Cristina said...

Insane! Love it!

Lola G. said...

This looks like so much fun – I loved Spirograph!

maria f. said...

I'm with you on that love for the oh-so-original but oh-so-fabulous circle!

Karen B. said...

I miss the spirograph! Your card is downright awesome!

christy compton hall said...

This is gorgeous! I used to love that thing... and yours looks so perfect :)

JJ Bolton said...

What a graphic masterpiece! This fantastic CAS creation is so you:) Thank you for showing how you did it!

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