here). I loved everything about her card so I changed very little, only the sentiment at the bottom. I should mention that The Open Sea stamp set was originally featured in the Summer Mini catalog and normally I would have changed the image to reflect a current set. However, I absolutely love this stamp set and I have my fingers crossed that it will make it into the 2012-13 Idea Book & Catalog (please, please, please!?)
The technique used to create the blue background is very simple: use the clear block as a stamp! Ink it up and stamp on paper just as you would with a traditional stamp.
Stamps: The Open Sea, Occasional Quotes (retired)
Ink: Marina Mist, StazOn Black
Paper: Whisper White, Marina Mist, Basic Black
Tools & Accessories: Stampin' Dimensionals