How to Use Line Stamps If You Don't Color - Tip #4

I'm back with another tip on how to use line stamps if you don't color.  This is the 4th in the series.  So far we have covered:

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What a great idea, right?  Use background stamps or patterned squares, like I have here, to quickly and easily add color to your line images.  Then just die cut and add them to your project.

Notice, I also used the "Don't Do Anything".  technique!

I hope you are enjoying this series.  I think it's going to act as a good reference for me too when I'm stuck on what to do with a line stamp!  I'll be back next week with more tips, so stay tuned!

Ink:  Simply Chartreuse, Hawaiian Shores (Papertrey Ink)  Melon Mambo (SU)
Paper:  Whisper White (SU)


pcm said...

I'm seriously laughing out loud. so simple so brilliant and i never thought of it!

Heather North said...

Love this tip, Maureen! The little hat on your elephant is stinkin' cute!!!! You have a way of balancing everything on your cards. I'm in awe of your talent. Seriously!

Melissa said...

Love this card!! While I enjoy coloring, there are occasions when I'm pressed for time and need to get a card done quickly. The techniques I've picked up in this series will work great for those times!

Pam said...

This is so sweet!

Greta said...

Brilliant--love today's tip & card!

Pip Lewer said...

I love this...I have so much patterned paper stock that I don't know what to do with...definitely going to try this today.