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Wonderful Day - 10/05/2021

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Grey top folding note card 8 1/4 x 5 3/4"

Black card 7 3/4 x 5 1/2"

White card 7 1/2 x 5 1/4"

Black card 1 1/2 x 4" 

White card 1 1/2 x 4"

White card 6 x 4"

Dainty Birds stamp and die collection

Imala Handwritten stamp set

Wonderful Day stamp set

Izink Mini Dye Ink pads: Jaune, Ocean, Menthe, Rosee, Cire, Cassis, Reglisse, The (brown)

Versafine: Smokey Grey

Banner Tag Punch

Sequins from Creative Box

Eureka 101

Die Cutting Machine

Paper trimmer

Perfect Together glue

Foam Pads

Circle stencil: 3 different sizes 

Paint brush

How To Guide - Step 1

Lay your largest circle stencil/mask top centre on the white cardstock (7 1/2 x 5 1/4).

Blend the Jaune and Ocean inks within the circle stencil. 


How To Guide - Step 2

Lay the middle sized circle stencil to the left of the large one, so they overlap. Blend the Menthe and Rosee inks within this circle. 

Lay the smallest circle stencil to the right of the largest, so they overlap, and blend the Cire and Cassis inks within this circle. 

How To Guide - Step 3

Ink up the Imala Handwritten stamp in the Smokey Grey Versafine and randomly stamp it around your inked circles, ensuring you stamp off the edges of the card. The idea is to create a random, distressed look. 

How To Guide - Step 4

Mat your background on top of the black cardstock (7 3/4 x 5 1/2") and then mat this on to your top folding card blank. 

Set to one side. 

How To Guide - Step 5

Ink up the birds on a branch stamp, from the Dainty Birds stamp and die set, in the Versafine, and stamp on the white cardstock ( 6 x 4").

Use the coordinating outline die to cut out your stamped image. 

Paint your stamped image, using your Menthe, Ocean, Reglisse and The (brown) ink pads. Smoosh a little ink on a craft or glass mat, add a little water and paint your image.  


How To Guide - Step 6

Adhere your painted birds on a branch, with foam pads, so they sit across your inked circles. 

How To Guide - Step 7

Use the banner tag punch on the end of the white and black cardstock (1 1/2 x 4") to create 2 banner tags. 

ink up your sentiment, in the Versafine, and stamp on to the white banner tag. 

How To Guide - Step 8

Adhere the white stamped banner tag on top of the black banner tag, to create a drop shadow effect. 

How To Guide - Step 9

Adhere the stamped banner tag flat on to you artwork, so it sits flush with the right hand side of your white cardstock, and tucked just under some of the foliage. 

How To Guide - Step 10

Add some sequins around your die cut image, as desired, to complete your card.