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Never Hide Your Wings - 12/05/2022

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Pink top folding card blank 8 1/4 x 5 3/4"

White card 8 x 5 1/2"

Hope Collection

Dash Frame Stamp Collection

Beautiful Moments Lamination Stamp Collection

It's All About You Paper Pad: Subtle Tones, Vibrant Tones OR papers of your own choice

Versafine Ink Pad: Onyx Black 

Distress Oxide: Fossilized Amber, Wilted Violet, Kitsch Flamingo

Gossip clear overlay sparkle pen

Water spray bottle

Ranger Liquid Pearl Drops: White Opal

Eureka 101

Paper Trimmer

Perfect Together Glue

Die Cutting machine


How To Guide - Step 1

Apply the Distress Oxides one at a time, on to your craft mat. Spritz with water and mop up the inks, to create your background. 

Blast with your heat tool. 

How To Guide - Step 2

Ink up this beautiful floral stamp, from the Hope Collection, with the Onyx Black Versafine and stamp across the top left corner of your background.

Repeat, this time stamping it in the bottom right corner. 

How To Guide - Step 3

Placing the Dash Frame stamp in position, ink it up with the Versafine but only in the top right and bottom left corners, then stamp as shown here. 

How To Guide - Step 4

Using the die from the Hope Collection, die cut 2 butterflies from decorative sheets in It's All About You paper pads, or from any other papers in your crafty stash. 

Place the 2 die cut butterflies as shown here, to determine where you want to stamp the butterfly, from the Hope Collection. 

How To Guide - Step 5

Ink up the buttefly stamp with the Versafine and stamp in position. 

How To Guide - Step 6

Using your die cut butterfly as a guide, ink up and stamp the second butterfly in place, so in a later step the die cut butterfly will be adhered directly ON TOP of the stamped image. 

How To Guide - Step 7

Repeat the previous step, stamping the 3rd butterfly where the other die cut butterfly will eventually be adhered. 

How To Guide - Step 8

Ink up the sentiment stamp from the Beautiful Moments Stamp Collection, with the Versafine and stamp where required, remembering you still have the die cut butterflies to add. 

How To Guide - Step 9

Adhere your artwork on to your top folding, pink card blank. 

How To Guide - Step 10

Add sparkle to your die cut butterflies, then adhere in place on top of the 2 stamped butterflies. 

How To Guide - Step 11

To finish, use the Liquid Pearl Drops to add butterfly trails.