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

Black card 8 x 5 1/2"

White card 7 3/4 x 5 1/4"

Imala Steam Train Stamp Collection

Imala Old Fence Stamp Collection

Versafine Ink Pad: Onyx Black

Premium Dye ink pad: Magenta, Surfboard

Blending tool

Paint brush

Water spray bottle

White gel pen

Eureka 101

Paper Trimmer

Perfect Together Glue



How To Guide - Step 1

Spray the white card with water. 

Ink up the Steam Train stamp with the Surfboard and stamp on to the wet card, allowing the ink to bleed. Keeping the stamp and card in place, mop up the excess water/ink with a paper towel. 

How To Guide - Step 2

Reink the stamp with the Surfboard and stamp back over the image, this time with no water. 

How To Guide - Step 3

Reink but this time with the Onyx Black Versafine, to bring out the detail and definition of the image.  

How To Guide - Step 4

Apply Magenta ink on to your glass mat, spritz with water and use your blending tool to blend the ink around your artwork. Fade out the colour as you move inwards.  

How To Guide - Step 5

Splatter water on to your background, wait a few seconds then mop up the water with a paper towel. 

Dry off your artwork before proceeding to the next step. 

How To Guide - Step 6

Use a white gel pen to add accents and highlights to your artwork. 

How To Guide - Step 7

Ink up the sentiment from the Imala Old Fence Collection, with the Versafine and stamp in the bottom right corner of your artwork. 

How To Guide - Step 8

Adhere your artwork on to the black card. 

How To Guide - Step 9

Adhere this on to your grey card blank, to finish.