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Adventure Is Out There - 02/22/2023

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Black card blank 8 1/4 x 5 3/4"

Premium A4 Cardstock Teal Collection: Blue texture card 6 3/4 x 4 1/2", 3 1/2 x 2 1/2"

White card 7 1/2 x 3", 3 1/2 x 2 1/2"

Imala Impossible Stamp Collection

Imala Adventure Stamp Collection

Imala Collage Paper Pad

SBM Hybrid Ink Pad: Midnight

SBM Premium Dye Ink Pad: Limeade, Tiffany

Distress Ink: Tattered Rose

Paint brush

Blending tool

Eureka 101 Watercolour Tablet

SBM Magnetic glass mat

Paper Trimmer

Perfect Together Glue

Foam pads



How To Guide - Step 1

Remove this decorative paper from the Imala Collage Paper pad and trim to 6 1/2 x 4 1/4". 

How To Guide - Step 2

Using a blending tool, blend the Limeade around the edges of your decorative paper. You can also add the Limeade to random areas of the printed image, to tie it all together. 

How To Guide - Step 3

Having dried the ink, adhere the paper to the blue textured card and then on to the front of your black card blank. 

How To Guide - Step 4

Ink up this cool, young man, from the Imala Impossible set, with the Midnight hybrid ink and stamp on to the white card, 7 1/2 x 3".

Apply a little of the Limeade and Tiffany ink on to your glass mat, add water and paint your stamped image. 

Once the ink is dry, fussy cut. If you prefer, you can fussy cut first and then paint your element, whichever is easier for you. 

How To Guide - Step 5

Use foam pads to adhere him to the right of your decorative paper. 

How To Guide - Step 6

Ink up the sentiment stamp from the Imala Adventure Stamp Collection, with the Midnight and stamp on to the white card, 3 1/2 x 2 1/2". Trim around your sentiment as required...I like jaunty angles but the choice is yours! 

How To Guide - Step 7

Blend the Limeade around the edges of the card, to tie it in with the rest of your artwork. 

How To Guide - Step 8

Once the ink is dry, adhere to the blue textured card, 3 1/2 x 2 1/2", then trim around the white card to create your coloured mat. 

How To Guide - Step 9

Adhere your sentiment, with foam pads, to the top left of your artwork, to finish.