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Gorgeous - 08/15/2023

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Pink card blank 8 x 5 1/2"

Black card 6 3/4 x 4 3/4"

White card 

Thirsty Brush UnLtd Kaleidoscope Embossing Folder

Thirsty Brush UnLtd Life In Full Colour A4 Vellum Pack

Thirsty Brush UnLtd Beauty Is In The Eyes Stamp Set 

SBM Hybrid Ink Pad: Midnight

SBM Pigment Ink Pad: Heather, Limeade

Water spray bottle

Gossip alcohol pens

Black pen

Eureka 101 Watercolour Tablet

SBM Magnetic glass mat

Paper Trimmer

Perfect Together Glue

Foam pads

Die Cutting machine


How To Guide - Step 1

Rub around both sides of the Kaleidoscope folder with the Heather ink pad, keeping the centre free from ink. Spritz lightly with water, place a piece of white card 6 1/2 x 4 1/2" inside and run it through your machine. Set aside to dry.

How To Guide - Step 2

Repeat the previous step with another piece of white card, this time rubbing the Limeade ink pad all over the debossed side.  

How To Guide - Step 3

Fussy cut a few Butterflies from the embossed Limeade card, as seen here. 

How To Guide - Step 4

Once dry, mat the embossed background on to black card, trimmed to 6 3/4 x 4 3/4". 

How To Guide - Step 5

From the Thirsty Brush vellum pack, tear around this sheet and adhere to the front of your pink card blank. 

How To Guide - Step 6

Adhere your embossed background on to your card and set aside. 

How To Guide - Step 7

Stamp this eye-catching image in Midnight, on to a piece of white card. Fussy cut and use your Gossip alcohol pens to colour in. Pop a sheet of copy paper underneath, to protect your work surface from the alcohol ink that bleeds through the card. 

How To Guide - Step 8

Use foam pads to adhere your 3D element to your card. 

How To Guide - Step 9

Shape the fussy cut Butterfly wings, before adhering them on and around your 3D element. Pop your card to one side. 

How To Guide - Step 10

Stamp these sentiments in Midnight, on to white card. Cut around them and use a black pen to add stitched detail. 

How To Guide - Step 11

Adhere to your card with foam pads. 

How To Guide - Step 12

To complete your project, use a black pen to add accents and detail, as required, to your coloured artwork.