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Celebrate This Day - 01/16/2024

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

Kraft card


Time To Breathe Stamp and Die

Mulberry Frames Stamp and Die

Watercolour Artistry 5 x 7" Paper Pad

Watercolour Brights 5 x 7" Paper Pad 

SBM Hybrid Ink Pad: Midnight

Imala white gel pen

WOW embossing ink pad

WOW white embossing powder

WOW heat tool

Anti-static bag

Eureka 101 Watercolour Tablet

SBM A3 Magnetic glass mat

Paper Trimmer

Glue/Double-sided adhesive tape

Die Cutting machine


How To Guide - Step 1

Remove this beautiful decorative paper from the Watercolour Artistry paper pad. 

How To Guide - Step 2

Stamp the collage clock, from Time to Breathe, with the Midnight ink, coming down from the top left of the printed paper, emerging inside the wreath design.  

How To Guide - Step 3

Re-ink and stamp a small section across the bottom right of the printed paper, then pop to one side.

How To Guide - Step 4

Stamp the "butterfly" area of the same image THREE times, in Midnight, on to this paper from the Watercolour Brights pad. Set the remaining paper to one side, for a later step.  

How To Guide - Step 5

Use the coordinating die to cut them out, before setting to one side. 

How To Guide - Step 6

Mat your stamped artwork on to kraft card trimmed to 7 1/4 x 5 1/4". 

How To Guide - Step 7

Cut a panel of the paper set aside earlier, to 5 x 3/4". Mat on to kraft card cut to 5 x 1", as seen here. 

How To Guide - Step 8

Tear a strip of vellum slightly longer than your panel. 

Wipe over with an anti-static bag before stamping your sentiment, from the Mulberry Frames set, with the WOW embossing ink. Apply the white embossing powder and heat set. 

Tuck the edges of the vellum over the ends of the panel and secure on the reverse, with double-sided adhesive tape.  

How To Guide - Step 9

Adhere across the bottom third of your artwork. 

How To Guide - Step 10

Adhere to the front of your black card blank. 

How To Guide - Step 11

Shape the butterfly wings before affixing to your card, where required.  

How To Guide - Step 12

To finish, use a white gel pen to add accents and highlights to the printed image.