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Pink card blank 5 x 7

Wistful Charm 7 x 7 Vellum Sheets

Wistful Charm 7 x 7 Paper Pad

Wistful Charm Stamp

A Beautiful Place To Be Stamp 

SBM Hybrid Ink Pad: Midnight

Gold Gilding Wax

IMALA white gel pen

Craft knife

Eureka 101 Watercolour Tablet

SBM A3 Magnetic glass mat

Paper Trimmer


Low-tack masking tape



How To Guide - Step 1

Trim this paper from the Wistful Charm pack, to 6 3/4 x 4 3/4". 

How To Guide - Step 2

Tear this vellum sheet slightly smaller than the patterned paper. 

How To Guide - Step 3

Secure the vellum on to the patterned paper and then on to your pink card blank. Pop to one side.

NB: When adhering the vellum, apply the glue where your frame is going to sit, so as not to see the glue through the vellum.

Tip: Using a tape runner to secure vellum, applying tiny amounts only, seems to be the least visible.  

How To Guide - Step 4

From your paper pack, fussy cut the ornate frame and floral aspect, as shown here. 

How To Guide - Step 5

Using your finger pad, lightly apply Gold gilding wax around your frame. Buff with a soft cloth to enhance the shine. 

How To Guide - Step 6

Use your low-tack masking tape to mask off the frame itself, leaving the inner script panel visible. 

How To Guide - Step 7

Stamp the bird in Midnight, so it's visible within the frame as shown here. 

How To Guide - Step 8

Carefully remove the masking tape, once the ink is dry. Use your white gel pen to add accents and highlights to your stamped image. 

How To Guide - Step 9

Stamp the sentiment, from A Beauutiful Place To Be, in Midnight, on to a piece of coordinating paper. Tear around the sentiment then adhere to a piece of the vellum, tearing around that to create your sentiment "mat". 

How To Guide - Step 10

Using your craft knife, cut around just the top aspect of the floral element at the base of your frame.

How To Guide - Step 11

Adhere your frame to your prepped card, ensuring the "cut" area of the floral element is NOT glued down. 

How To Guide - Step 12

To finish, secure your sentiment in place, tucking it just under the "cut" area of your flowers, as shown here.