Hello crafty friends. I hope you are well.
Today I have a card to share with you using a stamp set from the new Mama Elephant release.
These cute images were such fun to colour. I used the Mama Elephant set called Donut Treats with the Grid Window creative cuts die.
To start I used Distress ink to blend a light pink background for the card. Then I die cut the grid window frame and attached it to the background.
I used Copic Markers to colour the images of the mice and doughnuts, giving each mouse a hat to match their treat! I used my scan n cut to cut out the images.
I then attached the images on the the card.
To finish off I attached a sentiment from the stamp set and used liquid pearls to add dots for some additional interest and texture.
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Hello. I hope you are well. The lovely sunny days we were having have now been replaced by cloudy cooler days. Hopefully sunny days will be back soon.
Today I wanted to share my scene card with you.
I used a new stamp set called critter concert from Lawn Fawn combined with one if their older sets joy into the woods.
I started by using the Lawn Fawn scalloped rectangle dies to cut the background and frame from watercolour paper.
Next I stamped the birch trees on to the background and used distress ink to watercolour the background trees, sky and grass.
I then used Distress Oxide inks to ink blend the frame. I cut and ink blended a grass border from Honey Bee Stamps and stuck the frame and grass border together to make the background.
I used Copic markers to colour three of the cute images from the stamp set the bear, fox and racoon.
Then die cut them and attached to the card. To finish I added a Happy Birthday sentiment from the set.
I hope you like the finished card.
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I love that moment when you peel back the masking paper after some ink blending.
I wasn’t sure where the card was heading I just wanted some blended circles and to play with my Distress Oxide inks.
I chose simelar colours to blend together. I am currently in the process of widening my Distress Oxide ink collection. I find it blends so beautifully on smooth card stock. I always used to use watercolour paper for blending with regular distress inks. I find the Oxide inks so easy to blend with hardly any effort and on a wider variety of cardstock.
To make the background I made a mask of circles by die cutting three circles on to a piece of masking paper in the positions I wanted them on the card. I then stuck down the masking paper on to the card and blended the inks. Then peeled off the masking paper leaving the circles perfectly formed.
I have been sorting through stamp sets that I have accumulated from craft magazine gifts and came across a nature set which was perfect for black stamping against the colours. Sadly the stamp set doesn’t have a name printed on it so I can’t remember where it came from or what it is called.
I used my misti stamping tool to stamp the images on to the circles, then added some gems to finish.
Here is the finished postcard.
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Hello. I hope you are well. We are enjoying the bank holiday weekend sunshine here.
I am sharing the princess card I made today. I couldn’t resist the new stamp set from Clearly Besotted called fairy tale princess.
I coloured in the images with copic markers. This is the first time I have had a go at colouring gold with copics. I was pleased with the result.
I started with some watercolour paper to make the card and used Lawn Fawn stitched rectangles to cut the background and frame. I then used Distress Oxide ink to add the colour. I added an acetate window to the frame.
I stamped the sentiment and filled the base with some sequins from Neat and Tangled this colour mix is my favourite.
I attached the images to the acetate window and used foam tape to attach the window to the base.
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