I thank the Lord Jesus Christ for the talent He has bestowed on all of us!
I have been artistic all of my life and love experimenting with different mediums and techniques. This blog is my creative outlet to share my passion for cardmaking and papercrafting!
had a chance to play in my craft room this evening and decided to create a card
for the Stampin’ Royalty SR233 Color Challenge.
I love the colors and thought that they would make a great nautical card
so I pulled out the new set, Traveler.
hope you have a chance to visit their site and check out the Design Team
samples and other entries- great job by all!
To create this card:
Ink the script stamp from By The Tide using Night of Navy
Classic Ink, stamp off and repeatedly stamp over the continents on a piece of I
Am Me Designer Series Paper (DSP). Trim
the panel and add a strip of Night of Navy cardstock to the lower part of the
Punch out banners from the retired Fresh Prints DSP stack (along
with a few from a piece of retired Night of Navy DSP) and adhere to the bottom
of the panel.
Ink the splatter stamp from Gorgeous Grunge using Night of
Navy Classic Ink, stamp off onto a piece of scrap paper and stamp onto the DSP.
Stamp the sentiments from Bravo using Coastal Cabana Classic
Ink onto Whisper White cardstock, re-ink the same sentiments with Night of Navy
Classic Ink and stamp over the initial stamping (creating a shadow
Stamp the splatter stamp from Gorgeous Grunge using Night of
Navy Classic Ink, stamp off onto a piece of scrap paper and stamp over the
Add the vertical strip of Night of Navy and Real Red cardstock
(I used scraps for this layer). Adhere
the map panel to the upper part of the Whisper White layer, trim and mount onto
Coastal Cabana cardstock, trim and mount onto Night of Navy cardstock, trim and
adhere to the Real Red card base.
Ink the ship stamp from
Traveler using Night of Navy Classic Ink and stamp onto Whisper White cardstock,
add a few highlights using the Real Red Stampin’ Write marker and punch out using
the 2 ½” XL Circle Punch.
Version#2- "Stepped Up" with brads :-)
Using the 2 ½” XL Circle Punch, punch out one circle from Night
of Navy, Real Red and Whisper White cardstock, cut each circle in half and
adhere in a rotating pattern around the ship image.
Mount the ship onto the card front using Stampin’ Dimensionals®.
To “step” up the card, adhere the three
retired Star brads to finish off the “stepped-up” version of the card :-)
Stamp Sets: Traveler, By The Tide, Gorgeous Grunge, Bravo
Night of Navy, Coastal Cabana, Real Red Stampin’ Write marker
Paper: Whisper White, Coastal
Cabana, Night of Navy, Real Red, retired Fresh Prints DSP stack, Retired Night
of Navy DSP (hostess set)
Punches- 2 ½” Circle, Banner, retired Star brads
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