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Thursday, 14 January 2016

First Sight Vintage Styled Mothers Day Card & Watercolour Wash Technique Stampin Up! UK

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1.    Trim a piece of Thicker Whisper Cardstock to 15 x 30 cms; score the long side at 15 cms old and burnish with a bone folder - put to one side
2.  Trim a piece of Shimmery White Cardstock to  12 x 12 cms
3.  Ink up the Watercolour Wash background stamp using the Sahara Sand Classic Ink Pad, & using an Aquapainter, add a few random drops of water over the stamp; place the cardstock, face down, onto the stamp and using a Bone Folder wipe from the centre out on all sides, lift off the cardstock, and blot dry any excess ink on the surface of the cardstock
4. Before the cardstock dries, over stamp the cardstock with the large flourish from the First Sight stamp set using the Blushing Bride Classic Ink Pad
5.  Clean the stamp with Stampin Mist, and ink the large flourish  stamp up using the Soft Suede Classic Ink Pad, and stamp in 2 opposite corners without re-inking the stamp.
6.  Using the Heart stamp from the same Stamp Set, ink it up using Soft Suede Classic Ink pad, and stamp onto the 2 corners without the flourish's
7.  Whilst the cardstock finishes drying, make your tag. Using the Heart Stamp with the Blushing Bride Classic Ink Pad, randomly stamp a scrap of Shimmery White Cardstock. Over-stamp this with the sentiment of your choice from the same stamp set, using the Soft Suede Classic Ink Pad/
8.  Punch out the tag using the Note Tag Punch; sponge the edges of the cardstock with Sahara Sand ink
9.  Using the Love Blossoms Embellishment Kit from Stampin Up, wrap around the Blushing Bride Satin Ribbon, and tie a bow; thread through a piece of Pearl Trim and secure on the back of the panel using some Tear & Tape adhesive
10. Mat onto a piece of Blushing Bride Cardstock measuring 12.4 x 12.4 cms using Stampin Dimensionals to Pop up that top layer' then using Fast Fuse Adhesive, mat onto a piece of Crumb Cake Cardstock measuring 12.8 x 12.8 cms
11 Finally, pop some Stampin Dimensionals onto the back of the Tag, and mount it onto your card front; then mount onto your card base. 

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