Thursday, December 10, 2015

2015 Countdown to Xmas: 25 Days, 25 Cards - Card #10

Card #10: Merry and Bright Elephant Greetings featuring Mama Elephant products.

  • White card base: 4.25"W x 11"H, scored at 5.5" mark
  • Watercolor Paper: 4.25"W x 5.5"H
  • Distress Inks: Peacock Feathers, Squeezed Lemonade, Seedless Preserves
  • Mama Elephant: Ella and Friends stamp and die set
  • Mama Elephant: Sew Fancy die set
  • Mama Elephant: Jingle Greetings stamp set
  • Versamark Ink
  • Ranger Embossing Powder in Liquid Platinum
  • Wink of Stella Pen
  • Adhesive Tape Runner and Foam Adhesive
  • Die cut water color paper using the largest die from the Sew Fancy dies set.
  • Apply water to distress inks and paint a splotchy watercolor pattern in the lower right corner of the watercolor paper; allow time to dry completely.  You can use a heat tool too.
  • Stamp the elephant and hat with Memento Tuxedo Black ink on copic-friendly card stock.  Color with copic markers.  I used W00, W2, W5 and some R21 on the feet.  For the hat, I used V91, V93, V95 and YG13
  • Stamp the sentiment and stars in Versamark ink and heat emboss.
  • Add all the layers together.
Here is a close-up of the card:

Happy Holidays!

No comments:

Post a Comment

Look forward to your feedback and any fun ideas I should incorporate into my card designs. Or just say hello!