Each Sunday, I create a card using one of my card sketches. This week's sketch is number SS042. Sketches can help to get your creativity fired up. They are open to interpretation, no real right or wrong way.
You can create a card exactly using the sketch layout or change it up a bit. You can also turn the sketch so if it is a vertical sketch you might want to turn it to be horizontal. Let your imagination run wild!
The Free as a Bird cling stamp set used for today's card is a classic. This stamp set made with Stampin' Up! 's premium red rubber will be one of those stamp sets that never goes out of style. It is great for men, women and children alike.
Simple Stamping Steps & Measurements
- Fold a piece of Whisper White Thick Cardstock (5 ½” x 8 ½”) in half to create the card base.
- Glue a piece of 4 1/4" x 5 1/2" Pool Party Cardstock to the front.
- Glue a piece of the designer paper (3 3/8" x 4 5/8") to a piece of Granny Apple Green (3 1/2" x 4 3/4") and glue to the center of the card front.
- Glue apiece of the ribbon (5 1/4") across the center of the card front.
- Stamp the row of birds in Tuxedo Black Ink on a piece of Whisper White Cardstock (2" x 4").
- Color with the Stampin' Combo Blends (Pool Party, Petal Pink, Old Olive, Soft Suede) and adhere to the center of the card with dimensionals.
- Color two large pearls with the dark Pool Party Stampin' Blend and adhere to the upper left-hand corner.
- Stamp For You in Tuxedo Black ink on Whisper White cardstock and cut out with the smallest Stitched Nested Label Die.
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