Autumn Trees Card


size: 5”x7”

Materials

  • Cardstock: smooth white, Core’dinations Black Magic Abracadabra
  • Authentique Enchanted Collection Charmed Paper
  • BoBunny Press Double Dot Licorice Ribbon

Basic Supplies

paper trimmer, scoring tool, scissors, ruler, pencil, sponge daubers

Tools

  • Stamps: Hero Arts Winter Trees, BoBunny Press Apple Cider Set
  • Ranger Ink pads: Tim Holtz Distress Inks Wild Honey, Vintage Photo, Fired Brick, Ripe Persimmon; Archival Jet Black
  • Ranger Adirondack Water Brush
  • Ranger Inkssentials Mini Mister
  • Adhesives: double-sided tape, Ranger Inkssentials Glossy Accents

Directions

  • 1. Make 5”x7” Abracadabra side-fold card.
  • 2. Cut slightly smaller Charmed paper panel; set aside.
  • 3. Fill mister and water brush with water.
  • 4. Ink Winter Trees stamp using various colors of Distress Inks. Spray inked image with water to encourage colors to blend; stamp onto white cardstock. Let dry completely.
  • 5. Stamp Jet Black bird image onto lower left side of trees image.
  • 6. Using water brush, pull color from Distress Inks in trees image to color selected areas of bird. Let dry.
  • 7. Trim image and adhere to Charmed paper panel. Adhere small Double Dot ribbon around panel at base of image; tape ends at back. Adhere panel to card.
  • 8. Knot short length of large Double Dot ribbon; adhere to card using Glossy Accents. Let dry.
  • Tip
  • 1. To convert this card to a winter design, sponge blue and purple inks over stamp, and look for a deer or fox silhouette-style stamp for the foreground.

by Jolene Johnston

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