Cardstock (Prism Papers): Suede Brown Dk.; Simply Smooth White; Mystic Blue Lt.
Thomas Kinkade Masculine Paper Pack (Cornish Heritage Farms)
Pale blue button
Paper blossom (Prima Marketing)
Wood flourish (KaiserCraft)
Stamps (Cornish Heritage Farms): Thomas Kinkade Series Make A Wish Cottage; Aged Sheet Music Scrapblock; Mona Lisa Moments Motivation Centers
Adirondack ink pads (Ranger): Lake Mist Lights pad; Espresso Earthtones pad
COPIC markers (Imagination International): Frost Blue (B00); Smoky Blue (B45); Lt. Crockery Blue (B93); Lt. Grayish Cobalt (B95); Burnt Sienna (E08); Brick Beige (E31); Chamois (E35); Salmon Red (R05); Rose Red (R85); Pale Grape (V91); Warm Gray (W1); Warm Gray (W5); Barium Yellow (Y00); Golden Yellow (Y17); Mimosa Yellow (YG00); Yellow Green (YG03); Pale Olive (YG95); Yellow Ochre (YR23); Colorless Blender (0)
Inkssentials White Opaque Pen (Ranger)
Small blending sponge
Sewing machine and white thread
1. Make brown top-fold card base. Cut green paper slightly smaller than card front; set aside.
2. Stamp Lake Mist sheet music background image onto blue cardstock; trim to 4-1/4" square. Distress paper edges; sponge Lake Mist ink around edges. Set aside.
3. Follow tutorial, Figs. 1-10, to stamp and color image.
4. Trim cottage image and distress edges; sponge Lake Mist ink around edges. Adhere image panel and blue square to green square as shown; stitch around image panel edges. Adhere layered piece to card front.
5. Adhere flourish to lower right corner of card. Sew button to flower center; adhere to flourish. Stamp Espresso sentiment at lower left.
1. Add a splash of color to tired décor - stamp, color and frame a variety of Thomas Kinkade Series images. Hang together in a trio or other arrangement.
2. Use markers to tint flower and wood flourish for more intense color.
3. Stamp image is ideal for new-home congrats or a friend just starting out on a new adventure.