Masterpiece Card & COPIC Marker Tutorial


  • 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)
  • Paper distresser
  • Small blending sponge
  • Sewing machine and white thread



  • Make brown top-fold card base. Cut green paper slightly smaller than card front; set aside.


  • 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.


  • Follow tutorial, Figs. 1-10, to stamp and color image.


  • 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.


  • 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.
by Sherrie Siemens
Masterpiece Card & COPIC Marker Tutorial
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