Cards

I Think You're Amazing Card

A simple card of encouragement done by fussy cutting multiple stamped images.
By  Karen Sessions 

7”x5”

MATERIALS

White card base, 5”x7”

Recollections Rose Border Pink Dots Paper

7Gypsies Victoria Paper Pad
Basic Grey Chipboard Sentiment 

TOOLS

VersaColor Olive Pigment Ink

Flower and leaves rubber stamp 

Zig BrusH20 Waterbrush

Ranger Tim Holtz Distress Ink: Tattered Rose, Peeled Paint

3D foam adhesives

BASIC SUPPLIES

Scissors 

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Directions

1. Stamp two impressions of flowers onto white cardstock using Olive Pigment Ink. Color first stamped image with Tattered Rose Distress Ink and carefully cut out flowers. Color leaves on second stamped image with Peeled Paint Distress Ink.

2. Carefully bend each petal upward to give flowers a realistic appearance. Place each petal on pad of fingers and gently press to mold into the curve of finger. Adhere flowers over inked leaf impression using 3D foam adhesives.  

3. Matte stamped image with a 1/8" border of dusty rose paper from Victoria Paper Pad. 

4. Cut panel of Rose Border Pink Dots Paper slightly larger than 5x7" card base. Adhere panel to card base and trim off excess overhanging paper.

5. Adhere chipboard sentiment on lower right corner slightly overlapping stamped flower image as shown.