Paper

A Father Is... Card

By  Jackie Kalchert 

size: 4-1/4"x5-1/2"

  • A Father Is... Card

Materials

  • Cardstock: cream; light brown; black

Tools

  • Stamps: vehicles (Club Stamp); verse (After Midnight Art Stamps)
  • Ink pads: Archival Black (Ranger); Domino Brown Chalk (Oh Domino)
  • Acrylic paints: brown; cream; grey
  • Non-stick craft sheet
  • Fine mist sprayer (JudiKins)
  • Wooden skewer
  • Marbled Paper Technique
  • 1. Drizzle each paint color side-by-side onto craft sheet. Mist with water. Use skewer to gently swirl colors together; avoid over-mixing.
  • 2. Place half-sheet of cream cardstock facedown into paint. Lift straight up and let dry completely.
  • Card
  • 1. Cut brown cardstock to 5-1/2"x8-1/2"; score and fold in half.
  • 2. Cut 3-3/4"x5" cream cardstock piece; matte on black cardstock, leaving 1/16" border. Use chalk ink to stamp verse on right side.
  • 3. Use photo as guide to stamp black images onto marbled cardstock. Trim to 2-1/2"x3-1/2" and adhere to left side of cream panel.