Friday, August 26, 2016

Berry Decorations!

This week the Stampendous Design Team is sharing samples combining stamps from the July catalog and the beautiful papers given to us by Graphic45. Their papers are gorgeous and versatile, they look great on big projects or small ones.

Today I'm sharing a card featuring the darling new House Mouse Berry Decorations Stamp, two Graphic45 papers and a scrumptious ribbon from Creative Impressions.




Stampendous:
HMCR77 Berry Decorations Cling Stamp
GL220U Crystal Glitter
MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper
Acrylic Handle
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Plus:
My Colors Cardstock - Dare Devil, Evergreen
Graphic 45 HoHoHo 4500988, Merry Mistletoe 4500991
Copic Sketch Markers - G12, G14, G17, G20, Y0000, Y06, YR000, R29, R30, R39, E27, E37, E42, E49, E53, W0, W2, W4, B60, BG10
Creative Impressions 1/4" Red and Green Grosgrain Ribbon 80234
Beacon Adhesive Fabri Tac
Scotch Quick Dry Adhesive
Foam Tape
Craft Glue Dots
Zutter 1/2" corner rounder

Instructions:
Step 1:  Fold a 7" x 10" piece of Dare Devil cardstock in half to form an A7 top fold card, round all corners
Step 2:  Stamp the Berry Decorations image on a 4" x 5" piece of white cardstock with Tuxedo Black ink, color with Copic markers
Step 3: Trim image to 3 5/8" x 4 3/4",  round all corners, mat on a 3 3/4" x 4 7/8" piece of Evergreen with rounded corners
Step 4:  Use a small paint brush to add some glue in "snow" area at the bottom of the image, sprinkle wet glue with Crystal Glitter, tap off extra, let dry
Step 5:  Cut a 2" x 4 3/4" piece from the HoHoHo paper and a 4 3/4" x 4 3/4" piece of the Merry Mistletoe paper, round two corners on each making sure the words are going the right directions, edge with the G17 marker, adhere to card front
Step 6:   From the Evergreen paper cut one 1/2" x 4 3/4" piece and one 1/2" x 6 3/4" strips, adhere the shorter one over the seam and the longer across the front near the bottom
Step 7:  Use FabriTac to adhere the ribbon to the two green strips
Step 8: Use foam squares to attach the mouse image
Step 9: Tie a small matching bow and adhere to the left side with a Craft Glue Dot

Go to the Stampendous Blog for more ideas!

Happy Creating,

Louise

4 comments:

barbara macaskill said...

So sweet and perfectly colored! The G45 papers go so well with this image that it is like they were made to go together! TFS!

Amanda Rhodes said...

I love this image and the G45 papers you used!

Viki Banaszak said...

This is adorable! I love the little pinecone tree.

McStamper said...

Cute stamp and the background papers look great.