Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Bear Splash!

April Showers is the theme this week for the Stampendous Design Team. I am so lucky to be on this Design Team, we receive lots of free products to create wonderful samples for you! Today I am sharing an oldie but goodie, the adorable Bear Splash (Q221).  Check with your local retailer for him and all the great Stampendous products!

"Bear Splash!"
CRQ221 Cling Bear Splash
MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper
SSC1239 Spring Sentiments Set
EK20 Spring Sparkle Embossing Kit
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®Acrylic Handle


DWLJ905 Rain Stencil
DWGHB-6  1/4" Brush #6 Gold Handle


Bazzill Basics cardstock 
Copic Sketch Markers - YR15, YR16, YR21, YG93, YG95, YG97, RV13, E33, E37, E53, B0000, B41, B60, C1
VersaMark Embossing Ink
Heat tool
Double-sided tape
Foam tape
Removable tape


Step 1:  Fold a 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" piece of orange cardstock in half to form a top fold A2 card

Step 2:  Tape the Rain stencil to a 4" x 5 1/4" piece of white cardstock with removable tape, use a 1/4" brush to ink with VersaMark Ink, remove stencil and sprinkle the wet ink with Blue Sparkle Embossing Powder, tap off extra, heat set, place the stencil back on the unembossed area, lining it back up as close as possible, repeat the inking and embossing to complete the piece, adhere to the front of the card

Step 3:   Stamp the Bear Splash on a 3 1/4" x 3 1/4" piece of Mixed Media White Paper with Memento Tuxedo Black and color with Copic markers

Step 4:  Adhere the Bear to a 3 3/8" x 3 3/8" orange mat

Step 5:  Stamp the sentiment on white cardstock with Memento Tuxedo Black, cut apart and mat on small orange mats

Step 6: Adhere the Bear to the left side of the Rain at an angle

Step 7:   Use foam tape to add the sayings

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Happy Creating,


barbara macaskill said...

Adorable and fun! My granddaughter is going to love this sentiment! She is a puddle-a-holiday! LOL TFS!

Stampendous said...

Fantastic stenciling technique for your rain background, I'm sure it looks wet with the embossing powder! It is so fun to see these stamps again, thank you for sharing your creativity with us this week!