Creative Stamping 85 – Bonus card – Happy Birthday
by Jeanette Kirton
Tropical Treetops stamp set
light blue, white & black cardstock
Squeezed Lemonade Ranger Tim Holtz Distress Oxide Ink
True Blue, Red,Yellow, Caramel & Ivory Winsor & Newton Promarkers
DG3 Spectrum Noir Classique marker
clear embossing powder
HOW TO CREATE
1 Blend Squeezed Lemonade ink over a 14cm-square of white cardstock. Spritz with water and and blot with kitchen towel. Layer onto black cardstock, leaving a narrow margin, and matt onto a 15cm-square blue card blank.
2 Stamp and emboss a parrot onto an 11.5cm-square of white cardstock and colour using Promarkers.
3 Stamp a leaf onto a Post-it note to make a mask. Working around the edge of picture, stamp and emboss the leaf image then mask to build up a leafy border. Colour with a Spectrum Noir pen and stamp a sentiment to finish.