Friday, June 30, 2017

The Light You Shine

This stamp set and any card created using it seem intimidating - at first...

But this is some super easy stamping with a big WOW factor.  

Plus, some really great sentiments are included.  So happy this carried over from the Occasions Catalog!

  • Stamp Sets – High Tide (143006)
  • Card Stock – Whisper White (100730); Dapper Denim (141414); Vellum (101856); Smoky Slate (131202)
  • Stamp Pads – Dapper Denim (141394); Smoky Slate (131179);Basic Gray (126981); Crumb Cake (126975); So Saffron (126957); Pool Party (126982)
  • Misc. – Stitched Shapes Framelits (145372); Layering Circle Framelits (141705);Clear Wink of Stella (141897); 5/8” Burlap Ribbon (141487); Stampin’ Dimensionals (104430)

  • Dapper Denim:   8 ½” x 5 ½”
  • Whisper White:   5” x 4”
  • Vellum:                3 ¼” x 3 ¼”
  • Smoky Slate:      5 ¼” x 4”       

  1. Fold Dapper Denim cardstock in half to form card base.
  2. Cut out the largest and smallest circle from the Whisper White cardstock using the Stitched Shape Framelits.
  3. Cut out the largest circle from vellum using the Layered Circle Framelits.
  4. Stamp one lighthouse image in Smoky Slate on the largest stitched circle. 
  5. Stamp the other lighthouse in Dapper Denim on top of the first lighthouse (2 step stamping).
  6. Stamp the water in Pool Party, the birds in Basic Gray and the light beam in So Saffron inks.
  7. Highlight the light beam with Wink of Stella.
  8. Stamp the sand in Crumb Cake and the birds in Basic Gray on the smallest stitched circle.
  9. Stamp the sentiment in Basic Gray on the lower left side of the Smoky Slate layer and glue to card base.
  10. Glue the vellum circle to the top right corner of the Smoky Slate piece.
  11. Cut a piece of burlap ribbon, fold in half and glue to the back of the stamped large circle on the lower right side below the lighthouse.
  12. Pop up the circle with Stampin’ Dimensionals offset on the vellum circle.
  13. Glue the smaller stamped circle to the lower left side of the large circle.

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