Saturday, 2 June 2018

Thank you card - Vintage lady and gent DL card - Day 153 of my 365 day challenge

Thank you card - Vintage lady and gent DL card - 
Day 153 of my 365 day challenge

Hi Craft addicts!

Today's card for my challenge is a quick DL card using this fun vintage style topper I have had for ages - it could either by a Hunkydory or Kanban one - not sure to be honest - but still it is a good one to use on a DL card...

How I made this card:-

  • I first of all scored 4 lines using my scoreboard along the bottom of a DL card (inside first of all and then outside).
  • I then added the topper directly on to the front of the card, leaving a small gap between it and the scored lines using finger lift tape.
  • I then used the rectangular Speech bubble stamp from Hobby Art Stamps set and stamped it on to some white stamping card using Versafine Onyx Black ink.
  • I then stamped the Thanks sentiment in the middle of it using Onyx Black Versafine ink.
  • Once it was dry, I used some blue ink that was left on my Smoothie sponge and coloured it in (I felt it matched the colouring of the topper) and then cut a bit of it off and coloured in the gap using a black fineliner.
  • I then added it to the middle of the scored lines with foam pads and added 3 blue self adhesive gems to either side of it.

And there you are a really easy but fun card to make and would be great to give!

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Products and items you may need to make this project
  • DL white card and envelope (300gsm from Hunkydory)
  • Vintage lady and gent topper (either Kanban or Hunkydory I think)
  • Speech bubbles stamp set from Hobby Art Stamps
  • Thanks sentiment from Birch Tree Press stamps 
  • White Stamping (or Super Smooth) card (from Craftwork Cards, Hunkydory or Creative Crafting World)
  • Tim Holtz Distress inks - Salty Ocean
  • Onyx Black Versafine ink pad
  • Blue Self adhesive gems from Hobby House
  • Tape pen
  • Foam pads
  • Foam Tape
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