Make a bushel full of cards with the Deluxe kit and featuring the Orchard unmounted stamps.
Here's a quick video tour of the Orchard cards!
Read on to learn a few details about card assembly.
Stamp the collage image onto a torn Ivory panel. Color the panel with watercolor pencils and a water brush. Create a second set of cherries, color and fussy cut with detail scissors.
Adhere the cherries over the collage image with foam squares or circles to add dimension.
Spray the pear stamp image with water, apply watercolor crayons directly to the wet stamp and add a colorful row of fruit to an Ivory card panel.
Create a market mini sign for the apple barrel. Cut a slit in the basket with a craft knife and slide the "sign stand" into the slot. Adhere the stamped sign to the stand with Foam Adhesive Circles.
Stamp two basket images onto Brown plain and fussy cut the images with detail scissors. Cut a slit into the basket to accommodate the wooden stake and adhere to the second basket with foam adhesive circles and bookbinding glue.
Create an interactive element for this card which reveals a sweet hidden message.
Cut the bottom of the pull-out wider than the slit to secure the message inside the basket.
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Apply the watercolor crayon directly to the stamp and mist with water. Splatter additional watercolors onto the Ivory panel with a water brush.
Apply Peridot, Tangerine, Topaz and Ruby Inks on each paper flag for a tone on tone look.
Stamp the cut fruit image onto copy paper and fussy cut to create a mask. Cover the previously stamped images with the masks and then add the script to the background.
Stamp two rows fruit with alternating with Tangerine, Leaf, and Ruby Inks.
Create an extra pop of color by matting with Green, Orange, and Ivory. Finish with a folded Green card base.
Make an anchor point for the fruit image by adding a simple horizon line and shadows with colored pencils.
These Orchard stamps will bring you a harvest of inspiration ripe for the picking! To shop the Deluxe kit and view the whole collection click HERE.