Stamping In Paradise

Stamping In Paradise

Kay Williamson

The unmounted stamps in the Paradise collection consist of bold sentiments and images that can be colored any way you wish! Read on to learn about inspiring ways to use this month's stamps: JUMBO UM img_0383-copy CARD #1 img_0390-copy1 Adhere colorful 2" stamped squares to the card base at varying angles to create a playful look. Tie a button to the matted sentiment with waxed linen thread. img_0621-copy CARD #2 img_0385-copy1 Color the stamped flamingo with Faber-Castell PITT pens and splatter the panel with watercolor pencils. img_0623-copy CARD #3img_0388-copy Create pluckable strings on the ukulele with four strands of black linen thread. img_0622-copy #4img_0393-copy1 Adhere buttons with Glue Dots in all four corners of the art panel. Pierce stitching holes and sew around the card with waxed linen thread. img_0624-copy ART NOUVEAU UM img_0407-copy CARD #1 img_0458-copy Tear the outside edges of the largest card panel to allow the pink layer of the duplex paper to show. Stamp the parrot four times, once onto each color. Trim portions of the parrot and layer together. Finish with a googly eye from your stash. img_0613-copy CARD #2 img_0411-copy Stamp four colored squares with black ink and layer onto a square black panel. Adhere the stamped sentiment with foam circles. img_0617-copy CARD #3 img_0463-copy Cover an entire panel with alternating colors of 1" squares. Stamp images onto the squares with CS® White Pigment Ink and add a stamped sentiment. img_0615-copy GREETING UM img_0398-copy CARD #1 img_0456-copy Stamp a Pink panel with the small hibiscus to create a patterned background. Round the upper right and lower left corners of the background panel and sentiment. img_0620-copy CARD #2 img_0404-copy Ink the palm tree frond with Peridot and the trunk with Earth ink before stamping onto the White panel. img_0614-copy CARD #3 img_0453-copy Show off the duplex paper by tearing and layering narrow strips. Add a sentiment to the top left and lower right of the card. img_0618-copy CARD #4 img_0451-copya Brayer Neon Yellow, Neon Pink, Neon Purple, and Neon Blue Inks onto a White panel to create a color background. img_0619-copy After making this batch of cards, I've created a version of Paradise right in my craft room! Shop the collection today! Kay Kay0216

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