Hi stampers! What do you think of this new stamp set? Isn’t is so darn cute? I thought it would make a fun alternative to standard Father’s Day cards! This is a new host stamp set that will be available in the 2017-18 Annual Catalog. You can get this or any of the hostess sets by having a party, or placing a qualifying order in my online store. I can provide more details if you would like, just send me a note at Rachthestamper@gmail.com .
I used several different ink colors and a blender pen to color in the birds. I gave one a much more “DAD” colored feel, and the other I made a daughter 🙂 You can change out any of the colors, you could also use the watercolor pencils instead and go over with the blender pens to smooth out the color. You could also use Stampin’ Write markers to fill it in too!
I added a “nest” I made from the 5/8″ Burlap Ribbon. I snipped out the threads that connect them, loosened them up and the adhered them with TomBow liquid glue so I was able to place it just where I wanted it. I then added some of the Kraft Rope Trim to give it a bottom. The rope trim is in the Clearance Rack by the way and it is REALLY on sale! So…..ya might wanna hurry 😀
I filled in the leaves on the branches with two different colors of marker: I used Pear Pizzazz and Soft Sky, and I think they turned out so pretty!
I will try to get a little mini video done for how I made the NEST and masked the birds to add the branches behind them very soon!
Hope you enjoyed this out of the box style card, please let me know what you think!
If this is your first time to a blog hop, WELCOME! To participate, you will need to leave a comment, along with your full name and #StampItContest to be entered. This months prize is a card kit which is fun because it has everything you need all in one box. Just get your paper snips and you’ll be set!
Congrats to last months blog hop winner, Stacy Cecil!
It is totally FREE to enter, and you can enter one time per blog, and there are ten in this hop, so TEN chances for you to W I N :)!!
As always thanks for stopping by the hop.
Until next time,
Last Hop’s Winner
Feathery Friends 144037 (c) 144032
100730 Whisper White card stock
121045 Basic Black card stock
144246 Tranquil Tide card stock
140931 Archival Black ink pad
144083 Berry Burst ink pad
144085 Tranquil Tide ink pad
144084 Powder Pink ink pad
144086 Lemon Lime Twist ink pad
141398 Peekaboo Peach ink pad
141395 Sweet Sugarplum
131181 Soft Sky ink pad
131180 Pear Pizzazz ink pad
141897 Clear Wink of Stella
141487 5/8′ Burlap Ribbon
141996 Kraft Rope Trim **CLEARANCE RACK**
102845 Blender Pen
103954 Aqua Painter
126889 Stampin’ Trimmer
102300 Bone Folder
104332 SNAIL Adhesive
104430 Stampin’ Dimensionals
118491 Clear Block Bundle
126200 Stampin’ Scrub
102394 Stampin’ Mist cleaner
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