Monday, September 4, 2017

Game Day is On!


If you are an American football fan then you already know this week starts the regular season. Be prepared for the entranced look on faces for the rest of the year, a lot like this card I made for the Stampendous July Catalog release. 



I think I'm more likely to be the one lost in a popcorn bowl than lost in the game, but that's what makes Game Day so much fun. We all have something to do!

Here's how I made this card!

Supplies: (I use Amazon affiliate links when able and that means that whenever a link is taken then a purchase is made, I get a few pennies at no cost to you.)

Stampendous: 

  • HMR95 House-Mouse® Game Day (AZ, STM)
  • R287 Oh My Stars (AZ, STM)
  • MEM01 Memento Tuxedo Black Ink Pad by Tsukineko® (AZSTM)
  • MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper (AZSTM)
  • SSH57 Acrylic Stamp Handle (AZSTM)


Plus:

  • My Colors cardstock by My Mind's Eye
  • Sketch™ Markers by Copic® (0, B66, B69, BG000, BG01, BG10, BV31, BV34, C1, C4, E04, E06, E19, E21, E23, E25, E30, E31, E33, E35, E37, E40, E42, E43, E44, E47, E53, E57, E81, E97, R20, R22, R24, T1, T4, T6, T8, W2, W3, W5, W7, W9, Y17, Y32, YG00, YG01, YG03, YG25, YG45, YR12, YR14, YR27, YR30, YR31)
  • Zip-Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives (AZ)
  • 3D Thin Foam Squares (AZ)
  • Ribbon by May Arts 
  • Mini Layers Tools by Perfect Paper Crafting (AZ)


Instructions:

  1. Fold color cardstock in half for a finished 4-1/4 x 5-1/2 inch card base.
  2. Stamp Oh My Stars stamp in black around the edges of the card base and set aside.
  3. Stamp Game Day with black ink onto Mixed Media White Paper and color.
  4. Trim and layer with two colored cardstock mats.
  5. Wrap striped ribbon around opposite corners and tie in a knot.
  6. Adhere with 3D Thin Foam Squares to the card base.


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5 comments:

  1. OH MY Goodness!!!! I absolutely LOVE this card!!! House mouse has always been a favorite of mine!!! This one will be a favorite of so many of my loved ones!!

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  2. Love the Sparkle can. The coloring of the popcorn and the shine is beautiful. Looking at the mouse staring at the TV is me and my family. [Bunny]

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  3. Great card! I love this image and you have brought it to life with your beautiful coloring! TFS!

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  4. Just remembered that I never came over here to comment separately on your richly colored and adorable card!! The meece are like me....more interested in the snacks than in FB! :) Beautiful coloring!!
    <3 J

    jwoolbright at gmail dot com
    HerPeacefulGarden.blogspot.com

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  5. this card is so stinkin' cute.
    I hope he's rooting for the Mizzou Tigers.
    thanks for sharing.
    Illinois

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