I used the Stampin’ Up! Country Home stamp set to create my card for the Happy Inkin’ Thursday Blog Hop today. We’ve got a sketch challenge this week and this is what I made for it.
Here is the sketch that we’re using this week:
I started by adhering a panel from the Wood Textures DSP Stack to an Early Espresso card base with Multipurpose Liquid Glue. Then I cut the edge of a panel of Old Olive card stock with one of the Delicate Lace Edgelits Dies and then adhered it with SNAIL to the card front.
I stamped the images from the Country Home photopolymer stamp set (available Sept 5) in Tuxedo Black Memento ink on a panel of Whisper White card stock and then I colored the images with the Light and Dark Smoky Slate, Pool Party, Crumb Cake, Old Olive, Cajun Craze (available Sept 5) and Mango Melody (available Sept 5) Stampin’ Blends Markers. I used the Color Lifter to remove some of the ink on the can image and then adhered the panel to the card front with SNAIL.
I stamped the sentiment from the Country Home stamp set in Old Olive ink on a panel of Mango Melody card stock and then adhered it to the card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals. I pulled a strand of Linen Thread through one of the Galvanized Buttons (available Sept 5), tied a bow and then adhered it with a Glue Dot to the card front.
I stamped the images from the Country Home stamp set in Early Espresso ink on a panel of Whisper White card stock to finish the inside of the card.
Alright, on with the hop! Click the button below to hop over to see what Shelagh Freemantle has created today.
And just in case you get lost along the way, here is a list of the team members involved in the hop today:
- Amy Koenders – You Are Here
- Shelagh Freemantle
- Mary Deatherage
- Kristi Gray
- Jaimie Babarczy
- Sue Prather
- Karen Finkle
- Julie Johnston
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Card stock cuts for this project:
- Early Espresso – 4-1/4″ x 11″ card base
- Old Olive – 4″ x 5″ panel
- Whisper White – 3-1/4″ x 4-7/8″ panel, 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel (inside card)
- Wood Textures Designer Series Paper Stack – 4-1/4″ x 5-1/2″ panel
Stampin’ Up! items used to create this project: