All-Occasion Cards for Summer
Enjoy cards inspired by all the colors of summer— warm yellows of sunshine, cool blue waters and foliage and flowers in every shade of color imaginable.
Enjoy cards inspired by all the colors of summer—warm yellows of sunshine, cool blue waters and foliage and flowers in every shade of color imaginable.
Bazzill Basics cardstock: licorice twist, marshmallow Clearly Besotted Brushed Greetings II stamp set Imagine VersaMark watermark ink pad Ranger Distress Crayons Brights Set Ranger white fine-detail embossing powder Imagine sparkle Sheer Shimmer Spritz Ranger heat tool Inkadinkado antistatic pouch My Sweet Petunia MISTI stamp-positioning tool Adhesive foam tape Tombow adhesive runner
1. Form a 41/4 x 51/2-inch card from white cardstock.
2. Cut a 33/4 x 5-inch panel from white cardstock. With Distress crayons, draw swirls all over panel as shown. Moisten fingertip with water and gently smudge each swirl, cleaning finger each time you switch colors. Spritz with sheer shimmer and let dry.
3. Cut one 33/4 x 5-inch panel from black cardstock and one 33/4 x 5-inch panel from white; glue together. Glue colored panel (step 2) to white side. Cut one 4 x 51/4-inch panel from black cardstock; adhere stacked panels to larger black panel. Adhere to card front.
4. Cut a 41/4 x 11/2-inch strip of black cardstock. Swipe anti-static pouch over area to be embossed. Stamp sentiment; sprinkle embossing powder over words and heat-set. Adhere to card with foam tape.
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