I needed a birthday card this week for a male friend and decided the Crafting Forever stamp set would make a great card for him.
I took a panel of Whisper White cardstock 5 by 3” and stamped the 3 pen image across the panel using Archival Basic Black ink. I wanted to keep this card very simple and decided I would only add colour to the flowery pens and I choose the Berry Burst, Lemon Lime Twist, Bermuda Bay and Calypso Coral Marker Pens to add some shading. I added a thin strip of Basic Black cardstock to the bottom edge of the stamped piece to give some definition to the panel.
I stamped the sentiment from the Happy Birthday Gorgeous stamp set using the Bermuda Bay ink pad onto a scrap of Whisper White cardstock and trimmed it out using my Scissors. I repeated the thin rim of Basic Black cardstock. I stuck the sentiment to the back of the large stamped panel using Tombow Liquid Adhesive.
I added the whole stamped piece to a Bermuda Bay card base using Stampin’ Dimensionals. So happy with how this card turned out, I love it.
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Details of the products I used for this project can be found below. Please visit my blog again soon.
Crafting Forever & Happy Birthday Gorgeous
Bermuda Bay, Whisper White & Basic Black
Momento Tuxedo Black & Bermuda Bay
Berry Burst, Lemon Lime Twist, Melon Mambo and Calypso Coral
Stampin’ Trimmer, Stampin Scrub and Stampin Mist, Bone Folder, Paper Piercer and Scissors
E & G
Tombow Liquid Adhesive & Stampin’ Dimensionals
Grid Paper & Whisper White Envelope