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PenPattern Giraffe by Pam Hornschu



P259 PenPattern Giraffe
F229 Better Travel
R163 Old World Map
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper

DWDX7020 Leafless Tree Die
DWDD003 Leafy Branch Die
DWDD001 Nesting Frames Die set
DWLX7027 Quatrefoil Stencil
DWLJ817 Leopard Skin Stencil
DWLJ815 Zebra Texture Stencil

Memento™ Rich Cocoa, Potter’s Clay, & Blue Danube Ink by Tsukineko®
Copic® Markers
Cardstock by Core’dinations
Sanding Block
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives


  1. Create 6″ square card from brown cardstock. Machine-emboss parts of Leopard Skin and Zebra Texture on front. Sand to reveal design.
  2. Run panel of orange cardstock through embossing machine with Quatrefoil stencil. Swipe ink over surface to reveal design. Adhere to card.
  3. Stamp giraffe on panel of white cardstock, and on sticky note using black ink. Cute the one from the sticky note to use as mask over the giraffe.
  4. Stamp world map in brown ink over panel. Sponge or brush brown ink around edges, and blue ink directly behind the giraffe. Remove mask.
  5. Color and shade image with markers. Adhere to card.
  6. Die cut tree and leafy branch. Sponge or brush ink over surface. Adhere to card.
  7. Die cut sentiment frame. Stamp sentiment in black ink. Ink around edges in brown. Adhere to card.

Giraffe Savanna Tag by Rhea Weigand

Supplies: P193_RW_800

From Stampendous:

P193 Giraffe Savanna
FRC01 Powder Blue Color Fragments
FRM02 Gilded Mica Fragments
FRG02C Champagne Crushed Glass Glitter


large manilla tag
double sided tape
brown card stock
lace ribbon, satin ribbon
paper crimper
Glossy Accents
paper cutter


1. Cover a large tag with burlap using double sided tape.
2. Crimp a piece of brown card stock then layer at an angle over light blue as shown.
3. Cover one edge with a strip of lace ribbon then layer brown satin ribbon to the side.
4. Color Giraffe image.
5. Make 2 backing layers of light blue and dark brown card stock then place at opposite angles.
6. Cut curly paper shavings with your paper cutter. Gather with double sided tape attach to back of ribbon and attach to image.
7. Emboss buttons and attach to piece.
8. Attach Powder Blue Color Fragments, Gilded Mica and Crushed Glass Glitter with Glossy Accents.
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