Archive for birds

Flamingo by Amy Hurley-Purdie

Supplies:P250_L260_AHP_800

From Stampendous:
P250 Flamingo
L260 Relax Enjoy
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Plus:

  • Cardstock by Bazzill Basics® – coral, white, tan
  • MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
  • SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle
  • Patterned paper – coral gingham, multi polka dot, green dot
  • Copic markers: C2, C3, C5, 0, Y15, YG57, YG63, G82, B00, B12, B93, B95, B97, YR02, R20, R32, RV14, Y35, Y43
  • Lifestyle Scalloped Oval Cutting Dies
  • Lifestyle Oval Cutting Dies
  • Scalloped Border Cutting Die
  • White Flowers
  • Sequins – white, coral, clear
  • Rhinestones – clear
  • Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives
  • Foam Tape

 

Instructions:

  1. Start with 5” x 7” white card. Glue 5” x 6 ¼” coral card stock flush with the top. Glue 4 ¾” x 6” multi dot centered on coral paper. Cut 3 ½” x 4 ¾” green dot and matt onto tan card stock leaving ¼” border. Glue 3/8” from the right and ¾” from the top.
  2. Die cut 3 ¼” x 5 ¼” oval from white card stock. Stamp flamingo and color with Copics as shown. Glue onto 3 ¾” x 5 ¾” coral gingham scalloped oval. Glue to card front as shown. Cut 5” x 7/8” coral gingham and die cut with scalloped border. Glue to bottom of card.
  3. Cut 2 ¾” x 1 ½” tan card stock. Stamp with sentiment. Cut a “V” from one side and glue to bottom right side of card. Apply flowers and sequins as shown.

Heron by Amy Hurley-Purdie

Supplies:P252_SSC1209_AHP_800

From Stampendous:
P252 Heron
SSC1209 Holiday Words Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Plus:

  • Cardstock by Bazzill Basics® – blue grey, dark blue, white, lavender
  • MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
  • SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle
  • Patterned paper – teal feather
  • Copic markers: Y38,Y28,E35,E01,YG63,G29,G82,B24,B93,B95,B97,Boo,BG01,BV00,BV02,0
  • Lifestyle Scalloped square Cutting Dies
  • Button – natural brown
  • Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives
  • Foam Tape

Instructions:

  1. Start with 5” x 7” blue gray card. Cut 4 ½” x 6 3/8” teal feather patterned paper. Matt onto dark blue card stock leaving 1/8” border. Glue centered. Die cut 3 ½” x 4 ¾” scalloped square from blue gray card stock, and glue centered ¾” from top. Cut 1 ½” x 6” strip of dark blue card stock and cut “V” from both ends. Glue onto card as shown.
  2. Die cut 2 ¾” x 4 1/8” from white card stock. Stamp heron and color with Copics as shown. Matt onto lavender card stock leaving 1/8” border. Glue onto scalloped square.
  3. Stamp with sentiment bottom right side of card. Apply button as shown.

Flamingo by Lea Kimmel

Supplies:P250_LK_800

From Stampendous:
P250 Flamingo
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Plus:
Cardstock by Bazzill Basics®
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives
Neenah® Classic Crest™ Solar White Cover Stock
Pebbles™ Garden Party 6×6 Paper Pad
May Arts Ribbon®
Copic® Markers:  R00, R11, R22, R02, R05, BG11, G000, G20, G21, G24, G28, B0000

Instructions:

  1. Stamp image and color
  2. Trim image as shown
  3. Create vertical A2 card base and a mat for the image from the same cs
  4. Trim patterned papers as shown and adhere to card base
  5. Trim a small piece of ribbon to go around upper left corner
  6. Create a bow from the same ribbon and adhere to ribbon on corner
  7. Adhere layered image to center of card

Heron by Lea Kimmel

Supplies:P252_LK_800

From Stampendous:
P252 Heron
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Plus:
Cardstock by Bazzill Basics®
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives
Neenah® Classic Crest™ Solar White Cover Stock
Authentique™ Loyal 6×6 Paper Pad
May Arts Ribbon®
Copic® Markers:  B91, B93, B95, B97, B21, B23, B26, C4, W1, W4, W7, YG95, YG97, YG61, YG63, YG67, B0000

Instructions:

  1. Stamp image and color
  2. Trim image as shown
  3. Create a vertical A2 card base with a tent fold
  4. Trim patterned papers as shown
  5. Create a mat for image
  6. Trim a piece of ribbon to fit across card
  7. Attach ribbon to background paper and attach to card base
  8. Layer image as shown and adhere to center of card

Hummingbirds Tray by Debbie Cole

Supplies:CRS5072_R221_DC_800

From Stampendous:
CRS5072 Cling Hummingbirds
R221 Vintage Letter
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Plus:
Americana® Bittersweet Chocolate, Hauser Green Light, Light Buttermilk, Royal Fuchsia, & Traditional Raw Umber Acrylic Paint by DecoArt®
DuraClear Matte Varnish by DecoArt®
14.5″ Square Tray in Mustard by Cupboard Distributing
Cosmetic Sponges
Paintbrushes
Palette

Instructions:

  1. Sand the base of the tray until it is smooth. Base entire surface with Light Buttermilk. Lightly sand over the entire tray to allow the texture of the undercoating to show. Coat with matte varnish.
  1. Stamp the Vintage Note and Vintage Letter stamps to the background using a cosmetic sponge with Traditional Raw Umber.
  1. Apply the flower stamp to handle. Using a cosmetic sponge apply Bittersweet Chocolate to the entire stamp. Stamp onto the tray in the center. Clean stamp immediately. Apply the hummingbirds in the same manner.
  1. Wash over all the areas with Light Buttermilk. Allow to dry and wash the pink areas with Royal Fuchsia and the green areas with Hauser Green Light.
  1. Float to shade with the same colors as the washes using full strength paint. Add a second shade to the flowers with Traditional Raw Umber + Royal Fuchsia (1:1). Add Additional Highlights with floats of Light Buttermilk zz+ Royal Fuchsia (4:1).