Monday, August 25, 2014

Dream Big Owl Card



Happy Monday crafty friends,
Whew, it has been a while since my last post. So much going on but I think we will be getting into a routine here on the home front. This will help me to share with you all a little more consistently. Today I wanted to share a card I created with this month’s Stamp of The Month Set… What A Hoot. There is only one week left in which to order this super fun set. Only $5 with a qualifying $50 purchase from my Close To My Heart link.
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Here’s a look at my finished card. It measures 5 x 6.5. I started with a white card base. I then layered a black and pink (cotton candy cardstock) mat. I then used some of the Scaredy Cat paper for the top mat.  I added a mat with a stamped background under my completed Owl. The sentiment….Dream Big is stamped with  my black ink pad and from the Your Own Kind of Wonderful Stamp Set.

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Here is a closer look at the pretty little flowers. They are part of this week’s FREE With Any Purchase SVG cut file Bundle (See Bundle). I started by cutting them out in plain white cardstock. I then stamped them with my In Distressed Backgrounds stamp set
using my Lagoon Ink Pad. I had some plain white pearls in my stash so I used my Tender Pink  Touch Twin Marker and colored the pearls. This gave them a nice soft pink color to match my card.

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Here’s a closer look at my owl. Once again I used my Touch Twin Markers to color my pieces in. I like how well the colors blended together. I used my  Cherry Pink Marker, Tender Pink, Peony Purple Marker and my Lavender marker along with my colorless blender marker. I then used my Thistle ink pad to stamp in the eyes. The pieces to my owl were cut from the matching SVG cut file set I created for this stamp set.  You can also see in this photo were I used my Lagoon Ink Pad as well as my distressed backgrounds stamp set to stamp the hounds tooth pattern. I matted that onto some black cardstock.  I used some foam tape to give the mat the owl is on a little extra dimension. Lastly I used some miscellaneous ribbon I had in my stash for the simple border and bow.
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Matching SVG Cut Files for What A Hoot Stamp Set
Matching SVG Cut Files for Treasured Friendship Stamp Set
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Products Used For This Project
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Pazzles Vue
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What A Hoot Stamp Set

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825 SVG Cut Bundle

scaredy cat paper
Scaredy Cat Paper Pack
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Basics Cardstock Set
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Adventure Cardstock Pack

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Stamp Set

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Thistle Ink Pad
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Lagoon Ink Pad
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Black Ink Pad

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Your Own Kind of Wonderful 
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White Cardstock

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Peony Purple Marker
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Cherry Pink Marker

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Tender Pink Marker
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Lavender Marker

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Colorless Blender Marker
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Foam Tape

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EZ Dots Runner

Additional Products
Misc. Ribbon
Misc. Pearls

Well this about covers it for today, as always thank you so much for stopping by and sharing your crafty time with me. I have projects lined up for every day this week, so be sure to keep stopping back by. Until tomorrow,


2 comments:

Sukie said...

Adorable card, the colors and patterns are so beautiful! I love those flowers, they are gorgeous!

Sandra H said...

Simply gorgeous x