Stampin’ Up! Butterflies and Flowers Mask Card for the Happy Inkin’ Thursday Blog Hop

Hi Stampers, For todays hop we have a theme challenge of Bugs and Butterflies.  When I saw the challenge, I knew right away what I was going to ink up.  I used the Butterflies and Flowers mask on another blog hop card but used the floral mask, I had not used the butterflies yet. Well this week, they got inky.  I also wanted to play with the gorgeous new in-colors and there it was, my inspiration for todays card, the Butterflies and Flowers Masks and the new In-Color inks.

The Theme:

Stampin’ Up! Butterflies and Flowers Mask Card:

The Recipe:

Card base: Basic White 4-1/4 x 11, scored at 5-1/2

Mat: Starry Sky4 x 5-1/4

Art piece: Basic White 3-7/8 x 5-1/8

The Details:

  • With a blending brush blend a very light layer of the Starry Sky ink using the large solid butterfly mask to the front of the art piece
  • Place the detailed butterfly mask on top of the solid blended butterfly, blend more Starry Sky  Ink on top of the detailed mask making this layer much darker
  • Using the splatter image from the Forever Fern stamp set, stamp some splatters here and there on the front of the art piece with 1st and 2nd generation stamping
  • Run your completed art piece through your embossing machine using the Timbers Embossing Folder or a folder of your choice

The Sentiment:

  • Stamp the sentiment from the Natures Prints stamp set (coming in May in the new catalog) onto a piece of Basic White card stock in Starry Sky ink
  • Die cut the sentiment with the Stylish Shapes Die (coming in May in the new catalog)

Putting the Card Together:

  • Attache the art piece to the Starry Sky mat
  • Wrap a piece of Starry Sky Bakers Twine (coming soon) around the matted art piece
  • Attach the matted art piece to the card front with Dimensionals
  • Attache your sentiment with Dimensionals to the front of the card

Finishing Touches:

  • Add a Starry Sky Bakers Twine Bow to the left of the sentiment with a Glue Dot
  • Add a large and small Starry Night In-Color Dot to the sentiment and you are done

Alright, on with the hop!  Click the button below to hop over to see what the rest of the team created for you today:

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And just in case you get lost along the way, here is a list of the team members involved in the hop today:

Amy Koenders:

Mary Deatherage:

Kristi Gray:

Jaimie Babarczy:

Sue Prather:

Karen Finkle:

Akiko Sandano:

Karen Ksenzakovic:

Tara Carpenter:

Terry Lynne Albright:

Can I help you?

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These are the products I used to make my card:

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