Bear Hugs / Hardwood ~August 2016 1.3
I feel like the bears in this set could be used for any occasion. I tried to make this card not too specific in the event it was created for. It's always nice to have a couple extra guy cards in your collection.
Cut Cardstock: Old Olive – 8 1⁄2” x 5 1⁄2” Early Espresso – 3 1/2" x 3" Whisper White 4 1/4" x 3/4"
Fold the Old Olive Cardstock in half with a Bone Folder.
Stamp Hardwood stamp on Old Olive Cardstock card front using Old Olive Ink.
Emboss Early Espresso Cardstock with Woodgrain Textured Impressions Embossing Folder and Big Shot.
Adhere now embossed Early Espresso Cardstock to stamped Old Olive Cardstock card front using SNAIL Adhesive.
Stamp bear and fish from Bear Hugs stamp set in Jet Black Stazon Ink on scrap of Whisper White Cardstock.
Take Early Espresso and Old Olive Ink Pads and rub ink onto a clear block or other shines smooth non absorbent surface. Use Aqua Painter to watercolor both the stamped bear and fish.
Die cut colored bear and fish using Bear Hugs Framelit Dies and Bigshot.
Adhere bear and fish to card front using Stampin' Dimensionals.
Stamp sentiment in Jet Black Stazon Ink on Whisper White Cardstock 4 1/4" x 3/4"
Fussy cut banner pennant on left side of sentiment.
Adhere sentiment to card front using SNAIL Adhesive.
Trim off excess overhang of sentiment.