From Morning ‘til Night


Amy Hurley-Purdie

From Morning ‘til Night
By Amy Hurley-Purdie


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Designer Tip: To avoid flooding your stamps with paint, use a cosmetic sponge when applying for an even coverage.

Supplies:

Instructions:

  1. Card Front: Place your card with the fold on the left. Cover with red cardstock. Glue 4 3/4"x6¼” Pretty Little Posies floral pattern paper centered. Glue 5”x2¼” Pretty Little Posies orange pattern paper horizontally 5/8” from the top. Glue 3¼”x6½” red cardstock 3/8” from left. Cut 3”x6¼” white cardstock. Choose your favorite stamps from the Birthday Greetings stamp set to create a stamped background. Using a cosmetic sponge, dab Festive Berries Distress Paints onto Birthday Greetings stamps and stamp onto 3”x6¼” white cardstock making sure to fill the entire piece of paper. Let dry completely. Dab Mowed Lawn and Salty Ocean Distress paints onto craft sheet and spritz with water. Use enough water to get the colors thinned out a bit, then swipe stamped cardstock several times through paint until covered. Dab with paper towel and let dry. Glue centered on 3¼”x6½” red cardstock. Cut Pearl Allure Swirl in half and place as shown.
  2. Using a cosmetic sponge, dab Festive Berries Distress Paints onto Birthday Greetings stamp “From Morning Til’ Night…”. Stamp onto white cardstock and trim to 2 1/4”x2½”. Mat onto 2½”x3½” red cardstock leaving a 3/8” border on the top and bottom. Foam tape centered on stamped cardstock 3/8” from top. Dab Chipboard Scrolls with Mowed Lawn and Salty Ocean Distress paints and let dry. Glue to the top and bottom of stamped the sentiment as shown. Create 2 bows from Pretty Posies red sheer, and green/blue check ribbon. Zot™ bows to the card front as shown, as well as Pretty Posies red rick rack to the bottom of the card.
  3. Card Inside: Cut 1 5/8”x6¼” white cardstock. Choose your favorite stamps from the Birthday Greetings stamp set to create a stamped background. Using cosmetic sponge dab Festive Berries Distress Paints onto Birthday Wishes stamps and stamp onto white cardstock making sure to fill the entire piece of paper. Let dry completely. Dab Mowed Lawn and Salty Ocean Distress paints onto craft sheet and spritz with water. Use enough water to get the colors thinned out a bit, then swipe stamped cardstock several times through paint until covered. Dab with paper towel and let dry. Glue centered onto 1 7/8”x6 1/4” red cardstock. Glue ¼” from the left, leaving 1/8” border on the top and bottom. Using cosmetic sponge, dab Festive Berries Distress Paints onto Birthday Greetings stamp “Have a Fantastic…”, then stamp the bottom right corner of the card. Dab Chipboard Scrolls with Mowed Lawn and Salty Ocean Distress paints and let dry. Glue as shown.