Jul 13, 2016

Believe in Yourself

Hey everyone, Deanna here with a new project for you from Dies R Us.  Here is what I made.

I love the sentiment that comes with this little stamp and die set.  The stamps and the die are both from Lawn Fawn.  I stamped the little deer onto some watercolor card stock and colored him with my Spectrum Noir Aqua pencils and blended him with a water brush.  After I had him colored I die cut him out using my Big Shot Machine.

My card base is white card stock and and scored to make a 4 1/4" X 5 1/2" card base.  I cut some yellow card stock at 4" X 5 1/4" for my next mat.  The patterned paper is cut at 3 3/4" X 5".  I then cut another piece of yellow card stock at 1 1/2" X 3 3/4" and ran that through my big shot to emboss it.  I then adhered it to my card front.  I used this to help ground the little deer so he didn't look like he was floating in plaid land.  Finally I stamped my sentiment with some Memento Tuxedo Black Ink.

 

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9 comments:

  1. Love the cute deer and sentiment on very pretty coloured card and paper.

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  2. He is so adorable and great uplifting sentiment!

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  3. I like how you used the yellow bellyband to break up the card. I don't often remember to do that. Great card and stamp/die set. Thanks for sharing.

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  4. Simply adorable and thanks for bring attention to the fact that Dies R Us carries more than just dies. Great job!

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  5. Your card is ADORABLE!! Thank you for providing general instructions and measurements too!! I LOVE a little assistance in creating a project ... and I'm finding myself more and more looking forward to the projects being posted here!! This is a PERFECT example of what I want to see when I visit a blog!! Thank you!!

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  6. Oh how cute is this! Love that plaid background and your CAS design.

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  7. What an adorable card. Great job.

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  8. Awe, so cute and loving the sweet soft pastels colors on this beauty.

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