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During this time I need a Friend Like You!

During this time I need a Friend Like You! This great little stamp set can almost be missed but has an awesome set of dies that accompanies these stamps...here's a great card that requires little time but packs a big punch!

3-22-20 Friend like youThat background (for those of you who do NOT like sponging) is accomplished with a couple of background stamps...lovely texture and little effort.

I'll give you the step by step directions followed by the supply list so you can order your supplies to create this card.

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1. Cut Crumb Cake cardstock 8 1/2 X 5 1/2, score long side at 4 1/4 (card base).

2. Cut Mossy Meadow cardstock 5 X 3 3/4; adhere to card front with liquid glue.

3. Cut Shimmery White cardstock 4 7/8 X 3 5/8:

    *Stamp Happy Day (Friend Like You) in Versamark, sprinkle generously with gold embossing powder; heat with Heat Tool until shiny gold.

    *Using solid image (Artisan Textures) stamp lower half with Flirty Flamingo ink--there will be lighter and darker areas...stop stamping about 1 1/2 from top edge.

    *Using dots (Artisan Textures) stamp in Flirty Flamingo over top half of this piece

    *Stamp dragonflies in black ink (e.g. Stazon)

    *Adhere this piece to card front with liquid glue.

4. Using die cut cattails image from Crumb Cake cardstock

    *With a dauber color the grasses with Mossy Meadow ink leaving the cattails uncolored

    *Adhere this to the bottom of the stamped piece with liquid glue.

5. Adhere 3 gold metallic pearls in an approximate triangle.

Your card is ready for sending to a Friend Like You!


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