July Release Countdown Teasers Day 3: Birds of a Feather

29 June, 2019 6 comments Leave a comment

Welcome back to day 3 of the July Release Countdown Teasers.

Today we're introducing a stamp set called Birds of a Feather.

Happy Bird-Day To You

Instructions

  • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
  • Stamp owl, toucan and parrot in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card, masking each image prior to stamping the next until all images are masked
  • Create background using ink blending technique with green and yellow inks
  • Using markers, manually draw the grass and leaves to enhance the background
  • Remove all masks, colour images with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen, then attach to card base using foam sheet cut to size
  • Stamp sentiment in black ink

 

Like Birds of A Feather We Flock Together

Instructions

  • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
  • Stamp toucan, flamingo, stork and parrot in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card, masking each image prior to stamping the next until all images are masked
  • Create background using ink blending technique with blue ink for the sky and green ink for the grass
  • Remove all masks, colour images with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen, then attach to card base using foam sheet cut to size
  • Stamp sentiment in black ink

 

Happy Birthday To You Hope You Have An Absolutely Fabulous Day

Instructions

  • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
  • Stamp budgies in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card, masking each budgie prior to stamping the next until all images are masked
  • Die cut a circle aperture from mylar sheet (or your preferred medium) and place over the image
  • Create background using ink blending technique with cerise and yellow inks
  • Remove all masks, colour images with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen, then attach to card base using foam sheet cut to size
  • Stamp sentiment in black ink
  • See colouring video for this card here

 

Some Birdie Loves You

Instructions

  • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
  • Stamp stork and flamingo in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card, and mask both images
  • Die cut a rectangle aperture from mylar sheet (or your preferred medium) and place over the image
  • Die cut clouds from mylar sheet (or your preferred medium) to create cloud outline stencil
  • Create background using the cloud stencil and ink blending technique with blue inks
  • Using markers, manually draw the grass to enhance the background
  • Remove all masks, colour images with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen, then attach to card base using foam sheet cut to size
  • Stamp sentiment in black ink

 

Please check in on our fantastic Design Team for more countdown teasers today:

Thank you for looking and happy stamping!

 

Clearly Besotted Supplies

Other Supplies

  • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
  • Spellbinders Nestabilities circle dies
  • Lawn Fawn stitched clouds dies
  • Mylar sheets
  • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
  • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
  • VersaColor ink pads
  • Copic Sketch markers
  • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
  • Inkadinkado stamping mask paper
  • Ranger mini ink blending tool
  • MISTI stamping platform

 

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  1. LISA BZIBZIAK June 30, 2019

    omg… SO adorable!! Love these sweet little feathered critters!

  2. Yvonne June 29, 2019

    Oh my goodness. How amazingly fabulous are these? I love those colours x

  3. Amy Tsuruta June 29, 2019

    Oh my, those colors, so fabulous!

  4. Michelle Short June 29, 2019

    These are fantastic! What amazing scenes you have created. Love them all xx

  5. Lisa Tilson June 29, 2019

    Oh my! All four are amazing. I love seeing freehand colouring and the water and grasses look fabulous! So inspiring, as always xx

  6. Sheila June 29, 2019

    These are oh-so-cute and on my definitely got to have list. Lovely cards. Hard to pick my favourite. well done.