A free stamping resource!

Playful Pastels: Cathy’s View


By: Cathy Peper, Artistic Guide

Finished Card Size:  5 by 5 inches

Dragonfly Circle and word "Dragonfly" (About Art Accents)

Innocent Pink (Gina K Designs)

Solar White (Neenah)
Patterned Paper-The Far East (Die Cuts With a View)
Versamark (Tsukineko)

India Ink (Stewart Superior)
Distress Ink:  Milled Lavender and Pumice Stone (Ranger)
Black detail embossing powder (Stampendous)

Blending Tool (Ranger)
Craft Sheet (Ranger)
Die Cuts :  Lacey Squares, Squares and Ribbon Tag Trio (Spellbinders)
Grand Calibur (Spellbinders)
Ribbon (Really Reasonable Ribbon)
Adhesive (Scotch 3 M)
Double Sided Adhesive (Viva Las Vegastamps)


  1. Make 5 by 5 inch card base out of Innocent Pink cardstock.
  2. Cut your designer papers.  I cut the butterfly piece 2 by 4.75 inches.  The Chinese script paper I cut to 4 by 3.5 inches.
  3. Adhere butterfly paper to top of card.
  4. Sponge distress lavender ink around script paper.  Sponge pumice stone on just the edge.
  5. Stamp dragonfly circle onto patterned paper with versamark ink and emboss with black powder.
  6. Die cut with lacy square die and adhere to script paper.
  7. Stamp word on white cardstock and die cut with ribbon tag trio die.
  8. Using the die as a stencil, sponge milled lavender onto tag.
  9. Attach script paper piece to card.
  10. Using double sided tape, attach ribbon and ribbon tag to bottom of card.
  11. Sign your artwork.




Tagged as: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Comments are closed.