It’s Wednesday, and this week, I used Walker Walter – TLF013 (High Hopes Rubber Stamps) from the new release for the main image and Speedy Recovery Background – U004 (High Hopes Rubber Stamps) for the sentiment. I have an older friend in the hospital right now waiting to have an operation and I thought this little card would definitely cheer him up.
To make my card this week, I used Recollections – Cape Cod cardstock for the base card which is 4.25″ x 5.5″. I stamped both the large background image and Walter using my Misti and Memento – Tuxedo Black ink.
Then I ran the background image through my Cuttlebug using Your Next Stamp – Stitched Rectangle Die Set to die cut it.
Both images were coloured using Copic Markers. I edged around the background image and card base with Tim Holtz Distress Ink – Blueprint Sketch. I used my Brother Scan and Cut to cut around “Walker Walter” and then outlined the image with Copic Markers C3 and C1. Next, I ran the image through my Xyron Creative Station and adhered it to some Black cardstock. I again used the Scan and Cut to cut around the image. I thought the border was too large, so I just manually fussy cut around the image leaving a smaller black border around it.
To complete the card, I bumped up both the background and the main image with 3M VHB – 2 sided tape.
Stamp: Walker Walter – TLF013 (High Hopes Rubber Stamps)
Sentiment \ Background: Speedy Recovery Background – U004 (High Hopes Rubber Stamps)
Inks: Memento – Tuxedo Black, Tim Holtz Distress Ink – Blueprint Sketch
Paper: Copic Marker X-Press It Blending Card, Recollections – Cape Cod cardstock, Recollections – Black cardstock
Die Cuts: Your Next Stamp – Stitched Rectangle Die Set (YNSD214)
Tools: MISTI – Most Incredible Stamping Tool, Cuttlebug, 3M VHB – 2 sided tape, Xyron Creative Station
Images coloured with Copic Markers:
Skin: E21, E11, E04, E00, E000, R22, R20
Hair: C5, C3, C1, Gelly Roll Sakura #8 Pen
Shirt: YG67, YG45, YG41, G07
Pants: B26, B24, B21
Shoes: E27, E25, E23, E21
Tennis Ball: YG67, YG45, YG41
Walker: R59, R39, R37, R29, R27, R24, C9, C7, C5, C3, C2, C1, C0,
Bandages: E21, E00, E000
Syringes: C2, C1, C0, Y08, C9, Colorless Blender
Pills: B00, B000, B000, C1, C0, R24, Colorless Blender
Scissors: R29, R24, C2
Spool: E53, E51, E50
Stethoscope: C9, C2, C1, C0
Outline around image: C3, C1
Hope you like it and have a fantastic week!
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Wow! Amazing coloring!
Thank you so much Natashavacca! Really appreciate your wonderful comment!
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