Friday, August 5, 2016

ADFD - Papercraft Essentials Magazine

Hello there!  Exciting news!  All of the designers from the A Day for Daisies team were asked to make cards for the Aug issue of Papercrafts Essentials magazine.  So much fun!!  We were asked to create Christmas cards with shades of red, blue, and white. 

ADFD image- Penguin Maiden
watercolor pencils
Ranger water brush
Pretty Pink Posh - Stitched border die #4
DCWV - Winter Wonder stack - blue polka dot paper
The Paper Studio - I Believe in Santa stack - red polka dot paper
Impression Obsession - All I Want for Christmas -sentiment stamp set

1.) Cut white cardstock to 5x10.  Score at 5" and fold to form your 5x5 cardbase.
2.) Cut black mat at 4 7/8 x 4 7/8.  Cut blue dot paper at 4 3/4 x 4 3/4.
3.) Cut red polka dot paper at 2 x 4 3/4.
4.) Die cut border in black 1 x 4 3/4 using border die.  Tuck this border under the red dot paper.
5.)  Watercolor image using watercolor pencils and water brush.  Trim and mat the image using black cs.
6.)  Stamp sentiment.  Trim and mat with black cs.
7.)  Adhere all layers to cardbase.  (see picture)

Thanks for stopping by today. 


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