Whew, this tutorial was done in record time. I thought I would do a little punch fun today. So grab those circle and oval punches and let’s get started.
|Paper: Stampin’ Up Whisper White, Brocade Blue, Brilliant Blue|
|Ink: Stampin’ Up Brocade Blue, Brilliant Blue and Sahara Sand|
|Accessories: Stampin’ Up Punches – Wide Oval, Large Oval, 1 3/8″ Circle, Word Window, Ruler, Brayer, Sponges and White Gel Pen|
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Punch a 1 3/8″ circle out of Whisper White card stock and one out of Real Red card stock.
Lined the 1 3/8″ circle punch up with the negative Real Red Circle previously punched so it looks like this from the back side of your punch. Punch and you will get a partial circle. This is the bottom half of your bobber.
Punch the Word Window punch out of Real Red card stock and cut just the tip of one end off. This is the top of your bobber.
Brayered Brocade Blue at the top and at the bottom of a 3.5″ square piece of Whisper White card stock.
Brayered Brilliant Blue ink at the top and bottom of the card stock, not covering the Brocade Blue ink entirely.
Masked the sky area of the card stock with a post it note and sponged Brilliant Blue ink at the post it note edge to create the horizon line.
Glued the bobber pieces together and sponged Sahara Sand ink on the left side of the bobber to create a shadow.
Punched a Large and Wide Oval from White Card stock to use as masks to create the ripple in the water.
Held the Large oval mask in place and sponged Brocade Blue ink around the edge of the mask.
Removed the Large oval mask and put the Wide oval mask on. Held it in place and sponged Brocade Blue ink around the edge of the Wide Oval Mask.
Removed the mask.
Glued the Bobber on.
Held the Large oval mask on again and used the White Gel pen to do a skipped traced line around the mask edge.
Removed the Large oval mask and put the Wide oval mask back on. Traced a skipped line around the edge of the mask.
Removed all of masks. Used a Ruler and a white gel pen to put in the fishing line.
Sponged Brilliant Blue ink around the outside edge of the card stock.
Assembled the card and here it is finished measuring 5.25″ square.
I hope you enjoyed this punched project and that this tutorial has inspired you to get those punches out and play a while.
May your day be one with no bumps in the road.
Until my next post. . . . . . .
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