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Stamp Set Sneak Peek – Sign Language Sentiments 2

We have a Stamp Set Sneak Peek – Sign Language Sentiments 2 today! Due to popular demand we decided to create a second set that goes with Sign Language Sentiments and really helps to round out the set and we hope you enjoy it. We have a super quick tutorial on this card so let’s get started!

FIRST! Here is the Stamp Set Sneak Peek – Sign Language Sentiments 2! This along with three other stamp sets will be releasing WEDNESDAY! Be sure to come back here as we will have the details here for you to check out our instagram for an instagram hop.We will be giving away some prizes too!

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Now, onto the cute card and tutorial!

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Here are the supplies you will need:

Sign Language Sentiments 2 (Releasing on Wednesday)

Stamp Block

Adhesive (not shown in pic)

Memento Black Ink

Banner 3 in 1 Punch

Card base

Two papers for matting

Paper for stamping

Scissors

Rhinestones

Rhinestone tool or tweezers

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Take out your paper, ink stamps and stamp block.

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Adhere your stamps to the block.

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Ink the stamp.

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Stamp your sentiment onto the paper.

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Here is a closer look of the result.

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Use the punch to trim the end of the paper.

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Take out your paper for the card base and the sentiment mat.

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Adhere your paper to the card base. Set aside.

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Adhere your paper to the back of the sentiment.

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Trim to fit the sentiment.

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Take out your foam squares. Add your foam squares to the back of the sentiment.

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Take out your rhinestones. Add your rhinestones to the sentiment.

Stamp Set Sneak Peek - Sign Language Sentiments 2 nAdhere your matted sentiment to your card base.

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Your project is complete!

We are so excited! We have three other sets coming out on Wednesday so be sure to check out our Instagram Hop! We will be giving away a few prizes as well. The instagram hop is something new we are trying out so we hope you enjoy it! Thank you so much for joining us today and we hope you enjoyed going on A Creative Journey with Melissa.

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Crafty Friend Honor

Good Morning!

Have you ever had a crafty friend honor you? Ya know when you have a few days and you are feeling icky and blah.. I have had some type of flu for the last couple of days. BUT TODAY….That all CHANGED! The sky parts, angels sing and a crafty friend comes along and CHEERS YOU UP! I am SO excited to share this blog post with you today! A crafty friend of mine, Janis, has been a loyal follower and a winner of some of our www.ACJwM.com stamp sets. The set she won was the Fall and Winter Holiday Sentiments.  It is one of my favorite go to stamp sets. She used this set on her creations and I love how she thought out of the box when she used it for her projects!

Janis used my latest Monday’s with Melissa YouTube video 5 cards in 15 minutes as her inspiration for her card creations. It’s a simple video and is easy to follow and replicate. What an awesome crafty friend honor don’t you think? Janis wanted to do a large number of thank you cards for all of the wonderful people who donated, volunteered and gave of themselves during the recent fires in her area. Her church had a thank you card writing party and used not only the video but our very own stamps for her creation. Please be sure to check out her blog. Her complete blog post is here so please be sure to check it out and show her some love <3

5 cards in 15 minutes using Sign Language Stamps

Would you like to create 5 cards in 15 minutes using Sign Language Stamps? In this video, I will give you step by step instructions to do just that! If you like to learn by watching a video (above) or by looking at a pictorial (below) we have you are covered? Ready, Set, Let’s Get Started!!

The supplies you will need:

Sign Language Sentiment Stamps

Stamp Block

Adhesive

Foam Squares

Ink

Card Base

Patterned Paper

Paper for sentiment

Scissors

TwineSupplies w text

I have created these cards in an assembly line. You will repeat everything five times or as many times as you need to for the number of cards you are making. Take out your ink, paper for your sentiment, stamp block and Sign Language Sentiments Stamp Set.

Take out stamps, ink, paper and stamp block

Place your sentiment on your stamp block.take stamp and place on stamp block Ink your sentiment

Ink your stampStamp your sentiment on your paper. Repeat inking  and stamping your sentiment five times.

stamp sentiment on paper

Take your twine, wrap it around your sentiments and tie a knot. Repeat five times.

wrap twine around sentiment paper, tie and trim excess

Place 3-D foam squares to the back of the sentiments. Repeat five times.

place foam squares on the back of the sentiment paper

Place adhesive on the back of the patterned paper. Repeat five times.

apply adhesive to the back of the patterned paper

Adhere patterned paper to card base. Repeat five times.

apply patterened paper to the card base

Remove foam square backings from your stamped sentiment papers. Repeat five times.

remove foam square backing

Place sentiment on card base. Repeat five times.

apply sentiment to card

Here are the five card creations! Including all explanations this took 15 minutes! You can do it too!

Please be sure to share your creations with us!

five cards

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Stamp Masking Technique, Breast Cancer Awareness Support Card and MORE!

Would you like to create using a Stamp Masking Technique and create a Breast Cancer Awareness Support Card? Have you ever wanted to use two stamps in a creation but didn’t know how to make the stamping looked layered? Well, you have come to the right place! In this video I am going to show you how to mask your stamps so that you can layer until your heart is content and have it look realistic! This can be done with any stamped image and we can’t wait to see how you use this so be sure to share your creations! We have both the video above or a pictorial below so we have you covered! Let’s get started!

Here are the supplies you will need:

Awareness Ribbon #3  – Ready For A Fight Stamp Set

Stamp Block

Punch

Chameleon Pens

Ink

Scissors

Twine

Adhesive

Card Base & Paper for Sentiment

Supplies w text

First you will take out your card base, punch, stamps, ink and stamp block.

get supplies for window

Take your card base and punch. Punch out the area in which you want to put your sentiment on the front of the card.

punch out window

Take your chosen sentiment, place it on the stamp block and ink it. Stamp your sentiment inside the window on the front of the card.

stamp sentiment in window

This is the result once stamped. You can use whatever punch you would like to create this effect whether it be a heart, star or whatever you wish to convey the message on your creation.

stamped windowTake out the paper to be stamped on, the glove stamps, stamp block and ink. Place glove on stamp block, ink and stamp on paper.

stamp first glove

Take out the post it notes. Stamp the image you want to mask (or protect from the layered image) onto the post it note ensuring that the sticky part of the post it note is under the image being stamped. This will help with the masking process on your creation.

stamp on post it note

Cut out the post it note image. Be sure to cut as close to the image as possible without going into the image or else it will not give you the masking effect you will want.

cut out mask

Place your mask on top of the image you stamped. Notice how closely the image is cut to emulate the stamped image for the mask.

Place mask on the image you want to stamp over

Place the second glove on your stamp block.

Place other glove on block

Ink your stamp and stamp on top of the mask.

stamp on top of the mask and image

This is what it looks like once the image is stamped on top of the mask.

Stamped with mask

This is what the image looks like once the mask is taken off. See how the image was blocked by the mask? This gives the dimensional look of one glove behind the other.

take off mask

Once you are done with your mask, I suggest you place it with your stamp set. This way they are kept together and it can be used over and over again and would save some time for future creations. The post it note adhesive will wear after a while so you may need to repeat the above process for the mask at some point.keep mask on stamp set so you don't lose it

Take out your  PK3 Chameleon Marker. Color in your gloves. When coloring, I did not use the blending solution. I just colored in the image with the brush tip. I colored over some areas more than others and I really love how it gave a water-color look to the image.

color in glovesCut out the gloves. Be sure to cut them out closely to give a more finished and clean look to your creation.

cut out gloves

Take out your twine and adhesive.

Take out twine and adhesive

Create a bow with your twine. Adjust the bow size for your needs. Trim the excess ends of the bow. Place your twine and gloves on the card for placement and measuring of twine. Cut twine accordingly.

 

Tie a bow

Take out your adhesive. Apply adhesive to the back of the gloves as well as the knot on the bow.

apply adhesive

Adhere gloves and twine to your card creation.

push down glvoes and twine on card base

Your creation is complete!

close up pic

Thank you for visiting us today! We hope you enjoyed the creation as well as the two techniques we showed you. Please be sure to follow us on social media and check out our website for awesome clear stamps and crafting products! Thank you for going on A Creative Journey with Melissa.

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Chameleon Markers – Coloring Gift Tags

Today we are featuring Chameleon Markers – Coloring Gift Tags. I love to color various things and have since I was little everything from using crayons, markers, colored pencils and of course paint. I really think it is therapeutic and I love to get my creative on. Today I am showing you a more in-depth look at coloring with Chameleon Markers and how they work. I do have two cute little tag projects and have instructions below. This time however, instead of showing you the project step by step, I concentrated on the details of using the Chameleon Markers and how you can get a wide array of colors with just the 20 colors they have. First the project directions. Are you ready? Let’s get started!

Project Supplies Needed:

Chameleon Marker Set

All colors I used for all projects: GR3, OR4, RD4, BL3, BR5, CG8, Colorless Blender

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Memento tuxedo black ink

Tim Holtz Stapler

Paper

Tag Punch

Twine

Ribbon

Stamp Block

Supplies

Take out your ribbon or twine. Cut the appropriate length for your creation. Set aside.

Take your ink, stamp block and paper.

Stamp the image and sentiment you wish for your creation using Memento Ink.

Take out your tag punch. Punch out your stamped creation.

Take out your Chameleon Markers.

Choose whichever tip you prefer to work with. Remember-depending on how light or dark you want your colors to be will decide how long you keep the blending solution cartridge on the nip of the ink. The longer you leave it on, the lighter the color will be to start with. A good method that I prefer to use is to count how many seconds you leave the cartridge on and then that way you will have a more uniform look if you need to have the same color further along in your project. You can use the colors and amount of blending solution you think best suit your creation and not what I did. This would be a design choice. Ultimately, you would color your image and background as desired using the following guidelines and techniques.

This is the brush nib side

brush tip

This is the bullet tip nib side

bullet tip*NOTE* A great guide to use to see which side is which nib is the gray ring as shown is where the brush nib is located. gray ringTake off the cap of the marker color that you have selected on the appropriate nib side. Put the cap aside. Place the blending solution chamber on the appropriate nib. Be sure it clicks in place.adding blending solutionKeep marker upright for the blending solution to join the alcohol ink. Count out the amount of time you do this for.
keep upright for blending solution

This is what the nib looked like. Often you will be able to see the color difference in the nib as it will show it very light on the tip of the nib itself. I have noticed however that on the darker colored markers, it is not as obvious. You will see an example of this further in the tutorial.tip w blending solution

Starting with the right Christmas tree, I started coloring where I wanted to have your lightest colored area on my project. Remember your blending solution will be used up and the true color will come as you use it up so it will get darker as you color.

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As you are coloring, move your marker to where you wish to have your darkest color. This is the result.

colored tag varigation tree

If you need to repeat the colored area in a section which is larger and would need more of the lighter, medium and dark colors, repeat the above steps. This is where it helps to count how long you have placed your blending solution cartridge on your nib to continue to get the uniformed look.

Now, moving onto the trunk of the tree. You will repeat the steps above. In the below picture you can see where I over saturated when coloring. This was because I added too much blending solution at first so much of the color was transparent. This caused me to color over areas I had already colored causing this effect. Next time I will keep the blending solution on less in order to avoid this mistake.

close up tree w trunk

This is how dark the brown marker is normally without the solution.

brown difference color

Here’s a little closer up 🙂

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Now I am going to show you how coloring with the markers without any blending solution looks. It’s a very clean rich color. The left is without the blending solution, the right is with the blending solution. I really like both looks 🙂

tree tag 1

Now it’s time to color the snowman tag! Take out your snowman tag as well as your Chameleon Markers GR3, R4, RD4, BL3, CG8, and your Colorless Blender pen.

We will start with the snowman and we will be coloring the inside of him. Sometimes you will find you will need to color him in again to enhance his look (we do end up doing this for this project) but this is not always the case. Once again, you will pick the nib of your choice on your CG8 marker, take off that cap, place the blending solution cartridge on that nib ensuring it clicks and holding it upright for the desired amount of time needed for your preferred color.  Once you have done this, you will color inside of the snowman’s body and head just to show dimension.  Set this marker aside.

color snowman

To add a little bit of shadowing, you can color an area below the snowman to give this appearance.

snowman

Take out your BL3 Chameleon Marker out.  Once again, you will pick the nib of your choice, take off that cap, place the blending solution cartridge on that nib ensuring it clicks and holding it upright for the desired amount of time needed for your preferred color.  Once you have done this, you will color in a circular motion on the tag eventually coloring in the entire area surrounding the snowman sometimes repeating your coloring over areas where you have already colored in. This gives the cloudy look as shown below.

CLose up snowman tag

Take out your Colorless Blending Marker/Pen. You will use whichever side you prefer and make a design on your tag creation. I used the brush nib and made a pattern that appeared as if there was snow falling on the tag. This is right after I had done this.

blending solution on gray 2

This is after 20 seconds. As you can see, the dots are more pronounced on the tag.

after a few seconds

Now I am going to take my CG8 and color it in a little bit more to go with the background color to add a little dimension. Now I am going to take my OR4 Chameleon Marker and without using any blending solution, I am going to use the brush nib side and create a small carrot nose. I do have various sized carrots in my stamp set however I thought it would show you how you can also use the markers to create the same look.

carrot nose

Now I take my RD4 Marker and color in the scarf except for the knot.

color scarf red

I take out my BL3 marker and color the knot of the scarf. I used two different colors because I thought it would add a little difference as well as a cute color combo.

color scarf knot blue

Here is the finished colored tag.

close up snowman tag 2

Take out your stapler, twine and ribbon. Using the twine or ribbon, fold it in half and place it on the top part of the tag. Staple your twine or ribbon to the tag.

fold and attach twine

fold ribbon and staple

Your projects are complete!

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Military Tribute Card – 4th of July Card with Splatter Background

Today I thought I would create a Military Tribute Card. The fact is, there aren’t enough words or enough time in the world to properly give a military tribute to all of the service men, women and their families for their multitude of sacrifices. I thought since today is Memorial Day, we should take some time to honor them and thank them for their sacrifices. I also thought about our freedom and independence. Why not to create a patriotic card for 4th of July. I thought it was a good time to honor our military for Memorial Day and show you a card to celebrate Independence Day too.

No matter what type of learner you are, we have you covered. We have a video tutorial above or below is a pictorial to help those that like to learn in this way. Let’s get started!

Here are the materials you will need to create this card:

Tie Dye and Splatter Stamp Set

Spring and Summer Holiday Celebrations Stamp Set

Two different colored inks (I used Faded Jeans and Festive Berries Tim Holtz Distress Inks)

Memento Ink – Black tuxedo

Twine

Card base

Paper for sentiment

Punch

Adhesive

Scissors

Stamp Block

Supplies w text

Take out your card base, two colored inks, stamp block and stamps.

Stamp background

Ink your stamp thoroughly

inking stamp

The result will look like this with distress ink. Notice it has a worn look. This is part of the design of the ink-to give it a “distressed ink” look.

stamped background blue

Stamp your pattern on the card base and clean off your stamp. Repeat inking and stamping with secondary color. Clean off your stamp.

Repeat and clean off stamp

Take off stamp and replace it with the smaller splatter stamp. Ink with each color to create your pattern, cleaning off  the stamps when switching between colors.

Place smaller splatter stamp on block

Your background pattern will look similar to this depending on your preferences when creating. Set aside to ensure background is dry.

Inked with both colors small stamp

Take out your black ink, sentiment and paper to stamp on.

Adhere sentiment on stamp block

Stamp your sentiment on your paper.

Ink and stamp sentiment on paper

Punch out your sentiment.

punch out sentiment

Take out your twine. Wrap your twine around your punched out sentiment. I wrapped it five times.

Wrap twine around punched out sentiment

Tie your twine in a knot and cut off excess twine. Pull apart the twine to give it a frayed look.

Tie twine, cut excess and fray edges

Place adhesive on the back of the sentiment and adhere.

Apply sentiment with adhesive

Your military tribute card project is complete!

Both cards

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Father’s Day Card – Think Outside of the Box – Fun w Shapes

Father’s Day is coming and we as creatives we HAVE to make a Father’s Day card, right? Many of us have a bunch of supplies. Did you ever try to think outside of the box with your supplies? Thinking maybe you could use one supply to create something that you may not normally? Use a holiday paper for something different? Today I am going to show you my inspiration and how I simply used my corner rounder to achieve the same look as the inspiration die set. I also used Christmas paper that I LOVE for an awesome masculine Father’s Day card. Whether you like to learn by video (above) or pictorial (below) you are covered!!! Let’s get started!

Here are the items you will need to create this Father’s Day Card. Remember, you can mix and match options and design ideas to your liking. This is YOUR creation so make it the way YOU want to! We used our Spring and Summer Holiday Celebrations Stamp Set for the outside sentiment. Would you believe this awesomely versatile stamp set is only $7.95? Yes, it’s TRUE!

Supplies

First you need to take out your card base, sentiment mat, corner rounder and sentiment paper. Corner round the top left and bottom right of all of your papers EXCEPT for your sentiment – if you make a mistake like I did in the video, you can’t turn it over to use it; background, sentiment mat and card base. If you can’t punch your card base due to thickness, try to so that you at least have a guide with the impression left from your corner rounder so you can cut around it with your scissors.

Corner Rounder

Punched-Shape-Card-base

Apply adhesive to the back of the background paper. Adhere the card background paper to the card base.

Apply Adhesive

Ink and stamp your sentiment onto your sentiment paper. Corner Round your paper once happy with your stamping. (You can do it before but when I made a mistake, I couldn’t turn it over and had to use a new piece of paper.)

Stamp Sentiment

Apply adhesive to the back of the sentiment paper. Adhere the sentiment to the sentiment mat paper.

Adhere sentiment mat to sentiment

Take out white string. Wrap string around matted sentiment (I wrapped it five times for my design.) Tie a knot and trim excess string.

Apply string and trim

Adjust string to your liking.

Adjust string

Adhere foam squares to the back of the matted sentiment.

Apply foam squares

Apply matted sentiment onto your card.

apply matted sentiment

You have completed your Father’s Day card!

Father's Day Card Pic

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Cute & Quick Stamped Background Design Mother’s Day Card

HAPPY MONDAY! Today we are going to be creating a cute and quick stamped background design for a Mother’s Day card. I love bright colors and thought this card would be perfect for a cheery Mother’s Day card. We used the Outside and In stamp set as well as the Spring and Summer Holiday Celebrations stamp set. Both of these can be located on our website here or by clicking on the stamp set names above. Whether you like to learn by video or a pictorial, we have you covered! Let’s get started!

Here are the supplies you will need.

Supplies tagged

To begin, take out your black ink, sentiment paper, sentiment and stamp block. Place sentiment on your stamp block and ink.

stamp sentiment

Take stamped sentiment and punch out tag with tag punch. Set aside.

punch out tag

Take out background paper, three colors of ink, background stamps for design and stamp block. Stamp different shapes on the piece of paper with different colors. It is best to work in odd numbers as it makes a more even feel to the project and design.

stamp background images with diff colors

Adhere stamped background paper to the card base. I have used the paper this way and the card opens up not like a book. This is my design choice but you can do it any way you wish.

Adhere stamped background

Take out 1/8″  punch and punch a “HALF” of a hole on the top of the card at fold as shown. This punch will go through both halves of the folded card.

Punch hole in top of card

Punch out a half of a hole on the bottom of the card base. You will only be punching through the FRONT CARD BASE SIDE ONLY-NOT BOTH LIKE THE TOP HOLE- Be sure to line up the top hole with the bottom hole.

Punch Hole in bottom of card

Thread twine up through the top hole in the middle of the card, bring down the front of the card, wrap through the bottom hole and up through the hole in the middle of the card. Repeat three times.

Thread twine thru top hole

Arrange strings so they are lined up or however you wish your design to be. Tie a bow at the top of the card like shown here. Set aside.

Tie bow with twine

Take out the tag, rhinestones and QuickStik tool. Place rhinestones on Mother’s Day tag as shown here.

Apply Rhinestones

Adhere foam squares to the back of the tag, remove backing from square and place tag on the card as shown.

Place sentiment on card

Here is your creation!

Happy Mother's Day Card

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Quick Thank You Note with Washi, Twine, Stamps and Die Cut!

My son’s birthday was last week and I wanted to create some quick thank you notes for him to send to those who generously sent him gifts. I know that most of the time people don’t keep handmade cards but even still, I like to create so I thought I would create this quick card and share it with you. This design is really simple and the possibilities are ENDLESS! If you would like to create a quick thank you note and a really cute one, this project is for YOU! Whether you like to learn by video or by pictorial, we have you covered so LETS BEGIN!

Here are the items you will need to create this exact quick thank you note. Remember, you can mix and match options and design ideas to your liking. This is YOUR creation so make it the way YOU want to! We used our Outside and In stamp set for the outside sentiment. If you would like to check it out, you can find it hereSupplies

First, you will need to take out your manual die cutting machine, die cut, appropriate platforms and the paper you are cutting. Roll the die through the machine and remove the die cut you need for your creation. Set aside.

die cut shape

Take out your card base, ink, stamp and stamp block. Place your stamp on the block and ink it. Stamp your sentiment on your card base. Set aside.

stamp sentiment

Take your die cut shape, twine and foam squares out. Wrap your twine around the die cut shape and tie in a knot. Cut off excess string. Place your foam squares on the back of your die cut. You can take off the backing of the foam squares at this time or wait until you are going to place it on your creation. Either way is fine. Set aside.

put twine on die

put on foam squares

Take your stamped card base along with your washi tape. Place a piece of washi tape on your card where you would like it to be for your design.

apply washi tape

Take your die cut and place it on your card on top of the washi tape. Be sure the foam squares are placed firmly on your card base.

Apply die cut to card base

Your creation is complete!

Project

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Quick Card Using Washi Tape and Jeans! YES REALLY!

Quick Card Using Washi Tape and Jeans? YES REALLY! Today we are going to be creating a quick card using some washi tape and a piece of jean material. I always love to add a little texture or a different element with my creations. Keeps me on my toes and adds some character to my creations. Above you will see the video with instructions. If you prefer to learn by a pictorial, continue reading and we have you covered too! Let’s get started!

Supplies 4-20-15

Here is a list of supplies you will need:

Scissors

Ink

Punch

Card Base

Paper for stamping sentiment

3-D squares

Washi Tape

Rhinestones

Stamp Block

Jean Material

Rhinestone tool

Stapler

To get started, you will want to take out your card base and your washi tape. Create a pattern on your card base. I used three strips in varying length. Trim the excess washi tape.

Take out your piece of paper for your sentiment, ink, stamping block and sentiment. Stamp on paper.

Punch out your sentiment with desired shape punch.

Get jean material out and trim a piece that will fit nicely on the punched out sentiment.

Adhere jean material to punched out sentiment with a stapler.

This is the result

Adhere rhinestones to the tag

This is the result

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Take out 3-D foam squares, adhere to the back of the punched out sentiment.

Place sentiment onto the card base. You are DONE!

I hope you enjoyed this quick and easy card creation today! What other materials will you try on your future creations? We would love to hear about them!

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