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Tropical Memo Board

Other Products: Altered message board from thrift shop, Sticky Notes, black cardstock, white cardstock, X-Press It Blending Cardstock, Coral Distress Ink, Squeezed Lemonade Distress Ink, Misty, Mini Mister, paper trimmer, Copic Alcohol Ink Markers (G40, G46, YR20, YR23, BG10, B00, B12, B23, Y11, Y13, Y15), double sided tape, Spellbinders Nesting Circle Die, Sponge Daubers, 

Instructions: Cut green designer paper from Tropical Paradise Designer Paper Collection to fit frame.  

Stamp the lovebirds on X-Press It Blending Cardstock using Black ink and diecut. Color the Lovebirds, flowers and leaves with Copic Alcohol Ink Markers - (G40, G46, YR20, YR23, BG10, B00, B12, B23,  Y11, Y13 and  Y15). Die cut the image with the Tropical Parrots Die Set. Die cut 4 more images on black cardstock and adhere to the back of the colored image. This will provide strength.   

Using Spellbinders nesting circle die, cut one circle for a mat for the lovebirds. Die cut a nested circle from the yellow and orange designer paper. Adhere the mats and pop the image up with dimensional dots. Adhere the matted lovebirds to the altered memo board.  

Stamp the leaves from the Tropical Paradise Stamp Set in black ink onto white cardstock and diecut. Color with G40 and G46 Copic Alcohol Ink Markers.

Stamp the Plumeria in Coral ink on white cardstock. Cut with the corresponding die. Shape the flowers with the Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit. Emma Lou has a wonderful video on creating and shaping the plumeria flower here. The flowers were sponged with Coral and Squeezed Lemonade Distress Ink. Some Go Man Go Prills were sprinkled around the center of the flowers.   

Teal Gala Glitz was adhered to the left side and base of the  picture using Dries Clear Adhesive. The leaves and plumeria were adhered.  

The sentiment was die cut from the Tropical Parrots Die Set and adhered to the center of the picture with Dries Clear Adhesive. Adhere the Sticky Notes to the bottom of the message board. 

Created By: Marie Gamber

Teal Gala Glitz

Teal Gala Glitz


Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit


Go Man Go Prills


Glue Tip Pins


Tropical Plumeria Die


Tropical Parrots Die