Baby Boy's Balloon
Other Products: White cardstock, paper trimmer, scissors, tidy tray, die cutting machine
For more tips on creating with the Tender Moments Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FZhOcxh4kgY.
Instructions: Cut white cardstock to 8 x 6 1/2" size, score and fold at 4". Take the balloon die from HCD1-7299 Baby's Air Balloon Die and place onto the cardstock, leaving the left edge of die extended over the folded side of card. Send through die cutting machine and you have a shaped card base! Now stamp the HCPC-3914 Baby's Air Balloon Cling Stamp Set in Forget-Me-Not ink onto white cardstock. Stamp the word ‘welcome’ in the banner at the bottom of air balloon basket. Diecut the air balloon and ‘welcome’ banner with the coordinating dies. Stamp the word ‘Baby Boy’ in the Forget-Me-Not ink onto white cardstock and diecut with the smallest arrow from HCD1-7204 Arrows and Banner Die. Sponge the edges of arrow lightly with the same ink. Trim off the point of arrow. Now attach the air balloon image with dimensional adhesive onto shaped card base. Adhere ‘welcome’ banner directly onto card. Attach arrow at top of balloon as pictured.Stamp the baby piglet, elephant, and fawn from HCPC-3916 Baby's Friends Cling Stamp Set onto white cardstock in Jet Black ink and diecut with the coordinating dies. Stamp the small rose image 2x on white cardstock with a combination of Forget-Me-Not and Leaf Green ink and diecut with the coordinating die.
Use a combination of daubers and markers with blender to color the images. For the baby elephant, sponge lightly with the Sky Blue ink around the edges. Also use the Light Green, Cobalt Blue, Light Pink and Light Carmine markers. For the fawn, sponge with the Desert Sand. Use the Light Carmine marker for a blush of color, plus Light Green and Cobalt Blue on the florals. For the piglet, use the Light Carmine, Light Pink and Light Green and Cobalt Blue on the florals. Sponge the small roses with Forget-Me-Not and Leaf Green inks.
Use the stylus from the Deluxe Flower shaping kit to shape the baby animals and tiny roses. Attach everything onto the card as pictured. Use the Dries Clear glue along with Crystal glitter to add a touch of sparkle over the card as desired.