Other Products: White cardstock, Neenah solar white cardstock, Corrugated sheet, distress ink, jute twine, cheesecloth,
For more tips on creating with the Sea Breeze Collection watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/FEQMFvu880o.
Instructions: Ready side fold card measures 8.5" × 6.5". First choose a pattern paper from designer paper collection and cut a piece measuring 8.25” × 6.25”. Distress the edges with distressing tool and pumice stone distress ink. Mat it on ready card base. Adhere cheesecloth. Choose another paper from same designer collection and cut a piece measuring 8” × 6”. Adhere it on white cardstock which is 1/8 of an inch bigger on all four sides. Punch eyelets on right side of card and add jute twine as shown. Mat it on card base. Tear a corrugated sheet and glue it on card. Cut 3 tags from the pattern paper using tickets and tag die. Tie jute twine on tag and glue on card as shown. Cut 3 rings from pattern paper using circle die, add jute twine and glue as shown in the picture. Cut two arrows using Arrows and Banner die and glue.
Create a shadow box from white cardstock using Cut Mat & Create 2A die measuring 4.75” × 5.75”. Take a piece of Neenah solar white cardstock measuring 4.5" × 5.5". Create a sea beach scene using distress ink. Mat it inside the shadow box to create window scene. Stamp light house, boat image and birds on watercolor paper using black archival. Paint images with zig markers and cut with coordinating dies. Glue images inside the box to complete window scene. Cut pattern paper according to the size of shadow box and cover that. Glue shadow box on card as shown.
Stamp some more images using black archival and coffee archival. Paint and cut with coordinating dies. Glue images on shadow box to embellish it. Cut a sentiment strip from same collection and mat it on white cardstock. Then use some discarded border pieces from the Intricate Swirl Frames to layer behind sentiment. Distress the edges with pumice stone ink and glue sentiment as shown. For finished look, apply glitter on images using adhesive that dries clear.