Sunday, December 1, 2019

Gnome for the Holidays

When you're in a hurry, you ride a unicorn, just like the Unicorn Gnome, one of the fabulous new stamps by Stampendous.


Supplies Used:
Stampendous Supplies Used:
Unicorn Gnome Rubber Stamp (P334)
Holiday Gnomes Perfectly Clear™ Stamp Set (SSC1324)
Tweet Birdie Die Set (QD5018)
Tuxedo Black Memento™ Ink by Tsukineko®
Nocturne VersaFine Clair™ Ink by Tsukineko®

Other Supplies Used:
Solar White Classic Crest® Cardstock by Neenah Papers
Green Cardstock
Copic® Markers:
   Unicorn: C00, C0, C1, BV0000, B0000, B000, B00, B01, RV0000, RV000, V000, Y11 Y21 Y23. Y26, Y28. E31, E33
   Gnome: G20 G30, G40, BV0000, E000, E11, E21, E50, R000, R01, R20
Tim Holtz® Idea-ology® Christmas Paper Stash® by Advantus
Tim Holtz® Bundled Sage Distress® Ink by RaNger Industries
Copic® Airbrush System
A2 Card Creator Die Set by Spellbinders®
Eclipse Tape by Judikins

Instructions:

  1. Cut green cardstock to 6.25" x 9", score in half, and fold to form a A6 card.
  2. Cut patterned paper to 6" x 4.25" and edge with Distress ink.
  3. Using Memento ink, stamp gnome onto white cardstock and onto Eclipse Tape.
  4. Fussy-cut Eclipse Tape version to create a mask.
  5. Place mask over the stamped image panel.
  6. Cut the image panel with one of the dies from the A2 Card Creator Set.
  7. Leave the card in the die, place a piece of removable tape over the base of the image, then airbrush the background using a B21 Copic marker. Airbrush a tiny big of RV000 to add some pink tones to the "sky".
  8. Lift the tape, cover the top part of the image, then airbrush the base with C00 and C0 Copic markers.
  9. Remove the image panel from the cutting die. Clean the cutting die immediately with either hand sanitizer or rubbing alcohol.
  10. Color the gnome and unicorn with Copic markers as listed above.
  11. Touch up the background if needed.
  12. Use Nocturne VersaFine Clair ink to stamp the sentiment, then die-cut with the speech bubble die.
  13. Assemble the card as shown.
Thanks for visiting today!

11 comments:

  1. What a great card! The color scheme is so wintry. Love it!

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  2. OMG! I ADORE this card! GREAT COLORS and I LOVE LOVE LOVE these gnomes!

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  3. Adorable! I love the color scheme.

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  4. I love this cute image. Magical with the unicorn and the gnome. Lovely coloring.
    [Bunny]

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  5. Oh yes!! When I saw that gnome on a unicorn I had to get a closer look. This is so fun and I love how you colored them!

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  6. Oh this is charming!
    Love the Unicorn and
    colors.
    Carla from Utah

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  7. Adorable card! Love the way you colored the gnome image, and pretty background design with the snowflakes too!

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  8. OH MY GOSH!!!!!! I really, really, really love this!!!! I like how you colored everything. LOVE THIS!

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  9. Great card ! Love the background and the wonderful colors used on this fun gnome card!

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  10. Absolutely adorable! Gorgeous coloring and love the pretty snowflake BG.

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  11. What fun. A gnome and a
    unicorn - fantasy at its best.
    thanks for sharing
    txmlhl(at)yahoo(dot)com

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