I’ve Taken A Viking Ship to You! I have already shared a couple of projects using the Brave Viking stamp set, but as yet I have not used the ship. Today I am ticking that off my list with this project. I knew I wanted to use the ship with the Gentle Waves background stamp, so that meant it was an easy decision that the ship would sit happily on a label. I chose the Stitched So Sweetly dies for the label, stamping in Tuxedo Black. The image didn’t quite reach fully across the die so, after colouring the image with Blends, I extended the waves with a Basic Black Stampin’ Write Marker.
The background is stamped in Balmy Blue ink, so I coloured the waves under the ship in Balmy Blue Blends, using Smoky Slate and some of the Natural Tones for the ship. I decided that it would be a great idea to Heat Emboss the sentiment in White, but it wasn’t quite enough contrast on the stamped background, so I added some Misty Moonlight with one of our wonderful Blending Brushes.
A layer of Balmy Blue card, then Basic White and the stamped layer all on a Thick White card base worked well. I added a few of the Blue Adhesive Backed Gems for a final flourish.
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For International A4 Card
Standard A6 Cardbase
First Mat – 5-5/8 x 3-7/8” (14.4 x 10cm)
Second Mat – 5-1/2 x 3-3/4” (14.2 x 9.8cm)
For Letter Sized Card (8-1/2 x 11″)
Standard Card Base (half sheet folded in half to 4-1/4 x 5-1/2″)
First Mat – 4 x 5-1/4″
Second Mat – 5-1/8 x 3-7/8″
Nail Varnish Colours
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