Showing posts from April 11, 2018

Ready for Fathers Day with Stampin Up!

The next main event in our house that requires cards is Fathers Day. I sometimes struggle with cards for men so it's good to get a head start.
I was having a sort out of some of my papers and decided mixing and matching papers from the 'Eastern Palace' would make a cool background. I used the Hexagon punch which is sadly no longer available BUT any punch with even sides would work...the 'tailored tag' punch would be great but i hadn't got that punch at the time of making this card.
I started off punching out lots of hexagon shapes in different papers, starting in the centre i then glued them to a piece of cardstock, like a puzzle working my way out putting the pieces edge to edge. Once at the outer sides of the cardstock i overlapped the edges then flipped the cardstock over to trim neatly along the paper hanging over.
I layered this onto my card blank leaving a small border.

From the 'Guy Greetings' stamp set i took the car and stamped it in 'Dapper Den…