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Jan Mahew

Jan Mahew
Upload Date : Thu 30 Oct 2014 03:58:51 PM CDT
Stamp Credits : Birthday Friends 673 or
Birthday Friends Digi673
Other Supplies : Embossing Powders: Shimmer (EP137)
Glitters: Berry Pudding (GT3003), Yellow Gold (GT3005)
Inks: Versamarker, Memento (Dandelion, Lady Bug, Bahama Blue, Olive Grove)
Adhesives: Tear-ific Tape SAT01, Recollections - Adhesive Foam Dots, 3M - Foam Tape, Zig Squeeze N Roll Glue Pen
Coloring Medium: Copic Markers (B00, B02, B91, B93, B95, C0, C1, C3, E000, E00, E01, E04, E30, E31, G00, G02, G05, R01, R14, R17, R29, RV00, RV02, RV11, V04, V05, V06, V12, V15, Y04, Y06*, Y19, Y21, YR14
Embellishments: Pastel Tag Yarn, Black Sewing Thread
Cardstock: Solid Blue, 2 Tone Blue Dotted, Solid Yellow, 2 Tone Yellow Dotted, Solid Red, 2 Tone Red Dotted, Sage/Olive Solid Green, Multi Color Stripe, Neenah 110 lb. White
All Other: Lazer Printer, Paper Cutter, Scor-Pal
Instructions : Tips and Techniques used:

Heat embossing

1. Print or stamp the image and sentiment . Print or stamp multiple balloons. Color as desired. Trim your image to 3 1/2 x 4 3/4". Fussy cut balloons and sentiment.
2. Take an 8 1/2" x 11 Neenah White card stock and score at 5 1/2 on the 11 side. Fold along score.
3. Cut various cs as follows:
Solid Blue - 3 x 7
Blue 2 Tone Dotted - 2 x 6
Solid Yellow - 1 x 7
Yellow 2 Tone Dotted - 1 x 7
Solid Red - 2 x 5
Red 2 Tone Dotted - 1 x 5
Multiple Colored Striped - 1 x 5
Solid Green - 3 x 5
4. Ink the edges of the 2 Tone Dotted papers and the image piece with coordinating colors. Arrange the various pieces as shown in the sample, wrap with Tag Yarn, and adhere to card front. Layer image on top.
5. Use the Recollections adhesive dots to mount the Happy Birthday at the top center of the image.
6. Tie a piece of thread to each balloon. Use Tear-iffic tape and mount one balloon to the card front. Mount the next balloon with 3M foam tape slightly over lapping the flat balloon. Mount the next balloon with Recollections adhesive dot slightly over lapping the other two balloons. Mount the next balloon with 3M foam tape above the others. Gather the threads together and tie a knot. Glue Knot to card Glue Pen.
7. Use Glue Pen on hats of image and sprinkle tinsel glitter. Tap the extra off into your coffee filter and empty back into jar. Repeat for next color.
8. Use VersaMarker on the glow of the candles. Sprinkle Shimmer heat embossing powder. Tap the extra off into your coffee filter and empty back into jar. Heat.

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