Design Memory Craft Birthday Card
Creating a Colorful Scrapbook Background

Clean and Simple Stamping with the Stamper's Big Brush Pens

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Hi, it’s Jill here with tutorial demonstrating how fabulous Stamper’s Big Brush Pens are for the oh-so-popular clean and simple stamping style!

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Begin by stamping your images onto white cardstock.  Don’t be afraid to stamp off the edge of the cardstock as it creates visual interest for your overall design.

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Color your image with a Stamper’s Big Brush Pen.
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Next, choose a coordinating color in a darker shade.  Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft makes color selection easy with their Mix and Match color system.  Color with this second color where you would like darker shading.  You can already see the depth created by adding just one more color.

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Add one more dark shade.  There’s no need to go back and blend- this creates a bright, stylized look.

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Now follow this procedure to color the leaves and bees.

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Add to your notecard using dimensional adhesive and you’re ready to start your next card!

Hugs and Happy Stamping!

Supplies
Faber-Castell:
Stamper’s Big Brush Pens (Black 199, Pink Madder Lake 129, Scarlett Red 118, Deep Scarlett Red 219, May Green 170, Permanent Green Olive 167, Cadmium Yellow 107, Dark Chrome Yellow 109, Light Cobalt Turquoise 154)
Penny Black Stamps:  30-145 Sweet as Honey
Other: White Cardstock (Penny Black), Dimensional Adhesive

 

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Jill Foster Always looking for fresh inspiration, Jill turns stamped images into true works of art.  As her “Inspired By” blog followers know, Jill has a beautiful style and an unparalleled love of paper crafting.  She also designs for Penny Black stamps and loves to share her passion for paper, color and stamping through video and photo tutorials.   

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clare

really very beautiful indeed. x

Jeanne dudgeon

Very nice! Love what you do!!!

Katie B.

Saw this on the Penny Circle. Great card! Your coloring looks fabulous but seems so straight forward! Thanks for sharing.

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Tasnim

Beautiful! Love the colors!

Julie

Wow! This is fantastic!

Maureen Hayes

This is such a beautiful stamp set, and of course your coloring is impeccable as always! Your talent amazes me and I hope one day to have even a fraction of your ability.

Gabby

Lovely card and thanks for the tutorial. I got a couple of these pens as samples from an on-line store. Wasn't sure how to use them except to color, spray and stamp so I was happy to view your tutorial. I'll give it a try w/the two I have, later today. :)

Linda C Baker

Fantastic coloring as always Jill!

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