Vintage Clocks Card
Distress ink is a great tool to add faux wear and tear.
Designed by Gloria Stengel, courtesy of Hampton Art
- Embossing Powder - Clear
- Colorbox® Mix'd Media Inx™ by Donna Salazar - Leather, Honey and Mossy
- Colorbox® Dye Ink
- Stamps - Timepieces, Very Beautiful, Distress Background and Distressed Words
- Cardstock - Cream and Brown
- Embellishments - Button, Natural String/Floss, Brown Grosgrain Ribbon and Jute String
- Paper Trimmer
- Ink Applicator Foam (or Sponge)
- Heat Tool
- Tape Runner
- Foam Tape
- Adhesive Dots
Make a brown, top fold card, 5"x5". Step 2
Trim Cream cardstock 4-7/8"x4-7/8" and stamp the script from the Very Beautiful set in Leather pigment ink. Cover the panel by stamping the image multiple times. Emboss with clear embossing powder.
Using an ink applicator tool and Dark Cashmere dye ink, add ink to the panel to create a distressed look. Wrap brown grosgrain ribbon and jute string around the bottom of the panel and secure on the back. Attach panel to card front.
Stamp the Distressed Background stamp onto Cream cardstock with Dark Cashmere dye ink. Use an ink applicator tool to distress panel with Venetian Lace and Antique Moss antiquing ink. Ink the edges with Mossy pigment ink and emboss with clear embossing powder. Trim and attach to the top right of the card.
Stamp the Distressed Words stamp onto Cream cardstock with Dark Cashmere dye ink.
Use an ink applicator tool to distress panel with Honey pigment ink. Allow ink to dry.
Stamp the clock image from the Timepieces stamp set over the text with Leather pigment ink. Emboss with clear embossing powder.
Trim image and edge with Leather pigment ink. Attach to center card front with foam tape. Allow image to overlap the ribbon and the Distressed Background image.
Stamp a plain Cream button with the text image from the Very Beautiful set. Emboss with clear embossing powder. Tie floss or string though the buttonholes and attach the button to the upper right corner of the card.
Add Cream cardstock to the inside of the card.