sparkle & shine valentine's day card

Time Required :
About 30 minutes
Difficulty Level :
Beginner
Beginner
You're new to the skills necessary to complete this project, or maybe you've tried them just once or twice before.

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Step 1
Place the diamond clear stamp down onto clear stamp block and load the stamp with ink, using the Gold metallic ink pad.
 
TIP: Practice stamping several times on white cardstock for a clean and crisp image. 
Step 2
Cut out the diamond stamped image. Leave a small white border around the image. 
Step 3
Place an adhesive dimensional dot on back of cut image and press the diamond down onto the paper, about 2" from the top. 
Step 4
Place the clear small sparkle stamp onto the clear stamp block and load the stamp with Gold metallic ink. Practice stamping several times for a clean and crisp image. 
Step 5
When ready, stamp the sparkles directly down onto the front of the card, along the top right side of the diamond shape. 
Step 6
Place the "sparkle" word stamp onto the clear stamp block and load the stamp with ink, using the Orchid ink pad. Practice stamping several times for a clean and crisp image. 
Step 7
When ready, stamp the word "sparkle" directly down onto the front of the card about 1" underneath the diamond. 
Step 8
Place the "Shine" word stamp onto the clear stamp block and load the stamp with Gold metallic ink. Practice stamping several times for a clean and crisp image. 
Step 9
When ready, stamp the word "Shine" directly down onto the front of the card, about 1" underneath the word "Sparkle." 
Step 10
Use a pencil to lightly sketch an ampersand between the words "Sparkle" and "Shine." Lightly write the word "Valentine" under "Shine" using a pencil. 
Step 11
Trace back over the pencil using a ultra-fine tip black Sharpie® marker. Erase any trace of pencil. 
Step 12
Write your own personal message on inside of card if desired.
 
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  • Sharpie® Ultra Fine Point Marker (sku 10338092)
  • ColorBox® Pigment Stamp Ink Pad (sku 10214375)
  • ColorBox® Pigment Metallic Ink Pad (sku 10214364)
  • Inkadinkado® Small & Medium Stamp Block Set (sku 10380458)
  • Small White Cards & Envelopes by Recollections® (sku 10215064)
  • Recollections™ Foam Adhesive Circles, Assorted (sku 10176990)
  • 8.5" x 11" Smooth Solid Paper by Recollections® (sku 10268544)
  • Allary Ultra Sharp Premium Scissors, 8.5" (sku D006309S)
  • 1 - Momenta® Stamp & Die Set – Small Uppercase Serif Alphabet (sku 10469511)
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Instructions

Step 1
Place the diamond clear stamp down onto clear stamp block and load the stamp with ink, using the Gold metallic ink pad.
 
TIP: Practice stamping several times on white cardstock for a clean and crisp image. 
Step 2
Cut out the diamond stamped image. Leave a small white border around the image. 
Step 3
Place an adhesive dimensional dot on back of cut image and press the diamond down onto the paper, about 2" from the top. 
Step 4
Place the clear small sparkle stamp onto the clear stamp block and load the stamp with Gold metallic ink. Practice stamping several times for a clean and crisp image. 
Step 5
When ready, stamp the sparkles directly down onto the front of the card, along the top right side of the diamond shape. 
Step 6
Place the "sparkle" word stamp onto the clear stamp block and load the stamp with ink, using the Orchid ink pad. Practice stamping several times for a clean and crisp image. 
Step 7
When ready, stamp the word "sparkle" directly down onto the front of the card about 1" underneath the diamond. 
Step 8
Place the "Shine" word stamp onto the clear stamp block and load the stamp with Gold metallic ink. Practice stamping several times for a clean and crisp image. 
Step 9
When ready, stamp the word "Shine" directly down onto the front of the card, about 1" underneath the word "Sparkle." 
Step 10
Use a pencil to lightly sketch an ampersand between the words "Sparkle" and "Shine." Lightly write the word "Valentine" under "Shine" using a pencil. 
Step 11
Trace back over the pencil using a ultra-fine tip black Sharpie® marker. Erase any trace of pencil. 
Step 12
Write your own personal message on inside of card if desired.
 
Project Note: For materials and instructions to create projects featured in the Image, click on the project below:
 
Share your project photos with #MakeItWithMichaels