Updated: Jun 30
To Digi Divas everywhere- Good Day! Today I'm excited to craft a patriotic card using my new Rocket-Man Digi Stamp Set. It brings out the kid in you. Every kid will want to enjoy the fireworks to celebrate on the 4th of July. Are you ready to craft this cute, Rocket-Man Celebration card? As the card suggests, Let's get this card lit!
Suggested card size: 5"x 7"
MATERIALS LIST: COPIC® MARKERS:
5010J - Rocket-Man Digital Stamp Set B000 - Sky
Hammermill® 100lb. White Coverstock B12, B14, B16 - Rockets
Recollections® Glitter Paper - White B91, B93, B95, B97 - Jeans
Firework Embossed Cardstock from my stash BG05 - Eyes
5"x7" Cardbase C1, C3 - Shirt & Socks
Star Oval Frame Nesting Dies E31, E33, E35, Multiliner Brn -Hair
Starfire® Glitter E50, E51, E53, R01 - Skin
VersaMagic® - Ocean Depth N4, N5 - Shoes
Brilliance® Starlite Silver R14, R17, R29 - Rockets
Silver Sequin Stars T0, T1, T3 - Rocket
Nuvo® Glitter Drops - Blizzard White W1 - Shadow
6" Stars n' Stripes Ribbon Y00, Y02, Y15 - Rockets
Using 5010J - Rocket-Man Digital Stamp Set size the main image to 2-5/8" x 3-5/8"
on one half of page. Select a sentiment or two. Size it to about 1-3/4". Print on Hammermill® 100lb. White Coverstock.
Color as desired, I chose to use Copic® Markers. The complete list is above.
Cut the images apart and set the one to the side for a later use.
Position the Star Oval Frame® Nesting Die over the image and trace around the outside.
Fussy cut the oval just inside the line.
Check to make sure you didn't trim too much.
Using Recollections® Glitter Paper - White cut 1 next to largest Star Oval® Frame. From the center piece cut the smallest Star Oval Frame for the sentiment.
On a 5"x7" cardbase apply 1/4" EZ-Tear® tape around the edges as shown.
Using your handi-dandy finger tool, burnish in Starfire Glitter into the tape.
Cut a 4-5/8" x 6-5/8" rectangle of the Firework Embossed® Cardstock from my stash, center and adhere to the cardbase front as shown.
Using Copic® B000 to color sky with a flicking motion. Edge using VersaMagic® - Ocean Depth.
Using Copic® W1 to color the ground shadow using a flicking motion. Edge using Brilliance® Starlite Silver.
Center and adhere to the card front as shown.
Cut (2) 1-1/2" pieces of the Stars n' Stripes Ribbon and slide under the edge of main image oval about 2-3/4" from the bottom of the card front as shown.
Using Dimensional® Glue adhere the Oval Star frame to the Main image as shown.
Fussy cut the sentiment, edge using VersaMagic® - Ocean Depth. Adhere the small Star Oval Frame. Using Foam® Tape adhere the sentiment to the lower left of the Main image as shown.
I applied Nuvo® Glitter Drops - Blizzard White to the Silver Sequin Stars and adhered as shown. Let dry.
OPTIONAL: Cut ovals and Star Frames from the scraps. Arrange and adhere to the backside of the cardbase. Add a name plate.
A great card for your patriotic celebration! Make your own Rocket-Man card and share your card creation at Jan's Digi Stamps Challenges where anything goes. Two ways to win gift certificates to Jan's Digi Stamp Shop. You can submit an entry using one of Jan's Digi Sets or submit any entry using images from any artist- including yourself. I do enjoy seeing other crafters' creations. Join in the FUN!
Thanks for joining me for my Rocket-Man Celebration card tutorial. Check my shop blog often- I have more tutorials coming soon!
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