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Hand Colored Invitation

Create this floral invitation with a few stamps and hand coloring with Radiant Neon inks.


  1. Cut two pieces of white cardstock to the following dimensions – inside tag piece to 3½˝ x 5˝, base piece to 4˝ x 5˝.
  2. Cut two pieces of orange cardstock to the following dimensions – 4 x  5½˝ for the inside tag piece, 4¼˝ x 5¼˝for the layering base piece.
  3. Stamp the flower image on both sheets of white card stock using Memento Tuxedo Black.
  4. Color in the flowers and leaves with a Fantastix with your choice of Radiant Neon colors.  Allow to dry completely or heat set.
  5. Add Radiant Neon Electric Green to your background with a Sponge Dauber, using a light hand to create subtle shading.
  6. Seal the envelope shut. Using a decorative border punch, punch along the long end of the envelope to create a pocket.
  7. Assemble the pieces together as shown, then punch a hole at the top and add ribbon.
  8. Fill in your party info to complete your invitation.
by Nancy Hawes

Difficulty

Beginner

Time

½ hour

Materials Needed

Imagine Crafts/Tsukineko:

Other supplies:

  • Penny Black Stamps:  Delightful (40-322), Parade (4137K)
  • Miscellaneous : white and orange cardstock, A2 size envelope, border punch, ribbon, dimensional adhesive, hole punch


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