Hello, crafty friends! There are only two days left until the November Release from My Favorite Things becomes available! I have a fun pair of skating giraffes to share with you today. From the new Giraffes on Ice Stamp Set, these giraffes are enjoying the winter with some fun outdoor activities. I first stamped my images onto a sheet of Neenah Solar White 110lb Card Stock, colored them with Copics, and then used the coordinating dies to cut them out.
I stamped my background onto a separate piece of Neenah Solar White 110lb Card Stock using the scenery stamps that are included in this set. I extended the lines from the snowy hills using a Fine Line Black Copic Pen. I used Copic Markers to color my background and added some snow by splattering this piece with some diluted Opaque White Paint.
I used some Lavender Fields Prestige Card Stock and the new Simple Snowflakes Background Stamp to create the outer background of my card. To get this look, I heat embossed the snowflakes with Fine Detail White Embossing Powder. Once dry, I then used the Inside & Out Stitched Oval STAX Die-namics to cut out an oval-shaped window in the center of my card.
I then adhered my scene behind this window and added my images with some 3D Foam Adhesive Tape. Lastly, I stamped my sentiment onto a strip of white card stock and cut it out with one of the Essential Fishtail Sentiment Strips Die-namics.
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😄😄😄 I can’t stop laughing at them! They are perfect for my giraffe living niece!
Lol, aren’t they a hoot?? They crack me up too. 😀
😄😄😄 I can’t stop laughing at them! They are perfect for my giraffe loving niece!
Okay, how can you NOT smile looking at this card! I adore the ice skating giraffes. My daughter would adore this card as well. She LOVES giraffes. Wonderful work, Rachel.
Thank you so much, Jeanne! Your comments always make me smile. Have a wonderful day!
What a super fun card, Rachel! I just love those funny giraffes with their bright scarves! The bright Background really helps to draw the eye back to the oval scene! Thanks so much for sharing!
Thank you, Helen! I thought this set was a lot of fun too lol.