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Streamside Studios | A Ducky Day

May 1, 2024

Streamside Studios | A Ducky Day

May 1, 2024

Hello friends! I have a fun one-layer card to share with you today featuring the new A Ducky Day clear stamps set from Streamside Studios. If you’ve never checked out their website, I highly encourage you to do so!

A Ducky Day Clear Stamps Set

I started with a 4.25″ x 5.5″ piece of Neenah Solar White 110lb Card Stock and stamped my images with Memento Tuxedo Black Ink. In order to give the appearance of some of my images being behind the other (without seeing all of the stamp lines), I stamped my images in order of front to back, masking each image as I went. For my masking, I used some Gina K. Designs Masking Magic Sheets and fussy cut my images in order to place them on top of my stamped image on my card front before stamping another image “on top” of it.

Once I was done stamping and while my images were still masked, I lightly blended a portion of my card background with some Salvaged Patina Distress Oxide Ink. To give my background some more interest, I added a few spatters of diluted Winsor & Newton Permanent White Gouache with a small round paint brush.

Once everything was dry (which only takes a minute or two), I removed my masking pieces, trimmed my piece down to 3.75″ x 5″ and then colored everything with Copic Markers.

  • Ducks: 0, C00, C1, C3, C4
  • Yellows: Y13, V12
  • Pinks: RV00, RV02, RV04, RV66, RV69
  • Orange: YR65, YR68
  • Grass: G20, G21
  • Green Stems & Leaves: YG01, YG06, YG17, YG67

Thanks so much for taking the time to stop by! You can check out all of the other gorgeous stamp sets that Streamside Studios has to offer HERE.

  • Jeanne May 2, 2024 at 7:09 AM

    This is delightful! The chicks are adorable and I love the vibrant flowers you colored. Great job on this card. Thanks so much for sharing, Rachel.

    • rachelalvaradodesigns May 14, 2024 at 1:27 PM

      Thank you so very much, dear Jeanne! Hope your week is off to a good start! 🩷

  • Anne Sturgeon May 2, 2024 at 3:36 PM

    Rachel this is so adorable! I have just returned from a lovely vacation and need to get back on schedule with my cards. May brings 3 birthdays for me. Good to be home and back with my paper supplies. TFS

    • rachelalvaradodesigns May 14, 2024 at 1:26 PM

      So good to hear from you, my friend! I’m so glad that you had a wonderful vacation! Hugs! 🩷

    Hello, I'm Rachel! Thanks so much for dropping by and welcome to my blog! I love creating and am excited to share with you my love for card making and paper crafting.

    Rachel

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