Cabin by the Woods
Creating Sky- I really enjoy trying to create sky on my card scenes. I still have a lot of learning to do when it comes to shading sky. That being said, I do love how my lightly shaded sky came out for my cabin card.
Plaid Background – The Plaid Tidings 6 x 6 Designer Series Paper gave stamped scene the prefect base to get that woodsy vibe. It is layered on top of a Crumb Cake card base and Shaded Spruce layer.
Snow Front Photopolymer- I am partial to Photopolymer stamps. One of the may reasons I love them is perfect placement every time. I find that I struggle less on my stamped images when I can see through the stamp!
Splatter strikes again – I add splatter of Frost White Shimmer paint after I had completed by stamped images. Just to give it the fun winter feel. I finished my Cabin by the Woods with a Cherry Cobbler colored Merry Christmas.
Always something to learn- I am a strong believer that there is always something to learn when creating. One of my top 5 things I want to improve on is my shaded sky. I know one day I will manage to create a Northern Lights background. You always something to strive for!
Below you will find my card cut list and products used to create this relaxing scene. Be sure to leave a comment and let me know your thoughts. Have questions? Don’t hesitate to ask!
Card Cut List
Use a Stampin’ Up! Paper Trimmer to cut a piece of Crumb Cake Cardstock to 5 1/2 x 11”. Score and fold at 4 1/4″.
Cut a piece of Shaded Spruce Cardstock 5 3/8″ x 4 1/8″. This will be your first layer on the card base.
Cut a piece of Plaid Tidings DSP 5 3/16″ x 3 15/16″. This will be your second layer on the card base.
Using your Stampin’ Cut Emboss Machine die cut the stitched scallop rectangle die. This will be your stamped Scene layer.
Smile YOUR card is cut.Product List