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The Open Seas Father's Day Card - Shadow Block Stamping

The minute I saw the new Stampin' Up! "The Open Seas" set, I thought of the Shadow Block Stamping Technique.  Really - any stamps that lend themselves to a "collage" look, work great for Shadow Block Stamping.


1.PushPin-Note-Reminder-35 Dawns Stamping Tip - Shadow Block Stamping

 1. Ink up Clear Block D in Crumb Cake ink
2. Stamp onto Very Vanilla cardstock
3. Stamp additional images "collage style" over the "shadow" created in previous step

Click here for another example Shadow Block Stamping and a short video


1.Rubberstamp-40 Dawns Stamping Supplies
(bold items = 2011 Summer Mini catalog)

StampsThe  Open Seas (#123030w or #123032c), Teeny Tiny Wishes (#115370)
Ink:  Night of Navy, Cherry Cobbler, Crumb Cake & Early Espresso
Paper:   Night of Navy, Cherry Cobbler, Crumb Cake & Very Vanilla cardstock
Accessories:  Early Espresso Baker's Twine (#123124) Punches:  3/4" Circle, Word Window, Metallic Brads, Stampin' Dimensionals  

Purchase the Stampin' Up! supplies to make this project at my ONLINE STORE

Enjoy~Dawn O