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Hello Everyone! 

Welcome back!  I hope you've managed to get some therapeutic time in your craft room this week!  This little sloth might just be perfect for "hump" day!

Isn't he sweet?  Anyone else feeling this way though???  The weeks are definitely dragging on while COVID is still around.  Hoping this all ends soon, but in the meantime, I will be grateful that we live in a time we have tools such as Zoom and Facebook to stay connected!

To create this card:

Start with a piece of 4 1/4" x 11" Mossy Meadow cardstock.  Score at 5 1/2" to create a top fold card.  Cut a piece of 4" x 5 1/4" Crumb Cake cardstock and emboss with the subtle embossing folder.  Adhere to the card base.

Cut a piece of Shimmery White cardstock to approx. 3" x 2 1/2".  Stamp the Sloth and the sentiment in Memento.  Allow to dry fully.  Using the watercolour pencils, blend to the desired effect.  For instance, for his "body", I used Basic Grey and Early Espresso, heavier on the brown at the lines, then blended together using an aquapainter (you can use a blender pen too!).  I did the same with Daffodil Delight and Early Espresso for his "bandaid" and straight Old Olive for the leaves, Early Espresso for the branch, and Basic Gray for his face.  Allow to dry.  Cut a 3 1/4" x 2 3/4" rectangle from Mossy Meadow.  Adhere the stamped piece to the Mossy Meadow rectangle.  Adhere to the card using dimensionals.

Cut a piece of the striped Designer Series Paper to 4" x 1".  Add on the faceted gem.

I also like to adhere a piece of 4" x 5 1/4" Whisper White on the inside of coloured card bases to make writing easier (you can decorate this too!).

To purchase the supplies to make this card, click on the product links below or go to my online store at lisahenderson.stampinup.net

Enjoy! 

Product List

Join me on Wednesday’s at 3:00pm for a Facebook live at www.facebook.com/stampandcreatewithlisa

Paper Pumpkin is Stampin' Up!'s monthly subscription club! These kits are always amazing, and seem to only get better each month! Go to https://www.paperpumpkin.com/en-ca/sign-up/?demoid=2099167 to order today or to find out more information! And join me online April 20th for a facebook live at www.facebook.com/stampandcreatewithlisa and I will make an alternate card with the stampset!

Need to get away from reality for a day and craft? Come join us online for our next Crop - to - Go! For more details and to register online go to https://stampandcreatewithlisa.net/collections/all-products/products/april-crop-to-go-scrapbook-class before April 15th!

Need to get away from reality for a day and craft? Come join us online for our next Crop - to - Go! For more details and to register online go to https://stampandcreatewithlisa.net/collections/all-products/products/april-crop-to-go-card-class before April 15th!

Need a weekend to look forward to? Register for our next weekend retreat at the Four Points Sheraton October 23-25, 2020! Find more information and registration online at https://stampandcreatewithlisa.net/collections/all-products/products/fall-crafting-retreat


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