Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge – For The Boys – Lawn Fawn

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Hello Friends! Hope everyone is having a great day!

Please join me in this week’s challenge at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge .

 

For The Boys

 

We are showcasing Lawn Fawn products this week. You don’t have to use them to join in but if you have some we would love to see them used.
 
 
As always Simon Says Stamp will be giving away a $50 gift Voucher for the Simon Says Stamp Store to one randomly selected winner !
 
Here is my card for the challenge inspiration.
 
I made a floating shaker with a floating floor pop up card using the Out of This World Stamp set from Lawn Fawn. Lawn Fawn has some very cute and adorable stamp sets. I really enjoy coloring the cute little critters and characters and making sweet adorable cards from them. For this card, I started by cutting some Bristol Smooth cardstock for an A2 sized card and ink blended the galaxy for the shaker and for the inside of the card both.

I used the Tim Holtz distress inks for ink blending. Once I was happy with the blending I splattered some water for the distress effect and also some white gouache for some starry effect.

For the front Panel, I die cut the frame using the Stitched Rectangles Stax and also cut the same frame seven times from plain cardstock. I aligned and stuck all of them together with the top frame attached to a clear acetate window to close the shaker. I colored and die cut all the stamps using copics.

I added two nylon strings loosely and attached one astronaut and one space ship to it so that they could appear as if they were floating when shaken. I sealed the shaker panel.

For the inner panel, I stuck the second galaxy I made and placed the sun and the rest of the planets on it. For the astronauts and spaceship to land on something I made a planet surface ink blended onto a Bristol Smooth cardstock and craters added for details.

I added the two astronauts and the spaceship onto the floating floor panel and also added the sentiment, It’s a Special Day from the same stamp set. Then, I added a twine leading from the spaceship to the astronaut who appears to be floating in the galaxy.

That is all for this card. I hope you like the card I made and will join me in this week’s challenge.

So now it’s YOUR turn. Happy Crafting !
 
You have until Wed 8am Ohio time. 1pm UK time, 2 pm CET to join in.
New creations only, please don’t link projects published before the start of the challenge, Only 5 new creations will be eligible in the prize draw.
 
 
 
Do you use Instagram ? If so please add #ssswchallenge to your challenge entry uploads so we can see them on there too !
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There are fabulous Giveaways and inspiration from fabulous designers on a daily basis over on the Simon Says Stamp Blog, if you haven’t subscribed by email you may want to so you don’t miss out.
 
 
 
 
Thank you so much for your stopping by and reading this blog post. I hope you liked the card I made.
 
Have a wonderful day!
 
Ankita