Tag: Art Impressions Gnomes Paper Pack (5832)

GNOMES – Bridge Card!

Hello and Welcome!!!

Watch video tutorial here!!!

Today we will be creating a unique style Bridge Card! We just need to make a few folds and cuts in order to create the base for our card. I will give you all of the measurements and cutting instructions in this video!

Our little gnome stamps and dies will come from the Ai Gnomes Set (5785) which is a brand-new set from the Summer 2023 collection. We can stamp them onto some Strathmore Bristol Smooth cardstock and color them using the Zig Clean Color Real Brush Pens in the following colors: Blender, Flesh Colour, Sugared Almond Pink, Deep Vermillion, Mustard, Evergreen, Smoky Teal, Lt Gray, Mid Brown. Let’s also die cut these using the coordinating dies.

Next, we can create the Bridge card base and add some decorative patterned papers from the Ai Gnomes Paper Pack (5832). Again, all of the measurements are included in the video!

Now we can die cut a beautiful frame using the brand-new Ai Journal Die Set. This will act as the bridge element for our card. We will add a few layers to this frame. The top layer will be used to create our sky and grass which will be inked up using the Tim Holtz Distress Oxide Inks in Speckled Egg and Peeled Paint. I’ll show you and easy way to mask off each of these areas on your card. We can quickly spatter this panel using some Bleed Proof White Ink.

Let’s assemble the card layers and add the bridge element to the card, being careful to glue the bridge element to only the right and left sides of the frame panel.

The sentiment for the inside of the card is from the same Gnome set and it says, “friends gnome matter what” and the sentiment for the front of the card will come from the brand-new Ai Little Sentiments Set (5797) and will say, “Hi Friend!”. The “Hi Friend” sentiment will be stamped onto a cute banner from that same Ai Journal Die Set.

We will add a few cute white stars to the banner from the Buttons Galore & More Sparkletz Firecracker embellishment set.

Finally, let’s add some highlights using our white gel pen. This will just make everything pop out a bit better!

If you love this little gnome set please feel free to check out my “Spinner Card – There’s GNOME one like you!” video which is linked here:

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All of the supplies used in today’s video are listed below. Click the products below to make a purchase. Where available I use compensated affiliate links which are at no additional costs to you.

Art Impressions Gnomes Set (5785)

https://shrsl.com/4841u (Art Impressions)

Art Impressions Decorative Decorative Journal Page Set 1

https://shrsl.com/48sqr (Art Impressions)

Art Impressions Little Things Sentiment Set (5797)

https://shrsl.com/4841v (Art Impressions)

Art Impressions Gnomes Paper Pack (5832)

https://shrsl.com/4841x (Art Impressions)

#0 Brush

https://shrsl.com/4841z (Art Impressions)

Post-it Labeling and Cover-up Tape

https://shrsl.com/48420 (Art Impressions)

Dr. Ph. Martin’s Bleed Proof White

https://shrsl.com/48421 (Art Impressions)

Steel Die Cutter (5765)

https://shrsl.com/48423 (Art Impressions)

Ranger Ink – Tim Holtz – Distress Kraft Heavystock – 8.5 x 11

https://shrsl.com/4842l (Scrapbook.com)

Tim Holtz Distress Oxide Ink Pad – Speckled Egg

https://shrsl.com/4842n (Scrapbook.com)

https://shrsl.com/4843l (dickblick.com)

Tim Holtz Distress Oxide Ink Pad – Peeled Paint

https://shrsl.com/4842o (Scrapbook.com)

https://shrsl.com/4843l (dickblick.com)

Tim Hotlz Distress Sprayer

https://shrsl.com/4842p (Scrapbook.com)

Zig Clean Color Real Brush Pens

https://shrsl.com/4843k (dickblick.com)

Buttons Galore & More -Sprinkletz – Firecrackers

https://shrsl.com/4842t (Scrapbook.com)

Scrapbook.com Double Sided Foam Adhesive Squares

https://shrsl.com/4842u (Scrapbook.com)

Versafine Onyx Black Ink Pad

https://shrsl.com/4842w (Scrapbook.com)

Hero Arts Blending Brushes

https://shrsl.com/4842x (Scrapbook.com)

https://shrsl.com/4843m (heroarts.com)

MISTI Mini

https://shrsl.com/4842z (Scrapbook.com)

MISTI Original

https://shrsl.com/48430 (Scrapbook.com)

Dress My Craft – Mini Score Board

https://shrsl.com/48431 (Scrapbook.com)

Strathmore Bristol Smooth Cardstock 100lb

https://shrsl.com/4843j (dickblick.com)

Pinkfresh Studio – Essentials Collection – Dual Tip Embellishment Tool

https://shrsl.com/48434 (Scrapbook.com)

Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive

https://shrsl.com/4843b (Scrapbook.com)

STAMPendable Stamping Tool – Rose

https://shrsl.com/4843c (Scrapbook.com)

Gelly Roll Gel Pen – White

https://shrsl.com/4843d (Scrapbook.com)

Spellbinders Tool ‘n One

https://shrsl.com/4843e (Scrapbook.com)

Spellbinders Platinum 6 Die Cutting Machine

https://shrsl.com/4843f (Scrapbook.com)

Sizzix Sidekick Die Cutting Machine

https://shrsl.com/4843g (Scrapbook.com)


Spinner Card – There’s GNOME one like you!

Hello and Welcome!!!

Watch video tutorial here!!!

https://youtu.be/T5lJTwlxYPk

Today we will be creating one of my favorite card designs which is the super fun spinner style card! You just wind up the spinning element and then place the card in the envelope and when the recipient opens the card the cute little gnome will spin around!!! The cute front and back gnome images will come from the brand new Ai Gnomes Set (5785). This set includes this larger front and back image as well as several smaller gnomes that are simply adorable!

Let’s first create the card base using some Kraft cardstock. This square card will measure 4 1/2″ x 4 1/2″. Next we can cut a layer of Dark Brown cardstock and the third layer will be a pretty patterned paper from the brand new Ai Gnomes Paper Pack (5832).

We will be die cutting the square openings for the card using the Ai Nested Square Dies (5725). In this video I will give you some tips and tricks for die cutting these square openings in all of the layers so that everything lines up perfectly!

So I thought it would be fun to use the Gnomes Paper Pack to do some paper piecing on our little gnome. We will stamp the image onto some Strathmore Bristol Smooth Cardstock…this will be the base of our gnome and then we will stamp the image a few more times onto the patterned papers that will become the hat, outfit, shoes and hands.

Next we can fussy cut these pieces and then glue them to the base image. That will just leave us to color the beard and nose and to do this we will use the Zig Clean Color Real Brush Pens in the following colors: Blender, Gray Tint, and Blush.

Now we can assemble the spinner mechanism and I will give you very detailed instructions for doing this in the video. It’s super easy and fun to do!!!

For a few finishing touches let’s add some twine and a few sparkly red hearts!

I will be using the smaller gnomes in a cute card which will be coming out in the near future….so if you love these little gnomes you may want to keep and eye out for that card!

Thank you so much for joining me today! If you enjoyed today’s video please select the Like and Subscribe buttons and don’t forget to hit that notification bell so that you don’t miss a single video!

All of the supplies used in today’s video are listed below. Click the products below to make a purchase. Where available I use compensated affiliate links which are at no additional costs to you.

Art Impressions Gnomes Set (5785)

https://shrsl.com/4757e (Art Impressions)

Art Impressions Nested Square Dies (5725)

https://shrsl.com/4757f (Art Impressions)

https://shrsl.com/4757k (Scrapbook.com)

Art Impressions Journal Template Die Set (5543)

https://shrsl.com/4757g (Art Impressions)

https://shrsl.com/4757l (Scrapbook.com)

Art Impressions Gnomes Paper Pack (5832)

https://shrsl.com/4757h (Art Impressions)

Post-it Labeling and Cover-up Tape

https://shrsl.com/4757i (Art Impressions)

Lawn Fawn Cardstock – Neutrals 100lb

https://shrsl.com/4757n (Scrapbook.com)

Zig Clean Color Real Brush Pens

https://shrsl.com/4757o (dickblick.com)

Strathmore Bristol Smooth 100lb Cardstock

https://shrsl.com/4757q (dickblick.com)

Buttons Galore & More – Sparkletz Embellishments – Red Hearts

https://shrsl.com/4757r (Scrapbook.com)

Faber-Castell Pitt Artist Pen – Big Brush – Cold Grey 1 (230)

https://shrsl.com/4757v (dickblick.com)

Faber-Castell Pitt Artist Pen – Big Brush – Indian Red (192)

https://shrsl.com/4757v (dickblick.com)

Tim Holtz Distress Archival Ink Pad – Ground Espresso

https://shrsl.com/47581 (Scrapbook.com)

Tim Holtz Titanium Shears 9.5″

https://shrsl.com/47582 (Scrapbook.com)

Tim Holtz Retractable Craft Pick

https://shrsl.com/47583 (Scrapbook.com)

Cricut Weeding Tool Kit

https://shrsl.com/47584 (dickblick.com)

We R Makers Detail Scissors

https://shrsl.com/47586 (Scrapbook.com)

Pinkfresh Studio – Essentials Collection – Dual Tip Embellishment Tool

https://shrsl.com/47588 (Scrapbook.com)

STAMPendable Stamping Tool – NEW ROSE QUARTZ

https://shrsl.com/4758b (Scrapbook.com)

Scrapbook.com Foam Squares – Small

https://shrsl.com/4758d (Scrapbook.com)

Scrapbook.com Double-Sided Adhesive Roll 1/8″

https://shrsl.com/4758e (Scrapbook.com)

Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive

https://shrsl.com/4758f (Scrapbook.com)

Sizzix Sidekick Die Cutting Machine

https://shrsl.com/4758h (Scrapbook.com)

Tombow Mono Tape Runner

https://shrsl.com/4758i (dickblick.com)

Therm O Web – iCraft – Adhesive Remover XL

https://shrsl.com/4758j (Scrapbook.com)

MISTI Mini

https://shrsl.com/4758k (Scrapbook.com)

Dress My Craft Mini Score Board

https://shrsl.com/4758l (Scrapbook.com)

Spellbinders Platinum 6 Die Cutting Machine

https://shrsl.com/4758m (Scrapbook.com)

Twine

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