Happy New Year Card 2019 | Simon Says Stamp

Hello my crafty friends! Happy New Year’s Eve to you all! Today I have a fun card to share with you celebrating the new year!

1.jpg

First I stamped the numbers from the Birthday Numbers stamp set with my MISTI tool onto Canson watercolor paper with embossing ink. I embossed them with Alabaster white embossing powder.

3.jpg

I painted over the numbers using Distress Oxide ink. I smooshed the ink pads onto my Tim Holtz glass mat and picked up the color with a watercolor brush to paint with. I used the colors Picked Raspberry, Spiced Marmalade, Squeezed Lemonade, Twisted Citron, Salty Ocean, and Wilted Violet. Once it was dry I fussy cut the numbers out.

2.jpg

For the background I used the Mod Stripes stencil on a piece of Bazzill Licorice Twist. I smooshed embossing ink over the stencil and then embossed the design with Rainbow Sparkle embossing powder. I popped up the black background onto a card base with foam tape and then I popped up the numbers on that. I added some shading the to numbers with some gray Copic markers to help them pop a little more.

4.jpg

I created a sentiment strip by embossing a stamp from the Deco Borders & Corners stamp set onto black cardstock with Alabaster embossing powder. I popped up that strip on top of the numbers so that the card says “Wishing You the Best 2019.” To finish the card I went over the sentiment with Wink of Stella and added some fun sequins.


Affiliate links have been used at no cost to you! This simply means that when you purchase something through one of my links, I make a small profit. This money helps me to be able to keep creating things to share with you.