Tuesday, April 3, 2018

The Cow Jumped Over the Moon Alcohol Ink Card

Can you believe it's already April?!! Time is flying by, and I realized I haven't shown you my samples for the Ranger Booth from Creativation this year. In the coming weeks, I will post all the samples with a few step outs....better late than never...plus, I really need to get back to blogging regularly again. Today,  I have an all occasion or celebratory card using Tim Holtz Alcohol Ink, which was a favorite of mine. Thanks for stopping by!
I pounced on a combination of blues and purples onto White Yupo Paper, and then die cut it with the starry Thinlets from Tim and Sizzix.
Straight from the bottle, I squeezed drops of pink, orange, yellow, green, and turquoise Alcohol Inks onto more White Yupo, for a tie dyed looked, and then stamped the cow image twice from Tim and Stamper's Anonymous On The Farm set, using Black Soot Archival.
I die cut the moon shape from Translucent Yupo, and then pounced Snow Cap and Silver Mixative, along with Cloudy Blue Alcohol Ink onto the moon. I mounted the starry piece onto white and gold Distress Cardstock, and then adhered the moon. I misted the card lightly with Wendy Vecchi's Pearl Mica Spray from Ranger, for a more celestial feel.
I cut out one complete cow, and then just the legs from the other cow. Then I used brads to join them to the legs of the other cow so I could position them so it would look like he is jumping. I finished with the sentiment mounted to left over tie dyed Yupo.
I'll be back again soon with another Alcohol Ink card. Until then, have an excellent week!

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I hope your hands get creatively dirty soon!

10 comments:

  1. This is such a happy, happy card Anita! The moon is amazing, the celestial sky is gorgeous and I just love how you made the cow interactive - great colours on the cow too! xxx

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  2. How fun Anita! I love how you made the cow jumping, such a great idea! Especially love seeing seasonal dies used year round-thanks for the reminder on the starry die, I must break mine back out! Thank you for sharing this wonderfully creative card!

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  3. Really cute card, Anita!! 💜

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  4. So cool! I look forward to seeing more of your creations.

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  5. Another amazing creation. I have been Jones to do celestial skies for a while now.

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  6. I really likes your blog! You have shared the whole concept really well and very beautifully soulful read!Thanks for sharing.
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  7. Fabulously fun Anita!! You even have me saying that nursery rhyme! Terrific colour depth from the alcohol inks. Have a lovely weekend. Nicola x

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  8. This is so much fun... I've just got that animal stamp set, but I'm guessing my cows won't be quite as psychedelic as yours! HIs jointed legs are a great touch and the starry sky is beautiful.
    Alison x

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  9. This is so whimsical and FUN! I love the "jointed" legs on the cow...such a great addition. That moon is gorgeous! Looks like a slice of the real thing. And your starry background is genius. I really love the whimsical, playful feel of this card, Anita!

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