Simon Hurley Pirate Treasure Card by Lieschen Harshbarger
Simon Hurley Pirate Treasure Card by Lieschen Harshbarger

Simon Hurley Pirate Treasure Card by Lieschen Harshbarger

By: Ranger |

Cards | Liquid Pearls™ | Simon Hurley create.

Lieschen Harshbarger shows you how to add glistening effects to this friendship card using Simon Hurley create. Lunar Pastes and Pirate Party Stamp Set.

 

Instructions

Hello crafty friends! I’m so excited to share with you the card I made using a couple colors of the new Lunar Paste and the Pirate Party stamp set!

 

Simon Hurley Pirate Treasure Card Step 1

Step 1: Use a trimmer to create a slimline card base out of Stark White Cardstock. Slimline measurements: 8½ x 7, score at 3½. Cut another piece to create a front panel measuring 3¼ x 8¼.

 

 

Simon Hurley Pirate Treasure Card Step 2

Step 2: On the front panel, color blend the background with a Blending Tool using Midnight Snack, No Diving, and Breakup Blue Simon Hurley ink pads.

 

 

Simon Hurley Pirate Treasure Card Step 3

Step 3: On a separate piece of Stark White Cardstock stamp the images from the Pirate Party stamp set with Jet Black Archival Ink. Then heat emboss them with Clear Embossing Powder.

 

 

Simon Hurley Pirate Treasure Card Step 4

Step 4: Cut the images leaving a white border, if possible.

 

 

Simon Hurley Pirate Treasure Card Step 5

Step 5: Color the little pirate from the Pirate Party stamp set using brush #2 from the Ranger Artist brushes with the Viper, Woof!, Shooting Star, Clear Skies, Midnight Snack, Remember Me, Grrr!, Slippery When Wet, and Bee Sting Simon Hurley ink pads.

 

 

Simon Hurley Pirate Treasure Card Step 6

Step 6: Use Grrr! and Woof! Simon Hurley ink pads to color the treasure chest image from the Pirate Party stamp set. Add Brilliant, Sunflower, Key Lime, and Carnation Red Liquid Pearls for dimension in the treasure chest image.

 

 

Simon Hurley Pirate Treasure Card Step 7

Step 7: Color the pirate ship from the Pirate Party stamp set using brush #2 and #4 from the Ranger Artist brushes with the Bee Sting, Slippery When Wet, Clear Skies, and Grrr! Simon Hurley ink pads.

 

 

Simon Hurley Pirate Treasure Card Step 8

Step 8: On the inked front panel use one of the ovals from the Whimsical Ovals stencil and apply Tropical Tango Lunar Paste with Simon Hurley Create Paste Tool Set. Use Wendy Vecchi Make Art Stay-tion to help hold cardstock and stencil in place.

 

 

Simon Hurley Pirate Treasure Card Step 9

Step 9: When Step 8 is finished and the paste has dried, use another oval from the Whimsical Ovals stencil and apply Roar! Lunar paste with Simon Hurley Create Paste Tool Set on top of the larger oval.

 

 

Simon Hurley Pirate Treasure Card Step 10

Step 10: Use Wendy Vecchi Archival Ink Pad Watering Can to stamp the shark images from the Pirate Party stamp and use clear embossing powder on the images. Also stamp the compass rose image with Emboss It Clear and heat emboss it with White Super Fine Detail Embossing Powder.

 

 

Simon Hurley Pirate Treasure Card Step 11

Step 11: Trim and glue a piece of foam sheet behind the front panel with Wendy Vecchi Perfect Card Adhesive.

  

 

Simon Hurley Pirate Treasure Card Step 12

Step 12: Stamp two sentiments from the Pirate Party stamp set on Tim Holtz Alcohol Ink Cardstock Black Matte and heat emboss them with White Super Fine Detail Embossing Powder. Then trim each of them.

 

 

Simon Hurley Pirate Treasure Card Step 13

Step 13: Place foam tape behind the cut out images and sentiments. Then place the images on the front panel.

 

 

Simon Hurley Pirate Treasure Card Step 14

Step 14: Once you have placed the images on the front panel, use a white gel pen to draw small waves in the background.

 

 

Simon Hurley Pirate Treasure Card Step 15

Step 15: Use Glossy Accents to add dimension to the pirate ship and the little pirate’s sword.

 

 

Simon Hurley Pirate Treasure Card Step 16

Step 16: Pair the card to a slimline envelope and send to a friend to remind them you treasure their friendship!