I made this card after seeing a few cards my friend, Buffy made using this stamp set. It is one of the free sets you can get with a qualifying order during Sale-a-bration. It is called Home To Roost. I am not a very good colorer and I usually shy away from animal stamp sets but I thought it one was kind of cute. I have had it for a while but didn’t take it out until Buffy motivated me.
The colors I used on this card are Cherry Cobbler, Mango Melody, Very Vanilla and Night of Navy. I stamped the rooster and the sentiment in Memento Tuxedo Black Ink and then colored the rooster using my Stampin’ Blends. Truly the only way I can halfway color is to use the Blends. They make it so easy because they are alcohol markers so they don’t streak and blend well together. Then I stamped the grass on a piece of Mango Melody cardstock and layered everything together. It is quick and easy card to make and perfect for a beginner stampers.
Don’t forget it is Sale-a-bration time until March 31st! You can earn FREE merchandise with a qualifying purchase, get an extra $25 in Hostess Benefits with a $250 single or group order or join my Stampin Up! family and get a $175 worth of products for $99 or get the Carry & Craft Tote and $175 worth of products for $129!