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Mountain Air A Tutorial Medley Card by Michelle Scott Wright

It's Friday and I'm sharing a card today made by Michelle Scott Wright.  Michelle used the Mountain Air Bundle.  It's a lovely card.

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This is called the telescoping technique.  Here are Michelle's directions.


Stamp Sets: Mountain Air (151610), Timeless Tulips (151534)

Cardstock: Pretty Peacock (150880), Night of Navy (100867), Whisper White (100730)

Ink: Pretty Peacock (150083), Night of Navy (147110), Highland Heather (147103), Smoky Slate (147113)

Tools & Accessories: Stitched Rectangle Dies (148551), Majestic Mountain Dies (151608), Holiday Rhinestone Basic Jewels (150457), Silver Metallic Thread (138402)

Misc: Multipurpose Liquid Glue (110755), Stampin’ Dimensionals (104430), Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals (144108), Stamping Sponges (141337), Foam Adhesive Strips (141825)


Card Base: Pretty Peacock 8 ½” x 5 ½” scored at 4 ¼”

Cardstock #2: Night of Navy: 5 ¼” x 4”

Cardstock #3: Whisper White: 5” x 3 ¾”, 5 ¼” x 4”, Scrap approximately 2” x 3”


Sponge lightly the 5” x 3 ¾” Whisper White Cardstock, begin with Night of Navy Ink at the Top and then lightly sponge Highland Heather Ink Over the top. From the bottom working up lightly sponge with Pretty Peacock Ink, leaving just a small amount of the Whisper White Cardstock visible before you get to the Night Of Navy.

Beginning stamping with the detailed Mountains stamp using Smoky Slate Ink at the horizon line.

Reverse this stamp above and stamp the shadows above the mountain with Smoky Slate making sure to stamp off 1 time, then ink and stamp off 2 times while moving the mountains up from the original image.

Ink the image above one more time and stamp off 3 times and stamp on top of the detailed mountain image.

Beginning at the bottom, using Pretty Peacock Ink and stamp the detailed trees image, then ink again and stamp off 1 time and move up above the original stamped tree images.

Continue the step above making sure to stamp off multiple times until you reach the horizon line.

Reverse the stamp above and stamp the shadows above the trees with Pretty Peacock making sure to stamp off 1 time, then ink and stamp off 2 times while moving the trees up from the original image.

Using the Stitched Rectangle Dies, 4 ¾” x 3 3/8”, 3 7/8” x 2 9/16”, 3 1/8” x 1 ¾”, center them on the above stamped image. Making sure everything is centered. Use Scotch Removable Tape or a Post-It-Note to hold dies in place while cutting.

Stamp the Sentiment from the Timeless Tulip Stamp Set in Night of Navy Ink in the bottom right-hand corner of the center piece rectangle.

Adhere the Night of Navy Cardstock to the Card Base.

Dry Fit the 3 Stitched Rectangle Pieces on the front of the layer above, centering it.

Adhere the center rectangle with Multipurpose Liquid Adhesive.

Adhere the middle rectangle using Stampin’ Dimensionals.

Adhere the outer rectangle using Foam Adhesive Strips.

Stamp the Double Tree Image on the scrap of Whisper White using Pretty Peacock Ink.

Die cut the image above with the coordination die and ink edges with Stamping Sponges and Night of Navy Ink and Highland Heather Ink.

Wrap Silver Metallic Thread around 3 fingers 5 7 times and adhere to the back of the trees above.

Adhere the trees above to the bottom left-hand corner of rectangle using adhesive and Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals for the recessed second rectangle.

Place 3 of the Holiday Rhinestone Basic Jewels in the top right-hand corner of the large rectangle.

Stamp the double trees image on the Whisper White 5 ¼” x 4” Inside Layer and adhere using Multipurpose Liquid Adhesive.

If you would like to download the tutorial click Download Mountain Air Telescope Card Tutorial Medley by Michelle Scott Wright.

Mountain Air Card

Thanks so much to Michelle!

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