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Thursday, July 20, 2017

Stampin' Up! Baby Bear for our Troops



My grandfather, George, fought in WWII in the Navy, my uncle Corvin had fought in Vietnam in the Army, Uncle Dean served in the Navy and my father-in-law, Harold, fought in Korea. Both sides of our families have a history of serving in wars and in the military. My son-in-law, Chris, is a civilian paramedic but he served our country in Afghanistan. Even though he was not in the military he worked on the base. He learned very quickly how to read the ranks of the military personal lol!! He was there for three years while my step-daughter stayed here. So to honor them and those who have fallen on foreign soils, died at home and those who are serving or will one-day serve… God Bless America!!
List of products used: Cherry Cobbler Cardstock 5 ½” x 8 ½” & scored at 4 ¼”, Whisper White cardstock 5 ¼” x 4”, Night of Navy 3 ¾” x 5” & Whisper White 4 ¾” x 3 ½” to stamp bear on. Baby Bear stamp set (#141859 12 photopolymer stamps & available in French, coordinates with Holly Berry Builder Punch.) Inks for the Bear: Baked Brown Sugar (retired) & Soft Suede, the bow is Cherry Cobbler with wink of stella for shimmer, thank you is Night of Navy, accessories:  toothpick and printable flag (http://shaneskillercupcakes.com/2013/06/4th-of-july-flag-cupcake-picks-free-printable/.)
To stamp the bear first take stamp 1 and ink it up with Baked Brown Sugar. Stamp off once and then stamp on cardstock. Ink up stamp 2 and line it with the holes in the bears arms and stamp, ink up stamp 3 with Soft Suede and line up again and stamp. Next stamp bow 1 in Cherry Cobbler, stamp off once and then ink up stamp 2 and line up bow and stamp. Stamp Thank You in Night of Navy. Pierce a hole in right side of bears arm to put flag. Use dimensionals for bow and stamped image.
Step 1

Step 2

 Step 3
Bow Step 1

 Bow Step 2
 
 
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