How to Make a Stamped Fathers Day Card With Clearsnap Ink

by tami sanders * paper crafter

tami sanders * paper crafter shares a new card sketch on the Clearsnap Blog every month. this month's card is a Father's Day Card made with the new Teresa Collins ColorBox Pigment Inks!


  • Clearsnap ColorBox Pigment Ink: Loft Black
  • Clearsnap ColorBox Pigment Ink: Fiesty Red
  • Clearsnap ColorBox Pigment Ink: Platinum Silver
  • Clearsnap ColorBox Pigment Ink: Gold Shine
  • Clearsnap ColorBox Pigment Ink: Glitz Gold
  • Clearsnap: Art Dauber
  • The {Stamps} Of Life: All4Dads and Stars4U
  • Bazzill: Cardstock: Black, Red, Kraft and Cream
  • Beacon Adhesives: Zip Dry
  • Scrapbook Adhesives: 3D Foam Squares
  • Heat Gun
  • Paper Trimmer
  • Scissors or Circle Punches
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    Teresa Collins ColorBox Pigment Inks are SUPER Creamy & come in great "on trend" colors. they are heat set in this project, but you can also emboss them. HEAT SET AFTER STAMPING IN THE FOLLOWING STEPS

    Step 2

    stamp circle of stars using Glitz Gold Ink onto cream cardstock. remember to HEAT SET inks after each step!

    Step 3

    stamp father's day circle inside circle of stars using Loft Black Ink.

    Step 4

    stamp next circle using Fiesty Red Ink.

    Step 5

    stamp "dad" circle on a separate piece of cream cardstock using Loft Black Ink.

    Step 6

    cut out circles or use circle punches.

    Step 7

    make card base by folding a 5 X 10 piece of kraft cardstock in half.

    Step 8

    cut a 1 1/2 X 4 1/2 piece of black cardstock and a 1 1/2 X 5 piece of red cardstock. dovetail one end of each piece.

    Step 9

    use small star and Glitz Gold Ink to add stars to red cardstock piece.

    Step 10

    add sentiment to end of red banner using Loft Black Ink.

    Step 11

    use large scribble star stamp with Platinum Silver Ink to add stars all over card front.

    Step 12

    use large solid star and Gold Shine Ink to add stars all over card front.

    Step 13

    use Art Dauber and Platinum Silver Ink to distress the edges of both circle pieces and the card front.

    Step 14

    glue black banner about 1/4" away from left side of card front and red banner about a scant 1/4" away from black banner. both banners should be flush with the top of the card.

    Step 15

    glue on cream circle about 1/2" from top of black banner, then add "dad" circle using a 3D dot.

    Step 16

    finished card, all ready for dad! please visit me each month on the Clearsnap Blog for a new card sketch: and you can find me at