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Pixie Pals Seesaw Slider

Lynnea Hollendonner

Posted on March 03 2020

Hello! One of my favorite things from the Spring 2020 Collection from LDRS Creative is the Seesaw Slider Die Set! And it seems like a lot of you like it, too!
I started this card with one of my FAVORITE stencils - the Rainy Day Stencil. It's perfect for scene building! I used new Marina Madness Hybrid Ink and blended five rows of puffy clouds using the top border of the Rainy Day Stencil. I switched to the new Prickly Pear Perfection Hybrid ink and blended off the bottom of the Rainy Day Stencil to create grass. I used Extreme Clean Stamp Cleaner to clean the ink off of my stencil so that it looks good as new! I ended up covering most of the blended grass in the finished card, but that's okay! A little bit peeks out and it's great dimension! I die cut the mechanism to create the Seesaw Slider from white cardstock and from the front of my ink blended card front. To see just how I put together the mechanism watch the YouTube video above or any of the others on the LDRS Creative YouTube channel. It's so easy! A simple pull tab mechanism hides behind the scene and allows one element to move up while the other moves down.
I decided I wanted to have cute little fairies, so I stamped out all of my images from the Pixie Pals stamp set with Raven Hybrid Ink and colored them with alcohol markers. I just love the little fairies and the mushroom house! I die cut all of the images with the Pixie Pals die set and started arranging them on the front of my card. I attached two of the fairies onto the moving Seesaw Slider mechanism so that they fly into the air. I even added a watering can to the one on the right so that she can fly up and water the flowers! I made sure that as I added my images nothing interfered with the moving Seesaw Slider mechanism. I decided to add a die cut border from the In the Grass Die Set and popped that up with foam to keep everything dimensional. 
I finished off the card by stamping a cute little sentiment from the Pixie Pals stamp set and trimming it into a banner. I added it to the bottom of my card. I hope you've enjoyed this Seesaw Slider tutorial! I'll see you soon! 

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