Wednesday, January 16, 2019

ADORABLE sweet baby card using Stampin' Up! products


I love that Stampin' Up! now has a stamp set that you can use for all your baby showers and other baby related events!  This set is even great for someone who scrapbooks or wants to make favors for a baby shower.  Here is a REALLY cute card using this set and coordinating products.


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Supplies:
  • Stamp Sets – Sweet Baby Bundle (148344 wood, 148345 clear)
  • Card Stock – Whisper White Thick (140272); Petal Pink (146985)
  • Stamp Pads – Tuxedo Black Memento (132708)
  • Miscellaneous – Subtles 6”x6” Designer Series Paper (146966); Basic Black Stampin’ Write Marker (100082); Big Shot (143263); Stitched Shapes Framelits (145372); Petal Pink Stampin’ Blends Combo (147272); Light Crumb Cake Stampin’ Blends (144582); Light Daffodil Delight Stampin’ Blends (144586); Ivory Stampin’ Blends (144606); 5/8” Burlap Ribbon (141487); Metallic Ribbon Combo Pack (146329); Stampin’ Dimensionals (104430); Glue Dots (103683)
   
Measurements:  
  • Petal Pink (base) – 5 ½” x 8 ½”, score at 4 ¼”
  • Thick Whisper White – 3” x 3”
  • Thick Whisper White – 2” x 3 ½”
  • Designer Paper – 3” x 4 ¾”
  • Burlap Ribbon – 3 ½”
  • Metallic Ribbon – 8”

Instructions:
  1. Create a banner tip on one end of the designer paper using your scissors. Adhere it to the center of the card base.
  2. Adhere the Burlap Ribbon to the center of the banner using Glue Dots.
  3. Fold the Metallic Ribbon in half. With the folded end at the top, adhere it to the top of the Burlap Ribbon using Glue Dots.
  4. Die cut a stitched square using the largest die from Thick Whisper White cardstock.
  5. Using the Basic Black marker, color in the word “Bring”. Stamp it in the upper right corner of the stitched square. Clean the stamp. Repeat this process for the remaining words as shown.
  6. Stamp the baby image on Thick Whisper White cardstock using the Memento ink. Stamp the headband using Memento ink on the same piece of cardstock. Color in the image using the Stampin’ Blends as follows:
    • Face and hands – Ivory
    • Hair – Light Daffodil Delight then cover with Light Crumb Cake
    • Headband and onesie – Petal Pink Combo
  7. Die cut the baby and headband images using the coordinating framelits. Adhere the headband to the baby’s head using Glue Dots. Adhere the image to the left side of the greeting using Dimensionals.
Remember, you do not have to invent the wheel to be creative, just copy this project! Did you make it with your own hands? Then you have created!

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Thursday, January 10, 2019

Floral frames card created using Stampin' Up! products




All images © 1990-2018 Stampin’ Up!® 


Color the flowers in with fall, Christmas, Valentine, spring.... colors for a card idea that lasts all year long!

Supplies: 
•    Stamp Sets – Floral Frames Bundle (148406)
•    Card Stock – Thick Whisper White (140272); Daffodil Delight (119683)
•    Stamp Pads – Memento Tuxedo Black (132708)
•    Miscellaneous – White 5/8” Polka Dot Tulle Ribbon (146912); Daffodil Delight Blends Combo  (144603); Calypso Coral Bends Combo (144045); Pumpkin Pie Blends Combo (144599); Old Olive Blend (144574);  Stampin' Dimensionals (104430 $4.00)
    
Measurements:  
•    Thick Whisper White: 4 ¼” x 11”, 3 5/8” x 4 7/8” & Scraps for Flowers
•    Daffodil Delight: 3 ¾” x 5”          
     
Instructions:
1.    Stamp Circle with leave onto the white mat in Black Memento
2.    Color in leaves and Berries with the Light Old Olive Blend and Dark Calypso Coral Blend for the Berries
3.    Stamp the sentiment in Memento Black in the center of the circle image
4.    Stamp one cluster of each flower in Black Memento
5.    Color with Pumpkin, Calypso Coral and Daffodil Delight Blends.
6.    Cut out flowers with the matching Framelits
7.    Attach to the image you have stamped on the mat using Dimensionals
8.    Tie Polka Dot Ribbon around the mat and into a bow on the front of the card. 
9.    Attach White stamped mat to Daffodil mat and add to card base with Dimensionals

Remember, you do not have to invent the wheel to be creative, just copy this project! Did you make it with your own hands? Then you have created!

Order any of these supplies by clicking on any image in this email or by linking to my 
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Tuesday, December 18, 2018

SO SANTA beachy holiday card created with Stampin' Up! products


Merry Christmas and happy holidays to all of you!  Is it cold and snowing where you are?  Here in Northern California it is a bit chilly with some rain, but the sun is out shining today.  This card makes me wish I was sitting on the beaches of Hawaii with a Mai Tai in my hands. I actually did that a few years ago and it was SO much fun but odd to be in t-shirts, capris, and flip flops at the end of December.  Here is a fun card to help you celebrate the season with your loved ones.  Enjoy and happy stamping!



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Supplies:
  • Stamp Sets – So Santa (147824 wood, 147821 clear)
  • Card Stock – Whisper White (100730); Shaded Spruce (146981)
  • Stamp Pads – Tuxedo Black Memento (132708)
  • Misc. – Tropical Escape 6”x6” Designer Series Paper (146916); Neutrals Stampin’ Write Markers (147158); Subtles Stampin’ Write Markers (147156); Brights Stampin’ Write Markers (147157); Regals Stampin’ Write Markers (147155); 2” Circle Punch (133782); 2 ¼” Circle Punch (143720); Clear Wink of Stella (141897); Stampin’ Dimensionals (104430)
        
Measurements:  
  • Whisper White (base): 5 ½” x 8 ½”, scored at 4 ¼”
  • Whisper White – 3” x 3”
  • Shaded Spruce – 3 pieces @ 3 ½” x 3 ½”
  • Designer Paper – 3 different patterns @ 3 ½” x 3 ½”

Instructions:
  1. Stamp the beachy Santa on Whisper White cardstock scrap using Memento ink. Color in the image as follows:
    1. Blushing Bride for flesh
    2. Granny Apple Green for alternating stripes on surfboard, one straw and background of shorts
    3. Shaded Spruce for alternating stripes on surfboard, one straw and leaves on shorts
    4. Mango Melody for flowers on shorts and umbrella in pineapple
    5. Crumb Cake for pineapple and sand and star fish
  2. Punch out the Santa image using the 2” Circle Punch.
  3. Punch out one each of the designer papers using the 2” Circle Punch.
  4. Punch out three 2 ¼” circles from Shaded Spruce cardstock using the punch.
  5. Adhere the designer paper circles to the Shaded Spruce circles. Adhere the circles to the center of the card base, slightly overlapping them as shown.
  6. Adhere the Santa image over two of the circles as shown using Dimensionals.
  7. Stamp the greeting under the Santa image using Memento ink.
  8. Add Wink of Stella to the tufts of hair, mustache and beard of Santa.
Remember, you do not have to invent the wheel to be creative, just copy this project! Did you make it with your own hands? Then you have created!

Order any of these supplies by clicking on any image in this email or by linking to my 
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Friday, December 14, 2018

Making Christmas Bright using Stampin' Up! products


All images © 1990-2018 Stampin’ Up!® 


Supplies:
  • Stamps - Making Christmas Bright (148046 P), Bundle with Punch & save (149947)
  • Paper – Whisper White Thick (140272), Whisper White (100730), All is Bright Designer Series Paper (147892), Gold Glimmer Paper (146958)
  • Stamp Pads – VersaMark (102283)
  • Miscellaneous- 2 1/4” Circle Punch (143720), Gold Stampin’ Emboss Powder (109129), Heat Tool (129053), Embossing Buddy (103083), Christmas Bulb Builder Punch (148013), Multipurpose Liquid Glue (110755), Stampin’ Dimensionals (104430)
        
Measurements
  • Whisper White Thick  - 7 1/2” x 5 1/2” scored at 4 1/4”
  • Whisper White - 3” x 5 1/2” & scrap
  • Gold Glimmer Paper - 1” x 5 1/2” & 2 @ 1/8” x 5 1/2”

Instructions:
  1. Wipe Embossing Buddy over cardstock to be embossed.
  2. Stamp circular image in VersaMark ink on Whisper White scrap, add Gold Stampin’ Emboss Powder and heat set with Heat Tool.
  3. Repeat with greeting in center of circular image and ornament stem and heat set both - punch out with 2 1/4” Circle Punch and stem with Christmas Bulb Builder Punch.
  4. Adhere stem to ornament with a Stampin’ Dimensional and add more Dimensionals to the right side back of ornament.
  5. Add All is Bright Designer Series Paper to front panel and 1/8” strips of Gold Glimmer Paper to each side.
  6. Adhere 1” Gold Gli,mmer strip to card inside where shown.
  7. Stamp greeting inside with VersaMark ink and gold emboss.
Remember, you do not have to invent the wheel to be creative, just copy this project! Did you make it with your own hands? Then you have created!

Order any of these supplies by clicking on any image in this email or by linking to my 
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Friday, November 16, 2018

Making Christmas Bright card featuring Stampin' Up! products




All images © 1990-2018 Stampin’ Up!® 

Supplies:
  • Stamp Sets – Making Christmas Bright (148046)*
  • Card Stock – Basic Black (121045); Whisper White (100730); Poppy Parade (119793); Lemon Lime Twist (144245)
  • Stamp Pads –Memento Black Ink (132708); Coastal Cabana (147097)
  • Miscellaneous – Santa’s Workshop Memories & More Cards & Envelopes (147815); Big Shot (143263); Corrugated Dynamic Textured Impressions Embossing Folder (148026); Layering Ovals Framelits (141706); Christmas Bulb Builder Punch (148013)*; Twinkle Adhesive Backed Sequins (146287); Stampin' Dimensionals (104430); Mini Glue Dots (103683)
 *If you purchase this stamp set and punch as a bundle, using item code 149947, you save 10%. See image of both below.
       
Measurements:  
  • Basic Black Cardstock:    3” x 4”
  • Poppy Parade Cardstock: 2 7/8” x 3 7/8”
  • Lemon Lime Twist Cardstock: ¾” x 4 ¼”
  • Whisper White Cardstock: 2 ½” x 3 ½”  and a scrap            
        
Instructions:
  1. The card base is one of the smaller cards from the Santa’s Workshop Memories & More Cards & Envelopes package.
  2. Run the Poppy Parade cardstock through the Big Shot using the Corrugated embossing folder.
  3. Add it to the center of the Basic Black cardstock and that to the card front.
  4. Flag both ends of the Lemon Lime strip.
  5. Stamp the greeting using black ink onto the larger piece of Whisper White cardstock. Use the 5th smallest oval from the Layering Ovals to cut it out.
  6. Add the greeting to the flagged Lemon Lime Twist cardstock and that to the card front.
  7. Stamp the light bulb image with the star in the center using Coastal Cabana ink onto the scrap of Whisper White. Punch it out using the bulb builder punch.
  8. Stamp the light bulb base with black ink and punch it out.
  9. Using a Mini Glue Dot stick the base to the bulb.
  10. Add a silver star from the Twinkle Adhesive Backed Sequins to the center of the star on the bulb and add that to the card base using a Dimensional.
     
Remember, you do not have to invent the wheel to be creative, just copy this project! Did you make it with your own hands? Then you have created!

Order any of these supplies by clicking on any image in this email or by linking to my 
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Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Abstract impressions wreath card using Stampin' Up! products




After all the Christmas presents are opened and all the festivities have ended, we need to send thank you cards to all of our friends and loved ones that made our holiday season that much more joyous.  This is a card that anyone would love to receive from you and it isn't very complicated.


All images © 1990-2018 Stampin’ Up!® 

Supplies:
  • Stamp Sets – Abstract Impressions (147513)
  • Card Stock – Whisper White (10073)
  • Stamp Pads – Berry Burst (147143); Granny Apple Green (147095); Memento (132708)
  • Miscellaneous – Silver Foil Sheets (132178); Layering Ovals Framelits (141705); Berry Burst 3/8” Metallic Edge Ribbon (145489); Silver Mini Sequin Trim (144230); Mini Glue Dots (103683); Clear Rhinestones (144220); Pencil
    
Measurements:  

  • Whisper White (base): 5 ½” x 8 ½”, score at 4 ¼” and folded
  • Whisper White (layer): 4” x 5 ¼”
  • Silver Foil: 4 1/8” x 5 3/8”
  • Ribbon: 8”
  • Sequin Trim: 4”

Instructions:

  1. Using the pencil, lightly trace your desired size circle using a Layering Circles Framelits onto the Whisper White layer.
  2. Stamp the solid flower image using Berry Burst ink directly over the pencil line. Stamp off one layer of ink on scratch paper to reduce the color of ink. Repeat this process stamping off each time, to fill the traced circle. If you need to “squeeze in” a flower, do it in an area that the bow will later cover it.
  3. Stamp the smaller, detailed flower image using Berry Burst ink, directly over the solid flower images. Repeat this process stamping each flower.
  4. Stamp the small solid leaves image using Granny Apple Green ink, filling in between the flowers as desired.
  5. Stamp the greeting in the center of the wreath using Memento ink.
  6. Tie a bow using the ribbon. Add the Sequin Trim to the back of the bow using a Glue Dot. Adhere the bow/trim to the wreath using several Glue Dots.
  7.  Add rhinestones to the center of each flower.
 Remember, you do not have to invent the wheel to be creative, just copy this project! Did you make it with your own hands? Then you have created!

Order any of these supplies by clicking on any image in this email or by linking to my 
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Friday, November 9, 2018

Country home box using Stampin' Up! products




Is this not the cutest box to hand out to friends and family during this fall season!?  You could even make them as place cards for your Thanksgiving table and put a little candy or small gift to your loved ones.  SO many possibilities!

All images © 1990-2018 Stampin’ Up!® 


Supplies
:
  • Stamp Sets: Country Home (147678)
  • Card Stock: Shimmery White (101910),Old Olive, Country Lane Designer Series Paper (147804)
  • Ink: Memento Black (132708), Stampin’ Blends: Black Berry Bliss (147932), Old Olive (144597), Calypso Coral (144045), Smoky Slate (145058), Daffodil Delight Dark (144585), Ivory (144606)
  • Other: Silver Mini Gable Box (145568), Banner Triple Punch (138292), Scalloped Tag Topper Punch (133324), Braided Linen Trim (147808), Tin Tile Dynamic Textured Impressions Embossing Folder (147906), Stitched Shapes Framelits (145372), Big Shot (143263), Sprig Punch (148012), SNAIL Adhesive (104332)
        
Measurements
  • Shimmery White: 2 3/4” x 3 3/4”
  • Old Olive: scrap
  • Designer Paper: 5 1/4” x 2”

Instructions:
  1. Place the flat gable box in the embossing folder and run it through the Big Shot.
  2. Use the Stitched Shapes framelit to cut an oval from the Shimmery White cardstock.
  3. Using Memento Black ink, stamp the images onto the Shimmery White oval.
  4. Color as shown using the Stampin’ Blends listed above.
  5. Punch each end of the designer paper to make a tag - one with the Scalloped Tag Topper and the other with Banner Triple.
  6. Using the scrap of Old Olive, punch out two sets of sprigs and attach them to the tag. Then attach the oval to the tag.
  7. Use the Braided Linen Trim to attach the tag to the box.
Remember, you do not have to invent the wheel to be creative, just copy this project! Did you make it with your own hands? Then you have created!

Order any of these supplies by clicking on any image in this email or by linking to my 
ONLINE STORE.