Make this quick Thank You card. You can change the supplies and use the basic Sketch to make a card for any seasonal Thank You card.
SUPPLIES: Stamps: Banners for You Photopolymer #141710 Ink: Real Red Cardstock: Thick Whisper White (card base)
Dazzling Diamonds Glimmer Paper #135315
Be Merry Designer Series Paper #144111 Big Shot: Bunch of Banners Framelits #141488 Punch: 1-1/2″ Circle #138299 Embellishments: Mini Tinsel Trim Combo Pack #144636
Foil Snowflakes #144642 Adhesives: Fast Fuse or SNAIL
INSTRUCTIONS: 1. Cut your Thick Whisper White cardbase at 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″. SCORE and fold at 4-1/2. 2. Cut your patterned paper at 4″ x 5″. 3. Stamp your Thank You in Real Red ink on Whisper White card stock. Cut out with your Big Shot and the Banner Framelit of your choice. Put Stampin’ Dimensionals on the back. 4. Lay out your Thank You and your Snowflake. Attach your Thank You. Attach your Foil Snowflake with Fast Fuse or SNAIL in the center. 5. Wrap your Tinsel Ribbon around your patterned paper over the center of your Foil Snowflake. Tie in a bow over to the left edge of your paper. 6. Attach your patterned paper layer to your card base with Fast Fuse. 7. Punch out your Dazzling Diamonds Glimmer Paper 1-1/2″ Circle. Attach over the center of your Foil Snowflake with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
Your Card is Finished!
Make this fun “Thanks for the smile” card. It is quick and easy and sure to be appreciated by the receiver.
SUPPLIES: Stamps: Dragonfly Dreams Photopolymer #142924 Ink: Real Red Cardstock: Thick Whisper White
Real Red Big Shot: Eastern Medallions Thinlits #143725 Embellishments: Clear Faceted Gems #144142 Adhesives: Fast Fuse or SNAIL
Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals #144108
INSTRUCTIONS: 1. Cut your Thick Whisper White card base at 4-1/4″ x 11″. SCORE and fold at 5-1/2″. 2. Cut your Real Red card layer at 3-1/4″ x 4-1/4″. 3. Cut your Whisper White card front at 3″ x 4″. 4. Cut your “Flower” out using the Eastern Medallion Thinlits. You will need two Thinlits: the Flower with the details and the Framelit that goes around it. Cut from Real Red cardstock. Attach to your card front about 1/4″ from the top. Put a Mini Stampin’ Dimensional behind each popup Petal and remove the backings. Put Tombow Glue around the thin outside Petals and in the flower center and attach. 5. Stamp your sentiment in Real Red ink with the bottom about 1/2″ from the bottom of your card front. 6. Attach your completed card front to the Real Red card layer with Fast Fuse or SNAIL. Attach the layers with Stampin’ Dimensionals to your card base.
Your card is finished.
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This Snowflake Card is a quick and easy all-occasion card for Fall, Winter, and maybe even Christmas. The little bit of gold adds the bling for an elegant card. This is also the perfect card to make multiples of to send yourself OR give as a gift set.
SUPPLIES: Stamps: Colorful Seasons Photopolymer #143726 Ink: Smoky Slate Cardstock: Very Vanilla
Thick Very Vanilla #144237
Gold Glimmer Paper #133719 Big Shot: Softly Falling Embossing Folder #139672 Punches: 1-1/2″ Circle #138299
1-3/4″ Circle #119850 Embellishments: Pearls
Gold 3/8″ Metallic-Edge Ribbon #144146 Adhesives: Tombow Multipurpose Liquid Glue
Fast Fuse or SNAIL
INSTRUCTIONS: 1.Cut and Prepare
~Thick Very Vanilla card base at 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″. SCORE and fold at 4-1/4″.
~Very Vanilla card front at 4″ x 5-1/4. Run through your Big Shot with the Softly Falling Embossing Folder.
~Punch a 1-3/4″ Circle from Gold Glimmer Paper.
~Stamp your Snowflake on Whisper White cardstock in Smoky Slate ink. Punch out with the 1-1/2″ Circle Punch.
~Cut your Ribboon at 3-3/4″ long. Trim the ends diagonally. 2.Assembly.
~Attach the embossed card front to the card base with Tombow Glue.
~Attach the Ribbon behind the Gold Glimmer Paper circle with Fast Fuse or SNAIL.
~Layer the two punched circles with Stampin’ Dimensionals under both Circles. Attach to your card front in the position you want.
Your card is finished! 3. Envelope (optional). Emboss the flap of your envelope with the Snowfall Embossing Folder.
Have fun using the Christmas Quilt Bundle for any season or occasion!
This video is about 8 minutes long.
SUPPLIES: Stamps: Crafting Forever Wood Mount #143955, Clear Mount #143958 Ink: Cajun Craze Cardstock: Cajun Craze
Painted Autumn Designer Series Paper #144613 Big Shot: Quilt Builder Framelits #144673 Adhesives: Multipurpose Adhesive Sheets #144106
TIPS: 1. Cut your papers and Adhesive Sheet at 3″ square. 2. Use both the Frames with Lines die AND the Square die at the same time when cutting your papers.
~Cut the Frame with lines from solid color cardstock.
~Cut the Designer Series Paper using the same die.
~Arrange the Paper Patterns rotating paper sides the way you want them on the table. 3. After the Frame with lines is cut, remove the paper with words on from the Adhesive Sheet and attach it to the back of the Frame with Lines so the Adhesive is ready to attach your paper to. Then add the die cut pieces inside the lines until finished. 4. Remove Adhesive backing and place on either 3-1/2″ x 3-1/2″ Card Layer or directly on Card Base.
Attach card layer to card base with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 5. Layering measurements if desired:
~Frame with Lines and patterned paper=3″ x 3″
~Card Layer: Old Olive=3-1/2″ x 3-1/2″
Here are some other cards I made.
Have fun using a variety of patterned papers with solid color cardstock to make a quilt for any occasion.
This fun textured Fall Treat Box is quick and easy to make for those last-minute treat giving occasions.
This Video is 8 minutes and 45 seconds long.
SUPPLIES: Stamps: Gourd Goodness Photopolymer #144785 Inks: Crushed Curry
Tangerine Tango Card Stock: Thick Whisper White
Pumpkin Pie Big Shot: Seaside Embossing Folder #141481 Punch: Starburst #143717 Other: Calyspo Cora #l 1/8″ Ribbon #144173
Tear & Tape Adhesive
Stampin’ Trimmer with scoring blade or Stampin’ Score with Stylus
INSTRUCTIONS: 1. Cut your Thick Whisper White card stock at 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″. Score down the 8-1/2″ side at 2″, 4″, 6″, 8″. Score the 5-1/2″ side at 2″. Cut up the 5-1/2″ side to the 2″ score line. Cut out the 1/2″ rectangle flap. 2. Place 3 box sections in the embossing folder. Fold the bottom flaps under the embossing folder (so they will stay flat). Run through your Big Shot. Now line up the last box section in the embossing folder, folding the bottom flaps down again. Finger crease all the score lines trying not to flatten your embossing. 3. Flatten the embossing on the 1/2″ side flap. Lay the outside side up and put Tear & Tape on the side flap. 4. Choose which side will be the Front. Turn the box over so the inside side is facing up. Put Tear & Tape alon the fold and edge of the front flap and the side flaps. The back flap does not need tape. 5. Remove the tape backing from the side tab. Lay down and attach to the opposite edge as shown in the video. Now remove the tape backing from the bottom flaps. Fold in the back flap, then the side flaps, then the front flap. Put your Bone Folder inside the box and rub so the Tape sticks well to all the bottom flaps. 6. Stamp the leaf on Whisper White. Use Crushed Curry for the more solid stamp, and Pumpkin Pie ink for the lined stamp. Fussy cut the leaf out. Punch a Starburst from Pumpkin Pie card stock. Attach leaf. Attach Punch to box with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 7. Tie your ribbon around the box using Glue Dots at the corners and/or under the bow if necessary to hold it in place. 8. Put in your treats or gift and bring a smile to someone today!
Make this fun Fall Cat card using and Embossing Folder coloring technique!
This Video is 3-1/2 minutes long.
SUPPLIES: Stamps: Count My Blessings Wood Mount #144787, Clear Mount #144790 – Video Card
Spooky Cat Photopolymer #144749 (for Cat card) Ink: Crumb Cake – both cards
Early Espresso – Video card
Memento Black – Cat card
Tangerine Tango – Cat card
Whisper White -Cat card Card Stock: Whisper White
Basic Black – Cat card Big Shot: Woodland Embossing Folder #139673
Stitched Shapes Framelits #145372 Punch: Cat Punch #144666 Cat card Embellishments: Enamel Shapes – Cat card Adhesives: Tombow Glue
REMINDERS: 1. Lightly rub your ink pad on the inside of the embossing folder on the side where you can see the word “Sizzix: through it. Make sure you cover all the areas your 4″ x 5-1/4” Whisper White card stock will be. It does not have to be perfect through. 2. Stamp the cat face first, then punch out the cat. Watch the video for this. Glue the cat onto the card front. 3. Cardstock measurements:
~Tangerine Tango card base: 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″. Score and fold at 4-1/4″.
~Whisper White card front: 4″ x 5-1/4″ 4. Stamp your greeting on Whisper White cardstock then cut out with your Stitched Shapes Oval. Add embellishments if desired. Attach to card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
~If you are using the Happy Halloween sentiments, stamp the main part with Memento Black ink on Whisper White card stock first, then stamp the Happy Halloween in Tangerine Tango last.
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This quick and elegant Birthday Card is sure to be admired by the Birthday woman or man. Just leave off the bow for a man’s card.
SUPPLIES: Stamps: Birthday Blooms Wood Mount #140655, Clear Mount #140658 Ink: Early Espresso Cardstock: Thick Whisper White
Year of Cheer Specialty Designer Series Paper #144640 Big Shot: Stitched Shapes Framelits #145372 Embellishments: Foil Snowflakes #144642
1/4″ Copper Trim #144179 Adhesives: Fast Fuse or SNAIL
INSTRUCTIONS: 1.Cut & Prep:
~Thick Whisper White card base at 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″. SCORE & fold at 4-1/4″.
~Thick Whisper White card front at 4″ x 5-1/4″.
~Year of Cheer Designer Series Paper at 3″ x 4″. Attach to card front.
~Stamp Happiest of Birthdays to You on Whisper White card stock in Early Espresso ink. Cut out with an Oval Stitched Shapes Framelit. Put Stampin’ Dimensionals on the back. 2. Put the Card together.
~Lay out the Snowflake and Oval Birthday on your card front to determine the position you want them in.
~Tie a bow from the copper Trim, if desired, and attach it to the Oval die cut. An option for a man is to attach a strip of ribbon along the top of the Designer Series Paper instead of tying a bow, OR leave off the ribbon completely. My guys don’t seem to mind the Copper Trim as it looks borwnish and metallic.
~Attach the Oval sentiment to the Snowflake with the Stampin’ Dimensionals. Now put Glue Dots on the back of the Snowflak behind the Oval die cut. Attach to card front. Trim ribbon ends if necessary.
~Attach card front to card base with Stampin’ Dimensionals. I used 9 Stampin’ Dimensionals: 3 across the top, center, and bottom.
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We made this Wood & Leaf card at my Stamp Class on Friday. It is a quick card to make. It is also perfect for men and nature-lovers.
SUPPLIES: Stamps: Count My Blessings Wood Mount #144787, Clear Mount #144790 Ink: Early Espresso Cardstock: Soft Suede
Wood Textures Designer Series Paper #144177 Big Shot: Stitched Shapes Framelits #145372
Seasonal Layers Thinlits #143751 Other: 1/4″ Copper Trim #144179
Multipurpose Adhesive Sheets #144106
Fast Fuse or SNAIL Adhesive
INSTRUCTIONS: 1. Cut your Soft Suede card base at 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″. Score and fold at 4-1/4″. 2. Cut your Wood paper at 2″ x 6″. Attach to card base leaving 1/8″ – 1/4″ cardstock showing by the fold. Trim excess from ends. 3. Cut 6″ Copper Trim. Put SNAIL on the back and attach to card front along edge of Wood paper. Trim ends. 4. Cut a 2″ square of both Crushed Curry cardstock and Multipurpose Adhesive Sheet. Run over the Adhesive sheet with your Bone Folder. Peel of the part with words and stick the other part to your card stock. Now lay the cardstock, adhesive ssheet side down, on your Big Shot. Place the large detailed leaf Thinlit on the cardstock. Run through your Big Shot. NOTE: I do recommend using the Precision Base Plate for this die. Also use the most flat cutting pad you have over the Leaf. Remove the cut leaf from the Thinlit. You can use the Big Shot die brush to help remove all the small pieces or just use a toothpick. Set on top of your card base. 5. Stamp Thinking of You in Early Espress ink on Very Vanilla card stock. Cut out with an Oval Stitched Shapes Framelit. Put Stampin’ Dimensionals on the back. 6. Lay the Leaf and Oval in the position you want them. Peel of the sticker backing from the leaf and attach. Remove the Dimensional backings from the Oval and attach. 7. If desired, stamp some leaves on your envelope or pur some Wood paper on your envelope flap.
Make this quick and easy Halloween Jack O’Lantern card using the Spooky Night Designer Series Paper or stamp your own pumpkins or Jack O’Lanterns on Very Vanilla cardstock.
SUPPLIES: Stamps: Spooky Cat Photopolymer #144749 Inks: Tangerine Tango
Cajun Craze Cardstock: Cajun Craze
Spooky Night Designer Series Paper #144610 Big Shot: Layering Ovals Framelits #141706 Other: 1/4″ Copper Trim #144179
Fast Fuse or SNAIL Adhesive
INSTRUCTIONS: 1. Cut your Cajun Craze card base at 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″. Score and fold at 4-1/4″. 2. Cut your Jack O’Lantern paper at 4″ x 5-1/4″. Tie Copper Trim around it and tie a knot. Keep in place with a Glue Dot under the knot. Attach to card base. Variation: Cut Very Vanilla card stock at 4″ x 5-1/4″. Stamp pumpkins in a variety of orange inks randomly over the Very Vanilla card stock. Stamp or draw faces on them if desired. Wrap with ribbon, tie a knot, and attach to your card front. 3. Stamp the Yummy Treat in Black ink on Whisper White cardstock. Then stam Trick or Treat in Pumpkin Pie ink as shown in photo. Cut out with the Layering Oval Framelit and your Big Shot. Cut out the next size larger scallop oval from Pumpkin Pie card stock and sponge edges with Cajun Craze ink. Layer the two ovals together with Stampin’ Dimensionals. Attach to card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 4. Stamp Trick or Treat on you envelope flap OR cut a piece of patterned paper and attach to your envelope flap if desired.
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This cute Punch Art Pumpkin Card can be made with either or both Punches or Framelits. Change the sentiment to use for ANY Fall occasion.
SUPPLIES: Stamps: Spooky Cat Photopolymer #144749 Inks: Crushed Curry
Old Olive Card Stock: Old Olive
Pumpkin Pie Big Shot: Layering Oval Framelits #141706 Punch: 1-1/2″ Circle Punch #138299 Ribbon: Daffodil Delight 1/4″ Double Stitched Ribbon #144116 Tools: Fringe Scissors (retired) OR Paper Snips
Stamping Sponge #141337 Adhesives: Fast Fuse or SNAIL
Tear & Tape
Tombow Glue or Glue Dots
INSTRUCTIONS: 1. Cut & Prep:
~Old Olive card base at 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″. Score and fold at 4-1/4″.
~Early Espress card layer at 4″ x 5-1/4″. Attach to card base.
~Whisper White at 3-3/4″ x 5″. Sponge all over with Crushed Curry ink. Then sponge with a pouncing motion in random spots to get the effect you want.
~Cut out 3 of the smaller ovals from Pumpkin Pie card stock with your Big Shot.
~Punch out 3 1-1/2″ circles from Pumpkin Pie card stock.
~Stamp your sentiment on Whisper White card stock wity Early Espresso ink. Cut out with a Layering Oval Framelit. Cut a Scallop Oval slightly larger from Early Espresso card stock. Layer together with SNAIL or Glue Dots.
~Cut Old Olive at 1-1/4″ x 5″. Put some Tear & Tape along one of the long edges. Now cut your grass blades to the Tear & Tape. 2. Assemble:
~Attach your Grass with the Tear and Tape to the bottom edge of your sponged Whisper White.
~Cut your Ribbon about 16″ long. Put SNAIL on the back leaving 3″ at each end without tape on. Wrap the ribbon around the grass. Tie a knot on the left side. Trim ends.
~Lay out the Oval and Circle Pumpkins and the sentiment.
~Attach two Ovals to the sponged layer, slightly overlapping with Fast Fuse. Attach the last Oval with Stampin’ Dimensionals in the center of the other Ovals. Repeat with the Circles. Cut stems with Paper Snips from Old Olive cardstock.
~Attach your sentiment with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
Your card is finished! 3. Envelope. Sponge the edges and flap if desired.
1. Cut out two of the Wood Crate pieces from a 4-1/4″ x 11″ piece of Soft Sky card stock. 2. Lay them flat on scratch paper so both pieces are facing the same direction and look identical. Fold the Side Tabs and add Tear & Tape to all four Side Tabs. Add Tear & Tape to the long side of ONE Crate Bottom as shown in the video. 3. Stamp the flowers in Marina Mist ink covering all of the die cuts on both pieces. No you do not have to stamp the bottom, but it will look nice if you do. 4. Assemble. Attach the two bottom sections first. Then attach the bottom side flap to the side, the the side flap to the side. Repeat with the other side. 5. Decorate. Stamp on Whisper White cardstock with Pacific Point ink: one design, one saying. Cut out the design with the coordinating Framelit. Cut out the saying with scissors. Attach both to the Crate with Glue Dots.
~Thick Very Vanilla card base at 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″. Score and fold at 4-1/4″.
~Peekaboo Peach at 3-1/4″ x 4-1/4″
~Patterned Pumpkin Paper at 2″ x 4″.
~Punch two Garden Green Leaves 2. Stamp & Cut. Stamp your sentiment in Garden Green ink on Tangerine Tango card stock. Cut out with the Lots of Label Framelit that fits best and your Big Shot. Put Stampin’ Dimensionals on the back. 3.Assemble.
~Attach your Peekaboo Peach card stock and your Pumkin Paper to your card base front lining up the side edges and maing the border around them fairly even.
~Attach your stamped label with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
~Decide where you want your leaves. Put either Glue Dots or Glue on the leaf parts that will attach to the lable. Attach.
You are finished with your card! 4. Envelope. If desired you can either: stamp leaves on the envelope, Put patterned paper on the envelope flap, or punch out leaves and Glue to envelope (Tombow Glue).
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Use the Tranquil Tulip and Doily Card with your choice of sentiments from Teeny Tiny Wishes stamp set for an any occasion card. This is a pretty quick card to make so you can make it and give it with just a few minutes notice to someone who needs to know you are thinking of them.
INSTRUCTIONS: 1. Cut your Fresh Fig card base at 4-1/4″ x 11″. Score and fold at 5-1/2″. 2. Cut your Fresh Fig card layer at 4″ x 5-1/4″. Run through your Big Shot with the Woodgrain Embossing Folder. Attach to card base with Tombow Glue. 3. Cut your Whisper White at 2″ x 4-1/2″.
~Stamp the leaves and stem in Lemon Lime Twist ink.
~Stamp the Tulip two-step stamps in Fresh Fig ink. Practice on a scrap paper if you have not done a two-step stamp before. This will give you confidence to do it on the actual project and get everything lined up properly.
~Stamp the Teeny Tiny Wishes sentiment in Fresh Fig ink.
~Attach to a piece of 2-14″ x 4-3/4″ Lemon Lime Twist card stock. 4. Lay out the Tulips and the Doily in the position you want them. Attach the Doily to the back of the Tulips with Fast Fuse or SNAIL. Then attach them both to the card front with Tombow Glue. Only put the Tombow on the back of the card stock. 5. Add three Rhinestones to the top left corner of your embossed Fresh Fig card front, AND to the lower right corner of your stamped Tulip panel. 6. Optional: Emboss the flap of your envelope with the Woodgrain Embossing Folder.
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I finally received my Holiday Catalog PreOrder! The Blue Flower and Leaves on this card uses the Painted Harvest Stamp set and Leaf Punch available as a Bundle. You can start ordering from the 2017 Holiday Catalog TODAY! You can see the pdf HERE.
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You can see three NEW blog post projects each week starting on Monday, September 4th.
INSTRUCTIONS: 1. Cut your Marina Mist card base at 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″. Score and fold at 4-1/4″. 2. Stamp on Whisper White card stock:
~Leaves: Stamp 3 sets of leaves. Solid stamp=Lemon Lime Twist ink. Lined stamp=Wild Wasabi ink.
~words in Memento Black ink. Leave enough room around the edges for the Framelit to cut it out.
~Flower: Flower Center stamp: Pacific Point ink. Large flower stamp: 1st in Soft Sky ink. 2nd in Marina Mist ink-Rotate the stamp 180 degrees so you get a mor full looking flower. Smaller flower stamp: Pacific Point. 3.Cut & Punch:
~Punch the Leaves with the Leaf Punch.
~Cut out your words with the Stitched Shapes Framelit that best fits. I left space on the left side for the flower to overlap the die cut.
~Use scissors to fussy cut your flower. It goes pretty quickly if you cut a fairly close circle around the outside of the petals. Then you just need to cut inbetween the petals. 4. Adhesive:
~Put a Mini Stampin’ Dimensional behind each of the leaves.
~Put either Mini or Regular Stampin’ Dimensionals on the back of the flower.
~Lay out everything where you want it. Attach the leaves first, then the Stitched Framelit die cut, then the Flower. 5. Decorate your Envelope. Stamp some leaves on your envelope on the lower front corners and on the flap. Get the receiver excited to open your card!
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INSTRUCTIONS: 1. Cut:
~Melon Mambo card base at 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″. Score and fold at 4-1/4″.
~Tempting Turquoise card front at 4″ x 5-1/4″.
~3 Melon Mambo Detailed flowers using BOTH the Detailed Flower Thinlit (with all the petals) AND put the coordinating Framelit around it. Cut both the Thinlit and the Framelit together to get the needed flower piece. You will need 3 of these flowers.
~Now take just the Flower Framelit you used and cut three from Powder Pink card stock. 2. Stamp your large sentiment on your Tempting Turquoise card front in Island Indigo ink. Stamp so it is over to the right edge. 3. Now to put together your flowers. You have some options:
~Put a dab of Tombow Glue on your Silicone Craft sheet and use a Stamping Sponge wedge to pounce the glue onto the back of the Melon Mambo flower piece. Attach to the Powder Pink flower piece lining up the outside edges. Repeat with the other flower pieces.
~Apply either Fine Tip Glue or Tombow Glue directly in small dots or thin lines to the back of the Melon Mambo flower piece. Attach to the Powder Pink flower piece lining up the outside edges.
~Use the NEW Multipurpose Adhesive Sheets on the back of the Melon Mambo card stock BEFORE you cut out the flower pieces. Peel off the backing, then attach to the Powder Pink flower piece. I have not tried this. I thought of it during class after all the flowers had been cut out. 4. Lay your flowers on the Tempting Turquoise card front where you want them. Attach with Tombow Glue. Cut off the parts that hang over the edge. Attach your card front to your card base. 5. Now embellish with some Pearls. Make sure and put on an uneven number. 6. Optional: Stamp some flowers from the Oh So Eclectic stamp set on your enevelope using Powder Pink for the solid part of the flower and Melon Mambo ink for the petal part of the flower.
You are finished!
This Hexagon Happy Birthday Card is for my son-in-law’s birthday which is coming up! He may even get it BEFORE his birthday!! He is an Optical Engineer and will appreciate the dimensional look of the Hexagon embossing folder. The “Ink on your Embossing Folder” Technique is a fun one to play with. You can get different looks depending which side of the embossing folder you put the ink.
SUPPLIES: Stamps: Window Shopping Wood Mount #142920, Clear Mount #143265
Sweet Cupcake Photopolymer #141498 Inks: Dapper Denim
Tranquil Tide Card Stock: Tranquil Tide
Whisper White Big Shot: Hexagon Dynamic embossing folder #143231 Other: 2016-2018 In Color Glitter Acrylic Shapes #144218
Pacific Point 1/4″ Stitched-Edge Ribbon #144199
INSTRUCTIONS: 1. Cut your Dapper Denim card base at 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″. Score and fold at 4-1/4″. 2. Cut your Tranquil Tide card front at 4″ x 5-1/4″.
~Open your Embossing Folder. Feel the inside. The side without the Sizzix and Stampin’ Up! logos is more flat. Run your Dapper Denim ink pad over this side on the inside. Place your Tranquil Tide card stock in the folder on the clean side. Close your folder.
~Run through your Big Shot using the following sandwich: Big Shot Platform (Or Multipurpose Platform with Tab 1 closed), Embossing Folder with card stock inside, cutting plate. (Yes, only use a cutting plate on the top, otherwise the sandwich is too thick to go through your Big Shot.)
~Take your card stock out.
~Clean your embossing folder under running water. Set aside to dry.
~Glue your Embossed and colored card front to your card base. 3. Cut a piece of Whisper White at 2-1/2″ x 3-1/4″.
~Stamp in Dapper Denim ink using the words from the Window Shopping stamp set (leaving at least 1/4″ blank at the bottom for the ribbon) and the Sprinkles from the Sweet Cupcake stamp set.
~Cut your Ribbon at 3-1/4″ and glue to the bottom edge.
~Attach your Acrylic Star or other shape with Tombow Glue.
~Attach your Happy Birthday layer to the card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
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We are celebrating an anniversay in our family so I made a card using the die cut chairs from the Seasonal Layers Thinlits for the happy couple.
SUPPLIES: Stamps: Sheltering Tree Photopolymer #137163
Teeny Tiny Wishes Wood Mount #128748, Clear Mount #127802
Happy Birthday Gorgeous Photopolymer #143662 Inks: Garden Green
Dapper Denim Card Stock: Thick Whisper White Big Shot: Seasonal Layers Thinlits #143751 Punch: Classic Label #141491 Other: Watercolor Pencils #141709
Fine Tip Glue Pen or Tombow Glue
INSTRUCTIONS: 1. Cut your Thick Whisper White card base at 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″. SCORE and fold at 4-1/4″. 2. Stamp with the Sheltering Tree stamps:
~The grass in Garden Green ink five times on the bottom edge of your card base.
~The Tree trunks & branches in Chocolate Chip ink on top of the grass hills.
~The Tree leaves in Wild Wasabi ink over the tree branches. 3. Stamp Happy Anniversary twice in Dapper Denim ink on Whisper White card stock. Then stamp the Classic Label Frame from Happy Birthday Gorgeous over the Happy Anniversary. Punch out with the Classic Label Punch. 4. Die cut two chairs from Whisper White card stock. (You might want to attach the Happy Anniversary to each chair before attaching to card base.) Attach to card base with Fine Tip Glue.
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This card uses the Eclectic Layers Thinlits dies. It is pretty quick to make. You can choose your own color combination if you want. This card will go to my youngest daughter whose favorite color has always been Lemon Lime Twist (with a variety of color names).
SUPPLIES: Stamps: Beautiful You Wood Mount #143004, Clear Mount #143637 Ink: Emerald Envy Card Stock: Lemon Lime Twist
Whisper White Big Shot: Eclectic Layers Thinlits #143774 Punch: 3/4″ Circle #119873 Adhesives: Fine Tip Glue Pen or Tombow Glue
Fast Fust or SNAIL
Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals #144108
INSTRUCTIONS: 1. Cut your Lemon Lime Twist card base at 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″. Score and fold at 4-1/4″. 2. Cut out everything.
~Cut out three Melon Mambo detailed flowers using both the lined flower Thinlit and the flower outline Framelit. Yes, I used them at the same time. If you have the Multipurpose Adhesive Sheets, use them for this step.
~Cut out three Powder Pink flower outline Framelits. Attach the flowers together with Glue.
~Cut out the Diamond shape from Tranquil Tide card stock. Fussy cut around the outside edges. Glue to a piece of Pool Party card stock and cut around the outside in a straight line. (I had originally thought about fussy cutting again, but didn’t)
~Stamp your sentiment on Whisper White card stock with Emerald Envy Ink. Punch out. Add Mini Dimensionals to the back. 3. Lay out everything where you want it on your card front. Attach one piece at a time. Add the sentiment last.
You can get all the supplies to make this card in My Online Store: (Please copy and paste) https://www.stampinup.com/ecweb/default.aspx?dbwsdemoid=2040075
Sorry I have not been able to fix the links yet. Now that my family reunion is over and my company is gone I will start looking for a new theme because the updates still have not made it so I can add links.
This Crafting Forever card has more pieces than the other two this week. See what the addition of some layers makes!
SUPPLIES: Stamps: Crafting Forever Wood Mount #143955, Clear Mount #143958 Inks: Memento Black
Bermuda Bay Markers for the Cup: Pool Party
Emerald Envy Markers for the Brush Handles: Berry Burst
Lemon Lime Twist
Tranquil Tide Markers for the Brush Tips: Basic Gray (Craft Knife tip)
Crumb Cake Card Stock: Whisper White
Emerald Envy Big Shot: Stitched Shapes Framelits #145372
Seaside Embossing Folder #141481 Other: Glitter Enamel Dots #144200
Blender Pen #102845
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INSTRUCTIONS: 1. Cut your Emerald Envy card base at 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″. Score and fold at 4-1/4″.
~Cut your middle Bermuda Bay layer at 4″ x 5-1/4″. Run your Bermuda Bay Marker along the edges. Attach to card base.
~Cut your Pool Party card stock at 3-3/4″ x 5″. Run through your Big Shot with the Seaside embossing folder. Glue to your layered card base. 2. Stamp your Brushes stamp on Whisper White card stock with Memento Black ink. 3. Color:
~Cup. Color the whole thing with your Pool Party Marker. Color around the edges with the Emerald Envy Marker. Color next to the Emerald Envy Marker with your Bermuda Bay Marker and under the cup line towards the top of the cup. Use your Blender Pen to remove the marker lines and blend the colors a little.
~Brush Handles. Rotate the NEW In Color Markers
~Brush Tips: Color the Craft Knife blade with Smoky Slate. Rotate the other markers for the brush tips. 4. Stamp Do Something Creative Every Day in Bermuda Bay ink on Whisper White card stock. 5. Cut out the Brushes in a Cup with the largest Stitched Shapes Oval Framelit. Cut out the Creative words with a Square Stitiched Shapes Framelit. Run your Bermuda Bay Marker along the outside edges of each die cut. Add Stampin’ Dimensionals to the backs. Lay in the desired positions. Attach. 6. Add a Glitter Enamel Dot to each corner of the Square. I used one of each size.
Shop at My Online Store to get all the supplies to make this card: nendykerr.stampinup.net Click on “Shop Now” to get to the store.
Enjoy using the Crafting Forever stamp set to make a variety of cards.
This is a quick Birthday Card and uses the NEW Happy Birthday Thinlit and your choice of patterned paper. The one I used is retired-sorry. But it is perfect for my daughter whose birthday is coming up soon.
SUPPLIES: Card Stock: Flirty Flamingo – Light Color
Watermelon Wonder (Retired) – Darker Color
Patterned Paper of your choice – Choose a light and a darker coordinating card stock colors. Big Shot: Happy Birthday Thinlit #143700 Adhesives: Multipurpose Adhesive Sheets #144106
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INSTRUSTIONS: 1. Choose your patterned paper and two coordinating colors of card stock. 2. Cut a 3-1/4″ x 3-1/2″ piece of each color card stock. Place a Multipurpose Adhesive Sheet on the back of each, leaving on the backing. Run through your Big Shot with the Happy Birthday Thinlit. (You can just use Tombow or the Fine Tip Glue Pen instead of the Multipurpose Adhesive Sheet if you want.) 3. Cut your card base (I used Flirty Flamingo) at 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″. Score and fold at 4-1/4″.
~Cut your layer at 4-1/8″ x 5-3/8″ (Watermelon Wonder). Attach to card base.
~Cut your patterned paper at 4″ x 5-1/4″. Attach to card base. 4. Peel the adhesive backing off the darker Happy Birthday and attach to card. Lay the light Happy Birthday on top to determine how much to the side you want it. Then remove the backing and gently place it, holding underneath to prevent it from sticking where you don’t want it to. Wahoo!!! You are done!!
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Sorry, my theme is not letting me add links. I will be updating my blog at the end of July and will fix it then.
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