Glimmer Pumpkin Card

We made this Sparkly Pumpkin Punch Art Card at my September Stamp Class.  This “Punch Art” card uses Framelits and your Big Shot.  It is a pretty quick card to make and can be used for any Fall Occasion.
Glimmer Punch Art Pumpkin CardSUPPLIES:
Stamps:  Cottage Greetings Wood #138940, Clear #139962
Ink:  Memento Black or other black
Tangerine Tango
Card Stock:  Very Vanilla
Old Olive
Pumpkin Pie Glimmer Paper #142029
Halloween Night Designer Series Paper #142022
Big Shot:  Layering Ovals #141706
Paisley Framelits #141849
Other:  Sponge Wedge
Tombow Glue
Fast Fuse or SNAIL
Stampin’ Dimensionals

INSTRUCTIONS:
1.  Cut your Very Vanilla card stock at 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″.  Score and fold at 4-1/4″.  Hold folded card base and sponge Tangerine Tango around the outside edges.
2.  Cut your patterned paper at 4″ x 5-1/4″.  Sponge around the edges.
3.  Cut your Pumpkin Pie Glimmer Paper  with the Layering Ovals of your choice.  I used D3 Framelit.  Cut three of the same size Oval.
4.  Glue two Ovals onto your card front overlapping them by about 1/4″.  Add your last Oval to the center with at least 3 Stampin’ Dimensionals.
5.  Cut your Leaf from Old Olive card stock.  Glue onto your Pumpkin.  Some customers added a 2nd Leaf to the lower left corner and stamped their sentiment higher.
6.  Stamp your sentiment in Memento Black ink.
7.  You can sponge around your envelope edges and flap with the Tangerine Tango if desired.

Thoughtful Branches Flower Birthday Card

This fun Flower Birthday Card is made with the Thoughtful Branches Bundle which is only available until August 31, 2016.  Enjoy making a variety of cards with this Bundle.
Thoughtful Branches Flower Birthday CardSUPPLIES:
Bundle:  Thoughtful Branches #144328 (available until Aug 31, 2016)
Stamps:  Cottage Greetings   Wood #138940, Clear #139962
Ink:  Crushed Curry
Garden Green
Card Stock:  Whisper White
So Saffron
Garden Green
Punch:  Banner Triple #138292
Adhesives:  Fast Fuse or SNAIL
Tombow Glue or Fine Tip Glue Pen
Stampin’ Dimensionals

INSTRUCTIONS:
1.  Cut your So Saffron card base at 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″.  Score and fold at 4-1/4″.
2.  Cut your Whisper White card front at 4″ x 5-1/4″.
3.  Stamp your Flower with Crushed Curry ink on So Saffron card stock paying attention where the tab is.  Now cut it out with the coordinating Thinlit matching the tab with where the stamp tab.  Cut out the stem and leaves from Garden Green card stock.
4.  Lay out Flower and Stem with leaves on your card front in the desired position.  Glue to card front.
5.  Cut your So Saffron Banner at 1-1/4″ x 4″ or so.  Stamp your Happy Birthday in Garden Green ink.  Cut your Banner notches with the Banner Triple Punch centering the Banner in the punch.  (Note:  you can cut the Banner piece at 1″ to make it easier to punch.)  Add to card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals.

Enjoy the versatility of the Thoughtful Branches Bundle!

 

Cottage Greetings Card 3

This is the last card in the Cottage Greetings Card Kit.  It is my favorite in the kit.  As with the other cards in this kit, it is quick and easy.
Cottage Greetings Card 3SUPPLIES:
Cottage Greetings Card Kit #138377
Cottage Greetings stamp set  Wood #138940, Clear #139962, French #140074
Delightful Dijon ink pad
Fast Fuse or Snail adhesive
Ruler to measure Baker’s Twine

INSTRUCTIONS:
1.  Choose the Pool Party Polka Dot card base, the small wood sheet, the banner shaped die cut as shown and coordinating silver mat, the desired sentiment stamp and ink color, and cut 1 yard (3 feet/36 inches) of Baker’s Twine.  Also find the included Dimensionals and your Snail Adhesive.
2.  Stamp your sentiment on the die cut with Delightful Dijon ink.  Attach your stamped die cut to the silver foil layer with Snail adhesive.  Attach your layered banner with Dimensionals to the small wood sheet.
3.  Wrap your 1 yard of Baker’s Twine around your layered wood sheet three times and tie a bow. Arrange the Baker’s Twine as desired.  Attache your layered wood sheet to your card base with Dimensionals.
4.  Ta da!  You can now make all the cards in this Kit!  You can change the cards by switching card bases and stamps.

Happy Card Making!
Nendy Kerr

Cottage Greetings Card Kit-Card 2

Here is another card from the Cottage Greetings Card Kit.  This is another quick and easy card.
Cottage Greetings Card Kit-Card 2SUPPLIES:
Cottage Greetings Card Kit #138377
Cottage Greetings stamp set #139962
Delightful Dijon ink pad
Fast Fust or Snail adhesive
Glue Dots

INSTRUCTIONS:
1.  Choose from the Kit:  the striped card base, the large wood sheet, the round flower wreath paper, the sequins & enamel dots.
2.  Stamp your sentiment in the center of the wreath.
3.  Attach your Wreath paper to the large wood sheet with Fast Fuse.
4.  Attach two large and one medium  sequin.  Attach with Glue Dots.  Attach the enamel dots as shown.
5.  Attach the wood sheet to the card base with Dimensionals.
6.  You are done!

Happy Card Making!
Nendy Kerr

Cottage Greetings Card Kit-Card 1

The Cottage Greetings Card Kit has beautiful cards that are quick to put together.  There are 3 styles of cards.  Here is the first one I made following the directions.
Cottage Greetings Card 1SUPPLIES:
Cottage Greetings Card Kit #138377
Cottage Greetings stamp set Wood #138940, Clear #139962
Basic Gray ink (I used Tip Top Taupe)
Glue Dots
Fast Fuse or Snail Adhesive
Dimensionals are included with the Kit

INSTRUCTIONS:
1.  Choose the White and Silver card base, the small wood sheet, the flower paper die cut and coordinating silver die cut, the sequin and enamel dots bag, and the greenish part to stamp on.
2.  Stamp the desired sentiment in Basic Gray or Tip Top Taupe ink.  Attach a large and a small silver sequin with Glue Dots.  Attach the self adhesive enamel dots as shown.  Attach Dimensionals to the Back.
3.  Attach the flowered paper to the silver foil die cut with Fast Fuse.
4.  Layout the pieces on top of the wood sheet in the desired positions.  Attach the flowered paper and silver foil piece with Fast Fuse.  Attach the sentiment label with Dimensionals.
5.  Attach the wood sheet to the card base with Dimensionals.
6.  You are finished!

Happy Card Making!
Nendy Kerr