You’re The Best Flower Card

We made this All Occasion card at a Church Women’s Group activity.  There were lots of different word stamps out for them to use.  They all loved it!
You're the Best Punch Art Flower Card

SUPPLIES:
Stamps:  Friendly Wishes  Wood #138698, Clear #139579
Ink:  Night of Navy
Card Stock:  Night of Navy
Melon Mambo
Whisper White
Floral Boutique Designer Series Paper #141663
Punches:  Pansy  #130698
Flower Medallion  #137417
3/4″ Circle Punch  #119873
Adhesives:  Fast Fuse or SNAIL
Stampin’ Dimensionals
Glue Dot

INSTRUCTIONS:
1.  Cut your Night of Navy card base at 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″.  Score and fold at 4-1/4″.
2.  Cut the rest of your card stock:
~Whisper White at 2-1/2″ x 4-1/4″
~Melon Mambo at 2-3/4″ x 4-1/4″
~Patterned Paper at 1″ x 5-1/2″
3.  Punch:
~Flower Medallion in Melon Mambo card stock
~Pansy in Whisper White
~3/4″ Circle in Night of Navy
Layer your Flowers with Stampin’ Dimensionals.  Add the Circle to the Flower center with a Glue Dot.
4.  Stamp your words in Night of Navy ink on the bottom of your Whisper White card stock.   Attach your Flowers.
5.  Attach your Whisper White layer to the Melon Mambo layer with Fast Fuse.
6.  Attach your strip of Patterned Designer Series Paper to the center of your Night of Navy card base with Fast Fuse.  Add your Flower layers to your card front.

Enjoy making this All Occasion Flower card in a variety of colors with words to fit the occasion.

Bermuda Bay Flower & Sequin Card

This card is another card with mostly stamping with the Flower Patch and Friendly Wishes stamp sets and a strip of sequins to dress it up some.  Have fun making one yourself.  This is the perfect card for beginning stampers AND those who need to make a quick card with some sparkle.
Flower Patch Sequin CardSUPPLIES:
Stamps:  Flower Patch   Photopolymer #134207
Friendly Wishes   Wood #138698, Clear #139579
Ink:  Island Indigo
Bermuda Bay Ombre Stampin’ Pad  #141608
Card Stock:  Whisper White
Bermuda Bay
Embellishment:  Bermuda Bay Sequin Trim #137910
Adhesives:  Fast Fuse or SNAIL
Glue Dots

INSTRUCTIONS:
1.  Cut your Bermuda Bay card base at 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″.  Score and Fold at 4-1/4″.  Watch this Video  for more instruction on Basic Card Bases.
2.  Cut your Whisper White card front at 4″ x 5-1/4″.
3.  Stamp your large flower in Island Indigo ink on the upper left corner of your Whisper White card front.
4.  Stamp your sentiment in the lower right corner of your card front using the Bermuda Bay Ombre ink pad.
5.  Angle your Bermuda Bay Sequin Trim diagonally across the center of your card between the flower and your sentiment.  Attach with a Glue Dot at both the top and bottom edge of your card front.  Trim so one sequin hangs off at each end of your card front.
6.  Attach your card front with Fast Fuse or SNAIL.  You can also attach a Glue Dot to the back of each sequin that hangs over the edge so they will stay attached to your sequin strip.

Have fun using the new Bermuda Bay Ombre ink pad and Sequin Trim!

Work of Art + Friendly Wishes

This is another quick and easy card using the Friendly Wishes stamp set and framing it with the Work of Art stamp set.  Finish it off with a Thick Baker’s Twine bow.
Work of Art and Friendly WishesSUPPLIES:
Stamps:  Friendly Wishes  Wood #138698, Clear #139579, French #140080
Work of Art  Wood #134111, Clear #134114
Ink:  Island Indigo
Soft Sky
Card Stock:  Whisper White
Soft Sky
Other:  Bermuda Bay Thick Baker’s Twine  #138413
Fast Fuse or Snail Adhesive
Glue Dot

INSTRUCTIONS:
1.  Cut your Soft Sky 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″.  Stamp the “Friend” stamp in Island Indigo ink in the center of your card front.
3.  Stamp the “watercolor swoosh” from the Work of Art stamp set in Soft Sky ink around all four sides of your “Friend” sentiment.  I did the sides first, but it does not really matter,
4.  Tie a bow with the Thick Baker’s Twine and attach it in the desired position with a Glue Dot.
5.  Add a “watercolor swoosh” stamp to the envelope flap and give to a BFF.

Happy Card Making!
Nendy Kerr

Sneak Peek In Color Friend Card

We made this card at my Sneak Peek In Color Card Class this week.  It uses the NEW In Colors of Cucumber Crush and Watermelon Wonder with a hint of Mint Macaron.
Best Friend Card in Cucumber Crush and Wonderful Watermelon SUPPLIES:
* =Available June 2, 2015
Stamps:  *Friendly Wishes  Wood# 138698, Clear #139579
Ink:  *Watermelon Wonder #138323
Markers:  *2015-2017 In Color Markers #138333
Card Stock:  *Cucumber Crush  #138335
*Watermelon Wonder #138334
Whisper White
*Cherry on Top Designer Series Paper Stack (6″ x 6″) #138443
Big Shot:  Deco Label Framelits #130102
Lovely Lace Embossing Folder #133737
Other:  Sponge Wedge
Dimensionals
Tombow Glue

INSTRUCTIONS:
1.  Cut your Cucumber Crush card base at 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″.  Score and fold at 4-1/4″.
2.  Cut your Cucumber Crush card front at 4-1/4″ x 5-1/2″.  Run through your Big Shot with the Lovely Lace embossing folder.  Use Tombow to attach your embossed card front to your card base.
3.  Color your stamps with Markers.  I used Mint Macaron for the swirls except for the top center swirl.  I used Cucumber Crush for the top center swirl and all the words except Friend.  Color Friend with the Watermelon Wonder Marker.  Remoisten the ink on the stamp by opening your mouth wide and breathing out onto the stamp several times.  Stamp on Whisper White card stock.  Cut out with the Deco Label Framelit of the size you want.  Sponge around the edges with Wonderful Watermelon.  Put Dimensionals on the back.
4.  Choose the next larger size Deco Label Framelit and cut out the Cherry On Top paper (Cherry print) and Watermelon Wonder.  Yes, you can cut them out at the same time.  Sponge around the edge with Watermelon Wonder.  Put Dimensionals on the back of both die cuts.  Layer the three die cuts.  The words and the Cherry print with be layered as normal.  Layer the Watermelon Wonder slightly off to the side.  Center the layered die cuts on the card front.
5.  Choose a special friend to give this to.

Happy Card Making!
Nendy Kerr