SSINKIC43: Bunny Wreath

Today’s card is being featured on Stylin’ Stampin’ Inkspiration. The challenge was to create a card using the photo below as inspiration.

I took my cues from the wreath encircling a bunny, but how to recreate it? Foxy Friends to the rescue. Obviously the Foxy Friends stamp set is made to create foxes, but you can make so many other animals with it. With a bit of modification, I made this cute little bunny. From there I started stamping and punching flowers to create a wreath. The circle itself left too much white space around the bunny, so I went back in to stamp some flowers on the piece of white. Much better. I finished off the card by adding a piece of DSP to give just a bit more visual interest. And voila! My cute little bunny wreath.

  • Stamps: Foxy Friends; Petite Petals
  • Inks: Pear Pizzaz; Pool Party; Blushing Bride; Daffodil Delight; Sweet Sugarplum; Smoky Slate; Basic Black
  • Cardstock: A Little Foxy DSP; Pear Pizzaz; Pool Party; Blushing Bride; Daffodil Delight; Sweet Sugarplum; Whisper White
  • Accessories:
  • Tools: Circle Layering Framelits; Petite Petals Punch

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Stamp Sets to Use:

  • Birthday Blooms
  • Celebrate Today
  • Build a Birthday
  • Love and Affection
  • Foxy Friends
  • No Bones About It
  • Watercolor Wings
  • Papillon Potpurri
  • Jar of Love
  • Petite Petals
  • Seaside Shore
  • Suite Sayings
  • Friendly Wishes
  • Flower Shop
  • Timeless Textures
  • Playful Backgrounds
  • Work of Art
  • Blooms and Wishes
  • Botanical Blooms
  • Kinda Eclectic
  • Labeler Alphabet
  • Cookie Cutter Christmas
  • Paisleys and Posies
  • Endless Birthday Wishes
  • Dragonfly Dreams
  • Cool Treats
  • Bookcase Builder
  • Birdcage Builder
  • Tasty Trucks
  • Hey Chick
  • Designer Tee
  • Reverse Words
  • Four You
  • Four Feathers

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SSINKMC32: Beautiful Bouquet

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Today’s card is being featured on Stylin’ Stampin’ Inkspiration. The challenge was to create a card using the requirements from the April Mystery Challenge.

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This month, I went with three elements: shape, color, and tool. I stamped and punched a bunch of flowers in Daffodil Delight and Mossy Meadow to create a bouquet. I added a heat embossed sentiment.  Candy dots, a bow, and a punched out sentiment completed the card. The finished card is more subdued than my usual design and palette, but it’s a nice change. I love doing these mystery challenges. I never know what I will end up creating.

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  • Stamps: Flower Shop; Petite Petals; Perfect Pairs (SAB)
  • Inks: Hello Honey; Mossy Meadow; Early Espresso
  • Cardstock: Daffodil Delight; Mossy Meadow; Early Espresso; Very Vanilla
  • Accessories: Candy Dots; Crumb Cake 3/8″ Stitched Ribbon
  • Tools: Washi Label Punch; Pansy Punch; Petite Petal Punch; Espresso Embossing Powder

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SSINKCC25: Pool Party, Hello Honey, Chocolate Chip

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Today’s card is featured over at Stylin’ Stampin’ Inkspiration and features a fun color challenge: Pool Party, Hello Honey, Chocolate Chip.

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I wanted to incorporate Hello Honey, but alas! I was out of Hello Honey cardstock. What is a girl to do? Take a brayer and color some whisper white with Hello Honey ink. For the rest of the card, I wanted to be simplistic yet fill the card with embellishments. My favorite part is the gold sequins. Love them!

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  • Stamps: Flower Shop; Friendly Wishes; Petite Petals
  • Inks: Pool Party, Hello Honey, Chocolate Chip
  • Cardstock: Chocolate Chip; Pool Party; Whisper White
  • Accessories: Gold Sequin Trim
  • Tools: Pansy Punch; Petite Petals Punch; Brayer

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SSINKCC23: Watermelon Wonder, Bermuda Bay, Crumb Cake

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Today’s card is featured over at Stylin’ Stampin’ Inkspiration and features a fun color challenge: Watermelon Wonder, Bermuda Bay, and Crumb Cake. I love the fun clean look of the color combo. It screams summer!

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IMG_1677I decided to have some fun with texture and layers. Nesting the sentiment in oval die cuts gives the card lots of visual interest without being too bulky. Adding the embossed piece of crumb cake and flowers balances out the negative layers. The last touch was to add some candy dots to the center of the flowers. SU doesn’t sell candy dots in the in-colors, but Real Red looks great with the Watermelon ink. Overall, a very cute flower card!

  • Stamps: Friendly Wishes, Flower Shop, Petite Petals
  • Inks: Watermelon Wonder, Bermuda Bay, Crumb Cake
  • Cardstock: Cherry on Top DSP, Watermelon Wonder, Bermuda Bay, Crumb Cake, Whisper White
  • Accessories: Candy Dots
  • Tools: Ovals framelits, Decorative Dots Embossing Folder, Pansy Punch, Petite Petals Punch

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Unite and Excite Swaps: The Rest of the Pretties

We had a great swap time at the Livermore Unite and Excite event on Sunday.  Here are the rest of the great swap cards I received:

Sara Grafton @ 1200 Some Miles

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Vinnie Cespedes

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Margery ChenIMG_1991

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Alicia ValdezIMG_1987

Janet SmithIMG_1997

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Deidre WongIMG_1994

Denise ZachariahIMG_1993

Sarah CamarilloIMG_2001 IMG_1998

Patti MizutaniIMG_2006

Paula FriedersIMG_2005

Maria Esther Fennelly @ Maria’s Creative PlaceIMG_2010

Jeannie BarronIMG_2009

Raberta Gannon @ Inkabella CraftsIMG_2014

Carrie Vermazen @ Crafty CarrieIMG_2018

Cary Farruggia @ Cary’s On Your CaseIMG_2023

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Sharon Tong-RobinsonIMG_2028

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Sweet Sorbet DSP Purge: Random Edition

Another attempt to use my retired DSP to make room for new fun stuff…  This time I’m highlighting cards made from the Sweet Sorbet DSP pack (Sale-a-bration 2014).  The following cards are using a lot of the other papers in the pack.  I found that I wasn’t a huge fan of the primarily Summer Starfruit, Sahara Sand, and black paper pattens.  But I did find a few cute card designs to use them.

Card #1

Card Inspiration from Linda Higgins
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My version
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  • Stamps: Petal Parade; A Word for You
  • Inks: Basic Black; Pool Party
  • Cardstock: Crisp Cantaloupe; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired); Whisper White
  • Accessories: Silver Dots; Crisp Cantaloupe Ruffled Stretch Trim (retired)
  • Tools: 1 1/4″ Circle Punch

Card #2

Card Inspiration from JK Cards
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  • Stamps: Perfect Pennants
  • Inks: Basic Black
  • Cardstock: Basic Black; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired)
  • Accessories:
  • Tools: Elegant Butterfly Punch; Bitty Butterfly Punch

Card #3

Card Inspiration from Ginger Stamps
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  • Stamps: Petite Petals
  • Inks: Pool Party
  • Cardstock: Basic Black Whisper White; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired)
  • Accessories: In Dolor Dahlias (retired)
  • Tools: Patterned scissors; Petite Petals Punch; 1 1/4″ Circle Punch

Card #4

Card Inspiration from Stampin’ Up in Munchen
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My version
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  • Stamps: Perfect Pennants; Petite Petals
  • Inks: Crisp Cantaloupe; Pistachio Pudding
  • Cardstock: Summer Starfruit; Crisp Cantaloupe; Whisper White; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired)
  • Accessories: Silver Dots
  • Tools: Petite Petals Punch; Patterned Scissors

Card #5

Card Inspiration from Stamps, Paper, n’ Stuff
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My version
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  • Stamps: Flower Shop; A Word for You (retired)
  • Inks: Basic Black; Crisp Cantaloupe
  • Cardstock: Crisp Cantaloupe; Whisper White; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired)
  • Accessories: Rhinestone Jewels; Crisp Cantaloupe Ruffled Stretch Trim (retired)
  • Tools: Hexagon Embossing Folder; Pansy Punch

Card #6

Card Inspiration from CindyLeeBee Designs
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My version
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  • Stamps: A Word for You (retired); Petal Parade (retired)
  • Inks: Summer Starfruit; Crisp Cantaloupe; Pistachio Pudding
  • Cardstock: Basic Black; Whisper White; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired)
  • Accessories: Pool Party Ribbon (retired); Rhinestone Jewels
  • Tools: 1 1/4″ Circle Punch; Hexagon Punch (banner ends)

Card #7

Card Inspiration from Stamp with Brian
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My version
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  • Stamps: Petal Parade (retired)
  • Inks: Basic Black
  • Cardstock: Basic Black; Whisper White; Crisp Cantaloupe; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired)
  • Accessories: Crisp Cantaloupe Ruffled Stretch Trim (retired)
  • Tools: Blossom Punch; 1 1/4″ Circle Punch

Card #8

Card Inspiration from Stamping Sanity
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My version
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  • Stamps: Perfect Pennants; Petite Petals
  • Inks: Pool Party; Crisp Cantaloupe; Summer Starfruit
  • Cardstock: Basic Black; Whisper White; Pistachio Pudding; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired)
  • Accessories:
  • Tools: Petite Petals Punch; 2″ Circle Punch; Patterned Scissors

Card #9

Card Inspiration from Susan Stamps
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My version
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  • Stamps: Flower Shop; Petite Petals; Petal Parade (retired); Vintage Verses (retired)
  • Inks: Pool Party; Basic Black; Pistachio Pudding; Crisp Cantaloupe
  • Cardstock: Whisper White; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired)
  • Accessories: Crisp Cantaloupe Ruffled Stretch Trim (retired)
  • Tools: Pansy Punch; Petite Petals Punch; 2″ Circle Punch

Card #10

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  • Stamps: Best of Greetings (retired); Petal Parade (retired)
  • Inks: Crisp Cantaloupe; Basic Black
  • Cardstock: Whisper White; Pool Party; Pistachio Pudding; Summer Starfruit; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired)
  • Accessories:
  • Tools: Pansy Punch; Secret Garden Framelits

Card #11

Card Inspiration from Tiddbits from Dawn
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My version
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  • Stamps: Wacky Wishes (retired); Petal Parade (retired)
  • Inks: Pool Party; Crisp Cantaloupe
  • Cardstock: Basic Black; Whisper White; Summer Starfruit; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired)
  • Accessories:
  • Tools: Bitty Butterfly Punch

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Sweet Sorbet DSP Purge: Polka Dots Edition

Another attempt to use my retired DSP to make room for new fun stuff…  This time I’m highlighting cards made from the Sweet Sorbet DSP pack (Sale-a-bration 2014).  The following cards are primarily using the polka dot patterned paper.

Card #1

My version
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Description

  • Stamps: Perfect Pennants
  • Inks: Basic Black
  • Cardstock: Crisp Cantaloupe; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired); Whisper White
  • Accessories: Boutique Details (retired)
  • Tools: 1 1/4″ Circle Punch

Card #2

Card Inspiration from Card Creations by Beth
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My version
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Description

  • Stamps:
  • Inks:
  • Cardstock: Pool Party; Basic Black; Whisper White; Crisp Cantaloupe; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired)
  • Accessories: Boutique Details (retired); Crisp Cantaloupe Ruffled Stretch Trim (retired); Pool Party Ribbon (retired)
  • Tools: Blossom Punch; 1 1/4″ Circle Punch; Chevron Embossing Folder; Swiss Dot Embossing Folder

Card #3

Card Inspiration from Avery’s Owlery
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Description

  • Stamps: Morning Meadow (retired); Flower Shop
  • Inks: Crisp Cantaloupe; Certainly Celery (retired); Summer Starfruit; Blushing Bride; Pretty in Pink
  • Cardstock: Basic Black; Whisper White; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired); Pistachio Pudding
  • Accessories: Crisp Cantaloupe Ruffled Stretch Trim (retired)
  • Tools: Pansy Punch

Card #4

Card Inspiration from Stamp with Angela
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My version
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Description

  • Stamps: Perfect Pennants
  • Inks: Crisp Cantaloupe
  • Cardstock: Basic Black; Whisper White; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired); Summer Starfruit; Pistachio Pudding
  • Accessories: Boutique Details (retired)
  • Tools: Chevron Embossing Folder; Swiss Dot Embossing Folder; Label Dies (Spellbinders)

Card #5

Card Inspiration from Uncanny Crafting
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My version
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Description

  • Stamps:
  • Inks:
  • Cardstock: Crisp Cantaloupe; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired)
  • Accessories: Boutique Details (retired)
  • Tools:

Card #6

Card Inspiration from A Stamping Journey
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My version
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Description

  • Stamps: Express Yourself (retired); Petite Petals
  • Inks: Basic Black; Crisp Cantaloupe
  • Cardstock: Whisper White; Crisp Cantaloupe; Pistachio Pudding; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired)
  • Accessories: Silver Dots; Crisp Cantaloupe Ruffled Stretch Trim (retired)
  • Tools: Petite Petals Punch; Hexagon Punch (banner ends); Swiss Dot Embossing Folder; 1 1/4″ Circle Punch; 1 3/8″ Circle Punch

Card #7

Card Inspiration from Maine Mountain Stamper
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My version
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Description

  • Stamps: Vintage Verses (retired); Flower Shop
  • Inks: Summer Starfruit; Crisp Cantaloupe; Pool Party
  • Cardstock: Basic Black; Whisper White; Pistachio Pudding; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired)
  • Accessories: Large pearls
  • Tools: Pansy Punch

Card #8

Card Inspiration from Inkspired Treasures
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My version
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Description

  • Stamps: Perfect Pennants; Petal Parade
  • Inks: Pool Party; Pistachio Pudding; Crisp Cantaloupe
  • Cardstock: Basic Black; Whisper White; Pistachio Pudding; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired)
  • Accessories: Rhinestone jewels
  • Tools: Label dies (Spellbinders)

Card #9

Card Inspiration from Northwest Stamper
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My version
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Description

  • Stamps: Banner Blast
  • Inks: Pool Party; Crisp Cantaloupe; Summer Starfruit
  • Cardstock: Whisper White; Crisp Cantaloupe; Summer Starfruit; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired)
  • Accessories:
  • Tools: Banner Punch; Patterned Scissors

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Sweet Sorbet DSP Purge: Pool Party Edition

Another attempt to use my retired DSP to make room for new fun stuff…  This time I’m highlighting cards made from the Sweet Sorbet DSP pack (Sale-a-bration 2014).  The following cards are primarily using the Pool Party flower patterned DSP.

Card #1

Card Inspiration from Stamp with Amy K
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My version
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Description

  • Stamps: Best of Greetings (retired); Mixed Bunch; Flower Shop; Petite Petals
  • Inks: Basic Black; Pool Party
  • Cardstock: Pool Party; Basic Black; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired); Whisper White; Scrap polka dot paper
  • Accessories: Rhinestone Jewels
  • Tools: Patterned scissors; Blossom Punch; Pansy Punch; Petite Petals Punch; Hexagon Punch (banner ends)

Card #2

Card Inspiration from Ink It Up with Jessica
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My version
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Description

  • Stamps: Best of Greetings (retired)
  • Inks: Basic Black
  • Cardstock: Pool Party; Basic Black; Whisper White; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired)
  • Accessories: Rhinestone Jewels
  • Tools: Elegant Butterfly Punch; Bitty Butterfly Punch

Card #3

Card Inspiration from Julie’s Stamping Spot
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My version
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Description

  • Stamps: Sweet Essentials; Petite Petals
  • Inks: Basic Black; Pool Party
  • Cardstock: Basic Black; Pool Party; Whisper White; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired); Scrap polka dot paper
  • Accessories: Silver dots
  • Tools: Patterned scissors; Pansy Punch; Petite Petals Punch

Card #4

Card Inspiration from ARTfelt Impressions
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My version
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Description

  • Stamps: Perfect Pennants; Morning Meadow (retired)
  • Inks: Basic Black; Pool Party
  • Cardstock: Basic Black; Pool Party; Whisper White; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired)
  • Accessories: Basic Gray Twine; Large Pearls
  • Tools: Lacy Brocade Embossing Folder; Pansy Punch

Card #5

Card Inspiration from Stamp Lady Katie
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Description

  • Stamps: Petal Parade (retired); Express Yourself (retired); Petite Petals
  • Inks: Pool Party; Basic BLack
  • Cardstock: Basic Black; Whisper White; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired)
  • Accessories: Pool Party Ribbon (retired); Silver dots
  • Tools: Patterned Scissors; Lacy Brocade Embossing Folder; Petite Petals Punch

Card #6

Card Inspiration from Krystal’s Card
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Description

  • Stamps: Sweet Essentials
  • Inks: Basic Black
  • Cardstock: Basic Black; Pool Party; Whisper White; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired)
  • Accessories: Pool Party Ribbon (retired); Rhinestone Jewels
  • Tools: Blossom Punch; Pansy Punch; Petite Petals Punch; Bitty Butterfly Punch

Card #7

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Description

  • Stamps: Best of Greetings (retired); Flower Shop
  • Inks: Pool Party; Basic Black
  • Cardstock: Basic Black; Whisper White; Pool Party; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired)
  • Accessories: Pool Party Ribbon (retired)
  • Tools: Pansy Punch; Artisan Label Punch

Card #8

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Description

  • Stamps: Wacky Wishes (retired)
  • Inks: Crisp Cantaloupe
  • Cardstock: Smoky Slate; Whisper White; Sweet Sorbet DSP (retired)
  • Accessories: Silver dots
  • Tools: Blossom Punch; Petite Petals Punch

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Card Class #2

A few weeks back I held my second card class.  We made four cards using a ton of retiring/retired DSP.  I wanted to make sure that the card designs were fun, but easy to make.  I think I found the right balance with these.

Card #1

Inspiration: From Stampin’ Pretty

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My Interpretation:

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Supplies:

  • Stamps: Daydream Medallions; Sweet Essentials (retired)
  • Cardstock: Basic Black; Very Vanilla; Silver Glimmer Paper; Modern Medley DSP (retired)
  • Ink: Riding Hood Red (retired)
  • Accessories:
  • Tools: Floral Frames Framelits; Big Shot; Paper Trimmer; Snail

Card #2

Inspiration: From Ink It Up with Jessica

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My Interpretation:

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Supplies:

  • Stamps: Birthday Cake (retired)
  • Cardstock: Whisper White; Crisp Cantaloupe; Birthday Basics DSP (retired)
  • Ink: Crisp Cantaloupe
  • Accessories: Honeycomb Embossing Folder
  • Tools: Big Shot; Paper Trimmer; Snail; Scissors

Card #3

Inspiration: From Angela guesting on Northwest Stamper

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My Interpretation:

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Supplies:

  • Stamps: Perfect Pennants
  • Cardstock: Crumb Cake; Coastal Cabana; Real Red; Whisper White; Fresh Prints DSP (retired)
  • Ink: Real Red
  • Accessories: Small Metal Brads
  • Tools: Paper Trimmer; Snail; Scissors

Card #4

Inspiration: From Ginger Stamps

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My Interpretation:

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Supplies:

  • Stamps: A Word for You (retired); Petite Petals
  • Cardstock: Whisper White; Watercolor Wonder DSP (retired)
  • Ink: Gumball Green (retired); Crisp Cantaloupe
  • Accessories: Jewels; Island Indigo Ribbon (retired)
  • Tools: Blossom Punch; Petite Petals Punch

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Archives: Playing with My New Supplies

Originally published on February 25th, 2014

This past week, I received a huge Stampin’ Up order.  My demonstrator, Pam, told me that she wanted to see me make cards with my new stuff.  Of course, I had to dive right in.  I had so much to play with and try out: tons of DSP, some punches, some stamp stamps, new ink colors, and some new embellishments.  Here’s pics of my new stash:

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Card #1

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Sketch Inspiration

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My interpretation

Pam gave us the sketch above for our stamp club homework.  I won’t be attending March club (Arthur and I are flying that day to Indiana), but I did want to do the homework and get creative.  I started with the idea of using my new Sweet Sorbet DSP.  After finding a few different layering patterns, I paired them with my new Petite Petals stamps and punch.  I love the play of florals with a touch of neutral (Sahara Sand based pattern paper).  I left the card without sentiment because I didn’t want it to get too busy.  As an added bonus, everything on this card is Stampin’ Up.

  • Stamps: Petite Petals
  • Inks: Crisp Cantaloupe, Pistachio Pudding, Summer Starfruit
  • Cardstock: Summer Starfruit, Sweet Sorbet DSP
  • Tools: Petite Petals Punch, SNAIL, Dimensionals

Card #2

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My interpretation

The second card is again using the sketch from OWH.  I wanted to play with my new Banner Blast stamps and punch, and this is what came out.  I decided to skip the horizontal piece of DSP as I think it would have been much too busy.  While card #1 used a lot of the floral patterns from the Sweet Sorbet DSP pack, this card uses the geometric designs.  I love the polka dots!  I think that design is my favorite in the entire pack.  I had to use it a background!  Plus, this is another all Stampin’ Up card.

  • Stamps: Banner Blast
  • Inks: Pool Party, Pistachio Pudding, Crisp Cantaloupe, Basic Black
  • Cardstock: Sweet Sorbet DSP; Summer Starfruit
  • Tools: Banner Punch, SNAIL, Dimensionals

Card #3

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My interpretation

I initially tried to complete the sketch with patterns from the Birds of a Feather DSP, but found myself making some big changes.  Ultimately, this is what came out after a lot of playing and changing pieces up.  I loved the birds on a wire look and wanted to incorporate that piece somehow.  Because of the big pattern with both bird designs, I designed to go subtle for the background patterns.  They are all from the same design pack so of course they all work together.  Another all SU card.

  • Stamps: Express Yourself
  • Inks: Raspberry Ripple
  • Cardstock: Primrose Petals; Birds of a Feather DSP
  • Accessories: 2012-2014 In Color Dahlias
  • Tools: Artisan Label Punch, SNAIL, glue dots, dimensionals

Card #4

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My interpretation

This is my other attempt to use the sketch and the Birds of a Feather DSP.  I decided that the two pieces overlapping (blue design and brown stripe) really threw off the balance of the card.  So, I put the sentiment on top of the cross and added the dahlias in the opposite corner to help balance the card.

  • Stamps: Express Yourself
  • Inks: Primrose Petals
  • Cardstock: Primrose Petals, Birds of a Feather DSP
  • Accessories: 2012-2014 In Color Dahlias
  • Tools: Artisan Label Punch, SNAIL, Dimensionals, Glue dots

Card #5

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Card Inspiration

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My interpretation

I wanted to play some more with the Sweet Sorbet DSP pack, so I went onto my Pinterest boards for inspiration.  The above card caught my eye and I knew I had to use it as inspiration.  Just like Angie, I initially didn’t know what to do with that black based pattern.  It’s incredibly loud in a 12 x 12 sheet, but if you cut it down and only use a piece, I really really love it.  I kept her basic layout, but changed up some of the supplies for ones from my own stash.

  • Stamps: Perfect Pennants; Banner Blast
  • Inks: Crisp Cantaloupe, Summer Starfruit, Pool Party, Basic Black
  • Cardstock: Crisp Cantaloupe, Pistachio Pudding, Sweet Sorbet DSP
  • Accessories: WRMK Sew Easy Floss
  • Tools: Chevron scissors, Chevron Embossing Folder, Banner Punch, SNAIL, Dimensionals, Glue Dots

Card #6

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Card Inspiration

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My interpretation

Another card inspired by a Pinterest pin.  For my last card, I realized that I don’t have any Pool Card cardstock, so I can’t recreate the exact coloring on the above card.  Instead, I used a piece of black scrap to give the card a bolder look.  I love the look of the banners in a row.  Plus, the colors really pop against the black (they look much brighter in person).

  • Stamps: Banner Blast
  • Inks: Pistachio Pudding, Crisp Cantaloupe, Basic Black, Pool Party, Summer Starfruit
  • Cardstock: Whisper White, Black scrap, Pistachio Pudding, Sweet Sorbet DSP
  • Accessories: WRMK Easy Sew Floss
  • Tools: Banner Punch, SNAIL

Overall, I’m really loving my new supplies.  Next week I want to branch out to some of the other pattern papers.  I have a plan to use some for One Sheet Wonders…