Spinning Sunshine Rays Birthday Card

The new Give It a Whirl Dies are so much fun! Have you seen them yet? I’ve been inspired by many and have been pinning some of these creations on my 2021-22 Annual Catalog Pinterest board. But I’ve been most inspired by team member, Vy Tran’s spinner card variations. She does a great job making interactive cards! Click here to see her card that led me in the direction of my Spinning Sunshine Rays birthday card that I’ve just put together this weekend.

I just showed live on YouTube about an hour ago step-by-step directions for creating it. And now I’m sharing that video here in my blog post. Be sure to watch the video by clicking here (or you can just click on this image below if you are already on my blog post), scroll through the close-up photos that follow, check out the measurements & products list below, and then let me know if you have any questions.

I hope you enjoyed what I shared in this video. Below are measurements, close-up photos, and a product list for what I demonstrated. (Please subscribe to my YouTube channel so you can get updates when I share and go live).

Products I used… See below for a complete list of products linked to where you can find them in my online store.

Come see what I share on my blog…www.stampyourartout.com

Measurements …

  • Misty Moonlight Cardstock
    • 5-1/2” x 8-1/2” scored parallel to the short side at 4-1/4”
  • Beauty of the Earth Designer Paper
    • 4” x 5-1/2” for die-cutting top layer for the spinner
    • 3-3/4” x 5” for the inside
  • Gold Foil Sheets
    • Two pieces that are 3-7/8” x 5-1/8”
      • 1-1/8” diameter circle can be cut from one of these
  • Vellum Cardstock
    • 4” x 4” for die-cutting spinner layer
  • Basic White Thick Cardstock
    • Scraps for die-cutting clouds

Here are photos of the finished card.

Click here to see a modified way to use the Give it a Whirl Dies with the Sending Sunshine Stamp Set to create a card where the ray of light spin as the sun peeks above the clouds. There are a few special steps to take, and I use tools such as the Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machine, the Heat Tool to emboss, and the Stamparatus. But the card is well worth it. Access measurements, more photos, a how-to video with directions, and links to the products I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Click here to see a modified way to use the Give it a Whirl Dies with the Sending Sunshine Stamp Set to create a card where the ray of light spin as the sun peeks above the clouds. There are a few special steps to take, and I use tools such as the Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machine, the Heat Tool to emboss, and the Stamparatus. But the card is well worth it. Access measurements, more photos, a how-to video with directions, and links to the products I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Click here to see a modified way to use the Give it a Whirl Dies with the Sending Sunshine Stamp Set to create a card where the ray of light spin as the sun peeks above the clouds. There are a few special steps to take, and I use tools such as the Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machine, the Heat Tool to emboss, and the Stamparatus. But the card is well worth it. Access measurements, more photos, a how-to video with directions, and links to the products I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Click here to see a modified way to use the Give it a Whirl Dies with the Sending Sunshine Stamp Set to create a card where the ray of light spin as the sun peeks above the clouds. There are a few special steps to take, and I use tools such as the Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machine, the Heat Tool to emboss, and the Stamparatus. But the card is well worth it. Access measurements, more photos, a how-to video with directions, and links to the products I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Click here to see a modified way to use the Give it a Whirl Dies with the Sending Sunshine Stamp Set to create a card where the ray of light spin as the sun peeks above the clouds. There are a few special steps to take, and I use tools such as the Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machine, the Heat Tool to emboss, and the Stamparatus. But the card is well worth it. Access measurements, more photos, a how-to video with directions, and links to the products I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Click here to see a modified way to use the Give it a Whirl Dies with the Sending Sunshine Stamp Set to create a card where the ray of light spin as the sun peeks above the clouds. There are a few special steps to take, and I use tools such as the Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machine, the Heat Tool to emboss, and the Stamparatus. But the card is well worth it. Access measurements, more photos, a how-to video with directions, and links to the products I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I hope you enjoyed what I shared!

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By the way, today is the last day of June and the last day for these promotions…

LAST CHANCE PRODUCTS SALE 
It’s time to say goodbye to retiring products from the January-June 2021 Mini CatalogClick here for more information and to access the list of products leaving.

Jan-June 2021 Mini Catalog Retiring Products Announcement! Click here to access the list. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

HEY CHICK & HEY BIRTHDAY CHICK 
Available through June 30, 2021 – The popular Hey Chick returned to pair up with the Hey Birthday Chick stamp set in the January-June 2021 mini catalog!! And each with coordinating dies. Click here for a downloadable flyer. Click here to shop online.

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DESIGNER SERIES PAPER SALE STARTS JULY 1ST!
Just a heads up…from July 1 to August 2, you can enjoy a 15% discount on select Designer Series Paper from the 2021–2022 Annual Catalogue! Click here for more information. Click here for the informational flyer. 

Get 15% off select packs of Designer Series Paper July 1-August 2, 2021 - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

KITS COLLECTION BY STAMPIN’ UP!® 
A new line of affordably priced, versatile all-inclusive kits is here! Creativity made easy! Click here for more details.

The new Kits Collection by Stampin’ Up!® - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

UNITED THROUGH CREATIVITY
Celebrate what makes us unique through what brings us together: creativity! In honor of the Stampin’ Up! value statement, “we care about people first”—and in the spirit of World Diversity Day— Stampin’ Up! created a collection of inclusive, multicultural, and multilingual craft elements. Click here to access this digital download so you can create away! Available through May 2, 2022.

United Through Creativity FREE Digital Download by Stampin’ Up!® - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

A PEEK AT JULY’S PAPER PUMPKIN KIT
Life is full of big adventures that are best experienced together! This month’s The Adventure Begins Paper Pumpkin Kit helps you celebrate those exciting new chapters in the most creative of ways with enough supplies to create twelve motivating cards all featuring the exciting colors of nature. Send cards to your family and friends about to embark on a new journey and make connections while you explore and discover new levels of your creativity! Includes inspirational sentiments and adventure-themed imagery featuring these nature-inspired coordinating colors: Basic Black, Basic White, Bermuda Bay, Crushed Curry, Early Espresso, Flirty Flamingo, Garden Green, Granny Apple Green, Mango Melody, Night of Navy. If you are not a Paper Pumpkin subscriber, I invite you to give it a try. CLICK HERE to learn more. CLICK HERE to sign up by July 10th for this next kit.

ALL STAR TUTORIALS
I’m a designer with the All Stars, a group of globally recognized Stampin’ Up! demonstrators. And we are excited to share exclusively with our customers, paper crafting friends & team members our bundle of twelve June 2021 Sand & Sea Suite Tutorials which are now available! CLICK HERE for more information. Click here to get to my Tutorials for Sale page to see the others that have been offered. The next one featuring the Expressions in Ink Suite will be available July 1st! AND these tutorial bundles include links to instructional videos!

Here are the Sand & Sea Suite All Star Tutorial Bundle Peeks. Place an order in the month of June 2021 and get this bundle of 12 fabulous paper crafting project tutorials for free! Or purchase it for just $15. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

 

Shell-ebrating Turtle Z-Fold Card

The new Turtle Friends Stamp Set has some adorable images. I purchased it along with the Turtle Punch, because buying them bundled together saved me 10%. But I didn’t use the punch on today’s card. Take a look at what I came up with.

The new Turtle Friends Stamp Set has so many great images (words, cute turtles, and more). There is even a coordinating punch you can get. I made this adorable “shell-ebrate” birthday card with this set, the Expressions and Ink paper, and the Gold Metallic Specialty paper. Access directions, more photos, measurements, and links to the products so you can make this yourself. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

The new Turtle Friends Stamp Set has so many great images (words, cute turtles, and more). There is even a coordinating punch you can get. I made this adorable “shell-ebrate” birthday card with this set, the Expressions and Ink paper, and the Gold Metallic Specialty paper. Access directions, more photos, measurements, and links to the products so you can make this yourself. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

PDF Tutorial… Click here to access and download a printable direction sheet.

Come see what I share on my blog…www.stampyourartout.com Stampin’ Up!® Stamp Your Art Out!

Products I used… See below for a complete list of products linked to where you can find them in my online store.

Measurements

  • Early Espresso Cardstock
    • 5-1/2” x 8-1/2” scored parallel to short side at 1-1/4″ and 4-1/4”
    • 2-1/4″ x 2-7/8″
  • Basic White Cardstock
    • 2-7/8″ x 5-1/4″
    • 2″ x 2-1/2″
  • Pale Papaya Cardstock
    • Scrap for stamping and fussy-cutting large turtle shell
  • Expressions in Ink Designer Paper
    • 2-7/8″ x 5-1/4″
    • 1″ x 5-1/4″
  • Gold Specialty Metallic Specialty Paper
    • 1″ x 5-1/4″
    • 3/8″ x 2″

Directions 

  • Stamp the large turtle onto the small white piece and onto the Pale Papaya scrap. Stamp the shell shaped sentiment inside the shell of the Pale Papaya turtle, then cut it out.
  • Emboss the Pale Papaya shell and the larger gold strip. Adhere the shell to the large, stamped turtle (this is called “paper piecing”).
  • Fold the card base. Add the 1″ wide strips so that the designer paper one is centered in the 1-1/4″ wide section of the Early Espresso card base and the gold one is about 1/8″ away from the right side when the card base is open.
  • Stamp the words and small turtle on the larger white piece, then add to the left of the gold strip so that its left edge is close to (but not touching) the middle score line. You want to be able to fold the card shut, and if the white is too far over, it won’t. You also want to make sure that when the front of the card is folded over that the white piece disappears.

The new Turtle Friends Stamp Set has so many great images (words, cute turtles, and more). There is even a coordinating punch you can get. I made this adorable “shell-ebrate” birthday card with this set, the Expressions and Ink paper, and the Gold Metallic Specialty paper. Access directions, more photos, measurements, and links to the products so you can make this yourself. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

  • Add the larger designer paper so it looks balanced between the designer paper strip and the white piece.
  • Add the small gold strip to the small Early Espresso piece, then add the small white piece. Open the card all the way and add this layered turtle piece with Dimensionals to the card so it’s lined up with the imagery on the larger white piece AND so it’s centered on the 1″ wide designer paper section.
  • Close the card and add the gold pearls.

The new Turtle Friends Stamp Set has so many great images (words, cute turtles, and more). There is even a coordinating punch you can get. I made this adorable “shell-ebrate” birthday card with this set, the Expressions and Ink paper, and the Gold Metallic Specialty paper. Access directions, more photos, measurements, and links to the products so you can make this yourself. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

The new Turtle Friends Stamp Set has so many great images (words, cute turtles, and more). There is even a coordinating punch you can get. I made this adorable “shell-ebrate” birthday card with this set, the Expressions and Ink paper, and the Gold Metallic Specialty paper. Access directions, more photos, measurements, and links to the products so you can make this yourself. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Thanks for stopping by to see what I had to share today. Click here to check out what I’ve pinned on Pinterest with this stamp set (and coordinating punch).

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Click here to shop my online store.
Click here to access & view the current catalogs.
Click here to subscribe to those fun Paper Pumpkin kits of creativity!
Click here to learn about my Loyalty Rewards program. You can earn free stamps just for shopping with me!
Click here for more information about joining my Online Paper Crafters’ Club. Earn even more goodies by joining a club!
Click here to learn more about joining my Stampers With ART community. Get the MOST rewards including a discount on future products!
Follow me on social media! I share regularly on PinterestYouTube, Instagram, my Facebook Page, and my Facebook Group!
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Product List

LAST CHANCE PRODUCTS SALE 
It’s time to say goodbye to retiring products from the January-June 2021 Mini CatalogClick here for more information and to access the list of products leaving.

Jan-June 2021 Mini Catalog Retiring Products Announcement! Click here to access the list. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

KITS COLLECTION BY STAMPIN’ UP!® 
A new line of affordably priced, versatile all-inclusive kits is here! Creativity made easy! Click here for more details.

The new Kits Collection by Stampin’ Up!® - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

UNITED THROUGH CREATIVITY
Celebrate what makes us unique through what brings us together: creativity! In honor of the Stampin’ Up! value statement, “we care about people first”—and in the spirit of World Diversity Day— Stampin’ Up! created a collection of inclusive, multicultural, and multilingual craft elements. Click here to access this digital download so you can create away! Available through May 2, 2022.

United Through Creativity FREE Digital Download by Stampin’ Up!® - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

A NEW CATALOG IS HERE!
If you do not have another demonstrator (or are not a demonstrator yourself), click here to fill out a catalog request form. If you live close enough (I am located in Andover, MN) to pick one up, contact me  so we can make arrangements. By saving me on shipping costs, I will let you pick a goodie from the gift basket too.

CONNECT, CRAFT & COLLECT 

Stampin’ Up! is gifting an extra $25 in Stampin’ Rewards to all orders that reach the $250+ mark May 4 – June 14! This is the perfect perk for those who host parties or those who place large individual orders. Click here for more details.

Earn an extra $25 in host rewards May 4-June 14! - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

A PEEK AT JULY’S PAPER PUMPKIN KIT
Life is full of big adventures that are best experienced together! This month’s The Adventure Begins Paper Pumpkin Kit helps you celebrate those exciting new chapters in the most creative of ways with enough supplies to create twelve motivating cards all featuring the exciting colors of nature. Send cards to your family and friends about to embark on a new journey and make connections while you explore and discover new levels of your creativity! Includes inspirational sentiments and adventure-themed imagery featuring these nature-inspired coordinating colors: Basic Black, Basic White, Bermuda Bay, Crushed Curry, Early Espresso, Flirty Flamingo, Garden Green, Granny Apple Green, Mango Melody, Night of Navy. If you are not a Paper Pumpkin subscriber, I invite you to give it a try. CLICK HERE to learn more. CLICK HERE to sign up by July 10th for this next kit.

ALL STAR TUTORIALS
I’m a designer with the All Stars, a group of globally recognized Stampin’ Up! demonstrators. And we are excited to share exclusively with our customers, paper crafting friends & team members our bundle of twelve June 2021 Sand & Sea Suite Tutorials which are now available! CLICK HERE for more information. Click here to get to my Tutorials for Sale page to see the others that have been offered. The next one featuring the Expressions in Ink Suite will be available July 1st! AND these tutorial bundles include links to instructional videos!

Here are the Sand & Sea Suite All Star Tutorial Bundle Peeks. Place an order in the month of June 2021 and get this bundle of 12 fabulous paper crafting project tutorials for free! Or purchase it for just $15. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

HEY CHICK & HEY BIRTHDAY CHICK 
Available February 2 – June 30, 2021 – The popular Hey Chick has returned to pair up with the Hey Birthday Chick stamp set in the current mini catalog!! And each with coordinating dies. Click here for a downloadable flyer. Click here to shop online.

Hey Chick & Hey Birthday Chick products available February 2, 2021! - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

More Batter Up Kit Alternates

I created more alternate projects using the contents of the May 2021 Batter up Paper Pumpkin Kit and a few extra Stampin’ Up! supplies such as extra cardstock, the Tailored Tag punch, the Layering Circles Dies, a red marker, and more. And I wanted to share them with you today – the second to the last day to make sure you have an active Paper Pumpkin account so you don’t miss out on the NEXT kit…the June 2021 kit.

In fact I just showed live on YouTube about an hour ago tips and directions for making all of these baseball-themed projects. And now I’m sharing that video here in my blog post. Be sure to watch the video by clicking here (or you can just click on this image below if you are already on my blog post), scroll through the close-up photos that follow, check out the measurements & products list below, and then let me know if you have any questions.

I hope you enjoyed what I shared in this video. Below are measurements, close-up photos, and a product list for what I demonstrated. (Please subscribe to my YouTube channel so you can get updates when I share and go live).

To see the first set of Batter Up Paper Pumpkin kit alternates I shared on May 27th, click here. To see my Vertical Stretch Spinner Card and other project ideas from fellow demonstrators in our blog hop on June 3, click here

Products I used… See below for a complete list of products linked to where you can find them in my online store.

Come see what I share on my blog…www.stampyourartout.com

Pop-Up Card Measurements…

  • Basic White Cardstock
    • 3-3/4” x 10-1/2” scored parallel to short end at 4-1/4”, 5-1/4”, 6-1/4”
  • Night of Navy Cardstock
    • 4-1/4” x 11” scored parallel to short end at 5-1/2”

Shadowbox Card Measurements…

  • Card base from kit (red rays)
    • 5-1/2” x 6-1/4” scored parallel to short end at ½” & 1” on both sides
  • Card base from kit (brown woodgrain)
    • 5-1/2” x 6-1/4” scored parallel to short end at ½” & 1” on both sides
  • Window Sheet
    • ½” x 3-1/4” strip

Treat Container…

  • Basic White Cardstock
    • >2-1/4” x 4” scored parallel to short end at 2”
    • Scrap for die-cutting 1-7/8” diameter circle
  • Envelope from the kit (blue stripes)
    • A couple ¾” wide strips
  • Twine from kit
    • About 22-25”

Scrapbook Page…

  • Basic White Cardstock
    • 12” x 12”
  • Night of Navy Cardstock
    • 10-1/2” x 12”
  • Soft Suede Cardstock
    • 4-1/8” x 5-1/2” (Three pieces)

Here are photos of the finished projects.

Click here to see more alternate projects that can be created with the contents of the May 2021 Batter up Paper Pumpkin Kit and a few extra Stampin’ Up! supplies such as extra cardstock, the Tailored Tag punch, the Layering Circles Dies, a red marker, and more. Access measurements, more photos, a how-to video with directions, and links to the products I used.  - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Click here to see more alternate projects that can be created with the contents of the May 2021 Batter up Paper Pumpkin Kit and a few extra Stampin’ Up! supplies such as extra cardstock, the Tailored Tag punch, the Layering Circles Dies, a red marker, and more. Access measurements, more photos, a how-to video with directions, and links to the products I used.  - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Click here to see more alternate projects that can be created with the contents of the May 2021 Batter up Paper Pumpkin Kit and a few extra Stampin’ Up! supplies such as extra cardstock, the Tailored Tag punch, the Layering Circles Dies, a red marker, and more. Access measurements, more photos, a how-to video with directions, and links to the products I used.  - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Click here to see more alternate projects that can be created with the contents of the May 2021 Batter up Paper Pumpkin Kit and a few extra Stampin’ Up! supplies such as extra cardstock, the Tailored Tag punch, the Layering Circles Dies, a red marker, and more. Access measurements, more photos, a how-to video with directions, and links to the products I used.  - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Click here to see more alternate projects that can be created with the contents of the May 2021 Batter up Paper Pumpkin Kit and a few extra Stampin’ Up! supplies such as extra cardstock, the Tailored Tag punch, the Layering Circles Dies, a red marker, and more. Access measurements, more photos, a how-to video with directions, and links to the products I used.  - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Click here to see more alternate projects that can be created with the contents of the May 2021 Batter up Paper Pumpkin Kit and a few extra Stampin’ Up! supplies such as extra cardstock, the Tailored Tag punch, the Layering Circles Dies, a red marker, and more. Access measurements, more photos, a how-to video with directions, and links to the products I used.  - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Click here to see more alternate projects that can be created with the contents of the May 2021 Batter up Paper Pumpkin Kit and a few extra Stampin’ Up! supplies such as extra cardstock, the Tailored Tag punch, the Layering Circles Dies, a red marker, and more. Access measurements, more photos, a how-to video with directions, and links to the products I used.  - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Come see what I share on my blog… #stampyourartout - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

If you are not a Paper Pumpkin subscriber, I invite you to give it a try. CLICK HERE to learn more. CLICK HERE to sign up by tomorrow for this next kit…

A PEEK AT JUNE’S PAPER PUMPKIN KIT
Make a splash with awe-inspiring, ink-stained artistry! This month’s ink-credible kit featuring three new 2021-23 In Colors contains enough elements to create nine cards (3 each of 3 designs) and includes trendy alcohol ink-stained paper pieces, an exclusive stamp set, and not one, but two Classic Stampin’ Spots! And, it all comes in a beautiful, colorful, and collectible box. This is a super affordable way to get aquainted with new colors in Stampin’ Up!’s current line. And if you love it all, you can pair this kit up with products from the coordinating Expressions In Ink Suite. Coordinating colors: Bumblebee, Evening Evergreen, Fresh Freesia, Polished Pink

Make a splash with awe-inspiring, ink-stained artistry in the June 2021 Paper Pumpkin Kit! This ink-credible kit featuring three new 2021-23 In Colors contains enough elements to create nine cards (3 each of 3 designs) and includes trendy alcohol ink-stained paper pieces, an exclusive stamp set, and not one, but two Classic Stampin’ Spots! And, it all comes in a beautiful, colorful, and collectible box. This is a super affordable way to get aquainted with new colors in Stampin' Up!'s current line. And if you love it all, you can pair this kit up with products from the coordinating Expressions In Ink Suite. Coordinating colors: Bumblebee, Evening Evergreen, Fresh Freesia, Polished Pink. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

To renew your subscription, click here and login to reactivate. Are you on Facebook? Then be sure to join the 29,500+ members in the PAPER PUMPKIN FAN CLUB to get lots more inspiration: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1441979982783482/

Come see what I share on my blog… #stampyourartout - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I hope you enjoyed what I shared!

I invite you to subscribe to my YouTube channel. And then click on the bell to the right of the subscribe button and set notifications to “all” so you can get updates when I share and when I go live. Because next week is a busy one for my family, my next Live will be on Wednesday, June 23rd at 11 AM Central Time. I hope you can join me!

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Click here to shop my online store.
Click here to access & view the current catalogs.
Click here to subscribe to those fun Paper Pumpkin kits of creativity!
Click here to learn about my Loyalty Rewards program. You can earn free stamps just for shopping with me!
Click here for more information about joining my Online Paper Crafters’ Club. Earn even more goodies by joining a club!
Click here to learn more about joining my Stampers With ART community. Get the MOST rewards including a discount on future products!
Follow me on social media! I share regularly on PinterestYouTube, Instagram, my Facebook Page, and my Facebook Group!
Please subscribe to my blog, too! Click here and enter your email in the blue box (above the butterfly).

Product List

 


LAST CHANCE PRODUCTS SALE 
It’s time to say goodbye to retiring products from the January-June 2021 Mini CatalogClick here for more information and to access the list of products leaving.

Jan-June 2021 Mini Catalog Retiring Products Announcement! Click here to access the list. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

KITS COLLECTION BY STAMPIN’ UP!® 
A new line of affordably priced, versatile all-inclusive kits is here! Creativity made easy! Click here for more details.

The new Kits Collection by Stampin’ Up!® - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

UNITED THROUGH CREATIVITY
Celebrate what makes us unique through what brings us together: creativity! In honor of the Stampin’ Up! value statement, “we care about people first”—and in the spirit of World Diversity Day— Stampin’ Up! created a collection of inclusive, multicultural, and multilingual craft elements. Click here to access this digital download so you can create away! Available through May 2, 2022.

United Through Creativity FREE Digital Download by Stampin’ Up!® - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

A NEW CATALOG IS HERE!
If you do not have another demonstrator (or are not a demonstrator yourself), click here to fill out a catalog request form. If you live close enough (I am located in Andover, MN) to pick one up, contact me  so we can make arrangements. By saving me on shipping costs, I will let you pick a goodie from the gift basket too.

CONNECT, CRAFT & COLLECT 

Stampin’ Up! is gifting an extra $25 in Stampin’ Rewards to all orders that reach the $250+ mark May 4 – June 14! This is the perfect perk for those who host parties or those who place large individual orders. Click here for more details.

Earn an extra $25 in host rewards May 4-June 14! - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

A PEEK AT JUNE’S PAPER PUMPKIN KIT
Make a splash with awe-inspiring, ink-stained artistry! This month’s ink-credible kit featuring three new 2021-23 In Colors contains enough elements to create nine cards (3 each of 3 designs) and includes trendy alcohol ink-stained paper pieces, an exclusive stamp set, and not one, but two Classic Stampin’ Spots! And, it all comes in a beautiful, colorful, and collectible box. This is a super affordable way to get aquainted with new colors in Stampin’ Up!’s current line. And if you love it all, you can pair this kit up with products from the coordinating Expressions In Ink Suite. Coordinating colors: Bumblebee, Evening Evergreen, Fresh Freesia, Polished Pink
If you are not a Paper Pumpkin subscriber, I invite you to give it a try. CLICK HERE to learn more. CLICK HERE to sign up by June 10th for this next kit.

Make a splash with awe-inspiring, ink-stained artistry in the June 2021 Paper Pumpkin Kit! This ink-credible kit featuring three new 2021-23 In Colors contains enough elements to create nine cards (3 each of 3 designs) and includes trendy alcohol ink-stained paper pieces, an exclusive stamp set, and not one, but two Classic Stampin’ Spots! And, it all comes in a beautiful, colorful, and collectible box. This is a super affordable way to get aquainted with new colors in Stampin' Up!'s current line. And if you love it all, you can pair this kit up with products from the coordinating Expressions In Ink Suite. Coordinating colors: Bumblebee, Evening Evergreen, Fresh Freesia, Polished Pink. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

ALL STAR TUTORIALS
I’m a designer with the All Stars, a group of globally recognized Stampin’ Up! demonstrators. And we are excited to share exclusively with our customers, paper crafting friends & team members our bundle of twelve June 2021 Sand & Sea Suite Tutorials which are now available! CLICK HERE for more information. Click here to get to my Tutorials for Sale page to see the others that have been offered. The next one featuring the Expressions in Ink Suite will be available July 1st! AND these tutorial bundles include links to instructional videos!

Here are the Sand & Sea Suite All Star Tutorial Bundle Peeks. Place an order in the month of June 2021 and get this bundle of 12 fabulous paper crafting project tutorials for free! Or purchase it for just $15. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

HEY CHICK & HEY BIRTHDAY CHICK 
Available February 2 – June 30, 2021 – The popular Hey Chick has returned to pair up with the Hey Birthday Chick stamp set in the current mini catalog!! And each with coordinating dies. Click here for a downloadable flyer. Click here to shop online.

Hey Chick & Hey Birthday Chick products available February 2, 2021! - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

May 2021 Batter Up PP Kit Alternate Ideas

I got back from Maui on Monday morning, and I’ve been busy creating. I just put together my first set of alternate projects using the May 2021 Batter Up Paper Pumpkin monthly subscription kit! And I’m excited to share them with you today!

This fun kit contained the supplies shown below to make nine cheerful, baseball-themed cards.

The May 2021 Batter Up Paper Paper Pumpkin Kit.  - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

But I never assemble my kits as is, because I like to show subscribers other ways to use those supplies. I like to think outside the box…see what else I can come up with, and create alternate cards, scrapbook pages and more. So today I’m sharing with you…

  • Six alternate card ideas (including three fun-fold cards!)
  • And a simple treat holder

Watch my video first by clicking here to get to get measurements, directions, and tips (or you can just click on this image below if you are already in my blog post). Scroll down to see close-up photos, access the links that I mentioned in my video, and see a list of extra supplies (linked to my online store) that I used to make my creations. Then be sure to visit my blog again soon, because I have many more alternate projects that I’ll be sharing on June 3rd and again on June 9th or 10th. 

Here are the cards the kit instructs how to make. (Click here for a link to Stampin’ Up!’s how-to video to help you assemble these as intended.)

The May 2021 Batter Up Paper Paper Pumpkin Kit.  - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

And here are close-up photos of the alternate projects I made and shared in my video. (Remember to watch my video first to get measurements, tips and directions.)

Six alternate card ideas (including three fun-fold cards!)

I used the supplies for three kit cards and turned them into six. So technically I doubled the cards in the kit AND got treat bags to boot – 18 cards and 9 treat bags. Woo hoo!

I’m excited to share with you some alternate project ideas I came up with using the contents of the May 2021 Batter Up Paper Pumpkin Kit: Six alternate card ideas including three fun folds, and a simple treat container! Click here for photos of all these projects, a video with directions, measurements and tips, and a complete product list linked to my online store. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I’m excited to share with you some alternate project ideas I came up with using the contents of the May 2021 Batter Up Paper Pumpkin Kit: Six alternate card ideas including three fun folds, and a simple treat container! Click here for photos of all these projects, a video with directions, measurements and tips, and a complete product list linked to my online store. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I’m excited to share with you some alternate project ideas I came up with using the contents of the May 2021 Batter Up Paper Pumpkin Kit: Six alternate card ideas including three fun folds, and a simple treat container! Click here for photos of all these projects, a video with directions, measurements and tips, and a complete product list linked to my online store. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I’m excited to share with you some alternate project ideas I came up with using the contents of the May 2021 Batter Up Paper Pumpkin Kit: Six alternate card ideas including three fun folds, and a simple treat container! Click here for photos of all these projects, a video with directions, measurements and tips, and a complete product list linked to my online store. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I’m excited to share with you some alternate project ideas I came up with using the contents of the May 2021 Batter Up Paper Pumpkin Kit: Six alternate card ideas including three fun folds, and a simple treat container! Click here for photos of all these projects, a video with directions, measurements and tips, and a complete product list linked to my online store. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I’m excited to share with you some alternate project ideas I came up with using the contents of the May 2021 Batter Up Paper Pumpkin Kit: Six alternate card ideas including three fun folds, and a simple treat container! Click here for photos of all these projects, a video with directions, measurements and tips, and a complete product list linked to my online store. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I’m excited to share with you some alternate project ideas I came up with using the contents of the May 2021 Batter Up Paper Pumpkin Kit: Six alternate card ideas including three fun folds, and a simple treat container! Click here for photos of all these projects, a video with directions, measurements and tips, and a complete product list linked to my online store. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I’m excited to share with you some alternate project ideas I came up with using the contents of the May 2021 Batter Up Paper Pumpkin Kit: Six alternate card ideas including three fun folds, and a simple treat container! Click here for photos of all these projects, a video with directions, measurements and tips, and a complete product list linked to my online store. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I’m excited to share with you some alternate project ideas I came up with using the contents of the May 2021 Batter Up Paper Pumpkin Kit: Six alternate card ideas including three fun folds, and a simple treat container! Click here for photos of all these projects, a video with directions, measurements and tips, and a complete product list linked to my online store. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I’m excited to share with you some alternate project ideas I came up with using the contents of the May 2021 Batter Up Paper Pumpkin Kit: Six alternate card ideas including three fun folds, and a simple treat container! Click here for photos of all these projects, a video with directions, measurements and tips, and a complete product list linked to my online store. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I’m excited to share with you some alternate project ideas I came up with using the contents of the May 2021 Batter Up Paper Pumpkin Kit: Six alternate card ideas including three fun folds, and a simple treat container! Click here for photos of all these projects, a video with directions, measurements and tips, and a complete product list linked to my online store. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

And a simple treat holder

I’m excited to share with you some alternate project ideas I came up with using the contents of the May 2021 Batter Up Paper Pumpkin Kit: Six alternate card ideas including three fun folds, and a simple treat container! Click here for photos of all these projects, a video with directions, measurements and tips, and a complete product list linked to my online store. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I’m excited to share with you some alternate project ideas I came up with using the contents of the May 2021 Batter Up Paper Pumpkin Kit: Six alternate card ideas including three fun folds, and a simple treat container! Click here for photos of all these projects, a video with directions, measurements and tips, and a complete product list linked to my online store. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I hope I inspired your creativity with what I shared today! If you did not get this kit, I hope you can apply these ideas to products you already own.

Come see what I share on my blog… #stampyourartout - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

If you are not a Paper Pumpkin subscriber, I invite you to give it a try. CLICK HERE to learn more. CLICK HERE to sign up by June 10th for this next kit…

A PEEK AT JUNE’S PAPER PUMPKIN KIT
Make a splash with awe-inspiring, ink-stained artistry! This month’s ink-credible kit featuring three new 2021-23 In Colors contains enough elements to create nine cards (3 each of 3 designs) and includes trendy alcohol ink-stained paper pieces, an exclusive stamp set, and not one, but two Classic Stampin’ Spots! And, it all comes in a beautiful, colorful, and collectible box. This is a super affordable way to get aquainted with new colors in Stampin’ Up!’s current line. And if you love it all, you can pair this kit up with products from the coordinating Expressions In Ink Suite. Coordinating colors: Bumblebee, Evening Evergreen, Fresh Freesia, Polished Pink

Make a splash with awe-inspiring, ink-stained artistry in the June 2021 Paper Pumpkin Kit! This ink-credible kit featuring three new 2021-23 In Colors contains enough elements to create nine cards (3 each of 3 designs) and includes trendy alcohol ink-stained paper pieces, an exclusive stamp set, and not one, but two Classic Stampin’ Spots! And, it all comes in a beautiful, colorful, and collectible box. This is a super affordable way to get aquainted with new colors in Stampin' Up!'s current line. And if you love it all, you can pair this kit up with products from the coordinating Expressions In Ink Suite. Coordinating colors: Bumblebee, Evening Evergreen, Fresh Freesia, Polished Pink. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

To renew your subscription, click here and login to reactivate. Are you on Facebook? Then be sure to join the 29,400+ members in the PAPER PUMPKIN FAN CLUB to get lots more inspiration: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1441979982783482/

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Products…things you might need/want in addition to the May 2021 Paper Pumpkin kit 


KITS COLLECTION BY STAMPIN’ UP!® 
A new line of affordably priced, versatile all-inclusive kits is launching on June 1st! Creativity made easy! Click here for more details.

The new Kits Collection by Stampin’ Up!® - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

UNITED THROUGH CREATIVITY
Celebrate what makes us unique through what brings us together: creativity! In honor of the Stampin’ Up! value statement, “we care about people first”—and in the spirit of World Diversity Day— Stampin’ Up! created a collection of inclusive, multicultural, and multilingual craft elements. Click here to access this digital download so you can create away! Available through May 2, 2022.

United Through Creativity FREE Digital Download by Stampin’ Up!® - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

A NEW CATALOG IS HERE!
If you do not have another demonstrator (or are not a demonstrator yourself), click here to fill out a catalog request form. If you live close enough (I am located in Andover, MN) to pick one up, contact me  so we can make arrangements. By saving me on shipping costs, I will let you pick a goodie from the gift basket too.

CONNECT, CRAFT & COLLECT 

Stampin’ Up! is gifting an extra $25 in Stampin’ Rewards to all orders that reach the $250+ mark May 4 – June 14! This is the perfect perk for those who host parties or those who place large individual orders. Click here for more details.

Earn an extra $25 in host rewards May 4-June 14! - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

JOIN+ STARTER KIT SPECIAL
An awesome Starter Kit special is being offered now through May 31st to help kick off of the new 2021-22 Annual Catalog! Choose up to $155 worth of product ($30 more than usual) and pay just $99. Click here for a few more details. Click here to learn more about joining and being part of my Stampers With ART Community.

May 4-31, 2021 is a great time to join! Get $30 more than usual in free product. So the Starter Kit is $99 USD + tax for $155 USD worth of product. Crazy awesome! Click here to learn more. - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

A PEEK AT JUNE’S PAPER PUMPKIN KIT
Make a splash with awe-inspiring, ink-stained artistry! This month’s ink-credible kit featuring three new 2021-23 In Colors contains enough elements to create nine cards (3 each of 3 designs) and includes trendy alcohol ink-stained paper pieces, an exclusive stamp set, and not one, but two Classic Stampin’ Spots! And, it all comes in a beautiful, colorful, and collectible box. This is a super affordable way to get aquainted with new colors in Stampin’ Up!’s current line. And if you love it all, you can pair this kit up with products from the coordinating Expressions In Ink Suite. Coordinating colors: Bumblebee, Evening Evergreen, Fresh Freesia, Polished Pink
If you are not a Paper Pumpkin subscriber, I invite you to give it a try. CLICK HERE to learn more. CLICK HERE to sign up by June 10th for this next kit.

Make a splash with awe-inspiring, ink-stained artistry in the June 2021 Paper Pumpkin Kit! This ink-credible kit featuring three new 2021-23 In Colors contains enough elements to create nine cards (3 each of 3 designs) and includes trendy alcohol ink-stained paper pieces, an exclusive stamp set, and not one, but two Classic Stampin’ Spots! And, it all comes in a beautiful, colorful, and collectible box. This is a super affordable way to get aquainted with new colors in Stampin' Up!'s current line. And if you love it all, you can pair this kit up with products from the coordinating Expressions In Ink Suite. Coordinating colors: Bumblebee, Evening Evergreen, Fresh Freesia, Polished Pink. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

ALL STAR TUTORIALS
I’m a designer with the All Stars, a group of globally recognized Stampin’ Up! demonstrators. And we are excited to share exclusively with our customers, paper crafting friends & team members our bundle of twelve May 2021 Ice-Cream Corner Suite Tutorials which are now available! CLICK HERE for more information. Click here to get to my Tutorials for Sale page to see the others that have been offered. The next one featuring the Sand & Sea Suite will be available June 1st! AND these tutorial bundles (Jan-June) include links to instructional videos!

Here are the Ice Cream Corner Suite All Star Tutorial Bundle Peeks. Place an order in the month of May 2021 and get this bundle of 12 fabulous paper crafting project tutorials for free! Or purchase it for just $15. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

HEY CHICK & HEY BIRTHDAY CHICK 
Available February 2 – June 30, 2021 – The popular Hey Chick has returned to pair up with the Hey Birthday Chick stamp set in the current mini catalog!! And each with coordinating dies. Click here for a downloadable flyer. Click here to shop online.

Hey Chick & Hey Birthday Chick products available February 2, 2021! - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

So Cool Bit Popsicle Card

Today is the last day to sign up (or have an active subscription) for Paper Pumpkin so you get in on this month’s May kit (see details below). So I thought I’d share one more card that I put together with some of my leftovers from last month’s So Cool kit. 

I’ve got one more fun card that I created with my leftover elements from the April 2021 So Cool Paper Pumpkin Kit. Click here for more photos, measurements, a supply list, and helpful tips. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I’ve got one more fun card that I created with my leftover elements from the April 2021 So Cool Paper Pumpkin Kit. Click here for more photos, measurements, a supply list, and helpful tips. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I added in some cardstock, Rainbow Glimmer Paper, and sequins. And I used a die to make the bite in the popsicle, but a scallop circle punch would work. Isn’t it a fun card?

Extra products I used… See below for a complete list of extra products I used linked to where you can find them in my online store.

Measurements…

  • Basic White Cardstock
    • 4-1/4″ x 5-7/16″
  • Basic Black Cardstock
    • 2-3/4″ x 11″ scored parallel to the short end at 5-1/2″
  • Rainbow Glimmer Paper
    • Two pieces that are 3/8″ x 5-1/2″

After prepping all your pieces above, die-cut the popsicle with the small scallop circle to create a bite mark.

I’ve got one more fun card that I created with my leftover elements from the April 2021 So Cool Paper Pumpkin Kit. Click here for more photos, measurements, a supply list, and helpful tips. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Position the popsicle on the Basic Black layer (fold it to help center the popsicle). Then line up the die…

I’ve got one more fun card that I created with my leftover elements from the April 2021 So Cool Paper Pumpkin Kit. Click here for more photos, measurements, a supply list, and helpful tips. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

…keep it in place with a sticky note, open up the cardstock, and run it through the Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machine.

I’ve got one more fun card that I created with my leftover elements from the April 2021 So Cool Paper Pumpkin Kit. Click here for more photos, measurements, a supply list, and helpful tips. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Add the glimmer paper strips to the Basic White layer.

I’ve got one more fun card that I created with my leftover elements from the April 2021 So Cool Paper Pumpkin Kit. Click here for more photos, measurements, a supply list, and helpful tips. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Lay the Basic Black across the front of the Basic White layer as shown and stamp the sentiment within the bite mark area.

I’ve got one more fun card that I created with my leftover elements from the April 2021 So Cool Paper Pumpkin Kit. Click here for more photos, measurements, a supply list, and helpful tips. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Wrap the Basic Black around to the back (don’t attach yet), then open the front, position the popsicle stickers adding them only to the white and not the black cardstock. Then pull the black away and trim off the tops of the stickers and set aside.

I’ve got one more fun card that I created with my leftover elements from the April 2021 So Cool Paper Pumpkin Kit. Click here for more photos, measurements, a supply list, and helpful tips. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Wrap the black cardstock around again and attach the back to the back side of the white layer. Open up the card and add the sticker tops so the stickers are a small distance away leaving room for the fold in the black cardstock.

I’ve got one more fun card that I created with my leftover elements from the April 2021 So Cool Paper Pumpkin Kit. Click here for more photos, measurements, a supply list, and helpful tips. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Then finish off the card by adding the Artistry Blooms Sequins to the front.

I’ve got one more fun card that I created with my leftover elements from the April 2021 So Cool Paper Pumpkin Kit. Click here for more photos, measurements, a supply list, and helpful tips. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Looking for more ideas? Be sure to check out my other fun alternate projects that I shared on April 26th and on April 29th. I hope I inspired your creativity with what I shared today! If you did not get this kit, I hope you can apply this idea to products you already own.

Come see what I share on my blog… #stampyourartout - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

By the way, today is the last day to sign up (or have an active subscription) for Paper Pumpkin so you get in on this month’s baseball themed May 2021 kit. And if you are a new subscriber, you can enter the code HOMERUN0521 and save $17 on this month’s kit getting it only for $5. That’s an un-bat-able deal! The sale will continue until all allocated kits are sold out, or until the May subscription period ends on 10 May—whichever comes first. If the allocated kits are sold out prior to the subscription period, the sale will end and the subscription price will return to normal.

Sign up by May 10th to get the next exclusive Paper Pumpkin Kit! New subscribers can get this kit for $5 using the code: HOMERUN0521  Step up to the plate, take a swing, and knock it out of the park! With the Batter Up! Paper Pumpkin Kit, it’s your turn to go to bat for all the people who’ve gone to bat for you. This month’s timeless kit with a “throwback” theme contains enough grand slam supplies to create nine 4-1/4" x 5-1/2" cards (3 of 3 designs) featuring classic colors, pinwheel and pinstripe patterns, and vintage-washed paper pieces. There’s no “batter” way to root, root, root for your home team and honor the all-stars in your life! Each kit also contains a couple sticks of the chewy staple - the official bubble gum of the MLB! Chew while you craft, slide a piece into a card, or save it for later - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

A PEEK AT MAY’S PAPER PUMPKIN KIT
Step up to the plate, take a swing, and knock it out of the park! With the Batter Up! Paper Pumpkin Kit, it’s your turn to go to bat for all the people who’ve gone to bat for you. This month’s timeless kit with a “throwback” theme contains enough grand slam supplies to create nine 4-1/4″ x 5-1/2″ cards (3 of 3 designs) featuring classic colors, pinwheel and pinstripe patterns, and vintage-washed paper pieces. There’s no “batter” way to root, root, root for your home team and honor the all-stars in your life! Each kit also contains a couple sticks of the chewy staple – the official bubble gum of the MLB! Chew while you craft, slide a piece into a card, or save it for later. Click here to watch the promotional video, get more peeks at the kit, and see what the Batter Up! kit is about. Coordinating colors: Basic White, Bumblebee, Night of Navy, Pacific Point, Real Red, Smoky Slate, Soft Suede

And… if your subscription is through me, you’ll be able to enjoy exclusive ideas shared in video tutorials from myself and other creative Stampin’ Up! demonstrators on the PPX Crew.   Enjoy exclusive ideas shared in video tutorials from the PPX Crew of six talented Stampin' Up! demonstrators.  - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

To renew your subscription, click here and login to reactivate. Are you on Facebook? Then be sure to join the 29,200+ members in the PAPER PUMPKIN FAN CLUB to get lots more inspiration: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1441979982783482/

Thanks for visiting!

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Click here to shop my online store.
Click here to access & view the current catalogs.
Click here to subscribe to those fun Paper Pumpkin kits of creativity!
Click here to learn about my Loyalty Rewards program. You can earn free stamps just for shopping with me!
Click here for more information about joining my Online Paper Crafters’ Club. Earn even more goodies by joining a club!
Click here to learn more about joining my Stampers With ART community. Get the MOST rewards including a discount on future products!
Follow me on social media! I share regularly on PinterestYouTube, Instagram, my Facebook Page, and my Facebook Group!
Please subscribe to my blog, too! Click here and enter your email in the blue box (above the butterfly).

Product List…things you might need/want in addition to the April 2021 Paper Pumpkin kit to make this card 

  • Long-bladed scissors
  • Sticky Notes

A NEW CATALOG IS HERE!
If you do not have another demonstrator (or are not a demonstrator yourself), click here to fill out a catalog request form. If you live close enough (I am located in Andover, MN) to pick one up, contact me  so we can make arrangements. By saving me on shipping costs, I will let you pick a goodie from the gift basket too.

CONNECT, CRAFT & COLLECT 

Stampin’ Up! is gifting an extra $25 in Stampin’ Rewards to all orders that reach the $250+ mark May 4 – June 14! This is the perfect perk for those who host parties or those who place large individual orders. Click here for more details.

Earn an extra $25 in host rewards May 4-June 14! - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

JOIN+ STARTER KIT SPECIAL
An awesome Starter Kit special is being offered now through May 31st to help kick off of the new 2021-22 Annual Catalog! Choose up to $155 worth of product ($30 more than usual) and pay just $99. Click here for a few more details. Click here to learn more about joining and being part of my Stampers With ART Community.

May 4-31, 2021 is a great time to join! Get $30 more than usual in free product. So the Starter Kit is $99 USD + tax for $155 USD worth of product. Crazy awesome! Click here to learn more. - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

HEY CHICK & HEY BIRTHDAY CHICK 
Available February 2 – June 30, 2021 – The popular Hey Chick has returned to pair up with the Hey Birthday Chick stamp set in the current mini catalog!! And each with coordinating dies. Click here for a downloadable flyer. Click here to shop online.

Hey Chick & Hey Birthday Chick products available February 2, 2021! - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

A PEEK AT MAY’S PAPER PUMPKIN KIT
Step up to the plate, take a swing, and knock it out of the park! With the Batter Up! Paper Pumpkin Kit, it’s your turn to go to bat for all the people who’ve gone to bat for you. This month’s timeless kit with a “throwback” theme contains enough grand slam supplies to create nine 4-1/4″ x 5-1/2″ cards (3 of 3 designs) featuring classic colors, pinwheel and pinstripe patterns, and vintage-washed paper pieces. There’s no “batter” way to root, root, root for your home team and honor the all-stars in your life! Each kit also contains a couple sticks of the chewy staple – the official bubble gum of the MLB! Chew while you craft, slide a piece into a card, or save it for later. Click here to watch the promotional video, get more peeks at the kit, and see what the Batter Up! kit is about. Coordinating colors: Basic White, Bumblebee, Night of Navy, Pacific Point, Real Red, Smoky Slate, Soft Suede
If you are not a Paper Pumpkin subscriber, I invite you to give it a try. CLICK HERE to learn more. CLICK HERE to sign up by May 10th for this next kit.

Sign up by May 10th to get the next exclusive Paper Pumpkin Kit! Step up to the plate, take a swing, and knock it out of the park! With the Batter Up! Paper Pumpkin Kit, it’s your turn to go to bat for all the people who’ve gone to bat for you. This month’s timeless kit with a “throwback” theme contains enough grand slam supplies to create nine 4-1/4" x 5-1/2" cards (3 of 3 designs) featuring classic colors, pinwheel and pinstripe patterns, and vintage-washed paper pieces. There’s no “batter” way to root, root, root for your home team and honor the all-stars in your life! Each kit also contains a couple sticks of the chewy staple - the official bubble gum of the MLB! Chew while you craft, slide a piece into a card, or save it for later - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

ALL STAR TUTORIALS
I’m a designer with the All Stars, a group of globally recognized Stampin’ Up! demonstrators. And we are excited to share exclusively with our customers, paper crafting friends & team members our bundle of twelve May 2021 Ice-Cream Corner Suite Tutorials which are now available! CLICK HERE for more information. Click here to get to my Tutorials for Sale page to see the others that have been offered. The next one featuring the Sand & Sea Suite will be available June 1st! AND these tutorial bundles (Jan-June) include links to instructional videos!

Here are the Ice Cream Corner Suite All Star Tutorial Bundle Peeks. Place an order in the month of May 2021 and get this bundle of 12 fabulous paper crafting project tutorials for free! Or purchase it for just $15. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

A Paper Pumpkin Thing Blog Hop: So Cool

It's a Paper Pumpkin Thing blog hop… #stampyourartout - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

#APaperPumpkinThing
Welcome to our monthly “A Paper Pumpkin Thing” blog hop! See what I have to share. Then check out all the other blogs in the hop to see additional creative alternate paper crafting project ideas that we each came up with using the contents of the April 2021 So Cool Paper Pumpkin kit. To follow the hop and see other creative project ideas, simply scroll down and click on the names of other hop participants. (If you are receiving this blog post by email, click HERE to see the hop.)

Here are the cards the kit instructs how to make. (Click here for a link to Stampin’ Up!’s how-to video to help you assemble these as intended.)

I’ve already shared some other alternate projects using the contents of this kit on April 26th.

  • Popsicle “house” cards
  • Watermelon “pizza” card
  • How to get 20 RAK cards from the stickers
  • A fun watermelon 12×12 scrapbook page layout
  • And how to double the cards in the kit

CLICK HERE to check them out for more ideas.

Today I am sharing party invites that I mass produced with the Stamparatus and some easy but cute gift pouches for party guests.

Products I used… See below for a complete list of extra products I used linked to where you can find them in my online store.

I’m excited to share with you some cute cards and gift pouches I created with the April 2021 So Cool Paper Pumpkin Kit! Click here for photos, measurements, directions/tips for making them, and a complete product list linked to my online store. Plus, you can see several other alternate project ideas created with this kit by fellow Stampin’ Up! demonstrators in our blog hop: “A Paper Pumpkin Thing”! - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

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The gift pouches are super easy to make. All I did was cut my envelopes from the kit in half. Then I trimmed off the sides to open them up.

I’m excited to share with you some cute cards and gift pouches I created with the April 2021 So Cool Paper Pumpkin Kit! Click here for photos, measurements, directions/tips for making them, and a complete product list linked to my online store. Plus, you can see several other alternate project ideas created with this kit by fellow Stampin’ Up! demonstrators in our blog hop: “A Paper Pumpkin Thing”! - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I’m excited to share with you some cute cards and gift pouches I created with the April 2021 So Cool Paper Pumpkin Kit! Click here for photos, measurements, directions/tips for making them, and a complete product list linked to my online store. Plus, you can see several other alternate project ideas created with this kit by fellow Stampin’ Up! demonstrators in our blog hop: “A Paper Pumpkin Thing”! - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I turned them inside out and resealed them with Tear & Tape (along the bottom) and Stampin’ Seal on the side.

I’m excited to share with you some cute cards and gift pouches I created with the April 2021 So Cool Paper Pumpkin Kit! Click here for photos, measurements, directions/tips for making them, and a complete product list linked to my online store. Plus, you can see several other alternate project ideas created with this kit by fellow Stampin’ Up! demonstrators in our blog hop: “A Paper Pumpkin Thing”! - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

This is what they look like on the back side.

I’m excited to share with you some cute cards and gift pouches I created with the April 2021 So Cool Paper Pumpkin Kit! Click here for photos, measurements, directions/tips for making them, and a complete product list linked to my online store. Plus, you can see several other alternate project ideas created with this kit by fellow Stampin’ Up! demonstrators in our blog hop: “A Paper Pumpkin Thing”! - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I added a layered sentiment piece with Basic White (1-1/4″ x 3-1/2″) and Basic Black Cardstock (1-3/8″ x 3-5/8″), Rhinestones and a stamped sentiment from the kit in Tuxedo Black ink.

I’m excited to share with you some cute cards and gift pouches I created with the April 2021 So Cool Paper Pumpkin Kit! Click here for photos, measurements, directions/tips for making them, and a complete product list linked to my online store. Plus, you can see several other alternate project ideas created with this kit by fellow Stampin’ Up! demonstrators in our blog hop: “A Paper Pumpkin Thing”! - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I filled my sample one with some odd but colorful treats (I was laughing when all I could find in the house was Kool Aid and a pack of Craisins. hahahaha). I guess if I was having a cool treats themed summer party, I’ll probably put a $5 gift card to an ice cream shop and a pack of Pop Rocks in there instead. 

I’m excited to share with you some cute cards and gift pouches I created with the April 2021 So Cool Paper Pumpkin Kit! Click here for photos, measurements, directions/tips for making them, and a complete product list linked to my online store. Plus, you can see several other alternate project ideas created with this kit by fellow Stampin’ Up! demonstrators in our blog hop: “A Paper Pumpkin Thing”! - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Here is what I did to make the invites.

First I stamped the popsicle images all over a piece of cardstock that I colored with multiple ink colors using the Blending Brushes. Click here, click on the video, and then scroll to the 21 minute mark to see how I colored that cardstock and added droplet images. I then fussy cut those popsicle tops.

Next I pulled out my Stamparatus and easily & quickly stamped 16 note cards with two stamp images at the same time.

I’m excited to share with you some cute cards and gift pouches I created with the April 2021 So Cool Paper Pumpkin Kit! Click here for photos, measurements, directions/tips for making them, and a complete product list linked to my online store. Plus, you can see several other alternate project ideas created with this kit by fellow Stampin’ Up! demonstrators in our blog hop: “A Paper Pumpkin Thing”! - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I added a 1″ x 5″ strip of the envelope liner paper (you can get 4 from each envelope) and a 5″ length of Black Glittered Organdy Ribbon to the bottom of each card front, added a colored popsicle top with Dimensionals, stamped the splatter image in matching ink colors, and added Rhinestones.

I’m excited to share with you some cute cards and gift pouches I created with the April 2021 So Cool Paper Pumpkin Kit! Click here for photos, measurements, directions/tips for making them, and a complete product list linked to my online store. Plus, you can see several other alternate project ideas created with this kit by fellow Stampin’ Up! demonstrators in our blog hop: “A Paper Pumpkin Thing”! - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I’m excited to share with you some cute cards and gift pouches I created with the April 2021 So Cool Paper Pumpkin Kit! Click here for photos, measurements, directions/tips for making them, and a complete product list linked to my online store. Plus, you can see several other alternate project ideas created with this kit by fellow Stampin’ Up! demonstrators in our blog hop: “A Paper Pumpkin Thing”! - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I have 16 cards ready to personalize with party information on the inside. Now I just need to set a date and have the boys give me their guest list so we can enjoy and celebrate together outside when school is out.

I’m excited to share with you some cute cards and gift pouches I created with the April 2021 So Cool Paper Pumpkin Kit! Click here for photos, measurements, directions/tips for making them, and a complete product list linked to my online store. Plus, you can see several other alternate project ideas created with this kit by fellow Stampin’ Up! demonstrators in our blog hop: “A Paper Pumpkin Thing”! - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I hope I inspired your creativity with what I shared today! If you did not get this kit, I hope you can apply these ideas to products you already own.

Come see what I share on my blog… #stampyourartout - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

If you are not a Paper Pumpkin subscriber, I invite you to give it a try. CLICK HERE to learn more. CLICK HERE to sign up by May 10th for this next kit…

A PEEK AT MAY’S PAPER PUMPKIN KIT
Step up to the plate, take a swing, and knock it out of the park! With the Batter Up! Paper Pumpkin Kit, it’s your turn to go to bat for all the people who’ve gone to bat for you. This month’s timeless kit with a “throwback” theme contains enough grand slam supplies to create nine 4-1/4″ x 5-1/2″ cards (3 of 3 designs) featuring classic colors, pinwheel and pinstripe patterns, and vintage-washed paper pieces. There’s no “batter” way to root, root, root for your home team and honor the all-stars in your life! Each kit also contains a couple sticks of the chewy staple – the official bubble gum of the MLB! Chew while you craft, slide a piece into a card, or save it for later. Click here to watch the promotional video, get more peeks at the kit, and see what the Batter Up! kit is about. Coordinating colors: Basic White, Bumblebee, Night of Navy, Pacific Point, Real Red, Smoky Slate, Soft Suede

Sign up by May 10th to get the next exclusive Paper Pumpkin Kit! Step up to the plate, take a swing, and knock it out of the park! With the Batter Up! Paper Pumpkin Kit, it’s your turn to go to bat for all the people who’ve gone to bat for you. This month’s timeless kit with a “throwback” theme contains enough grand slam supplies to create nine 4-1/4" x 5-1/2" cards (3 of 3 designs) featuring classic colors, pinwheel and pinstripe patterns, and vintage-washed paper pieces. There’s no “batter” way to root, root, root for your home team and honor the all-stars in your life! Each kit also contains a couple sticks of the chewy staple - the official bubble gum of the MLB! Chew while you craft, slide a piece into a card, or save it for later - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

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Product List…things you might need/want in addition to the April 2021 Paper Pumpkin kit 

  • toothbrush, small cup and water

LAST CHANCE PRODUCTS SALE 
It’s time to say goodbye to retiring products from the 2020-21 Annual Catalog and 2021-21 Beginner BrochureClick here for more information and to access the list os products leaving.

2020-21 Annual Catalog Last Chance Products Sale! Click here to access the list and the details. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

A NEW CATALOG DEBUTS MAY 4!
If you do not have another demonstrator (or are not a demonstrator yourself), click here to fill out a catalog request form. If you live close enough (I am located in Andover, MN) to pick one up, contact me  so we can make arrangements. By saving me on shipping costs, I will let you pick a goodie from the gift basket too.

CONNECT, CRAFT & COLLECT 
Stampin’ Up! will be gifting an extra $25 in Stampin’ Rewards to all orders that reach the $250+ mark this May 4-June 14 – great for those who host parties or those who place large individual orders. Click here for more details.

Earn an extra $25 in host rewards May 4-June 14! - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

JOIN+ STARTER KIT SPECIAL
Get ready for an awesome Starter Kit special that will take place at the kick off of the new 2021-22 Annual Catalog on May 4th and continue on through the month! Click here for more details.

May 4-31, 2021 is a great time to join! Get $30 more than usual in free product. So the Starter Kit is $99 USD + tax for $155 USD worth of product. Crazy awesome! Click here to learn more. - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

HEY CHICK & HEY BIRTHDAY CHICK 
Available February 2 – June 30, 2021 – The popular Hey Chick has returned to pair up with the Hey Birthday Chick stamp set in the current mini catalog!! And each with coordinating dies. Click here for a downloadable flyer. Click here to shop online.

Hey Chick & Hey Birthday Chick products available February 2, 2021! - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

CRAZY FOR BUTTERFLIES 
New early release and exclusive Butterfly Bouquet products are now available March 2 through May 3, 2021!! Click here for a downloadable flyer. Click here to shop online. BTW the Butterfly Bijou Designer is no longer available.

Butterfly Bouquet products available March 2, 2021! - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

A PEEK AT MAY’S PAPER PUMPKIN KIT
Step up to the plate, take a swing, and knock it out of the park! With the Batter Up! Paper Pumpkin Kit, it’s your turn to go to bat for all the people who’ve gone to bat for you. This month’s timeless kit with a “throwback” theme contains enough grand slam supplies to create nine 4-1/4″ x 5-1/2″ cards (3 of 3 designs) featuring classic colors, pinwheel and pinstripe patterns, and vintage-washed paper pieces. There’s no “batter” way to root, root, root for your home team and honor the all-stars in your life! Each kit also contains a couple sticks of the chewy staple – the official bubble gum of the MLB! Chew while you craft, slide a piece into a card, or save it for later. Click here to watch the promotional video, get more peeks at the kit, and see what the Batter Up! kit is about. Coordinating colors: Basic White, Bumblebee, Night of Navy, Pacific Point, Real Red, Smoky Slate, Soft Suede
If you are not a Paper Pumpkin subscriber, I invite you to give it a try. CLICK HERE to learn more. CLICK HERE to sign up by May 10th for this next kit.

Sign up by May 10th to get the next exclusive Paper Pumpkin Kit! Step up to the plate, take a swing, and knock it out of the park! With the Batter Up! Paper Pumpkin Kit, it’s your turn to go to bat for all the people who’ve gone to bat for you. This month’s timeless kit with a “throwback” theme contains enough grand slam supplies to create nine 4-1/4" x 5-1/2" cards (3 of 3 designs) featuring classic colors, pinwheel and pinstripe patterns, and vintage-washed paper pieces. There’s no “batter” way to root, root, root for your home team and honor the all-stars in your life! Each kit also contains a couple sticks of the chewy staple - the official bubble gum of the MLB! Chew while you craft, slide a piece into a card, or save it for later - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

ALL STAR TUTORIALS
I’m a designer with the All Stars, a group of globally recognized Stampin’ Up! demonstrators. And we are excited to share exclusively with our customers, paper crafting friends & team members our bundle of twelve April 2021 Flowering Cactus Product Medley Tutorials which are now available! CLICK HERE for more information. Click here to get to my Tutorials for Sale page to see the others that have been offered. The next one featuring the Ice-Cream Corner Suite will be available May 1st! AND these tutorial bundles (Jan-June) include links to instructional videos!

Here are the Flowering Cactus Medley All Star Tutorial Bundle Peeks. Place an order in the month of April 2021 and get this bundle of 12 fabulous paper crafting project tutorials for free! Or purchase it for just $15. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com