Masking Paper Basics with Pretty Medallion

When Stampin’ Up! added the Masking Paper to our product line, I was super excited! I don’t use it often enough. But when I do, I can’t stop creating and want to try out all the possibilities. Think of it as giant Post It® Notes but with a stronger stick.

So I had a few minutes to play around last week with this Masking Paper and a background stamp I’ve been dying to design with: Pretty Medallion. And today I have two pretty, but easy-to-make greeting cards to share!

I share the basics of using Stampin’ Up!’s Masking Paper and how to make a couple cards with the Pretty Medallion Stamp Set, the Simply Fabulous Stamp Set, dye-based inks & Blending Brushes, heat embossing, and of course…the Masking Paper. Click here to access measurements, other photos, links to the products I used, and tips and directions in my how-to video. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I tried sharing these last week, but my two attempts at live broadcasts didn’t work. My apologies to those of you who showed up and hung in there with me through those 30 minutes.

I just showed live on YouTube and on Facebook about an hour ago step-by-step directions for the basics of using Stampin’ Up!’s Masking Paper and how to make these two cards with the Pretty Medallion Stamp Set, the Simply Fabulous Stamp Set, dye-based inks & Blending Brushes, heat embossing, and of course…the Masking Paper. 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 or tune into my events on my Facebook Page 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.

Click here to access and download a printable “measurements & supplies” sheet.

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Measurements …

  • Base cardstock (Starry Sky or Poppy Parade)
    • 4-1/4” x 11” scored parallel to the short side at 5-1/2”
    • Scrap for punching heart (optional)
  • Basic White Cardstock
    • (2) 4-1/8” x 5-3/8”
    • Scrap for punching heart (optional)

Here are photos of the finished cards.

I share the basics of using Stampin’ Up!’s Masking Paper and how to make a couple cards with the Pretty Medallion Stamp Set, the Simply Fabulous Stamp Set, dye-based inks & Blending Brushes, heat embossing, and of course…the Masking Paper. Click here to access measurements, other photos, links to the products I used, and tips and directions in my how-to video. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com
I share the basics of using Stampin’ Up!’s Masking Paper and how to make a couple cards with the Pretty Medallion Stamp Set, the Simply Fabulous Stamp Set, dye-based inks & Blending Brushes, heat embossing, and of course…the Masking Paper. Click here to access measurements, other photos, links to the products I used, and tips and directions in my how-to video. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com
I share the basics of using Stampin’ Up!’s Masking Paper and how to make a couple cards with the Pretty Medallion Stamp Set, the Simply Fabulous Stamp Set, dye-based inks & Blending Brushes, heat embossing, and of course…the Masking Paper. Click here to access measurements, other photos, links to the products I used, and tips and directions in my how-to video. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com
I share the basics of using Stampin’ Up!’s Masking Paper and how to make a couple cards with the Pretty Medallion Stamp Set, the Simply Fabulous Stamp Set, dye-based inks & Blending Brushes, heat embossing, and of course…the Masking Paper. Click here to access measurements, other photos, links to the products I used, and tips and directions in my how-to video. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com
I share the basics of using Stampin’ Up!’s Masking Paper and how to make a couple cards with the Pretty Medallion Stamp Set, the Simply Fabulous Stamp Set, dye-based inks & Blending Brushes, heat embossing, and of course…the Masking Paper. Click here to access measurements, other photos, links to the products I used, and tips and directions in my how-to video. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com
I share the basics of using Stampin’ Up!’s Masking Paper and how to make a couple cards with the Pretty Medallion Stamp Set, the Simply Fabulous Stamp Set, dye-based inks & Blending Brushes, heat embossing, and of course…the Masking Paper. Click here to access measurements, other photos, links to the products I used, and tips and directions in my how-to video. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I hope you enjoyed what I shared!

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WORLD CARD MAKING DAY VIRTUAL EVENT
Join Stampin’ Up!’s free virtual card-making event on October 1st! Click here for more info about the event, the flyer sharing upcoming new product, and details on the ordering perks that go along with the event.

World Card Making Day 2022 virtual event hosted by Stampin’ Up! this October 1, 2022. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

MORE SALE-A-BRATION FREEBIES
Ten more items have been added to the free Sale-a-Bration picks! They are available now through the end of August 2022. Click here to download the informational flyer. Click here for more information.

COZY & BRIGHT KIT ADDED
Celebrate the season with a card kit that has everything you need wish those you love a merry Christmas and a joyous New Year. This new kit is part of the Kits Collection and is available starting August 3, 2022. Click here for more details.

PERFECT PARTNERS PROMOTION
Some things are great on their own but become epic when they are paired with something else: cereal and milk, toast and butter, Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers. Our favorite combo is our stamp sets and dies—and that’s what the Perfect Partners promotion is all about! Stampin’ Up! has created six new dies that coordinate with stamp sets from the 2022–2023 Annual Catalog and the July–December 2022 Mini Catalog. And they will be available to all starting September 1, 2022. Click here for the informational flyer. Click here for more details.

TAX HOLIDAY FOR SELECT STATES
Thirteen states and Puerto Rico will be offering a state sales tax holiday for school supplies during the months of July or August. Products that are eligible according to the statute include “items normally used by students in a standard classroom for educational purposes.” To see the names of participating states, products exempted from tax, and sales tax holiday dates, click here.

THE NEW 2022 JULY-DEC MINI CATALOG IS HERE!
Click here to request your copy. CLICK HERE to access the PDF of the new July-December 2022 Mini Catalog. CLICK HERE to access these new July-December 2022 Mini Catalog items in my online store.

The 2022 July-December Mini Catalog.  - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out!  www.stampyourartout.com

HAPPY SALE-A-BRATION — JULY-AUG 2022!
Every $50 (or $100) order earns a free SAB product pick. $300+ orders earn the exclusive Host set: the Perfect Pomegranates Stamp Set. And those that purchase the Starter Kit during these two months earn a bonus free gift: a beautiful planner, stamp set, and set of notebooks…the Making Plans Collection (a value of $45). Click here for details. Click here to access the online version of the 2022 Sale-A-Bration brochure. CLICK HERE to access these new 2022 Sale-A-Bration brochure items in my online store.

The 2022 July-Aug SAB Brochure. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out!  www.stampyourartout.com

A PEEK AT SEPTEMBER’S PAPER PUMPKIN KIT
The September 2022 the Spooky Treats Paper Pumpkin Kit includes everything you need to make 18 adorable treat boxes—6 each of 3 unique designs with a special peek-through box top on one of the box designs! It includes an Orchid Oasis Classic Stampin’ Spot. And the stamp set puts the TREAT in trick-or-treat with fun, Halloween-themed sentiments and designs. Embrace the spooky season with ghost, bat, spider, and star images. Finished box size: 2-1/2″ x 3″ x 1″ (6.4 x 7.6 x 2.5 cm) Coordinating colors: Basic Black, Gray Granite, Orchid Oasis, Fresh Freesia, Crushed Curry, Pumpkin Pie 
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 September 10th for this next kit.

The September 2022 Spooky Treats Paper Pumpkin Kit. - 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 August 2022 He’s the Man 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 Abigail Rose Suite will be available September 1st! AND all these tutorial bundles include links to instructional videos!

Here are the He’s the Man Suite All Star Tutorial Bundle Peeks. Place an order in the month of August 2022 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

APPT Blog Hop: Sending Good Thoughts

Enjoy alternate ideas shared by Stampin' Up! demonstrators in our blog hop, “A Paper Pumpkin Thing”. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

#APaperPumpkinThing
Welcome to our monthly APPT blog hop to showcase Paper Pumpkin kit alternate projects! This time we are highlighting the July 2022 Sending Good Thoughts Paper Pumpkin kit. See what I have to share. Then check out all the other blogs in the hop for additional creative ideas that my fellow Stampin’ Up! demonstrator friends shared. To follow the hop and see these other creative project ideas, simply scroll down and click on the names of the 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.)

The July 2022 Sending Good Thoughts Paper Pumpkin Kit. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I’ve already shared some other alternate projects using the contents of this kit on July 23rd

  • Four unique alternate card ideas includinga z-fold easel card
    • a mini shaker card
    • a monster fun fold card
    • and a slider card
  • AND… a 12×12 scrapbook page layout

Today I am sharing…

  • A “message in a bottle” treat box
  • AND… a triangle easel card

I’m excited about this first one, because I was able to manipulate one of the card bases into a box just with a few simple folds. Plus from the front it appears that the middle bottle is holding the rolled up message.

I created a triangle easel card and a message-in-a-bottle treat box with the July 2022 Sending Good Thoughts Paper Pumpkin Kit from Stampin’ Up!. Visit my 8/5/22 blog post for the details 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

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…

  • Gray card base from the kit 
    • 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″ scored parallel to the short side at 1-3/4″, 2-3/4″, 4-1/4″ and 5-1/4″ then scored parallel to the long side 1″ in from each side
  • Blue envelope paper from the kit
    • 3-1/8″ x 3-3/8″
    • 4-1/4″ x 5-1/2″ (this forms the rolled up paper for the message in the bottle)
  • Crumb Cake Cardstock
    • 1″ x 3-3/8″ torn in half to create two layers of beach/sand.

Directions… 

  • After scoring the gray card base and cutting in along each side score line to create tabs, cut out the following pieces shown in this second image…
    • the two long 1″ x 3-1/4″ sections
    • a 1/2″ x 1″ section on the right just below the first tab to make that second tab 1″ x 1″ (like the one above it)
    • a 3/4″ x 1″ section in the bottom right corner to make that last tab 1″ x 1″ (now all the tabs on the right are 1″ x 1″
    • a 1/4″ x 1″ section in the bottom left corner
I created a triangle easel card and a message-in-a-bottle treat box with the July 2022 Sending Good Thoughts Paper Pumpkin Kit from Stampin’ Up!. Visit my 8/5/22 blog post for the details 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
  • Flip this prepared piece over and add a strip of Tear & Tape Adhesive along the 1/4″ section at the bottom. You may want to play it safe, go beyond the edge a bit, and then fold the tape back over onto itself (as shown in the lower right photo above).
  • Flatten the taped end over as shown below.
  • Now fold in the tabs at each end to create the box. The images below should help. You really only need Tear & Tape on the last tab if you are following how I folded my tabs in in the photos. In that lower right photo, notice which tab goes in first? This allows you to insert your rolled up message later. OH! And be sure to add any candy or treats before sealing both ends.
I created a triangle easel card and a message-in-a-bottle treat box with the July 2022 Sending Good Thoughts Paper Pumpkin Kit from Stampin’ Up!. Visit my 8/5/22 blog post for the details 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
  • Now decorate with the sand layers and bottles.
I created a triangle easel card and a message-in-a-bottle treat box with the July 2022 Sending Good Thoughts Paper Pumpkin Kit from Stampin’ Up!. Visit my 8/5/22 blog post for the details 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 created a triangle easel card and a message-in-a-bottle treat box with the July 2022 Sending Good Thoughts Paper Pumpkin Kit from Stampin’ Up!. Visit my 8/5/22 blog post for the details 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
  • Stamp the sentiment onto the 3-1/8″ x 3-3/8″ blue paper. Adhere it to the top area of the box.
  • Then add the birds, twine, pearls, metallic dots, and rolled up message.
I created a triangle easel card and a message-in-a-bottle treat box with the July 2022 Sending Good Thoughts Paper Pumpkin Kit from Stampin’ Up!. Visit my 8/5/22 blog post for the details 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 created a triangle easel card and a message-in-a-bottle treat box with the July 2022 Sending Good Thoughts Paper Pumpkin Kit from Stampin’ Up!. Visit my 8/5/22 blog post for the details 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 created a triangle easel card and a message-in-a-bottle treat box with the July 2022 Sending Good Thoughts Paper Pumpkin Kit from Stampin’ Up!. Visit my 8/5/22 blog post for the details 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

My second idea was inspired by a card that Elaine Mitzel created and shared when she was the May 2022 Showcase Stamper…her gray easel card (the last one). It forms a triangle when propped up into the easel. So I’m calling it a triangle easel card. Here is the version of this fun fold I made with the contents of this Paper Pumpkin kit.

I created a triangle easel card and a message-in-a-bottle treat box with the July 2022 Sending Good Thoughts Paper Pumpkin Kit from Stampin’ Up!. Visit my 8/5/22 blog post for the details 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 created a triangle easel card and a message-in-a-bottle treat box with the July 2022 Sending Good Thoughts Paper Pumpkin Kit from Stampin’ Up!. Visit my 8/5/22 blog post for the details 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

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…

  • Teal card base from the kit 
    • 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″ scored parallel to the short side at 4-1/4″
  • Two Gray card bases from the kit
    • Four pieces that are 3-7/8″ x 5-1/2″
    • Two pieces that are 3/8″ x 5-1/2″
  • Striped teal/light blue card layer from the kit
    • 4″ x 4″ scored 1/2″ in on one end as shown in the first photo below

Directions…

  • Add adhesive to the top part of the 1/2″ section of the 4″ x 4″ striped piece, position it with the teal card base as shown in the second photo below, and fold the teal base over to pick up the sticky 1/2″ section so the start of the card looks like the third photo when done.
  • Now stamp the starfish image all over the gray strips and one of the larger gray pieces.
I created a triangle easel card and a message-in-a-bottle treat box with the July 2022 Sending Good Thoughts Paper Pumpkin Kit from Stampin’ Up!. Visit my 8/5/22 blog post for the details 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
  • Flip one of the gray pieces over, stamp the inside sentiment on it, add it to the inside, add one of the gray plain layers above, and add the skinny strips at the top and bottom of the white sentiment layer as shown below.
I created a triangle easel card and a message-in-a-bottle treat box with the July 2022 Sending Good Thoughts Paper Pumpkin Kit from Stampin’ Up!. Visit my 8/5/22 blog post for the details 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
  • Ignore the decorated section shown in this photo below. But add the other two gray layers on the flip side of the card like this.
I created a triangle easel card and a message-in-a-bottle treat box with the July 2022 Sending Good Thoughts Paper Pumpkin Kit from Stampin’ Up!. Visit my 8/5/22 blog post for the details 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
  • Fold it shut.
I created a triangle easel card and a message-in-a-bottle treat box with the July 2022 Sending Good Thoughts Paper Pumpkin Kit from Stampin’ Up!. Visit my 8/5/22 blog post for the details 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
  • Then decorate the front flap…
    • Stamp and add Bermuda Bay ink to the starfish.
    • Stamp the banner, wrap and tie on twine, and add it with Dimensionals while tucking in the coral.
    • Pull the coral forward to add a bit of glue behind the middle section and flatten it down.
    • Pull some of the coral ends forward again to tuck and add the starfish with a Dimensional.
    • Then add the self-adhesive sequins.
I created a triangle easel card and a message-in-a-bottle treat box with the July 2022 Sending Good Thoughts Paper Pumpkin Kit from Stampin’ Up!. Visit my 8/5/22 blog post for the details 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

So fun, right?!

I created a triangle easel card and a message-in-a-bottle treat box with the July 2022 Sending Good Thoughts Paper Pumpkin Kit from Stampin’ Up!. Visit my 8/5/22 blog post for the details 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 August 10th for this next kit…

A PEEK AT AUGUST’S PAPER PUMPKIN KIT
The August 2022 Sweet Sunflowers Paper Pumpkin Kit is an all-occasion card kit with elegant watercolor designs and the all-new twist technique to make your floral designs come alive with depth and detail! It includes supplies to make 9 cards: 3 each of 3 designs, TWO Classic Stampin’ Spots (Crushed Curry and Soft Suede) for a Two-Step stamping experience, and eight Gold Foil Honeycomb Sheets as a FREE gift that will add the perfect golden accent to any card or project.  Coordinating kit colors: Blackberry Bliss, Crushed Curry, Evening Evergreen, Melon Mambo, Mossy Meadow, Night of Navy, Pumpkin Pie, Soft Suede

The July 2022 Sweet Sunflowers Paper Pumpkin Kit. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

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Thanks for visiting! Now I invite you to visit the blogs of my fellow demonstrators.

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Product List

MORE SALE-A-BRATION FREEBIES
Ten more items have been added to the free Sale-a-Bration picks! They are available now through the end of August 2022. Click here to download the informational flyer. Click here for more information.

COZY & BRIGHT KIT ADDED
Celebrate the season with a card kit that has everything you need wish those you love a merry Christmas and a joyous New Year. This new kit is part of the Kits Collection and is available starting August 3, 2022. Click here for more details.

PERFECT PARTNERS PROMOTION
Some things are great on their own but become epic when they are paired with something else: cereal and milk, toast and butter, Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers. Our favorite combo is our stamp sets and dies—and that’s what the Perfect Partners promotion is all about! Stampin’ Up! has created six new dies that coordinate with stamp sets from the 2022–2023 Annual Catalog and the July–December 2022 Mini Catalog. And they will be available to all starting September 1, 2022. Click here for the informational flyer. Click here for more details.

TAX HOLIDAY FOR SELECT STATES
Thirteen states and Puerto Rico will be offering a state sales tax holiday for school supplies during the months of July or August. Products that are eligible according to the statute include “items normally used by students in a standard classroom for educational purposes.” To see the names of participating states, products exempted from tax, and sales tax holiday dates, click here.

THE NEW 2022 JULY-DEC MINI CATALOG IS HERE!
Click here to request your copy. CLICK HERE to access the PDF of the new July-December 2022 Mini Catalog. CLICK HERE to access these new July-December 2022 Mini Catalog items in my online store.

The 2022 July-December Mini Catalog.  - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out!  www.stampyourartout.com

HAPPY SALE-A-BRATION — JULY-AUG 2022!
Every $50 (or $100) order earns a free SAB product pick. $300+ orders earn the exclusive Host set: the Perfect Pomegranates Stamp Set. And those that purchase the Starter Kit during these two months earn a bonus free gift: a beautiful planner, stamp set, and set of notebooks…the Making Plans Collection (a value of $45). Click here for details. Click here to access the online version of the 2022 Sale-A-Bration brochure. CLICK HERE to access these new 2022 Sale-A-Bration brochure items in my online store.

The 2022 July-Aug SAB Brochure. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out!  www.stampyourartout.com

A PEEK AT AUGUST’S PAPER PUMPKIN KIT
The August 2022 Sweet Sunflowers Paper Pumpkin Kit is an all-occasion card kit with elegant watercolor designs and the all-new twist technique to make your floral designs come alive with depth and detail! It includes supplies to make 9 cards: 3 each of 3 designs, TWO Classic Stampin’ Spots (Crushed Curry and Soft Suede) for a Two-Step stamping experience, and eight Gold Foil Honeycomb Sheets as a FREE gift that will add the perfect golden accent to any card or project.  Coordinating kit colors: Blackberry Bliss, Crushed Curry, Evening Evergreen, Melon Mambo, Mossy Meadow, Night of Navy, Pumpkin Pie, 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 August 10th for this next kit.

The July 2022 Sweet Sunflowers Paper Pumpkin Kit.  - 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 August 2022 He’s the Man 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 Abigail Rose Suite will be available September 1st! AND all these tutorial bundles include links to instructional videos!

Here are the He’s the Man Suite All Star Tutorial Bundle Peeks. Place an order in the month of August 2022 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 Million Thanks Kit Doubled

I needed eighteen cards to send to my club members this month. So I split up the supplies in the A Million Thanks Kit from the Kits Collection,…

…added in Basic White Cardstock and Rhinestones, and took those supplies for nine cards and doubled them.

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

Measurements

  • Basic White Cardstock
    • (18) 5-1/2” x 8-1/2″ scored parallel to short side at 4-1/4”
    • (9) 2-1/16″ x 3-1/4″
  • Kit card bases each cut into two 4″ x 5-1/4″ pieces

Here are the cards I created.

I altered the contents in the A Million Thanks Kit by Stampin’ Up!® to produce 18 instead of just 9 cards. So I doubled the cards in the kit! Visit my 7/29/22 blog post to see all the designs. Access more info…measurements, other photos, links, tips/directions, and a list of supplies I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com
I altered the contents in the A Million Thanks Kit by Stampin’ Up!® to produce 18 instead of just 9 cards. So I doubled the cards in the kit! Visit my 7/29/22 blog post to see all the designs. Access more info…measurements, other photos, links, tips/directions, and a list of supplies I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com
I altered the contents in the A Million Thanks Kit by Stampin’ Up!® to produce 18 instead of just 9 cards. So I doubled the cards in the kit! Visit my 7/29/22 blog post to see all the designs. Access more info…measurements, other photos, links, tips/directions, and a list of supplies I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

They are pretty similar to the intended kit cards, right?

A Million Thanks Kit by Stampin’ Up!. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

But by just cutting the kit card bases into two 4″ x 5-1/4″ pieces, creating a few extra sentiment labels (punching each end of the 2-1/16″ x 3-1/4″ white strips with the Label Me Lovely Punch), and making the design of the cards a bit simpler/less layered, you can really extend this kit and get so much more for the money. Here are photos of each of the 6 designs a bit closer up.

I altered the contents in the A Million Thanks Kit by Stampin’ Up!® to produce 18 instead of just 9 cards. So I doubled the cards in the kit! Visit my 7/29/22 blog post to see all the designs. Access more info…measurements, other photos, links, tips/directions, and a list of supplies I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com
I altered the contents in the A Million Thanks Kit by Stampin’ Up!® to produce 18 instead of just 9 cards. So I doubled the cards in the kit! Visit my 7/29/22 blog post to see all the designs. Access more info…measurements, other photos, links, tips/directions, and a list of supplies I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com
I altered the contents in the A Million Thanks Kit by Stampin’ Up!® to produce 18 instead of just 9 cards. So I doubled the cards in the kit! Visit my 7/29/22 blog post to see all the designs. Access more info…measurements, other photos, links, tips/directions, and a list of supplies I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com
I altered the contents in the A Million Thanks Kit by Stampin’ Up!® to produce 18 instead of just 9 cards. So I doubled the cards in the kit! Visit my 7/29/22 blog post to see all the designs. Access more info…measurements, other photos, links, tips/directions, and a list of supplies I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com
I altered the contents in the A Million Thanks Kit by Stampin’ Up!® to produce 18 instead of just 9 cards. So I doubled the cards in the kit! Visit my 7/29/22 blog post to see all the designs. Access more info…measurements, other photos, links, tips/directions, and a list of supplies I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com
I altered the contents in the A Million Thanks Kit by Stampin’ Up!® to produce 18 instead of just 9 cards. So I doubled the cards in the kit! Visit my 7/29/22 blog post to see all the designs. Access more info…measurements, other photos, links, tips/directions, and a list of supplies I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Yay! I had fun with this kit. The sentiments in the stamp set are beautiful, and the embossed papers and rich colors are so pleasing to the eye. I hope you enjoyed what I shared.

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TAX HOLIDAY FOR SELECT STATES
Thirteen states and Puerto Rico will be offering a state sales tax holiday for school supplies during the months of July or August. Products that are eligible according to the statute include “items normally used by students in a standard classroom for educational purposes.” To see the names of participating states, products exempted from tax, and sales tax holiday dates, click here.

THE NEW 2022 JULY-DEC MINI CATALOG IS HERE!
Click here to request your copy. CLICK HERE to access the PDF of the new July-December 2022 Mini Catalog. CLICK HERE to access these new July-December 2022 Mini Catalog items in my online store.

The 2022 July-December Mini Catalog.  - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out!  www.stampyourartout.com

HAPPY SALE-A-BRATION — JULY-AUG 2022!
Every $50 (or $100) order earns a free SAB product pick. $300+ orders earn the exclusive Host set: the Perfect Pomegranates Stamp Set. And those that purchase the Starter Kit during these two months earn a bonus free gift: a beautiful planner, stamp set, and set of notebooks…the Making Plans Collection (a value of $45). Click here for details. Click here to access the online version of the 2022 Sale-A-Bration brochure. CLICK HERE to access these new 2022 Sale-A-Bration brochure items in my online store.

The 2022 July-Aug SAB Brochure. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out!  www.stampyourartout.com

A PEEK AT AUGUST’S PAPER PUMPKIN KIT
The August 2022 Sweet Sunflowers Paper Pumpkin Kit is an all-occasion card kit with elegant watercolor designs and the all-new twist technique to make your floral designs come alive with depth and detail! It includes supplies to make 9 cards: 3 each of 3 designs, TWO Classic Stampin’ Spots (Crushed Curry and Soft Suede) for a Two-Step stamping experience, and eight Gold Foil Honeycomb Sheets as a FREE gift that will add the perfect golden accent to any card or project.  Coordinating kit colors: Blackberry Bliss, Crushed Curry, Evening Evergreen, Melon Mambo, Mossy Meadow, Night of Navy, Pumpkin Pie, 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 August 10th for this next kit.

The July 2022 Sweet Sunflowers Paper Pumpkin Kit.  - 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 July 2022 Awash In Beauty 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 He’s the Man Suite will be available August 1st! AND all these tutorial bundles include links to instructional videos!

Here are the Awash In Beauty Suite All Star Tutorial Bundle Peeks. Place an order in the month of July 2022 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

Botanical Layers – Cards 3 & 4

Last week I shared with you two of the cards I created with the printed vellum sheets from the Lovely Layers Vellum. Click here to see the vellum.

As you may recall, there are four printed designs that come in this vellum pack and then a bunch of plain sheets of vellum. All of the vellum sheets are 3-3/4″ x 5″ which is a great size for layering onto 4-1/4″ x 5-1/2″ cards.

  • Click here to see how I used the plain sheets for the “floating element” look.
  • Click here to see last week’s cards I made with two of the printed sheets.

Today I am sharing my other two cards. These vellum sheets are part of the Botanical Layers Bundle. And just like last week’s, these two cards are paired with patterned paper from the Design a Daydream Designer Paper Pack. (Products I used… See below for a complete list of products linked to where you can find them in my online store.)

Here is my first one.

I’ve been creating cards with the Lovely Layers Vellum by Stampin’ Up!®. Visit my 6/25/22 blog post to see two of the cards I’ve made recently (and for links to when I shared more cards). Access more info…measurements, other photos, links, tips/directions, and a list of supplies I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Measurements

  • Basic White Thick Cardstock
    • 4-1/4” x 11″ scored parallel to short side at 5-1/2”
    • Scrap for stamping and die-cutting sentiment circle
  • Design a Daydream Designer Paper
    • 4” x 5-1/4”
  • Old Olive Cardstock
    • Scraps for punching leaves
  • Lovely Layers Vellum (with dots image)
    • 3-3/4″ x 5″
  • White Glittered Organdy Ribbon
    • 8″
I’ve been creating cards with the Lovely Layers Vellum by Stampin’ Up!®. Visit my 6/25/22 blog post to see two of the cards I’ve made recently (and for links to when I shared more cards). Access more info…measurements, other photos, links, tips/directions, and a list of supplies I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Directions

  • Stamp sentiment onto Basic White scrap, then die-cut so this piece is positioned as a diamond. Add Seal Adhesive behind this sentiment piece. Have three sets of leaves punched and ready.
  • Adhere the designer paper to the white card base.
  • Then position but don’t adhere Lovely Layers Vellum and leaves. Hover the sentiment diamond overtop. Be sure the lines of the designer paper line up with the sentiment diamond shape. Then bring the leaves up one at a time and connect to the sentiment piece making sure the leaves will still be within the boundaries of the card base.
  • Add more Seal behind the sentiment layer, line the vellum up on the designer paper again, and add the sentiment/leaves piece to the vellum. Pick up the vellum/sentiment/leaves piece, add more adhesive behind the sentiment layer, and position one more time over the card to attach everything altogether.
  • Embellish with the ribbon tied in a bow and a few Iridescent Pearls.

And here is my second card.

I’ve been creating cards with the Lovely Layers Vellum by Stampin’ Up!®. Visit my 6/25/22 blog post to see two of the cards I’ve made recently (and for links to when I shared more cards). Access more info…measurements, other photos, links, tips/directions, and a list of supplies I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Measurements

  • Basis Black Cardstock
    • 4-1/4” x 11″ scored parallel to short side at 5-1/2”
    • 1″ x 4″
  • Design a Daydream Designer Paper
    • 4” x 5-1/4”
  • Basic White Cardstock
    • 4” x 5-1/4” (to go on the inside)
    • Scrap for stamping and die-cutting sentiment circle
  • Lovely Layers Vellum (with leaves images)
    • 3-3/4″ x 5″
  • White Glittered Organdy Ribbon
    • 2″
I’ve been creating cards with the Lovely Layers Vellum by Stampin’ Up!®. Visit my 6/25/22 blog post to see two of the cards I’ve made recently (and for links to when I shared more cards). Access more info…measurements, other photos, links, tips/directions, and a list of supplies I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Directions

  • Stamp the sentiment and die-cut with the 1-3/4″ diameter stitched circle. Add Dimensionals to the back and set aside.
  • Line up the vellum over the designer paper. Adhere the Basic Black strip to the Lovely Layers Vellum. Add the vellum to the designer paper (adhesive should go on the back of the black strip only). Add the designer paper to the card base and add the white layer to the inside.
  • Color the ribbon with the Dark Basic Black Blends Marker. Allow to dry. Add about 1/2″ of Seal to one end. Then add the ribbon and sentiment circle to the card.
  • Embellish with a few Iridescent Pearls.

I hope what I designed gave you some creative inspiration. Thanks for stopping by to see what I had to share today. 

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TAX HOLIDAY FOR SELECT STATES
Thirteen states and Puerto Rico will be offering a state sales tax holiday for school supplies during the months of July or August. Products that are eligible according to the statute include “items normally used by students in a standard classroom for educational purposes.” To see the names of participating states, products exempted from tax, and sales tax holiday dates, click here.

THE NEW 2022 JULY-DEC MINI CATALOG IS HERE!
Click here to request your copy. CLICK HERE to access the PDF of the new July-December 2022 Mini Catalog. CLICK HERE to access these new July-December 2022 Mini Catalog items in my online store.

The 2022 July-December Mini Catalog.  - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out!  www.stampyourartout.com

HAPPY SALE-A-BRATION — JULY-AUG 2022!
Every $50 (or $100) order earns a free SAB product pick. $300+ orders earn the exclusive Host set: the Perfect Pomegranates Stamp Set. And those that purchase the Starter Kit during these two months earn a bonus free gift: a beautiful planner, stamp set, and set of notebooks…the Making Plans Collection (a value of $45). Click here for details. Click here to access the online version of the 2022 Sale-A-Bration brochure. CLICK HERE to access these new 2022 Sale-A-Bration brochure items in my online store.

The 2022 July-Aug SAB Brochure. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out!  www.stampyourartout.com

A PEEK AT AUGUST’S PAPER PUMPKIN KIT
The August 2022 Sweet Sunflowers Paper Pumpkin Kit is an all-occasion card kit with elegant watercolor designs and the all-new twist technique to make your floral designs come alive with depth and detail! It includes supplies to make 9 cards: 3 each of 3 designs, TWO Classic Stampin’ Spots (Crushed Curry and Soft Suede) for a Two-Step stamping experience, and eight Gold Foil Honeycomb Sheets as a FREE gift that will add the perfect golden accent to any card or project.  Coordinating kit colors: Blackberry Bliss, Crushed Curry, Evening Evergreen, Melon Mambo, Mossy Meadow, Night of Navy, Pumpkin Pie, 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 August 10th for this next kit.

The July 2022 Sweet Sunflowers Paper Pumpkin Kit.  - 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 July 2022 Awash In Beauty 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 He’s the Man Suite will be available August 1st! AND all these tutorial bundles include links to instructional videos!

Here are the Awash In Beauty Suite All Star Tutorial Bundle Peeks. Place an order in the month of July 2022 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

Ringed With Nature Layered Cards

We are in the midst of Sale-a-Bration – a great time to grab up free products. One of those free products you can get with a $50 order is the Rings of Love 12×12 Designer Series Paper Pack (valued at $12). This beautiful paper (probably my favorite SAB item right now) coordinates with the Ringed With Nature Bundle which consists of the Ringed With Nature Stamp Set and the Tree Rings Embossing Folder & Dies.

So I created a couple cards that I’m super pleased with. I was inspired by a card sketch that I found here at Clean & Simple Stamping!

Visit my website so you can see how to use the coordinating Ringed With Nature Stamp Set, Tree Rings Embossing Folder & Dies, and Sale-a-Bration pick: Rings of Love Designer Paper (free with a $50+ order this July & August 2022) to make some pretty multilayered greeting cards! You’ll be able to access measurements, a how-to video, other photos, and links to the products I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I just showed live on YouTube and on Facebook about an hour ago step-by-step directions for making these cards. 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 or tune into my events on my Facebook Page 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.

Click here to access and download a printable “measurements & supplies” sheet.

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

Measurements …

  • Crumb Cake Cardstock
    • 5-1/2” x 7-3/4” scored parallel to the short side at 4-1/4”
    • Scrap for stamping & die-cutting tree ring interior
  • Basic White Cardstock
    • 3” x 5”
    • 3” x 5-1/2”
  • Cardstock for layer (Cherry Cobbler or Evening Evergreen)
    • 3-1/8” x 5-1/8”
  • Rings of Love Designer Paper
    • 1” x 5-1/2”
  • Soft Suede Cardstock
    • Scrap for die-cutting tree ring
  • Early Espresso Cardstock
    • Scrap for die-cutting branch
  • Green Cardstock (Parakeet Party or Mint Macaron)
    • Scrap for die-cutting leaves

Here are photos of the finished cards.

Visit my website so you can see how to use the coordinating Ringed With Nature Stamp Set, Tree Rings Embossing Folder & Dies, and Sale-a-Bration pick: Rings of Love Designer Paper (free with a $50+ order this July & August 2022) to make some pretty multilayered greeting cards! You’ll be able to access measurements, a how-to video, other photos, and links to the products I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com
Visit my website so you can see how to use the coordinating Ringed With Nature Stamp Set, Tree Rings Embossing Folder & Dies, and Sale-a-Bration pick: Rings of Love Designer Paper (free with a $50+ order this July & August 2022) to make some pretty multilayered greeting cards! You’ll be able to access measurements, a how-to video, other photos, and links to the products I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com
Visit my website so you can see how to use the coordinating Ringed With Nature Stamp Set, Tree Rings Embossing Folder & Dies, and Sale-a-Bration pick: Rings of Love Designer Paper (free with a $50+ order this July & August 2022) to make some pretty multilayered greeting cards! You’ll be able to access measurements, a how-to video, other photos, and links to the products I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com
Visit my website so you can see how to use the coordinating Ringed With Nature Stamp Set, Tree Rings Embossing Folder & Dies, and Sale-a-Bration pick: Rings of Love Designer Paper (free with a $50+ order this July & August 2022) to make some pretty multilayered greeting cards! You’ll be able to access measurements, a how-to video, other photos, and links to the products I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com
Visit my website so you can see how to use the coordinating Ringed With Nature Stamp Set, Tree Rings Embossing Folder & Dies, and Sale-a-Bration pick: Rings of Love Designer Paper (free with a $50+ order this July & August 2022) to make some pretty multilayered greeting cards! You’ll be able to access measurements, a how-to video, other photos, and links to the products I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

I hope you enjoyed what I shared!

Tune into my events on my Facebook Page to see notices of my upcoming Lives. Or 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. My next Live will be on Wednesday, July 27th 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 shop My Favorite Extras.
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 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

TAX HOLIDAY FOR SELECT STATES
Thirteen states and Puerto Rico will be offering a state sales tax holiday for school supplies during the months of July or August. Products that are eligible according to the statute include “items normally used by students in a standard classroom for educational purposes.” To see the names of participating states, products exempted from tax, and sales tax holiday dates, click here.

THE NEW 2022 JULY-DEC MINI CATALOG IS HERE!
Click here to request your copy. CLICK HERE to access the PDF of the new July-December 2022 Mini Catalog. CLICK HERE to access these new July-December 2022 Mini Catalog items in my online store.

The 2022 July-December Mini Catalog.  - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out!  www.stampyourartout.com

HAPPY SALE-A-BRATION — JULY-AUG 2022!
Every $50 (or $100) order earns a free SAB product pick. $300+ orders earn the exclusive Host set: the Perfect Pomegranates Stamp Set. And those that purchase the Starter Kit during these two months earn a bonus free gift: a beautiful planner, stamp set, and set of notebooks…the Making Plans Collection (a value of $45). Click here for details. Click here to access the online version of the 2022 Sale-A-Bration brochure. CLICK HERE to access these new 2022 Sale-A-Bration brochure items in my online store.

The 2022 July-Aug SAB Brochure. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out!  www.stampyourartout.com

A PEEK AT AUGUST’S PAPER PUMPKIN KIT
The August 2022 Sweet Sunflowers Paper Pumpkin Kit is an all-occasion card kit with elegant watercolor designs and the all-new twist technique to make your floral designs come alive with depth and detail! It includes supplies to make 9 cards: 3 each of 3 designs, TWO Classic Stampin’ Spots (Crushed Curry and Soft Suede) for a Two-Step stamping experience, and eight Gold Foil Honeycomb Sheets as a FREE gift that will add the perfect golden accent to any card or project.  Coordinating kit colors: Blackberry Bliss, Crushed Curry, Evening Evergreen, Melon Mambo, Mossy Meadow, Night of Navy, Pumpkin Pie, 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 August 10th for this next kit.

The July 2022 Sweet Sunflowers Paper Pumpkin Kit.  - 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 July 2022 Awash In Beauty 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 He’s the Man Suite will be available August 1st! AND all these tutorial bundles include links to instructional videos!

Here are the Awash In Beauty Suite All Star Tutorial Bundle Peeks. Place an order in the month of July 2022 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

Botanical Layers – Cards 1 & 2

I love leaves. So I had to get the Botanical Layers Bundle which includes the stamp set and the coordinating Lovely Layers Vellum. There are four printed designs that come in this vellum pack and then a bunch of plain sheets of vellum. Click here to see the vellum.

All of the vellum sheets are 3-3/4″ x 5″ which is a great size for layering onto 4-1/4″ x 5-1/2″ cards. (Click here to see how I used the plain sheets for the “floating element” look.)

I paired the other four printed vellum sheets with papers from the Design a Daydream Designer Paper Pack to create four other cards. I thought I’d share two of them with you today and the other two in about a week. Here is the first one.

I’ve been creating cards with the Lovely Layers Vellum by Stampin’ Up!®. Visit my 6/18/22 blog post to see two of the cards I’ve made recently. Access more info…measurements, other photos, links, tips/directions, and a list of supplies I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

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

Measurements

  • Mint Macaron Cardstock
    • 4-1/4” x 11″ scored parallel to short side at 5-1/2”
  • Design a Daydream Designer Paper
    • 4” x 5-1/4”
  • Basic White Cardstock
    • (2) 4-1/8” x 5-3/8” (one goes on the inside)
    • 1″ x 3-3/4″
    • Scrap for stamping and fussy-cutting leaves
  • Lovely Layers Vellum (with layering mountains image)
    • 3-3/4″ x 5″
  • Soft Succulent Satin Shimmer Ribbon
    • 6-1/2″
  • Baker’s Twine Essentials Pack – Black
    • 6-1/2″
I’ve been creating cards with the Lovely Layers Vellum by Stampin’ Up!®. Visit my 6/18/22 blog post to see two of the cards I’ve made recently. Access more info…measurements, other photos, links, tips/directions, and a list of supplies I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Directions

  • Stamp and cut out the leaves image. Stamp the sentiment strip leaving room for the leaves to go next to the words. Adhere the sentiment strip one inch from the bottom of the Lovely Layers Vellum.
  • Add the vellum to the designer paper (adhesive should go on the back where the sentiment strip is). Adhere the Soft Succulent Ribbon and wrap the ends to the back. Tuck in the stem and adhere the leaves to the right side of the sentiment strip.
  • Add the designer paper to one of the white layers. Add this to the front of the card base and add the other white layer to the inside.
  • Add the twine (tied in a bow) with a Glue Dot. Then embellish with Iridescent Pearls.

Here is the second card.

I’ve been creating cards with the Lovely Layers Vellum by Stampin’ Up!®. Visit my 6/18/22 blog post to see two of the cards I’ve made recently. Access more info…measurements, other photos, links, tips/directions, and a list of supplies I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Measurements

  • Blackberry Bliss Cardstock
    • 4-1/4” x 11″ scored parallel to short side at 5-1/2”
  • Design a Daydream Designer Paper
    • 4” x 5-1/4”
  • Basic White Cardstock
    • 4” x 5-1/4” (to go on the inside)
    • Scrap for stamping and die-cutting sentiment circle
  • Basic Black Cardstock
    • Scrap for die-cutting sentiment circle layer
  • Lovely Layers Vellum (with circle image)
    • 3-3/4″ x 5″
I’ve been creating cards with the Lovely Layers Vellum by Stampin’ Up!®. Visit my 6/18/22 blog post to see two of the cards I’ve made recently. Access more info…measurements, other photos, links, tips/directions, and a list of supplies I used. - Stampin’ Up!® - Stamp Your Art Out! www.stampyourartout.com

Directions

  • Stamp the sentiment and die-cut with the 2-1/8″ diameter stitched circle. Die-cut the black 2-1/2″ diameter stitched circle. Adhere the circles to the Lovely Layers Vellum (the white one is added with Dimensionals).
  • Add the vellum to the designer paper (adhesive should go on the back where the sentiment circles are).
  • Add the designer paper to the card base and add the white layer to the inside.
  • Then embellish with Iridescent Pearls.

I hope what I designed gave you some creative inspiration. Thanks for stopping by to see what I had to share today. 

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