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Stampin’ Up Sunday – Falling Flowers

Good morning!!

 

Danni and I are bringing back her old Stampin’ Up Sunday series! Today we are using the pretty Falling Flowers stamp set!  You can check out her post HERE!

 

This is the pile of flowers that I stamped, colored and die cut using the stamp set and coordinating die set, May Flowers. It took me HOURS!  Some of the flowers were stamped on Whisper White cardstock and lightly watercolored using the same color that I stamped the flowers/leaves in.

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I then built several card bases using the same colors – Old Olive, Perfect Plum, Elegant Eggplant and the new In-Color Sweet Sugarplum.  From there I started building my cards, adding in die cuts from the Layering Squares and Circles framelits.  In total I made 4 cards and a bookmark. I’ll share the first two cards today!

 

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Sentiments were added using the Teeny Tiny Wishes stamp set. I needed something really small to stamp in there. I tried going with no sentiments but I didn’t like the look.

 

I’ll share the other cards soon – hopefully in the next few days!  Thanks for stopping by today!

 

Supplies ~ all SU!

Stamps: Falling Flowers, Teeny Tiny Wishes

Ink: Old Olive, Perfect Plum, Elegant Eggplant, Sweet Sugarplum

CS: Old Olive, Perfect Plum, Elegant Eggplant, Sweet Sugarplum, Whisper White

DSP: Neutrals DSP stack, Regals DSP stack

Other: May Flowers framelits, Layering Square framelits, Layering Circle framelits, Basic Rhinestones, Basic Black baker’s twine

Black & White

Hello and Happy November (several days late lol…)

 

Today I made a card for a black & white swap. I’m pretty pleased with how it turned out!

 

I used Stampin’ Up!’s Falling Flowers stamp set, Butterfly Basics stamp set and Butterflies thinlits. The layout is from Sketch~N~Scrap’s card sketch posted yesterday.

 

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I stamped the flourish and the sentiment and then cut them out with a Layering Oval framelit.  Some texture was added to the white panel with the Brick Wall embossing folder. I then added the butterfly and several sequins to finish off the card.

 

Here is the sketch~

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Thanks for stopping by!

 

Supplies ~ all SU!

Stamps: Falling Flowers, Butterfly Basics

Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black

CS: Basic Black, Whisper White Thick, Whisper White

PP: Neutrals DSP stack

Other: Layering Oval framelits, Butterflies thinlits, Metallics Sequins assortment

6th Anniversary

Today is our 6th wedding anniversary! Hard to believe it has been that long already lol!

 

This is the card I made for Mike.  I used the current sketch at Case This Sketch and color challenge at Create with Connie & Mary.  I used all Stampin Up supplies, including the Number of Years set that has made a few appearances on the blog in recent weeks!

 

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The very vanilla layer was embossed with the Woodgrain folder but it’s not showing up too well. I thought it added a touch of masculinity to the card and it’s a reminder that we got married outdoors and took some of our pictures in a wooded area. 🙂

 

Here is the sketch~

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and the color palette~

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Have a great night!

 

Supplies ~ all Stampin’ Up!

Stamps: Number of Years

Ink: Soft Suede, Emerald Envy

CS: Soft Suede, Delightful Dijon, Very Vanilla

Other: Woodgrain folder, Layering Circle framelits, Large Numbers framelits, dimensionals, 2016-2018 In Color enamel shapes

What’s on My Desk Card

Today I signed up for a “What’s on My Desk” card swap. I could only use what was on my desk…and I made the card tonight! That will likely never happen so quickly again lol!  I really want to clean my desk off so the card had to get made!

 

I used Birthday Flopsey from MFT, a long retired stamp line, along with the current MFT sketch.

 

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My favorite companies are MFT and Stampin Up so it’s no surprise that this card has both! The card base, patterned paper and orange stars are all SU. The image panel, stars and smaller pieces were cut with MFT Dienamics.

 

Here is the sketch~

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Have a great night!

 

Supplies~

Stamps: MFT Birthday Flopsey

Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black

CS: SU Mint Macaron, MFT Orange Zest, SU Crumb Cake, Copic Xpress It blending card

DSP: 2016-2018 In Color DSP stack

Other: MFT Wonky Stitched Rectangles, MFT Blueprints 13, SU Brights enamel shapes, stardust stickles, copics