It’s time to celebrate, for any occasion 🙂 Today I am working with Balloon Celebration stamp set to make a general celebration card. Sometimes it’s nice to have a card for occasions that are not birthdays but are equally important.
This card goes together quickly. I like the depth from the “floating front panels” and it’s just a little something different. The colors could easily be changed out to make this a masculine card. The card base is 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″ (standard US card base). The front panel started out the same size as the card base, but after it was stamped, I made it into two panels that measure 5 1/2″ by 2 1/2″ and the smaller one at 5 1/2″ by 3/4″.
The clouds are stamped as a second generation of ink (stamp off once first). This method lends a more transparent look to my stamping. I used foam adhesive strips to adhere the panels in place, in order to give good stability to the card front.
I made a video tutorial for this card project, CLICK HERE TO WATCH or watch below…
Here is a list of supplies I used to make this card project. Links are here that you can click to get product info and purchase items as well. Thank you for your support with your purchase 🙂
Thank you for visiting my blog today. I hope you find a simple card design and make it your own. Lets make it together!
YOUR Independent Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator
JOIN THE SWAP!!
As Demonstrators prepare for OnStage in November, we will all be busily making “swap” cards. For those unable to go to OnStage, they do not get to experience the swap on a large scale. If you would like to participate in an “Across the Miles Swap”, please contact me to sign up. Here is how it will work: You will need to sign up to participate by November 15th. Once we close off the sign up date, I will contact you to let you know how many cards to make for swap. You will get back as many as you send in. If you want to swap one card, then sign up to send in one card. If you want to swap with all particiants, I will let you know how many to make and that’s how many you will send in and get back. This is a great way to share your work with others and to see what everyone else is doing. I do not anticipate this swap to go too big but if it does then I will break us into groups so as not to have everyone make a ton of cards. Are you ready to join the swap? You have until Nov 15th to sign up. Let’s make it together! (open to demos and non-demos)
Are you interested in purchasing one of the finished cards I have featured on a blog post? Visit my Etsy shop at www.jennystampsup.etsy.com for a small selection. If the card you are looking for is not there, drop me a note and I will place it in the shop for you. -Jenny xoxo
plus 25% off stamp sets!!!!
Not only are stitches a classic trend, they illustrate the quality, precision, and extra care taken when creating a piece. When you give a stitched gift it shows just how much you value that relationship. Starting November 1, you can purchase Stitched Shapes Framelits ahead of their official release in the 2017-2018 annual catalog! With Stitched Shapes Framelits you can make thoughtful paper stitches in seconds, turning any project into one that is stitched from the heart. And during the month of November, coordinating stamp sets are 25% off! But don’t worry…Stitched Shapes Framelits will still be available for purchase after November 30.
|Item||Description||Retail Price||Sale Price|
|145372||Stitched Shapes Framelits Dies—set of 12 dies which includes four circles, ovals, and squares||$30 USD/ $40 CAD||No discount|
|142069 (HC p. 11)||Greetings From Santa Wood-mount Stamp Set||$27 USD/ $35 CAD||$20.25 USD/ $26.25 CAD|
|143269 (HC p. 11)||Greetings From Santa Clear-mount Stamp Set||$19 USD/ $25 CAD||$14.25 USD/ $18.75 CAD|
|142114 (HC p. 15)||Hang Your Stocking Photopolymer Stamp Set||$21 USD/ $26 CAD||$15.75 USD/ $19.50 CAD|
|142049 (HC p. 19)||Christmas Pines Photopolymer Stamp Set||$35 USD/ $43 CAD||$26.25 USD/ $32.25 CAD|
|142142 (HC p. 23)||Merry Mice Wood-mount Stamp Set||$23 USD/ $30 CAD||$17.25 USD/ $22.50 CAD|
|142145 (HC p. 23)||Merry Mice Clear-mount Stamp Set||$17 USD/ $22 CAD||$12.75 USD/ $16.50 CAD|
|142180 (HC p. 33)||Tin of Tags Photopolymer Stamp Set||$21 USD/ $26 CAD||$15.75 USD/ $19.50 CAD|
|142206 (HC p. 43)||Suite Season Wood-mount Stamp Set||$28 USD/ $36 CAD||$21 USD/ $27 CAD|
|142209 (HC p. 43)||Suite Season Clear-mount Stamp Set||$20 USD/ $27 CAD||$15 USD/ $20.25 CAD|
|140386 (AC p. 31)||Oh, What Fun Photopolymer Stamp Set||$21 USD/ $26 CAD||$15.75 USD/ $19.50 CAD|
|141859 (AC p. 61)||Baby Bear Photopolymer Stamp Set||$26 USD/ $32 CAD||$19.50 USD/ $24 CAD|
|141784 (AC p. 139)||Blooms & Wishes Photopolymer Stamp Set||$21 USD/ $26 CAD||$15.75 USD/ $19.50 CAD|
*AC refers to the annual catalog; HC refers to the holiday catalog.
- Stitched Shapes Framelits available beginning November 1, 2016
- November 1-30, 2016: select stamp sets 25% off
- Stamp sets also available in French
- Ordering Deadline (25% off stamp sets): November 30, 2016, by 11:50 PM (MT)
Cut thoughtfully stitched circles, squares, and ovals in seconds with Framelits dies and the Big Shot.
Framelits Dies help you create detailed die-cuts with just a few turns of the Big Shot handle. Dies include ejection holes so you can remove the paper easily.
*Circle: 4 dies, largest image 2-7/8″
*Square: 4 dies, largest image 2-5/8”
*Ovals: 4 dies, largest image 3-1/4” x 2-5/16”
*Use with Big Shot, Big Shot Platform, and Standard Cutting Pads