Grateful

I cannot get enough of this Blackberry Beauty Designer Series Paper. Colors I didn’t really like before – like Cinnamon Cider are suddenly gorgeous in this paper! Add the block font GRATEFUL sentiment and two starry swirls from the Sparkle of the Season Bundle and this card comes together in about 10 minutes.

Measurements

Full list of supplies needed, listed below. A die cutting machine is needed for this card.
Card Base: Blackberry Bliss Cardstock to 4 1/4” h x 11” w. Scored and folded on the long side at 5 1/2″
Background Matte: Cinnamon Cider Cardstock to 4” h x 5 1/4″ w
Background: Blackberry Beauty Designer Series Paper 3 3/4″ h x 5” w
Wreaths (1): Gold Foil 3″x 3″ scrap
Sentiment Layer: Cinnamon Cider Cardstock 1/2” h x 2 1/2″ w
Inside Layer: Basic White Cardstock 4″ h x 5 1/4″ w

Let’s Create

  1. Affix all stamps to Acrylic Blocks.
  2. Fold the Card Base in half using a Bone Folder to sharpen the crease.
  3. On one side of the 4” h x 5 1/4″ w Cinnamon Cider Background Matte, adhere a 3” x 3” piece of Adhesive Sheet in the center. Die Cut a Starry Swirl from the Cinnamon Cider layer so that the Adhesive sheet will be on the backside of the die cut swirl.
  4. Attach a 3” x 3” piece of Foam Adhesive on the back side of a 3” x 3” piece of Gold Foil.
  5. Die cut a starry swirl from the Gold Foil with Foam Adhesive, roll it 4-5 times in the die cut machine to get the cut through all of the thick foam.
  6. Adhere the Blackberry Beauty DSP Background layer to the Cinnamon Cider layer (covering the die cut hole with the DSP).
  7. Wrap the Gold Shimmer Ribbon across the center of the DSP and use Tear N’ Tape or Stampin’ Seal+ to adhere to the back side.
  8. Attach the ribbon wrapped Background Matte using Stampin’ Dimensionals.
  9. Peel the backing off of the Adhesive Sheet on the Cinnamon Cider starry swirl and adhere onto the center of the card front.
  10. Peel the backing off of the Foam Adhesive backed Starry Swirl Gold Foil, press on top of the Cinnamon Cider Starry Swirl. 
  11. Stamp with Blackberry Bliss Stampin’ Pad onto a 1/2” x 2 1/2” Cinnamon Cider Sentiment. Trim an angle at each end close to the sentiment.
  12. Use Dimensionals to adhere the sentiment onto the card front.
  13. Decorate and stamp the inside layer and attach using Stampin’ Seal.
  14. Decorate your envelope.
  15. It’s beautiful!! Who are are you grateful for? Let them know with this card!

Shopping List

Stamper’s Toolkit

You will also need adhesive, acrylic blocks, scissors and other basic PaperCrafting items from the Stamper’s Toolkit

Trick or Treat

Another cute Halloween card featuring the Cute Halloween Designer Series Paper and The Little Delights Stamp Set. This is a great stamp set for the holiday season, covering all the holidays.

Measurements

Full list of supplies needed, listed below. A die cutting machine is needed for this card.
Card Base: Basic White Thick Cardstock 5 1/2″ h x 8 1/2″ w scored at 4 1/4″ w and folded to 5 1/2″ h x 4 1/4″ w
Background Matte: Pumpkin Pie Cardstock 5 3/8″ h x 4 1/8″ w
Background: Basic White Cardstock 5 1/8″ h x 3 7/8″ w
Decorative Rectangle: Cute Halloween Designer Series Paper 5 1/8″h x 3 1/4″ w
Decorative Rectangle Strip: Basic Black Cardstock 5 1/8″h x 1/4″ w
Sentiment Matte: Basic Black Cardstock 4 1/4” h x 3” w
Sentiment Layer: Basic White Cardstock 4” h x 2 1/2” w
Decorative Banner: Cute Halloween Designer Series Paper 1 1/4″ h x 2″ w
Inside Layer: Basic White Cardstock 5 1/4″ h x 4″ w

Let’s Create

  1. Affix all stamps to Acrylic Blocks.
  2. Fold the Card Base in half using a Bone Folder to sharpen the crease.
  3. Using the Tasteful Textile 3D Embossing Folder, emboss the Basic White Background Layer.
  4. Attach the Background Matte, Background Layer, Decorative Rectangle Strip and Decorative Rectangle using Stampin’ Seal.
  5. Die Cut the long edge of the 4 1/4” h x 3” w Basic Black using the Basic Borders dies (zig zag die)
  6. Stamp the sentiment on the 4” x 2 ½” Basic White in Pumpkin Pie Ink. Then stamp a set of the bats with Tuxedo Black Memento. I cleaned the stamp real well and then just inked one bat on the stamp (easily done with photopolymer stamps) and stamped it towards the upper right corner.
  7. Attach the Sentiment to the Sentiment Matte using Stampin’ Seal.
  8. Attach Sentiment to the Card using Stampin’ Dimensionals.
  9. Use your Paper Snips or the Banner Pick a Punch to create a banner tip at the end of the 1 ¼” x 2” Decorative Banner Designer Series Paper.
  10. Attach the Decorative Banner to the Sentiment using Stampin’ Dimensionals.
  11. Sprinkle a few Cute Stars Adhesive Backed Sequins.
  12. Decorate the Inside Layer and attach.
  13. Decorate your envelope.
  14. So cute! Who will you send it to?

Shopping List

Stamper’s Toolkit

You will also need adhesive, acrylic blocks, scissors and other basic PaperCrafting items from the Stamper’s Toolkit

Let’s Create

Here’s a beautiful quick & easy card! The Expressions in Ink Designer Series Paper and Intricate Leaves Dies do all the work on this stunning card.

Measurements

Full list of supplies needed, listed below. A die cutting machine is needed for this card.
Card Base: Shaded Spruce 5 1/2” h x 8 1/2” w, scored on the long side at 4 1/4”
Background: Expressions in Ink Specialty Designer Series Paper 5 1/4″ h x 4″ w
Inside Layer (Optional): Basic White Cardstock 5 1/2″ h x 4 1/4″ w

Let’s Create

  1. Affix all stamps to Acrylic Blocks.
  2. Fold the Card Base in half using a Bone Folder to sharpen the crease.
  3. Stamp your Sentiment along the bottom of the Expressions in Ink Background layer in Shaded Spruce and Polished Pink
  4. Die-cut two leaves from the Expressions In Ink Specialty Designer Series Paper using the Intricate Leaves Dies.
  5. Adhere Background layer to Card Base.
  6. Adhere leaves to the background layer using a small amount of liquid glue, or Mini-Glue dots.
  7. Tie a small bow (or knot) and adhere it to the stem of the largest leaf.
  8. Sprinkle on the sequins.
  9. Stamp the Inside Layer to your liking and attach with adhesive of your choice.
  10. Decorate your envelope
  11. So pretty!!! Who will you send it to?

Shopping List

Stamper’s Toolkit

You will also need adhesive, acrylic blocks, scissors and other basic PaperCrafting items from the Stamper’s Toolkit