Sunshine & Smiles Alternative #1

Reminiscent of breezy summer days gone by, you can make a sweet card for a friend featuring kites with the stamp set from the Sunshine & Smiles Paper Pumpkin Kit.

Stamp Set from the Sunshine & Smiles Paper Pumpkin Kit. With every Paper Pumpkin Kit you get a new stamp set, ink spot and all the supplies to make 8-9 projects. Subscribe today.


Full list of supplies needed, listed below. A die cutting machine is needed for this card.
Mango Melody Cardstock: 5 1/2″ h x 8 1/2″ w folded to 5 1/2″ h x 4 1/4″ w
Pacific Point Cardstock: 4 1/4″ h x 2 3/4″ w
Basic White Cardstock:

  • 3 1/2″ x 3 1/2″
  • Scrap for Kites

From the Sunshine & Smiles Paper Pumpkin Kit:

  • Tag
  • Mango Melody checked card base cut to 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. Attach the Mango Melody checked panel to the Card Base with Stampin’ Seal.
  4. Attach the Pacific Point panel with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
  5. On the Basic White panel, stamp the:
    • Sun in Mango Melody Ink
    • Clouds – from the On the Farm stamp set – in Pacific Point Ink
    • Kite strings in Tuxedo Black ink
  6. On Basic White scrap cardstock stamp three kites in – Tahitian Tide, Pacific Point and Sweet Sorbet ink. Use Paper Snips to fussy cut them out.
  7. Attach the kites to the Basic White panel, aligned with the kite strings, using Stampin’ Dimensionals.
  8. Stamp the sentiment on the banner tag from the kit, with Pacific Point ink and attach with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
  9. Make three tiny bows with Baker’s Twine and attach with Mini Glue Dots.
  10. On Sprinkle on the gems.
  11. Stamp and decorate the inside.
  12. Decorate your envelope.
  13. So sweet! Now send it to someone special.

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