The card really says it all. Show everyone how to let their dreams soar and let them admire your creativity. Have fun with this stamp set and always have a way to spread some encouragement along the way.
Supplies: Stamp Sets – Above the Clouds Bundle (151135) Card Stock – Daffodil Delight (119683); Coastal Cabana (131297); Thick Whisper White (140272) Stamp Pads – Tuxedo Black Memento (132708); Crumb Cake (147116) Misc. – Daffodil Delight Combo Stampin’ Blends Markers (144603); Light Bermuda Bay Stampin’ Blends Marker (144580); Pretty Label Punch (143715); 2” Circle Punch (133782); Stampin’ Pierce Mat (126199); Take Your Pick (144107); Stampin’ Dimensionals (104430); Mini Dimensionals (144108)
Measurements: • Daffodil Delight (base): 5 ½” x 8 ½”, score at 4 ¼” and folded in half • Coastal Cabana: 4” x 5 ¼” • Thick Whisper White: 3” x 4” • Vellum: 2” x 3”
1. Using the 2” Circle Punch, punch an opening in the lower portion of the Coastal Cabana cardstock as shown. 2. Place the Coastal Cabana cardstock on the Pierce Mat. Using the paper-piercing tool attachment on the Take Your Pick tool, create a row of holes around the circle opening. Repeat this step by making an additional row of holes, two more times, until your piercing appears as shown. 3. Stamp the greeting using Memento ink in the lower right corner of the Coastal Cabana cardstock. 4. Adhere the Coastal Cabana cardstock to the card base using Dimensionals. Be certain to place Dimensionals around the circle opening so it won’t sag. 5. Stamp the outline image of the hot air balloon on the Thick Whisper White cardstock. Stamp the outline image of the basket on the Thick Whisper White cardstock. 6. Now stamp the solid basket image using Crumb Cake ink to fill the outline image. 7. Color in the hot air balloon using the Stampin’ Blends. 8. Punch the hot air balloon and basket using the punch and then punch out a vellum “cloud” using the Pretty Label Punch and the vellum cardstock. 9. Adhere the vellum to the backside of the hot air balloon, placing adhesive where it will not show. 10. Place Dimensionals on the backside of the vellum cloud and hot air balloon, where they will not show and adhere it to the right side of the circle opening. 11. Lastly, adhere the basket image to the base of the hot air balloon using a Mini Dimensional.
Here is a great video from Stampin’ Up! showcasing the Ride With Me Bundle. You can create some great 3D Riding Project Ideas with the Ride with me Bundle. It’s so much fun to add the element of 3D to any project. These dies allow you to bring your cards to life and share it with your friends and family. Let your creativity shine. Take a look at what Natalie brings to life below.
There are really so many 3D riding project ideas you can use when you start stamping. Here is a picture of the bundle.
The video above just touches the surface of how you can use these products. The upcoming holidays will be a great way to test out these products and see what they can do for you. You can purchase this bundle here in my online store. While you are there, don’t forget to check out all our other bundles because remember, all our bundles are 10% off.
When planning a project, taking advantage of Stampin’ Up! bundles are always the way to go. Create lovely floral images with the Lovely is the Day bundle. All of our bundles are simply wonderful because you get the products that will coordinate together to bring that special project to life.
Here is what you get in the bundle. The Lovely is the Day stamp set and the Lovely Leaves Dies.
Listen while Natalie tells you more about the bundle.
You can make a beautiful flower slider card using our Magnolia bundle. There is so much in this bundle and you get 10% off the bundle when you purchase it. The Designer Series Paper is simply beautiful. Take a look below at the tutorial for this slider card.
Supplies: Stamps – Good Morning Magnolia Bundle (151087) Card Stock – Mossy Meadow (133676), Whisper White (100730), Magnolia Lane DSP (149484), Black Foil (147898) Misc. Big Shot (143263), Big Shot Magnetic Platform (130658), Layering Circle Framelits (141705), Snail (104332), Glue Dots (103683), Tear and Tape (138995), Dimensionals (104430), Mossy Meadow Stamp pad (147111), Memento Pad (132708), Mossy Meadow Blends Combo (147171), Petal Pink Blends Combo (147272), Petal Pink Organd Striped Ribbon (149441), Wink of Stella (141897), Pearls (144219), Story Label Punch (150076)m1: Circle Punch (119868), Simply Scored (122334)
Measurements: • Card Stock 1: Mossy Meadow Base 41/4 x 6, (You need TWO) Score one at 11/2 on long side, scrap for punch, 21/2 x 11/4, score ½” on 21/2” side, 23/4 x 1 Score ½ & 2/14 on 23/4” side, 11/2 x ½ Score at ½ & 1 • Card Stock 2: Whisper White layer 4 x 5 3/4, Scrap for Magnolia and Hello • Card Stock 3: Black Foil, Scrap • Paper: Magnolia DSP 9 1/4 x 1 1/2 , 4 x 4 1/4
Using Big Shot and Layering Circle Framelits, cut a 1 ¼” circle from Whisper White scrap after you stamp your Hello. Cut a 1 3/8” circle using black foil. Layer on punched Mossy Meadow Story Label Punched piece using dimensionals. Adhere two pearls (colored using a black sharpie).
Stamp Whisper white layer with small Magnolia and color using blends. Stamp Phrase using Mossy Meadow. Make sure you stamp about ¾” from the bottom. Adhere to Mossy Meadow Layer.
Attach Layer of DSP to Mossy Meadow piece. Line up the two layers and using Tear Tape adhere Decorative strip of DSP to front 1 ½” Scored area. Gently fold over the sides to the back and adhere using Tear Tape. This should NOT be super tight.
Slide out the bottom layer and punch out a little less than a half circle using the 1” circle punch. Slide back layer back in place.
On ½” piece adhere two small pieces of Tear Tape on each end. On 2 ½ x 1 ¼ adhere tear tape on ½” end. On 2 ¾ x 1 adhere Tear tape on one end and then flip over and adhere tear tape on opposite end. (Like front and back)
Stamp, Color and Cut out using Framelits and Big Shot the Magnolia. Color using the Wink of Stella.
On Front center, fold up front layer and adhere 2 ½ by 1 ¼ piece against the score line of the card. Then adhere the 1 ½ x ½” piece (like an N) one end will be attached to the card front and the other side to the piece you just stuck in place. Adhere your colored Magnolia at an angle to this “pop up” piece. Adhere your bow using a Glue dot.
On the back layer, adhere your 2 ½ x 1/14 piece approx 1” down from the top and centered. Then adhere the other end (Tear Tape should be visible) to the back of the top layer. This should just lay flat, and will slide up as you slide the card up in the propped up position.
Adhere your punched layer from step 1 to the top right of the card front.
As we continue through Summer, I am realizing that Fall is just around the corner. That means preparing for all our Fall projects with Paper Pumpkin and the new Fall gift bundle.
Paper Pumpkin has got you covered. The new bundle is coming in August. The Paper Pumpkin kit for August is called Gift of Fall and it actually is part of a bundle. Something new from Stampin’ Up! for the month of August. Take a look below at the sneak peek.
To be able to purchase the add-on bundle, you need to subscribe to Paper Pumpkin here by August 10th. Remember, we are approaching the holiday season and these are just more projects you can use for inspiration and creativity this season. The colors are so rich and inviting.
Here is a cute Bird Bundle Project video. I am happy to share with you this Free as a Bird project kit video from Stampin’ Up!. Like always, Stampin’ Up! releases videos to share products, techniques, and information.
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