Beautiful Balloon Ride

Take a beautiful balloon ride from your imagination when you put together this treat box. It can hold ideas, treats or thoughts from your heart.  Whatever you can fit in there will be appreciated.  The ribbon gives it an added touch.  The colors on this particular box are soft and vibrant all at the same time. 


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Supplies:
Stamp Sets – Above the Clouds Stamp Set (149404) [or bundle with Hot Air Balloon Punch (151135)]
Card Stock – Whisper White (100730)
Stamp Pads – Tuxedo Black Memento (132708); Balmy Blue (147105); Grapefruit Grove (147142); Pineapple Punch (147141); Highland Heather (147103)
Misc. – Mini Pizza Boxes (144645); Hot Air Balloon Punch (149520); Grapefruit Grove 1/8” Grosgrain (146954); Sponge Brayer (141714); Stampin’ Dimensionals (104430); Stitched Shape Dies (145372); Die Cutting Machine

Measurements:
· Whisper White: 3.5” x 5.5”
· Grosgrain Ribbon: 22”

Instructions:

1. Using sponge brayer, roll Balmy Blue ink over the dull side of a mini pizza box. Hint: Start light and add more ink as needed,
2. With the hole in the box at the top, stamp “You’re off to great places” in the second rectangle from the top (just under the hole- this will become the front of the box) and the birds in the largest square at the bottom (what will become the lid of the box) using Memento ink. Assemble box.
3. Using a die cutting machine, cut the largest stitched circle from one end of the whisper white card stock. Stamp clouds on circle with Balmy Blue ink, and sentiment with memento ink, then attach circle to top of box with Dimensionals.
4. Stamp hot air balloon on remaining white card stock in black, then stamp filler image with Grapefruit Grove ink and punch out. Stamp two flag banners and basket in black on leftover scraps, then fill in with Pineapple Punch and Highland Heather ink with filler stamps. Punch or cut out: Adhere flags to top of balloon and adhere balloon to top of stamped circle.
5. Once you’ve filled the box (cookie? Cards?) wrap the ribbon around the corners and tie a bow!

Create Tons of Enjoyment

It’s not always easy to create a card for children.  But, when you have stamp sets that make it fun, you have to take advantage of it.  Let the Back on Your Feet stamp set help you create tons of enjoyment.  Not only can you create adorable cards, but you can let your kids get in on the action as well.  This card is just one of so many options.


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Supplies:
Stamp SetsBack on Your Feet Stamp Set (149385)
Cardstock –Soft Suede (115318); Granny Apple Green (146990); Whisper White (100730); Whisper White Thick (140272)
Designer Series Paper: Brights 6”x6” Designer Series Paper (149613)
Stamp Pads – Memento Tuxedo Black (132708)
Misc. – Stitched Nested Labels Dies (149638); Leaf Punch (144667); Stampin’ Blends Color Lifter (144608); Stampin’ Blends Granny Apple Green Combo (147274); Stampin’ Blends Soft Suede Combo (147273); Stampin’ Dimensionals (104430); Snail Adhesive (104332); Die Cutting Machine

Measurements:
· Granny Apple Green: (scraps for leaves)
· Soft Suede: 4 1/8” x 5 3/8”
· Whisper White Thick: 4 1/4″ x 11”
· Whisper White: 3” x 5”
· DSP: 4″ x 5 1/4″

Instructions:

1. Score Whisper White Thick at 5 1/2″; fold to create card base.
2. Adhere Soft Suede and DSP to card base as shown.
3. Stamp sloth and sentiment on 3” x 5” Whisper White panel; color with Stampin’ Blends markers.
4. Die cut stamped panel with label die; trim right side of die cut as shown.
5. Punch 3 leaves from Granny Apple Green; fold leaves slightly. Adhere behind left side of label die cut with SNAIL Adhesive.
6. Lastly, attach label and leaves to card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals and create tons of enjoyment for everyone.

Brighter Day Wishes Ahead

There are Brighter Day Wishes Ahead for anyone that receives this card in the mail. Send them the encouragement they need.  Sometimes some soft words of encouragement are all that they need to pick them up or make their day brighter.  This is an elegant card created with just a few steps.  Make one, or make a dozen.  The choice is yours.

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Supplies:
Stamp Sets – Band Together Bundle (151076) Beautiful You (151412)
Card Stock – Mango Melody (146989) Basic Gray (121044) Whisper White 100730)
Stamp Pads – Basic Gray (149615)
Misc. – Whisper White Polka Tulle (146912), Layering Circles Dies (141705)

Measurements:
• Mango Medley 8.5” x 5.5”
• Whisper White cardstock 4” x 5.25”
• Basic Gray Designer Paper (script) 5.25 ” x 3”
• Basic Gray Designer Paper (check) 5.25 x 1.5”
• Basic Gray piece for Label die cut
• Whisper White cardstock for label piece and circle

Instructions:

1. Score and fold Mango cardstock at 4.25” to create card base
2. Adhere the Basic Gray check piece to right side of cardfront
3. Adhere the Basic Gray script piece over top the edge of check and as seen in the photo
4. Die cut the Label die twice – once with Whisper White cardstock, Once with Basic Gray cardstock.
5. Cut tabs off the end of the Whisper White die cut label band
6. Thread Whisper White polka dot tulle through the label band wrapping it around the front of the card making sure it lays flat on the inside of the card, tie off in bow
7. Add Basic gray center piece from the Basic gray label band with dimensionals to center of the Whisper White label band you just tied to the card front
8. Stamp greeting from Beautiful you with Basic Gray ink
9. Add greeting to label band as seen
10. Add 4” x 5.25” piece of Whisper White cardstock to inside of card
11. Add greeting and message to inside of card

Green Panel Thank You

Here is a beautiful green panel thank you care created with dies and Designer Series Paper.  It’s so delicate and soft.  Make a few of them and keep them on hand when you need to send some support to the ones you love.  This would be a nice surprise in anyone’s mailbox. 


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Supplies:
Stamp Sets – Stitched All Around (151287); Label Me Pretty (151220)
Card Stock – Soft, Sea Foam (146988), Whisper White Card Stock (100730); Mossy Meadow Card Stock (133676)
Stamp Pads –Mossy Meadow Ink Pad (147111)
Misc. – Garden Lane Designer Series Paper (149488); Stitched Labels Dies (146828); 1 3/8” Scallop Circle Punch (1146139); Dimensionals (104430); 1 ½” Circle Punch (138299), Tear & Tape Adhesive (138995), Dimensionals (104430), Die-Cut Machine

Measurements:
· Soft Sea Foam Card Stock: 4 ¼” x 11”, scored at 1 ½”, 3”, 5 12” and 8”.
· “ “: ¾” x 11” scored at 2 7/8” and 7 ¼”
· “ “: 4 ¼” x 5 ½”
· Mossy Meadow Card Stock: 3 ¼” x 4 ½”
· “ “: scrap for 1 ½” punch
· Whisper White Card Stock: 2 ¼” x 4”
· “ “ : scraps for label and scallop circle
· Garden Lane Designer Series Paper: 1 ¼” x 4”, 2 ¼” x 4”, 2 ¾” x 4”

Instructions:

1. Accordion fold the long piece of Soft Sea Foam card stock on all the score lines, crease well with the bone folder.
2. Ink up the “You’re the Best” stamp in Mossy Meadow ink and stamp it on to the 2 ½” x 4” white card stock.
3. With the narrowest panel on the left, adhere the 1 ¼” piece of designer paper in the first panel, skip a panel, adhere the 2 ¼” piece of designer paper in the third panel, adhere the stamped “You’re the best” piece in the fourth panel, and the 2 ¾” piece of designer paper in the fifth panel.
4. Next, accordion fold the piece and adhere it to the Mossy Meadow layer.
5. Adhere the Mossy Meadow piece to the 4 ¼” x 5 ½” Soft Sea Foam piece.
6. Take Mossy Meadow ink and stamp the “Thank You” sentiment from Stitched All Around on a scrap of Whisper White. Punch out the image with the 1 3/8” Scallop Circle Punch.
7. Punch out a 1 ½” Circle Punch from Mossy Meadow scrap. Adhere the “thank you” scallop circle to this 1 ½” circle.
8. Using the long label die, cut out a label from Whisper White with the die-cutting machine.
9. Lastly, place a piece of Tear & Tape adhesive at each end of the ¾” x 11” piece. Remove the backing and overlap the ends, adhere together to form the belly band closure. Adhere the label die on the front of the belly band with a dimensional. Adhere the “thank you” circles on top of the label with an additional dimensional.

Smile With Daisy Lane

You can definitely smile with Daisy Lane sentiments.  It’s a wonderful stamp set and has so many great images.  Save money and take advantage of the bundle special which allows you to get 10% off when you purchase the stamp set and the bundle together. 


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Supplies:
Stamp Sets – Daisy Lane (149325)
Card Stock – Mossy Meadow (133676), Terracotta Tile (150884), Whisper White (100730)
Stamp Pads – Terracotta Tile (150086), Mossy Meadow (147111)
Misc. – Garden Lane Designer Series Paper (149488), ½” Scalloped Linen Ribbon-Terracotta Tile (149705), Magnolia Lane Ribbon Combo (149485), Timeless Label Punch (1495151), Stampin’ Dimensionals (104430), SNAIL Adhesive (104332)

Measurements:
• Mossy Meadow Card Stock – 5 ½” x 8 ½”
• Whisper White Card Stock – 3” x 3 ¾” (front), Scrap (Sentiment)
• Garden Lane DSP – 4” x 4”
• Terracotta Ribbon – 6” long
• Mossy Meadow Twine – 9” long

Instructions:

1. Fold card base in half and adhere Designer Series Paper to front of card as shown.
2. Stamp small daisy in Terracotta Tile ink using photo for placement.
3. Stamp stems under daisies in Mossy Meadow ink.
4. Wrap Terracotta ribbon around stamped panel as shown and adhere.
5. Tie a bow around center of Terracotta ribbon using Mossy Meadow twine.
6. Stamp “Smile” on a scrap of Whisper White card stock in Mossy Meadow ink. Cut out banner as shown.
7. Punch one Timeless Label in Terracotta Tile card stock and adhere to card front. Add the Whisper White sentiment using Stampin’ Dimensionals.
8. Enjoy!

Over the Moon 3D Image

Create an over the moon 3D image with this fun card.  The daisy flowers on the front add a 3D element that is adorable.  You can add any sentiment to express your personal message.  The colors have a nice natural farm feel.


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Supplies:
Stamp Sets – Over the Moon (149331)
Card Stock – Thick Whisper White Cardstock (140272); Whisper White Cardstock (100730); Pineapple Punch Cardstock (146971); Fluid 100 Watercolor Paper (149612); Pressed Petals Specialty Designer Series Paper (149500)
Stamp Pads – Staz-On Jet Black (101406); Pineapple Punch (147141); Balmy Blue (147105); Soft Suede (147115); Garden Green (147089); Lovely Lipstick (147140)
Misc. –Stitched Shapes Dies (145372); Medium Daisy Punch (149517); Perennial Essence Floral Centers (149442); Linen Thread (104199); Aqua Painters (103954); Sponge Daubers (133773); Snail Adhesive (104332); Mini Glue Dots (103683); Stampin’ Dimensionals (104430)

Measurements:

· Thick Whisper White Cardstock: 4 ¼” x 11” scored at 5 ½”
· Whisper White Cardstock: 6” x 3 ½” for flowers
· Pineapple Punch Cardstock: 4” x 5 ¼”
· Fluid 100 Watercolor Paper: 2 ½” x 2 ½” (approx.) to die cut with 2 1/8” stitched square
· Pressed Petals Specialty DSP: 3 7/8” x 5 1/8”

Instructions :

1. Fold thick Whisper White card base in half and set aside.
2. Attach the Pressed Petals Designer Paper piece to the Pineapple Punch piece of cardstock with Snail adhesive. Then, wrap linen thread around the middle of the layer and tie a bow. Attach the layer to the card front with snail adhesive.
3. Use the medium Daisy Punch and cut 6 flowers from the 6” x 3 ½” piece of Whisper White Cardstock. Use a sponge dauber and Pineapple Punch ink pad to ink the centers of the punched flowers a little. Then, stack two flowers a little off to make the flower look fuller and stick together with a glue dot. Make 3 full flowers with 2 punched pieces each. Attach to the card front with glues dots as show in the picture.
4. Die cut a 2 1/8” square from the Fluid 100 watercolor paper with the Stitched Shapes Dies. Then, stamp the cow using Staz-On ink.
5. With the Aqua Painter, color the cow image. I used Balmy Blue for the sky, Soft Suede for the cow, Lovely Lipstick for the ears and nose and the tip of her boot, Pineapple Punch with a little Soft Suede for the hair and flower, and Garden Green for leaves.
6. Finally, attach that square to the card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals to complete your over the moon 3D image.