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Make a Card, Mail a Card!!
EARN during Sale-A-Bration!!
I used a different color than the featured samples of this stamp set in the NEW Spring Mini Catalog. It looks so lovely in the color of Highland Heather! This is the NEW Country Bouquet Bundle #160383 with Punch.
The interesting background is the NEW Cane Weave 3D Embossing Folder #160580. It looks like your Grandmother's chair!
What a sweet note to tell someone you care. Try this lovely stamp set in lots of different colors. Check out MANY MORE new products in the 2023 Spring Mini Catalog!
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Wow! What a sweet bundle this is! Country Bouquet Bundle #160383 with Punch is versatile, sweet, and playful! It's on my FAVORITES LIST! Colors: Real Red, Garden Green and Balmy Blue.
The floral images have shading for added interest. The adorable background paper is Country Gingham 6 X 6" Designer Series Paper #160388 from the same suite of products! It's dainty and classic!
The dies are the Scalloped Contours Dies #155560 which I use very often!
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This early release bundle contains three oval dies that add so much interest to your creations!! This is the Framed Florets Bundle #162407 that is coming in the Jan. 5, 2023 Mini Catalog, but can be purchased NOW!
These dies were cut with Silver Foil using Adhesive Sheets #152334 for easy application. The base card is Gorgeous Grape. The Glitter Washi Tape #159973 adds a femininie sparkle!! Look inside...
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This offering is not included in the Seasonal Sale because it is not in the current annual catalog. It's NEW!
This lovely Birthday card was created by Michelle Miller, my friend and team member!
This is a perfect fancy fold to show off this boarder print from Rustic Harvest 12 X 12" Designer Series Paper #159633. Cut the Designer Paper 11-1/2" X 5-1/4". Score at 3-1/2" and 7-1/2", then mount onto 5-1/2 X 4-1/4" card stock.
Michelle applied Wink of Stella glitter #141897 on all dark red flowers. Lovely, Michelle!
I love all shades of purple. This pretty flower is colored with Fresh Freesia Blends and is from the Cottage Rose Bundle #159048.
The Stitched Greenery Die #155451 adds a nicely coordinated background.
Check out this lovely floral suite or bundle on pages 56-57 of the 2022-23 Stampin' Up! Annual Catalog.
This charming Stampin' Up! product is the Cottage Rose Bundle #159048 from the Annual Catalog. It's created on a handy Very Vanilla Note Cards & Envelopes #144236.
No coloring makes this a quick note card to make.
The flower center and small flowers sparkle with Wink of Stella glitter pen #141897.
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This stamp set is perfect for layering or creating collage cards because it contain several background elements. Try it!
Do you have stacks of Designer Series Papers?? Yes, I thought you did! Try this cute, easy Triangle Two-fer Card!!
Select a non-directional designer paper that coordinates front and back. Cut to 8 X 8", score at 4", rotate 90% and score again at 4". Cut diagonally corner to corner. Fold and mount onto a 4-1/4" square. You have two cards! EASY!
This cute floral paper is Design a Daydream 12 X 12" HOST Designer Series Paper with 48 sheets, #159161. TRY THIS!
Did you watch my VERSATILE DSP CARD VIDEO? I have made so many of these easy fancy fold cards! The Splendid Day 12 X 12" Special Designer Series Paper #159666 creates an elegant card!
Watch my video below for lots of cute samples. This fancy fold is 12 X 3", scored at 4-1/4 and 9-1/2". SIMPLE!!
Try this easy, fast, economical fancy fold!! Here is the video full of IDEAS!
This lovely seasonal card was created by my friend and Team member, SueAnn Bamberg, using the Hello Harvest Bundle #159644.
I love the that she stamped the pumpkin image on the Festive Foils 12 X 12" Specialty Designer Series Paper #159536! Thank you for sharing this pretty Autumn card, SueAnn! Well done!
TODAY IS THE FINAL DAY OF
I love PURPLE! This card pairs the versatile Sending Smiles Bundle #158707 with Artistic Mix Decorative Masks #159178.
These assorted masks, also called STENCILS, create wonderful soft backgrounds by using Blending Brushes #153611.
Wouldn't you love to get this card in the mail?
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Have you tried Stampin' Up!'s Blending Brushes #153611? They are fun and amazing! I used the brushes with the Artistic Mix Decorative Masks #159178. You might also call these "stencils."
Simply collect ink on your brush, directly from an ink pad. Secure the mask over your card stock. Use light pressure on your brush to apply the ink. Heavier pressure will increase your color intensity. I wanted a SOFT application for backgrounds. Color does not have to be perfectly even. Let it vary for some for interest!
This is one of my favorite stamp sets, Sending Smiles Bundle #158707. Note how I curved the sentiment. It's easy to do with pliable photopolymer stamps!
Try sponging!! Check back because more sponging will post!
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Don't be afraid to use BLACK! The color black "POPS" all colors. It's a very useful neutral! This is the new Sending Smiles Bundle #158707 in silhouette.
The fun black print background is Perfectly Penciled 12 X 12" Designer Series Paper #159244. It's easy to use!! Try black and pop it with any color...bright colors are great!
I love purples. True Beauty Bundle #158984 is very pretty in the NEW Orchid Oasis In Color!!
The sentiment "Just Because" is handy and versatile when creating cards ahead of time!
The lovely bias plaid background is from the "must-have" In Color 2022-2024 In Color 6 X6" Designer Series Paper pack!! These color family packs are my go-to for covering envelope flaps, too!
I needed to create a special spring birthday card and grabbed my favorite Pansy Patch Bundle #155674. The Blending Brushes #153611 add a "whisper of pink"....perfect!!
Adding texture saves a white card from boredom! I used the Scalloped Contour Dies #155560 and the new Fern 3D Embossing Folder #158804.
A Brushed Brass Butterfly #158136 is a must to complete this sweet card. Try a white card!
I LOVE this cheery Sending Smiles Bundle #158707!! The colors are Real Red, Mango Melody, Garden Green and Soft Suede.
There are EIGHT sentiments to choose from! WOW!
Here are the Fancy Fold measurements. Super Simple!! Super HAPPY!!
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This is a super handy, generic card to have on hand!! It uses the Eden's Garden Bundle #157832. Cut four Designer Papers, 2 X 2-5/8". I try to use two lights and two darks for contrast. Watch my short video for 9 finished ideas and a special tip!
RETIRING May 2, 2022
Blossoms in Bloom Bundle
Art Gallery Stamp Set #158201 page 13
Floral Gallery Dies #154316 page 163
Let's "Rock & Roll!" This is a simple, fun technique: I inked this flower image with Bumblebee ink, then ROLLED the edges of the image in Polished Pink ink! Like magic, the result is a two-color flower!! This lovely, sketchy flower is from Flowing Flowers Stamp Set #157880 in the Spring Mini Catalog.
This is a fast way to add color to an image that is rather round in shape.
The base card is Basic Grey, a neutral that is under used. Try "Rock & Roll!"
I have REALLY enjoyed In Bloom Stamp Set #158218 and it's coordinating Pierced Blooms Dies #154312. I'm sad to see them retire on May 2nd. Here I paired them with the pretty 2021-2023 In Color Shimmer Vellum #156844.
Peek inside for another flower created with Shimmer Vellum!
Click the picture to enlarge it and see the piercing details!!
What level of paper crafting do you prefer?? Beginner, Casual, or Avid! I do all three, but mostly casual. The great thing about creating is you only have to please YOURSELF!!
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Shaker Cards are FUN!! Jar of Flowers Stamp Set #152515 is designed to create fast and easy shaker cards!! The coordinating Jar Punch #152703 creates the hole to insert the Mason Jar Shaker Domes #153100, which are self-adhesive.
I filled the jar with Sequins for Everything #153556 before sealing the jar from the back. The sequins are faceted and sparkle! Try this Shaker Card !!
Everyone loves little Pansy Faces!! They are such a cheery SPRING flower!! This month, they are 20% OFF! Pansy Patch Bundle #155674 Reg. $57, now only $45.50! See it on page 29 of the Stampin' Up! Annual Catalog.
Be sure to check out the coordinating Pansy Petal 12 X 12" Designer Series Paper #155807, too!! Make HAPPY SPRING CARDS!!
Celebrate Sunflowers #154065
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This is a very FUN Fancy Fold card! Peek inside...
The sentiment is visible through the tunnel, hence the name "Tunnel Card!" This card features the FREE Sale-A-Bration Promo item, Friendly Hello and coordinating Designer Series Paper #159990, at the $100 bonus level.
Top view. You can find videos at YouTube on how to make this fun Fancy Fold! Try it!
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Personally, I can NEVER have too many floral stamps! Check out this lovely Flowing Flowers Stamp Set #157880. It's has very artsy, irregular images. So much interest!!
I used Blending Brushes #153611 and two ink pads - Magenta Madness and Bumblebee. I love these bright colors against the neutral Basic Gray base card.
This unique floral stamp set would be a great addition to your collection! Try it! Sale-A-Bration Promo ENDS Feb. 28th so don't delay!
Stenciling softness is easy to create with Stampin' Up! Blending Brushes #153611 and the NEW Butterflies & Flowers Layering Decorative Masks #158142.
This card is so soft yet happy with Daffodil Delight and Flirty Flamingo inks! I'm sure it will make someone smile!
Shimmer Vellum #155616 is FUN!! Did you miss it in the catalog on page 135?
ALL these flowers and leaves were die cut from Shimmer Vellum using the Pierced Blooms Dies #154312. They are ADORABLE!!
I mounted these sweet colorful flowers onto Pattern Party 12 X 12" Designer Series Paper #155426 for hostesses only, starting at $150 purchased. BLACK pops all colors! Try Shimmer Vellum!
Layered dies and bright, happy colors make this a very unique design! These are the Harvest Dies #156504 and they also have a bundled option with 7 cling stamps #156813. (I cased this card, but do not have the creator's name. If it is your's, please let me know and I'll gladly give you credit.)
Colors are Cherry Cobbler, Real Red, Blushing Bride and a POP of Silver Foil!
Always use the handy Adhesive Sheets #152334 when die cutting thin dies. The application will be CLEAN and FAST! NO oozy glue.
Stampin' Up! Blends alcohol markers are so easy to use for adding shaded color like on this Hand-Penned Petals Stamp set #155070 card! The Pool Party colored flower is painted with Wink of Stella #141897 for SHIMMER!
The color palette came from this lovely Hand-Penned Memories & More Cards & Envelope pack #155501. They are SOO HANDY and little larger than A2 size. The card base measures 4-1/4 X 6-1/4" so it's perfect for enclosing photos!
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Sunflowers are everywhere! Time to use Celebrate Sunflowers Stamp Set #152517!
The sunflower is created from Bumblebee Card Stock. The layer is the Pattern Party Designer Series Paper for hostesses #155426. It's a SNAPPY PAIRING!!
Did you notice the Bumblebee Trinket #155568 ??
I've grown coneflowers for years so LOVE this realistic image in Nature's Harvest Stamp Set #156495!
This is a portrait Z-Fold: cut base card 4-1/4 X 11", then score at 2-3/4" and 5-1/2". Colors are: Evening Evergreen, Soft Succulent, and Fresh Freesia. Coloring by Stampin' Blends. The Bumblebee #155568 is a MUST!
Enjoy your summer garden!
The Designer Series Paper 15% OFF Promo ENDS August 2nd. Here is the lovely Hand-Penned Designer Series Paper #155499 in action! It's only $9.78 during the promo. This Hand-Penned Petals Bundle #155492 is a fun two-step stamp set with dies!
Here are the measurements for this fancy fold card: Cut base 12" X 5-1/2", and score at 4-1/4", 7-1/4", and 10-1/4." SIMPLE! This fancy fold stands well for display. Tip: for the most POP, alternate papers: dark, light, dark. Try it!
Pansies are sweet! I love the Pansy Petals Suite #155810 because there are LOTS of pieces to spark creativity!!
I pulled colors from the Pansy Petals 12X12" Designer Series Paper #155807 to created the flower. A little sponging adds depth.
Hand-Penned Petals Suite #155503
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Color & Contour Stamp Set #154994 is perfect for the COLOR BLOCKING Technique. Cut Fresh Freesia, Pale Papaya, and Polished Pink card stocks 3/4" X 4". Attach these to a base of Basic White card stock, then stamp your image. It's easy!
If you do not like to "color in" images, this is a great way to add color quickly.
Try this technique!!
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Sweet & Simple note card and envelope!
Here is the SECRET:
Blending Brushes #153611, three for $12! These velvety brushes make blending a breeze! Select a die image to create as a silhouette. Apply an Adhesive Sheet #152334 to the back of any card stock and die cut your shape. Position the die cut shape onto a card front. Use a Blending Brush to collect ink directly from the ink pad. Rubbing in circular motions, apply the color over and beyond the edges of the die cut. Build up the color intensity slowly until you have the desired effect. Remove die cut to reveal the silhouette! Remember to add an image to the envelope, too. SIMPLE!
Basic White Note Cards & Envelopes #159232 (mailable in US), Meadow Dies #155852 and Polished Pink Ink Pad #155712.
You could make lots of these in 15 minutes!!
This is the lovely two-step Hand-Penned Petals Bundle #155492!
It's paired with the HANDY Hand-Penned Memories & More Cards & Envelopes #155501. Twenty pre-printed cards & envelopes just $10.
Here is an easy ribbon treatment using the Pool Party 3/8" Sheer Ribbon #152462. Apply a strip of adhesive to the back edge of the floral layer and zig-zag the ribbon down the edge as you press it onto the adhesive strip.
Oh so sweet! Appropriate for so many occasions.
Meet the lovely Pale Papaya, a brand new 2021-23 In Color! This is the stylized Color & Contour Bundle with dies #158356.
There are so many pretty, fun new products in the brand new 2021-22 Annual Catalog!! If you would like to order through me, simply request a catalog: NancyFerb50@gmail.com I'll be happy to mail you a FREE catalog. USA only.
Guest Stamper today is my demonstrator friend, Pennie McCallum! She created this lovely Birthday card using the SOON TO BE RETIRED Pretty Perenial Bundle #156234 and Love You Always Specialty Designer Series Paper #154280.
This Love You ALways Foil #154286 overlay is so striking! Such a pretty blossom!
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My ALL-TIME favorite way to package handmade cards as a gift, is this quick and easy TWO-POCKET CARD FOLDER! Here is my pattern that uses one full sheet of card stock. The Folder holds four standard cards or four note cards.
Embellish the front of the Folder as much or as little as you like. The main thing, REPEAT the colors and images used on the cards inside for a professional look.
Here are the four standard cards and envelopes in this Folder. The same crisp, snappy True Love Designer Paper #154281 was used on this entire project. I used the Medium Daisy Punch #149517 and used the small daisy-like print on each card. The accent is Silver Foil Paper #132178 and the little heart from the Dog Builder Punch #148543. The cards are fast and simple. Pick your favorite designer series paper and try this!
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Design once, then repeat! This True Love Designer Series Paper #154281 is all black and white. It creates SNAPPY cards!
This is a simple layout. The designer papers create the interest.
I only changed the top layer of designer paper.
Make sure to decorate your enevelope for a finished look. It's easy.
Apply adhesive around the edge of the envelope flap. Lay a straight edge of designer paper on the flat and butted up to the flap crease. Then...
Flip envelope to the backside. Cut off excess designer paper. NO PATTERN NEEDED!
THINK SPRING!! Stamp up some garden images while you wait for the snow to melt! My Meadow Stamp Set #151650 has the outdoor and garden images to create endless scenes.
The adorable floral envelope flap was created with the Flower & Field Designer Series Paper #155223, a FREE SALE-A-Bration item with $50 purchase (in US) till Feb. 28, 2021. DIG INTO SPRING!