How to use the Layering Alphabet edgelits

How to use the Layering Alphabet edgelits

Today I show How to use the Layering Alphabet edgelits that I used to create my teen daughters birthday card.  You may recognize this from a recent color challenge, she had saved lots of inspiration photos for redoing her bedroom and I used one that showcased her color choice!

I was a bit intimidated by the looks of this amazing die cut set at first even though I absolutely knew I would love it!  If you’re like me, don’t worry!  Stampin up has made using this incredibly easy with a “lining up” template die and everything!  I show how this works in the video below!  I also show a sample of the make a difference stamp set inside that I used for the sentiment.  Remember to make the envelope pretty!

And here is the How to use the Layering Alphabet edgelits video tutorial:

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Stampin’ Up! Pop of Petals Bundle card

Stampin' Up! Pop of Petals Bundle card

Today I am sharing my Stampin’ Up! Pop of Petals Bundle card from a recent class using items from the 2018-2019 New Annual Catalog.  I used the new Mango Melody cardstock paired with Pear Pizzazz and popped out with Basic Black!

The white A2 cardstock base is cut at 8.5″ x 5.5″.  Score and fold in half at 4.25″.  The Mango Melody layer is cut at 5.25″ x 4″ and the Black layer is cut at 4 3/8″ x 2 3/4″.  Finally, the top stamped layer is 4 1/8″ x 2 5/8″.  Be sure and pay attention to how the flowers are stamped (they fit into the stamp at a specific angle  🙂  Remember to make your envelope pretty!

And here is the Stampin’ Up! Pop of Petals Bundle card video tutorial:

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Sea of Textures Bundle Tranquil card

Sea of Textures Bundle Tranquil card

Yay and Hooray!  Here’s the Sea of Textures Bundle Tranquil card for today.  I am loving sharing the new 2018-2019 catalog items with all of you!  What better way to see a set and tools and all the fun possibilities!

This starts with an A2 white cardstock base cut at 8.5″ x 5.5″.  Score and fold in half at 4.25″.  The second Tranquil tide layer is cut at 5.25″ x 4″, and the top white Seaside embossed layer is cut at 5″ x 3.75″.  I used a 1″ x 4″ strip of the Tranquil Textures DSP and a .5″ strip of Silver Glitter paper, and stamped white for the sentiment.  The Pearlized Doilies and the “Netting” die cut are both cut in half.  Remember to make your envelope pretty! 

And here is the Sea of Textures Bundle Tranquil card video tutorial:

 

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Stamping Cat Color Challenge #64 June 24, 2018

Welcome to the Stamping Cat Color Challenge #64 June 24, 2018.  This color challenge is open to everyone!  All entries are due by June 30!
This weeks color range is Daffodil Delight, So Saffron, Basic Black, Smokey Slate, and white.  Thanks Cathy B. for submitting the photo for the challenge!

I am so loving this color challenge! Since my goal was to have a weekly color challenge that would stretch our creativity I am searching for creative color combos. Sometimes outside the box. With that in mind I am striving to make the colors varied and challenging! 

Here are the simple steps for ANYONE to enter the colore challenge

  1.  Go to bottom of the post click on the little blue box below that says add your link. You can do this anytime from Sunday (the day it’s posted) through the following Saturday night (when it closes)
  2. Follow the steps to upload. Simply type your name, email, your blog URL ( if you have one and would like to have your photo connect back to your own blog ),  and drag & drop (or upload) your photo. Click Crop to edit, or SELECT if finished.
  3. Click the blue box that says DONE!

InLinkz is super easy, and does the random picking at the end of the week and notifies the winner by email (email comes from InLinkz challenges, not StampingCatCrew)!  I do not get notified, so if you are the winner YOU MUST EMAIL ME YOUR CHALLENGE # AND ADDRESS TO RECEIVE YOUR BLOG CANDY!  (Blog candy is limited to US mailing address only, sorry!)

Having a blog is NOT required, however you can share your link back to your blog if you want to generate traffic for yourself through blog hopping, etc… Let me know if you need help! you can post questions here.

Just submit your entry before the weekly deadline (Saturday night at 11:50 pm) and let’s share our creativity! Just have fun & play!  

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Stampin’ Up! Love What you do Thank You Card

Stampin' Up! Love What you do Thank You Card

Here’s one of my recent quick & easy favorites, a Stampin’ Up! Love What you do Thank You Card!  The video tutorial below shows just how simple this card really is!  This is just one of the wonderful new stamp sets from the 2018-2019 Annual catalog that went live last month!  Yay!

Simply start with an A2 card base in Very Vanilla cut at 11″ x 4.25″.  Score and fold in half at 5.5″ .  The Calypso Coral layer is cut at 5.25″ x 4″ and the top die cut layer is cut at 5″ x 3.75″.   I used the largest square die cut  to create the drop shadow, in the video I show how to make sure everything is centered.

Remember, to make the envelope pretty!  It adds so much!

Here is the super easy Stampin’ Up! Love What you do Thank You Card video tutorial:

 

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