Let's get creative together!, Papercrafting, Stampin Up

August 2019 NC Carolina Demo’s Blog Hop

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Time just goes too fast. Hard to beleive August is almost over and September is just around the corner. I am joining my fellow N C Stampin Up Demonstrators on this months Blog Hop. We were asked to use a floral piece as our inspiration. I did’nt have to go far. My front porch has two beauetful pots. I chose the colors in these pots based on colors I am attracted to and I like to go with something new each year. This spring I saw a basket that had two shades of purple and a coral color combination. It really caught my eye. It has been a very hot month here and they are not looking as good as earlier but I still love them.

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You can barely see the coral color peeking out from behind, but it’s there. There is also a silver colored foliage.

I started with the Bloom and Grow Stamp Set. I stamped the longer floral piece with momento ink on Whisper White Cardstock. I then colored using my Stampin Blends Aldhol Markers so I could shade the various flowers and leaves. I used the coordinating die set, Budding Blooms to cut out the floral spray.

I applied Basic Black cardstock on the front of a standard A2 size card. I then used a scrap piece of Whisper White to stamp the sentiment in Highland Heather. I placed this in the center of the card and arranges the two floraal sprays at the top and bottom using Dimensionals. I added silver glimmer paper using the twig punch, just to add some bling and to represent the silver foliage in the flower pot.

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I enjoy the seasons and as much as I hate to see summer go, I am super excited with the new Holiday Catalog that will be going live Sept. 4th. As a demonstrator i have the ability to preorder from our catalogs and I have already begun playing with the new products.

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Thanks for stopping by my blog today. Happy Stampin’

Sue Stapp

Sue’s Super Stampers

Be sure to hop along with the other talented demonstrators:

blog hop

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Retiring and Retired Stamp Set Inventory- Special Promotion

Hi there Stampin Friends,

This a list of the Stamp Sets I am offering:

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An Open Heart Clear-Mount Stamp Set

An Open Heart Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[135002]
$18.00

Barnyard Babies Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Barnyard Babies Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[139328]
$19.00

Basket For You Photopolymer Stamp Set

Basket For You Photopolymer Stamp Set
[141812]
$10.00

Be The Star Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Be The Star Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[135734]
$21.00

Beautiful Ride Photopolymer Stamp Set

Beautiful Ride Photopolymer Stamp Set
[140738]
$17.00

Best Day Ever Wood Stamp Set

Best Day Ever Wood Stamp Set
[139091]
$10.00

Best Thoughts Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Best Thoughts Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[138700]
$10.00

Big Day Clear Stamp Set

Big Day Clear Stamp Set
[139112]
$10.00

Birthday Blast Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Birthday Blast Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[142866]
$18.00

Birthday Blooms Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Birthday Blooms Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[140658]
$19.00

Birthday Delivery Photopolymer Stamp Set

Birthday Delivery Photopolymer Stamp Set
[143660]
$27.00

Birthday Blossoms Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Birthday Blossoms Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[139471]
$19.00

Bloom For You Wood-Mount Stamp Set

Bloom For You Wood-Mount Stamp Set
[134345]
$10.00

Bloom With Hope Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Bloom With Hope Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[133952]
$17.00

Bountiful Border Photopolymer Stamp Set

Bountiful Border Photopolymer Stamp Set
[138748]
$17.00

Builder Birdcage Photopolymer Stamp Set

Builder Birdcage Photopolymer Stamp Set
[142891]
$17.00

Cake Crazy Photopolymer Stamp Set

Cake Crazy Photopolymer Stamp Set
[142850]
$21.00

Carousel Birthday Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Carousel Birthday Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[142832]
$19.00

Charming Café Clear-Mount Bundle

Charming Café Clear-Mount Bundle
[147508]
$43.00

Chase Your Dreams Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Chase Your Dreams Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[142945]
$18.00

Cherish Friendship - Clear-Mount Stamp

Cherish Friendship – Clear-Mount Stamp
[122882]
$13.95

Circle Of Spring Photopolymer Stamp Set

Circle Of Spring Photopolymer Stamp Set
[138964]
$16.00

Cottage Greetings Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Cottage Greetings Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[139962]
$19.00

Custom Tee Photopolymer Bundle

Custom Tee Photopolymer Bundle
[144724]
$45.75

Dare To Dream Photopolymer Stamp Set

Dare To Dream Photopolymer Stamp Set
[143769]
$10.00

Easter Blossoms Clear-Mount

Easter Blossoms Clear-Mount
[122057]
$18.95

Easter Message Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Easter Message Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[142987]
$17.00

Everyday Hero Photopolymer Stamp Set

Everyday Hero Photopolymer Stamp Set
[143080]
$21.00

Fabulous Flora Wood-Mount Stamp Set

Fabulous Flora Wood-Mount Stamp Set
[141806]
$15.00

Feathery Friends Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Feathery Friends Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[144037]
$12.00

Flirty Flowers Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Flirty Flowers Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[143872]
$19.00

For All Things Clear-Mount Stamp Set

For All Things Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[135155]
$18.00

Forever Florals Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Forever Florals Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[133976]
$17.95

Fortunate To Know You Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Fortunate To Know You Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[145892]
$18.00

Foxy Friends Photopolymer Bundle

Foxy Friends Photopolymer Bundle
[142326]
$40.50

Friendly Wishes Wood-Mount Stamp Set

Friendly Wishes Wood-Mount Stamp Set
[138698]
$27.00

Friendship's Sweetest Thoughts Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Friendship’s Sweetest Thoughts Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[145826]
$19.00

Garden Party Wood-Mount Stamp Set

Garden Party Wood-Mount Stamp Set
[133997]
$20.95

Get Well Soup Wood-Mount Stamp Set

Get Well Soup Wood-Mount Stamp Set
[138768]
$13.00

Gift Of Love Photopolymer Stamp Set

Gift Of Love Photopolymer Stamp Set
[141796]
$10.00

Gift From The Garden Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Gift From The Garden Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[139356]
$19.00

Going Global Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Going Global Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[140748]
$19.00

Happy Home Clear-Mount Bundle

Happy Home Clear-Mount Bundle
[140805]
$32.25

Happy Moments

Happy Moments
[119125]
$10.00

Home Life Photopolymer Bundle

Home Life Photopolymer Bundle
[145311]
$55.75

Happy Home Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Happy Home Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[140503]
$18.00

In The City Photopolymer Stamp Set

In The City Photopolymer Stamp Set
[143771]
$16.00

In The Trees Photopolymer Stamp Set

In The Trees Photopolymer Stamp Set
[145850]
$16.00

In This Together Clear-Mount Stamp Set

In This Together Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[133869]
$17.00

It's the Thought

It’s the Thought
[120027]
$10.00

Just Add Text Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Just Add Text Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[143934]
$18.00

Layered Labels Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Layered Labels Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[127072]
$25.95

Let Your Hair Down Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Let Your Hair Down Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[133940]
$9.00

Lovely Inside & Out Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Lovely Inside & Out Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[144011]
$20.00

Lovely Wishes Photopolymer Stamp Set

Lovely Wishes Photopolymer Stamp Set
[145924]
$17.00

Make A Monster - Clear-Mount Stamp

Make A Monster – Clear-Mount Stamp
[120606]
$17.95

Market Fresh Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Market Fresh Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[139344]
$17.00

Marquee Messages Photopolymer Stamp Set

Marquee Messages Photopolymer Stamp Set
[141727]
$21.00

Moon Lake Wood Stamp Set

Moon Lake Wood Stamp Set
[137149]
$25.95

More Than Chocolate Photopolymer Stamp Set

More Than Chocolate Photopolymer Stamp Set
[143689]
$17.00

Oh My Goodies Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Oh My Goodies Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[134090]
$18.00

Painted Petals Clear Stamp Set

Painted Petals Clear Stamp Set
[138822]
$24.95

Party With Cake Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Party With Cake Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[140672]
$20.00

Perfect Pennants Clear Stamp Set

Perfect Pennants Clear Stamp Set
[133230]
$22.00

Pun Intended Photopolymer Stamp Set

Pun Intended Photopolymer Stamp Set
[141804]
$10.00

Ray Of Sunshine Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Ray Of Sunshine Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[134210]
$20.00

Remarkable You Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Remarkable You Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[139894]
$33.00

Sending Thoughts Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Sending Thoughts Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[142965]
$20.00

Simply Wonderful Clear Stamp Set

Simply Wonderful Clear Stamp Set
[139128]
$10.00

Six-Sided Sampler Clear Stamp Set

Six-Sided Sampler Clear Stamp Set
[130956]
$19.00

So In Love Clear-Mount Stamp Set

So In Love Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[143216]
$20.00

Sparkle & Shine Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Sparkle & Shine Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[140733]
$18.00

Stake Your Claim Wood-Mount Bundle

Stake Your Claim Wood-Mount Bundle
[140224]
$44.00

Statement Of My Heart Stamp Set

Statement Of My Heart Stamp Set
[148108]
$10.00

Stippled Blossoms Clear Stamp Set

Stippled Blossoms Clear Stamp Set
[126747]
$18.95

Sunburst Sayings Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Sunburst Sayings Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[140725]
$18.00

Swan Lake Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Swan Lake Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[142977]
$20.00

Sweet Laughter Clear Stamp Set

Sweet Laughter Clear Stamp Set
[138589]
$18.95

Sweet Stack Photopolymer Stamp Set

Sweet Stack Photopolymer Stamp Set
[138948]
$17.00

Thankful Life Photopolymer Stamp Set

Thankful Life Photopolymer Stamp Set
[143202]
$13.00

That's The Tag Photopolymer Stamp Set

That’s The Tag Photopolymer Stamp Set
[142918]
$17.00

The Open Sea Clear Stamp Set

The Open Sea Clear Stamp Set
[123032]
$19.00

Tie Dyed Photopolymer Stamp Set

Tie Dyed Photopolymer Stamp Set
[143008]
$27.00

Tranquil Tulips Photopolymer Stamp Set

Tranquil Tulips Photopolymer Stamp Set
[143767]
$10.00

Watercolor Wings Photopolymer Stamp Set

Watercolor Wings Photopolymer Stamp Set
[139424]
$26.00

Watercolor Words Photopolymer Stamp Set

Watercolor Words Photopolymer Stamp Set
[138702]
$26.00

Watts Of Occasions Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Watts Of Occasions Clear-Mount Stamp Set
[143867]
$20.00

Welcome Words Photopolymer Stamp Set

Welcome Words Photopolymer Stamp Set
[140728]
$17.00

World Map Wood Stamp Set

World Map Wood Stamp Set
[130342]
$20.00

Wetlands Clear Stamp Set

Wetlands Clear Stamp Set
[126697]
$17.00

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March Blog Hop

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The theme for this months blog hop, with the North Carolina Demonstrators, is any current animal stamp.

I just recently purchased the Happy Tails photopolymer stamp set and it is so cute I couldn’t resist. We lost our dog before we moved to North Carolina. His name was Buster and he was the best dog ever! He was a long haired terrior mix that we rescued when he was still a puppy. The dog in this set remings me of him. Anyway, I digressed.

The stamp set comes with 16 seperate stamps and also has a punch which coordinates perfectly. I love when Stampin Up makes it easy for me. I dont mind fussy cutting but boy the punches are a real time saver.

My card is Whisper White with a layer of Real Red cardstock and then the stamped area is also Whisper White. The paw print in the set is the perfect size to create the heart shape and the sentiment talks about a best friend leaves a paw print on your heart. I used the Momento black ink. The sentiment is in Real Red and the cute doggie resembles my Buster boy!  I stamped the outline and then used my water pen to blend the color for the fur.

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Here is the card front:

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I stamped the saying “keep calm and wag on” in the inside of my card and then added a column of dog bones on the right edge.

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I was putting  my stamps away and the dog house that is in the set inspired me, so I crafted a 3-D dog house in Crumb Cake. It is a simple milk carton fold that only uses a half sheet of our 8 1/2″ X 11″ cardstock. I thought it would be cute to go along with the card. Of course you can also fill the dog house with candy or even put a gift card inside for the recipient.

The mission delegated to each demonstrator was to use SIMPLE STAMPED CARDS in our classes. I feel this would definetly be a project that beginners could handle and they also learn a couple techniques; watercolor from your stamp pad a a 3-D fold.

Please contact me if you would like any further information about this card or the other stampin up products I used.

Thank you so much for stopping by and click on the name on our list after mine.

Jackie Claes –
http://www.stampinup.net/esuite/home/jacalynclaes/blog?directBlogUrl=/blog/2182113/entry/nc_demos_march_2019_blog

Tina Lesson –
https://stampingkz.blogspot.com/2019/03/march-2019-nc-demos-blog-hop.html

Trish Todd – https://wordpress.com/block-editor/post/stampinawesome.com/352

Toni Campana
http://www.stampinup.net/esuite/home/tonimariscreations/blog?directBlogUrl=/blog/10706/entry/nc_demos_march_blog_hop

Sue Stapp – https://suestapp.com/2019/03/27/march-blog-hop

Tracie Evans Langley –
http://www.stampinup.net/esuite/home/traciesallaboutstamping/blog?directBlogUrl=/blog/86481/entry/nc_demos_march_2019_blog

Jo Anne Hewins –
https://luv2create.typepad.com/my_blog/2019/03/nc-demo-blog-hop-for-march-cute-critters.html

Laurie Meier – https://stampedgreetings.com/fable-friends-shadowbox-card/

Frances Wagner –
https://wagstamps.blogspot.com/2019/03/nc-demo-march-2019-blog-hop.html

Anita Trippi –
https://www.stampinwithanita.com/2019/03/nc-demos-march-2019-blog-hop.html

Happy Stampin,

Sue Stapp

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Masculine Birthday Card

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Hello and thank you for stopping by my blog post today. I always enjoy participating in the North Carolina Demos Blog Hop. Such a talented group!

I am always learning, and having only been a demonstrator for the past several years, one of the things I learned today is the term “line art”. Thanks Tracie for clarifying. Basically, it is any stamp that you can color in.

I love to color and in my card this month I am coloring with my beautiful Stampin Blends Alcohol Markers.

I am making an effort to make new masculine cards. I naturally gravitate towards all of the wonderful flowering stamps, and I don’t feel comfortable sending males a frilly, flowery card. I guess Im old school that way.

So lets get started. I began my card with the Crafting Forever Stamp Set and my trustee Momento ink pad. Here’s a tip- when using alcohol markers for coloring in an image Momento ink works great and your colors wont bleed into the lines. For my Stamp and Write markers, that I also use for card making,  I use my Stazon ink pad.

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As you can see in the above photo I ran the grouping of three pens 3 times horizontaly across the front of my Whisper White Cardstock . IMG_E1480

I colored each pen in a different color combination, with my Stampin Blend  Alcohol markers. I added a piece of Tranquil Tide ribbon toward the top of the card. I stamped the phrase Birthday Greetings from the stamp set Birthday Delivery, using the black Momento ink. I punched out the phrase using the Tailored Tag Punch. I lightly sponged the edge with Crumb Cake ink. Dimensionals were used to make the tag “float” above the ribbon.

The Whisper White piece was adhered to a piece of Basic Black cardstock cut at                 5 1/4″ ” X 4″. Then both were adhered to the front of Whisper White Cardstok A2 size card. I did stamp a pen on the inside of the card and one on the envelope. For the sentiment inside the card I used the saying “may all your wishes come true” from the Bright Wishes Stamp set.

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This is a simple card and great for coloring.

Again, THANK YOU for stopping by and Happy Stampin!

SueStapp

Here’s the list of other participating Demos…

Toni Campana –
http://www.stampinup.net/esuite/home/tonimariscreations/blog?directBlogUrl=/blog/10706/entry/nc_demos_february_blog_hop

Jo Anne Hewins –
https://luv2create.typepad.com/my_blog/2019/02/nc-demo-blog-hop-for-february-inside-the-lines.html

Tracie Evans Langley –
http://www.stampinup.net/esuite/home/traciesallaboutstamping/blog?directBlogUrl=/blog/86481/entry/nc_demos_february_2019_blog

Sharon Maranich –
https://inkiefinger.blogspot.com/2019/02/blog-hop-keeping-it-in-lines.html

Sue Root –

https://stampin-with-sue.blogspot.com/2019/02/nc-su-demos-february-blog-hop-keeping.html

Robbie Rubala – https://creationsinpaper.com/glycerin-colored-serene-garden/

you are here – Sue Stapp – https://suestapp.com/2019/02/23/masculine-birthday-card  

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Anita Trippi –
https://www.stampinwithanita.com/2019/02/nc-demos-february-2019-blog-hop.html

Frances Wagner –
https://wagstamps.blogspot.com/2019/02/nc-demos-february-2019-blog-hop.html

And last but not least, here’s what I used to make this card;

 

$7.75

Birthday Delivery Photopolymer Stamp Set

Birthday Delivery Photopolymer Stamp Set
[143660]
$27.00

Medium Whisper White Envelopes

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July Blog Hop for NC Demonstrators

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Thanks for stopping by, I have a cute card to share with you – and, yes I’M STILL SHAKIN’

I hope your summer is going well. It’s been warm here in North Carolina but I’m not complaining! As I mentioned last month with the Accented Blooms Shaker Card I do love me some shakin’ action in my cards. I also like to add as many textures and dimensions to my cards but still have it able to fit in a standard A2 size card with first class postage (no additional to add to the envelope) I think this card qualifies on all accounts.

Here’s what I made to share with you today…

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I started with a base card in Whisper White and cut another piece of Whisper White to    5 1/4″  X 4″. From a scrap piece of Whisper White card stock I used the Delicate Lace Edgelits because I felt it resembled waves on the ocean.  I sponged the base card where the opening was going to show through. The coloring on this card is all done with sponging. I love how quick you can get a very artistic look. I wanted to acheive a kind of abstract sunset at the beach look. I used Pineapple Punch, Mango Melody and  Balmy Blue for this part. I stamped using the script sentiment from All Things Thanks Stamp Set, being careful that it would show through the “window, towards the upper right side. I used  Soft Sea Foam, Balmy Blue and Coastal Cabana  stamp pads for the front piece and the lace edging,  I used the layering squares framelits to make an opening for the shaker portion of the card.  I place a piece of Window Sheeting to the back side of the opening. I added the strips of foam tape around the edge (carefully so that it’s not to close to the edge. You don’t want this to show from the front of the card.

I placed my desired shaker pieces in the center. If you look closely you will see tiny fish cutouts. These were from the Under The Sea Framelit Dies. I just punched them out and added to the embellishments. They are very tiny so you have to be careful or they will be all over the place. Ask me how I know this????

I stamped the Egret from the Lilypad Lake Stamp Set and then fussy cut it out. I lightly sponged the body with Smokey Slate and where the legs are I sponged lightly with the Balmy Blue.IMG_0673

Of course I stamped two just in case I decapitated the poor animal while fussy cutting.

I used Dimensionals behind the lace edging. Let me just put out a shout out to Stampin Up for the new Dimensional packaging. The small triangles from around the edge are so easy to use. I used to cut the strips into pieces as needed but now that is done for us WooHoo! I also put Dimensionals behid the Egret’s body – again using the small triagles for the head area.

I added three of the Share What You Love Artisal Pearls towards the top. I always have to add some additional bling.

I’m glad you hopped by and hope you will hop along to all the other participating demonstrators blogs. We have such a fun and creative group. I am lucky to be a part of this!
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These are our participants…

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Sue Stapp

Sue’s Super Stampers

http://www.suestapp.com

http://www.suestapp.stampinup.net

email: suestapp1@gmail.com

january Blog Hop 2019, Let's get creative together!, Papercrafting, Stampin Up

January Blog Hop for North Carolina Demonstrators

January is almost over and it has been a very trying time for me. I am struggling to get my stamping mojo back. It is coming slowly; however I appreciate the ladies who join in on this blog hop, They truly inspire me! I just saw a reminder that the submission for our blogs was only a few hours away and I thought to myself: “Self get up off the couch and see what pops in your head”. The theme is something from the Occasions Catalog and the Annual Catalog paired together. One of my favorite stamp sets from the Occasions Catalog is the Wonderful Romance Stamp Set and the Wonderful Flowers Thinlit Dies. These can be purchased as a bundle and I love saving money. This was one of the first sets that I ordered from Occasions 2019.

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The vibrant background is Highland Heather and I decided to stamp the flowers on watercolor paper. Thinking the softness of watercolor will add another layer of colors. I stamped in Soft Suede Ink and used alchol blending markers called Stampin Blends. I treated my acrylic block as a palette and colored light Old Olive and dark Old Olive. I keep one set of my Aqua Painters filled with alcohol and decided on that option. I love how subtle these colors went down.

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I used the Highland Heather blends with the alcohol aqua painter again. I also went over the top of the flowers with the pen tip to darken it in spots.

I cut out the flower bouquet with the thinlit dies. They do a fantastic job!

For my card base I cut a 8 1/2″ X 11″ piece of Highland Heather cardstock, cut at 4 1/4″ and folded in the center mark (5 1/2″).

I used the lattice with leaves thinlit die on Whisper White cardstock. After I cut it out I decided to use the Tufted Dynamic Embossing folder on the area that does not have the lattice. I sponged this area lightly with Crumb Cake ink just to give it some accents.

I added a piece of the Silver Mini Sequin trim at the bottom portion and wrapped it around to the back then adhered the Whisper White piece to the front of the card. The bouquet was adhered with Dimensionals toward the bottom half of the front.

I looked at the sentiment on this stamp set and decided to make this a Thinking of You card. I used Versamark stamp pad and silver heat enbossing powder. I used the Embossing buddy first so I wouldnt have smudges from my fingers. Every time I use this embossing powder Im awstruck like a child as the powder melts into the cardstock and creates “silver”.

I used the Tailored Tag punch for the shape and adhered with Dimensionals.

The Pearls were added to each flower center.

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I have enjoyed making this card and I think my mojo may be coming back!

Please visit the other Stampers on this blog hop.

Sue Stapp

Stampin Up Demonstrator

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Big Shot

$110.00

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December Blog Hop of the North Carolina Demonstrators group

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Thank you for stopping by my blog today and joining some other very talented Stampin Up Demonstrators as we hop our way out of December. I’m looking forward to 2019. There will be links to the other demonstrators below.

The project I am using today utilizes the new Flowing Fountain Stamp Set from the brand new 2019 Occasions catalog.

I began with Whisper White card stock for my base and the layered Basic Black, Gray Granite and then another Whisper White piece. The measurements are:

Basic Black 5 3/8″ X 4 1/8″

Gray Granite 5″ X 3 7/8″

Top piece of Whisper White is cut at 3 3/8″ X 4 3/8″

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I created the sky and clouds by sponging over with a pattern I made with the scalloped shape oval thinlit die.

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I even added a touch of yellow on the upper right hand corner for brighter shies to come.

I lightly colored in the fountain with pool party stampin write markers and the ivy with mossy meadow stampin write marker.

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I think this would look great at this point to add the clear adhesive droplets however; I have used all mine and need to reorder. I also thought about coloring in the birds but decided that I did not want them to be the focal point of this card. I did use Dimensionals on the “With Sympathy”  because I wanted that to be the focal point.

As much as I dislike making sympathy cards because of the circumstances I do find myself needing them in my stash and this just looks elegant.

 

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Big Shot

$110.00

Pool Party Stampin' Write Marker

Pool Party Stampin’ Write Marker
[131904]
$3.50

Old Olive Stampin' Write Marker

Old Olive Stampin’ Write Marker
[100079]
$3.50

I hope you have enjoyed this card and invite you to follow along with this months participants

December Blog Hoppers
Toni Campana –
http://www.stampinup.net/esuite/home/tonimariscreations/blog?directBlogUrl=/blog/10706/entry/nc_demos_december_blog_hop

Jo Anne Hewins –
https://luv2create.typepad.com/my_blog/2018/12/nc-demo-blog-hop-for-december-sale-a-bration-sneak-peek.html

Tracie Evans Langley –
http://www.stampinup.net/esuite/home/traciesallaboutstamping/blog?directBlogUrl=/blog/86481/entry/nc_demos_december_2018_blog

Sue Stapp –
https://suestapp.com/2018/12/28/december-blog-hop-of-the-north-carolina-demonstrators-group

blog hopAnita Trippi –
https://www.stampinwithanita.com/2018/12/nc-demos-december-2018-blog-hop.html

Frances Wagner –
https://wagstamps.blogspot.com/2018/12/nc-su-demo-dec-blog-hop-sab.html