Today I’m sharing a card that I made with the Stampin’ Up! Postage Due stamp set and the new Venetian Romance DSP. My card design was inspired by the Freshly Made Sketches #89 and the CAS-ual Fridays CFC104 Banners & Flags.
I started by sponging the edges of a panel of Venetian Romance DSP and a panel of Very Vanilla card stock with Soft Suede ink and I adhered the two panels together with SNAIL. I cut four pieces of Tangerine Tango Baker’s Twine (from the Tag a Bag Accessory Kit), sponged them with Soft Suede ink and wrapped three of the strings around the Vanilla panel, adhering them on the back with tape. I tied the fourth string in a bow on the front of the panel and adhered the decorated panel to the Soft Suede card base with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
I colored the Postage Due image with my Stampin’ Write Markers, stamped it on a Very Vanilla panel, sponged the edges with Soft Suede ink and adhered it to a Soft Suede panel with SNAIL. Then I cut seven little banners using 1/2″ DSP strips and my Paper Snips and I adhered them to the back of the Soft Suede panel with SNAIL. I stamped the sentiment from the Blooming With Kindness stamp set in Soft Suede ink on a Very Vanilla panel, punched it out with my 1-1/4″ Circle Punch, sponged the edges and adhered it with SNAIL to a 1-3/8″ Circle Punch from Soft Suede card stock. I adhered the stamped panel to the card front with SNAIL and the layered sentiment to the panel with Stampin Dimensionals.
I finished the inside of the card by adhering a strip of the DSP to a Very Vanilla panel with SNAIL.
Stampin’ Up! products used to create this card:
Stamps: Postage Due (132064 wood, 126397 clear); Blooming With Kindness (131961 wood, 126422 clear)
Punches: 1-1/4″ Circle Punch (119861); 1-3/8″ Circle Punch (119860)
Embellishments: Tag a Bag Accessory Kit (130153)
Ink: Soft Suede Classic Stampin’ Pad (126978); Soft Suede (131261), Island Indigo(131262), Tangerine Tango (131259), Crisp Cantaloupe & Pistachio Pudding (131260) Stampin’ Write Markers
Tools: Stamping Sponges (101610)
Card Stock & Cuts: Soft Suede (115318) – card base cut to 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″ and scored at 4-1/4″, 3″ x 3-1/2″ panel, 1-3/8″ Circle Punch; Very Vanilla (101650) – 2-7/8″ x 3-3/8″ panel, 1-1/4″ Circle Punch, 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel; Venetian Romance Designer Series Paper (130144) – 3-7/8″ x 5-1/4″ panel, seven 1/2″ x 1″ banners
Adhesive: SNAIL Adhesive (104332); Stampin’ Dimensionals (104430)
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