I used the Picturegram Punches and Dotty Angles stamp sets from Stampin’ Up! to create my card to share today.
My card design was inspired by Seize the Sketch #24.
And my card colors were inspired by The Card Concept #14. For this challenge I chose a Clean and Layered style.
I used the image from the Dotty Angles photopolymer stamp set to create an ombre effect background. I started by stamping the image in Bermuda Bay ink, then Coastal Cabana ink, then Pool Party ink and finally Soft Sky ink on a Whisper White panel. I adhered the stamped panel to a Bermuda Bay card base with SNAIL.
I adhered a panel of Maritime DSP to a panel of Basic Black card stock, then to the card front with SNAIL. Then I adhered a panel of Bermuda Bay card stock over the DSP panel with SNAIL. I inked up the vase image from the Pictogram Punches stamp set with Bermuda Bay ink, then I used my Blender Pen to remove the ink from the center zigzag line and the stems.
Once I had the ink removed, I colored those pieces with my Pool Party and Basic Black Stampin’ Write Markers, then stamped the image on a Whisper White panel. Then I stamped the sentiment from the And Many More stamp set in Real Red ink and I used my Stamp-a-ma-jig to stamp the sentiment under the vase.
I stamped the three flower images from the Pictogram Punches stamp set in Real Red on a Whisper White panel, punched them out with the matching flower punch from the Itty Bitty Accents Punch Pack and adhered them to the card front with Glue Dots. Then I colored three Pearl Basic Jewels with my Dark Coastal Cabana Stampin’ Blendabilities Marker and I adhered them to the center of the flowers. I adhered the stamped panel to a panel of Basic Black card stock with SNAIL, then to the card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
I stamped the image from the Dotty Angles stamp set across the bottom of a Whisper White panel to complete the inside of the card.
Alright, I’m back to admiring the Holiday Catalog…I am afraid to total up my “must have” list!!! By the way, I posted another sneak peek at a stamp set and punch from the catalog on my Facebook page yesterday and I’ve started a 2014 Holiday Catalog Pinterest Board where I’ll be pinning like crazy soon so be sure to check them both out!
You can find a complete list of supplies, including card stock cuts, at the very bottom of this post.
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- Bermuda Bay – 4-1/4″ x 11″ card base, 2-5/8″ x 3-3/8″ panel
- Basic Black – 2-3/8″ x 4-1/4″ panel, 2-3/8″ x 3-1/8″ panel
- Whisper White – 2-1/4″ x 3″ panel, two 4″ x 5-1/4″ panels (one inside card)
- Maritime Designer Series Paper – 2-1/2″ x 4-1/8″ panel
Stampin’ Up! items used to create this project:
Amy, LOVE the ombre effect with the dotty angles!!!! And the Pictogram image is so adorable! I can’t wait to try this. Hope I can line them up as perfectly as you did.
Thanks Gerri! It’s super easy to line up the images with the photopolymer stamps. Have fun!
Wow, you sure pulled it altogether perfectly with this beautiful card! Thanks for joining us at Seize The Sketch,Amy.
Cute card Amy! I really appreciate how you have the shadow images of the stamp sets shown below your card for quick reference as I read your instructions. Very helpful. Thanks
Thanks Terri! I’m glad that you’re liking the picture version of the supply list. 🙂
Great design! Love the mix of patterns and the dimension of the red flowers. Thanks for joining us at Seize the Sketch!
Thanks so much for stopping by to leave me a comment! 🙂
Absolutely gorgeous Amy! I love how you’ve combined the colour challenge with the sketch challenge – they work perfectly together. Thanks for joining us at The Card Concept!
love the colors and those blooms!!! Thanks for joining us on Seize the Sketch!!
Thank you!! 🙂
What a gorgeous card! Thanks for joining us at Seize the Sketch!
Thanks so much! 🙂
Awesome color combo and great use of patterns! Thanks for joining in at STS~
Thanks so much Vicki!
Wow, love the dotty angles ombre! At first I thought this was a DSP, but you made your own and it’s AWESOME 🙂 I really like the layers and the way your flowers pop off the card. Thanks for the great idea 😉
Thank you Jill, the ombre effect is really easy to do with the Photopolymer stamp sets. And it’s fun too!