Stampin’ Up! Be The Star Cheers Card

I used the Stampin’ Up! stamp set called Be the Star and the new Greetings Thinlits Dies to create my card for The Paper Players #249 color challenge this week.

Be The Star - Stamp With Amy K

The Paper Players PP249 colors are:

Screen Shot 2015-06-12 at 10.04.36 AMBe sure to stop by The Paper Players blog to check out the awesome projects created by the other Design Team Members.  And be sure to play along too!  🙂

The design for my card was inspired by TGIF Challenges #07.

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I started by adhering a panel of Real Red DSP from the Brights DSP Stack to a panel of Whisper White card stock with SNAIL.  I adhered a Pool Party DSP panel from the Schoolhouse DSP pack to a panel of Whisper White card stock, then to the larger DSP panel with SNAIL.

Be The Star 2 - Stamp With Amy K

I stamped the two star images from the Be The Star stamp set in Island Indigo and Pool Party inks on the corresponding card stock, then cut them out with the Stars Framelits Dies.  I punched a Medium Star Punch from Red Glimmer Paper, then stacked up the stars and adhered them together with Glue Dots, then to the DSP panels with SNAIL.

Be The Star 3 - Stamp With Amy K

I cut the “cheers” sentiment with one of the Greetings Thinlits Dies from Silver Glimmer Paper and used a piece of a Stampin’ Dimensional to adhere the right side to the DSP panel.

Be The Star 1 - Stamp With Amy K

I tucked a little strand of silver thread that I’d pulled from the Silver Metallic Baker’s Twine (I need to get some of that new Silver Metallic Thread!) between the stars, then used the Handheld Stapler to staple the thread and left side of the sentiment to the card front.  I adhered the layered card front to an Island Indigo card base with Stampin’ Dimensionals.

Brights DSP Stack - Stamp With Amy K

I adhered a strip of the Real Red DSP from the Brights DSP Stack to a Whisper White panel inside the card.

You can find a complete list of supplies, including card stock cuts, at the very bottom of this post.

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Currently, the following items are on BACKORDER;  backordered items will be available on or before the date indicated:

June 17
100425: 2-Way Glue Pen

June 22
135294: Variety Pack 1 12″ x 12″ Project Life Photo Pocket Pages

July 2
138422: Tip Top Taupe 1″ Dotted Lace Trim

July 9
138426: Delightful Dijon 1″ Dotted Lace Trim

Not Orderable
138435: Neutrals Collection Designer Series Paper Stack
138436: Regals Collection Designer Series Paper Stack
140406: Watercolor Wishes Card Kit (not available until July 2015)

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Card stock cuts for this project:
  • Island Indigo – 4-1/4″ x 11″ card base, Stars Framelits die cut
  • Pool Party – Stars Framelits die cut
  • Whisper White – two 4″ x 5-1/4″ panels (one inside card), 3″ x 4-1/4″ panel
  • Silver Glimmer Paper – Greetings Thinlits die cut
  • Red Glimmer Paper – Medium Star Punch
  • Brights Designer Series Paper Stack – 3-7/8″ x 5-1/8″ panel, 5/8″ x 4″ strip (inside card)
  • Schoolhouse Designer Series Paper – 2-7/8″ x 4-1/8″ panel

Stampin’ Up! items used to create this project:

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26 thoughts on “Stampin’ Up! Be The Star Cheers Card

  1. This sketch and color challenge were made for each other, Amy! I love your use of glimmer paper and the little bit of silver thread, and the white trim seperating each layer. Thanks for rockin’ my color challenge this week!

  2. Such a bright and fun card! I’m really enjoying your clean and layered creations, you have a knack for getting the colors just right!! Love the sparkle of silver in your sentiment!!

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