Stampin’ Up! Sparkly Seasons Snow Globe

I used the Stampin’ Up! Sparkly Seasons stamp set to create a quick birthday card to share with you today.  I’m not sure that I love the way that this card turned out…but I do think that the snow globe with the ballerina is really cute!  I feel like I should have put a string from the top of the globe to the top of the card, but I couldn’t come up with a reason why the snow globe would have a string out the top, so I left it alone  😉

Sparkly Seasons - Stamp With Amy K

My card design was loosely inspired by Global Design Project #004.

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I started by adhering a panel of Blushing Bride DSP from the Subltes DSP Stack to a panel of Whisper White card stock with SNAIL, then to a Crumb Cake card base with Stampin’ Dimensionals.

Sparkly Seasons 2 - Stamp With Amy K

I stamped the globe and ballerina image from the Sparkly Seasons photopolymer stamp set in VersaMark Ink on a panel of Whisper White card stock, sprinkled them with Black Stampin’ Emboss Powder and heat embossed the images.  I colored the ballerina with Pink Pirouette, Blushing Bride and Delightful Dijon Stampin’ Write Markers, then cut the image out with the matching Seasonal Frame Thinlits Die.

Sparkly Seasons 3 - Stamp With Amy K

I stamped the snow image from the Sparkly Seasons stamp set over the ballerina image in VersaMark Ink, sprinkled it with Heat & Stick Powder, heated it, then sprinkled it with Dazzling Details Glitter and heated it again.  I stamped the snow globe base in Crumb Cake ink on a panel of Whisper White card stock and snipped it out.  I adhered the globe images to the card front with SNAIL.

Sparkly Seasons 1 - Stamp With Amy K

I stamped the sentiment from the Talented Trio photopolymer stamp set in VersaMark Ink on a strip of White Vellum, sprinkled it with Black Stampin’ Emboss Powder and heat embossed it.  I punched one end with the banner punch and adhered the other end with a Glue Dot to the card front.  I adhered an Iced Rhinestone Embellishment to a Blushing Bride button from the Subtles Designer Buttons pack with a Glue Dot, then adhered the button to the card front with a Glue Dot.  I tied a small bow from Silver 1/8″ Ribbon and adhered it to the top of the globe with a rolled up Glue Dot.

Remembering Your Birthday - Stamp With Amy KI stamped the ballerina image from the Talented Trio stamp set in Pink Pirouette ink, then stamped the sentiment from the Remembering Your Birthday stamp set in Crumb Cake ink on a panel of Whisper White card stock 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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Backorder List From Stampin’ Up!

Stampin’ Up! has provided us with the list of items currently on backorder with their anticipated in-stock dates.

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

30 September
139670: Sleigh Ride Edgelits Dies (3,692 on backorder; 1,920 expected on September 30; 9,120 expected on October 9)

1 October
139745: Winter Wishes Clear Stamp Set (899 backordered; 1,302 expected)
139752: Wonderland Wood Stamp Set (209 backordered; 888 expected)

5 October
139673: Woodland Textured Impressions Embossing Folder (5,612 on backorder; 4,824 expected on October 5; 2,160 expected on October 15; 7,632 expected on November 15; 1,872 expected on December 1)

6 October
140929: Basic Gray Archival Stampin’ Pad (106 backordered; 1,500 expected)
140931: Basic Black Archival Stampin’ Pad (35 backordered; 3,840 expected)

7 October
139584: Happy Haunting Designer Series Paper (1,098 backordered; 8,700 expected)
139586: Into the Woods Designer Series Paper (1,539 backordered; 9,500 expected)
139622: Spider Web Paper Doilies (7,716 on backorder; 1,785 expected on October 7; 6,930 expected on October 20)

9 October
139607: Red Foil Sheets (3,173 on backorder; 11,360 expected on October 9; 14,000 expected on October 29)
139666: Hearth & Home Thinlits Dies (7,719 on backorder; 3,120 expected on October 9; 3,648 expected on November 1; 3,264 expected on December 1)

12 October
138309: Fine-Tip Glue Pen (4,789 on backorder; 4,600 expected on October 12; 10,700 expected on November 15)

13 October
139647: To You and Yours Shaker Cards Project Kit (1,894 backordered; 2,500 expected)

20 October
139643: Reindeer Paper Clips (1,226 backordered; 5,040 expected)

21 October
139683: Curvy Corner Trio Punch (1,551 backordered; 3,180 expected)

Date to be Determined
140365: Wonderland Clear Stamp Set (1,164 backordered; 4,200 expected)
140392: Versatile Christmas Clear Stamp Set (1,247 backordered; 4,620 expected)
140440: Ode à Noël Clear Stamp Set

Sold Out and No Longer Available
140969: Witching Décor Project Kit

I will continue to post the updated list as Stampin’ Up! provides the to us, so be sure to check my blog before ordering to avoid frustration when items are unavailable.


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Card stock cuts for this project:
  • Crumb Cake – 4-1/4″ x 1″ card base
  • Whisper White – 3-3/4″ x 5″ panel, Seasonal Frame Thinlits die cut, hand cut image, 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel (inside card)
  • White Vellum – 1/2″ x 2-1/2″ strip
  • Subtles Designer Series Paper Stack – 3-5/8″ x 4-7/8″ panel

Stampin’ Up! items used to create this project:

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14 thoughts on “Stampin’ Up! Sparkly Seasons Snow Globe

  1. Cute! I think if you’d put a string it would have needed to be a loop – to indicate that this is a tiny Christmas ornament. Which, of course, it isn’t! 😉 So – good call on no string. Very nice girl’s birthday card! 🙂

  2. Hi Amy! I have recently purchased this set and can’t wait to play with it. I have a pink obsession, so this beautiful creation really speaks to me, it’s cute, elegant and clean. Thank you so much for playing along to our Global Design Project this week, it was very exciting to see your name! Louise xo

  3. WOW Amy this is adorable and reminds me so much of my little musical jewellery box from when I was a little girl. Thanks for the lovely memory, great card xx

  4. Hi Amy! How cute is this card?!! Just perfect for a little girls birthday. Love that you stamped the pink ballerina outline inside too. A great take on Lou’s inspiration piece. I am so happy you found the time to play along with us at Global Design Project!

  5. I notice that your card is a birthday card, however if it was a Christmas card then a Snow Globe ornament would make perfect sense.

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