Stampin’ Up! Happy Home for The Happy Stampers Blog Hop


I used the Stampin’ Up! Happy Home stamp set to create my card for the Happy Stampers blog hop.  We’ve got a sketch challenge to play along with this week and this is what I created:

Happy Home - Stamp With Amy K

Here is the sketch that we’re playing along with:

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I started by embossing a panel of Whisper White card stock with the Brick Wall Embossing Folder.  I inked up my Brayer with Crumb Cake ink and gently rolled it across the raised areas on the embossed panel, then I cut a 2″ x 3″ opening in the center of the panel.

Happy Home 2 - Stamp With Amy K

I adhered a panel from the Botanical Gardens Designer Vellum Stack (Sale-a-bration item) to the back of the embossed panel with SNAIL, then adhered the panel to a Watermelon Wonder card stock panel with SNAIL.  I adhered the layered panel to a Soft Suede card base with Stampin’ Dimensionals.

Happy Home 1 - Stamp With Amy K

I cut a window frame from Whisper White card stock with the Hearth & Home Thinlits Die and adhered it over the opening in the brick panel with Multipurpose Liquid Glue.  I stamped the flower box from the Happy Home stamp set in Mint Macaron ink and the sentiment from the And Many More stamp set in Soft Suede ink on a panel of Whisper White card stock.  I cut the image out with the matching Hearth & Home Thinlits Die and I adhered it to the card front with SNAIL.

Happy Home 3 - Stamp With Amy K

I stamped several of the flower images from the Something to Say stamp set in Watermelon Wonder, Pink Pirouette and Blushing Bride inks on corresponding card stock colors and punched them out with the Itty Bitty Accents Punch Pack punch.  I also punched several unstamped flowers from Mint Macaron card stock and I adhered them to the card front with Glue Dots.  I added a Pearl Basic Jewel to the center of the flowers to finish the card front.

Happy Home 4 - Stamp With Amy K

I stamped the flower image from the Happy Home stamp set in Mint Macaron, Watermelon Wonder, Blushing Bride and Pink Pirouette inks across the bottom of 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.

Alright, on with the hop!  Click the button below to hop over to see what Shelagh Freemantle has created today.

Next Blog ButtonAnd just in case you get lost along the way, here is a list of the team members involved in the hop today:

  1. Sandi MacIver 
  2. Amy Koenders – You Are Here
  3. Shelagh Freemantle
  4. Mary Deatherage
  5. Kristi Gray
  6. Heather Wright-Porto

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Card stock cuts for this project:

  • Soft Suede – 4-1/4″ x 11″ card base
  • Watermelon Wonder – 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel, five Itty Bitty Accents Punch Pack punches
  • Blushing Bride – four Itty Bitty Accents Punch Pack punches
  • Pink Pirouette – five Itty Bitty Accents Punch Pack punches
  • Mint Macaron – eight Itty Bitty Accents Punch Pack punches
  • Whisper White – two Hearth & Home Thinlits die cuts, 3-7/8″ x 5-1/8″ panel, 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel (inside card)
  • Botanical Gardens Designer Vellum Stack – 3″ x 4″ panel

Stampin’ Up! items used to create this project:

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16 thoughts on “Stampin’ Up! Happy Home for The Happy Stampers Blog Hop

  1. What a happy card! My favorite part – your bright bunch of flowers in the window box 🙂 Nice way to interpret the sketch! I need your creative vision, send some my way please 😉

  2. Brick wall panels and window frames are two of my favorite types of objects in a greeting card. Both types of objects add depth to a card which you did very well! Great card!

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