Stampin’ Up! Apple of My Eye

I used the Stampin’ Up! Apple of My Eye stamp set to create my card to share today.  When I planned to use this color scheme, the only thing that I could see was pink grapefruit…hope that’s what it looks like to you all!

Apple of My Eye - Stamp With Amy K

My card design was inspired by Freshly Made Sketches #229.

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The colors for my card were inspired by Pals Paper Arts PPA293.

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The pink on my card was also inspired by The Card Concept #51.  I think that my card fits the clean and layered category.

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I started by stamping the leaf images from the Apple of My Eye photopolymer stamp set in Mint Macaron ink on a panel of Whisper White card stock.  I added the sentiment to that panel in So Saffron ink.

Apple of My Eye 2 - Stamp With Amy K

I adhered the stamped panel to the right side of a panel of Blushing Bride card stock with SNAIL, then adhered a strip of So Saffron DSP from the Subltes DSP Stack with SNAIL to the left side of the panel.  I adhered a strip of Blushing Bride card stock over the seam where the papers came together with SNAIL, then adhered the layered panel to a So Saffron card base with Stampin’ Dimensionals.

Apple of My Eye 3 - Stamp With Amy K

I stamped the fruit image from the Apple of My Eye stamp set in Blushing Bride ink on a panel of Whisper White card stock three times and I punched the images out with the 1-3/4″ Circle Punch.  I adhered the circle punches to the card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals.

Apple of My Eye 1 - Stamp With Amy K

I pulled a strand of Whisper White Baker’s Twine through a So Saffron button from the Subtles Designer Buttons pack, tied a bow and adhered it to the card front with a Glue Dot.

Apple of My Eye 4 - Stamp With Amy K

I stamped the images from the Apple of My Eye stamp set in Blushing Bride and Mint Macaron inks on a panel of Whisper White card stock inside the card.  I did punch a mask from a Post-It Note with the 1-3/4″ Circle Punch that I placed over the fruit image when I stamped the leaves.

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

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Card stock cuts for this project:

  • So Saffron – 4-1/4″ x 11″ card base
  • Blushing Bride – 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel, 1/4″ x 5-1/8″ strip
  • Whisper White – 3-1/8″ x 5-1/8″ panel, three 1-3/4″ Circle Punches, 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel (inside card)
  • Subtles Designer Series Paper Stack – 3/4″ x 5-1/8″ strip

Stampin’ Up! items used to create this project:

32 thoughts on “Stampin’ Up! Apple of My Eye

  1. Beautiful card.
    HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU!
    Dance like nobody is watching and eat cake. Birthday cakes do not have calories.

  2. Amy – Happy Birthday! Wishing you a Special Day and Wonderful Year!
    Triple Running Shoe Points!!!! There may be a few more things I need ….

  3. Yay! A March birthday girl! My daughter’s birthday is also today (and mine was Friday) so Happy Birthday to You!! Yes, pink grapefruit its is. Lovely! Thanks for playing along with us at The Card Concept Challenge!!

  4. I would never think of using grapefruit on a card but this is perfection! This card is beautiful. Many, many blessings to you, Amy, on your special day.

  5. Hmmm, I don’t know which I want more….the juicy pink grapefruit or sweet birthday cake?! 😀 Have an AWESOME birthday day!! You are SO creative! I wouldn’t have pictured pink grapefruit from that challenge even if my life depended on it. You are a sketch/challenge guru, lol 😉

  6. Happy Birthday Amy!! I hope you have a wonderful day, and here’s hoping it includes your very favoritest dessert 🙂

  7. Great card Amy! I love those grapefruit! What a fun take on the sketch! So summery! Something we could use around here right now! Thanks for joining us this week at Freshly Made Sketches!

  8. Those pink grapefruit look good enough to eat! Great job with the challenges combination, Amy! Adore the button and bow! Thanks for including the PPA color challenge in your stamping fun this week. And a very happy birthday to you!

  9. Such a sweet card, Amy! I see pink grapefruit – I just need one of those little spoons with the jagged edges along the front. Thanks for playing along with this week’s Pals Paper Arts color challenge.

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