Stampin’ Up! Marquee Messages for the Happy Stampers Blog Hop

HappyStampersBlogPostBannerI used the Stampin’ Up! Marquee Messages stamp set from the upcoming 2016-17 Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalog to create my card for the Happy Stampers blog hop.  We got this stamp set at the OnStage Live Event that we attended last week!

We’ve got a color challenge to play along with this week and this is what I created for it:

Marquee Messages - Stamp With Amy K

Here are the colors that we’re playing along with this week:

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I started by embossing a panel of Whisper White card stock with the Brick Wall Embossing Folder.  I inked my Brayer with Soft Suede ink, rolled it across scrap paper a few times to lighten the ink, then gently rolled it across the embossed panel.  I adhered the embossed panel to a panel of Soft Suede card stock with SNAIL, then to a Pool Party card base with Stampin’ Dimensionals.

Marquee Messages 1 - Stamp With Amy K

I stamped the frame images and Birthday sentiment from the Marquee Messages photopolymer stamp set (available June 1) on panels of Pool Party, Mossy Meadow and Soft Suede card stocks.  I cut the images out with my Paper Snips, then adhered them together with Multipurpose Liquid Glue.

Marquee Messages 3 - Stamp With Amy K

I stamped the “It’s Your” sentiment from the Marquee Messages stamp set in Mossy Meadow ink inside the frame, then adhered the layered frame to the card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals.

Marquee Messages 2 - Stamp With Amy K

I stamped the star image from the Marquee Messages stamp set on the back of a panel of Gold Glimmer paper and snipped them out.  I adhered them to the card front with Multipurpose Liquid Glue to finish the card front.

Remembering Your Birthday - Stamp With Amy K

I stamped the sentiments from the Remembering Your Birthday stamp set in Soft Suede ink and the stars from the Marquee Messages stamp set in Pool Party ink on a Whisper White panel inside the card.

Marquee Messages 4 - Stamp With Amy K

And here is a little peek at the new stamp set!  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.

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And 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. Jari Francis
  6. Heather Wright-Porto

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Stampin’ Up! Retiring Sale Going On Now!

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It’s that time again: Stampin’ Up! is getting ready to retire stamps and accessories from both the annual and occasions catalogs.  As sad as it is to see these products go, there’s still time for you to get them.  Plus, some retiring products have discounts up to 50% off! Be sure to get these products before they’re gone!

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Card stock cuts for this project:

  • Pool Party – 4-1/4″ x 11″ card base, hand cut image
  • Soft Suede – 3-4/4″ x 5″ panel, hand cut image
  • Mossy Meadow – hand cut image
  • Whisper White – 3-5/8″ x 4-7/8″ panel, 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel (inside card)
  • Gold Glimmer Paper – three hand cut image

Stampin’ Up! items used to create this project:

18 thoughts on “Stampin’ Up! Marquee Messages for the Happy Stampers Blog Hop

  1. whoo hoo, LOVE yorur card and the new stamp set you lucky duck!….the colors work perfect for the vintage feel of the signage, wow!

  2. It is so fun to see a stamp set come to life! You did an awesome job showcasing this set 😉 Love the way you used the challenge colors too. How awesome is out that you get to play with it!!!

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