I used the Stampin’ Up! Penned & Painted stamp set to create my card for the Happy Stampers blog hop. We’ve got a sketch challenge this week and this is what I created for it.
And here is the sketch that we’re using this week:
I started by stamping the flower and leaf images from the Penned & Painted photopolymer stamp set in Island Indigo, Soft Sky, So Saffron and Mint Macaron inks down the front of a Thick Whisper White card base. It’s a little hard to see in the picture, but I sponged Soft Sky ink over the stamped images on the card front.
I adhered a wider panel of Island Indigo card stock with Multipurpose Liquid Glue to the left side of the card base and a narrower panel to the right side of the card base. Then I adhered panels of Whisper White card stock with Multipurpose Liquid Glue over the Island Indigo panels.
I stamped the sentiment from the Thoughtful Banners photopolymer stamp set in Island Indigo ink on a panel of Whisper White card stock. I stamped the outline and arrow images from the Thoughtful Banners stamp set in Soft Sky and Mint Macaron inks around the sentiment and then punched it out with the Classic Label Punch. I adhered the sentiment to the card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals to finish it.
I stamped the flower images from the Penned & Painted stamp set in Island Indigo, Soft Sky, So Saffron and Mint Macaron inks on a Whisper White panel inside the card.
You can find a complete list of supplies for this project, 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.
And just in case you get lost along the way, here is a list of the team members involved in the hop today:
- Sandi MacIver
- Amy Koenders – You Are Here
- Shelagh Freemantle
- Mary Deatherage
- Jari Francis
- Kristi Gray
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Card stock cuts for these projects:
- Thick Whisper White – 4-1/4″ x 11″ card base
- Island Indigo – 2″ x 5-1/2″ panel, 5/8″ x 5-1/2″ panel
- Whisper White – 1-7/8″ x 5-1/2″ panel, 1/2″ x 5-1/2″ panel, Duet Banner Punch, 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel (inside the card)
Stampin’ Up! items used to create these projects:
Amy, this is a beautiful card! It’s just the style that speaks to me…tfs!
Thanks Lee, so glad that you liked it! 🙂
Amy, this is so soft, so feminine and Absolutely Gorgeous…and I just Love everything about this card! You Rocked the sketch challenge!
Thanks so much Roberta! 🙂
Wow Amy, this is beautiful and a perfect one to case for my church cards.
Thanks for the inspiration.
Thanks Gloria! Happy stamping! 🙂
wow, absolutely lovely card Amy, clean simple and beautiful.
Thanks Sandi! 🙂
This is gorgeous! Love your CAS layers and the colors. Perfect in every way! 🙂
Thanks so much Mary! 🙂
great hop ladies! Amy, this card is so elegant! That panel just pops so nicely!
Thanks Jaimie! 🙂
Love this one – so pretty!! Just curious, why did you use two pieces of Island Indigo instead of one? Love your card insides too! Thanks!
Thanks Deb! I actually stamped the flower images on the card base and then added the layers of Island Indigo and Whisper White card stock on top. So I needed two pieces of Island Indigo so that there would be a gap in the middle where the stamping on the bottom layer showed through. 🙂
Oh, I never imagined that! So the stamping is actually lower – I’ll have to try that now!
It was really simple to do! The hardest part was making sure that that upper layers lined up, but as long as you use a liquid glue that has a little wiggle time you won’t have any problems. Give it a try!! 🙂
Hi Amy!! LOVE the colors you chose!!! Very beautiful card 😀
Thanks Heather! 🙂
So beautiful Amy! Looks so soft and cool…
Thanks so much Jill! 🙂
Just lovely. Love the elegant simplicity. Love the color choice too.
Thanks Kristi! 🙂
Love the simplicity of this card. It is so pretty! I have been resisting this set but I think it may have to come to my house. Great job Amy!!!
Thanks Shelagh…I think that this set most definitely should come to your house! 🙂
Absolutely stunning! I love it!
Thanks Jari! 🙂
What a pretty card Amy! The layout is perfect for a set of notecards, and I love how you created the look of DSP just using stamps. You always finish off the inside of the card perfectly, I need to remember to do that more often on my cards too.
Thanks Deepa! 🙂
Love these soft flowers!
Thanks so much Linda! 🙂