I used the Stampin’ Up! Mediterranean Moments stamp set to create my card to share with you today.
My card design was inspired by My Favorite Things Wednesday Sketch Challenge 316.
I started by inking the larger image from the Mediterranean Moments stamp set in Soft Suede ink and stamping it on scrap paper, then stamping it on a panel of Very Vanilla card stock. I sponged the edges of the panel with Soft Suede ink and then adhered the stamped panel to a panel of Soft Suede card stock with SNAIL.
I sponged the edges of a wide strip of Cupcakes & Carousels DSP with Soft Suede ink and I adhered it to the Soft Suede card stock panel with SNAIL. I wrapped a strand of Very Vanilla 1/2″ Lace Trim around the panel over the seam between the two papers and adhered it on the back of the panel with tape. I wrapped a strand of Linen Thread around the Lace Trim twice and tied a bow and then adhered the layered panel to the So Saffron card base with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
I stamped the smaller image from the Mediterranean Moments stamp set in Soft Suede ink on a panel of Very Vanilla card stock and I used the Watercolor Pencils and a Blender Pen to add a little color to the image. I was careful to try not to over blend so that the image didn’t smudge. I cut the image out with a Layering Circles Framelits Die, sponged the edge with Soft Suede card stock and then adhered the die cut to a Layering Circles Framelits die cut from Soft Suede card stock with SNAIL. I adhered the layered circles to the card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
I stamped the sentiment from the Dragonfly Dreams stamp set in Soft Suede ink on a panel of Very Vanilla card stock. I cut the sentiment out with the banner die from the Gift Card Envelope & Trims Thinlits Dies, sponged the edges with Soft Suede ink and adhered it to the circle die cut with SNAIL. I added a single Calypso Coral enamel dot from the Subtles Enamel Shapes pack to the sentiment banner to finish the card front.
I inked the smaller image from the Mediterranean Moments stamp set in Soft Suede ink, stamped it on scrap paper and then stamped it on a panel of Very Vanilla card stock inside the card.
You can see 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
- Soft Suede – 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel, Layering Circles Framelits die cut
- Very Vanilla – 2-7/8″ x 5-1/8″ panel, Layering Circles Framlits die cut, Gift Card Envelope & Trims Thinlits die cut, 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel (inside card)
- Cupcakes & Carousels Designer Series Paper Stack – 1″x 5-1/8″ panel
Stampin’ Up! items used to create this project: