We’re back with another Dream Theme Blog Hop! This month we’re focusing on Easter projects and I created a card and treat holder with the Stampin’ Up! Basket Bunch stamp set bundle to share with you today.
To create the basket, I cut two sets of the basket pieces for the bottom section (one solid and one with slats) from Crumb Cake card stock with the Basket Builder Framelits Dies. I adhered the pieces together with Multipurpose Liquid Glue. Then I cut a strip of Crumb Cake card stock to 1-1/2″ x 2-3/4″ and I scored it at 3/4″ and again at 2″.
I snipped out a little triangle so that the basket would fold a little nicer and then I folded the card stock along the score lines. I adhered the card stock to the back of one of the basket die cuts and then to the other with Multipurpose Liquid Glue.
I stamped the handle image in Crumb Cake ink, the leaf image in Pear Pizzazz ink, the bow in Flirty Flamingo ink and the flower image from the Basket Bunch photopolymer stamp set in Watermelon Wonder, Flirty Flamingo and Peekaboo Peach inks on corresponding card stocks and cut them out with the matching Basket Builder Framelits Dies. I adhered the handles with Multipurpose Liquid Glue and the flowers and bow with Glue Dots and I added Daffodil Delight enamel shapes from the Brights Enamel Shapes pack to the flower centers to finish them.
For the card, I stamped the sentiment, basket and grass from the Basket Bunch stamp set in Watermelon Wonder, Pear Pizzazz and Crumb Cake inks on a panel of Whisper White card stock. I adhered the stamped panel to a panel of Watermelon Wonder card stock with Multipurpose Liquid Glue and to a 3″ x 6″ Crumb Cake card base with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
I stamped the little bunny image from the Basket Bunch stamp set in Basic Gray ink on a separate panel of Whisper White card stock, colored the bow, tail and ears with a Flirty Flamingo Stampin’ Write Marker and I cut it out with matching die from the Basket Builder Framelits Dies. I stamped the basket handle over the bunnies hand in Crumb Cake ink and then adhered the bunny to the mini card front with Multipurpose Liquid Glue.
You can see a complete list of supplies, including card stock cuts, at the very bottom of this blog post.
Alright, on with the hop! Click the next button below to hop forward to see what Sabrina Radeck has created today. Click the previous button below to hop back to see what Tracy May has shared today.
And if you get lost along the way, here is a list of the participants in the hop:
- Teneale Williams (Australia)
- Patrice Halliday-Larsen (New Zealand)
- Tracy May (UK)
- Amy Koenders (USA) <==You are here
- Sabrina Radeck (Canada)
- Jennifer Pauli (Germany)
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Card stock cuts for these projects:
- Crumb Cake – 3″ x 6″ card base, six Basket Builder Framelits die cuts, 1-1/2″ x 2-3/4″ panel
- Watermelon Wonder – 2-3/4″ x 2-3/4″ square, two Basket Builder Framelits die cuts
- Peekaboo Peach – two Basket Builder Framelits die cuts
- Flirty Flamingo – four Basket Builder Framelits die cuts
- Pear Pizzazz – eight Basket Builder Framelits die cuts
- Whisper White – 2-5/8″ x 2-5/8″ square, Basket Builder Framelits die cut
Stampin’ Up! items used to create this project:
Thanks so much Linda! 🙂
These are too adorable, I love them both! Fun for Easter. Someone will love these. 🙂
Thanks Jari! 🙂
Oh my goodness, your projects are darling Amy! I love the little basket, and the card is just precious. I just got that bundle, and I can’t wait to play with it! Your projects might be the first ones I end up case-ing 🙂
Thanks Deepa! So glad that you like the little basket…CASE away! 🙂
Oh – this little basket is just too adorable! I’m going to have to give it a shot!! Great job! 🙂
Thanks Mary! Planning to do a little Facebook Live video on Friday to show you how so keep an eye out for the details. 🙂
Cute basket and card with such pretty colors – love it!
Thanks Melanie! 🙂
So cute! I got this set on my new kit! Thanks Amy
Thanks Gina! Happy stamping, can’t wait to see what you create with it!
So adorable! What a sweet Easter set.
Thanks Sabrina! 🙂
OMGosh, this is like the cutest basket ever and thanks so much for the instructions, I’m going to make this tonight.
Thanks Sandi! Have fun, they’re really easy to make! 🙂
Amy, These are so adorable. I love that little bunny and your basket is amazing. I hope it’s ok to case & that I actually get – it – done! Thanks so much for sharing your talent with us all.
Thanks Barbara! Feel free to CASE away, happy stamping! 🙂
That little Easter basket is too cute!! Wouldn’t someone like to get one of those, plus the card. Wish the grands were closer so I could just hand deliver this treat!! Thanks for the idea.
Thanks Karen! 🙂
omgosh I just love this. Soooo CUTE!
Thank you! 🙂
Thanks so much Linda! 🙂
Oh how cute – love that basket and lovely card too!
Thanks Tracy! 🙂