I used the Seasonal Lantern stamp set from Stampin’ Up! to create my card for the Happy Inkin’ Thursday Blog Hop today. We’ve got a sketch challenge this week and this is what I created for it.
Here is the sketch that we’re using this week:
The sketch also works with Global Design Project #GDP104.
I started by adhering strips from the Painted Autumn DSP to the top and bottom of an Early Espresso card base with Multipurpose Liquid Glue. Then I adhered strips of Year of Cheer Specialty Washi Tape over the DSP. I embossed a panel of Early Espresso card stock with the Pinewood Planks embossing folder and I adhered that to the card front with Multipurpose Liquid Glue.
I cut an oval from Gold Foil Sheets with the Stitched Shapes Framelits die and and oval from the Painted Autumn DSP with a Layering Ovals Framelits Die. I adhered the two panels together and to the card front with Multipurpose Liquid Glue. Then I wrapped a strand of Linen Thread around the card front twice and tied a bow.
I stamped the sentiment from the Seasonal Lantern photopolymer stamp set in Early Espresso ink on a strip of Very Vanilla card stock. I punched both ends of the panel with the Banner Triple Punch, then adhered the sentiment banner to the card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals. I added a gold enamel dot from the Metallic Enamel Shapes pack to finish it.
I adhered a strip of the Painted Autumn DSP to a panel of Very Vanilla card stock inside the card.
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:
- Amy Koenders – You Are Here
- Shelagh Freemantle
- Mary Deatherage
- Jari Francis
- Kristi Gray
- Jaimie Babarczy
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Card stock cuts for this project:
- Early Espresso – 4-1/4″ x 11″ card base, 4-1/4″ x 4-3/4″ panel
- Very Vanilla – 1/2″ x 5″ strip, 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel (inside card)
- Painted Autumn Designer Series Paper – two 1/2″ x 4-1/4″ strips, Layering Ovals Framelits die cut, 1/2″ x 4″ strip (inside card)
- Gold Foil Sheets – Stitched Shapes Framelits die cut
Stampin’ Up! items used to create this project:
Beautiful card, Amy – love the DSP oval and the embossed background! 🙂
Thanks Mary! 🙂
Oh my goodness this is so pretty!!!! I love everything.
Thanks Jaimie! 😊
What a lovely card. So simple, yet so….complete. Really like this one!
Thanks Julie! 🙂
Gorgeous card Amy. I love the use of gold to accent the colors in the dsp.
Thanks so much Robbye! 🙂
Oh Amy, love your card and that touch of gold just pops with the dark brown!
Thanks Kristi! 🙂
Such a beautiful card, Amy! That embossed background is EVERYTHING. Thanks for playing along with this week’s GDP challenge.
Thanks for stopping by to leave a comment! 🙂
Your touches of gold really set this one off! Perfect use of that washi tape, too. I love the grouping of pumpkins as the focal point, too! 🙂
Thanks so much Jari! 🙂
Great card, Amy, sorry to be late commenting. I love that DSP, may have to grab some.
Don’t you love the fall, you really nailed it.
Thanks Shelagh! I do love fall, and of course you need that DSP. 😉