Welcome back to another Inkin’ Krew blog hop! Our very talented team is doing a blog hop featuring Stampin’ Up! products. This month we are all creating projects with a “Birthday” theme and I’m featuring the Picture Perfect Birthday stamp set and Picture Perfect Party DSP for my project.
My card design was inspired by My Favorite Things Wednesday Sketch Challenge #371.
I started by cutting up a panel of Picture Perfect Party 6″ x 6″ DSP. I adhered the DSP panels to panels of Basic Black card stock and then to a Bermuda Bay card base with SNAIL. Then I stamped the sentiment from the Picture Perfect Birthday photopolymer stamp set in VersaMark Ink on a panel of Lemon Lime Twist card stock, sprinkled it with White Stampin’ Emboss Powder and heat embossed it.
I cut the sentiment out with a Layering Ovals Framelits Die and then adhered it with SNAIL to an oval cut from Basic Black card stock with a Stitched Shapes Framelits Die. I adhered the layered ovals with Stampin’ Dimensionals to the DSP panel. I cut a banner from the Picture Perfect Party DSP with a die from the Bunch of Banners Framelits Dies and I adhered it to the oval die cuts with SNAIL.
I cut the “you” sentiment from Silver Foil Sheets with a Celebrate You Thinlits Die and I adhered it with touches of Multipurpose Liquid Glue over the die cut banner. I added three glitter dots from the Glitter & Clear Epoxy Shapes pack to finish the card front.
I stamped the sentiment and bow images from the Picture Perfect Birthday stamp set in Bermuda Bay & Pool Party inks on a Whisper White panel inside the card.
Alright, on with the hop! Click on the Next Blog button to move forward to Linda Richenberg’s project or click the Previous Blog button to move back to see the project that Julie Johnston created.
If you get lost along the way, here are the participants for the hop:
- Linda Richenberg
- Karen Finkle
- Mary Deatherage
- Sue Prather
- Julie Johnston
- Amy Koenders <= You are here
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Card stock cuts for this project:
- Bermuda bay – 4-1/4″ x 11″ card base
- Basic Black – four 2″ x 2-5/8″ panels, Stitched Shapes Framelits die cut
- Lemon Lime Twist – Layering Ovals Framelits die cut
- Whisper White – 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel (inside card)
- Picture Perfect Party 6″ x 6″ Designer Series Paper – four 1-7/8″ x 2-1/2″ panels, Bunch of Banners Framelits die cut
Stampin’ Up! items used to create this project:
This particular piece of DSP is the piece de resistance! It’s going in on my order Friday! The way you did the focal piece is fantastic. Peace!
Thanks Karen! I can’t believe that you don’t have it already. 🙂
Another one that I wish I’d made. Absolutely love the design and it’s perfectly perfect with the Picture Perfect DSP. Wonderful card, Amy! 🙂
Thank you Mary! That paper pack is awesome! 🙂
I see what you allerative ‘adies did there! 😂
wow, what an awesome way to use that beautiful Designer paper for a fast and fun card – you rocked that challenge my friend
Thanks so much Sandi! 🙂
What a great card, Amy! It is so colorful!
Thanks Linda! 🙂
Bright and cheery like a birthday card should be!
Thanks Linda! 🙂
At first I didn’t think I’d like this paper but the things I’ve seen you do with it make it makes it to my Wish List. Amazing card!!
Thanks Diane! It’s a great pack of paper with some awesome designs for easy cards. 🙂
I never know what to do with the photo realistic papers but you make it look easy! This is a great use of it. Perfect birthday card! Thanks for the good ideas and the paper cuts.
Thanks Susan! Glad that the paper cuts are helpful to you. 🙂
Amy- what a great way to show off that “bow paper!” I always enjoy what you have to share. Plus, it was a privilege to meet you in Utah in Nov. 😊
Thanks Pat! Glad to meet you too! 🙂
Great card Amy, I really like the way you used the dsp.
Thanks so much Robbye! 🙂