I used the Stampin’ Up! Watercolor Words stamp set and a little of the Picture Perfect Party DSP to create my card for the Happy Inkin’ Thursday Blog Hop today. Sadly, both of these items will be retiring on May 31 so get them while you still can!
We’ve got a color challenge this week and this is what I made for it.
Here are the colors that we’re using:
My card design was inspired by Global Design Project #GDP134.
I stared by adhering a panel from the Picture Perfect Party DSP pack to a panel of Basic Black card stock with SNAIL. Then I layered a smaller piece of Picture Perfect Party DSP over a smaller panel of Basic Black card stock and I adhered them to the larger panel with SNAIL. I wrapped a strand of Basic Black Solid Baker’s Twine around the panel twice and tied a bow, then adhered the panel to a Berry Burst card base with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
I stamped the sentiment from the Watercolor Words photopolymer stamp set in VersaMark Ink on a panel of Lemon Lime Twist card stock, sprinkled it with Black Stampin’ Emboss Powder (available June 1) and heat embossed it. I cut the sentiment out with a Stitched Shapes Framelits Die and adhered it to the card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
I stamped the flower and leaf images from the Watercolor Words stamp set in Tuxedo Black Memento ink on panels of Berry Burst and Lemon Lime Twist card stocks and snipped them out. I adhered them to the card front with Glue Dots and then added a Faceted Dot (available June 1) to the flower center to finish it.
I stamped the flower and leaf images from the Watercolor Words stamp set in Berry Burst and Lemon Lime Twist inks on a panel of Whisper White 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
- Kristi Gray
- Jaimie Babarczy
- Sue Prather
- Karen Finkle
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Card stock cuts for this project:
- Berry Burst – 4-1/4″ x 11″ card base, hand cut image
- Basic Black – 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel, 1-7/8″ x 3-7/8″ panel
- Lemon Lime Twist – Stitched Shapes Framelits die cut, hand cut image
- Whisper White – 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel (inside card)
- Picture Perfect Party 6″x 6″ Designer Series Paper – 3-7/8″ x 5-1/8″ panel, 1-3/4″ x 3-7/8″ panel
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Great use of the DSP and the challenge.It’s such a bright and cheery card.
Thank you Karen! 🙂
Love it, Amy! That paper is just perfect for the challenge – and you’ve used it perfectly! 🙂
Thanks Mary! 🙂
These bright colors are great! Fun card!
Thanks Linda! 🙂
Even though you went a little overboard with – you know – it is a lovely card. Very well done. Great for that challenge too.
Hahahaha…I made that sentiment panel Lemon Lime Twist just for you Julie!! 😀
such a pretty and happy card, Love it.
Thanks Sandi! 🙂
I really love this card Amy. I really like the way you used the dsp.
Thanks Robbye! 🙂
So bright and cheerful. That DSP is perfect for the challenge!
Thanks Jaimie! 🙂
Great use of that big sentiment and colors. Love the cheerfulness of it.
Thanks Susan! 🙂
Thanks Linda! 🙂
Love the DSP… all those colours in one piece. Cute card Amy.
Thanks Shelagh! 🙂