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 “fall frenzy” theme and I’m featuring the Falling For Leaves stamp set bundle from the upcoming 2018 Holiday Catalog for my project.
My card design was inspired by TGIF Challenge #172.
I started by stamping the leaf and flower images from the Falling For Leaves photopolymer stamp set (available Sept 5) in Soft Suede and Crushed Curry inks on a panel of Nature’s Poem DSP. I adhered the stamped DSP panel to a panel of Crushed Curry card stock with SNAIL. Then I trimmed a panel of the Country Lane DSP (available Sept 5) at an angle and added a border behind it that I’d cut from Crushed Curry card stock with one of the Detailed Leaves Thinlits Dies (available Sept 5) . I adhered the angled DSP panel to the Crushed Curry card stock panel with SNAIL.
I adhered a strip of 3/16″ Braided Linen Trim (available Sept 5) to the card front with Multipurpose Liquid Glue to cover the seam between the DSP and the die cut card stock and then adhered the layered panel to a Blackberry Bliss card base with Stampin’ Dimensionals. I cut a panel of the Galvanized Metallic Paper with one fo the Detailed Leaves Thinlits Dies and then used another die from that set, along with the Big Shot Embossing Mats to emboss the die cut leaf. I sponged the edges of the die cut with Soft Suede ink and then adhered it to the card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
I stamped the sentiment from the Falling For Leaves stamp set in Blackberry Bliss ink on a panel of Whisper White card stock and I added the flower images in Crushed Curry ink over it. I adhered the stamped panel to the card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals and then added three gold Metallic Pearls around the leaf die cut to finish the card front.
I stamped the flower and leaf images from the Falling For Leaves stamp set in Blackberry Bliss, Soft Suede and Crushed Curry inks on a panel of Whisper White card stock inside the card.
Alright, on with the hop! Click on the Next Blog button to move forward to Shirley Gentry’s project or click the Previous Blog button to move back to see the project that Sue Prather created.
If you get lost along the way, here are the participants for the hop:
- Shirley Gentry
- Julie Johnston
- Mary Deatherage
- Nanette Tracy
- Sue Prather
- Amy Koenders <= you are here
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Card stock cuts for this project:
- Blackberry Bliss – 4-1/4″ x 11″ card base
- Crushed Curry – 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel, Detailed Leaves Thinlits die cut
- Whisper White – 5/8″ x 4″ strip, 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel (inside card)
- Nature’s Poem Designer Series Paper – 3-1/4″ x 3-7/8″ panel
- Country Lane Designer Series Paper – 3-1/4″ x 3-7/8″ panel trimmed at an angle
- Galvanized Metallic Paper – Detailed Leaves Thinlits die cut
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Very pretty Amy.
Thanks Jane! 🙂
Very lovely, Amy. That leaf is perfect! Must get my paper out and use it.
You definitely need to Julie! The paper is awesome!! 🙂
wow, this card is lovely Amy, I love the angle, the awesome designer paper you used and that leaf is fabulous
Thanks Sandi! 🙂
I love the colors Amy, the silver makes the leaf pop!
Thanks so much! 🙂
Gorgeous! Love that embossed Galvanized Leaf!! 🙂
Thank you Mary! 🙂
That leaf is gorgeous! Perfect take on the sketch for a beautiful fall card.
Thanks Susan! 🙂
Thanks Nanette!! 🙂
What a beautiful card! I really love the leaf! So pretty!!! Thanks for joining TGIF Challenges this week.
Thanks for stopping by to leave a comment! 🙂
Lovely card, love the color combo and the design. May have to get that DSP.
Thanks Shirley! 🙂
This is a very pretty fall card! I love your choice of colors! Thank you for joining us at TGIF Challenges!
Thanks for stopping by to leave a comment! 🙂