I used the Stampin’ Up! Forever Lovely stamp set from the upcoming 2019 Occasions Catalog and the Hello Cupcake stamp set from the 2019 Sale-a-bration Catalog to create my card for the Happy Inkin’ Thursday Blog Hop. We’ve got a color challenge this week and here is what I created for it.
Here are the colors that we’re using this week:
My card design was inspired by CAS(E) this Sketch #302.
I started by embossing two panels of Gray Granite card stock with the Pinewood Planks Embossing Folder. I adhered the two embossed panels to larger panels of Gray Granite card stock and then to a Gray Granite card base with SNAIL.
I stamped the images from the Forever Lovely photopolymer stamp set (available Jan 3) in Blackberry Bliss and Pear Pizzazz inks on a panel of Whisper White card stock and then adhered the stamped panel to a panel of Blackberry Bliss card stock with SNAIL. I wrapped a strand of Linen Thread around the panel twice and tied a bow, then adhered it to the card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
I stamped the sentiment from the Hello Cupcake photopolymer stamp set (Sale-a-bration item available Jan 3) in Gray Granite ink on a panel of Whisper White card stock and then cut it out with a Stitched Shapes Framelits Dies. I adhered the sentiment die cut to the card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals. I colored a Glitter Enamel Dot with the Dark Blackberry Bliss Stampin’ Blends Marker and then adhered it to the sentiment die cut to finish the card front.
I stamped the sentiment from the Picture Perfect Birthday photopolymer stamp set in Gray Granite ink on a panel of Whisper White card stock and then added the flower images from the Forever Lovely stamp set in Blackberry Bliss and Gray Granite inks to finish the inside of 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
- Julie Johnston
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Card stock cuts for this project:
- Gray Granite – 4-1/4″ x 11″ card base, Doily Builder Thinlits die cut, two 1-3/4″ x 4-1/2″ panels, two 1-7/8″ x 4-5/8″ panels
- Blackberry Bliss – 2-1/4″ x 4″ panel
- Whisper White – 2-1/8″ x 3-7/8″ panel, Stitched Shapes Framelits die cut, 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel (inside card)
Stampin’ Up! items used to create this project:
I saw this sketch and didn’t know what to do with it. You used it perfectly. I love everything about your card.
Thanks Karen! 🙂
WOW! I LOVE this card Amy 😊 Everything about it is perfect
Thanks Karen! 🙂
Great layout Amy. Love the colors and that purple flower just pops!
Thanks so much Jane! 🙂
Pretty card Amy, very subtle and beautiful with these colours
Thanks Sandi! 🙂
gorgeous card, thank you for creating and sharig
Thanks so much! 😊
Such a pretty card…the colours are perfect with the sketch as well.
Thanks Shelagh! 🙂
So lovely and so simple. Love the way you used the sketch. Perfect for our colors today.
Thanks Julie! 🙂
Your double layered panels are awesome! What a great background for that lovely flower art work! Love this!
Thanks Susan! 😊
Amy! Your monochromatic play on those rectangles in Donna’s Sketch are so fabulous! Give me wood grain any day of the week… gorgeous! Thanks so much for playing cards with us at CTS!
Thanks for stopping by to leave a comment! 🙂
So soft and beautiful. Love the background embossed touch to the cards.
Thanks so much Kristi! 🙂
Beautiful card – I adore the tone on tone with the highlighted beautiful flowers in the middle!
Thank you! 🙂