I used the Stampin’ Up! Perfectly Plaid stamp set bundle to create a Christmas 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:
I started by adhering a strip of Toile Tidings DSP to the edge of a Thick Very Vanilla card base with SNAIL. Then I embossed a panel of Very Vanilla card stock with the Pinewood Planks embossing folder and I adhered the embossed panel with SNAIL to the card front.
I stamped the sentiment from the Perfectly Plaid photopolymer stamp set in Garden Green ink on a panel of Very Vanilla card stock. I cut around the stamped image with one of the Stitched Rectangle Dies and then adhered a length of Garden Green 3/8″ Double-Stitched Ribbon with SNAIL to the back. I adhered the die cut panel with Stampin’ Dimensionals to the card front.
I stamped the tree image from the Perfectly Plaid stamp set in Garden Green and Real Red inks on a panel of Very Vanilla card stock. I stamped the Garden Green image a second time on the panel without reinking. I punched the three trees out with the Pine Tree Punch and adhered two with SNAIL and the 3rd with Stampin’ Dimensionals to the card front. I added three of the Toile Tidings Glitter Enamel Dots to finish the card front.
I stamped the sentiment from the Perfectly Plaid stamp set in Garden Green ink on a Very Vanilla card stock panel and then added a strip of Toile Tidings DSP to finish the inside of the card.
Alright, on with the hop! Click the button below to hop over to see what Mary Deatherage 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
- Mary Deatherage
- Kristi Gray
- Jaimie Babarczy
- Sue Prather
- Karen Finkle
- Eva Dobilas
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Card stock cuts for this project:
- Thick Very Vanilla – 4-1/4″ x 11″ card base scored at 5-1/2″,
- Very Vanilla – 3-3/4″ x 5-1/2″ panel, Stitched Rectangle die cut, three Pine Tree punches, 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel (inside card)
- Toile Tidings Designer Series Paper – 3/4″ x 5-1/2″ strip, 3/4″ x 4″ strip (inside card)
Stampin’ Up! items used to create this project:
Very cute, Amy! I like the colors and template for this card.
Thanks Leslie! 🙂
Great design Amy. Gotta love those plaid trees.
Thanks Julie! 🙂
Adorable Amy, Love the clean lines and the fresh feel of your card.
Thanks Kristi! 🙂
Such a cute trio of trees! Love the layers and textures, too.
Thanks Sue! 🙂