Stampin’ Up! Timeless Tropical Aloha Card for the Happy Inkin’ Thursday Blog Hop

I used the Stampin’ Up! Timeless Tropical stamp set bundle 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 Global Design Project #GDP234.

I started by adhering a panel of Come Sail Away DSP to a panel of Soft Suede card stock with SNAIL. Then I adhered the layered panel to a Soft Suede card base with Stampin’ Dimensionals.  I punched the end of a panel of Tropical Oasis DSP with the Banner Triple Punch, then adhered it with SNAIL to the card front.

I stamped the flower image from the Timeless Tropical stamp set in Real Red ink on a panel of Whisper White card stock.  I colored the image with the Light Real Red and Light Daffodil Delight Stampin’ Blends Markers and then used the Color Lifter to lighten the image. I stamped the leaf image from the Timeless Tropical stamp set in Old Olive ink twice on a panel of Whisper White card stock and then colored the leaves with a Light Old Olive Stampin’ Blends Marker and the Color Lifter.  I cut the leaves and flower out with the coordinating In The Tropics Dies and then adhered the leaves with Glue Dots and the flower with Stampin’ Dimensionals to the card front.

I cut the sentiment from Gold Foil Sheets two times with one of the In The Tropics Dies and adhered them together and then to the flower with Multipurpose Liquid Glue.  I added three of the Champagne Rhinestone Basic Jewels (Yay!!  They’re back in stock!!) around the sentiment to finish the card front.

I stamped  the flower image from the Timeless Tropical stamp set two times in Real Red ink on a panel of Whisper White card stock to finish the inside of the card.

You can see a list of supplies used to create this card, including the card stock cuts, at the very bottom of this blog post.

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:

  1. Amy Koenders – You Are Here
  2. Mary Deatherage
  3. Kristi Gray
  4. Jaimie Babarczy
  5. Karen Finkle
  6. Akiko Sudano
  7. Karen Ksenzakovic

I’ve created a printable PDF with written instructions and a list of products used to create this card.  You can download, print and/or save it by clicking this image:

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Card stock cuts for this project:

  • Soft Suede – 5-1/2” x 8-1/2” card base scored at 4-1/4″, 3-3/4″ x 5″ panel
  • Whisper White – two In The Tropics die cuts, 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel (inside card)
  • Come Sail Away Designer Series Paper – 3-5/8″ x 4-7/8″ panel
  • Tropical Oasis Designer Series Paper  – 2″ x 3-3/4″ panel
  • Gold Foil Sheets – two In The Tropics die cuts

Stampin’ Up! items used to create this project:

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