I used the Stampin’ Up! Beautiful Autumn stamp set bundle and the Bloom & Grow stamp set to create my card for the Happy Inkin’ Thursday Blog Hop. We’ve got a plaid theme challenge this week and this is what I made for it.
Here is the theme challenge for us this week:
My card design was inspired by Sketch Saturday #630.
I started by adhering panels from the Plaid Tidings 6″ x 6″ DSP (on sale for 15% off during October) and the 2019-2021 In Color 6″ x 6″ DSP packs to a panel of Pretty Peacock card stock with Stampin’ Seal. Then I wrapped a strand of Linen Thread around the panel over the seam between the papers three times and I tied a bow. I adhered the layered panel to the front of a Pretty Peacock card base with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
I stamped the sentiment from the Bloom & Grow photopolymer stamp set in VersaMark ink on a panel of Cajun Craze card stock, sprinkled it with White Stampin’ Emboss Powder and then heat embossed it. I cut around the sentiment with one of the Hippo & Friends Dies and then I adhered the die cut sentiment to the card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
I stamped the leaf outline images from the Beautiful Autumn photopolymer stamp set in in Bumblebee and Cajun Craze inks on a panel of Whisper White card stock. I inked the solid leaf images in Cajun Craze and Bumblebee inks, stamped them on scrap paper and then stamped them over the outline images. I punched the leaves out with the coordinating Autumn Punch Pack punches and then adhered them with Glue Dots to the card front. I added three of the Bumblebee enamel dots from the 2020-2022 In Color Enamel Dots pack to finish the card front.
I adhered a strip of the Plaid Tidings DSP to 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:
- Amy Koenders – You Are Here
- Mary Deatherage
- Kristi Gray
- Jaimie Babarczy
- Sue Prather
- Karen Finkle
- Akiko Sudano
- Karen Ksenzakovic
- Julie Johnston
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:
- Pretty Peacock – 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″ card base scored at 4-1/4″, 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel
- Cajun Craze – Hippo & Friends die cut
- Whisper White – five Autumn Punch Pack punches, 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel (inside card)
- Plaid Tidings 6″ x 6″ Designer Series Paper – 3-3/8″ x 3-7/8″ panel, 5/8″ x 5-1/4″ strip (inside card)
- 2019-2020 In Color 6″ x 6″ Designer Series Paper – 1-3/4″ x 3-7/8″ panel
Your interpretation of the sketch is spot on. I love that sentiment.
Thanks Karen! 🙂
So pretty!! Love that you used that sentiment and the leaves with the woodgrain DSP goes perfect with plaid!
Thanks Akiko! 🙂
LOVE this Amy 🙂 I couldn’t figure out what to do with this DSP. You used it perfectly.
Thanks Karen! 🙂
such pretty warm colors on that plaid and I love the sentiment
Thanks Sandi! 🙂
Oh, so pretty, Amy. I see we both used plaid and wood grain…great minds you know! 🙂
Thanks Julie! 🙂
Love love love love love! I sorta like this card! 🙂
Ha! Thanks Mary! 🙂
Great combination of the plaid and woodgrain DSPs and great take on the sketch. Results = one great card.
Thanks Susan! 🙂
Love this card, Amy! The DSP/Plaid really adds to it. The sketch and colors are a great combo, too!
Thanks Leslie! 🙂
Great card Amy, now I can use that plaid DSP, it had be stumped!
Thanks Kristi! 🙂
Fun card… Plaid plus the woodgrain in that color – fantastic combo!
Lo0ve that plaid with the woodgrain in that color… fantastic combo!
Thanks Terry Lynn! 🙂
I love this sweet plaid with the leaves – perfect for fall!
Thanks Linda! 🙂