Saturday, 11 March 2017

Oh So Succulents Card


Succulents are all the rage right now - both in the crafting world and home decor. I love that Stampin' Up! is right on target with what's popular and that could explain why everyone (myself included) is going crazy over our "Oh So Succulent" Bundle! You can find this suite on pages 20 & 21 of our Occasions catalogue. I love today's card - here is the supply list and tutorial for you:



Stampin’ Up! Supplies:
  • STAMPS – Oh So Succulent Bundle (145184 photopolymer)
  • PAPER – Whisper White (100730), Old Olive (100702), Succulent Garden Designer Series Paper (DSP) (142778)
  • INK – Whisper White Craft Ink Pad (101731), Old Olive (126953), Sweet Sugarplum (141395)
  • OTHER – Big Shot (143263), Pearl Basic Jewels (119247) Stampin’ Dimensionals (104430), White Stampin’ Emboss Powder (109132), Heat Tool (129053), Fast Fuse Adhesive (129026), Multipurpose Liquid Glue (110755)
      
Cutting & Scoring: 
  • Whisper White - 8 1/2” x 5 1/2 “, score and fold at 4 ¼”
  • Old Olive – 3 1/2” x 3 1/2”, 5” x 5”
  • Succulent Garden DSP – (2) 2” x 5 1/4”
  • Whisper White – 3 1/4” x 3 1/4”   
         
Instructions:

1.     Cut 2” off of front of Whisper White card base

2.     Adhere one of the 2 x 5 ¼” DSP to left side of front of card base

3.     Adhere the other 2 x 5 1/4” DSP to the inside of card base on right side

4.     Cut out all solid Succulent Flowers with 5 x 5 Old Olive Cardstock

5.     Stamp tips of all Succulent Flowers with Whisper White Craft Ink

6.     Emboss the Succulent Flowers with White Emboss Powder and heat set

7.     Assemble all layers with Stampin’ Dimensionals

8.     Stamp “The Best Love Story…” with Old Olive Ink on bottom of 3 x 3 Whisper White layer

9.     Stamp long skinny images with Old Olive Ink on 3’ x 3” Whisper White layer

10. Stamp small flowers on 3 1/4” x 3 1/4” Whisper White layer with Sweet Sugarplum Ink

11. Adhere 3 1/4” x 3 1/4” Whisper White layer to 3 1/2” x 3 1/2” Old Olive layer

12. Apply Fast Fuse Adhesive to left side of Whisper White/Old Olive layer and add to front left of card base

13. Attach Succulent Flowers to 3 1/4” x 3 1/4” Whisper White layer by making an “x” with Fast Fuse adhesive where you want to place the flower.

14. Cut out one of the long skinny image with Old Olive CS and apply under the Succulent Flower

15. Add one Pearl Basic Jewel to center of Succulent Flower
  

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Enjoy the day and HAPPY STAMPING!
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1 comment:

Jackie said...

Beautiful! Love this suite.