It's Day 2 of my CASED (Copy And Share Everything) cards from Stampin' Up!
This one was featured in my Corporate July Email Newsletter. I add my info and send it off to my customers,etc. Within minutes, I had a customer who is a part of one of my Stampers 6 groups contact me. She wanted the Happiness card demonstrated at our group the next day. I was like-What card? HAH! That will teach me to not read my own Newsletter from S.U. On the top they always have a card or project with info on how to make. If you like-You can order everything from my site.
So-After making it myself, I Demonstrated this card:
Isn't this Pretty?
Here is the embossing up close:
Of course this Flower Stamp Set is ONLY AVAILABLE UNTIL JULY 31st.
It is only $5.00 (Wood or Clear) when you purchase at least $50.00 in product-before sales tax and shipping.
You can download the flyer from the top left of my Blog.
So Let's go back to this card:
Here are the Supplies I used:
Stamps: Reason to Smile Set (w) #131274 $5.00, (c) #131275 $5.00, Loving Thoughts (w) #125843 $29.95, (c) #125845 $23.95
Ink: Versamark #102283 $7.50, Early Espresso #126974 $5.95, Rose Red #126954 $5.95, Daffodil Delight #126944 $5.95
Paper: Vanilla Card Stock #101650 $6.95, Watercolor paper #122959 $4.95
Heat Tool-BRAND NEW and AWESOME #129053 $29.95
Embossing powder-Clear #109130 $4.75. (A little goes a long long way).
Ribbon: Mine is long retired but the suggested one was Vanilla Seam Binding #120999 $6.95
Adhesive: Snail #104332 $6.95 (aka booger maker tape!). Need a refill? #104331 $4.50
Daubers People-This is the item to have multiples of!!! Sponge Daubers #102892 $10.95
The original instructions? There really weren't any but I decided after 2 failed attempts what worked. I used the Watercolor paper (like it called for) so one would assume that you are using the watercolor technique–Right!! Wrong. I did not check with the artists at S.U. but after making a series of messes with water and ink I found what worked. I think the best way to get the look I have on the card was using the daubers to burnish in the color. The embossed flowers resist the ink. I would Love to hear your comments or questions. Just post on the comment section below my post today. Perhaps a little Blog Candy? Hmmm-Let's see how many posts I get in the next 24 Hours!
If you would like to purchase any of these supplies and get this fun set before it goes away click HERE to visit my site for an online shopping experience. Need more? Visit my FREE at the top of my blog and see my gift for you placing an online order. It's my way of saying Thank You.