July Stamping Technique
We created a unique background called Polished Stone, once again you can also re-create this look by looking around your house! Rubbing Alcohol and Cotton Balls and your Stampin' Up! ink pad re-inkers.
Our first card was a sympathy card,
Stamps: Love & Sympathy
Ink: Midnight Muse, Primrose Petals; Bashful Blue Re-Inker, Pretty in Pink Re-Inker
Cardstock: Primrose Petals, Midnight Muse, Bashful Blue, Glossy Cardstock
Accessories: 1-Dimension, Midnight Muse Satin Stitched Ribbon, Sponging, Tulip Embossing Folder
Primrose Petals 5 1/2 x 8 1/2
Midnight Muse 3 1/8 x 4 1/4
Bashful Blue 4 x 5
Glossy Cardstock 2 7/8 x 4
This is the second card, a summer Wedding card!
Stamps: Reason to Smile, One in a Million
Ink: Soft Suede
Cardstock: Summer Starfruit, Soft Suede, Glossy Cardstock, Cajun Craze, Comfort Cafe DS Paper
Accessories: 1-Dimension, Jewel Brad, Pearl Jewel, Chevron Embossing Folder, Daffodile Delight Seam Binding Ribbon
Soft Suede 2 1/2 x 5 1/2
Glossy Cardstock 3 1/4 x 3 1/2
Summer Starfruit 4 1/4 x 11
Comfort Cafe DS paper 3 5/8 x 5 1/2
I just love how this card turned out, the flowers remind me of sunflowers!
Stamps: Party This Way
Ink: Pool Party, Chocolate Chip, Island Indigo
Cardstock: Pool Party, Comfort Cafe DS Paper, Very Vanilla
Accessories: Pool Party Twine for the Inside, Penant Punch
Very Vanilla 8x8"
Comfort Cafe DS paper 4 pieces measuring 1 7/8 x 4
Pool Party 4 1/4 x 4 1/2
(This is a original design that I came up with, the fold I got from my friend Janet Forton)
And that takes care of our class for July, 2012! I always am amazed how much I am enjoying the techniques and folds, it really takes me out of my "comfort zone" but I love it!!
As always take care, stay cool (we are having hot and humid this week)