Hi Stampers, Today I opened up the Floral Frames stamp set and matching dies to make my card for you.  It fit the sketch perfectly and I loved coloring the flowers with my Stampin' Up!  watercolor pencils.  I used Granny... The post Stampin' Up! ...

 

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Stampin’ Up! Floral Frames for the Happy Inkin’ Thursday Blog Hop

Hi Stampers, Today I opened up the Floral Frames stamp set and matching dies to make my card for you.  It fit the sketch perfectly and I loved coloring the flowers with my Stampin’ Up!  watercolor pencils.  I used Granny Apple Green (my favorite new color) and Gorgeous Grape (another new color), I think the color combo is so bright and cheery, what do you think?

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Here is the sketch:

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Stampin’ Up! Floral Frames:

Stampin' Up! Floral Frames card by Kristi @ www.stampingwithkristi.com

Here is the card recipe:

Card Base: Whisper White 4-1/4 x 11, scored at 5-1/2

Mat: Brights DSP Granny Apple Green 4 x 5-1/4

Art Piece: Whisper White 3-1/4 x 3-3/8

Strip: Brights DSP Gorgeous Grape 3-1/4 x 1

The details:

Stampin' Up! Floral Frames card by Kristi @ www.stampingwithkristi.com

The art piece:

  • Stamp the floral frames design onto the whisper White art piece with Tuxedo Memento ink
  • Color in the large leaves with your Granny Apple Green Watercolor Pencil and blend with the Blender Pen
  • Color in the tiny leaves with  your Garden Green Water Color Pencil and blend with your Blender Pen
  • Color in the tiny flowers with your Highland Heather Stampin Write Marker
  • Run the stamped and colored art piece through your Big Shot with the Pinewood Planks Embossing Folder
  • Adhere your strip on Gorgeous Grape DSP to the right hand side of the art piece
  • Stampin' Up! Floral Frames card by Kristi @ www.stampingwithkristi.com
  • Stamp the 3 and 2 cluster floral images onto a scrap piece of Whisper White card stock
  • Color the flowers with the Gorgeous Grape Water Color Pencil and blend with your Blender Pen
  • Die cut the floral clusters out with the matching die and adhere to the art piece with dimensionals

More details:

Stampin' Up! Floral Frames card by Kristi @ www.stampingwithkristi.com

  •  Cut a strip of Gorgeous Grape striped ribbon and wrap it around the Granny Apple Green DSP
  • Attach the mat to the card front
  • Attach your art piece to the front of the card with dimensionals
  • Add a bow the the right hand side of the art piece
  • Adhere two glitter dots and a few rhinestones to the art piece and you are done

The Inside:

Stampin' Up! Floral Frames card by Kristi @ www.stampingwithkristi.com

Here is our team:

Alright, on with the hop!  Click the button below to hop over to see what the rest of the team created for you today:

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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:

Shelagh Freemantle:

Mary Deatherage:

Kristi Gray:

Sue Prather:

Karen Finkle:

Julie Johnston:

Sandi MacIver

Can I help you?

Do you need product to make this card and need a demonstrator? I would be happy to answer any questions or assist you.  You can either click the “shop with me button” which directs you to my online store or click the “contact me” button for further help.  Happy Stamping, Kristi

My Customer loyalty program & my way of saying THANK YOU for choosing me as your Demonstrator.

  • Earn a Butterfly for each $25.00 in Stampin’ Up! products that you order through me. (before shipping and tax)  Collect 20 Butterflies and earn  free product valued at $30.00
  • Current Butterfly Club members also receive all Stampin’ Up! catalogs for free!
  • Butterflies are calculated per order and cannot be combined with other orders made within the same month.

These are the products I used to make my card:

 Product List

 

 

 

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Stampin’ Up! Abstract Impressions for the Happy Inkin” Thursday Blog Hop

Hi Stampers, Today we have a sketch challenge for you.  I just received the new Abstract Impressions stamp set and thought it would be perfect for the sketch.

 

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Here is the sketch:

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Stampin’ Up! Abstract Impressions:

Stampin' Up! Abstract Impressions card by Kristi @ www.stampingwithkristi.com

Here is the Card Recipe:

Card base: Granny Apple Green 4-1/4 x 11, scored at 5-1/2

Mat: Whisper White 4 x 5-1/4

Mat: DSP: Brights 3-7/8 x 5-1/8

Banner: DSP Brights 2-3/4 x 4-1/2 (cut a tail at the bottom of this banner)

The Details:

Stampin' Up! Abstract Impressions card by Kristi @ www.stampingwithkristi.com

  • Die cut your art piece with the largest Stitched Oval Framelits in Whisper White Card stock
  • Die cut your oval mat in Melon Mambo using the Layering Oval Framelit
  • Stamp your Whisper White oval art piece as follows:
  • Stamp your grass in Granny Apple Green using the largest grass stamp with second generation stamping
  • Stamp the top layer of grass in full strength Granny Apple Green using the thinner bladed grass stamp
  • Stamp the full solid flowers in Flirty Flamingo
  • Stamp the shadow flower stamp in Melon Mambo
  • Mount your art piece onto the Melon Mambo scallop oval with dimensionals

More Details:

Stampin' Up! Abstract Impressions card by Kristi @ www.stampingwithkristi.com

  • Adhere the DSP mat to the Whisper White mat with snail
  • Adhere the banner to the front of the matted stack
  • Wrap a piece of Granny Apple Green Ribbon around the panels of stacked mats
  • Adhere this stack to the front of the card
  • Attach your art piece to the front of the card

Finishing Touches:

Stampin' Up! Abstract Impressions card by Kristi @ www.stampingwithkristi.com

  • Add a Granny Apple Green ribbon to the front of the card
  • Adhere some Granny Apple Green glitter dot and a few rhinestones to the art piece

The Inside:

Stampin' Up! Abstract Impressions card by Kristi @ www.stampingwithkristi.com

Here Is Our Team:

Alright, on with the hop!  Click the button below to hop over to see what the rest of the team created for you today:

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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:

Shelagh Freemantle:

Mary Deatherage:

Kristi Gray:

Jaimie Babarczy:

Sue Prather:

Karen Finkle:

Julie Johnston:

Can I help you?

Do you need product to make this card and need a demonstrator? I would be happy to answer any questions or assist you.  You can either click the “shop with me button” which directs you to my online store or click the “contact me” button for further help.  Happy Stamping, Kristi

My Customer loyalty program & my way of saying THANK YOU for choosing me as your Demonstrator.

  • Earn a Butterfly for each $25.00 in Stampin’ Up! products that you order through me. (before shipping and tax)  Collect 20 Butterflies and earn  free product valued at $30.00
  • Current Butterfly Club members also receive all Stampin’ Up! catalogs for free!
  • Butterflies are calculated per order and cannot be combined with other orders made within the same month.

These are the products I used to make my card:

 Product List

 

 

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Alternate Monday Stampin’ Up! “Bike Ride”

Hi Stampers, It’s Alternate Monday day.  That means I am sharing a card taken from the blog hop that I participate in each Thursday. I am taking either the sketch or color challenge and making a second card that is close to or similar to the posted card from the hop.  I want to inspire you to get different looks for your card by mixing it up a bit by color and design.  Today I used the same layout, with a twist and changed the colors to give the card an “Alternate” look.

Stampin’ Up!  Bike Ride:

Stampin' Up! Bike Ride card by Krist @ www.stampingwithkristi.com

Here is the card recipe:

Card base: Basic Black 5-1/2 x 8-1/2, scored at 4-1/4

Mat: DSP Brights Paper Pack 5-1/4 x 4

Mat DSP Tropical Chic 5 x 3-7/8

Tiny mat: Lovely Lipstick 4-3/8 x 3-1/8

Art piece: Whisper White 4-1/4 x 2-7/8

The Details:

The Bike:

Stampin' Up! Bike Ride card by Krist @ www.stampingwithkristi.com

  • On your Whisper White art piece stamp as follows:
  • Lovely Lipstick:  Bike Frame,
  • Pineapple Punch:  Tire Rims, seat, petal and handle bars on bike
  • Rear rack: Lovely Lipstick
  • All popped up images are stamped on a scrap of  Whisper White card stock and die cut with the coordinating die set
  • Stamp the floral outline image twice in Tuxedo Black Ink
  • Stamp the solid flowers in Lovely Lipstick and color in the leaves with Granny Apple Green Stampin Markers
  • Stamp the woven basket outline stamp in Tuxedo Black ink and stamp the solid basket image in Gray Granite
  • Stamp the dot outline image in Tuxedo Black Ink and use the solid dot image and color him in Gray Granite
  • Stamp the outline doggy scarf in Tuxedo Black ink
  • Stamp the solid doggy scarf in Lovely Lipstick

More details:

Stampin' Up! Bike Ride card by Krist @ www.stampingwithkristi.com

  • Glue the front basket to the bike with liquid glue
  • Attach the doggy with dimensionals to the basket
  • Adhere the small floral cluster with a glue dot to the bottom of the dog where he sits in the basket (this floral was fussy cut around the one large flower)
  • adhere the woven basket to the rear rack with dimensionals
  • Adhere the large flower bunch with glue dots
  • Add a rhinestone to the center of each large flower
  • Attach a Pineapple punch ribbon to the woven basket and floral
  • Adhere your two DSP panels to the front of the card base
  • Adhere your art piece to the Lovely Lipstick mat and adhere to the DSP panels with dimensionals
  • Stamp your sentiment with Black ink and punch it our the the modern label punch
  • Adhere it to the front of the card with dimensionals

Here is the card inspiration:

Here is the card from my Thursday Blog Hop.  You can see it here:

Stampin' Up! Bike Ride and Best Route card by Kristi @ www.stampingwithkristi.com

Do you need product to make this card and need a demonstrator? I would be happy to answer any questions or assist you.  You can either click the “shop with me button” which directs you to my online store or click the “contact me” button for further help.  Happy Stamping, Kristi

My Customer loyalty program & my way of saying THANK YOU for choosing me as your Demonstrator.

  • Earn a Butterfly for each $25.00 in Stampin’ Up! products that you order through me. (before shipping and tax)  Collect 20 Butterflies and earn  free product valued at $30.00
  • Current Butterfly Club members also receive all Stampin’ Up! catalogs for free!
  • Butterflies are calculated per order and cannot be combined with other orders made within the same month.

These are the products I used to make my card:

 Product List

 

 

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Stampin’ Up! Best Route Meets Bike Ride for the Happy Inkin’ Thursday Blog Hop

Hi Stampers, Today we had a color challenge that fits perfectly with the Best Route Designer Series Paper.  We are working with Mango Melody, Blueberry Bushel and Gray Granite.   I loved the paper with the bikes on it and thought “Oh the Bike Ride stamp set needs to get inked up”.  I think the combination is a winner and I hope you do too.

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Here is the color challenge:

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Stampin’ Up! Best Route meets Bike Ride:

Stampin' Up! Bike Ride and Best Route card by Kristi @ www.stampingwithkristi.com

Here is the card recipe:

Card base: Gray Granite 5-1/2 x 8-1/2, scored at 4-1/4

Mat: DSP Best Route 5-1/4 x 4

Mat DSP Best Route 5 x 3-7/8

Tiny mat: Mango Melody 4-3/8 x 3-1/8

Art piece: Whisper White 4-1/4 x 2-7/8 (embossed with the Pinewood Planks EF)

The Details:

Stampin' Up! Bike Ride and Best Route card by Kristi @ www.stampingwithkristi.com

The Bike:

  • Stamp all images on Whisper White Card Stock using the Bike Ride Stamp set and die cut with the coordinating die set
  • Blueberry Bushel:  Bike Frame,
  • Black:  Tires
  • Mango Melody:  Tire Rims, seat, petal and handle bars on bike
  • Stamp the books (once), and floral image (twice) with the outline image in Tuxedo Black ink
  • Stamp the solid flowers in Mango Melody and color in the leaves with Granny Apple Green Stampin Markers
  • On one of the floral bunches is fussy cut around the large flower out
  • Stamp the color on the books with Gray Granite, Mango Melody and Blueberry Bushel
  • Die cut the front basket and rear bike frame stand in Blueberry Bushel card stock and die cut them out
  • Adhere the bike frame to the embossed art piece with dimensionals
  • Tuck the tires underneath the bike frame with glue dots
  • Glue the rear bike stand to the back of the bike with liquid glue

More details:

Stampin' Up! Bike Ride and Best Route card by Kristi @ www.stampingwithkristi.com

  • Wrap some lined thread around the books and top with a bow
  • Adhere the books with double stacked dimensionals
  • Adhere the small floral cluster with a dimensional

 

  • Stampin' Up! Bike Ride and Best Route card by Kristi @ www.stampingwithkristi.com
  • Adhere the blue basket to the front of the bike with Liquid glue
  • Adhere the large flower bunch with dimensionals
  • Add a rhinestone to the center of each large flower
  • Adhere your two DSP panels to the front of the card base
  • Adhere your art piece to the Mango Melody mat and adhere to the DSP panels with dimensionals

Here is our team:

Alright, on with the hop!  Click the button below to hop over to see what the rest of the team created for you today:

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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:

Shelagh Freemantle:

Mary Deatherage:

Kristi Gray:

Jaimie Babarczy:

Sue Prather:

Karen Finkle:

Julie Johnston:

Can I help you?

Do you need product to make this card and need a demonstrator? I would be happy to answer any questions or assist you.  You can either click the “shop with me button” which directs you to my online store or click the “contact me” button for further help.  Happy Stamping, Kristi

My Customer loyalty program & my way of saying THANK YOU for choosing me as your Demonstrator.

  • Earn a Butterfly for each $25.00 in Stampin’ Up! products that you order through me. (before shipping and tax)  Collect 20 Butterflies and earn  free product valued at $30.00
  • Current Butterfly Club members also receive all Stampin’ Up! catalogs for free!
  • Butterflies are calculated per order and cannot be combined with other orders made within the same month.

These are the products I used to make my card:

 Product List

 

 

 

 

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Alternate Monday Stampin’ Up! Blended Season

Hi Stampers, It’s Alternate Monday day.  That means I am sharing a card taken from the blog hop that I participate in each Thursday. I am taking either the sketch or color challenge and making a second card that is close to or similar to the posted card from the hop.  I want to inspire you to get different looks for your card by mixing it up a bit by color and design.  Today I used the same layout, with a twist and changed the colors to give the card an “Alternate” look.

Stampin’ Up! Blended Season:

Stampin' Up! Blended Bloom card by Kristi @ www.stampingwithkristi.com

Here is the recipe:

Card base: Whisper White 5-1/2 x 8-1/2 scored at 4-1/4

Mat: Soft Suede 5-1/4 x 4

DSP: Bright DSP Pack (Pumpkin Pie) 5-1/8 x 3-7/8

Art piece: Whisper White die cut from the Blended Season Die

The Details:

Stampin' Up! Blended Bloom card by Kristi @ www.stampingwithkristi.com

 

  • Adhere your DSP to the Soft Suede mat
  • Stamp the leaf image onto the die cut shape with black Tuxedo Memento Ink (only the right hand side will be on the die cut)
  • Stamp your sentiment to the die cut shape
  • Adhere your Whisper White die cut art piece to the middle of the DSP stack
  • Wrap a piece of Linen Thread around the mat stack
  • Adhere the mat stack to the front of the card with dimensionals

More details:

Stampin' Up! Blended Bloom card by Kristi @ www.stampingwithkristi.com

 

The Leaves:

  • Stamp the leaf image a couple of times onto a piece of Whisper White card stock with Tuxedo
    Black Ink
  • Color in the leaves using your Stampin Blends as follows:
  • Pumpkin Pie, Old Olive and Crumb Cake shaded with Bronze. I added some Bronze highlights to the leaf tips and blended the brown color in with the light shade of the base color with the Stampin blend
  • Fussy cut your leaf images out with your paper snips
  • Adhere your leaf cutout over the stamped image on the front of the art piece, some with glue dots and some  with dimensionals
  • Add a Corrugated Shape with a dimensional to the group of leaves

Even more details:

Stampin' Up! Blended Bloom card by Kristi @ www.stampingwithkristi.com

 

  • Add a Linen Thread bow to the Corrugated Shape
  • Add a button from the  True Gentleman Button pack
  • Embellish with Metallic Pearls and your are done

Here is my card inspiration:

Here is the card from my Thursday Blog Hop.  You can see my card here:

Stampin' Up! Blended Bloom card by Kristi @ www.stampingwithkristi.com

Can I help you?

Do you need product to make this card and need a demonstrator? I would be happy to answer any questions or assist you.  You can either click the “shop with me button” which directs you to my online store or click the “contact me” button for further help.  Happy Stamping, Kristi

My Customer loyalty program & my way of saying THANK YOU for choosing me as your Demonstrator.

  • Earn a Butterfly for each $25.00 in Stampin’ Up! products that you order through me. (before shipping and tax)  Collect 20 Butterflies and earn  free product valued at $30.00
  • Current Butterfly Club members also receive all Stampin’ Up! catalogs for free!
  • Butterflies are calculated per order and cannot be combined with other orders made within the same month.

These are the products I used to make my card:

 Product List

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