Thank You | Simply Gold

I love our Journey Tape but don’t use it nearly enough.  I tend to hoard it because I love how pretty it is.  This is a great card option for those that don’t like to do a lot of stamping on their cards.

Thank You Gold Tape copy

On a Whip Cream (CS-0040) panel, I attached Simply Gold Journey Tape (AC-0294) at an angle. The  Thank You stamp was stamped in Black Licorice (IP-0041) ink and comes from the Embroidered Greetings (SS-0507) stamp set.  [I love the stitching detail on this stamp – so unique].

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This panel was adhered to a Black Licorice (CS-0003) panel before being adhered to a Whip Cream card base.

The inside saying was stamped in Black Licorice ink and comes from the Celebrate Everything stamp set (SS-0579). 

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I love how this card turned out.

Here are the measurements:
Whip Cream card base = 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 scored at 4 1/4 and another piece cut to 3 3/4 x 5
Black Licorice = 4 x 5 1/4

May all your handmade creations be Inked with Kindness, Stamped with Love.

Lorena

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Thinking of You

I love the simple and clean look of the Sweet You (SS-0099) stamp set that is on the Retirement List. [I know, I am shocked too – it is so pretty].  I stamped the images from this set in Citrus Cooler ink (IP-0048) onto a piece of Pineapple Smoothie (CS-CS-0026) cardstock.  The images were colored in using Lemon Drop Acrylic Paint (JM-0103) and a Medium Blending Brush (TO-0098). [you put some acrylic paint on a clear block and add water from the blending brush, then color in your image – leave me a comment if you would like me to do a video on how to do this].

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This panel was adhered to a Black Licorice (CS-0003) panel before being adhered to a Rock Candy (CS-0031) card base.

Thinking of You Sweet You

The sentiment was stamped with Rock Candy ink (IP-0028) and comes from Bloom Burst (SS-0431) stamp set.  The inside sentiment comes from the Every Day (SS-0164) and was stamped in Rock Candy ink as well onto a Pineapple Smoothie (CS-0026) panel.

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Here are the measurements:
Rock Candy = 4 1/4 x 11, scored at 5 1/2
Black Licorice = 4 x 5 1/4
Pineapple Smoothie = 5 x 3 3/4 (outside panel) and 4 x 5 1/4 (inside panel)

May all your handmade creations be Inked with Kindness, Stamped with Love.

Lorena

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Congratulations | Flower Swirl

I have to be honest, I am not a pink person.  Never have been. But I have to say that I love our Bubble Gum cardstock, ink, silk, etc.  Never thought I would say that I like pink, but I really like the Bubble Gum.

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On a Bubble Gum (CS-0099) card base, I stamped the Congratulations in Black Licorice ink (IP-0041) that came from the Must Have Sentiments (SS-0501).  Then I stamped one of the floral images from the Flower Swirls (SS-0454) in Bubble Gum Ink (IP-0058).  [The Flower Swirls have coordinating dies available and it does come in a bundle, I’ll put those in the supply list below as well].

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On a piece of Whip Cream (CS-0040) cardstock, I stamped the floral images in Clear Pigment (IP-0102) ink and embossed them with White Embossing Powder (IP-0098).  Using the Large Dauber (TO-0138), I inked it up in Bubble Gum ink and in a circular motion added color to this panel.  The flowers were then shaded a little more in certain areas using a Blending Brush (TO-0097) and our Color Splash Watercolor Pencils (JM-0078).

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This panel was adhered to a Sweet Berry (CS-0034) using Easy Glide (AD-0081) and then adhered to a Black Licorice (CS-0003) piece before being adhered to the card front.  To finish off the outside, I adhered Journey Sequins – Bloom Time (AC-0114) with Glue Dots (AC-0083).

The inside sentiment came from the Celebrate Everything (SS-0579) stamp set. This set is becoming my go to set for sure.

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Here are the measurements:
Bubble Gum = 4 1/4 x 11, scored at 5 1/2
Black Licorice = 4 1/2 x 2 1/2
Sweet Berry = 4 1/4 x 2 1/4
Whip Cream = 4 x 2 and 4 x 5 1/4 (this is for the inside panel)

May all your handmade creations be Inked with Kindness, Stamped with Love.

Lorena

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Happy Adventure

I LOVE how this card turned out.  I hope you do too.  I used a lot of different stamps on this card but to me it was worth it.  Don’t fret, there is a video as well.

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I used Cool Pool (CS-0118) for the card base and added a Black Licorice (CS-003) card panel to the front.  On a Whip Cream (CS-0040) I stamped the following images:

Ink Splat (AT-0108) stamp to make the dirt.  I stamped the smaller end into Oatmeal Cookie (IP-0011) and stamped it onto the card panel.  I cleaned the stamp and then stamped it in Hazelnut Blend (IP-0012) and offset the stamping a bit to give it more of a 2 tone dirt look.

Trees (from the Fresh Forest Stamp Set (SS-0487) = the large one was stamped in Kiwi Slice (IP-0024) ink, stamped off on a scrap sheet of paper before being stamped onto the card panel.  The small one was stamped in Kiwi Slice (IP-X0024 and then stamped directly onto the card panel.

Sunshine (My Sunshine ATS (AT-0286) = was stamped in Lemon Drop (IP-0043) ink, stamped off on a scrap sheet of paper before being stamped onto the card panel.

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I used the decorative Circle images from the Sunday Morning Stamp Set (SS-0570) in Cool Pool (IP-0074) ink.  On a scrap piece of Whip Cream card stock, I stamped the circle images before stamping the Scenic Route sentiment (AT-0287) in Black Licorice ink.  The ends were flagged before adhering it to the panel.  I used a piece from the Sweet Romance Tape (AC-0290) [this is a Bloom Benefit that you can get free with an order of $100 or more].

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The truck came from the Happy Adventure (SS-0565) stamp set and was stamped in Black Licorice ink.  I used a Blending Brush (TO-0098) and some splashes to color in the truck.   Watermelon Fusion Splash (IP-0083) to color in the tail lights.  Shimmer Silver Splash (IP-0082) was used to color in the bumper and Cool Pool Splash (IP-0076) was used to color in the truck.  I used Just Write Gels (JD-0060) to color in the flowers in the truck bed.  Using the Detail Pro Shears (TO-0063), I cut out the truck and popped it up onto the card front using Foam Squares (AD-0085).

Happy Adventure

The inside sentiment comes from the Happy Sentiments (SS-0304) stamp set and was stamped in Black Licorice ink onto a Whip Cream panel.

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I’d love to hear your thoughts on this project.

May all your handmade creations be Inked with Kindness, Stamped with Love.

Lorena

P.S.  There are several products from this project that are on the retired list.  I have listed them below.

*Fresh Forest (SS-0487) [the coordinating dies and bundle are on the retirement list as well].
*Happy Sentiment (SS-0304)
*Sweet Romance Tape (AC-0290) – Bloom Benefit

This  great time to get the products that have been on your wish list.

 

New Tools!

What a fun and exciting day!  Yes, yes, yes, – Fun Stampers Journey has just added these amazing tools to their wonderful collection of fabulous products.

I just ordered mine and can’t wait to get them in.

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Enjoy your day!

May all your handmade creations be Inked with Kindness, Stamped with Love.

Lorena

Below is the most up to date Retirement List too.

May 14 Retirement Party Catalog_Page Number List

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Happy Birthday | Mystic Romance

The Mystic Romance collection is just gorgeous.  I love everything!! There is so much color and detail in the Mystic Romance Prints (PP-0047).  I am so sad to see that it is on the retirement list.

Check out this quick card using one of the prints from the Mystic Romance paper pack as the focal for the card.

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There is so much detail on this paper!!!

 

On a piece of Whip Cream (CS-0040) card stock I stamped the sentiment from the Date Me (SS-0494) stamp set.  The Happy was stamped in Cranberry Bliss (IP-0049) and the Birthday was stamped in Black Licorice (IP-0041).  [the nice thing about this stamp set is that they are separate to you can easily stamp them in different colors and I just love the font].

I adhered the stamped Whip Cream piece to a Black Licorice (CS-0003) panel.  Using Easy Glide (AD-0081) I adhered a piece from the Mystic Romance Prints (PP-0047).  [so many beautiful designs to choose from].  I adhered Green Olive Grosgrain Ribbon (AC-0248) in the middle and then adhered the panel to a Whip Cream card base.

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For the inside I used a sentiment from the Inside & Out (SS-0576) stamp set and stamped it in Black Licorice.

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Be sure to order your Mystic Romance Prints (PP-0047)  – it is only available until the end of June 2018 or while supplies last.  These prints are so gorgeous I wouldn’t want you to miss out on them being sold out.

This card is so quick and easy and so Gorgeous!!!

May all your handmade creations be Inked with Kindness, Stamped with Love.

Lorena

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Thank You Card | Banners & Bows Promotion

I saw this card on page 12 of the Celebrating Life’s Moments – Spring into Summer Trends mini catalog.  I loved how bright it was and thought what an awesome Thank You card for my customers.    I didn’t have the Banner Parade Dies (DI-0031) so I had to improvise but you’ll be happy to know that the Banner Parade Dies are on their way to me because after I made this card, I wanted to make sure that I had them in my stash of craft supplies.  I already have an Amaze machine (TO-0134) but if I didn’t, I would have bought the  Banner & Bows Bundle (BD-0391) [You will understand why when you see that you get the Amaze Machine for Free as part of the Banner & Bows Bundle], you get some fun dies to play with and the Bundle Price is a fantastic.

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Let’s dive into how to make this card.

On a Huckleberry Fusion (CS-0015) card base, I attached a panel from the Sunday Adventure Prints (PP-0053).  I flagged the end using the Grand Pro Shears (TO-0064)  it would have been so much easier to use the Banners Parade Dies, [The Banner Parade Dies can be purchased separately or they are part of the Banners & Bows Bundle (BD-0391) Promotion], and cut  piece of Limeade Splash (CS-0020) and Lemon Drop (CS-0018) card stock.  I used the Charming Thank You (Host Exclusive with an order of $150 – DI-0445) to cut a piece of Black Licorice (CS-0003).  I used Craft Glue (AD-0111) to attach it to the card front.  [Did you know that the craft glue is part of the Banners & Bows Bundle as well].

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The sentiment comes from the Inside & Out (SS-0576) stamp set and was stamped in Black Licorice ink (IP-0041) onto a piece of Whip Cream (CS-0040)  card stock and cut out using the Journey Circles Dies (DI-0039).  I popped it up on the card front using Foam Squares (AD-0085).

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The Butterfly comes from the Small Things Bundle (BD-0373) and was stamped in Black Licorice ink and cut it out using the coordinating dies and the Amaze machine.  I used Turbo Teal (IP-0125) and Electric Lime (IP-0121) splashes and a Blending Brush (TO-0097) to color in the Butterfly and popped it up on the front of the card using Foam Squares (AD-0084).

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To finish off the card I added  Journey Sequins – Blue Skies (AC-0113) using Glue Dots (AD-0083). 

How fun is this card?  Be sure to order your Banners & Bows Bundle (BD-0391). It is only available while supplies last. Check out all the fun items that are included in this bundle – and you get the Amaze Die Cutting Machine Free* – Amazing!!!!

BNB Promotion with Coach Pricing

May all  your hand-made creations be Inked with Kindness, Stamped with Love.

Lorena

Price: $139.95