Nature Father’s Day

Go back to nature for this Father’s Day card. Make it a birthday card by changing the sentiment.

2018 Father's Day

Paper: Early Espresso, Wood Textured DSP, Very Vanilla, Crumb Cake

Ink: Early Espresso, Crumb Cake

Stamp sets: Better Together, Nailed It, Colorful Seasons

Other supplies: Dimensionals, Glue dots, Linen thread, Woodland embossing folder, Stitched shapes framelits, Layering circles framelits, build It framelits, Seasonal Layers thinlits

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Easy Elegant Butterfly

What a quick and easy elegant card to make! Love the color effect by placing DSP behind the cut out butterfly thinlit!

Simple DSP Butterfly

Paper: Whisper White, Emerald Envy or Berry Burst, Basic Black, DSP

Ink: Black

Stamp sets: Birthday Banner, Heartfelt Blooms

Other supplies: Butterflies thinlits, Bold Butterfly framelits, Ribbon

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Watercolor Wings With The Stamparatus

We’re using an older stamp set that is a multi-step stamp for this card. We’ll be using the Stamparatus to create this card, making it quick and easy!

Stamparatus Butterfly

Paper: Daffodil Delight, Crushed Curry, Whisper White

Ink: Daffodil Delight, Crushed Curry, Black, Pear Pizzazz, Soft Suede

Stamps sets: Watercolor Wings, Butterfly Basics

Other supplies: Stamparatus, Clear Epoxy Shapes

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Foil Masculine Birthday

A little blender pen shading of colors makes the foil paper a little more interesting on this card.

Masculine Birthday

Paper: Basic Gray, Smoky Slate, Springtime Foils,

Ink: Basic Gray, Smoky Slate, Crumb Cake

Stamps: Birthday Wishes For You

Other Supplies: Blender pen, Dimensionals

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2018 June Card Class

Since I was out of town in May, we’re doing an early June card class to be sure and get a Father’s day card in. This can also be made into a birthday card. We’ll also be playing with the Stamparatus to make a multi-stamped butterfly card – so easy!

2018 June class

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Celebrate Happy Birthday

I was excited to try out my new stamping tool, the stamparatus, for this card. It’s great for repeating an image like this Happy Birthday. It makes doing this card very quick and easy! Hint: We’ll be doing some 3-step stamping with this next month.

Celebrate Happy Birthday

Paper: Night of Navy, Marina Mist, Whisper White

Ink: Night of Navy

Stamps: Number of Years

Other supplies: Stamparatus, Celebrate You thinlit, Night of Navy ribbon

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Blossoming Basket

A card for Mother’s Day using the Blossoming Basket stamp and a little coloring. I like how the Basket Weave EF coordinates with this stamp set. We used a little ink on the embossing folder to make the basket weave pop.

Blossoming Basket

Paper: Crumb Cake, Pink Pirouette, Whisper White

Ink: Crumb Cake, Pink Pirouette, Old Olive, Pool Party

Stamp sets: Blossoming Basket, My Mother

Other Supplies: Basketweave EF, Dimensionals

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