I created a set of 4 cards for the Stamping Lovelies color challenge. I started by making my own DSP using the Positive Thoughts stamp set and the 2018- 2019 In Colors. These bright and cheery colors are retiring in June so don’t wait to stock up on your favorites. You can see all the 2018 – 2020 In Color products here in my Online Store.
Start with a Blueberry Bushel cs card base. Cut a Pineapple Punch cs panel, dry emboss it with the Parisian Flourish 3D embossing folder (don’t forget to use the blue 3D Embossing Folder Plate to get the best impression), and glue it to the card base.
I cut down the Whisper White cs Positive Thoughts DSP piece (3 3/4″ x 5 1/2″), then ripped it so the piece from the right is about 3″ to 3 1/4″ long, and glued it to the right side of card front.
Stamp the sentiment from the Peaceful Moments stamp set in Blueberry Bushel ink on Whisper White cs. Die cut out the sentiment with the Painted Labels dies. Die cut out a Vellum cs label with the Wild Rose dies.
Use Snail applied to the center of the Vellum cs label to attach it centered on the card front. Attach the die cut Whisper White cs sentiment label to the center of the Vellum cs with Stampin’ Dimensionals. Use the Dark Lovely Lipstick Stampin’ Blend to color pearls and then add them to the card front and sentiment label.
Don’t forget to add a Whisper White cs inside panel to write your message. I stamped the sentiment and added an embossed Pineapple Punch cs strip to the inside and back of the card to pull the theme through.
I hope you enjoyed the first card in my Positive Thoughts 2018 – 2020 In Colors cards. You can purchase the Positive Thoughts stamp set, Peaceful Moments stamp set, and retiring 2018 – 2020 In Color products in my Online Store now. And remember Sale-A-Bration is going on now so you can earn exclusive Level 1 (with a $50 order) and Level 2 (with a $100 order) items.
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Card Measurements –
Blueberry Bushel cs card base – 8 1/2″ x 5 1/2″ scored at 4 1/4″
Embossed Pineapple Punch cs panel – 4″ x 5 1/4″ plus 2 strip
Stamped Whisper White cs panel – ripped 3 3/4″ x 3″ – 31/4″
Vellum cs label – die cut from the Wild Rose dies
Whisper White cs sentiment label – die cut with Painted Labels dies
Whisper White cs inside panel – 3 7/8″ x 5 1/8″
cs = cardstock