Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Mixed Bunch Easel Card


I vowed not to wait until the last minute to make Mother's Day Cards, like I seem to do for every holiday! So, here's my early start. I really love the way this card came out. It has so much texture and color. I think my Mom is going to love it. It's an easel card, one that stands up on its own. 


Here is a side view of the card so you can see what I mean. This card is so much easier to construct than it looks. Rather than go into detail to explain, I thought I would share the Stampin' Up! video tutorial. 



Wasn't that crazy-easy? I'll be making lots more easel cards in the future. Now to share the rest of the details...


The flower vase was made with an oval cut from the Ovals Die and one end trimmed off a tiny bit. The greeting was heat embossed with White Embossing Powder. Two layers of flowers were placed on top, one punched from solid color card stock, and the others were stamped and punched. Dimensionals separate each layer to give the arrangement some volume. Large Pearls are the perfect center.

Stampin' Up! Products Used:
Stamp Sets: Mixed Bunch, Teeny Tiny Wishes, Delightful Dozen
Card Stock: Whisper White, Regal Rose, Daffodil Delight, Rich Razzleberry, Basic Gray
Ink Pads: Versamark, Regal Rose, Daffodil Delight, Rich Razzleberry
Tools: Big Shot, Perfect Polka Dots Embossing Folder, Blossom, Large Oval, Scallop Oval, 1" Circle and Itty Bitty Punches, Ovals Die, Heat Tool
Accessories: Whisper White Taffeta Ribbon, Large and Standard Pearls, White Embossing Powder


The Mixed Bunch Stamp Set, Blossom Punch and Large Pearls are offered for a limited time in the Stampin' Up! Occasions Mini Catalog. Click here to request a free copy of the catalog or click here to view the catalog online now. 

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Sandy

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