Friday, April 27, 2012

Plant Hope for Arbor Day and PP92


To celebrate Arbor Day, I have a card featuring my beloved Plant Hope Stamp Set. This is one of the sets that Stampin' Up! is retiring at the end of May, so now is your last chance to purchase it. It's such a great set and there are so many different uses for it, including masculine and holiday cards.


The sketch is compliments of The Paper Players. I used torn paper in place of the scallops for my earthy card. A button with some Hemp Twine (also retiring in May) was used for "any shape".


The tree image was colored with Garden Green and Early Espresso Markers. After stamping the first image, I used the stamped off image two more times for a subtle background. The entire panel was sponged with Crumb Cake.

Stampin' Up! Products Used:
Stamp Sets: Plant Hope
Card Stock: Very Vanilla, Garden Green, Early Espresso
Designer Series Paper: Well Worn
Ink Pads: Crumb Cake, Early Espresso
Markers: Garden Green, Early Espresso
Accessories: Regals Buttons, Hemp Twine

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Have a tree-rific day!

Sandy





6 comments:

  1. Love it! I'm going to miss this set and the three trees especially!

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  2. Fabulous masculine card, Sandy! I will miss this set, for sure. Thanks for playing with The Paper Players!

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  3. Oh this is such a fantastic masculine card! Love the torn paper and the stamped off background. Thanks for joining us at The paper Players this week!

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  4. Oh how I will miss this set! I love what you've done with it here the two-toned forest is beautiful and the torn accents give the perfect rustic feel. Thanks for playing along with my sketch at The Paper Players!

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  5. Beautiful!! I love how it looks like a forest! The torn paper really gives it an earthy feel! Thanks for playing with Paper Players!!

    Hugs
    Shirley April GD

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  6. Sandy, this is beautiful! I love how you used the stamp set and the torn edges really add such a great "outdoorsy" feel. SO sad this set is retiring! Thanks for joining us this week at the Paper Players! :)

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