Well, here we are again with another floral card. This time it is all about the Fine Art Floral Suite from Stampin’ Up! I have to say, in no uncertain terms, this is one of my all-time favorite suites of products. If you love everything floral as much as I do, the Fine Art Floral Suite – Thinking of You is perfect!
Check out the Gilded Leafing in the center of my flower. So pretty! This is just one of the amazing products in the Fine Art Floral Suite. Be sure and watch my video, below, to learn how to add this gorgeous product to your Fine Art Floral Suite – Thinking of You card.
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Hydrangeas are awesome! I remember my Grandmother always having huge, I mean HUGE hydrangea bushes in front of her home. The flowers were purple and blue and absolutely gorgeous. Clearly, my Grandmother could grow anything. Unfortunately, I can’t say the same for me. At least, now I can stamp them to my heart’s content, and in any color I choose. Hopefully, you will create a Hydrangea “For You” card for someone in your life. Your thoughtfulness will certainly be appreciated.
Click on the photo above to see a list of Stampin’ Up! products I used.
Don’t you love the Hydrangea Hill Mercury Glass Designer Acetate? So pretty!
Do you stamp the inside of your cards? Of course, it does take a little extra time, however, the results are worth it!
Night of Navy cardstock (card base) — 4-1/4 x 11; score and fold at 5-1/2
Hydrangea Hill Mercury Glass Designer Acetate (1st layer) — 3 x 4-1/4
Night of Navy cardstock (2nd layer) — 2-1/2 x 3-3/4
Basic White cardstock (3rd layer) — 2-3/8 x 3-5/8
Basic White cardstock (scrap) — stamp and die-cut hydrangea
Basic White cardstock (inside) — 3 x 4-1/4
Here is a video that shows how I created my Hydrangea “For You” card.
If you do not see my video, please click here to watch it on YouTube.
Even though we often need them, creating a heartfelt sympathy card can be very difficult. It does not matter whether it is for a loved one or a casual friend; they become a necessary part of our card making repertoire.
Wanting to design a card that was not only easy to replicate, but timeless, and thought-provoking, the Love of Leaves bundle, came to mind. With minimal stamping and the simplicity of a single leaf, this card ultimately expresses heartfelt sympathy.
I am hopeful the recipient will appreciate the calmness this card portrays and the thoughts of nature. When the time comes, and you require a sympathy card, I hope this will come to mind, and you too will create one.
THICK Whisper White cardstock (card base) — 4-1/4″ x 11″; score and fold at 5-1/2″
Gold Foil Sheet (1st layer) — 3-1/2″ x 4-3/4″
Whisper White cardstock (2nd layer) — 3-3/8″ x 4-5/8″ – emboss the sentiment with Gold Embossing powder
Gold Foil Sheet (3rd layer) — 2-5/8″ x 3-7/8″
Whisper White cardstock (4th layer) — 2-1/2″ x 3-3/4″ – die-cut with the stitched leaf die
Gold Foil Sheet — 2-1/4″ x 3-1/2″ – embossed with leaf die and place under the “4th layer” piece of Whisper White cardstock
If you do not see my video, please click here to watch on YouTube.
Just when we least expect it, we are in need of a sympathy card. Sympathy cards are never fun to create and often bring tears to our eyes. I am hopeful that this card will fill your need. When designing this card, I wanted something that you can use for a variety of occasions. I think I have accomplished that. This beautiful card is also appropriate for birthdays, Mother’s Day, Weddings, Congratulations and more. I hope when you are in need of a unique and beautiful card, you will consider it!
Cutting Instructions: Thick Whisper White cardstock 4-1/4″ x 11″, score at 5-1/2″ and 4-1/4″ (card base); Gold Foil Sheets 4″ x 4″, 1″ x 4″ (cut scalloped oval framelits die from center of piece) (place on card base and side panel); Springtime Foils Speciality Designer Series Paper 3-7/8″ x 3-7/8″ (layer on gold foil); Whisper White cardstock scrap die cut oval stitched shapes framelits die (layer on gold oval)
I love this unique fold that allows the best usage of a 12″ x 12″ piece of cardstock. The Gold Foil Paper is cut to 4″ x 4″, the Springtime Foils Designer Series Paper is cut at 3-7/8″ x 3-7/8″. By cutting the paper in this manner, you will get nine pieces out of the 12″ x 12″ paper. Where if you cut the dimensions of 4″ x 5-1/4″ you would only get six pieces. It is always a treat when your paper goes farther!!
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Unfortunately, the time comes when we need sympathy cards. Hopefully, this lovely card will work for you. If you want to send this card for another occasion, just change the sentiments and it will work great.
Cutting Instructions: Thick Whisper White cardstock 4-1/4″ x 11″, score at 5-1/2″ (card base); Old Olive cardstock 3-3/8″ x 5-1/4″ (layer on card base); Whisper White cardstock 3-1/4″ x 5-1/8″ (stamp images and layer on Old Olive; Dazzling Diamond Glimmer Paper scrap for dragonfly
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