Pick of the Patch Free Tutorial

Anyone ready for fall once the calendar turns to September? I know I’m ready to get a bit cooler temps and to enjoy being outside. That goes for my crafting, too. With the release of Stampin’ Up!’s brand-new September-December 2023 Mini Catalog, I’m loving digging into the great new products for fall, Halloween, winter, and Christmas crafting.

Today, I offer a free card-making tutorial created with the new Pick of the Patch Bundle. Buy the Pick of the Patch stamp set and coordinating Pick of the Patch Builder Punch as a bundle and save 10 percent. Find it on page 51 of the mini catalog.

Pick of the Patch Free Tutorial

Stampin’ Up! Supplies:

  • STAMPS – Pick of the Patch Bundle (162201), Circle Sayings Bundle (161355)
  • PAPER – Pretty Peacock Cardstock (150880), Crumb Cake Cardstock (120953), Glorious Gingham 6 x 6 Designer Series Paper (DSP) (163170)
  • INK – Pretty Peacock (150083), Pecan Pie (161665)
  • OTHER –Leaf Fall 3D Embossing Folder (159847), Stylish Shapes Dies (159183), Linen Thread (104199), Tinsel Gems Four-Pack (161623), Stampin’ Seal (152813), Mini Glue Dots (103683), Multipurpose Liquid Glue (110755), Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machine (149653)

Cutting & Scoring:  

  • Pretty Peacock Cardstock – 8 ½” x 5 ½”, scored and folded at 4 ¼”, 3” x 3”
  • Crumb Cake Cardstock – 5 ¼” x 4”, 3” x 3”, and scraps
  • DSP (Pretty Peacock design) – 5 ¼” x ¾”
  • Linen Thread – 20”


  • Emboss the 5 ¼” x 4” Crumb Cake Cardstock with the Leaf Fall 3D Embossing Folder, leaving a blank space in the bottom right-hand corner.
  • Add the DSP to the card front, about one-quarter of the way up.
  • Wrap the Linen Thread around this layer and tie a bow. Add this layer to the Pretty Peacock card base.
  • Stamp the Celebrate circle sentiment on the 3” x 3” Crumb Cake Cardstock with Pecan Pie ink. Punch with the 2 3/8” Circle Punch. Die cut a circle from the Stylish Shapes Dies with the 3” x 3” Pretty Peacock Cardstock. Layer these two pieces.
  • Stamp the smaller pumpkin in Pretty Peacock ink on the Crumb Cake scrap and punch. Stamp the stem with Pecan Pie ink on a Crumb Cake scrap and punch. Add the stem to the pumpkin. Use Stampin’ Dimensionals to pop up the pumpkin in the middle of the circle.
  • Add Stampin’ Dimensionals to the back of the circle and add to card front in the lower right-hand corner, as shown above.
  • Place three Pretty Peacock gems on the card front.

Thanks so much for visiting my blog today. I hope you enjoyed this free card-making tutorial. Visit this blog post to see a fun bendy fold card using this same bundle.

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