Have you had a chance to page through Stampin’ Up!’s brand-new September-December 2023 Mini Catalog? (If not, click this link to view a PDF.) The catalog features great paper crafting product geared toward fall, Halloween, Thanksgiving, winter, holiday, Christmas, new year’s, and more.
Today, I share a fun fold easel card using the Pick of the Patch Bundle (buy the stamp set and the punch as a bundle and save 10 percent). Find this bundle on page 51 of the holiday mini catalog. I love this bundle because it offers sentiments perfect for other uses. See this post for a free tutorial offering step-by-step directions for creating a fall card.
Pick of the Patch Easel Card
Use these measurements to help you get started. Be sure to watch the video at the end of this post to see exactly how this Halloween easel card comes together.
Pumpkin Pie Card stock card base: 8 ½ x 5 ½ scored at 4 1/4 and 2 1/8
Two Basic Black card stock panels measuring 5 1/4 x 1 7/8
Them Bones 12 x 12 Designer Series Paper: 2 pieces measuring 5 x 1 5/8and a square cut from Stylish Shapes Dies
Pumpkin Pie card stock strip: 2 pieces measuring 2 x ¾
Basic White and Basic Black card stock die cut with square from Stylish Shapes Dies
Feel free to adapt this layout. Use the stamps and papers you have in your stash to make your own fun fold easel card.
Easel Card How to Video
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Are you ready to craft for fall, Halloween, winter, Christmas, and more? You’re in luck! Stampin’ Up!’s September-December 2023 Mini Catalog is now live! It’s filled with an array of brand-new stamp sets, dies, embossing folders, punches, Designer Series Paper and much more.
Today, I’m using some of these products for my fun bendy fold card. I use the Pick of the Patch Bundle which includes the Pick of the Patch Stamp Set and the coordinating Pick of the Patch Builder Punch. Find them on page 51 of this brand-new catalog. Purchase them as a bundle and save 10 percent. (If you love this, be sure to order sooner rather than later. In recent releases, our punches have sold quickly.) I also use the Them Bones 12 x 12 Designer Series Paper.
Pick of the Patch Bendy Card
Below, I share some cutting dimensions for this card. Be sure to watch the video to see step-by-instructions for putting this card together.
Black card stock base: 5 1/2 x 4 1/4
Them Bones 12 x 12 Designer Series Paper: 5 1/4 x 4
Attach these with adhesive and score at 2 3/4
Black card stock for inside band: 4 1/2 x 2, score at 1/2 inch on both ends
Them Bones 12 x 12 Designer Series Paper 3 1/4 x 1 3/4
Attach these two, placing the DSP between the two score marks, and score all at 2 1/4
Them Bones 12 x 12 Designer Series Paper 6 1/2 x 1 1/4, score both ends at 1/2 inch
Stamp and punch five pumpkins with Pumpkin Pie and Old Olive ink
Of course, this fun bendy design lends itself to any number of stamp sets, Designer Series Paper, and themes.
Pick of the Patch Bendy Card Video
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Welcome to Team Stamp Its July Blog Hop! We’re so glad you joined us for Christmas in July! Be sure to visit all of the blogs on the hop to get your creative juices flowing to create your own handmade Christmas cards and projects. Leave a comment with the hashtag #stampitcontest for a chance to win a Confetti Birthday Card Kit.
Snow Crystal Christmas Card
For today’s hop, I created a Christmas card using Stampin’ Up!’s Snow Crystal background stamp with sentiments from the Brightest Glow stamp set. Both are available in Stampin’ Up!’s Annual Catalog. This is also a fun fold — an easel card. This style makes it super fun and easy to display your cards at the holidays (or any other time!).
Here are some measurements to help you get started.
Thick Basic White Base measuring 11 x 4 1/2, scored at 5 1/2 and 2 3/4
Basic White layer measuring 5 1/4 x 4
Gray Granite measuring 5 x 3 3/4 and 5 1/4 x 4 embossed with a design from the Basics 3D Embossing Folders (Online Exclusives)
Basic White measuring 4 3/4 x 3 1/2
Snow Crystal background stamp and sentiments embossed with Silver Embossing Powder
View the video below for step=by-step instructions on creating an easel fun fold. (Please note: I recorded this video last year. Some of the products might be retired. Contact me to get ideas for substitutions. However, it gives you an idea of how an easel card comes together.
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Welcome to Team Stamp It’s June Blog Hop. We’re so glad you joined us! This month, we feature projects related to summer and patriotic themes. Be sure to visit all of the blogs on the hop. Leave a comment for a chance to win a Confetti Birthday Card Kit. Use the hashtag #stampitcontest.
Circle Sayings Fourth of July
When you’re a card maker, you don’t need a reason to get into your craft room and make a card. But when there’s a holiday, any holiday, us creators get into gear. And we even send cards to celebrate the Fourth of July. I found it fun to try to make an Independence Day card with the supplies I have on hand.
For this patriotic card, I grabbed a variety of current Stampin’ Up! products, including:
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Do you ever fall in love with a stamp set and keep on using it and using it? That’s me! I preordered Stampin’ Up!’s Circle Sayings Bundle in April and have been playing with it ever since. I’ve paired it with different fun folds and different Designer Series Papers. Find the bundle on page 17 of Stampin’ Up!’ 2023-2024 Annual Catalog. Receive a 10 percent discount when you purchase the stamp set and 2 3/8″ circle punch together.
I love this stamp set because it contains all of the sentiments I use regularly. It pairs easily with different papers and designs.
Today, I show you how to make a birthday card with a fun fold suing Circle Sayings and Bright & Beautiful 6 x 6 Designer Series Paper. (Fun fold inspired by Susan Campfield.)
Circle Sayings Birthday Card
Here are a few details about the card. Be sure to watch the video at the end of this post to view step-by-step instructions for putting this card together.
Azure Afternoon card stock base cut at 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 and scored at 1 1/4 and 4 1/4
Two pieces of Bright & Beautiful Designer Series Paper measuring 1 x 5 1/4
Basic White card stock measuring 5 1/4 x 2 3/4, scraps
Lemon Lolly card stock die cut with circle from Stylish Shapes Dies
Azure Afternoon and Memento ink pads
Opaque Oval embellishments
Sheer Ribbon Combo Pack
Azure Afternoon and Lemon Lolly Stampin’ Blends Combo Pack
Take a look at the inside of the card:
Circle Sayings Birthday Card Video
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