Welcome to Team Stamp Its September Blog Hop. Thanks so much for joining us! This month, we feature cards and projects sporting a Halloween theme. Be sure to comment on each post. You could win a Birthday Organizer Card Kit. You’ll find a ton of inspiration for your Halloween crafting from these talented stampers.
Patchwork Pieces Halloween Card
Today, I share a “spooky” card using a variety of Stampin’ Up! products for my Halloween creation.
Here is a list of the ingredients:
Pumpkin Pie cardstock base measuring 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 scored at 4 1/4
Basic Black cardstock layer measuring 5 1/4 x 4 and embossed with the Distressed Tile 3D Embossing Folder
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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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.
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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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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