Sharing today the two cards I made yesterday for my Facebook Live Take 2. This Oh Snap stamp set is just too cute! My first card is a “card on a card”. I wanted to create a look of water – and chose Bermuda Bay, Pool Party and Coastal Cabana polka dot patterns from the 6 x 6 Designer Series Paper Assortments. These are retiring!
Please refer to the end of this post for measurements for the two projects. I created a card on my 1/4 sheet card base with Granny Apple Green cardstock. I didn’t want to cut all those teeth and spines on the crocodile – and really wanted his teeth to be white anyway – so I stamped him first on a square of Basic White cardstock, and them stamped him again on a piece of Granny Apple Green DSP (also from the Designer Series Paper Assortment). I cut him out – but cut away the teeth and spines. At this point, all I had to do was use a little Liquid Glue and position the cut out shape onto the stamped image on the Basic White square.
My greeting uses the Double Oval punch – if you have been waiting for this punch – it is now back in our warehouse and available for purchase!!! YAY!
Click below to watch my FB Live to see how I put these projects together. Are you a subscriber to my Youtube Channel? If not, be sure to subscribe when you are there, so that you know when I post a new video! I’d BEE Grateful!
The next card I created is something we all need – hopefully not often! It’s a cute and sweet way to tell someone you are sorry! For this card, I used a monochromatic color palette of Just Jade. I stamped my Croc onto a piece of Basic White and cropped her out with the Layering Oval dies. I also cropped out a Basic Black Scalloped oval – also from the Layering Oval dies. These are retiring – I hate ot see these go – they are a basic in my stampin’ aresenal!
I used the retiring Buffalo Check stamp with my Stamparatus and created a strip of checks for my card front. I stamped a few of the “sorry” stamp along the side – also in Just Jade ink – and embellished with the 2020-2022 In Color Enamel dots. They are retiring.
Card One: You Croc My World
Coastal Cabana – 5 1/2 x 4 1/4 (card base)
Basic White: 5 x 4 1/4, scored at 1″; 4″ square for front, 3 3/4″ square for inside panel; small piece for stamping/punching oval
Calypso Coral : small piece for punching
DSP: 4″ square of Granny Apple Green Pattern for stamping Crocodile; Pacific Point – 3/4 x 5 1/2; Coastal Cabana 1 1/2 x 5 1/2;Pool Party 2 x 5 1/2; Granny Apple Green for inside panel 1/2 x 3 3/4
Card Two: I Snapped At You
Just Jade: 4 1/4 x 11, score at 5 1/2; 2 1/2 x 5 1/2;
Basic White and Basic Black for cropping ovals – 3 3/4 x 3
My posts this week have focused on retiring products – there are some of my favorites retiring – and want to be sure that you are all aware of them! Click on the image below to shop them in my online store.
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