Perched in a Tree by Stampin’ Up! – A Card Duo!

Aug 17, 2022 | Gallery, More Bee Creative Tutorials, More Love Cards | 1 comment

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For my Facebook Live this week, I wanted to showcase the Perched in a Tree bundle – and specifically the Aspen Tree Dies – because they are now one of the FREE Saleabration Rewards you can select with a qualifying $100 product purchase.  We all love free, right?  These dies are found in the July-December Mini Catalog and are priced at $36 so to get them for free is great!

Watch the video below to see how I made these cards.  They are very different – but from the same bundle –  showing the versatility of these products!

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For my first card, I used a Starry Sky card base, and then added a 4″ x 5 1/4″ panel of Basic White.  I ran a piece of the White Glimmer Paper through my Stampin’ Cut and Emboss Machine with the Aspen Tree die – wanting to create a wintry, snowy look! I also cropped the branch with the White Glimmer Paper.  I mounted this onto the Basic White cardstock – using a lot of dimensionals – making certain this panel would pop!

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The sweet chubby bird was stamped in Tuxedo Black Memento Ink onto a piece of Basic White cardstock, and cropped with the coordinating die. A bit of color was added to the bird with the  “splatter” stamp in the Perched in a Tree stamp set along with some Starry Sky ink.  I inked up the bird, stamped off onto scrap paper and then lightly tapped the stamp to the bird.  This is a great way to add a little color quickly!

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The second card I made uses the Aspen Leaves from the die set – so pretty!  This card has a very soft color palette – Pool Party, Soft Sea Foam and Basic White.  The Designer Paper strips are from the beautiful Splendid Day Specialty Paper.

I used two strips of the Soft Seafoam DSP, and then added a strip of Pool Party Ribbon.  I love the softness that the ribbon adds.


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1 Comment

  1. Kylie Bertucci

    Two great cards Laura. Love the cuteness of the first one and the softness of the second.


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