About Rose Packer

Being a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator (Sunshine, Victoria, Australia) is so rewarding. Not only do I get the opportunity to dream, create and inspire every day, but also the opportunity to offer fresh project ideas to my customers and friends. Helping someone create that perfect project for a special occasion is particularly fulfilling. It’s about sharing part of yourself with people. I look forward to helping you get creative!

CTC270 – Week 1 – Case Favourite punches and dies

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Welcome to this weeks hop with the Casing The Catty Crew. For this hop, week one of retiring punches and dies, with the Casing The Catty Crew, I have heroed the Stitched Label dies.

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I have drawn inspiration from page 16 of the Annual Catalogue and used this project for the basis of my card.

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The project in the catalogue is a gift box. Here I have adapted this to work as a card.

Rose Packer, Creative Roses, Stampin' Up!, Stitched All Round, Stitched label dies, Woven threads, Pretty Peacock, Purple posy

On my cardbase of Whisper White thick cardstock, I have layered two patterns of Designer Paper from the Woven Threads pack. I just loved this pack as it has showcased the 2019-2021 In Colour collection beautifully. It has given them a lovely vintage feel to go with the richness of the colours. I’ve focussed my project on Pretty Peacock and Purple Posy patterns.

Next, I layered some Purple Posy cardstock over the top. Originally, I was going to leave this layer off, however interesting, I found that it needed something and this layer of plain cardstock helped to break up the pattern of the Designer Paper. Not that I considered this pattern to be busy at all, however plain made the difference.  I featured some of that gorgeous Scallop Linen Ribbon in Peacock by using a couple of strips trimmed on an angle and anchored off one corner of the sentiment.

I stamped my sentiment, this one is from the Stitched all round stamp set, in Pretty Peacock ink on some Whisper White. I love this stamp, it reminds me of one of the girls in my Stampin’ Up! team… she’s says “oh darling” all the time and I can just here her voice each time I read it. It brings a smile to my face.

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I die cut it using the one of the label dies from the Stitched Labels set and adhere it on with some dimensionals. For some interest I decided to angle it slightly too. I finished off with by scattering some Faceted Dots in Peacock and Purple Posy to coordinate.

I hope you have enjoyed this little creation as we fare well the Stitched all round collections.

Next up in the hop is Judy May.

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After you’ve enjoyed the awesome hop with the team, I’m looking forward to seeing your CASE over in our challenge group. Be sure to load up your creation by 6pm Sunday night, May 31st.

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Until next time… Stamp Creatively,
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Colour INKspiration #77

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It’s been a little while since playing along with the Colour INK crew. Life just gets in the way a bit too often at times, doesn’t it? For me, trying to juggle this home schooling caper, worrying about my unwell parents, taking my Stampin’ Up! business fully online and my own household has been enough for my poor little brain in recent weeks.

I’m soooo happy I could manage joining in and provide some inspiration for this fortnights colour challenge. I kind of had too… I picked this inspiration image and I just love it. I love the angle and how all the different shades of the same hue just work together. This challenge we are playing with these colours…

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So we are in retirement period here in Stampin’ Up! land, meaning that we have products that will retire at the end of this catalogue, which is fast approaching – June 2nd. Whilst recently sorting my crafting toys into “current products” and “keeping for me” boxes, I discovered something new….

The Petal Label dies, which I loved from day one and didn’t use nearly enough in my crafting projects, coordinates perfectly with the oval die in Heirloom Frames die set (insert the “head slap” emoji – okay multiple times!!). Why didn’t I work this out earlier?!

Here is what I came up with when I worked this out…

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The Petal Label die set has just two dies in it. I have used the smaller one in other projects (see one here). The largest of the dies in the Petal Label die set, punches a little differently. Rather than die cutting out an element, it creates a patterned frame in the cardstock. When used with the oval die from the Heirloom die set, then you can create a separate element. Such clever product design and construction. They remind me of this weeks inspiration image too, like you are laying down on the garden bed, looking up through the flowers above.

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Here I have used the Petals die on it’s own on the Garden green (darker colour). Then punched out a second layer from the Soft Seafoam and used the Heirloom oval die to punch out a second layer of the Petal die. Adhering these two layers together, I used them to work out where to stamp some leaf images beneath them, using the green ink colours to coordinate. The base is Very Vanilla thick cardstock.

I used the Seaside Spray cardstock over the top for some decorative elements. I stamped a bird and flowers from the Free as a Bird stamp set, in Memento Black ink. I used my dark Seaside Spray Blend to colour some shadows onto the imagery. I fussy cut them out and adhered them on with some dimensionals, around the edges of my frame. This left the middle for the sentiment. I used this one, from the Peaceful Moments stamp set and some Seaside Spray ink. Using the Timeless Label punch to punch out the sentiment and the Everyday Label punch to frame it.

Rose Packer, Creative Roses, Stampin' Up!, Petal Label dies, Heirloom frame dies & Embossing folder, Free as a bird

I hope you enjoyed this burst of INKspiration with this colour combination and hope you play along.

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More INKspiration is loaded up over in our Facebook Challenge group. Head over and enjoyed all the amazing inspiration from the crew. We will be excited to have you play along with us. This challenge is open until Sunday May 24. Look forward to seeing you over on the group..

Until next time… Stamp Creatively,
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CTC269 – Week 2 – Favourite retiring bundle

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I’m so sad to see the Woven Heirlooms bundle go. It’s been one of my favourites through out the entire run of this Annual catalogue. I thought it to be an innovative and clever collection of products. Welcome to this weeks Casing The Catty hop. This is week two of the theme, with the challenge running until next Sunday night.

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I missed week 1’s hop, so I have two projects for you … both using the Heirloom Frame dies and 3D embossing folders. This first project uses the bundle so dies and embossing folder along with the Woven Threads stamp set.

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This card I have kept to a vintage feel to match with the stamp set design. Using Very Vanilla cardstock and Soft Suede ink, I have created a vintage feel to the background – squishing the cardstock, using my paper snips to roughen the edges and bone folder to break down the fibres to soften and separate the corners to roll. Then I spondged Soft Suede ink over the top and edges. It’s a technique I’ve used in class projects before and everyone has enjoyed getting inky fingers!

On a smaller rectangle shape of vanilla cardstock, I stamped a sentiment and one of the decorative stamps from the Woven Threads stamp set, I adhere this flat, over the vintage background. I layered my Copper frame, created from the rectangle die and embossing folder, over the sentiment using dimensionals for height.

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I topped the frame with a splash of colour – leaves from the Poppy Moments die set – in Soft Seafoam and Shaded Spruce. Such a dramatic contrast of colours that work. To finish I stretched and rolled some Copper trim into a decorative element and adhered into one of the corners.

Project two this week also uses the Heirloom Frames dies & Embossing folders. This project is a simple modern styled card. Here I have used the oval pair from the set.

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Starting with embossing the cardbase, here I used another retiring product the Tufted embossing folder. That pillowy design just works with these ornate frames. The cardbase is Soft Seafoam. To contrast, I chose a bold strong colour for the frame – Blackberry bliss. Love these two colours together.

I stamped a scene of vases, using another retiring stamp set, the Vibrant Vases one… love this stamp set. I used Shaded Spruce and Soft Seafoam for the vases, and Grapefruit Grove and Blackberry Bliss for the flower arrangements. I stamped these on Whisper White cardstock, adhere the frame over the top and used dimensionals to adhere to the cardbase.

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To finish off, a simple sentiment arrangement and some ribbon was all that was needed.

Next up in the hop is the amazing Tina Gillespie.

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After you’ve enjoyed the awesome hop with the team, I’m looking forward to seeing your CASE over in our challenge group. Be sure to load up your creation by 6pm next Sunday night, May 17th.

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Until next time… Stamp Creatively,
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Creative Class ONLINE

May Monthly Class

This month always meets me with mixed emotions… I find I hover between sadness at all my favourite Stampin’ Up! products that are retiring and excitement as this time of year means a new catalogue is not far away. New catalogue = new toys to play with!!

But whilst we await new toys, let’s give a fond farewell to the toys that have graced out projects in class in recent times. I have picked out a few of my favourite items that I have loved using in class and online and have created two great projects for us to make together.

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Class details

If you don’t have a Facebook account, please get in touch and we’ll set up another option for you.

CLASS OPTIONS:

  • $15 – Project Kit only

*Price include delivery to you.

What’s included:

  • 2 x Design Ideas
  • 2 x card kits. Consumables include: cardstock supplies including die cut shapes, embossed cardstock, ribbon, embellishments type things specific to that completing the project
  • Tutorial – a written tutorial (including loads of photos) to support the online event.

Additional Supplies:

In this class I used these additional supplies. They are NOT included in the project kit. You may wish to top up on:

  • STAMP sets: Vibrant Vases, Darling Label punch box, Tropical Chic and Stained Glass  [or you can substitute your own stamps]
  • Inks: Lovely Lipstick, Soft Seafoam and Pretty Peacock
  • Tools: Pretty Label punch, Springtime Impressions, Heirloom dies & 3D embossing folder, Petal Label dies, Clear Block D
  • Adhesives: Multipurpose Liquid Glue, Dimensionals, Mini Glue dots

HOW TO JOIN IN…

There are a couple of easy steps:

  • RSVP – if you would like to join me live. Kits posted Friday 15th May.
  • Order Online. Here are links to both Stampin’ Up! store and my Project Kit store:
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Need to top up any Stampin’ Up! supplies? I have created a shopping cart of supplies for these kits to make it quick and easy for you. Simply Check or uncheck what you need! (Then don’t forget to contact me for your unique discount code to use for your Project Kit!). Shop your Project kits here at my Online Store.

Or

Order directly with me.  You can:

  • Email me and order directly with me. The tried and true method still works here too!!

 

NOTES:
When shopping online for Stampin’ Up! products, use this months Mystery Host* code – Find the latest one here.
*When your order is less than $250, by using this code you go into the draw for your chance to earn some free Stampin’ Up! products through the Host Rewards program. Your individual order can be any amount, but combined orders must reach at least $250 for rewards to be awarded. (My personal project kits sales do not contribute to and are not eligible for host rewards.)

These kits contain all consumable supplies to create with only and do not include stamped imagery, stamps, ink or tools to die cut / punch with. These supplies are sold separately at my Stampin’ Up! online store: see above for link. Project kit will be available at a discount after you buy Stampin’ Up! supplies through my store, contact me for your unique code to use at the Project Kit Store checkout. Or you can substitute your own stamped imagery to these kits.

Additional Info:
  • All kits are prepared for each specific order and will ship within two days of purchase, unless notified.
  • Kit prices include delivery to you.
  • Every care is taken so that your kit reaches you in good condition.
  • Due to the nature of the product being mostly consumable cardstock, no refunds will be offered. Exchanges for other kits will be available when the original is returned with equal care.
  • Every effort is taken to supply you kits in the colours shown, however sometimes availability of consumables can mean they can vary and you will be notified.

 

Until next time… Stamp Creatively,

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CTC267 – Week 2 – Ornate Garden

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There is so much to be inspired by within the Ornate Garden Suite and this week, for me, it’s all about the abundance of Daisy’s. Welcome to week 2 inspiration of the current Caseing The Catty Challenge.

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One of the patterns in the designer series paper pack really stood out to me, I think it was the pop of white of the daisy’s in amongst the colour… it’s is this one…

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I was also inspired by some white daisy’s in a bunch of flowers I got this week. My hubby came home with them last weekend, to help brighten up our isolation days. I know, pretty lucky, aren’t I?

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Anyway… all week, I found myself looking at these flowers in the bunch and thinking about the white daisy’s in the patterned paper. Here is what I came up with

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I just loved the white, so I challenged myself to keep with white theme. First I embossed some Whisper White cardstock with the subtles embossing folder, then punched my flowers out, using both sizes in the Daisy punch. I went with a touch of green in the centre – the retired colour Lemon Lime Twist (I know… it’s still a favourite isn’t it?) was just the perfect colour. I daubered some on to the centres before using glue dots to adhere them together.

I stamped the stamens from the centres of the large Daisy stamp from the Daisy Lane stamp set. This gave me the little pearl looking effect of the Daisy stamen in the photo. Punched out the one for the large daisies and fussy cut ones for the smaller daisies.

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I arranged them over a piece of Whisper White cardstock, until I was happy with their placement. My glue dots helped to adhere them in place. Fluffing the petals helps to give dimension to the card. Adding a simple bow in Whisper White Crinkle seam binding ribbon – I left the tails dangle long this time for some added texture.

I finished off with a simple generic sentiment and when bold in colour as the sentiment is small. It just gave the tiny pop of colour I was looking for without taking over. I decided to layer this over Whisper White thick cardstock base, using dimensionals to adhere, this gave the appearance of another added colour, a light gray shadow, without actually added one.

Next up in the hop is the very creative Tina Gillespie.

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After you’ve enjoyed the awesome hop with the team, I’m looking forward to seeing your CASE over in our challenge group. Be sure to load up your creation by 6pm next Sunday night, April 26th.

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Until next time… Stamp Creatively,
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Creative Class ONLINE

April Monthly Class

April is traditionally my Mothers Day / Female orientated class.

With Mothers Day’s not too far away, what better way to celebrate than with these amazing project ideas. They can be adapted to any occasion of course.

This class features Stampin’ Up!’s Dressed to Impress bundle – Dressed to Impress stamp set and All Dressed Up dies. Along with a selection of consumables from the coordinating Best Dressed suite. Featuring lovely soft feminine designs, these can be adapted for any age and style – from girly fun to classic chic.

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Class details

If you don’t have a Facebook account, please get in touch and we’ll set up another option for you.

CLASS OPTIONS:

  • $15 – Project Kit only

*Price include delivery to you.

What’s included:

  • 2 x Design Ideas
  • 1 x card kit and 1 x gift bag kit. Consumables include: cardstock supplies including die cut shapes or embossed cardstock, ribbon, embellishments type things specific to that completing the project
  • Tutorial – a written tutorial (including loads of photos) to support the online event.

Additional Supplies:

In this class I used these additional supplies. They are NOT included in the project kit. You may wish to top up on:

  • Dressed to Impress bundle ($82.75)  [or you can substitute your own stamps]
  • Inks: Memento Black, Petal Pink, So Saffron, Highland Heather or Lovely Lipstick, Smokey Slate Blends combo
  • Tools: Blender pens, Clear Block D
  • Adhesives: Tear and Tape, Multipurpose Liquid Glue, Dimensionals, Mini Glue dots

HOW TO JOIN IN…

There are a couple of easy steps:

  • RSVP – if you would like to join me live. Kits posted Monday 20th April.
  • Order Online. Here are links to both Stampin’ Up! store and my Project Kit store:
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Need to top up any Stampin’ Up! supplies? I have created a shopping cart of supplies for these kits to make it quick and easy for you. Simply Check or uncheck what you need! (Then don’t forget to contact me for your unique discount code to use for your Project Kit!). Shop your Project kits here at my Online Store.

Or

Order directly with me.  You can:

  • Email me and order directly with me. The tried and true method still works here too!!

 

NOTES:
When shopping online for Stampin’ Up! products, use this months Mystery Host* code – Find the latest one here.
*When your order is less than $250, by using this code you go into the draw for your chance to earn some free Stampin’ Up! products through the Host Rewards program. Your individual order can be any amount, but combined orders must reach at least $250 for rewards to be awarded. (My personal project kits sales do not contribute to and are not eligible for host rewards.)

These kits contain all consumable supplies to create with only and do not include stamped imagery, stamps, ink or tools to die cut / punch with. These supplies are sold separately at my Stampin’ Up! online store: see above for link. Project kit will be available at a discount after you buy Stampin’ Up! supplies through my store, contact me for your unique code to use at the Project Kit Store checkout. Or you can substitute your own stamped imagery to these kits.

Additional Info:
  • All kits are prepared for each specific order and will ship within two days of purchase, unless notified.
  • Kit prices include delivery to you.
  • Every care is taken so that your kit reaches you in good condition.
  • Due to the nature of the product being mostly consumable cardstock, no refunds will be offered. Exchanges for other kits will be available when the original is returned with equal care.
  • Every effort is taken to supply you kits in the colours shown, however sometimes availability of consumables can mean they can vary and you will be notified.

 

Until next time… Stamp Creatively,
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Online Classes are here…

Craft with me online…

There has to be a positive to all this social distancing right? And… to be honest, delivering more upscaled classes like this has been on my list to do for some time.

In recent weeks, I’ve worked through details to enable delivering project ideas and classes to you, from my home to yours…. And here it is…

Roses Creative Club @ Home – Project Kits Online Store:

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https://creative-roses-stamping.square.site/

 

What is this exactly?

These are papercraft project kits available to purchase. They are either my regularly Monthly classes (usually delivered in person at my home) or Extra classes (usually delivered online) now all available to you in one place online. This site makes it easy for you to purchase project kit and crafting with me online, via a private Facebook Group.

What are project kits?

These are ideas and the consumable products that you would usually get when you attend a class. You can purchase these online via my Project kit online store.

 

What is included in project kits?

Project kits contain:

  • Design Ideas
  • Consumables – so cardstock supplies including die cut shapes or embossed cardstock, ribbon, embellishments type things specific to that completing the project
  • Tutorial – there will be a written tutorial (including photos) to support the online event.

Some times I may offer other items too – like additional project ideas in the form of project inspiration sheets for example. So look out for those.

 

What is not included?

Stampin’ Up! product supplies – stamped imagery, stamps, ink & colouring tools, die cutting or punching tools, adhesives etc. These can be purchased separately, via my Stampin’ Up! online store, which then gets you a discount on project kits.

 

Project kit prices and DISCOUNT

Prices for kits are as marked and include delivery to you. Due to the nature of the kit being predominantly cardstock – I will offer exchanges only upon return.

Discounts of 30 to 50% off Projects Kits are available when you purchase the coordinating Stampin’ Up! products, through my Stampin’ Up! online store

When using the Project kits store, all you need to do is just contact me for your unique purchasing code. The discount will apply at the checkout.

 

So how do you find out about classes

Online classes and project kits are posted here on my blog. Posts will appear at different times of the month. However, I have captured them here in a gallery, on this page of my Blog: Creative Club-ONLINE classes.

Subscribe to my blog, so you don’t miss a post. (The link is in the footer at the bottom of my blog). Or you can be the first to know when you subscribe to my newsletter. Open to Australian residents.

 

Ordering directly with me

If you are not an online ordering person you can all ways order your kits directly with me, just call or Email me. The “tried and true” method still works here too!!

 

NOTE: as these kits are offered by me and not by Stampin’ Up! Sales through to my Project Kit online store are not eligible for the online rewards host code competition. These are available to purchase to those living in Australia.

Until next time… Stamp Creatively,
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CTC267 – Ornate Garden

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Are you enjoying the new two week format for the Caseing The Catty challenges? Here we are on new challenge night, so this is where we kick off the next challenge and provide some inspiration. We will hop next Sunday night sharing more inspiration for this same topic, before it closes the following Sunday. That give you two weeks to play along. Plus, it give us plenty of time to love each section of Stampin’ Up! catalogues. Welcome if you are joining me here, or if you have hopped over from Monique. In this challenge we are drawing inspiration from the flowers from the new early release suite – Ornate Garden…

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There are some lovely elements that make up this suite and its main graphic element is an abundance of flowers. It gives a lovely country garden feel to the imagery. Here is my card.

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I used the large flower bouquet stamp from the Ornate Style stamp set, new in this range. It’s lovely and big and full of flowers.

Here I have heat embossed the flower stamp with Black embossing powder onto some vellum. I coloured the flowers from the back using Stampin’ Blends. Colouring this way, gives a soft colour effect to the image. I layered this over some Whisper White cardstock, so that you can see the colouring.

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Using dimensionals to adhere this layer, gave it some height, over the striped DSP and Rococo Rose Cardstock base. I finished off with some Black satin ribbon and a simple sentiment, from the So Sentimental set, topped off with some Rococo Rose coloured gems. Simple but stunning.

Next up in the hop is the amazing Michelle Strazds.

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After you’ve enjoyed the awesome hop with the team, I’m looking forward to seeing your CASE over in our challenge group. Be sure to load up your creation by 6pm Sunday night, April 26th.

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Until next time… Stamp Creatively,
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Ornate Garden Suite – Early Release

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Country Garden meets Vintage style… get your first look at the 2020 Annual Catalogue with this early release suite. If this is anything to go by… the 2020 Annual Catalogue, coming this June, is going to be awesome.

This suite available from today, through May leading into the new catalogue… and it’s just gorgeous.

As the name suggests, the suite has a lovely country garden feel with the feeling of an abundance of flowers in their design.

Here is a sample of what I’ve been playing with:

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The suite features two bundles, Specialty Designer paper, Embossing folder, Ribbon combo pack and Gilded Gems (I’m such a sucker for gems…. I’ve bought three packs already!).

The suite is available a couple of ways:

  • Purchase the whole collection in one hit;
  • Purchase the bundles individually (saving 10%); or
  • Purchase your favourite items individually.

Once you have purchased your products and they have arrived… come back and get inky with me. Let me help get your creative juices flowing and make this card with me: the dimensions are at the bottom of this post, and the steps in my latest YouTube video….

See the Ornate Garden suite of products here at my Stampin’ Up! online store:

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You can shop while there – don’t forget to use this months host code (Click the home button above and the code is on the right). Or contact me and I’ll help you directly.

Until next time… Stamp Creatively,
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Ornate Garden Card products & dimensions:

  • Cardbase: Very Vanilla Thick cardstock. Cut an A4 sheet in half to 148.5mm x 210mm, score in half at 105mm
  • So Saffron cardstock layer: Cut to 70mm x 148mm. Cut one of the longer edges on an angle to your liking. Emboss with the Ornate Flowers 3D embossing folder
  • Speciality Designer Series Paper: Cut a strip to 148mm x 50mm
  • Gold Frame is die cut from Gold foil
  • Stamping is completed on Very Vanilla cardstock

Other products used Ornate Garden Card are:

Colour INKspiration – #CI74

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I’m back creating for Colour INKspiration today, #CI74. We have a great colour combination for you tonight. It was inspired by a photo taken my upline Simone on her Incentive Trip to the Greek Isles last July.

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The colours are Night of Navy, Whisper White, Basic Gray and Mango Melody.

Here is how I used these colours…

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I created a fun birthday card over-sized candles as the main feature. I created these candles using the new Braided Border punch. I just love this punch, there so many different ways you can use this other than just punch and stick.

Starting with a card base in Night of Navy cardstock, I layered this with a piece of Whisper White cardstock. It’s important to note that when I’m creating cards like this, I never stick any thing down until I’m happy with all the elements.

At first, I cut this piece to layer with my cardbase, but came back to it later to finish it off. This is where not sticking things down really helps!! I cut it down to be shorter at the bottom, adding some sponging with Mango Melody ink and finishing with embossing with the Mosaic folder.

To create my candles, I first punched three border strips from Night of Navy cardstock with the Braided Border punch. Using the border punch the way it was intended, punching my cardstock, sliding along to match the punched pattern to the printed pattern on the base. Then, I set about trimming the centre detail from some of the pattern of the border punch, to achieve the look of candles.

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I layered these over some Whisper White cardstock and arranged them over my card. I finished them off with a flame created from a leaf die and some Mango cardstock.

Then I set about creating the label sentiment detail… I punched the words Birthday using the Well Written dies and Mango cardstock, and layered this over Whisper White Flax Ribbon. This was layered over some punched shapes – The white layer is my other favourite punch… the Label Me Lovely punch. I trimmed this in half and layered them to make them shorter to fit inside the vellum die cut shape – this shape is from Stitched So Sweetly die set. The Happy is from the Well Said stamp set.

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Fiddling with the elements until I was happy with this arrangement. I set about adhering it together to complete the card. I think this will work great to give to our men-folk.

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More INKspiration is loaded up over in our Facebook Challenge group. Head over and enjoyed all the amazing inspiration from the crew. We will be excited to have you play along with us. This challenge is open until Monday April 6th. Look forward to seeing you over on the group.

Until next time… Stamp Creatively,
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