Sneak Peek: Lots of Bots

Stampin up lots of bots
Does this compute to cute?  The Lot of Bots stamp set will be available in the Stampin' Up! 2009-2010 Idea Book and Catalog beginning July 1.  Here's a peek at the new In Colors.Stampin up lots of bots circle scissor plus

  • I stamped my robot with Jet Black Stazon Ink on Whisper White card stock and Stampin' Up!'s new In Color Bermuda Bay card stock.
  • Time for the Paper Snips!  I dissected pieces from the Bermuda Bay image and adhered to the white base.
  • For the hat and eyes, I grabbed the new Bermuda Bay Stampin' Write Marker.
  • The image was cropped using a Circle Scissor Plus and Glass Mat.  TIP:  The beauty of the Circle Scissor Plus is that you can create circles in any size from 1" to 6".  Even itsy, bitsy increments.
  • I "dialed" the Circle Scissor Plus up 1/4" and cropped the Basic Black circle.  The robot image was adhered to the black mat with Stampin' Dimensionals.  Nifty.
  • A nuts and bolts stamp from Lots of Bots was inked in Jet Black Stazon and stamped on Bermuda Bay card stock for a fun patterned paper.
  • The sentiment is part of the same robot stamp.  TIP:  To isolate only the text, I inked up the sentiment area and used a post-it to cover the rest of the robot before stamping.
  • A Small Oval Punch gave it a new figure.
  • NEW TOOL!  That's the work of Stampin' Up!'s new Modern Label Punch tucked behind in Basic Black.   It's dashing with a sentiment on it's own or as the snazzy backdrop featured.
  • The punch and sentiment were layered on Bermuda Bay Textured card stock.  TIP:  Starting with the new catalog, Stampin' Up!'s Assorted Textured In Color card stock will come in both 12 x 12 and 8.5 x 11 sizes.
  • The 4 1/4" x 5 1/2" card base is scored at the top.  TIP:  For a more polished look,  I fold the score so that the indentation is on the outside and the raised area ("bump") is on the inside.
  • The perfect touch (and I mean "perfect") is Stampin' Up!'s coordinating Bermuda Bay Polka Dot 1/2" Grosgrain Ribbon.  It's incredibly easy to work with (no slipsy, slidey want to toss it in the garbage stuff going on).  The ribbon will be available on July 1 in all six new In Colors.
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Stamp Set:  Lots of Bots (115293, available July 1)
Paper:  Bermuda Bay (115317, available July 1), Bermuda Bay Textured (115538, available July 1), Basic Black (102851), Whisper White (100730)
Ink:  Jet Black Stazon (101406), Bermuda Bay Stampin' Write Marker (116329, available July 1).
Cool Tools:  Modern Label Punch (116630, available July 1), Small Oval Punch (107304), Circle Scissor Plus (112530),  Glass Mat (112531), Paper Snips (103579)
The Perfect Touch:  Bermuda Bay Polka Dot 1/2" Grosgrain Ribbon (115610), Stampin' Dimensionals (104430)


  1. Love the robot! Can’t wait to see the whole set! Great guy card!

  2. Definitely computes to cute 🙂 Love your own DSP!

  3. It is nice to see the stamps used in a card. I wasn’t to crazy about the set but now I think they will make some great guy cards! Thanks for the great ideas!

    Melissa Sunde

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  4. Beautiful as always!!! Love it!!!


  5. This is too cute! I can’t wait to get my order now!

  6. colleen kramer

    This is fun! You are such a wealth of information in your posts. I can’t wait to get my hands on some of the new polka dot ribbon!

  7. Oh, I’m so jealous of your new stamps! I hope we get them here in Australia! Wonderful card, very effective.

  8. Elizabeth Fortuna

    Sooo Cute! I can hardly wait for my order to come in!

  9. Well I just love this card. The new color is great. I appreciate all of your tips too. I very glad that the textured cardstock with come in 8 1/2×11. Thanks for sharing. Now I know I am going to get this set.

  10. Jennifer Engle

    Since my business is still so new, I did not order very much… including not this set. Which I love and am totally kicking myself over!!!!

  11. Awesome post. Your card is very cute indeed. I was happy to read the in colours will be in 12 x 12 now. They won’t be sorry!! Thanks for the tip of placing the bumped part of the score line inside. That is something new to me. Thanks for another great post, Mary.

  12. Oh cute!!! Now, I wish I would have ordered this set!! I love what you did with it!!

  13. Too cute! I am so glad that I ordered this set!

  14. How cute that little guy is. I love the new color and the black looks cool with it. Thanks for the sneak peek.

  15. This DOES compute cute!

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