Forever Greenery Card Idea with Sketch 23!

Forever Fern Hello Card for Sketch 23. Card by Mary Fish, Stampin' Pretty

Today’s “HELLO” card showcases the RETIRING items from the Forever Greenery Suite Collection!  Some items are priced at 10-20% OFF retail!  Retiring items are available while supplies last!  Snag them now! 

Stampin' Pretty Sketchbook Sketch 23

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STAMPIN’ PRETTY STEP-BY-STEP TUTORIAL:

Begin with a 4 1/4 x 5 1/2 card base of Basic White Thick card stock. 

Zip a 2 3/4 x 5 piece of Old Olive card stock through a Mini Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machine tucked inside a Greenery Embossing Folder. 

Adhere a 2 3/4 x 5 piece of Forever Greenery Designer Series Paper to the embossed card stock as shown with Stampin’ Seal.

Adhere to the card with Stampin’ Dimensionals

Forever Fern Hello Card for Sketch 23. Hello Card by Mary Fish, Stampin' Pretty

Adhere a Gold Hoop and a piece of Forever Gold Laser-Cut Specialty Paper as shown with Mini Glue Dots.

Use a Paper Trimmer to cut a piece of Old Olive card stock (that has also been embossed with Greenery Embossing Folder) and a piece of Basic White card stock to 3/4 x 2 1/2.

Stamp the “Hello” sentiment (Forever Fern Stamp Set) in Versamark Ink onto the Basic White card stock as shown.  Cover with Gold Stampin’ Emboss Powder, set with a Heat Tool. 

Adhere together and to the card, as shown with Stampin’ Dimensionals

Forever Fern Hello Card for Sketch 23 - 2. Card by Mary Fish, Stampin' Pretty (1)

Tie a bow of Gold Metallic Trim and adhere as shown with a Mini Glue Dot

POP OF PERSONALITY! Embellish the sentiment with Gold Glitter Enamel Dots (also retiring). 

PERFECT POLISH! Use Multipurpose Liquid Glue to adhere a 2 1/4 x 5 3/4 piece of Forever Greenery Designer Series Paper to the outside flap of a Basic White Medium Envelope. Trim to size with Paper Snips.  You can see my video demonstration with tips on adding designer paper to an envelope flap here.

OH, SO PRETTY!  I shared the project below previously on my blog!  It also uses the retiring Forever Greenery Designer Series Paper

Create this card using the Forever Fern Bundle by Stampin' Up! Card created by Mary Fish, Stampin' Pretty


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AVAILABLE TODAY!  The BEAUTIFUL Butterfly Brilliance Collection is available to customers starting today, March 2 thru May 3, 2021! 

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Bring in the brilliance of nature with the artistic designs of the Butterfly Brilliance Bundle, coordinating designer series paper and textured specialty paper!

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  • Includes the Butterfly Brilliance Bundle (at 10% off and is an early release for the 2021-2022 Annual Catalog), the Butterfly Bijou Designer Series Paper, and the Natural Touch Specialty Paper. 
  • Butterfly Bijou Designer Series Paper and the Natural Touch Specialty Paper are available ONLY during the Butterfly Bouquet promotion and while supplies last.

 

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STAMPIN’ PRETTY STEP-BY-STEP TUTORIAL: 

Begin with a 4 1/8 x 5 1/2 card base of Basic White Thick card stock. 

Use a Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machine to crop a frame of Basic White Thick card stock by nesting the 3 x 4 3/8 Stitched Rectangle Die inside the 3 3/4 x 5 1/8 Stitched Rectangle Die. 

Adhere to a 3 3/8 x 4 3/4 piece of Rainbow Glimmer Paper with Stampin’ Dimensionals

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Use a Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machine to crop the detailed butterflies in Basic White card stock. 

LOVE THIS!  Use a Take Your Pick Die Brush Tip to remove any remaining bits of the die-cut pieces. 

Adhere as shown by adding small amounts of Multipurpose Liquid Glue to the center and parts of the wings that attached to the frame.  TIP: Do not add glue to any other part of the butterfly. 

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Use a Stamparatus to stamp the sentiment (Borders Abound Stamp Set) in Versamark Ink onto a 1/2 x 1 3/4 piece of Basic Black card stock. 

Cover with White Stampin’ Emboss Powder, tap to remove the excess, and set with a Heat Tool. 

Adhere as shown with Multipurpose Liquid Glue

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POP OF PERSONALITY!  Add Matte Black Dots to the center of the butterflies. 

OH, SO PRETTY! The square cards below also use the Rainbow Glimmer Paper.  So easy to create an ombre look with NO GLITTER MESS!

Rainbow Glimmer Paper from Stampin' Up! 3x3 and 4x4 Cards by Mary Fish, Stampin' Pretty Sketchbook #10


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Sketch #11 and the In Good Taste Suite

Create this card using the In Good Taste Suite, Tasteful Touches Bundle by Stampin' Up! Card my Mary Fish, Stampin' Pretty

Today’s gatefold card showcases the layout of the Stampin’ Pretty Sketchbook #11 (below) that I shared on Tuesday!  Night of Navy against Whisper White always makes a bold statement. This is one of the many classy and versatile patterns from the Stampin’ Up! In Good Taste Designer Series Paper collection.. Stampin' Pretty Sketchbook 11

Enjoy more sketch ideas in my Stampin’ Pretty Sketchbook here

My Favorite Things - In Good Taste Suite

The In Good Taste Suite Collection is part of My Favorite Things from the Stampin’ Up! 2020-2021 Annual Catalog!  You can see all My Favorite Things on my blog page here

STAMPIN’ PRETTY STEP-BY-STEP TUTORIAL:

Create a gate-fold card base using Whisper White Thick card stock and the Stampin’ Trimmer.  Cut card stock to 5 1/2 x 8 1/2.  Score at 2 1/8 and 6 3/8.

Layer and adhere a 1 5/8 x 5 piece of In Good Taste Designer Series Paper to a 1 7/8 x 5 1/4 piece of Night of Navy card stock with Stampin’ Seal.  Repeat for the opposite side. 

Adhere to the card base as shown with Stampin’ Seal. 

Create this card using the In Good Taste Suite, Tasteful Touches Bundle by Stampin' Up! Card my Mary Fish, Stampin' Pretty (1)

Create a belly band by adhering a 9 1/2 x 1 1/2 piece of Whisper White card stock to a 9 1/2 x 1 3/4 piece of Night of Navy card stock.

Lay the card in the center and mark/score the belly band to wrap around the card.  Leave a wee bit of room to allow it to slide on and off.

Use Stampin’ Seal + (extra strength) to adhere the belly band ends together, placing it where it will be covered by the sentiment die-cut.

Double wrap with Night of Navy 1/4″ Playing with Patterns Ribbon, securing on the left with a bow. 

Create this card using the In Good Taste Suite, Tasteful Touches Bundle by Stampin' Up! Card my Mary Fish, Stampin' Pretty

Crop a piece of Night of Navy card stock using the 3 3/4 x 2 1/4 Hippo & Friends Die. 

Adhere to the band with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

Use a Stamparatus to stamp the sentiment in Night of Navy Classic Ink onto Whisper White card stock.  

Crop with the coordinating Tasteful Labels Dies & a die-cutting and embossing machine.

Adhere with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

POP OF PERSONALITY!  Add three Night of Navy Holiday Rhinestone Basic Jewels to the sentiment as shown. 

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Learn How GraphicMy Stampin’ Pretty video below shares in-depth detail on how to create a simple gatefold card. 

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