Stampin’ Pretty Sketchbook #11 – A Gatefold Card

Stampin' Pretty Sketchbook 11

Need inspiration or ideas for a card layout?  Today’s sketch is the latest addition to my Stampin’ Pretty Sketchbook!  Who doesn’t love a gatefold card with a bellyband? I will share a card that uses today’s sketch this Thursday! 

Enjoy more sketch ideas in my Stampin’ Pretty Sketchbook here

Detailed Bands Dies 149549 by Stampin' Up! Shop Online 24_7 with Mary Fish, Stampin' PrettyThe Detailed Bands Dies help to add a little detail to your bellybands!  Do you have it in your craft room supply? 

Band Together Bundle from Stampin' Up! Card created by Mary Fish, Stampin' Pretty!The card above was created using the Band Together Stamp Set and Detailed Band Dies.  You can see the original blog post with all the details on creating the card here

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Happy Heart with the Arrange a Wreath Bundle

Create this LOVE card using the Arrange a Wreath Bundle by Stampin' Up! Card by Mary Fish, Stampin' Pretty

Today’s card showcases the beauty and versatility of the Arrange a Wreath Bundle!  I chose Arrange a Wreath Bundle as one of MY FAVORITE THINGS from the 2020-2021 Annual Catalog!  You can see all of My Favorite Things here

My Favorite Things - Arrange a Wreath

BUNDLE & SAVE 10%!  Purchase the Arrange a Wreath Photopolymer Stamp Set and the coordinating Wreath Builder Dies together as a bundle and SAVE 10%!   See all the current Stampin’ Up! 10% off bundles in my online store here.

STAMPIN’ PRETTY STEP-BY-STEP TUTORIAL:

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

Use a Stampin’ Up! Paper Trimmer to cut  4 x 5 1/4 piece of Whisper White card stock. 

Use a Stamparatus to position and stamp the sentiment as shown in Merry Merlot Classic Ink.  

Adhere to the card base with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

 

Create this LOVE card using the Arrange a Wreath Bundle by Stampin' Up! Card by Mary Fish, Stampin' PrettyUse a die-cutting and embossing machine to crop two pieces of Mossy Meadow card stock with the wreath die (Wreath Builder). 

Flip one upside down and adhere together and to the card with Mini Glue Dots. 

Crop the “love heart” using the die (Wreath Builder), a die-cutting and embossing machine, and a piece of Merry Merlot card stock. 

Tuck into the wreath as shown, securing with Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

Create this LOVE card using the Arrange a Wreath Bundle by Stampin' Up! Card by Mary Fish, Stampin' Pretty

Use a Stamparatus to stamp the quail in Crumb Cake Classic Ink onto a piece of Whisper White card stock. 

Crop with the coordinating die and a die-cutting and embossing machine. 

Adhere as shown with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

Tie two pieces of Linen Thread into a bow. 

Adhere as shown with a Mini Glue Dot that has been rolled between your fingers. 

FOR THE PERFECT POLISH!  Use Multipurpose Liquid Glue to adhere a 2 1/4 x 5 3/4 piece of Merry Merlot 6 x 6 Neutrals Designer Series Paper to the outside flap of a Medium Whisper White Envelope. Trim to size with Paper Snips. 

You can see my video demonstration with tips on adding designer paper to an envelope flap here

 


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Hello Card with Forever Fern Bundle

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

Today’s “Hello” card introduces the Forever Fern Bundle from the 2020-2021 Annual Catalog!  The layout was inspired by my Stampin’ Pretty Sketchbook #8 (below), I just replaced the square with a rectangle and adapted the rest to it.   You can see my current collection of sketches on my sketchbook page here.

Stampin' Pretty Sketchbook 8LOW INVENTORY ALERT! At the time I am writing this blog post, the Forever Fern Bundle is posted as LOW INVENTORY BUT STILL AVAILABLE!  If it’s on your wish list, order quickly to ensure timely delivery!

BUNDLE & SAVE 10%!  Purchase the Forever Fern Cling Stamp Set and the coordinating Forever Flourishing Dies together as a bundle and SAVE 10%!   See all the current Stampin’ Up! 10% off bundles in my online store here.

Bundle & Save Forever Fern Bundle by Stampin' Up! 154094

STAMPIN’ PRETTY STEP-BY-STEP TUTORIAL:

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

Adhere a 1 1/2 x 5 1/2 piece of Garden Green card stock as shown with Stampin’ Seal Adhesive. 

Adhere a 2 3/4 x 4 3/4 piece of Forever Greenery Designer Series Paper as shown with Stampin’ Seal. 

LEARN HOW! Read all about the adhesives offered by Stampin’ Up! on my blog page here.

Create this card using the Forever Fern Bundle by Stampin' Up! Card created by Mary Fish, Stampin' Pretty (1)

Wrap with Old Olive/Pretty Peacock 3/8″ Reversible Ribbon, securing in the center as shown with Mini Glue Dots. 

Crop two pieces of Whisper White card stock using the 2 1/4 x 3 1/2 Stitched Rectangle Die and a die-cutting and embossing machine. 

Crop the center from one of the squares using the 1 3/4 x 3 1/4 Stitched Rectangle Die (to create the frame). 

Use a Stamparatus to stamp the greenery in Shaded Spruce Classic Ink onto a piece of Whisper White card stock. 

Crop with the coordinating die (Forever Flourishing Dies).

Adhere as shown with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

Adhere the frame to the full stitched rectangle with snipped-to-size Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

Create this card using the Forever Fern Bundle by Stampin' Up! Card created by Mary Fish, Stampin' PrettyDouble wrap with Linen Thread, securing with a bow. 

Adhere to the card with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

Use a Stamparatus to stamp the sentiment (Forever Fern) in Versamark Ink onto a piece of Garden Green card stock.  

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

Trim to size with a Paper Snips.

Adhere with Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

POP OF PERSONALITY! Adhere three Elegant Faceted Gems (part of My Favorite Things) as shown. 

 


STUCK ON ADHESIVES?  Get to know the different adhesive types offered by Stampin’ Up! on my blog page here

NEW! CUT & EMBOSS MACHINES COMING SOON! The STANDARD Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machine will be available to customers on September 1, 2020!  The MINI Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machine will be available sometime before the end of the year!  Read all about the new machines on my blog page here


BONUS DAYS!  July 1 – August 3.  EARN IN JULY.  REDEEM IN AUGUST!

  • For every $50 (on a single order, price before shipping and tax) you spend between July 1 – August 3,  you’ll earn a $5.00 Bonus Days coupon that you can redeem between August 4 -31, 2020.
  • MORE DETAILS? Read all the details about Bonus Days on my blog post here
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NEW JULY REWARDS CODE!! SAVE THIS FOR YOUR NEXT ORDER!
 
  • EARN A $50 SHOPPING SPREE ON ME!  Tulip Rewards are my way of personally saying thank you to my frequent shoppers. You earn a tulip for every $50 increment you spend on Stampin’ Up! products.  10 TULIPS = A $50 SHOPPING SPREE!
  • Find out how my Tulip Rewards Frequent Shopper program works here

NEED A COPY OF THE CATALOG?  Click here for details on how you can get one!

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