Hi Stampers! Today's card was super easy to make using some of the new designer series paper found in the catalog. I had a hard time deciding just which ones I wanted to purchase first. They all looked super cute and I really wanted them all......but my checkbook wouldn't allow that so I had to settle for a few of my very favorites. So.....which ones did I get you are probably asking yourself? I decided on Hawaii Papaya, Maine Blueberry, Ghostly Greetings and Summer Picnic. For this card I stamped the huge cupcake from the set Simple Birthday Thanks onto some of the Hawaii Papaya DSP. I then cut it out and glued the pieces to a piece of Old Olive card stock. I then stamped the cherry portion of the stamp onto WW card stock and colored in using my Stampin' write Markers. I cut it out and attached it to the cupcake image using a dimensional to make it stand out more. Then I covered it in crystal effects. I also outlined the entire cupcake image with crystal effects and sprinkled dazzling diamonds on. I love how this turned out. Side Note: Instead of inking the entire image up I chose to "color" the image parts I wanted with a black marker before stamping on the DSP. This let me omit the wording in the center of the image. It's a great way to customize your stamps and make them more versatile.
Stamp set: Simple Birthday Thanks
Ink: Stampin' Write Marker
Card stock: Tangerine Tango, Old Olive, Hawaii Papaya DSP
Other: White Gel Pen, Dazzling Diamonds, Crystal Effects
I am a single mother of 2 boys who is addicted to rubber stamping and paper. I have been rubber stamping for almost 12 years. 3 years ago I took the plunge and became a Stampin' Up! demonstrator. It has been one of the best decisions of my life!
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