Booklet Card #2…!

Here is the second of 4 colors of these card,

I made 8 booklets! I make 2 at a time!

 

I used Pretty Peacock Cardstock for a base, 8.5″ x 5.5″ scored @ 4.25″

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The bling is Noble Peacock Rhinestones in Pretty Peacock!

Front DSP is 4″ x 5.25″

Mat is 3″ x 3″         Greeting panel is 2.75″ x 2.75″

Stamp Set: retired, Christmas Pines

stamped in Pretty Peacock Ink!

 

Inside front cover and page one:

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Inside Cover mat, 2.5″ x 4″       Sentiment panel, 2.75″ x 4.25″    dsp page is 3.25″ x 4.5″

Stamp Sets:

Peaceful Noel– retired, sentiment  Christmas Gleaming– ornament and flourish

Noble Peacock Rhinestones in Pretty Peacock!

 

pages 3 and 4

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mat is 2.75″ x 4.25″   sentiment panel is 2.5″ x 4″   Pretty Peacock Ink

Stamp Sets: Snowflake Sentiments, snowflake    Timeless Tidings, sentiment

Noble Peacock Rhinestones in Pretty Peacock!

 

Inside Back Cover:

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Ink: Pretty Peacock       Stamp Set: Snowflake Sentiments, sentiment

 

Tomorrow’s Card is in Mossy Meadow!

Until the next Post…Peaceful Comfort to you ALL!

Tidings of Joy for Inspire.Create #57…!

Hello All!

Thanks for peeking back today!

Today’s Card is for the last Challenge I will be doing this month!

Today’s Challenge is from…

Inspire.Create #57

 

Here is the Challenge!

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The Theme: Fancy Fold!

 

Here is my Card!

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Looks simple…The greeting is from the Christmas Pines, retired Stamp Set!

Here’s the Fancy Fold…it’s a booklet card!

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I copied this from Sam Hammond, Pootles from the UK.

Specifically bought his DSP to do the booklets!

Yes, I made, 2 each of 4 styles! This is the one I chose for the Challenge!

 

Inside front cover and page 1…

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Stamp Sets are:

Christmas Gleaming-ornament and flourish, Peaceful Noel-sentiment

 

Pages 2 and 3…

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Stamp Sets: Snowflake Sentiments, snowflake and Timeless Tidings, sentiment

 

Inside back cover and page 4!

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This is where you sign and or write a personal note!

Stamp Set- Timeless Tidings, sentiment

 

HERE ARE THE STOCK AND MEASURES:

Whisper White Thick- card base, 8.5″ x 5.5″ score @ 4.25″ fold in half on the score

Whisper White Regular- front and inside sentiment panels

front- 2.75″ x 2.75″

inside front cover and page 3- 2.5″ x 4″

inside Back Cover- 3.25″ x 4.75″

Night of Navy- mats for front and inside sentiments

front- 3″ x 3″

inside front cover and page 3- 2.75″ x 4.25″

inside back cover- 3.5″ x 5″

DSP:

Brightly Gleaming Specialty DSP:

large piece: 5.25″ x 11″  score @ 4″, 4.75″, 5.5″, 6.25″, and 7″

fold valley and mountain on the score lines (decide which side you want to show, then, make sure the other side shows for gluing down!)

Glue one side of the panel to the front inside cover, centered…then glue down the opposite cover, centered. The folds for the pages will be loose, you want then that way.

4 pieces for the pages…3.5″ x 5″  glue the edge of page one to the first fold. on the opposite side of the fold, glue page 2, match up the pages first, then adhere to fold. Do the same for the last 2 pages.

Glue the front panel to the front of the booklet/card (4″ x 5.25″)

I made the showing inside covers and the front cover DSP the same. I did not use them for the pages inside!

Adhere the mats to the pages as seen, and the stamp and add the greeting and sentiments to the mats!

Add any bling, and you’re done!

I used the Noble Peacock Rhinestones in Blueberry Bushel!

 

Here is the booklet/card again!

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Closed up! Fits the medium size A2 envelopes!

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The next several days will showcase the other 3 booklet cards I made!

Until the next Post…Blessings and Good Tidings to you ALL!

 

Cardinal Love for the Card Class!

Hello Everyone!

Today’s Card is the Second Card we made at my Card Class

Wednesday Night!

Here is the Card!

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Isn’t he Beautiful? He is just Gorgeous in person.

This picture just doesn’t show how stunning this bird is!

Mr. Hubster was in AWE of how pretty this bird is!

 

Here is a peek at the inside of the Card!

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It is a Fancy Fold Card!

 

HERE ARE THE STOCK AND MEASURES:

CARDSTOCK:

Crumb Cake- card base, 4.25″ x 11″ score @ 5.5″ Cut off card front down to 2.75″

save the cut off piece, that is the front reattached panel!

Garden Green- inside mat, 2.75″ x 4.25″       scraps to cut out 3 leaf sprigs

Very Vanilla- front piece, 2.75″ x 4″        inside piece, 2.5″ x 4″

a 3″ x 4.25″ piece to stamp and cut out bird

DSP:

Toile Tidings DSP- front piece, 2.25″ x 4″       inside panel, 4″ x 5.25″

STAMP SET:

Toile Christmas- all stamping (greeting, bird, inside sentiment)

INKS:

Real Red- greeting and inside sentiment

Memento Tuxedo Black Ink- cardinal

STAMPIN’ BLENDS:

Light Cherry Cobbler and Dark Real Red- to color the Cardinal

Mango Melody- cardinal’s beak

STAMPIN’ WRITE MARKER:

Real Red- to color all the berries on the front DSP

TOOLS:

Big Shot- die cutting machine

Christmas Cardinal Dies- greeting banner, cardinal, leaves

ACCESSORIES:

Red Rhinestone Basic Jewels- berried on the leaves!

 

Here is the Card again!

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For the Class I cut out 16 kits! Yes, that means I colored 16 birds!

I assemble 4 Cards for Class to show completed,

for the class to use as a Visual Aid…

…that leaves me twelve packs…

…6-8 for the class, extra if they want to buy an extra kit.

Any of these cards left over…I make up and they go into MY stash!

As my Mom would say…

“It keeps me busy and out of trouble!”

 

Until the next Post…Blessings and Beautiful Cards to you ALL!

Yuletide Cheer for the Card Class!

Hello All!

We made 2 Cards again for the Card Class last night!

This is one of them! I will post the other tomorrow!

 

Here is the Card!

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I CASEd this Card from Dawn Griffith. I did Change the Colors from Dawn.

Dawn used Smoky Slate, I used Balmy Blue and Night of Navy!

 

Here is the simple inside!

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I don’t know why, but the color of the card base in this pic,

looks like it is a different color…must be the lighting!?

HERE ARE THE STOCK AND MEASURES:

CARDSTOCK:

Balmy Blue- card base, 8.5″ x 5.5″ score @ 4.25″ fold in half on the score

front frame, use a piece 4″ x 5.25

Night of Navy- front panel, 4″ x 5.25          mat behind greeting, 2 5/8″ x 2 7/8″

Whisper White- inside panel, 4″ x 5.25″

DSP:

Feels Like Frost Specialty DSP- cut a 6″ x 6″ piece into 4- 3″ x 3″ squares

STAMP SETS:

Frosted Foliage- greeting

Perfectly Plaid- inside sentiment

INK:

Night of Navy- greeting and inside sentiment

TOOLS:

Big Shot- die cutting machine

Frosted Frames Dies- front frame and 2 leaves added

ACCESSORIES:

Polka Dot Tulle Ribbon- Whisper White- 6.5″ wrap around the front panel, adhere on backside edges

Seaside Spray Metallic Ribbon- 6.5″ center on the Polka Dot Tulle and adhere the same way as the tulle

Rhinestones Basic Jewels- 3 on card front

Ice Stampin’ Glitter- with TomBow Multi-Purpose Liquid glue, draw on the leaves and then sprinkle on the glitter to dry (liquid dries clear).

Set Card aside to dry for about 10 min. Using the Heat Tool will not speed up the drying.

Here is the Card, once again!

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I made the picture a bit larger to show the details!

 

Until the next Post…Blessings and Sparkling Cheer to you ALL!

Deck The Halls for TSOT436…!

Welcome Back Friends!

Today’s Card is for the Sketch Challenge from

Try Stamping (or not) on Tuesday # 436  (TSOT436)

 

Here is the Challenge!

TSOT 436

I took the liberty of changing the ‘circle’ to a rectangle!

 

Here is my Card!

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This DSP is one I ordered several packages…one for last months card class,

and one for Booklet Cards, I’ll present in a couple of days!

This DSP is just gorgeous! The Metallic accent in the DSP is Copper!

 

Here is the inside of the Card!

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The Ink is the Delicata Celestial Copper Ink!

I missed buying the ink refills…Stampin’Up! sold out…sad face!

I will have to look elsewhere!

HERE ARE THE STOCK AND MEASURES:

Whisper White Thick- card base, 8.5″ x 5.5″ score @ 4.25″ fold in half on the score

Whisper White Regular- front panel with ornament, 2″ x 3.5″

Copper Foil Sheet- front panel mat, 2 1/8″ x 3 5/8″

DSP:

Brightly Gleaming Specialty DSP- bottom layer, 2.5″ x 4″   long panel, 2″ x 5.25″

STAMP SET:

Christmas Gleaming- greeting, inside sentiment, ornament

masked off the bottom half of the greeting’s stamp to use only half the greeting!

INK:

Delicata Celestial Copper- greeting, inside sentiment, ornament

TOOLS:

Gleaming Ornaments Punch- large punch for ornament

ACCESSORIES:

Copper Trim- bow

Michael’s Recollection Bling Embellishments- for the inside bling!

Here is the Card, again!

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All the cards I will be addressing are done!, including the cards,

 for the rest of what will be posted for the month!

So while you are peeking at what is left to show…I will be

addressing and stamping all my Cards for delivery!

Until the next Post…Blessings to you ALL!

Blessed Christmas for CTS349…!

Hello All!

Thanks for peeking in for Today’s Card!

 

Today’s Challenger is

CAS(E) this Sketch Challenge#349  (CTS349)

Here is the Challenge!

 

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Here is my Card!

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Love those Gold Glitter Enamel Dots!

 

Here is the completed inside!

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Got fancy for the inside too!

 

HERE ARE THE STOCK AND MEASUREMENTS:

CARDSTOCK:

Whisper White Thick- card base, 8.5″ x 5.5″ score @ 4.25″ fold in half on the score

Whisper White Regular- front panel, 2 3/8″ x 3.75″

Gold Foil Sheet- front mat, 2.5″ x 3 7/8″      scrap to punch tree topper star!

DSP:

Christmastime is Here- front panel, 2.5″ x 4″

inside strip, 1″ x 4″

STAMP SETS:

Itty Bitty Christmas- greeting

Winter Woods- inside sentiment, tree on card front

INK:

Cherry Cobbler- greeting and inside sentiment

Mossy Meadow- tree, on card front

TOOLS:

Mini Star Punch- retired punch, for tree top star!

ACCESSORIES:

Gold Glitter Enamel Dots- all over the card front tree, a few inside card too!

 

Here is the Card, again!

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Most of my Cards are done! A couple more to share over the next several days!

Until the next Post…Blessings and Christmas Wishes to you ALL!

 

Masculine Birthday!

By the Sea, by the Sea, by the Beautiful Sea…

Ahoy! Sea Lovers (and non sea lovers!)

Today’s Card is on a ‘nautical’ theme!

I needed to get a few Masculine Birthday cards created!

Today’s cards is for FabFri #177 Sketch Challenge!

 

Here is the Sketch!

FabFri177

 

Here is my Card!

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Simple!

 

Here is the inside of the Card!

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I used a couple of stamps here from a set I purchased from AliExpress,

called…Greetings & Sentiments. At least that is the name, they gave it!

I purchased a few sets from them…you do get what you pay for.

This set turned out to be, not so bad.

Some I purchased, I gave away, or just plain threw away!

I’m sticking to the quality I know and trust!

 

THE STOCK AND MEASURES:

CARDSTOCK:

Balmy Blue- card base, 8.5″ x 5.5″ score @ 4.25″ fold in half on the score

Night of Navy- front and inside mats, 4″ x 5.25″

Whisper White- front banner,  .50″ x 3.75″   inside panel, 3.75″ x 5″

DSP:

Come Sail Away- front panel, 3.75″ x 5″

INK:

Night of Navy- greeting and inside sentiment

STAMP SETS:

My Sentiments Exactly- By the Sea Sentiments, greeting

AliExpress- Greetings & Sentiments, inside sentiments

ACCESSORIES:

Denim 3/8″ Ribbon- front,  2.5″  flag the end

 

Here is the Card, once more!

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So happy to be making Challenge cards again!

 

Until the next Post…Blessings and Sea Dreams to you ALL!