Monday, February 19, 2018

Paper Pumpkin's 5th Anniversary

In March, Paper Pumpkin is celebrating its 5 year anniversary and if  you order Paper Pumpkin between now and March 10 you will get a free anniversary gift!!

With this free gift offer and the other benefits of ordering during Sale-A-Bration (see below the video) NOW IS THE TIME to order Paper Pumpkin!!



PLUS!!

Sale-A-Bration is the perfect time to purchase a Paper Pumpkin Prepaid subscription.
Why?
Because Sale-A-Bration is the one time during the year you can get FREE Stampin’ Up! products!!
Here’s what you can earn when you buy a prepaid subscription:


3-Month Prepaid Subscription

1 Free Level 1 Sale-A-Bration Item
6-Month Prepaid Subscription (saves $1 per month)

2 Free Level 1 Sale-A-Bration Items or 1 Free Level 2 Sale-A-Bration Item
12-Month Prepaid Subscription (saves $2 per month)

4 Free Level 1 Sale-A-Bration Items or 2 Free Level 2 Sale-A-Bration Items (Plus host benefits!)

And, don’t forget that you get discounts with 6-and 12-month subscriptions.


Monday, February 12, 2018

Fun With Layers

Make this card as masculine, feminine or neutral as you want based on the papers and colors chosen.

  

MATERIALS:  Unless otherwise indicated, page numbers refer to the 2017-2018 Annual Catalog

Stamps:
Birthday Wit (145750 - wood; 145753 - clear) Occasions Catalog Page 9

Classic Stampin’ Pad Inks:
Emerald Envy (141396) Page 184
Berry Burst (144083) Page 184
Night of Navy (100867) Page 185

Cardstock/Paper:
Emerald Envy (141415) - Page 184
            5 ¼” x 4“ for larger layer
            3 ¾” x 2 ¾” for smaller layer
Whisper White (100730) – Page 185
5 ½ ”  x 8 ½ ”  scored at 4 ¼ “ for card base (score with longer end at top) 
4 ½ ” x 3 ¼ “ for embossed layer
3 ½ ” x 2 ½ ” for sentiment layer
Designer Series Paper (DSP) Naturally Eclectic – (144185)  Page 188
            2” x 3 ¾”

Accessories:
Snail Adhesive (104332) Page 202
Textured Impressions Embossing Folder (TIEF) Oh My Stars– (143710) Page 210

            Get your supplies at www.marymahaffey.stampinup.net

INSTRUCTIONS:
  •         Emboss the 4 ½ x 3 ¼ inch piece of Whisper White Card stock using the Oh My Stars TIEF.
  •         Use the Happy Birthday from the Birthday Wit stamp set and Emerald Envy Ink to stamp the sentiment on the smaller piece of Whisper White card stock.
  •      Using the star burst stamp from the same set stamp around the sentiment to fill in the white areas. Emerald Envy, Berry Burst & Night of Navy were used in the example.




Referring to the photo of the completed card:
  •          Attach sentiment layer to smaller Emerald Envy layer
  •         Attach this to the embossed layer (use glue, fast fuse or tear tape – something strong when attaching to embossed or rough areas)
  •          Attach the piece of DSP to the larger Emerald Envy Piece
  •         Attach sentiment layers to card as shown
  •         Attach entire front to Whisper White card stock base


Congratulations you made a card!!