Making Stampin’Up! Video Tutorials for CreatingForGrace is one of my favorite things! Stampin’ video basics here we come! Recently I sent out an email to my friends asking about what kinds of things they would like a tutorial on. I received many ideas and am looking forward to doing a video basics series in the near future! I started out slowly. Since then have been trying to create a video for any cards or projects that simply needed more explanation. However, the written directions can only go so far in some cases. Believe me I’ve been stumped many times on how to accurately provide instructions in an easy to understand manner!
Here’s my Stampin’ Up! Timeless Textures color challenge! I love our weekly color challenges! And this is one of my favorite texture sets. The painted Harvest sentiment is perfect!
This card is super quick and easy! Just start with an A2 size base cut at 11″ x 4.25″. Score and fold at 5.5″. Cut the Basic Black cardstock layer at 5.25″ x 4″. The stamped whisper white layer is cut at 5 3/8″ x 3 7/8″.
The basic black focal strip is 3/8″, the pumpkin pie strip is 1/4″, and the white sentiment strip is cut at 1/2″. Attach the Basic Black shimmer ribbon knot with a glue dot.
Stampin’ Up! Love Today Planner ideas & Overview :
I love planners! Inevitably I use one for business and one for our family! Seeing this gave me the idea of having a photo of someone I was praying for in a pocket page and the specific current prayers in the pocket next to it. I could change the pocket paper as the prayer needs changed!
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This Stampin’ Up! Artistically Asian Sponged card was so fun! I love the look of sponging, and using the Timeless Textures stamp is a perfect “water look” for the base of this card . This weeks color challenge used Pacific Point, Marina Mist, Soft Sky, Real Red and Basic Black.
I started with an A2 card base cut at 11″ x 4.25″. Score and fold at 5.5″. The Real Red layer is 5.25″ x 4″. And the White sponged layer is 4 1/8″ x 3 7/8″. The video shows the details on how to do the stamping off and the sponging technique. Remember to make your envelope pretty!
It’s a breeze to create this Quick & Easy Merry Music Christmas card using the Specialty Designer Series Paper as a background. Add some silver glimmer paper and our new striped ribbon from the 2017 holiday catalog, and that’s it! Love!
I love the simplicity of this card. Just start with an A2 card base in Old Olive cardstock cut at 8.5″ x 5.5″. Score and fold at 4.25″. Cut a piece of whisper white cardstock for the inside at 5.25″ x 4″. And the card front focal DSP is cut at 5.5″ x 4″. Center and attach.
Cut a piece of Old Olive cardstock at 3 3/4″ x 1 1/8″ and a strip of Silver glimmer paper at 4″ x .75″, then use the Banner Triple punch to flag the ends. Attach the ribbon using a stapler.
Next stamp the sentiment and use the circle punches to create the focal point. Remember to make your envelope pretty! Ready to make some of your own?? Simply click Here to shop!
This Stampin’ Up! Spooky Cat Quick & Easy Halloween Card is perfect to create the final card in the cat punch series. Yay for quick & easy!
Just start with and A2 card base in Very Vanilla Heavy Cardstock cut at 8.5″ x 5.5″. Score and fold at 4.25″. Attach the Basic Black cardstock layer cut at 5.25″ x 4″. Attach a strip of the Spooky Night DSP cut at 5.25″ x 3/4″ to the far left and place the thin strip of Pumpkin Pie on top.
The Pumpkin Pie focal square is cut at 2 3/8″ x 2 1/4″. And the Very Vanilla square is cut at 2 1/8″ x 2″. Punch kitty using the Cat Punch from the 2017 Holiday catalog. Sponge the edges of the kitty and attach.
Love, love, love this Stampin’ Up! Snowy Hometown Greetings stamp and coordinating framelit set! I show a simple card with no fussy cutting or glitter snow as well as show how to make the gold foil window with snow “fancier” version.
Although this card looks super fancy, it’s actually very easy to create. Simple start with an A2 card base cut at 11″ x 4.25″. Score and fold in half at 5.5″. Cut 3 pieces of paper ( one at 4″ x 5.25″, one at 4″ x 4.25″, and one at 4″ x 3″) Run each one through the bigshot die cutter with the edgelit at the “top” of the paper. This allows room to shift and attach where you want and simply cut along the bottom to finish it off.
And here is the video tutorial for Stampin’ Up! Snowy Hometown Greetings:
I am in love with this Stampin’ Up! Moonlight Silhouette Cat Punch card! Because this was featured as a tutorial on SplitCoastStampers I have left the format to match theirs, but with a bit more detail!
1. First, begin with a 3” circle of White glitter paper cut with a 3” circle framelit or punch. 2. Then use the punch to create a negative image (open space of a shape) Make sure and have the image in the proper orientation when punching) 3. This will leave a positive image (here a cat) and a negative (a cat which will look silhouetted against a moon) 4. Next, sponge lightly around the edges to add depth. Please see the video for tips on sponging without streaking and also how glimmer paper can also be changed color by spritzing.
5. Stamp the inside of the card with navy ink using the decorative stamp and sentiment. Attach. Remember to make your envelope pretty with the decorative stamp, too! 6. Stamp the navy cardfront with white craft ink using the decorative stamp and sentiment. The navy cardfront is cut at 5 1/8” x 3 7/8”. 7. Run adhesive around the back of the navy card front and attach the blue ribbon. Place a whitecardstock layer over the blue base. This is white layer is cut at 5.25” x 4”. Now attach the assembled cardfront to the base layers. 8. Place dimensional adhesive to the back of the punched “moon” 9. Position your punched shape on the cardfront. 10. Use a glue dot to make the blue ribbon “cinch” at the point where you are going to add the other ribbons. 11. Finally, attach the mini silver sequin trim using a glue dot. Tie a small bow using the silver ribbon. Attach the silver bow using another glue dot.