Pop Up Butterfly Card Video

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Here is the front of the card in today's video.  It uses two of the retiring Stampin' Up! Color Tip Top Taupe and Watermelon Wonder. I so love this color combination.  

Have you checked out Stampin' Up!'s Retirement List yet?  Don't delay as the In Colors and accessories always go fastest.

I used the words from the Beautiful You Stamp Set, that is the Occasions Catalog.  I am happy to report this set along, with the Watercolor Wings that I made the butterfly from, will still be available in the New 2017-2018 Stampin' Up! catalog in June.  Along with the Layering Ovals and Stitched Framelits that make layering a breeze.

The inside of the card featured the 2015-2017 In Color Designer Series Paper.  You need to check out the video to see how I got this butterfly to pop up inside the card.

This technique can be used with so many of our dies.  You just need a solid cut out for the back image and and detailed cut out for the front.  Along with two pieces of card stock that measure 1/4" x 1".  These two piece are what you adhere to the back of the solid butterfly to make it pop up.  View the view on the tips to place your adhesive.

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The card base is the standard 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" score at the 4 1/4".  You need to give this card a try as it gives a WOW with not much effort.  I used the Timeless Tags Thinlit Dies that are in the Occasions Catalog for the little butterfly accent.  Sad to report this set of dies are retiring too.

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Nail It Z Fold Card

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Today's Creative Fold Video is from the Nailed It Bundle.  I am so in love with this bundle.  The bundle is my Customer Appreciation PDF his month.  That you can get free when you place a $30 order in my Online Store. Remember to use the Hostess Code PEXMMHH2 to qualify for this PDF.

This card is not part of my Customer Appreciation PDF, it is an added bonus.  The Nail It Bundle is a must for any stamp collection, as it is perfect stamp set to use for those hard to make masculine cards.  I know some people who find masculine cards each to make, but they are not my favorite normally.

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I used Early Espresso Classic Ink and StazOn.  I also used the Hardwood Background Stamp.

This card is so quick and easy to make but has that WOW factor.

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Double Fun Fold Video

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Isn't this a stunning card?  It is a Double Fun Fold Card using the Special Reason Bundle, All Things Thanks Stamp Set, and the Flourishing Phrases Stamp Set.

The colors used are Basic Black and Crushed Curry. I also used the Petal Burst Embossing Folder.

You first take a piece of Crushed Curry that measures 5 1/2" x 6 1/4" and score at 4 1/4".   You will see in the video how I embossed just the top portion of this piece.

Then I took a piece of Crushed Curry, that measured 5 1/4" x 8" and scored at the 4" mark.  Again just embossing the top portion.

I took a piece of Whisper White Card Stock that measured 2" x 2 1/2", and used the framelit die from the Stylish Stems Framelits Dies and die cut the daisy in the upper right corner.  I also cut a small piece of Basic Black Card Stock with the die for just the tiny center of the flower.

I stamped the words from the All Things Thanks Stamp Set in black in the lower left corner.  I took the small flower from the Special Reason Stamp Set and stamped around the edge of this piece of card stock.  And then adhered this piece to a piece of Crushed Curry that measured 2 1/4" x 2 3/4", and adhered to the top portion of Basic Black piece where it was dry embossed.

Here is the card half-way opened. 

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I took a piece of Whisper White 2" x 2 1/2" and stamped the words from the Flourishing Phrases Stamp Set in Basic Black Ink, and stamped the flower around the outside again.

You will want to adhere the Crushed Curry Card Base with the fold to the bottom of the Basic Black card base.  Watch the video for placement.

Here is the inside of the card.  I took a piece of Whisper White that measures 3 3/4" x 5" stamped the flowers around the outside and adhere to the inside of the Crushed Curry Base.  There you have it a Double Fun Fold Card.

 

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Are you ready for another Creative Fold Video?

Today's Creative Fold Video features the bright Watermelon Wonder in a Pop Out Card.  Do you have this color?  You do know it's retiring soon?  So make sure you have the refill for your ink pad and enough card stock.

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Here is the card closed.  It featuring the Inside the Lines Designer Series Paper that is a free item during Sale-a-Bration or while supplies last.  I used my Aqua Painter with the Watermelon Wonder, Pear Pizzaz and Wild Wasabi to color the flowers and leaves in.

The flower center are highlighted with the Gold Wink of Stella and the flowers themselves with the Clear Wink of Stella.

The Detail Dragonfly Framelits Dies were used to highlight the Belly Band.

This Creative Fold was shared during my recent challenge to the demonstrators in my Stamp Family by Leigh Amburgey of Mentor.  If you missed the card she shared with this Creative Fold you can check it out here.

I used the must have Stitched Framelits that layer so well with the Layering Circle Framelits.

The sizes of card stock used for this card are:

  • 4 1/4" x 11" Watermelon Wonder Card Stock 
  • 4 pieces of Basic Black Card Stock 2 1/2" x 4"
  • 2 pieces of 1/2" x 1 1/4" Basic Black Card Stock
  • 4 pieces of  Inside The Lines Designer Series Paper 2 3/8" x 3 7/8"
  • 3/4" x 12" Basic Black Card Stock for the Belly Band

 

Don't forget you only have until March 31 to receive free product with a $50 purchase.  Or better yet to purchase the Ultimate Bundle and start receiving a discount on your paper crafting needs. 

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Check Out This Adorable Easter Box Card.

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So excited to share with you today in my Creative Fold Video Series, this adorable Easter Box Card.  I am doing this card this coming weekend during my Stamping in the Woods Retreat.  I know the ladies will adore it.  Have you ever been to one of my Stamp Retreats?   If not you need to plan to attend one in the fall.

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This card is so adorable standing up, but it lays flat for mailing.  So when you send it, it looks adorable in the envelope too.

This card is a first for me to have a video and a full free PDF to go with it.  So not only will you be able to watch the video for insight on how I created this card, but you will have a PDF to link too at the bottom of this post to get printable directions? Sure hope you like this added feature.

I used two different bundles for this card.  First the Basket Bunch Bundle and the second the Lift Me Up Bundle.   I hope you like how I created my clouds with the masking and the White Craft Ink.

And you can't help but notice all the glimmer from the Glimmer Paper Assortment Pack that you can get free now through March 31, or while supplies last during our biggest sale of the year Sale-a-Bration.

Time is ticking away on Sale-a-Bration, so don't delay get your free items.  Don't forget Ultimate Bundle will also be gone soon.  Don't know what the Ultimate Bundle is?  It is a change to get over $250 worth of Stampin' Up! Product for only $99 with free shipping.  But it is also give you the change to Test Drive Stampin' Up! and see if all the benefits, like a minimum 20% discount is right for you.   Don't let this great opportunity pass you by JOIN NOW.

 

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New Product with A Creative Gate Fold Card

Lots of fun new sets from the Occasions and Sale-a-Bration Catalogs used in this video to create a creative fold card.  My assistant, Jodie Daniels, made this card for upcoming club class.  So glad to have some helping with the creative juices as some days are harder then other to be creative.

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This is the front of the card and it uses the Balloon Adventures and the Big on Birthday Stamp Sets.  Along with the Balloon Bouquet Punch and the Playful Palette Designer Series Paper Stack.  But then when you open it up you will find the Reverse Words Stamp Set.  This stamp set gives you a totally different look and it is feel with a $50 order now through March 31.

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The Playful Palette Designer Series Paper Stack has so many cheery colors perfect for a birthday card.

The sizes of card stock used are:

 

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Fancy Fold Pull Out Card Video

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Today's creative fold video features the beautiful Lift Me Up Bundle.  This bundle comes with the Lift Me Up Stamp Set, that has 16 rubber stamps in wood or clear mount, and the Up & Away Thinlits Dies that has 15 dies.  

The best part is, from now until March 31, 2017 if you spend $50 you will receive the matching Designer Series Paper Carried Away free during Sale-a-Bration.

Have you taken part yet in the Sale-a-Bration Sale?  What are you?  Don't miss out on receiving free paper crafting supplies with ever $50 order.  Learn more by viewing the Sale-a-Bration Brochure or the additional flier with even more items for free.  Or simply go to my Online Store

Make sure you watch the video. So you can see how to cut this creative fold card.  Below at the measurements for the Card Stock and the Carried Away Designer Series Paper.

  • 4" x 9 3/4" Mint Macron Card Stock
  • 4 1/4" x 5 1/2" Night of Navy Card Stock
  • 2 7/8" x 2 7/8" Night of Navy card Stock
  • 2 7.8" x 4 3/8" Night Of Navy Card Stock
  • 2 3/4" x 2 3/4" Whisper White Card Stock
  • 7 /8" x 5 1/8" Night Of Navy Card Stock
  • 2-7/8" x 2 1/8" Night of Navy Card Stack
  • 3/4" 5" Carried Away Designer Series Paper
  • 2-3/4" x 2" Carried Away Designer Series Paper

 

 


Video Extended Opening Card

Today's is the day you can order the 6" x 6" Glimmer Paper with a $50 order.  You are going to love my creative fold video featuring an Extended Opening Card Using the Glimmer Paper.

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Did you catch my video on Friday on how to do the masking technique with the beautiful Avant Garden Stamp Set, that is also a free Sale-a-Bration Stamp Set?  If not you can view it here.

Here is the card open with the extension.  Love it!

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The additional supplies I used on this card are the Mint Macron Glimmer Paper, the Botanical Builder Framelits, the Very Vanilla 1/4" Satin Ribbon along with the Rich Razzleberry and Sweet Sugarplum Card Stock.  The card is so stunning in personal with the glimmer paper.

The Sizes of Card Stock Are:

  • 2" x 5 1/2" Very Vanilla
  • 3 1/2" x 5 1/2" Rich Razzleberry
  • 2" x 5 1/2" Mint Macron Glimmer Paper (free with a $50 Order)
  • 5 1/2" x 81/2" Sweet Sugarplum scored at the 1" and 

 

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Peek-a-Boo Card

Today's Creative Fold Video features a Peek-a-Boo Card.  I am thinking this card is more of a creative cut then a creative fold.  But whatever I call it, it is just so cute with the adorable Hay Chick Stamp.

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I used the technique of inking my Hexagons Dynamic Textured Impressions Embossing Folder that I showed you on Friday.  If you missed that technique here is the link to that video.

 

Have you noticed that on my recent videos there is an "i" in the upper right corner?  So excited about this.  Thanks to a dear friend, France Martin, she has helped me figure out how to do this.  So now when you are watching one of my videos, and want to get more information you click on the "i" and it will take you directly to my blog post about that video.  No more search to find where the blog post is on my blog.  How cool is that?  So thanks France.

Have you tried the Shimmery White Card Stock for water coloring?  Whether you are using the Blender Pens or the Aqua Painter you will find that the Shimmery White Card Sock gives a really nice surface to work on.

Here are the sizes of Card Stock I used:

  • 4 1/4" x 7 3/4"  Real Red Card Stock Scored at the 5 1/2" mark
  • 2 pieces of 1 7/8" x 4" Crumb Cake Card Stock
  • 2 1/8" x 4 1/4" Real Red Card Stock
  • Small piece of Shimmery White Card for the Stitched Oval
  • Small pies of Basic Black for the Oval Background

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Dutch Door Video

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In today's video, I use the beautiful succulent that I made in a video last Friday.  If you missed that video, you can check it out here. I am calling today's creative fold a Dutch Door Opening Card.  Not sure that is the correct name but that is what we will call it.  When it is closed it looks like a regular card.  But when it is open it does open like Dutch Doors.

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This is a very simple to make creative fold.  I did some collage stamping wit the Timeless Textures and the Gorgeous Grunge Stamp Sets.  Both of these stamp sets make collage stamping a breeze.  I did tone on tone and I think that helps with the Vintage Look.  This is the technique that I used on the gift boxes from a couple weeks ago and the Petite Cafe Bag a few days ago.

Sizes of Card Stock Used for This Card:

 

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