Soft Sea Foam: 5 ½” x 8 ½”, scored at 4 ¼” card base; 5 ¼” x 4”
Granny Apple Green: 4 ¼” x 2”
Tropical Escape DSP: 1” x 5”
Shaded Spruce: 2 ¾” x 2 ¾”
Whisper White: 3” x 3” scrap
Embossed Granny Apple Green cardstock with Dot To Dot Embossing Folder. Adhere to Soft Sea Foam card base with Tear & Tape Adhesive.
Adhere Tropical Escape DSP to card front.
Die-cut Whisper White cardstock with 2 5/8” square from Stitched Shapes Framelits.
Stamp the frog, butterfly and sentiment from So Hoppy Together onto white piece using Memento Tuxedo Black ink.
Color the frog and butterfly with Stampin’ Blends Markers, the brush on Wink of Stella on the frog’s spots and butterfly wings.
Adhere the white square to the Shaded Spruce square with SNAIL adhesive, then pop up with Dimensionals onto the card front.
Add a single Basic Adhesive Backed Sequin in Petal Pink.
Optional alternative: Stamp frog & butterfly on scrap Whisper White, die-cut with Hop Around Framelits, color and pop up with Dimensionals onto square.
Pool Party: 8 1/2” x 5 1/2”; scrap
Whisper White scrap
DSP: 2 ½” x 5 ¼”; 1 ½” x 5 ¼”
Cut cardstock. Punch shapes from scraps of cardstock.
Stamp on Story Label punch.
Layer DSP onto card base.
Wrap ribbon around front of card and tie into a bow. Adhere to card as needed.
Layer Story Label punch and adhere to card with Dimensionals.
Smoky Slate – 4 ¼” x 11” – score at 2 ¾” and 5 ½” , 3 ½” x 3 ½”
Whisper White – 3 ¼” x 3 ¼”, 4” x 5 ¼”
Daffodil Delight Gingham Gala Designer Series Paper – 2 ½” x 4”
Rich Razzleberry – 1” x 3” strip – “flag” one end
Fold Smoky Slate card base in half at 5 ½”. Fold right edge back towards fold on the 2 3/4” fold line creating a Z-fold card.
Adhere the Gingham Gala paper to the front panel of card base.
Stamp the center jar in Momento Black in on the small piece of Whisper White card stock.
Stamp the same image onto a post it note so the top of the image will have the adhesive on the reverse side. Cut out the image.
Place the post it image over top of the same image stamped on Whisper White.
Next, stamp the other jar image on either side of the center image.
Leaving the post note adhered, stamp the jelly bean image inside the left jar and the gummi bears inside the right image.
Remove post-it mask and stamp the mixed candy image inside the center jar.
Use Stampin’ Blends to color images as shown.
Adhere the stamped panel to the 3 ½” x 3 ½” Smoky Slate card stock.
Adhere the Rich Razzleberry strip to the back of panel referring to the photo for placement.
Adhere completed piece to card front using Stampin’ Dimensionals as shown.
Stamp the “Happy Birthday” image in the bottom right corner using Rich Razzleberry ink.
Adhere inside panel to card base.
Add Enamel Dots to top right corner.
Whisper White Card Stock: 4 1/4” x 11”, 4” x 5 1/4”, 3” x 4 1/4”
Early Espresso: 3 1/8” x 4 3/8”
Score and fold the Whisper White card base at 4 1/4”
Run the 4” x 5 1/4” through the Big Shot with the Subtles TIEF and adhere this to the card base. Set aside.
Cut one of the large Stamping Sponges into fourths for the next step.
On the small piece of Whisper White, sponge the following colors to create a “blended” sky. Be sure to start off the card stock as you sponge across the paper. Start with Pool Party, then add some Poppy Parade, Cajun Craze, and Mossy Meadow.
Stamp the large tree from Rooted in Nature at the bottom.
Run the sponged piece through the Big Shot with the Subtles TIEF and mount on the Early Espresso layer.
Add Dimensionals to the back and mount on the card base layer.