How to shade with Stampin’ Blends

I am someone who loves the look of shading and highlighting with the Stampin’ Blends Markers, but I don’t want it to take a long time to do.  I’ve created a video that shows you how to shade with Stampin’ Blends that is quick and easy.

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I love the sweetness of this image from the Embrace Each Moment stamp set and the sentiment is perfect for this card I made for my husband Dave.

Color Pallet

In the photo below you can see the highlights and and shading that can easily be achieved with the Stampin’ Blends Markers.  The video below shows how easy it is to achieve this look.
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Measurements:

  • Misty Moonlight: 6-1/2″ x 5-1/2″ scored at 4-1/4″ for card base and 2-3/4″ x 4″
  • Whisper White: 4″ x 5-1/4″ for inside and 2-1/4″ x 3-1/2″
  • Calypso Coral: 2-1/2″ x 3-3/4″ and 2-1/4″ x 2-1/4″ for die cut
  • In Good Taste Designer Series Paper: 2″ x 5-1/4″

If you’re unable to view the video, please click HERE

Stampin' Up! Embrace Each Moment stamp set, How to shade with Stampin' Blends, Stampin' Studio

Need some supplies?  Oh, how I would appreciate your business!  I am so happy to help you with your creative juices–and when you support my online store it brings more amazing videos to you!

Supplies used on today’s card

Thank you so much for taking time to visit my blog.  I truly appreciate you.  Your comments and orders are always appreciated! 
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  • For every $50 order of product you place with me between July 1 – August 3, (before shipping and tax)  you’ll earn a $5.00 Bonus Days coupon from Stampin’ Up! that you can redeem between August 4 -31, 2020.
  • An email address is required to participate in this promotion; Bonus Days coupon codes can only be delivered via email.
  • IMPORTANT! Save both the email containing your Bonus Days coupon codes AND write down the coupon codes in a safe place. Codes cannot be re-sent if the email is lost and lost codes cannot be recovered.
  • Orders that are started before the promotion begins will not go toward earning coupon codes.
  • Bonus Days coupon codes can be redeemed for any product, excluding Starter Kits and Paper Pumpkin month-to-month subscriptions.  Prepaid Paper Pumpkin codes may be discounted with Bonus Days coupon codes.
  • There is no limit to the number of coupons you can receive per order or throughout the duration of the promotion. There is no limit on the number of coupons you can use on an order during redemption.

CURRENT HOST CODE

Use this host code to place your online order.  If your order is over $150 DO NOT use the code – you’ll get your own Stampin’ Rewards from Stampin’ Up!

Just copy/paste this code: NW6WKBW9 when placing your order.

How to make a textured rainbow card

How about a bit of happy on this lovely Friday?  I created this card using the colors of the rainbow and 6 different embossing folders.  It’s so bright and cherry, doesn’t it just make you smile?

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Color Pallet

Each colored strip uses a different embossing folder to add great depth and texture to each colored strip.  I love the contrast with these colors on the Basic Black cardstock.

Measurements:

  • Thick Whisper White: 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″ scored at 4-1/4″ for card base
  • Whisper White: 1-3/4″ x 2-1/2″ for die cut
  • Basic Black: 4-7/8″ x 3-5/8″ and 3″ x 3/4″ for banner
  • Real Red: 3/4″ x 3-1/2″
  • Pumpkin Pie: 3/4″ x 3-1/2″
  • Daffodil Delight: 3/4″ x 3-1/2″
  • Granny Apple Green: 3/4″ x 3-1/2″
  • Bermuda Bay: 3/4″ x 3-1/2″
  • Highland Heather: 3/4″ x 3-1/2″

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If you’re unable to view the video, please click HERE

Stampin' Up! Country Home stamp set, Embossing Folders, Stampin' Studio

Need some supplies?  Oh, how I would appreciate your business!  I am so happy to help you with your creative juices–and when you support my online store it brings more amazing videos to you!

Supplies used on today’s card

Thank you so much for taking time to visit my blog.  I truly appreciate you.  Your comments and orders are always appreciated! 
Stampin' Up! Bonus Days, Stampin' Studio

Don’t forget…BONUS DAYS!  July 1 – August 3.  EARN IN JULY.  REDEEM IN AUGUST!

  • For every $50 order of product you place with me between July 1 – August 3, (before shipping and tax)  you’ll earn a $5.00 Bonus Days coupon from Stampin’ Up! that you can redeem between August 4 -31, 2020.
  • An email address is required to participate in this promotion; Bonus Days coupon codes can only be delivered via email.
  • IMPORTANT! Save both the email containing your Bonus Days coupon codes AND write down the coupon codes in a safe place. Codes cannot be re-sent if the email is lost and lost codes cannot be recovered.
  • Orders that are started before the promotion begins will not go toward earning coupon codes.
  • Bonus Days coupon codes can be redeemed for any product, excluding Starter Kits and Paper Pumpkin month-to-month subscriptions.  Prepaid Paper Pumpkin codes may be discounted with Bonus Days coupon codes.
  • There is no limit to the number of coupons you can receive per order or throughout the duration of the promotion. There is no limit on the number of coupons you can use on an order during redemption.

CURRENT HOST CODE

Use this host code to place your online order.  If your order is over $150 DO NOT use the code – you’ll get your own Stampin’ Rewards from Stampin’ Up!

Just copy/paste this code: NW6WKBW9 when placing your order.

How to use Gold Hoops to make your cards POP!

I was excited when I saw the new Gold Hoops in the Annual Catalog.  They are featured in the Forever Greenery Suite but can be used with everything to make the features on your card POP!  See how the Gold Hoop on this card enhances the sentiment?!

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Color Pallet

The addition of the Gold Metallic Pearls ties into the Gold Hoop element and adds more dimension to the flowers. 

Stampin' Up! Gold Hoops, Forever Fern stamp set, Forever Flourishing Dies, Stampin' Studio

Measurements:
  • Purple Posy: 8-1/2″ x 5-1/2 scored at 4-1/4″ for card base and scrap to punch flowers
  • Whisper White: (cut 2) 4″ x 5-1/4″, 3″ x 3″ for circle Punch and 4-1/4″ x 1/4″ for inside
  • Soft Sea Foam: 3″ x 4-1/4

If you’re unable to view the video, please click HERE

Stampin' Up! Gold Hoops, Forever Fern stamp set, Forever Flourishing Dies, Stampin' Studio

Don’t forget to decorate the inside of the card too.

Need some supplies?  Oh, how I would appreciate your business!  I am so happy to help you with your creative juices–and when you support my online store it brings more amazing videos to you!

Supplies used on today’s card

Thank you so much for taking time to visit my blog.  I truly appreciate you.  Your comments and orders are always appreciated!
Stampin' Up! Bonus Days, Stampin' Studio

Don’t forget…BONUS DAYS!  July 1 – August 3.  EARN IN JULY.  REDEEM IN AUGUST!

  • For every $50 order of product you place with me between July 1 – August 3, (before shipping and tax)  you’ll earn a $5.00 Bonus Days coupon from Stampin’ Up! that you can redeem between August 4 -31, 2020.
  • An email address is required to participate in this promotion; Bonus Days coupon codes can only be delivered via email.
  • IMPORTANT! Save both the email containing your Bonus Days coupon codes AND write down the coupon codes in a safe place. Codes cannot be re-sent if the email is lost and lost codes cannot be recovered.
  • Orders that are started before the promotion begins will not go toward earning coupon codes.
  • Bonus Days coupon codes can be redeemed for any product, excluding Starter Kits and Paper Pumpkin month-to-month subscriptions.  Prepaid Paper Pumpkin codes may be discounted with Bonus Days coupon codes.
  • There is no limit to the number of coupons you can receive per order or throughout the duration of the promotion. There is no limit on the number of coupons you can use on an order during redemption.

CURRENT HOST CODE

Use this host code to place your online order.  If your order is over $150 DO NOT use the code – you’ll get your own Stampin’ Rewards from Stampin’ Up!

Just copy/paste this code: NW6WKBW9 when placing your order.