Honey, the “love” bear is anxious to meet you, and share two of her favorite designer papers that are on sale right now; In Good Taste, and Tidings Of Christmas. You can see all nine selections of paper that are on sale below. Clicking on the pictures will take you to my store for ordering, where you will see the sale prices.
Honey is from the Count On Me Stamp Set, stamped in Early Espresso Ink on Basic White Cardstock. Once cut from the paper, Honey said she would be easy to color, because all I would need is a Light Crumb Cake Stampin’ Blend. She was right! The darker areas were made by a second coating with the same color.
Since Honey is holding a heart, she wanted to use the gorgeous, Floral Hearts Die (pictured in the first photo) to cut from a pink pattern of In Good Taste Designer Paper. I used the same paper to give her a “paper pieced” heart to hold. This required stamping the portion with the heart on the designer paper, fussy cutting the heart, and gluing it in place. I hope you understand, because “paper piecing” is a fun technique. Then, I cut a second Floral Heart from Basic White Cardstock to fill in the center, saving the “outside” for another card.
For the background, Honey wanted paper that would match her fur, and we chose a year-round pattern from Tidings Of Christmas. To add some pretty detail, we used an Ornate Layers Die for cutting.
The sentiment was a “no brainer,” because it’s Honey’s favorite from the Count On Me Stamp Set, “Love comes in all shapes and sizes.” I stamped it in Early Espresso Ink, and used the long, rectangular, Ornate Layers Die for cutting. I made several cuts with the same die, adjusting it to fit the words, and leaving room for Honey to stand on it.
Honey is very pleased with her card, and wants to make sure that everyone sees it at #stampingthroughthecatalog.
My July Host Code Gift
Just type the current host code (found beneath my profile picture) in the box provided, on your order of $75.00 or more, and I will send you the Ombre Gift Bags in August.
Use the Ombre Gift Bags for treat or gift bags. Decorate them or use them as is. Either way, you’ll make an attractive statement with your gift. Just pop a treat or gift into one of these bags, and add a handmade tag you make using stamps and punches or dies.
* 20 bags: 4 each of 5 colors
* 4-3/4″ x 7″ (12.1 x 17.8 cm)
* Food safe
Product colors: Evening Evergreen, Fresh Freesia, Pale Papaya, Polished Pink, Soft Succulent
And, guess what……we’re having a designer paper sale, July 1- August 2. It’s for nine selections of new Designer Series Paper from the 2021-2022 Annual Catalog. Just click on the ones you want, where you’ll see the sale price, and add them to your shopping cart.
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