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Stamping with the STARS #317: Wild Rose Floating Frame Inspiration

The DOstamperSTARS are excited to bring you another Inspiration Hop #DOswts317.  This week we're showcasing Floating Frame cards.

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Floating Frame Technique using To a Wild Rose (from Stampin' Up) shared by Dawn Olchefske for Stamping with the STARS #DOswts317 #dostamping #dostamperstars #stampingtechnique #papercrafting #cardmaking #stampinup
The Floating Frame Technique has been floating around the internet lately and the STARS thought we should give it a try.  I've seen a couple different ways of doing it.  For my cards today, I used Glad Press'n Seal.

Floating Frame Technique using To a Wild Rose (from Stampin' Up) shared by Dawn Olchefske for Stamping with the STARS #DOswts317 #dostamping #dostamperstars #stampingtechnique #papercrafting #cardmaking #stampinup

How'd She DO That? Wild Rose Floating Frame card:

  • Bundle: To a Wild Rose stamp set with Wild Rose Dies
  • Paper:
    • Basic Black (5-1/2" x 8-1/2" card base)
    • Whisper White (two of 4" x 5-1/2" (one for inside), and scrap for greeting die)  
    • Whisper White (full sheet for flowers and leaves)
  • Ink:  Tuxedo Black Memento, Mango Melody, Calypso Coral & Granny Apple Green
  • Other:  Rectangle Stitched Dies, Happiness Blooms Enamel Dots, Stampin' Dimensionals, Mini Stampin' Dimensionals
  • Stamping Tips: Stamp outline image first, then stamp "solid" image by stamping off first.  Then "detailed" image by stamping off first too.  I did this for both the flowers and leaves

Floating Frame Technique shared by Dawn Olchefske for #DOswts317 #dostamping #dostamperstars #stampingtechnique #papercrafting #cardmaking #stampinup

DOstamping Floating Frame Instructions:

  1. Stamp several flowers and leaves (To a Wild Rose)
  2. Die cut with matching dies (Wild Rose)
  3. Arrange (but do not adhere) on 5-1/2" x 4" piece of Whisper White
  4. Cover with a piece of Press'n Seal, to keep everything in place.  Smooth over lightly, but be sure to press down firmly over any "empty areas" (this will help to make sure everything stays together for the next steps)
  5. Trim off overhanging edges, THEN REMOVE Whisper White panel (save)
  6. Die cut opening with Stitched Rectangle Die (2-9/16"x 4")
  7. Flip over and add a lot of Stampin' Dimensionals & Mini Stampin' Dimensionals (I used edges too).
  8. Adhere "frame" to saved Whisper White panel, then to folded card.  Remove Press'n Seal.
  9. Stamp sentiment.

Floating Frame Technique using To a Wild Rose (from Stampin' Up) shared by Dawn Olchefske for Stamping with the STARS #DOswts317 #dostamping #dostamperstars #stampingtechnique #papercrafting #cardmaking #stampinup

Save the center piece to create another card

  • Adhere to 3-3/8"  x 4-3/8" Basic Black Stitched Rectangle
  • Adhere to 5-1/2" x 8-1/2" folded So Saffron card base. 
  • Sentiment strip measures 5/8" x 4-1/4"

This is one of those kind of card techniques that takes a little extra time, but it's worth it.  Especially since it will create two cards!

Last note:  I'm completely in LOVE with our new dies.  Why?  Because the die shapes perfectly line up with the stamped image, yet there still is a little white space surrounding the shape after cutting.  It's a perfect cut each time!!

Get the To a Wild Rose Bundle today - you'll love it!

Enjoy~Dawn O

 


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Floating Frame Technique using To a Wild Rose (from Stampin' Up) shared by Dawn Olchefske for Stamping with the STARS #DOswts317 #dostamping #dostamperstars #stampingtechnique #papercrafting #cardmaking #stampinup Stampin' Up! color combo Mango Melody, Calypso Coral, Granny Apple Green, Basic Black by Dawn Olchefske #dostamping #stampinup #colorcombo

 


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6 Stunning Magnolia Lane Suite Swaps

You are in for a treat today. 

One of the hottest set of products from the new 2019/20 Annual Catalog is the new Magnolia Lane Suite.  And I have six stunning swaps to share with you.  These samples were swaps that I received from the Advisory Board Alumni group I belong too.  I try to never miss a swapping opportunity with this talented group of women!

6 stunning Morning Magnolia samples - Magnolia Lane Suite from Stampin' Up! shared by Dawn Olchefske  #dostamping #stampinup #handmade #cardmaking #stamping #papercrafting  #morningmagnolia (Lis Ljung)

 

6 stunning Morning Magnolia samples - Magnolia Lane Suite from Stampin' Up! shared by Dawn Olchefske  #dostamping #stampinup #handmade #cardmaking #stamping #papercrafting  #morningmagnolia (Jodi Reinert)

 

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6 stunning Morning Magnolia samples - Magnolia Lane Suite from Stampin' Up! shared by Dawn Olchefske  #dostamping #stampinup #handmade #cardmaking #stamping #papercrafting  #morningmagnolia (DeniseJorgensen)

 

6 stunning Morning Magnolia samples - Magnolia Lane Suite from Stampin' Up! shared by Dawn Olchefske  #dostamping #stampinup #handmade #cardmaking #stamping #papercrafting  #morningmagnolia (ShariLackey)

 

In addition, when you shop with me during June 2019, you'll receive a FREE Magnolia Lane Suite 10- Project Tutorial PDF!

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Enjoy~Dawn O

 


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Fun Fold with my Favorite Rewards Set: Soft Spring

Have you checked out the new Stampin' Rewards/Host Sets for this year?  They are fabulous and it's a little hard to pick my favorite.  Though, I kept coming back to the Soft Spring stamp set (149429).

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Don't you just love the signs of spring when plants push make their way through the cold earth and their beautiful flowers bloom? 

Right now my Irises and Mini Irises are actually started to fade.  But they really made me smile while they were blooming.  The Soft Spring Rewards Stamp Set floral images reminds of those days of spring.  

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I'm not sure what kind of Fun Fold card this is (as to a name), but...it is easy to create.  See below...

How'd She DO That? tips for NAME OF card:

  • Stamps: Soft Spring - Stampin' Rewards set, Good Morning Magnolia (greeting)
  • Paper:
    • Balmy Blue (8-1/2" x 4-1/4" card base, score at 5-1/2" and scrap for punch)
    • Pear Pizzazz (9-1/2" x 2-1/2" scored at 4-3/4")
    • Whisper White (4-1/2" x 2-1/4")
    • Garden Lane Designer Series Paper (4" x 2-3/4")
  • Ink: Pretty Peacock, Pear Pizzazz, Balmy Blue
  • Other:  1-1/2" Circle Punch, Clear Wink of Stella, Clear Rhinestone Jewels, SNAIL, & Stampin' Dimensionals

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DOstamping Tips:

  • For flowers:
    • Stems = Pretty Peackcock
    • Leaves = Pear Pizzazz (stamp off first)
    • Flowers = Balmy Blue (stamp off first)
    • Brush on Clear Wink of Stella over flowers - it will also move the color around a little.
  • For dragonfly:  stamp in Pretty Peacock, then brush on Clear Wink of Stella to move color around a little.
  • For greeting:  adhere to stamped panel with Stampin' Dimensionals, only on the left edge.

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149488 Garden Lane Designer Series Paper

  • Coordinating colors: Garden Green, Mint Macaron, Mossy Meadow, Pear Pizzazz, Soft Sea Foam, Whisper White
  • At first glance, you might not think any other colors would coordinate very well.  But with a closer look, I found Pretty Peacock and Balmy Blue coordinated nicely.
  • In fact, I found a couple patterns that worked nicely with that color combo

Check out the new Stampin' Rewards set, Soft Spring, along with Garden Lane Designer Series Paper.  From Dawn Olchefske #dostamping #howdshedothat #stampinup #handmade #cardmaking #stamping #papercrafting  #thinkingofyou

So, how do you get your hands on the exclusive Soft Spring Stampin' Rewards set?  Good question!

  • Place your order of $150 or more, but before checking out...
  • You'll be able to select and add to your shopping bag, the Soft Spring Rewards Set #149429 (or other rewards sets) to use for your rewards.
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Get yours today, so you can start creating pretty spring floral cards right away.  

Enjoy~Dawn O

 


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A Paper Pumpkin Thing Blog Hop: Hugs From Shelli

 

Paper Pumpkin Thing Monthly Blog Hop Dawn Olchefske #paperpumpkin #dostamping
Welcome to A Paper Pumpkin Thing Blog Hop! 

I'm excited to join in with this talented group of stampers to share alternate ideas for Paper Pumpkin Kits.  Today we're sharing the May 2019 Paper Pumpkin Kit - Hugs From Shelli.

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This month's kit is almost like a little sneak peek of the Bird Ballad Suite coming June 4th! 

I'm enjoying playing with the Hugs From Shelli kit and have a few projects to share with you.   Today I'm sharing two styles of cards, in two different colors.  Check them out...

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First up are a couple of Quick & Cute Panel cards made by cutting the card bases from the kit in half (7" x 2-1/2").  This doubles the number of cards you can get out of each card base...cool, huh?

How'd She DO That? Grateful Panel cards

  • Paper
    • Petal Pink/Pool Party (4" x 5-1/2" panel)
    • Crumb Cake/Very Vanilla (2-3/4" x 3-3/4" - to mat "half card base")
  • Ink:  Versamark and Early Espresso Stampin' Spot from kit

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Use Versamark ink to stamp flowers in upper left and lower right corners.

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Panel cards are great for when you need to send a quick little thank you note.

 

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If you're a follower of my blog, you probably know that I enjoy creating 9-square cards.  And this month's kit was perfect for that style of card because it included printed envelopes.  I love it when there is printed envelopes in a Paper Pumpkin kit, as it gives even more options for creating alternate ideas!

In a nutshell...you'll need (9) 1" squares of 3 different patterns. 

  • For the blue card, I used the two blue envelope styles and a card base too. 
  • For the pink card, I used the two pink envelope styles (front & back).  

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How'd She DO That? 9-Square Card

  • Arrange (9) 1" squares on a 3-1/4" square of Very Vanilla, then adhere in place.
  • Adhere complete square onto 3-1/2" square of Crumb Cake. 
  • Then adhere to folded 11" x 4-1/4" card base (Pretty Peacock - coming June 4, and Petal Pink)
  • Stamp greeting near upper half of 1-1/2" circle of Crumb Cake, adhere with Stampin' Dimensionals, on lower half.  (Pretty Peacock ink - coming June 4, and Early Espresso Stampin' Spot from kit)
  • Decorate with flowers & twine from kit (adhere with glue dots), and Metallic Pearls.

 

When you subscribe to Paper Pumpkin with me, Dawn Olchefske, you'll qualify for a FREE BONUS each month. The bonus is a Tutorial PDF filled with 8 or more alternate ideas for additional projects you can make with each month's kit (includes photos & instructions) - making your kit go a lot further!

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I hope you enjoyed these ideas. The next stop on our blog hop is Kimberly Morris.  See the full list below. 

Enjoy~Dawn O

 



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A Paper Pumpkin Thing Blog Hop: Sentimental Rose

Paper Pumpkin Thing Monthly Blog Hop Dawn Olchefske #paperpumpkin #dostamping

Welcome to A Paper Pumpkin Thing Blog Hop! 

I'm excited to join in with this talented group of stampers to share alternate ideas for Paper Pumpkin Kits.  Today we're sharing the April 2019 Paper Pumpkin Kit - Sentimental Rose.

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This month's kit is gorgeous!  I'm enjoying playing with it. 

Today I'm sharing two cards, one for Mom and one for Dad.  That's right, with the black and yellow tones, my mind went to a masculine card.  Check them out...

Paper Pumpkin Sentimental Rose Blop Hop | Dawn Olchefske dostamping #stampinup #handmade #cardmaking #stamping #diy #papercrafting #paperpumpkin #cardkits

How'd She DO That? Happy Mother's Day card

For this card, I used only the elements from the kit, just in a different way.  I really wanted to bring focus to the beautiful Distinkive floral image, which is stamped on a 2-1/2" white square panel.  Then mounted to the large corrugated piece that was trimmed down to a 2-7/8" square.  Add the twine, greeting and enamel dot...and voila!  A cute and quick card came together just like that.

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How'd She DO That? For You card

After cutting apart some of the card bases in my kit, my eye was drawn to the black and yellow shades.  Which screamed "masculine" to me.

  • Cut a 1" x 1-1/8" piece from each of the three card base patterns.
  • Adhere them to a 3-1/4" Whisper White square.   Then adhere to a 3-1/2" So Saffron square.
  • Stamp greeting on yellow banner with black ink.  Trim the ends off, then adhere them under the greeting to create a dimensional banner.
  • Tie a piece of Black/Silver 1/4" Striped Metallic Ribbon on to a Classic Garage Metal Element.
  • Adhere to folded 8-1/2" x 4-1/4" Basic Black card base.

I hope you enjoyed these ideas. The next stop on our blog hop is Tracy Elsom.  See the full list below. 

Enjoy~Dawn O

 



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Exciting news for May Paper Pumpkin...Shelli designed the kit!  I always look forward to when Sara or Shelli design a kit, as I know I'm gonna love it.  And by the look of the cute flowers on the box, I'm pretty sure Shelli's kit will be fabulous!

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Two Fable Friends Cards: Not Just For Easter!

Last week I shared a few Easter cards using the Fable Friends stamp set

But did you know...Fable Friends Cling Stamp Set [148670] is not just for Easter.  Who can resist these cute animals for baby, friends and spring projects too?  Check out the darling baby and friend cards below...

Stampin' Up! Fable Friends cards shared by Dawn Olchefske #dostamping #howdshedothat #stampinup #handmade #cardmaking #stamping #papercrafting #babycards

How'd She DO That? tips for Darling Baby card:

  • Stamps: Fable Friends
    Paper:
    • Petal Pink (5 1/2" x 8 1/2" card base)
    • Soft Seafoam (5/8" x 4-1/4" for sentiment)
    • Thick Whisper White (scrap for bunny)
    • Twinkle Twinke Designer Series Paper (1-1/4" x 5" stripe, 1/2" x 4-7/8" dots)
  • Ink: Gray Granite, Tuxedo Black Memento-bunny
  • Stampin' Blends: Crumb Cake Combo Pack, Petal Pink Combo Pack
  • Other: Frames Elements, Fine Tip Glue Pen, Mini Stampin' Dimensionals

Stampin' Up! Fable Friends cards shared by Dawn Olchefske #dostamping #howdshedothat #stampinup #handmade #cardmaking #stamping #papercrafting #babycards

The bunny is so cute and hard to resist his sweet face!


Use Stampin' Up! Catalogs for inspiration!

If you found the bunny card a little bit familiar, that is because it was inspired by the layout from the kangaroo card on page 26 of the Annual Catalog.   Even though the original sample is from the Animal Exhibition Suite, it works perfectly with the adorable bunny image, don't you think? 

So don't forget, Stampin' Up! catalogs make for a great resource to use when you are feeling "stuck" on a layout. 

Stampin' Up! Fable Friends cards shared by Dawn Olchefske #dostamping #howdshedothat #stampinup #handmade #cardmaking #stamping #papercrafting

How'd She DO That? tips for Friend card:

  • Stamps: Fable Friends
  • Paper:
    • Soft Suede (4-1/4" x 11")
    • Old Olive (5-1/4" x 4" and scrap for 2-1/2" scallop square die)
    • Shimmery White (1/2" x 3-1/4" banner scrap for 2-3/8" square die)
    • Brights 6"x 6" Designer Series Paper: (3-3/4" x 5")
  • Ink: Soft Suede, Old Olive-grass
  • Watercolor Pencils:
    • Flower: Daffodil Delight & Old Olive
    • Squirrel: Early Espresso
    • Hat/Shirt: Pacific Point
  • Other: Big Shot, Layering Square Framelits Dies, Blender Pen, 5/8" Burlap Ribbon, Old Olive Linen Thread, True Gentleman Buttons, Mini Stampin' Dimensionals, Glue Dots, Stapler-to attach Burlap Ribbon

Stampin' Up! Fable Friends cards shared by Dawn Olchefske #dostamping #howdshedothat #stampinup #handmade #cardmaking #stamping #papercrafting

If you enjoy coloring, whether you prefer Watercolor Pencils or Stampin' Blends, the Fable Friends stamp set is a great choice for you.

Be sure to add it to your shopping bag today, so you can start creating with it right away!  

Enjoy~Dawn O

 


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Paper Pumpkin likes to surprise you with innovative kit products from time to time, and in April, we have something fun and new in store for you: an exclusive stamp set that includes Distinktive® images!  The Distinktive stamped images are photo-realistic, crisp, and clear. We’re sure they’ll leave an “impression” on you!  (and if those flowers in the graphic are any hint of what is to come, then I'm super excited to see it!)

  • The April kit will make 9 cards (3 cards of 3 designs)
  • Includes an adorable gift box—in addition to your 9 cards
  • Coordinating colors: Basic Black, Calypso Coral, Flirty Flamingo, Gray Granite, Mint Macron, and So Saffron.
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Stamping with the STARS #312: Recessed Panel Card Inspiration

The DOstamperSTARS are excited to bring you another Inspiration Hop #DOswts312.  This week we're having fun with Recessed Panel cards!

Stamping with the STARS Recessed Panel inspiration hop #DOswts312 #dostamperstars #papercrafting #stamping #cardmaking Needlepoint Nook Suite Recessed Panel card created by Dawn Olchefske #dostamping #howdshedothat #stampinup #handmade #cardmaking #stamping #papercrafting #DOswts312

I've seen Recessed Panel cards around for years, but have never made one.  If you search for them, you'll find samples of horizontal, vertical and diagonal versions.  I chose the diagonal version, as I like the visual interest.   I got out the Needlepoint Nook Suite of products and started to play!

DOstamping Needlepoint Recessed card supplies:

  • Whisper White Thick (11" x 4-1/4" card base) 
  • Whisper White (5-1/2" x 4-1/4" and scrap for punch)
  • Old Olive (5-1/2" x 4-1/4")
  • Needlepoint Nook Designer Series Paper (3" x 6")
  • Rich Razzleberry (scrap for punch)

Needlepoint Nook Suite Recessed Panel card created by Dawn Olchefske #dostamping #howdshedothat #stampinup #handmade #cardmaking #stamping #papercrafting #DOswts312

How'd She DO That? Recessed Panel Instructions:

  • On folded card base, adhere Designer Series Paper at a diagonal.  Align it at the bottom right corner, then align the opposite corner with the left edge of the card - see above.  (You could use a full panel of Designer Series Paper.  However, if you want your DSP to go farther, use a 3" x 6" piece.)
  • Cut both white and olive 5-1/2" x 4-1/4" panels at the same time.
    • Near the top left side, make a mark at 3/4" & 1-1/8".  On the right side, make a mark at 3" down from the top.
    • For top "half" - start at 3/4" mark on the left edge and cut diagonally over to 3" mark on the right edge.  Trim off 1/8" from top edge of white panel.
    • For bottom "half" - start at 1-1/8" mark on the left edge and cut diagonally down to the bottom right corner of the panels.  Trim off 1/8" from bottom edge of white panel.
    • Adhere white and olive panels together
  • Optional:  before adhering cut panels to card, add texture.
  • Adhere panels to card with Stampin' Dimensionals
  • Decorate as desired

Needlepoint Nook Suite Recessed Panel card created by Dawn Olchefske #dostamping #howdshedothat #stampinup #handmade #cardmaking #stamping #papercrafting #DOswts312

Take a Closer Look:

  • Look at all of the fun "stitching" on the lower panel and the greeting label.  I was giddy to discover how fabulous it looks.  Both are from the Needlepoint Elements Framelits Dies.
  • The Pretty Label Punch is perfect to cut the greeting label.
  • The finishing touch is the Needlepoint Nook Mini Buttons and Old Olive Linen Thread.

Not sure why I waited so long to make a Recessed Panel card, it was fun to make.  Whether you make your panel vertical, horizontal or diagonal (like mine), I'm sure you'll have fun too!  Give it a try.

Enjoy~Dawn O

 


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(Also, be sure to check out #DOswtw312 on Facebook where more STARS are sharing their creations this weekend).


DOstamping Supplies (click on products below to shop online)

 

Needlepoint Nook Suite Recessed Panel card created by Dawn Olchefske #dostamping #howdshedothat #stampinup #handmade #cardmaking #stamping #papercrafting #DOswts312 Stampin' Up! Color Combo Old Olive, Rich Razzleberry, Petal Pink from Dawn Olchefske #dostamping #lstampinup #colorcombo

 


Looking for Framelit Measurements?

Stampin' Up! Needlepoint Elements Framelits #DOstamping #stampinup #NeedlepointElements #bigshot #cardmaking #HowdSheDOthat #papercrafting

For more Framelit & Thinlit measurements, see my...
Stampin' Up! Framelit Measurements Page 

 


Introducing...Storage by Stampin' Up!

NEW Storage by Stampin' Up! #dostamping #stampinup #craftroom #storage

SHOP: Storage by Stampin' Up!

Whether you have an entire room or a small corner in your home for stamping, your creative space should be tailored to you. Our new product line, Storage by Stampin’ Up!, provides you with modular storage solutions that let you organize—and customize—your space your way!

Inventory Disclaimer: Because Storage by Stampin’ Up! is a brand-new product line, our inventory levels for this initial launch are based on research of similar products and their existing demand. If our inventory of Storage by Stampin’ Up! products is depleted, we will turn items off until their inventories have been replenished.

SHOP: Storage by Stampin' Up!

 


FREE Gingham Gala Tutorial PDF

DOstamping April  2019 order BONUS - FREE Gingham Gala Suite 8-Project Tutorial PDF, shop with Dawn Olchefske, https://bit.ly/shopwithdawn | #ginghamgala

FREE Gingham Suite 8-Project Tutorial

  • April 2019
  • Place your order with me HERE
  • Receive the FREE Tutorial PDF via email, along with your "Thank You" email from me
  • Projects feature the Gingham Gala Suite of products (pg 34-35 Occasions Catalog)
  • This is a personal offer from Dawn Olchefske (DOstamping) 

 


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Bloom by Bloom: Happiness Blooms For You

Today I'm sharing a colorful card using the 2019 Occasions bundle, Bloom By Bloom (save 10% with Bitty Blooms Punch Pack).

Make happiness bloom with cards and projects you make yourself.

Stampin' Up! Bloom By Bloom Bundle and All That You Are stamp set shared by Dawn Olchefske #dostamping #howdshedothat #stampinup #handmade #cardmaking #stamping #papercrafting 

How'd She DO That? tips for HAPPINESS BLOOMS FOR YOU card:

  • Stamps: Bloom By Bloom, All That You Are
  • Paper:
    • Calypso Coral (8-1/2" x 5-1/2" card base, scrap for flowers & oval) 
    • Whisper White (5-1/4" x 4")
    • Night of Navy (scrap for flowers & scalloped oval)
    • Pineapple Punch (scrap for flower centers)
    • Lovely Lipstick (scrap for flower centers)
  • Ink: Call Me Clover, Lovely Lipstick, Night of Navy, Calypso Coral, Pineapple Punch
  • Other:  Big Shot, Stitched Shapes Framelits Dies, Layering Ovals Framelits Dies, Bitty Blooms Punch Pack, All My Love Ribbon Combo Pack, Glue Dots  & Stampin' Dimensionals

148532 Bitty Blooms Punch Pack from Stampin' Up!

Stampin' Up! Bloom By Bloom Bundle and All That You Are stamp set shared by Dawn Olchefske #dostamping #howdshedothat #stampinup #handmade #cardmaking #stamping #papercrafting 

DOstamping Tips:

  • When creating your own collage-style background, start with larger images working down to the smallest image.
  • Use the Bitty Blooms Punch Pack to add little touches of surprise to the card.
  • As the Bloom by Bloom stamp set doesn't have any sentiment, after a short search I found a sentiment that played off the "blooms" (from All That You Are  - Occasions catalog)

Whether for Birthdays, Thinking of You or Mother's Day...the Bloom by Bloom Bundle will fit your needs with it's playful flower images.  Add it to your shopping bag today!  

Enjoy~Dawn O

 


DOstamping Supplies (click on products below to shop online)

 

BloomByBloom Stampin' Up! color combo Call Me Clover, Lovely Lipstick, Night of Navy, Pineapple Punch, Calypso Coral from Dawn Olchefske #dostamping #stampinup #colorcombo

 


Introducing...Storage by Stampin' Up!

NEW Storage by Stampin' Up! #dostamping #stampinup #craftroom #storage

SHOP: Storage by Stampin' Up!

Whether you have an entire room or a small corner in your home for stamping, your creative space should be tailored to you. Our new product line, Storage by Stampin’ Up!, provides you with modular storage solutions that let you organize—and customize—your space your way!

Inventory Disclaimer: Because Storage by Stampin’ Up! is a brand-new product line, our inventory levels for this initial launch are based on research of similar products and their existing demand. If our inventory of Storage by Stampin’ Up! products is depleted, we will turn items off until their inventories have been replenished.

SHOP: Storage by Stampin' Up!

 


FREE Gingham Gala Tutorial PDF

DOstamping April  2019 order BONUS - FREE Gingham Gala Suite 8-Project Tutorial PDF, shop with Dawn Olchefske, https://bit.ly/shopwithdawn | #ginghamgala

FREE Gingham Suite 8-Project Tutorial

  • April 2019
  • Place your order with me HERE
  • Receive the FREE Tutorial PDF via email, along with your "Thank You" email from me
  • Projects feature the Gingham Gala Suite of products (pg 34-35 Occasions Catalog)
  • This is a personal offer from Dawn Olchefske (DOstamping) 

 


Paper PumpkinComing in April...

April 2019 Paper Pumpkin kit will feature Distinktive stamps for the first time.  Subscribe with Dawn Olchefske by April 10 | http://bit.ly/DOstampingPaperPumpkin| #dostamping #paperpumpkin #cardkiit #papercrafting

Paper Pumpkin likes to surprise you with innovative kit products from time to time, and in April, we have something fun and new in store for you: an exclusive stamp set that includes Distinktive® images!  The Distinktive stamped images are photo-realistic, crisp, and clear. We’re sure they’ll leave an “impression” on you!  (and if those flowers in the graphic are any hint of what is to come, then I'm super excited to see it!)

  • The April kit will make 9 cards (3 cards of 3 designs)
  • Includes an adorable gift box—in addition to your 9 cards
  • Coordinating colors: Basic Black, Calypso Coral, Flirty Flamingo, Gray Granite, Mint Macron, and So Saffron.
  • Subscribe by April 10
  • https://mypaperpumpkin.com?demoid=61500

Grown With Kindness, Feb 2019 Paper Pumpkin with DOstamping to receive a free alternate ideas tutorial PDF bonus each month.  Subscribe with Dawn Olchefske here:  http://bit.ly/DOstampingPaperPumpkin  #paperpumpkin #dostamping #stampinup #alternateideas

When you subscribe with me, Dawn Olchefske, you'll qualify for a FREE BONUS each month. The bonus is a Tutorial PDF filled with 8 or more alternate ideas for additional projects you can make with each month's kit (includes photos & instructions) - making your kit go a lot further!

Subscribe by the 10th of the month: 
https://mypaperpumpkin.com?demoid=61500 

 


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