Saturday, October 8, 2011

Halloween Treat

Supplies needed:

STAMPS: Teeny Tiny Wishes 115360w

INK: Pumpkin Pie 105216 and Old Olive 102277 Classic Stampin' Pads

CARDSTOCK: Old Olive 100702,  Pumpkin Pie 105117, Whisper White 100730

TOOLS AND ACCESSORIES: Modern Label Punch 119849, Extra-Large Oval Punch 119859, Stampin' Sponges 101610, Cellophane Bags 124134, glue dots 103683, Anywhere Glue Sticks 104045

  1. Punch 3 ovals in Pumpkin Pie, sponge edges with Pumpkin Pie.  Glue together
to form a pumpkin--see picture.
2.  Punch 1/2 a Modern Label punch in Old Olive and glue behind pumpkin for a stem.
3. Stamp greeting in Old Olive onto whisper white. Punch out with Modern Label Punch. Glue to front of pumpkin.
4. Fill cellophane bag, close top, attach pumpkin with glue dots.

Friday, October 7, 2011

Spice Cake Fall Card

Supplies Needed:

Stamps: Button, Button 122026(w), 122040(c)

Cardstock: Wild Wasabi 108641, Chocolate Chip 102128, So Saffron 105118, Spice Cake desiger series paper 124003

Ink:  Old Olive Classic Stampin' Pad 100702

Tools and Accessories: In Color Designer Printed Brads 122940, Chocolate Chip 1/2" Scallop Dots Ribbon, Scallop Edge Border Punch 119882 Big Shot with Daisy #2 Bigz Die 114520, glue dots 103683, adhesive, paper cutter, scissors

  1. Cut Wild Wasabi cardstock to 8-1/2"x4-1/4", score and fold in half (at 5-1/2") to make card base.
  2. Ink up 2 or 3 button stamps with the Old Olive stamp pad and stamp the front of the card.
  3. Trim a piece of the Spice Cake paper to 4"x 3-1/4".
  4. Punch a scalloped edge along the long side of a piece of Chocolate Chip cardstock.  Trim the scallop off at about 3/4".  Cut this strip in 1/2 and layer behind the Spice Cake piece, trimming the ends.
  5. Cut a piece of ribbon 4-1/2" long.  Lay ribbon on Spice Cake paper about 3/4" from bottom and attach ends to the back with glue dots.  Attach the whole panel to card front, centered.
  6. Place 3 layers of So Saffron cardstock on the die and run through the Big Shot.  Use the small and medium flowers.  Stack the flowers, offsetting slightly to show all the petals.  You can use a little glue near the center to hold the layers in place.  Secure with the brad.  Attach to the card with glue dots.