STAMPIN’ UP! PAPILLON POTPOURRI GREETING CARD.
I was excited when Stampin’ Up! chose butterflies for the “Best of” stamp set for the month of April. That decision motivated me to create for you a simple card featuring butterflies from the Stampin’ Up! Papillon Potpourri Stamp Set.
Stamps: Stampin’ Up! Papillon Potpourri Stamp Set (123759 – clear)
Paper: Pacific Point (111350), Bashful Blue (105120), Marina Mist (119682), and Whisper White Card Stock (100730)
Ink: Pacific Point (126951), Bashful Blue (126961), and Marina Mist Classic Ink (126962)
Accessories: Big Shot (113439), Framed Tulips Textured Impressions Embossing Folder (121809), Elegant Butterfly Punch (127526), Beautiful Wings Embosslit (118138) or a small butterfly punch, Vanilla Shimmer Smooch Spritz (118772), Adhesive of Your Choice, and Basic Pearls (119247)
INSTRUCTIONS FOR THIS STAMPIN’ UP! PAPILLON POTPOURRI CARD
Step 1. Cut the following pieces of card stock:
- an 8-1/2″ x 5-12″ Pacific Point Card Stock for the card base,
- a 4″ x 5-1/4″ piece of Bashful Blue Card Stock, and
- a 3-1/8″ x 4-3/8″ piece of Whisper White Card Stock.
Step 2. Place the Bashful Blue Card Stock inside the Framed Tulips Embossing Folder and run through the Big Shot.
Step 3. Place one end of the Whisper White Card Stock inside the Framed Tulips Embossing Folder and run through the Big Shot.
Step 4. Place the other end of the Whisper White Card Stock into the Embossing Folder and run through the Big Shot.
Step 5. Spritz the embossed end of the Whisper White Card Stock (you’ll need to cover the remainder of the card stock so it isn’t spritzed.
Step 6. Using the floral butterfly stamp from the Stampin Up Popillon Potpourii, do the following:
- Cover the stamp with Bashful Blue Classic Ink and stamp onto a small piece of Bashful Blue Card Stock,
- Cover the stamp with Marina Mist Classic Ink and stamp onto a small piece of Marina Mist Card Stock, and
- Cover the stamp with Pacific Point Classic Ink and stamp onto a small piece of Pacific Point Card Stock.
Step 7. Using the Elegant Butterfly Punch, punch out each butterfly and spritz them.
Step 8. Using the Beautiful Wings Embosslit and the Big Shot, cut out a small butterfly from Bashful Blue, Marina Mist, and Pacific Point Card Stock. Spritz the butterflies.
Step 9. Place three small Basic Pearls onto the floral butterflies, and one on the small butterflies.
Step 10. Attached the butteflies to the piece of Whisper White Card Stock
Step 11. Attach the Whisper White Card Stock with the butterflies onto the Bashful Blue Card Stock in the center of the embossed tulips.
Step 12. Attach the above card stock to the card base.
I did not add a sentiment to the card so it can be used for the appropriate occasion when the need arises. Now it’s your turn to make the card and to leave me feedback.
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STAMPIN’ UP! PAPILLON POTPOURRI