Thursday, 13 April 2017

WEDDING CARD IDEA USING LOVE NOTES FRAMELITS DIES BY STAMPIN' UP!

Hello and welcome to my blog.
Today project is the lovely Wedding Wishes card. I made this card using Love Notes Framelits Dies to die cut the beautiful heart edges. 
PAPER:
- CARD BASE- Soft Sky A4 Cardstock cut in half 5-7/8'' x 8-1/2'' (14,9 x 21cm) score on 3'' & 7-1/4'' (7,6 x 18,4 cm)

- LAYER- Whisper White Cardstock measure 4'' x 5-5/8'' (10,2 x 14,3 cm)
- Scrap of Gold Foil Sheeds and Whisper White Cardstock measure approx 2-1/2'' x 2-1/2'' (6,5 cm square))
- Scrap of Real Red Cardstock measure approx 1'' x 1'' (2,5 cm square)
Using the Love Notes Framelits Dies witch Big Shot, die cut one edge of the card base then turn the card base and die cut another side to make the edges look like on the pictures. Adhere inside the Whisper White layer  then take the Thick White Baker's Twine tie knots on the both ends and lace up the hearts same as you lace up your shoes, then tie bow.
Take the fourth largest or the fourth smallest (you come with the same one) Sweet & Sassy Framelits Dies and die cut two hearts one from Gold Foil Sheets and second from Whisper white Cardstock and using the little heart die from the Love notes Framelits Dies cut one more using Real Red Cardstock. Stamp the sentiment using Floral Phrases Stamp Set using VersaMark Pad then apply Gold Stampin' Emboss Powder and use Heat Toll to finish it.
Use Stampin' Dimensionals and Multipurpose Liquid Glue to adhere the all three hearts. Take the outstanding Gold Foil Sheet and punch a few little hearts using the Hearts Border Puch, adhere it using Multipurpose Liquid Glue and that is it!
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    Gosia MacKinnon
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Wednesday, 12 April 2017

10 CARDS IDEAS USING CIRCLE DIES AND PUNCHES BY STAMPIN' UP!

Hello and welcome to my blog today.
I would like to show you 10 card ideas using circle dies and circle punches by Stampin' Up!
Most of my projects I created using Crumb Cake and Whisper White Note Cards & Envelopes, I used also a Cardstock to create my base with the same dimension as the Note Cards 7'' x 5'' (12,7 x 8,9 cm) score and fold in half. I did link all the supplies which I used bellow.
So here are all the cards I made:
Card No #1 MOON
Layering Circle Framelits Dies (3th largest)
Love You Lots Stamp Set
Sealed With Love Stamp Set
Confetti Hearts Border Punch
Card No #2 CIRCLES
1/2'' (1.3 cm) Circle Punch
3/4'' (1.9 cm) Circle Punch
1'' (2.5 cm) Circle Punch
1-3/4'' (4.4 cm) Circle Punch
2'' (5.1 cm) Circle Punch
Happy Happenings Stamp Set
Card No #3 LADYBUG
Layering Circle Framelits Dies (2nd largest) - body, wings
1/2'' (1.3 cm) Circle Punch - dots
2'' (5.1 cm) Circle Punch - head
Cookie Cutter Builder Punch - antena's ends
Blooms & Wishes Stamp Set
Brushwork Alphabet Stamp Set
Card No #4 CATERPILLAR
1'' (2.5 cm) Circle Punch
Cookie Cutter Builder Punch
Window Shopping Stamp Set
Card No #5 FRUITS
1'' (2.5 cm) Circle Punch - leaves
1-3/4'' (4.4 cm) Circle Punch - apple, apple tail
2'' (5.1 cm) Circle Punch - lemon
Thankful Thoughts Stamp Set
Brights DSP
Delicate White Doilies
Basic Black Stampin' Marker
Card No #6 CIRCLE BACKGROUND
3/4'' (1.9 cm) Circle Punch
1'' (2.5 cm) Circle Punch
1-1/2'' (3.8 cm) Circle Punch
1-3/4'' (4.4 cm) Circle Punch
2'' (5.1 cm) Circle Punch - sentiment
All Things Thanks Stamp Set
Card No 7# UMBRELA 
inspired by Sonja Fischer click HERE to see her blog post.
Layering Circle Framelits Dies (3th largest)
1'' (2.5 cm) Circle Punch - sun, umbrela
Tree Builder Punch
Love You Lots Stamp Set
Thoughtful Banners Stamp Set
Card No #8 WINE GLASS
Layering Circle Framelits Dies (3th largest)
Dazziling Diamonds Glimmer Paper
So In Love Stamp Set
Party Pop-Up Thinlits Dies
Brights DSP
Card No #9 OWLS 
inspired by Julie A. click HERE to see her blog post.
1'' (2.5 cm) Circle Punch
Tree Builder Punch
So In Love Stamp Set
Seaside Textured Impressions Embossing Folder
Card No #10 FISH BOWL
Layering Circle Framelits Dies (the biggest)
Window Sheet
Jar Of Love Stamp Set
Seaside Shore Stamp Set
Brights Stampin' Markers
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    Gosia MacKinnon
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Wednesday, 5 April 2017

PARTY POP-UP WITH CAKE - USING NEGATIVE SPACE DIE CUTS BY STAMPIN' UP!

Hello and welcome to my blog today.
I love the Pop of Pink Specialty DSP as well as the wonderful Party Pop-Up Thinlits Dies and coordinate Party With Cake Stamp Set. When I designed this card I come with the idea to use the negative space dies to create the extra word - ''PARTY''
PAPER:
- CARD BASE - Melon Mambo, Basic Black  A4 Cardstock cut in half 5-7/8'' x 8-1/2'' (14,9 x 21cm) score and fold in half
- LAYER - Pop of Pink Specialty DSP measure  3-7/8'' x 5-5/8'' (9,8 x 14,2cm)
- SCRAP of Melon Mambo, Basic Black Cardstock measure approx 4-1/2'' x 3-1/2'' (11,4 x 8,9 cm)
- SCRAP of Whisper White Cardstock measure approx 1/2'' x 3'' (1,3 x 7,6 cm)
Using the Party Pop-Up Thinlits Dies and your Big Shot with the Precision Base Plate die cut the HIP HIP HOORAY! sentiment and keep also the letters: P, A, R, I, Y.
Tie bow using Melon Mambo, Whisper White Thick Baker's Twine first then stick your sentiment using Stampin' Dimensionals.
Take the Paper Snips and make letter ''T'' from letter ''I'' then using Multipurpose Liquid Glue adhere the word ''PARTY'' to your card.
Using Basic Black Archival Stampin' Pad and the sentiment ''Let's Party'' from the Party With Cake Stamp Set stamp the word ''Let's'' only on Whisper White scrap paper and using the Classic Label Punch punch out the word  and adhere it to your card and that is it!

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Sunday, 2 April 2017

SHAKER CARD PAPILLON POTPOURRI & THOUGHTFUL BANNERS BY STAMPIN' UP!

Hello and welcome to my blog today.
A couple weeks ago I made window cards for my lovely customers and I got left over some of the wonderful Papillon Potpourri Butterflies punched out using Bitty Butterfly Punch so I decided to make some colourful project and adding Happy Birthday sentiment from the lovely Thoughtful Banners Stamp Set I made the shaker cards!

PAPER:
- CARD BASEBermuda Bay, Daffodil Delight A4 Cardstock cut in half 5-7/8'' x 8-1/2'' (14,9 x 21cm) score and fold in half
- 2 x LAYERS - Brights Collection DSP of two different colours both measure  3-7/8'' x 5-5/8'' (9,8 x 14,2cm)
- SCRAP Brights Collection DSP measure approx 4'' x 4'' (10 x 10 cm)
- SCRAP Daffodil Delight Cardstock measure approx 3-1/2'' x 3-1/2'' (9 x 9 cm)
Before you cut the Brights DSP make sure that the strips are not in the same direction (turn one of the layers in 90 degrees) Take the two layers Brights DSP, put it together and cut diagonal using Stampin' Trimmer and take one colour from the top layer and one colour from bottom layer. Stamp sentiment of your choice from the Thoughtful Banners Stamp Set (picture above).
Using the Layering Circle Framelits Dies cut the window frame, window sheet and the scalloped bottom layer. Using Multipurpose Liquid Glue adhere the Window Sheet to the frame add the Foam Adhesive Strip, add butterflies and put it all together making shaker card. At the end add Thick Baker's Twine and Rhinestone Basic Jewels.
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    Gosia MacKinnon
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Friday, 31 March 2017

HOW TO MAKE AN EASY PAPER WALLET FOR HIM (STAMPIN' UP! SUPPLIES)

Hello and welcome to my blog today.
Yesterday I posted on my blog card for her and today I would like to share with you card for him, made using the Urban Underground Specialty DSP, Birthday Bright Stamp Set and Layering Squares Framelits.
PAPER:
- CARD BASE - Urban Underground Specialty DSP measure 10'' x 5'' (25,4 x 12,7 cm)
- MONEY HOLDER - Urban Underground Specialty DSP 9-3/4'' x 4-1/4'' (24,8 x 10,8 cm)
- CARD HOLDER - Urban Underground Specialty DSP  4-1/4'' x 2'' (10,8 x 5,1 cm)
- PHOTO HOLDER- Urban Underground Specialty DSP 4-1/4'' x 3-3/4'' (10,8 x 9,5 cm)
- CLOSURE OUTSIDE - Urban Underground Specialty DSP  3'' x 1'' (7,6 x 2,5 cm)
                      INSIDE - Urban Underground Specialty DSP 2-7/8''  x 7/8'' (7,3 x 2,2 cm)
WINDOW SHEET - 3-1/4'' x 3-1/4'' (8,2 x 8,2 cm)
Stamp the Happy Birthday using  I using Archival Basic Black Stampin' Pad and the wonderful Birthday Bright Stamp Set. Use the 1-1/2'' (3,8 cm) Circle Punch to punch sort of thumb hold on the card holder, as you can see on the pictures. To cut the window for the picture holder use the Layering Squares Framelits - second large.
Use Sponge Dauber and Delightful Dijon, Basic Grey Stampin' Pad and sponge the edges to give some dimensions to the wallet. To put the wallet together I used Multipurpose Liquid Glue. For the closure I used a self adhesive magnets (Ebay).
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    Gosia MacKinnon
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Thursday, 30 March 2017

HOW TO MAKE AN EASY PAPER WALLET FOR HER (STAMPIN' UP! SUPPLIES)

Hello and welcome to my blog.
Today I have amazing card idea to share with you. Using Playful Palette DSP, Birthday Bright Stamp Set, Petite Petals Punch, two colours Cardstock and piece of Window Sheet all from Stampin' Up! I created birthday card looking like a purse with space for money, gift card and photo.
PAPER:
CARD BASE- Sweet Sugarplum, Blushing Bride A4 Cardstock cut in half 5-7/8'' x 8-1/2'' (14,9 x 21cm) score and fold in half
- INSIDE LAYER- Sweet Sugarplum, Peekaboo Peach measure 5-5/8'' x 8'' (14,3 x 20,3 cm) score and fold in half
- MONEY HOLDER - Playful Palette DSP measure 5-3/8'' x 3-1/4'' (13,6 x 8,2 cm)
- CARD HOLDER - Playful Palette DSP measure 4-3/4'' x 3-3/4'' (12 x 9,5 cm)
- PICTURE HOLDER - Playful Palette DSP measure 3-1/2'' x 3-1/2'' (8,9 x 8,9 cm)
- CLOSURE OUTSIDE - Sweet Sugarplum, Blushing Bride Cardstock 3'' x 1'' (7,6 x 2,5 cm)
                      INSIDE - Playful Palette DSP 2-7/8''  x 7/8'' (7,3 x 2,2 cm)
- SCRAP CARDSTOCK Sweet Sugarplum, Blushing Bride to punch the Petite Petals flowers
WINDOW SHEET - 3-1/4'' x 3-1/4'' (8,2 x 8,2 cm)
Fold a Cardstock in half and using Fluttering Textured Impression Embossing Folder and Big Shot emboss card base (keep the card base fold in half). The Happy Birthday I stamped using Archival Basic Black Stampin' Pad and the wonderful Birthday Bright Stamp Set. Use the 1-1/2'' (3,8 cm) Circle Punch to punch sort of thumb hold and the Project Life Corner Punch the corners on the purse as you can see on the pictures. To cut the window for the picture holder use the Layering Squares Framelits - second large. Punch six flowers using the Petite Petals Punch.
Use Sponge Dauber with Sweet Sugarplum, Blushing Bride Stampin' Pad to give a bit dimensions to the purse and the flowers. To put the purse together I used Multipurpose Liquid Glue and I added Rhinestone Basic Jewels one on each flower. For the closure I used a self adhesive magnets (Ebay)
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    Gosia MacKinnon
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Monday, 27 March 2017

SATMPIN' UP! BOLD BUTTERFLY WATERCOLOUR TECHNIQUE USING WATERCOLOR PENCILS

Hello and welcome to my blog.
Today I would like to show you how easy can be watercolour technique using Watercolor Pencils by Stampin' Up!
PAPER:
CARD BASEBasic Black A4 Cardstock cut in half 5-7/8'' x 8-1/2'' (14,9 x 21cm) score and fold in half
- LAYER- Watercolor Paper 3-7/8'' x 5-5/8'' (9,8 x 14,2cm)
- Strip of Basic Black Cardstock measure approx 1/2'' x 3'' (1,3 x 7,6 cm)
Take the Watercolor piece of paper and the Watercolour Pencils (I used: Daffodil Delight, Pumpkin Pie and Melon Mambo) and colour the Watercolour Paper in three squares big enough to stamp the Watercolor Butterfly Stamp image on each colour. Using the Aqua Painter brush all over the three colours from the top to the bottom with not pulling your hand off the paper to blend the colours together. Die cut three butterflies using the Bold Butterfly Framelits Dies ( for the best result use the Precision Base Plate) and adhere the butterflies using Multipurpose Liquid Glue. Stamp the sentiment on a Basic Black piece of Cardstock using VersaMark Pad and White Stampin' Emboss Powder. Adhere the sentiment using Stampin' Dimensionals.
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    Gosia MacKinnon
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Wednesday, 22 March 2017

STAMPIN' UP! WINDOW BOX EASTER BASKET TREAT HOLDER IDEA

Hello and welcome to my blog today.
Using Stampin' Up! Window Box Thinlits Dies, Pansy Punch and Flower Shop Stamp Set I created goodies baskets which can be use as Easter table decoration or any occasion treat holder idea.
PAPER:
- 1 x sheet of Daffodil Delight A4 card stock cut:
     - cut strip 3/4'' (1,9 cm) wide  from the LONG SIDE of A4 Cardstock - basket handle
     - outstanding sheet of the Cardstock cut in half (you should have 2 pieces measure 5-7/8'' x 7-1/2'' (14,9 x 19 cm)
- scrap of Peekaboo Peach or Flirty Flamingo Cardstock for the six flowers.
INK:
- Peekaboo Peach, Flirty Flamingo Stampin' Pad.
STAMPS, DIES:
- Flower Shop Stamp Set, Window Box Thinlits Dies, Pansy Punch
EMBELLISHMENTS & RIBBONS:
- White Perfect Accents, 3/8'' (1cm) Ruched Ribbon- Peekaboo Peach, Flirty Flamingo.
ACCESSORIES, TOOLS:
- Big Shot, Stampin' Trimmer, Bone Folder, Piercing Tool, Paper Snips.
ADHESIVES:
- Fast Fuse, Snail, Multipurpose Liquid Glue, Stampin' Dimensionals.
Using Daffodil Delight the two pieces Cardstock, Window Box Thinlits Dies and Big Shot doe cut two the same parts of the box (one can be cut without of the top, as we don't need to close the basket. Adhere the parts together and cut out the flaps from the top of the basket. Adhere the handle using Multipurpose Liquid Glue and the Ruched Ribbon using Snail Adhesive. Stamp the flowers using Flower Shop Stamp Set on Peekaboo Peach Or Flirty Flamingo Cardstock and punch it out Using Pansy Punch then adhere the flowers to the basket using Stampin' Dimensional and add on the middle of the flowers White Perfect Accent. Tie bow on side of the basket handle using the same colour of the Rushed Ribbon as you use to decorate the handle.
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This month as my FREE gift for my lovely customers that have shopped with me during March is the beautiful White Perfect Accent Embellishments as well as the lovely thank you card which I posted on my blog a couple days ago.

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    Gosia MacKinnon
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Tuesday, 21 March 2017

STAMPIN' UP! PAPILLON POTPOURRI AND PETITE PETALS WINDOW CUSTOMERS THANK YOU CARDS

Hello and welcome to my blog.
Today I would like to show you my customers thank you card, which I will send with a gift for all my customers who shop with me this month.
PAPER:
- Whisper White Note Cards & Envelopes
- 10 piece, one each colour of Brights Designer Series Paper measure 1-1/4'' x 5'' ( 3,2 x 12,7 cm)
- piece of Whisper White card stock to stamp 6 x butterflies and flowers.
WINDOW SHEET:
- 1/8'' (3mm) smaller than DSP which means 1-3/8'' x 4-7/8'' (2,9 x 12.4 cm)
INKS:
- Brights Collection Stampin' Pads: Bermuda Bay, Daffodil Delight, Melon Mambo, Old Olive, Pacific Point, Pumpkin Pie, Real Red, Rich Razzleberry, Tangerine Tango, Tempting Turquoise.
Using Project Life Corner Punch - punch 2 corners on the DSP, take Snail Adhesive and adhere temporary the DSP to card base, using Petite Petals or Bitty Butterfly Punch and punch 4 times. Remove the DSP and adhere Window Sheet between card base and the DSP using Snail Adhesive.
Stamp six flowers/butterflies on Whisper White scrap Cardstock and punch it out using the Petite Petals/Bitty Butterfly punch. Open the card base and pop back the flowers/butterflies in to the punched hole. Using the Multipurpose Liquid Glue spread a bit on the flowers/butterflies then close the card base, press for a while to let the flowers/butterflies adhere to the opposite side of the card base (look at image above)

Stamp the same image to the back of the envelope to match the card. Adhere the two outstanding flowers/butterflies  to the front of your card and add some Rhinestone Basic Jewels. I am NOT recommend to adhere any Rhinestone inside of the card as it can damage the window sheet in the post. 
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    Gosia MacKinnon
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Friday, 17 March 2017

BABY BEAR STAMPIN' UP! ACTION WOBBLE CARD

Hello and welcome to my blog.
Today I have for you very sweet and cute baby card which I made using Baby Bear Stamp Set from Stampin' Up! and action wobble (non Stampin' Up! - purchase from Ebay)
PAPER:
Card Base: Blushing Bride or Soft Sky A4 Cardstock cut in half 5-7/8'' x 8-1/2'' (14,9 x 21cm) score and fold in half
Front Layer: Whisper White Cardstock measure 5-5/8'' x 3-7/8'' (14,2 x 9,8 cm)  
Baby Bear: Whisper White Cardstock measure approx 4'' x 4'' (10 x 10 cm)
Sentiment: Blushing Bride or Soft Sky measure 1/2'' x 3-1/2'' (1.3 x 8.9 cm)
INKS:
Bear image: 1st - Sahara Sand, 2nd - Crumb Cake, 3th - Tip Tap Taupe
Bow image: Pink -1st - Blushing Bride, 2nd - Sweet Sugarplum
                     Blue - 1st - Soft Sky, 2nd - Pool Party
Sentiment: VersaMark
For the background I used Falling Petals Embossing Folder to give the heart looking impressions. The sentiment I stamp using VersaMark and White Emboss Powder and also Heat Tool to melt the emboss powder . To adhere the Baby Bear to the front of the card I used Action Wobble which I purchase on Ebay. I used Tip Top Taupe Stampin' Write Marker as well as white gel pen to highlight the bear eyes and nose. 
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