Alternate Monday Stampin’ Up! Dashing Deer

Hi Stampers, It’s Alternate Monday day.  That means I am sharing a card taken from the blog hop that I participate in each Thursday. I am taking either the sketch or color challenge and making a second card that is close to or similar to the posted card from the hop.  I want to inspire you to get different looks for your card by mixing it up a bit by color and design.  Today I used the same layout, with a twist and changed the colors to give the card an “Alternate” look.

Stampin’ Up! “Dashing Deer”:

Stampin' Up! Dashing Deer card by Kristi @

Here is the recipe for the card:

Card base: Cherry Cobbler 5-1/2 x 8-1/2, scored at 4-1/4

Mat: Festive Farmhouse DSP 5-1/4 x 4

Small mat: Mossy Meadow 4-5/8 x 3-3/8

Small panel:  Festive Farmhouse DSP 4-1/2 x 3-1/4

Sentiment: Very Vanilla 3/4 x 3-1/2 punched with the Triple Banner Punch

Here are the details:

Stampin' Up! Dashing Deer card by Kristi @

The art piece:

  • Die cut a Cherry Cobbler Scallop circle from the Layering Circle Framelits
  • Die cut  a Very Vanilla circle from the Stitched Circle Framelits (the largest one) and emboss with the Swirls and Curls EF
  • Die cut the deer from Festive Farmhouse DSP using the Detailed Deer Thinlits Dies

More Details:

Stampin' Up! Dashing Deer card by Kristi @

  • Adhere the large  DSP panel to the front of the card
  • Adhere your Festive Farmhouse DSP to the Mossy Meadow mat
  • Wrap a piece of Festive Farmhouse Cotton Twine in Cherry Cobbler and Mossy Meadow around the panel
  • Adhere your matted stack of the front of the card with dimensionals
  • Adhere your matted circle to the front of the card with dimensionals
  • Adhere your deer to the embossed circle

The last details:

Stampin' Up! Dashing Deer card by Kristi @

  • Stamp your sentiment in Mossy Meadow ink and adhere the sentiment to the front of the card
  • Punch a few sprigs from the Sprigs punch using some DSP from the Festive Farmhouse DSP and a few from Mossy Meadow card stock
  • Nip the tip of each sprig and use these tiny leaves to make the embellishment on the deer’s neck
  • Die cut a tiny flower from Cherry Cobbler using the Detailed Deer die flower and adhere this to the middle of the leaf cluster
  • Top the card of with a Gold Metallic Pearl in the center of the flower and then scatter a few more around the embossed circle
  • Add a double bow of Festive Farmhouse Cotton Twine  to the right on the embossed circle

The Inside:

Stampin' Up! Dashing Deer card by Kristi @

Here is the card inspiration:

Here is my card from the Thursday Blog, you can see it here:

Stampin' Up! All Is Bright card by Kristi

Can I help you?

Do you need product to make this card and need a demonstrator? I would be happy to answer any questions or assist you.  You can either click the “shop with me button” which directs you to my online store or click the “contact me” button for further help.  Happy Stamping, Kristi

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These are the products I used to make my card:

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  1. Susan K says:

    That deer from the DSP is really cute. Love the layout and papers you used. Thanks for sharing Monday series!

    • Stamping with Kristi says:

      Thanks Susan, this is one of my favorites. It did not photograph real well but in person it really pops!

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