Alternate Monday Stampin’ Up! Wishing You Well and Country Lane

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! Wishing You Well and Country Lane:

Stampin' Up! Wishing You Well and Country Lane card by Kristi @ www.stampingwithkristi.com

Here is the card recipe:

Card base: Old Olive 4-1/4 x 11, scored at 5-1/2

Banner: Country Lane DSP 3-1/4 x 5-1/4 (cut a tail at the bottom with your snips)

Mat: Blackberry Bliss 3-1/8 x 3-1/8

Art piece: Whisper White 3 x 3

Sentiment piece: 3/4 x 4-1/4 (punched with the Triple Banner Punch)

Here are the details:

Stampin' Up! Wishing You Well and Country Lane card by Kristi @ www.stampingwithkristi.com

 

The art piece:

  • Stamp the wreath with Old Olive and then again with Mint Macaron onto the Whisper White art piece
  • Stamp the bow  with Blackberry Bliss  Ink.
  • Stamp the tiny leaves using the leaf stamp from Varied Vases in Old Olive and Mint Macaron Ink
  • Run your art piece through the Big Shot using the Tin Tile Embossing Folder
  • Sponge the edges of the art piece with Early Espresso
  • Mount your art piece onto the Blackberry Bliss mat
  • Color 4 large pearls with your Blackberry Bliss Stampin Blends marker
  • Color 2 large pearls with your Cajun Craze Stampin Blends marker
  • Color 4 small pearls with your Cajun Craze Stampin Blends marker

More details:

Stampin' Up! Wishing You Well and Country Lane card by Kristi @ www.stampingwithkristi.com

 

  • Adhere the colored pearls to the wreath
  • Adhere a few white pearls among the colored pearls
  • Punch out some tiny Crushed Curry dots with a tiny hole punch and adhere with liquid glue around the pearl clusters.
  • Adhere the Braided Linen Bow on top of the Blackberry Bliss  bow with a glue dot
  • Mount your matted art piece to the Country Lane  banner with dimensionals
  • Attach  the banner to the front of the card with snail

Even more details:

Stampin' Up! Wishing You Well and Country Lane card by Kristi @ www.stampingwithkristi.com

 

The sentiment:

  • Stamp the sentiment using Memento Tuxedo Black ink onto the sentiment panel
  • Adhere the the stamped sentiment panel to the front of the card
  • Embellish with the extra pearls

Here is the card inspiration:

Here is the card from the Thursday Blog that inspired my share today.  You can see it here:

Stampin' Up! Wishing You Well card by Kristi @ www.stampingwithkristi.com

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These are the products I used to make my card:

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5 comments

  1. Susan K says:

    very pretty. I like the colors and your double bow. Thanks for sharing–I love this series and look forward to seeing your Monday posts.

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