#tgifc159 Sketch – Lilypad Lake Sneak Peek

May 11, 2018 | 2018-2019 Annual Catalog, Congratulation Cards, TGIF Challenges | 2 comments

Lilypad Lake Bundle by Stampin' Up! from the 2018-2019 Annual Catalog. Card created by Stesha Bloodhart, Stampin' Hoot! for #tgifc159 #steshabloodhart #stampinhoot

Happy Friday! It’s Time for TGIFC159

A sketch challenge is on the TGIFC Blog and waiting for you to play along.  A simple sketch that packs a punch! I decided to use the All-New Lilypad Lake Bundle (available June 1st, 2018).  Since we often spend time at our friend’s lake home, this one called to me and it was the first one that I ordered for my collection.

When I saw this sketch, I immediately saw waves behind the point…then rather quickly, my card creation was born!

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Lilypad Lake Bundle by Stampin' Up! from the 2018-2019 Annual Catalog. Card created by Stesha Bloodhart, Stampin' Hoot! for #tgifc159 #steshabloodhart #stampinhoot

Step-by-Step Instructions:

  1. With a Stampin’ Trimmer, cut a piece of Whisper White Thick Cardstock to 4 1/4″ x 11″.  Score and fold at 5 1/2″.
  2. Cut a piece of Whisper White Cardstock to 4″ x 5 1/4″.  Take the “waves” stamp, ink it up in Blueberry Bushel Classic Ink and stamp 3 rows on the bottom. Adhere with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
  3. Cut a piece of Whisper White Cardstock to 4″ x 4 1/2″.  Lightly draw a line across the backside at 1 1/2″ up from the bottom and then at 2″ down the middle.  Then draw diagonal lines as shown below to create your cut template. Cut with a Stampin’ Trimmer or Paper Snips.  Wrap the Medium  Night of Navy Baker’s Twine around twice and secure with a bow.  Adhere with Stampin’ Dimensionals.

  1. Stamp the Congratulations sentiment in Pineapple Punch Ink onto Whisper White Cardstock.
  2. Stamp the sun image in Pineapple Punch Ink onto Shimmery White Cardstock.  Color with an Aqua Painter.
  3. Stamp the sailboat image in Blueberry Bushel Ink onto Whisper White Cardstock.
  4. Crop all three images with the coordinating dies from the Lakeside Framelits (part of the Bundle), using a Big Shot and Magnetic Platform.
  5. Adhere the double sailboat image and sentiment with Stampin’ Dimensionals. Adhere the sun and single sailboat with Snail Adhesive.
  6. Add Glitter Epoxy Shapes (retiring) as shown for a final touch.
Lilypad Lake Bundle by Stampin' Up! from the 2018-2019 Annual Catalog. Card created by Stesha Bloodhart, Stampin' Hoot! for #tgifc159 #steshabloodhart #stampinhoot

Since the sketch was simple, I decided to keep the card simple as well.  You can definitely step it up to your liking but I am digging the simplicity, kind of like the lake…beautiful, yet simple.

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Lilypad Lake Bundle by Stampin' Up! from the 2018-2019 Annual Catalog. Card created by Stesha Bloodhart, Stampin' Hoot! for #tgifc159 #steshabloodhart #stampinhoot

The Glitter & Clear Epoxy Shapes I used on this card are discontinued and currently reduced to $4.90 while supplies last or until May 31, 2018!  If you want them, order them now to ensure you get them before they are gone!

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Even though the Lilypad Lake Bundle isn’t available to order from my online store until June 1st, 2018, you CAN purchase it as part of your $99 Kit. Here are some details:

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Lilypad Lake Bundle by Stampin' Up! from the 2018-2019 Annual Catalog. Card created by Stesha Bloodhart, Stampin' Hoot! for #tgifc159 #steshabloodhart #stampinhoot

Be sure to visit the TGIF Challenge Blog to gain oodles of inspiration from the Design Team and others that play along!  Submit your creations and play along with us!

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2 Comments

  1. Jane Harrah

    Stesha, I love this card and the set but I also LOVE my gift. I can’t believe you sent a die and matching stamp set and a gorgeous card too! I can’t thank you enough. I LOVE your style, today and always. Thank you so much for sharing.

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