GDP #326 Sketch Challenge – Stampin’ Up! Eclectic Garden

Create this card using the Eclectic Garden Stamp Set by Stampin' Up! Colored with Stampin' Blends. Card by Stesha Bloodhart, Stampin' Hoot! GDP326 SKETCH

It’s Monday and time for a Global Design Project Challenge!

#GDP326 is a SKETCH challenge  and the GDP Design Team has so many amazing creations to inspire you! Be sure to jump on over to the GDP blog or even play along with us! 

I needed some thank you cards for my customers, and this sketch was simple and perfect for the task as hand.   I have been eyeing up the Eclectic Garden Stamp Set and decided to sit down to enjoy some color and snipping to show my customers how beautiful this set really is. 

 

GDP326 Sketch Challenge
Thank You Card using Eclectic Garden from Stampin' Up! Card by Stesha Bloodhart Stampin' Hoot!
my step by step free hootorial

Begin by cutting a piece of Basic White Thick Cardstock to 4 1/4 x 11.  Score and fold at 5 1/2.

Adhere a 3 3/4 x 5 piece of Basic White Cardstock to the card base with Stampin’ Dimensionals.

Zip a 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 piece of Basic White Cardstock through a Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machine tucked inside the Hive 3D Embossing Folder.  

Adhere to a 2 5/8 x 2 5/8 piece of Basic White Cardstock with Multipurpose Liquid Glue. Adhere to the card base with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

Stamp the bird image in Tuxedo Black Memento Ink onto a piece of Basic White Cardstock.  Color with the following Stampin’ Blends Combo Packs:  Old Olive, Mossy Meadow, Magenta Madness, Bermuda Bay, Pumpkin Pie, Soft Suede, Smoky Slate, Color Lifter. 

Snip with Paper Snips.  Adhere with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

Stamp the sentiment in Versamark Ink onto a piece of Basic Black Cardstock.  Cover with white Basics Stampin’ Emboss Powder.  Tap to remove the excess.  Set with a Heat Tool.   Trim to 3 x 1/4.  Adhere with Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals.  

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Thank You Card using Eclectic Garden from Stampin' Up! Card by Stesha Bloodhart, Stampin' Hoot!
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GDP #325 Color Challenge Polished Pink, Pale Papaya, Pool Party

Create this thanks card using the Amazing Thanks Dies from Stampin' Up! Card by Stesha Bloodhart, Stampin' Hoot!

It’s Monday and time for a Global Design Project Challenge!

#GDP325 is a COLOR challenge  and the GDP Design Team has so many amazing creations to inspire you! Be sure to jump on over to the GDP blog or even play along with us! 

I saw a card on Pinterest that had colored slats like mine and it inspired me to create this card for the color challenge. 

 

GDP322 Dec 13
Create this thanks card using the Amazing Thanks Dies from Stampin' Up! Card by Stesha Bloodhart, Stampin' Hoot!
my step by step free hootorial

Begin by cutting a piece of Basic White Thick Cardstock to 4 1/4 x 11.  Score and fold at 5 1/2.

Adhere 1/2″ strips of Polished Pink, Pale Papaya, and Pool Party Cardstock to a 3 3/4 x 5 piece of Basic White Cardstock with Multipurpose Liquid Glue. 

Zip through a Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machine along with the two hearts from the Bouquet of Love Hybrid Embossing Folder.   Adhere to the card base with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

 Fold a 1″ piece of Pale Papaya & White 1/2″ Woven Ribbon in half and adhere with Mini Glue Dots tucked under the upper left side.

Stamp the sentiment (Happy Hedgehog) in Versamark Ink onto a 1/2 x 2 piece of Basic Black Cardstock.  Cover with White Embossing Powder.  Set with a Heat Tool. Snip the right side at an angle. Adhere with Multipurpose Liquid Glue. 

Use a Mini or Standard Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machine to crop the “thanks” die in Basic White Cardstock (bottom) and Basic Black Cardstock that has been adhered to an Adhesive Sheet (top).  Adhere together by removing the protective backing of the Adhesive Sheet, then to the card with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

Stamp the bird (Happy Hedgehog) in Jet Black Stazon onto Shimmery White Cardstock.  Color with a Water Painter and Polished Pink (flower), Pale Papaya (beak), and Pool Party (bird) Classic Ink. 

Embellish with black Classic Matte Dots.  

Click to Save or Print the Tutorial
Create this thanks card using the Amazing Thanks Dies from Stampin' Up! Card by Stesha Bloodhart, Stampin' Hoot!
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The Stampin’ Up! Spring Mini product release and Sale-A-Bration promotion Start NOW!  There are so many new products to purchase!  You don’t want to miss a thing!  Order early as some items are going to be POPULAR!

January - June Mini 2022 Catalog Cover
Jan - Feb 2022 Sale-a-Bration Catalog Cover

Sale-A-Bration Stampin’ Up!’s biggest promotion of the year!  Earn FREE products for every $50 / $100 you spend (total before shipping and tax).

Watch these videos to see products, learn about Sale-A-Bration and more! 

Tulips, Rewards & SAB Stesha 2022
SAB Starter Kit Promotion & 2 FREE STAMP SETS

Sale-A-Bration $99 Starter Kit Promotion Get $125 in your choice of products for $99 and the kit ships FREE.

BONUS!  JANUARY 4 – FEBRUARY 28, 2022: 2 FREE STAMP SETS OF YOUR CHOICE!  

Order the $99 starter kit with Sale-A-Bration bonus and join Stampin’ Up! through me here.

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FREE HOOT LOOT for JANUARY! 

During the month of JANUARY 2022, place an online store order valued at $50 or more (before shipping and tax), enter the host code 49AH6UXK, and can choose any ITEM(S) of your choice** valued at $12 or less!

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GDP #322 Sketch Challenge with Forever Blossoms

Moments of Joy Card for GDP322 Sketch Challenge Instagram Post

It’s Monday and time for a Global Design Project Challenge!

#GDP322 is a SKETCH challenge  and the GDP Design Team has so many amazing creations to inspire you! Be sure to jump on over to the GDP blog or even play along with us! 

I’ve had this card in my arsenal of creations all ready to share since October.  It’s a wedding card that I made for a friend during my weekend craft retreat.  I thought it looked similar to this sketch and was excited to finally share it with all of you!

 

GDP322 Dec 13
Forever Blossoms Stamp Set and Cherry Blossoms Dies paired with the sentiments of the Peaceful Moments Stamp Set Stesha Bloodhart Stampin' Hoot!
my step by step free hootorial

Begin by cutting a piece of Basic White Thick Cardstock to 4 1/4 x 5 1/2. 

Zip a 3 3/4 x 5 piece of Basic White Cardstock through a Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machine tucked inside the Parisian Flourish 3D Embossing Folder.  Adhere to a 3 7/8 x 5 1/8 piece of Smoky Slate Cardstock with Multipurpose Liquid Glue and to the card with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

Crop a piece of Smoky Slate Cardstock with a Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machine and the Tasteful Labels Die. Adhere with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

Use a Stamparatus to stamp the blossom (Forever Blossoms) in Smoky Slate Ink onto a piece of Basic White Cardstock.  Color with Flirty Flamingo and Smoky Slate Stampin’ Blends. Crop with the coordinating Cherry Blossom Die. Adhere with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

Stamp the sentiment (Peaceful Moments) in Smoky Slate Classic Ink onto a piece of Basic White Cardstock.  Crop with the coordinating Layering Circle Die. Adhere with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

Thread a piece of White Baker’s Twine through a Galvanized Button (retired), securing with a bow.  Adhere with a Mini Glue Dot. 

Embellish with Rhinestone Basic Jewels. 

Forever Blossoms Stamp Set & Cherry Blossoms Dies paired with the sentiments of the Peaceful Moments Stamp Set Stesha Bloodhart

The Parisian Flourish 3D Embossing Folder is one of my favorites of all time.  I think it just adds so much texture and beauty to my paper craft projects.  What is your favorite embossing folder? 

Forever Blossoms Stamp Set & Cherry Blossoms Dies paired with the sentiments of the Peaceful Moments Stamp Set Stesha Bloodhart

GDP #321 Color Challenge with Happy Holly-Days

Create this card using the Happy Holly-Days Stamp Set by Stampin' Up! Retires January 3, 2022. GDP321 Garden Green, Mint Macaron, Cherry Cobbler! YUM

It’s Monday and time for a Global Design Project Challenge!

#GDP321 is a COLOR challenge (Garden Green, Mint Macaron, and Cherry Cobbler) and the GDP design team has so many amazing creations to inspire you! Be sure to jump on over to the GDP blog or even play along with us! 

I love the Happy Holly-Days stamp set from the 2021 July – December Mini Catalog…and it’s RETIRING!  Snag yours before it is gone for good, January 3, 2022 or WHILE SUPPLIES LAST!  (Get the coordinating Holly Border Punch, also RETIRING…it’s on sale for $18.40)

 

GDP321 Color Challenge - Garden Green, Mint Macaron, Cherry Cobbler
Create this card using the Happy Holly-Days Stamp Set by Stampin' Up! Retires January 3, 2022. GDP321 Color Challenge
my step by step free hootorial

Begin by cutting a piece of Basic White 12×12 Cardstock in half (6 x 12).  Score and fold at 6.

Add a watercolor wash of Mint Macaron Classic Ink to a 5 1/4 x 5 1/4 piece of Fluid 100 Watercolor Paper with a Water Painter. Adhere to a 5 1/2 x 5 1/2 piece of Cherry Cobbler Cardstock with Multipurpose Liquid Glue.  Adhere to the card with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

Stamp the images (bird and 9 holly) in Jet Black Stazon Ink onto a piece of Fluid 100 Watercolor Paper.  Color with a Water Painter and the following Classic Inks:  Sahara Sand, Soft Suede, Crushed Curry, Garden Green, Mint Macaron, and Cherry Cobbler.  Trim closely with Paper Snips. 

Use a Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machine along with the 3″ Layering Circle Die to crop a piece of Fluid 100 Watercolor Paper.  Adhere the snipped holly and bird images as shown with Mini Glue Dots and Stampin’ Dimensionals. Adhere to the card with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

Stamp the sentiment in Versamark Ink onto a piece of Basic Black Cardstock.  Cover with White Basics Embossing Powder. Tap to remove the excess.  Set with a Heat Tool.  Trim closely with Paper Snips. Adhere with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

Embellish with Black Classic Matte Dots (coming January 4, 2022).  

Create this card using the Happy Holly-Days Stamp Set by Stampin' Up! Retires January 3, 2022. GDP321 Garden Green, Mint Macaron, Cherry Cobbler

The Fluid 100 Watercolor Paper is a dream to color.  It  accepts water well and adding depth in color after each application has dried is easy peasy.  I alternated each holly with the two greens from this color challenge.  

Create this card using the Happy Holly-Days Stamp Set by Stampin' Up! Retires January 3, 2022. GDP321

I previously created and shared the card below, which also uses the retiring Happy Holly-Days Bundle.  You can see the details by clicking on the image. 

Create this card using the Happy Holly-Days Bundle from Stampin' Up! Card by Stesha Bloodhart Stampin' Hoot #tgifc329 Sketch

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GDP #320 CASE the Designer – Kayla McCreadie

Happy Birthday Card using Garden Birdhouses & Flowers of Friendship Stamp Sets by Stampin' Up! Card by Stesha Bloodhart, Stampin' Hoot!

It’s Monday and time for a Global Design Project Challenge!

#GDP320 is a CASE THE DESIGNER challenge and the GDP design team has so many amazing creations to inspire you! Be sure to jump on over to the GDP blog or even play along with us! 

 

With this card, I combined the Flowers of Friendship and Garden Birdhouses Stamp Sets.  The birdhouse is a tad large for the flower, but I thought it resembled a fairy garden creation. 

 

#GDP317 Color Combo Challenge
Happy Birthday Card using Garden Birdhouses & Flowers of Friendship Stamp Sets by Stampin' Up Card by Stesha Bloodhart, Stampin' Hoot!
my step by step free hootorial

Use a Paper Trimmer to cut a piece of Basic White Thick Cardstock to 4 1/4 x 11.  Score and fold at 5 1/2.

Use a Water Painter to add a watercolor wash of Crushed Curry Ink to a 3 3/4 x 5 piece of Fluid 100 Watercolor Paper. 

Adhere to a 3 3/4 x 5 piece of Soft Suede Cardstock with Stampin’ Dimensionals. Adhere to the card with Multipurpose Liquid Glue. 

Stamp the images in Versamark Ink onto a piece of Fluid 100 Watercolor Paper.  Cover with White Basic Embossing Powder. Set with a Heat Tool. 

Color with a Water Painter and the following Classic Ink Colors:  Crushed Curry, Soft Suede, Mossy Meadow. Snips closely with Paper Snips.  Adhere as shown with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

Use the brush tip of a Soft Suede Stampin’ Write Marker to flick specks of ink onto the card.  

Stamp the sentiment in Versamark Ink onto a piece of Soft Suede Cardstock.  Cover with White Basic Embossing Powder. Set with a Heat Tool.  Trim to size with a Paper Trimmer.  Adhere with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

Embellish with Bumblebee Trinkets and Gold Brushed Metallic Adhesive Backed Dots. 

Happy Birthday Card using Garden Birdhouses & Flowers of Friendship Stamp Sets by Stampin' Up! Card by Stesha Bloodhart Stampin' Hoot!

I love the brightness and cheeriness of Crushed Curry Classic Ink when applied with a Water Painter. It is easy to add depth in color by applying multiple layers. 

GDP #318 Sketch Challenge – Buffalo Plaid Hat Builder

Buffalo Plaid Masculine Birthday Card Hat Builder Dies - Stesha Bloodhart, Stampin' Hoot #GDP318

It’s Monday and time for a Global Design Project Challenge!

#GDP318 is a sketch challenge and the GDP design team has so many amazing creations to inspire you! Be sure to jump on over to the GDP blog or even play along with us! 

 

#GDP317 Color Combo Challenge

We would love for you to jump on over to the Global Design Project Blog or Social Media Pages and follow us!  Every Monday is a new challenge. 

Create this masculine birthday card using the Hat Builder Dies and Pattern Party DSP Stesha Bloodhart, Stampin' Hoot!
my step by step free hootorial

Use a Paper Trimmer to cut a piece of Basic White Thick Cardstock to 5 1/2 x 8 1/2.  Score and fold at 4 1/4.

Use a Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machine to crop the following: 

    • Pattern Party Designer Series Paper: Stitched Rectangle Die & Hat Builder Die (modify with Paper Snips)
    • Basic White Cardstock: Stitched Rectangle Die & Hat Builder Die (Buffalo)
    • Basic Black Cardstock – Hat Builder Dies (Hat and Patch).

Stamp the sentiment in Tuxedo Black Memento Ink onto the Basic White die-cut as shown. 

Layer and adhere all pieces as shown with Multipurpose Liquid Glue and Stampin’ Dimensionals.

Create this masculine birthday card using the Hat Builder Dies and Pattern Party DSP. Stesha Bloodhart, Stampin' Hoot!

I have a Lake Girl hat that is very similar to this one and was the inspiration for my card creation. 

Create a masculine birthday card using the Hat Builder Dies and Pattern Party DSP. Stesha Bloodhart, Stampin' Hoot!
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