Hand Stamped By Heather Wright-Porto: Stampin' Up! Remarkable You: Happy Stampers Team Blog Hop

Thursday, November 5, 2015

Stampin' Up! Remarkable You: Happy Stampers Team Blog Hop

Good morning stampers!

This week, we have a Color Challenge!!! It's holiday colors, but my card is every day and featuring the Remarkable You stamp set!  But don't worry, you'll get plenty of holiday card ideas in today's Blog Hop!

Color Challenge Nov 5

Tried watercoloring again, but this time went back to my comfort zone and used a Blender Pen (as I have yet to master the Aqua Pen!).  Notice the different shades of green and red. Love the look. Enjoy!

To try and show you the depth of the card and layered leaves (using Stampin' Dimensionals). This card would therefore not lay flat in an envelope...especially with the ribbon added.

To make this "Remarkable You" card

  1. Stamp the flowers from Remarkable You on the Very Vanilla cardstock in Staz-On ink. 
  2. Let it dry.  
  3. Then stamp 2 sets of leaves on scrap Very Vanilla cardstock as you'll cut them out and append to the card (using Stampin' Dimensionals).  
  4. Then color the flowers with Real Red, the leaves with Mossy Meadow.
  5. Of course, I love the bling...I think I got that from Michaela...so I added the Rhinestones for a little sparkle. 
  6. But then also love lace ribbon...and it compliments the lace pattern designer series paper piece (from Timeless Elegance DSP). I used Sahara Sand Lace Trim. Love that..can you tell? 
  7. Assemble
    • Adhere floral piece to Tip Top Taupe cardstock. 
    • Tie ribbon around bottom.
    • Then adhere lace pattern paper to black card stock.
    • Then adhere the floral piece to the lace pattern using Stampin' Dimensionals.
  8. You're done!

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The Happy Stampers

Now it's time to go and visit the rest of the team and see what they have created! Join Us! If you are interested in joining Stampin' Up! - click on any of these ladies to join our amazing team:

Sandi MacIver

Amy Koenders

Shelagh Freemantle

Mary Deatherage

Jari Francis

Kristi Gray

Heather Wright-Porto -- You are here visiting me! :D

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Kristi said...

Oh Heather, what a great take on the color theme. I love all the detail and the lace ribbon is perfect.

Sandi MacIver said...

OMGosh, I LOVE this card and you have certainly mastered the blender pen girlfriend.....this rocks!...

Create with Bev said...

Heather, I just love this card and will be casing it I'm sure!!

stampwithamyk said...

So pretty Heather! Love the fussy cut leaves, great use of the colors! Beautiful!

Pssequimages said...

Elegant---just beautiful. Thank you for sharing this beautiful idea.
(and how to do it!)

Unknown said...

Beautiful card, Heather. Love how you cut the leaves and popped them up with dimensionals!! :)

Shelagh Freemantle said...

OK you are remarkable!!! Fussy cut leaves ...wow. Love how all the colors came together.

Heather Wright-Porto said...

Hi ladies!!! Aw...thanks :D What a great way to start my day in coming and seeing all the beautiful comments! Thanks you so much!!! Have a great weekend. And Happy Stamping!!!!