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Forever Greenery & Tasteful Touches

Here’s a great card combining two of the most popular suites in the current annual Stampin’ Up! catalogues – Forever Greenery and Tasteful Touches! Any colour combinations work with these sets, don’t you agree?

Here are the products used:

If you want to order, click on the image or the description and you’ll be directed to my online store!

Here are the instructions and dimensions for this card:

  • Cut Early Espresso Cardstock at 11″ x 4-1/4″, score at 5-1/2″, fold and burnish with a bone folder.
  • Cut In Good Taste DSP at 5-1/4″ x 4″. Cut a length of Early Espresso Faux Suede Trim – use Mini Glue Dots to attach across the centre of the DSP. Use Stampin’ Seal to attach this layer to the card base.
  • Use Forever Flourishing Dies and the Big Shot to cut out leaf images from Early Espresso Cardstock and from Gray Granite Cardstock. Use Multipurpose Liquid Glue to attach the die-cut leaves and leaves from Forever Gold Laser-Cut Specialty Paper.over the ribbon.
  • Use Early Espresso Classic Ink to stamp the greeting from Tasteful Touches stamp set on Gray Granite Cardstock. Use Tasteful Labels Dies and the Big Shot to cut out the greeting. Use Stampin’ Dimensionals to attach over the ribbon and the leaves.
  • Use the Confetti Borders Punch to punch out flowers from the remainder of the Forever Gold Laser-Cut Specialty Paper. Use Multipurpose Liquid Glue to embellish the card.

Press’n’Seal for Card Making

When you need to place lots of intricate pieces together like a puzzle, you can use Press’n’Seal for Card Making! You can see how I used it for this card in this video. What a great way to use Press ‘n Seal from the kitchen to help with your card making!

Here are the products used:

If you want to order, click on the image or the description and you’ll be directed to my online store!

Here are the instructions and dimensions for this card:

  • Cut Whisper White Cardstock at 11″ x 4-1/4″, score at 5-1/2″, burnish with a Bone Folder.
  • Cut Magenta Madness Cardstock at 4-1/4″ x 3-1/4″. Use Stampin’ Seal to attach to the card base.
  • Cut Basic Black Cardstock at 4″ x 3″. Use Stampin’ Seal to attach to over the Magenta Madness layer.
  • Use the poppy die from the Poppy Moments Dies and the Big Shot to cut a poppy from Magenta Madness Cardstock.
  • Use the outline die from the Poppy Moments Dies and the Big Shot to cut out an outline from Silver Foil Sheet.
  • Place the outline upside down on a piece of Press’n’Seal.
  • Carefully place pieces of the Magenta Madness Poppy into the outline.
  • Once all the pieces are in place, use Multipurpose Liquid Glue to attach to the Basic Black layer. Do the same for the smaller poppy.
  • Use the leave dies and the Big Shot to cut leaves from the Granny Apple Green cardstock. Use Multipurpose Liquid Glue to attach to the card front.
  • Use Magenta Madness Classic Ink to stamp the greeting from the Peaceful Moments stamp set.
Another card – this one with Gold Foil.

Forever Greenery With Gold

If you want to see how I made this elegant Forever Greenery With Gold card on Facebook Live, you can see it here on my Facebook VIP Group or on my YouTube Channel here.

Here’s what I started with….

Here are the products used:

If you want to order, click on the image or the description and you’ll be directed to my online store!

Here are the instructions and dimensions for this card:

  • Cut Garden Green Cardstock at 8-1/2″ x 5-1/2″, score at 4-1/4″, fold & burnish with Bone Folder to create a standard card base.
  • Cut Whisper White Cardstock at 5-1/4″ x 4″. Use Big Shot and 3rd largest die from Stitched Rectangle Dies to cut the centre out of the Whisper White layer. Use Multipurpose Liquid Glue to attach to the front of the card base.
  • Use Garden Green Classic Ink to stamp inside greeting on the cut-out piece. Use Stampin’ Seal to attach to the inside of the card base.
  • Cut Pear Pizzazz Cardstock at 5″ x 3-1/2″. Select one piece of Forever Gold Laser-Cut Specialty Paper to use on the card front. Apply Multipurpose Liquid Glue to attach to the Pear Pizzazz layer. Use Stampin’ Seal to attach the Pear Pizzazz layer over the Whisper White layer.
  • Use the Big Shot and the Forever Flourishing Dies to cut a variety of leaf images from a variety of green cardstock.
    • Note: Do this when you have small pieces of cardstock that you really don’t want to put back in your file. Store them in a stamp case & keep them handy to use on your designs.
  • Use Multipurpose Liquid Glue to attach die-cut images over the Gold layer.
  • Use Garden Green Classic Ink to stamp the greeting from the Peaceful Moments stamp set on Whisper White Cardstock. Trace the greeting using the backing layer of the stamps. Use Paper Snips to cut out the greeting. Attach to the card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
  • Use Forever Greenery Trim Combo Pack of ribbon to tie 2 bows. Use Mini Glue Dots to attach to the front of the card.
Here’s what I ended up with!
Some more samples made with similar products.
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