Merry Monday, my peeps! Back at it, heh? Hope your week goes well and with little stress!
For some reason, I’ve been unusually drawn to stamp sets and bundles in the new catalog that seem to be oriented towards kids and babies. That’s not my usual, but…there’ve been several that really made me smile – and buy them!
One such bundle is the cute Dino Days stamp set – bundled with the Dino Dies – and the coordinating Dinoroar DSP. So I pulled that out for today’s sweet little new baby card. Take a look-see:
The layout for this one was – maybe loosely? – inspired by this week’s TGIF Challenge.
And the color scheme is from this week’s Color Throwdown.
I started with one of my fave papers from the Dinoroar DSP and matted it on Mango Melody for the card front. I used a small panel of Whisper White for the art panel.
I stamped the too-cute Dino Days dino-dude in Mango Melody and gave him some Pretty Peacock spines. Underneath him, I stamped some fronds in Pretty Peacock – stamping a couple of times without re-inking. That let me have “different” colors without using “different” colors! 🙂
I matted the panel on Mango Melody and adhered it to the card front with Liquid Glue.
To make the egg, I cut two of the dies from the Dino Dies in Whisper White. I added some little circles in Pineapple Punch – then I used a Sponge Dauber to sponge on some Mango Melody (I got this idea from the samples in the catalog!).
On one egg shell, I stamped the Dino Days sentiment in Lovely Lipstick. I popped that one on with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
I added the second shell with Stampin’ Dimensionals – then added a Dinoroar Enamel Shape – sort of like a hinge. And that was it for the card front!
On the inside, I stamped a second (and my favorite!!) sentiment from Dino Days in Lovely Lipstick on a Whisper White panel. Over top I added a Mango Melody Dino-guy with stamped-off-once Pretty Peacock spines.
I used Liquid Glue to adhere the panel to a Mango Melody mat and into a Pineapple Punch card base, popped the card front on with Stampin’ Dimensionals and the card was done.
My Whisper White Medium Envelope got another Mango Melody and Pretty Peacock dino-person on the front…
…and I used a little more of that totes-adorbs Dinoroar DSP on the envelope flap.
Et Voila! I’m guessing that you can see why this Dino Days stamp set and matching Dino Dies appeals to me? Oh – did I mention that several of the dies cut out images on the Dinoroar DSP? I didn’t? Well – they DO! 😉 I hope you like!
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New 3D Embossing Folder Plate Now Available!
The new 3D Embossing Folder Plate (item 149658) is now available to order! It’s designed to work with our new-style 3D embossing folders (which are thinner than our old-style Dynamic folders).
You can click on the picture above and open the flyer – then print it and keep it by your embossing machine and new 3D Embossing Folder Plate. It’s got your new “sandwich” information right on it!
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Card Cuts Used in This Project:
Pineapple Punch Card Stock: 4 1/4″ x 11″ (card base, scored and folded at 5 1/2″)
Mango Melody Card Stock: 4 1/8″ x 5 3/8″ (mats for card front and inner liner); 3 1/2 x 4 3/4″ (mat for art panel)
Whisper White Card Stock: 4″ x 5 1/4″ (inner liner); 3 3/8″ x 4 5/8″ (art panel); Dino Days egg shell die cuts
Dinoroar DSP: 4″ x 5 1/4″ (card front); envelope flap
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Yesterday, we went to have Father’s Day with our friends. As is the norm, I was tasked with deviled eggs and dessert.
Fortunately, I had a sous chef…
He tried to convince me that the sous chef gets to lick the beater…
And THEN he tried to convince me that eggs are good for dogs…
He’s pretty persuasive, really. Also…persistent! 😉
Okay – confession time. I put the bowl down on the floor after I’d pulled out all the egg filling!
As I’ve said – I’m not a MONSTER!!