Stampin’ Up! Grace’s Garden Sneak Peek

Good Monday morning, y’all!  Ready for the last full week before The Big Day?!?

Got your shopping done?





Me, neither.  But – we’ll get ‘er done, I just know it!  🙂

In an effort to keep things simple, I made a cute little stamping-only card for you today, showcasing a brand new – and WONDERFUL! – stamp set from the new 2020 Jan – Jun Mini Catalog….called Grace’s Garden.  Take a look-see:

The layout for this one was loosely (!) inspired by this week’s Freshly Made Sketches challenge.

And the color palette is from the Color Throwdown challenge.

I started with a piece of Whisper White card stock and the picket fence image from Grace’s Garden (which you’ll be able to get starting on 3 Jan!).  I inked the stamp with Sahara Sand ink – and stamped it off once on a sticky note before stamping my panel.

Next up is the tall flower image from the set.  First I stamped it in Tuxedo Black Memento Ink over the side of the picket fence.


Remember the sticky note?  Well, I did a quick fussy cut of that fence image and then used that to create a “mask” over the image on the card front.  Then I stamped the flower image again in Tuxedo Black.  When I picked up the mask, my flowers were “behind” the fence! 🙂

I used my Flirty Flamingo and Granny Apple Green Stampin’ Write Markers to color the flowers and leaves.

Then I placed the panel into my Stamparatus and used it to stamp the Grace’s Garden sentiment over the fence image in Granny Apple Green.

I added a few Noble Peacock Rhinestones in pink (it’s actually Melon Mambo!).

Finally – I used Liquid Glue to adhere the panel to a Granny Apple Green mat and the card front was done!

On the inside, I gave a Whisper White panel the same stamped-off-once Sahara Sand picket fence and a second sentiment in Granny Apple Green.  Then I added two flower images in Tuxedo Black and colored them with my Flirty Flamingo and Granny Apple Green Markers.  I stuck on a few more Noble Peacock Rhinestones, too!

I used Liquid Glue to adhere the panel to a Granny Apple Green mat and into my Flirty Flamingo card base, stuck the card front on with more Liquid Glue and the card was done!

My Whisper White Medium Envelope got part of the stamped-off-once picket fence and a tall flower on the front…

…and again on the envelope flap!

Et Voila!  I love love love the Grace’s Garden stamp set – and as awesome as just the stamp set is….it’s going to be available bundled with the wonderful Garden Gateway Dies….

Go ahead – put the whole bundle on your Wish List!!  I KNOW you like! 😉







Use this host code when you order and receive a free gift from me! But, if your order is over $150, please don’t use this code (you’ll miss out on your own Stampin’ Rewards if you use it) but you’ll still get the free gift. The free gift is your choice of any item valued up to $10.00 from any active catalog! And – you can even select one of the Host-exclusive sets! See my Rewards page for more details.

Online Host Club Openings!

I’ve got a few more openings available in my Online Host Club starting in January!  Online Host Clubs are a GREAT way to build your stash-o-goodies!  And with Sale-A-bration coming up, I’ve worked it out so that ALL Hosts in the club will get to be “the Host” during the three-month event!  YES!!  There are lots of benefits to being in a club.  Check out all the deets right here – and then give me a shout to reserve your spot!

2020 Jan – Jun Mini Catalog Shares Are Open!

A catalog share lets you try a little bit of each of the beautiful new Designer Series Papers, specialty papers and envelopes, plus fun embellishments without having to buy full packs of everything.  Once you’ve sampled it all – you’ll know what goodies you want MORE of!

Once again, I’m offering a Designer Series Paper share and an Embellishment share with all sorts of fun new goodies!  Head on over to my Catalog Shares Page for all the details and to get signed up. Shares are open to anyone – including demonstrators – but spots are limited so….don’t wait too long!

Going On Now!

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Running thru 2 Jan 20 (but only while supplies last), you can save big on a selection of retiring and surplus items including holiday catalog items, stamp sets, and Paper Pumpkin past kits. You’ll want to shop early to avoid missing out!

Here are handy links to the goodies in my Online Store!

Retiring Favorites    Discounted Products

Stampin’ Up! has also released the list of products in the Holiday Catalog that are carrying over into future catalog!  Yeah!!  Check right here on my Promotions page for all the details – including WHICH sets will be available in a future catalog!).

Thirty-One Gifts Helping You Get Ready for the Holidays!

Outlet Sale – Going On Now!

Click the picture below to open a PDF that lists ALL the products available in Outlet Sale starting today. We’ll add more products on Dec. 19 and a second refresh will be announced a little later, to keep the sale fresh and exciting (and stocked with products!) all the way up until it ends!  So – be sure to check back often!

And – with every $100 spent 1 – 30 Dec, you’ll earn a $10 credit you can use 31 Dec – 31 Jan!

Check out my Online Store for all the deets!

Get the Stampin’ Up! Products Used in This Project:    

Card Cuts Used in This Project:  

Flirty Flamingo Card Stock:  4 1/4″ x 11″  (card base, scored and folded at 5 1/2″)

Granny Apple Green Card Stock: 4″ x 5 1/4″ (mats for card front and for inner liner);

Whisper White Card Stock: 3 7/8″ x 5 1/8″ (card front and inner liner)

If you need any stamping supplies, I’d be very happy to be your Demonstrator. Just click on the Order Stampin’ Up! Online Now button on the right side of the screen to go directly to my online store or drop me an email if you have any questions. Happy Stamping!

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Finn Fan Fix

Just a Dog.

Staring at his toys by the light of the Christmas Tree.

Wondering…Will Santa bring me any MORE toys?!?

He HAS been a VERY good boy this year… 😉



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12 thoughts on “Stampin’ Up! Grace’s Garden Sneak Peek

  1. I’ve got my eye on this set and can’t to see what else you create with it. I am so not ready for Christmas yet!

    • stampsnlingers

      You will be! That’s how it works! Thanks much, Karen! 🙂

  2. Such a pretty card! Love the clean design. Poor Finn…he has almost no toys! It does look like there is space on the right side and just to the left of center for a few more things. Santa had better get at least 5 more toys. 😉

    • stampsnlingers

      I know. I hope he gets at least ONE toy… 😉 Thanks, Amy! 🙂

  3. Sue Floyd

    Wow! I was on the fence about getting this stamp set. Maybe will be an early Birthday present in January:)
    Thanks for the inspiration Mary! The stamped off image makes the flowers pop more….brilliant.
    Happy Holidays to you, Wayne, and Finn!
    Sue Floyd

  4. labarrett

    This is the sweetest little scene! Got to love a picket fence. Thanks so much for playing along at Freshly Made Sketches this week!

    • stampsnlingers

      Right? Wish I could grow a garden as easy as stamping one! Thanks!

  5. bhholcombe

    Such a sweet and pretty card! Thanks so much for playing along at the Color Throwdown!

  6. This is so sweet! I love the flowers peeking from behind the fence. And I love that you carried it to the inside. Thank you for playing along with us at Freshly Made Sketches.

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