‘Sup, y’all!? Hope your week is going well!
So – we’re almost one-third of the way thru Sale-A-Bration. Wow. Hard to believe! Be sure to check out all the great shopping – hosting – and JOINING benefits that happen in Sale-A-Bration, okay? All the deets you need are down below or over on my Stampin’ Up! Promotions page. I’d love to have you on my Critters-N-Creatin’ Krew team – give me a holler if you have any questions! 🙂
My card today is a simple little number – barely any fussy cutting at all! – using the sweet Music From The Heart stamp set. Take a look-see:
The layout for this one is from this week’s CAS(E) This Sketch challenge – you can see I turned it on its head! 🙂
And the color palette is from the Inspire.Create Challenge.
I started with a piece of Whisper White for the card front, matted on Flirty Flamingo.
From another piece of Whisper White, I cut the largest label die in the new Stitched So Sweetly Die set.
On that label, in Pretty Peacock, I stamped the sentiment from the Music From The Heart stamp set. Next to it – allowing it to spill off the left side of the label, I added the piano image in Early Espresso. With my Blender Pen – I lightly pulled some ink out into the image to shade and color it a little.
I stamped the piano again on a piece of scrap Whisper White and colored the heart with my Flirty Flamingo Stampin’ Blends Combo Pack. Then I fussy cut the heart.
I laid the die cut sentiment label onto the card front where I wanted it and used the music notes in the stamp set to add my “music”. I used Pretty Peacock for the heart note (with the first one overlapping the edge of the die cut) and Flirty Flamingo for the others. Some of the eighth notes are in stamped-off-once Flirty Flamingo. I added some little Flirty Flamingo hearts, too.
I popped the label onto the card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
Then I used a Mini Stampin’ Dimensional at the top of the fussy cut heart – and a little Liquid Glue at the bottom – and popped the heart in place. And – that was it for the card front!
On the inside, I added a second Music From The Heart sentiment in Pretty Peacock to a Whisper White panel. Across the bottom I added the music staff image in Flirty Flamingo, then added the treble clef in Early Espresso and a few Pretty Peacock notes.
I used Liquid Glue to adhere the panel to a Flirty Flamingo mat and into my Early Espresso card base, popped the card front on with Stampin’ Dimensionals and the card was done!
My Whisper White Medium Envelope got some Pretty Peacock and Flirty Flamingo musical notes on the front…
…and the full musical “score” on the envelope flap.
Et Voila! I love the gentle punniness of the sentiments in the Music From The Heart stamp set – and the notes and staff and and and….well. I love it all! I hope you like!
If you’d like to recreate this card – all the Stampin’ Up! products you need are listed down below as well as the card cuts!
HOST CODE FOR 15 JAN – 31 JAN: MSQKN6C2
Use this host code when you order $50 or greater and receive a free gift from me! If your order is over $150, please do not use this code, but you’ll still get the free gift. The free gift is your choice of any item valued up to $10.00 in any active Catalog! That includes some of the Host Exclusive stamp sets! See my Rewards page for full details.
I’ve got a couple of Paper Pumpkin Kits that I’m giving away to two lucky winners this week! Your chance to get entered in the random drawing ends on 31 Jan. Be sure to go HERE to get entered!!
Kit #1 – December 2019 Something For Everyone kit.
Kit #2: January 2020 I’ll Bee Yours Kit!
So…Two Kits. Two Winners!
How to get in the drawing?
To enter to one of the kits, all you need to do is leave a comment on this blog post by 5pm Eastern Time on Friday, 31 Jan 20 and tell me your favorite new product in the 2020 Jan – Jun Mini Catalog! There is SO MUCH GOODNESS in this catalog – what do YOU love the most!?!
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The winners will be chosen by the random number generator from all of the comments received and I’ll announce the winners on my blog on Saturday, 1 Feb 20!
Please note, anyone is welcome to leave me a comment but per the Demonstrator rules from Stampin’ Up!, I can only ship Stampin’ Up! merchandise to addresses within the United States. Thanks for your understanding. Good luck!!
SHOP: During Sale-A-Bration, customers earn a FREE product every time they reach a purchase threshold. For example, if you spend $150, you can then choose three level 1 items OR one level 1 and one level 2. This gives you more flexibility to choose what you want. Below are the qualifying levels. When you look in your Sale-A-Bration Flyer, you’ll see the levels needed for each of the products!
- LEVEL 1 $50
- LEVEL 2 $100
HOST: Hosts with qualifying orders or customers with individual orders of $300+ will receive the exclusive Little Ladybug Stamp Set (item 152384)!
- Customer, workshop and online orders all qualify for this stamp set.
- There is no limit as to how many qualifying orders you can place throughout the promotion.
- Only one Little Ladybug Stamp Set can be redeemed per order or workshop (only the host of the workshop will receive the free stamp set).
- To qualify, orders must be opened from January 3, and closed by March 31.
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Get the Stampin’ Up! Products Used in This Project:
Card Cuts Used in This Project:
Early Espresso Card Stock: 4 1/4″ x 11″ (card base, scored and folded at 5 1/2″)
Flirty Flamingo Card Stock: 4″ x 5 1/4″ (mat for card front and for inner liner)
Whisper White Card Stock: 3 7/8″ x 5 1/8″ (card front and inner liner); Stitched So Sweetly die cut (sentiment); Music From My Heart fussy cut heart
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