Stampin’ Up! Quiet Meadow Sneak Peek for the Happy Inkin’ Thursday Blog Hop

Good morning, y’all!  It’s Thursday – which means it’s time for another Happy Inkin’ Thursday Blog Hop!!  We’ve got a sketch challenge to work with today and I’m excited to see what everyone brings to the table!  I just know you’re going to see a ton of awesome-ness on the hop today!

When I saw this sketch – I remembered the cool wildflower dies in the new Meadow Die Set – which is coming to you on 4 May, bundled with the lovely new Quiet Meadow stamp set – and knew it would be perfect for this sketch.  Take a look-see:

And here’s our sketch!

I used the colors from The Paper Player challenge, too.

I started with a piece of Crumb Cake cardstock that I embossed in the Old World Paper 3D Embossing Folder and adhered to a Merry Merlot mat with Liquid Glue to create the card front.

Next, I used the largest of the circle Stitched Shapes Dies to cut a Crumb Cake circle.  Y’all – this amazing die set is retiring – so…get it NOW if you don’t have it already! 🙂

I stamped the Quiet Meadow wildflower image onto the Stitched Shape circle.  Over it – I stamped the cool script image twice in Crumb Cake.  Then I adhered the circle to the card front with Liquid Glue.

Using one of the…many!…dies in the Meadow die set…

…I cut one from Vellum cardstock and one from Crumb Cake cardstock.  I embossed the Crumb Cake die cut in the Old World 3D Embossing Folder.  Then I adhered both flowers to the card front with Liquid Glue.

I tied a Linen Thread double-loop bow and added it with a Glue Dot.

The sentiment, from Quiet Meadow, is stamped in Merry Merlot on Very Vanilla and cut with the label die in the Meadow set.  I used the same die to cut a Misty Moonlight piece from the 2020-2022 In Color 6″ x 6″ DSP.  I adhered the two labels together with Liquid Glue, then popped them onto the card front with double-stacked Stampin’ Dimensionals.

I used Glue Dots to adhere three of the new Bee Trinkets (these are coming soon in the new catalog!) and the card front was done!

On the inside, I added the Quiet Meadow wildflower and script images in Crumb Cake to a Crumb Cake panel.

I used Liquid Glue to adhere the panel to a Merry Merlot mat and into my Misty Moonlight card base, popped the card front on with Stampin’ Dimensionals and the card was done.

My Very Vanilla Medium Envelope got the Quiet Meadow images on the front in Crumb Cake…

…and more of the Misty Moonlight 2020-2022 In Color 6″ x 6″ DSP on the envelope flap.

Et Voila!  Y’all!!  This Quiet Meadow set – with it’s wunnermus bundled Meadow Dies – is going to be HUGE!!  I mean – the die set creates so many textural florals – it’s crazy!!  Match it with the sentiments and images in Quiet Meadow and…you’ve got a sure-fire winner!

I hope you like!

If you’d like to recreate this card, all the products and card cuts you’ll need are down below!

Now that you’ve seen my card, take a minute to hop thru all our projects today.  If you click on the Next Blog button, you’ll go right to Kristi’s page. And you can just click on the names below to go direct to all the blogs!

Amy Koenders

Mary Deatherage – YOU ARE HERE!

Kristi Gray

Jaimie Babarczy

Karen Finkle

Karen Ksenzakovic

Have fun on the Hop!!






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Card Cuts Used in This Project:

Misty Moonlight Cardstock:  5 1/2″ x 8 1/2″ (card base, scored and folded ar 4 1/4″)

Merry Merlot Cardstock: 4″ x 5 1/4″ (mats for card front and for inner liner)

Crumb Cake Cardstock:  Largest circle Stitched Shapes Die Cut (art); 3 7/8″ x 5 1/8″ (card front & inner liner)

Very Vanilla Cardstock: Meadow die cut label (sentiment)

2020-2022 In Color 6″ x 6″ DSP:  Meadow die cut label (behind sentiment); envelope flap

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12 thoughts on “Stampin’ Up! Quiet Meadow Sneak Peek for the Happy Inkin’ Thursday Blog Hop

  1. Karen Ksenzakovic

    WOW!!! Another stunning card Mary 🙂 LOVE everything about it, especially the colors

    • stampsnlingers

      Thank you, Karen – I appreciate the kind words! 🙂

  2. Just beautiful Mary! Those die cut floral images are stunning! Such a pretty design! 🙂

  3. Love the colors and the layering. Those bees are da bomb!

    • stampsnlingers

      Bee Trinkets – my new fave thing since my Gold Hoops are leaving! 🙁 Thanks so much, Karen! 🙂

  4. I love the subtle beauty of this card, Mary! And that stamp set is going to be a favorite of mine.

    • stampsnlingers

      Thanks, Julie – it’s a really wonderful bundle!!

  5. Susan K

    I absolutely, totally love this most wunnermus card. Now, this is a Mary card! Love the layering and take on the challenges. TFS

  6. Very Pretty!!

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