Good morning, y’all – welcome to another edition of the Amy’s Inkin’ Krew Team blog hop! Each month we make projects centered around a theme – and this month our theme is “Giving Thanks”! We can interpret that any way we want – so…be sure to check and see everyone’s projects – we’ve got a bunch of talented ladies hopping with us this month!
Now – you’ll probably see a lot of Fall foliage and pumpkins on the hop – and I confess I looked at my Soft Seedlings set for more than a minute! – but…I settled on a fun set called Forever Friendship! And I went with a masculine theme – using the Black & White Designs DSP – with a pop of red. Take a look-see:
The layout for this one is from the Sketch Saturday challenge.
I started by adhering a piece of Black & White Designs DSP on a Sweet Sorbet mat for the card front. I also matted a narrow strip of another design from the pack on Sweet Sorbet and adhered it to the side of the card front with Liquid Glue.
Next up – I cut some Sweet Sorbet cardstock with the next-to-largest Stylish Shapes circle die.
I embossed that circle in the Timeworn Type 3D Embossing Folder and adhered it with Liquid Glue.
Using my Stamparatus, I stamped the typewriter image from Forever Friendship in Tuxedo Black Memento Ink on a piece of Basic White.
I colored the image with my Light & Dark Smoky Slate Stampin Blends and Sweet Sorbet Stampin’ Write Marker and then cut it out with my Paper Snips.
I popped the fussy cut image onto the embossed circle using Black Stampin’ Dimensionals.
I added two Sweet Sorbet 2022-2023 In Color Matte Decorative Dots up in the DSP strip – and one in the bottom corner – and the card front was done!
On the inside, I stamped a sentiment from Forever Friendship in Tuxedo Black on a piece of Basic White. Then I added a narrow strip of the Black & White Designs DSP – matted on Sweet Sorbet – to the bottom of the panel. One small Sweet Sorbet 2022-2024 In Color Matte Decorative Dot next to the sentiment finished it off.
I used Liquid Glue to adhere the panel to a Sweet Sorbet mat and into my Basic Black card base, popped the card front on with Black Stampin’ Dimensionals and the card was done.
My Basic White Medium Envelope got a fun banner from Forever Friendship in Tuxedo Black – with a hand-writtten Sweet Sorbet greeting in it!! – on the front…
…and more of the Black & White Designs DSP on the envelope flap.
Et Voila! If you like “punny” stamp sets – like I do! – then the Forever Friendship set is just the thing! The typewriter image is just one of the fun options!
I think this card would be a great card for a guy – the Black & White Designs DSP adds some fun without any “Froof” – but it would work for anyone, don’t you think?!
I hope you like!
If you’d like to recreate this card, all the products and card cuts are listed below! And – I did a quick video on how to make this card – you can see it right here!
And…I’ve also created a printable PDF with written instructions and a list of the products used to create this project. You can download, print and/or save it by clicking this image:
Missed any tutorials? You can check out my past projects right here!
Now that you’ve seen my card, I hope you’ll take a little time to jump thru all the other projects we have to share. Click any name below, or you can use the Previous Blog button to jump back to Amy’s page or the Next Blog button to see what Carol’s been up to! 🙂
Have fun on the hop! 🙂
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Basic Black Cardstock: 4 1/4″ x 11″ (card base, scored and folded at 5 1/2″)
Sweet Sorbet Cardstock: 4″ x 5 1/4″ (x2 – mats for card front and for inner liner); 5/8″ x 5 1/4″ (mat for DSP strip on front); 1/2″ x 4″ (mat for inner liner DSP strip); Next-to-Largest Stylish Shapes Circle Die (behind typewriter)
Basic White Cardstock: Fussy Cut Forever Friendship Typewriter; 3 7/8″ x 5 1/8″ (inner liner);
Black & White Designs DSP: 3 7/8″ x 5 1/8″ (card front); 1/2″ x 5 1/4″ (DSP strip on front); 3/8″ x 4″ (inner liner DSP strip); 2 1/4″ x 6″ (envelope flap)
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