FREE TUTORIAL FRIDAY: A Note of Thanks

Hello Stampin’ Friends ~

Today I’m going to share the cutest card with you… on my FREE TUTORIAL FRIDAY! This card features the Sweet Songbirds stamp set. This cute little bird is delivering a note of thanks.

Measurements: 

  • Card Base: Thick Basic White 4-1/4” x 11, scored at 5-1/2”
  • Cardstock #1: Tahitian Tide 4” x 5-1/4”
  • Cardstock #2: Parakeet Party 3-3/4” x 5″
  • Cardstock #3: Tahitian Tide 3-3/4” x 4-1/4” (for die cut frame)
  • Cardstock #4: 2-3/8” x 3”
  • Cardstock #5: Basic White 1-3/4” x 1/2”
  • Scraps of Basic White, Crumb Cake, Mango Melody Cardstock and Supple Shimmer Specialty Paper for stamped / punched images

Instructions:

  • Fold the Thick Basic White card base in half and burnish the fold.
  • Die cut the Parakeet Party Cardstock with the Stitched Greenery Die, then adhere to the Tahitian Tide Cardstock.
  • Adhere the Tahitian Tide Cardstock layer to the Thick Basic White card base.
  • Die cut the frame from the Tahitian Tide Cardstock and adhere to the card.
  • Stamp the musical notes on the piece of Basic White Cardstock in Tahitian Tide ink, then adhere to the inside of the frame with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
  • Stamp the nest in Soft Suede ink on a scrap of Crumb Cake Cardstock, fussy-cut around image and adhere to the card with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
  • On a scrap of Basic White Cardstock, stamp the bird in Tahitian Tide ink, stamp the bird’s eyes in Soft Suede ink, then punch the bird out and adhere to the card with   Stampin’ Dimensionals
  • Punch the bird’s wing and chest from a scrap of Supple Shimmer Specialty Paper and adhere to the bird’s body.
  • Punch the bird’s beak from a small scrap of Mango Melody Cardstock and adhere to the bird.
  • Stamp the sentiment in Soft Suede ink on the strip of Basic White Cardstock, punch the right side with the Banner Pick a Punch and adhere to the card with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
  • Tie a bow using the Tahitian Tide Metallic Woven Ribbon and adhere to the card using a Mini Glue Dot.
  • Add three Rhinestone Basic Jewels (one large, two small) to the card front as shown.

Don’t you just LOVE this color combination? It’s a sure sign of spring. Such a cute card.

Thank you for joining me today. I hope today’s FREE TUTORIAL FRIDAY has inspired you too add a little sparkle to your projects ~

Have a wonderful day!!

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FREE TUTORIAL FRIDAY

Hello Stampin’ Friends ~

Today I’m going to share the cutest card with you… on my FREE TUTORIAL FRIDAY which features the Nothings Better Than stamp set. Grab your cup of coffee because I have mine right here … if that doesn’t wake you up, this color pallet will do the trick.

Measurements: 

  • Card Base: Polished Pink 4-1/4” x 11, scored at 5-1/2”
  • Cardstock #1: Basic Black 4” x 5-1/4”
  • Cardstock #2: Basic White 3-7/8” x 5-1/8”
  • DSP #1: Parakeet Party (plaid pattern) 3-3/4” x 2”
  • DSP #2: Parakeet Party (striped pattern) 3-3/4” x 2-7/8”
  • Scrap of Basic White Cardstock for stamping and die cut images

Instructions:

  • Fold the Polished Pink card base in half and burnish the fold.
  • Adhere the Parakeet Party DSP pieces to the Basic White Cardstock layer.
  • Adhere the Basic White Carstock layer to the Basic Black Cardstock, then adhere to the Polished Pink card base.
  • Using the Stylish Shapes Dies, cut out the largest square from Basic White Cardstock.
  • Stamp the sentiments on the die cut square in Momento ink as shown.
  • Stamp two coffee cup outline images on the die cut square in Momento ink. Stamp one filler image in Parakeet Party ink and one in Coastal Cabana ink.
  • Stamp the steam images in Momento ink and then stamp three of the tiny star images in Parakeet Party ink.
  • On a scrap of Basic White Cardstock, stamp the coffee cup outline image in Momento  ink, then stamp the filler image in Polished Pink ink. Die cut with the coordinating die from the Love You More Than Dies and adhere to the square with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
  • Stamp the sentiment in Momento ink on the Parakeet Party striped DSP, use the die cut square as a guide for placement.
  • Adhere the die cut square to the card with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
  • Tie a bow using the black baker’s twine and adhere to the card using a Mini Glue Dot.
  • Add three Rhinestone Basic Jewels (one large, one medium, one small) to the card front as shown.

Don’t you just LOVE this color combination? The Polished Pink combined with the Parakeet Party will set the mood and the Basic Black really makes it pop!! Such a fun card.

Thank you for joining me today. I hope today’s FREE TUTORIAL FRIDAY has inspired you too add a splash of color to your projects ~

Have a wonderful day!!

TODAY’S STAMPIN’ SUPPLY LIST … If you liked the products used in todays projects, I have links for you below. Just click on the item you would like more information on, or to begin your shopping. It will take you directly to my website. Thank you ❤