Saturday, August 7, 2021

Stampin' Up! Joyful Life - Sketch Saturday


Hi.  Today's card uses Stampin' Up!'s sweet and fun new stamp set, Joyful Life.  I have been wanting to use this set since it arrived a few days ago!  Don't you think this sketch from Sketch Saturday is perfect!?

Calypso Coral Card Base ~ 8-1/2" x 5-1/2", score at 4-1/4"
Mint Macaron Cardstock ~ 4" x 5-1/4"
Night of Navy Cardstock ~ (at least) 3-1/4" x 4-1/2" 
Basic White Cardstock ~ (at least) 3-1/4" x 4-1/2" and 4" x 5-1/4" (inside)

  • Use the Dark Night of Navy Stampin' Blend to color Crinkled Seam Binding Ribbon.  You need enough to tie a bow (I used approx. 9") and approx. 4-1/2" (*3) to wrap around the Mint Macaron CS.
  • Stamp the image using Tuxedo Black Memento Ink on your Basic White Cardstock.  
  • Color in the image.  I used Stampin' Blends ~ Calypso Coral, Mint Macaron, Smoky Slate, Crumb Cake and Night of Navy
  • Use the Paper Trimmer to cut around the stamped image, then give it a Night of Navy mat.   Here's a video showing you how
  • Stamp the sentiment on the Mint Macaron CS using Tuxedo Black Memento Ink (I used Night of Navy)
  • Assemble the pieces as shown.  Use Glue Dots to attach the ribbon to the cardstock.  Stampin' Dimensionals to attach the 

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  1. Judith, I love your DT card for this week!! Colors, image...everything. It's just sharp. (Dena J from Team A)