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This card doesn't use traditional holiday colors but I love how it turned out! I created this card to show a different technique for a recent card class.


I started with a card base of Melon Mambo and added another layer of Melon Mambo that was run through the Stampin' Cut and Emboss Machine using the Whimsical Woodland embossing folder. I took a white ink pad and wiped it across the embossed piece creating this fun pattern for some nice interest on the front of the card.


I cut the circle for the trees and the sentiment piece using the Stylish Shapes dies. The trees are stamped with Garden Green and Mint Macaron ink. I stamped the sentiment from the Trees for Sale stamp set using Versamark ink and then embossed it using white embossing powder.

To finish off this card, I added another of the trees on the inside.


Measurements and Supplies:

8 1/2 x 5 1/2 Melon Mambo Base

5 1/4 x 4 Melon Mambo Layer (embossed)

5 1/4 x 4 Basic White layer for inside

Scraps of Basic White and Mint Macaron for die cutting



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I featured this pretty card in a recent card class to demonstrate the baby wipe technique. This technique has been around for a while but it's a great way to get a different look on your cards using one stamp and several ink colors at the same time.

I started with a Cherry Cobbler base and then added a layer of Sahara Sand cardstock that had been embossed with the new Leaf Fall 3D embossing folder. I die cut a piece of Basic White cardstock using the Scalloped Contour dies.


To achieve the colors on the leaves, I took a regular baby wipe and put drops of Cherry Cobbler, Pumpkin Pie and Daffodil Delight ink refills on the baby wipe. I placed the stamp onto the inked baby wipe and stamped to get this pretty effect. I stamped the sentiment in the same way. I finished off the front of the card with a simple bow using the Bakers Twine Essential Pack.


Here are the measurements and supplies to create this card.

8 1/2 x 5 1/2 Cherry Cobbler Base

5 1/4 x 4 Sahara Sand Layer (embossed with Leaf Fall folder)

Basic White for die cutting

5 1/4 x 4 Basic White for the inside of the card



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I created this card using the Eden's Garden stamp set, found on page 59 of the Annual Catalog, I used one of my favorite Emboss Resist techniques to get this warm and pretty effect on the card.


I stamped the images in Versamark ink and heat embossed them with white embossing powder. Then I used blending brushes with Orchid Oasis and Old Olive ink to color the images on the card front. When I was finished, I used a dry paper towel to wipe the ink off the embossed part of the card to bring out the beautiful white color for contrast.


I used another one of the sentiments from the stamp set and Orchid Oasis ink to stamp the inside of the card.


Check out my YouTube video below for step by step instructions on how I made this card. If you visit my channel, I would appreciate it if you would subscribe to my channel and if you click the bell icon, you will be notified each time I post a new video.




Thanks for stopping by and I hope you enjoyed this card!


Measurements and supplies:

8 1/2 x 5 1/2 Orchid Oasis base, scored at 4 1/4

5 1/4 x 4 Old Olive layer

5 x 3 3/4 Basic White Layer

5 1/4 x 4 Basic White for inside the card



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