Wednesday, May 27, 2015

A Dog Gone for this Birthday Card


Puppies are popping up around the Stampendous weekly theme and the design team is happy that this week is finally here! If you recall a few weeks ago we shared projects with the Kitties Stamp Set and we heard that you all wanted to see the puppies! Well, now it time!


I had too much fun pulling out supplies here and there for this card, but just you know it's possible I might have been carried away in the process! LOL

Even if I did, you can see that down to basics of this card there is a dog stamp, a pop up card die and a sentiment. Everything else is a choice to add it in or leave it out!

I'm hopping with two other teammies today. Please stop by and say hi, give them some comment love and then hop on over to the other event happening on the Stampendous blog with Linnie Blooms!

Now for the details on today's card.

Supplies:

Stampendous:
CRS5076 Cling Pop Up Puppies Set
CRS5077 Cling Pop Up Forest Set
DCS5076 Pop Up Puppies Die Set
DCP1001 Pop Up Die Set
SSC1223 Dog Sayings Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
CP811 Creative Palette
EP113 Ruby Red Embossing Powder
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle
MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
VM001 Versamark™ Watermark Ink by Tsukineko®

Plus:
Cardstock by Core’dinations®
Sketch™ Alcohol Makers by Copic® (E0000, E81, R01, R02, R39, R56, E 23, E37, E44, E59, C00, C2, C4, C5, C7, C9, BV23)
Acrylic Paint by DecoArt® in blues, greens, tans and browns
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives
Scissors or Paper Trimmer

Instructions:

  1. Fold a 4 1/4 x 11 cardstock in half for finished size of 4 1/4 x 5 1/2 inches.
  2. Create a blue and green monoprint and let dry. Use the instructions with the Pop Up Die Set to create the inside of the card. Glue in place.
  3. Stamp and color leaves from Cling Pop Up Forest and puppy from Cling Pop Up Puppies stamp set in Memento black ink and color.
  4. Use coordinating dies to cut out pieces.
  5. Create a brown and tan monoprint and let dry, then cut into dog eared panels for a fence. Glue together with two horizontal strips of monoprint paper and glue to large tab at the card fold.
  6. Glue leaves and puppy onto fence. Adhere additional leaves to fill in other pop up tabs and top edge of card.
  7. Stamp sentiment from Dog Sayings with watermark ink and heat emboss with Ruby Red embossing powder.
  8. Finish outside of card using project, Pop Up Puppies Bow Wow by Janelle Stollfus.

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7 comments:

  1. I love the doggie tongue on this pup! So cute! I also love the background that you created with the leaves from the tree. They do make great bushes.

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  2. Yap! This is an adorable card!! Nobody can say that this is ruff on the eyes because they would be barking up the wrong tree! LOVELOVELOVE it! TFS!

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  3. Crossing my fingers I can learn to do this with colored pencils-all the cards this week have me smiling. Bookmarked so I can come back again.

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  4. What a fabulous card Janelle! Your colouring is amazing :-)

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  5. Love the card. Your coloring is fantastic.

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  6. Darling puppy. The pop up fits his lively personality to a tee. Perfect match. Can you send this card tome so I will have it handy next time I miss a birthday?

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