It was my nephew's birthday this week. Do you find 8 year old boys are hard to make cards for? Well I think this set Up, Up & Away is perfect!
As you can see I teamed it up with the Everyday Enchantment Designer Series Papers which are still available - but only until the end of the month (or while stocks last). Can you also spy the gorgeous Organdy Ribbon and Everyday Enchantment Brad - these are from the Exclusive Free Pack you receive when you purchase £45 or more of Stampin' Up! products - aren't they gorgeous?The balloon images were stamped onto Confetti Cream card using Lucky Limeade, Pool Party & Calypso Coral ink, the basket was added in Soft Suede ink using the Stamp-a-ma-jig to make sure it was in the right place. I love the flying birds image so added a few of those in Basic Gray ink. This panel was then matted onto Lucky Limeade card. The base card is also Lucky Limeade with a mat of Confetti Cream and the Everyday Enchantment DSP. I hid the join between the papers with a length of 1/4" Grosgrain Ribbon in Very Vanilla. The sentiment from Up, Up & Away was stamped on Confetti Cream using Soft Suede ink, punched using the 1 1/4" Circle Punch and layered onto a Calypso Coral Scallop Oval Punch. I wound the Organdy Ribbons round my fingers before securing onto the card with a Calypso Coral Brad.
|Up, Up & Away Stamp Set by Stampin' Up!|
Hopefully he liked the card - we are all going to the football tomorrow so fingers crossed it will stop raining for that!
Here is a list of the Stampin' Up! Products used to make this card:
Stamp Sets: Up, Up & Away
Inks: Pool Party, Calypso Coral, Lucky Limeade, Soft Suede, Basic Gray
Cardstock: Confetti Cream, Calypso Coral, Lucky Limeade
Punches: 1 1/4" Circle, Scallop Oval
Other: Very Vanilla 1/4" Grosgrain Ribbon, Free Brad & Organdy Ribbon set, Stamp-a-ma-jig