Stampin’ Up! Art Gallery Spring Card for Amy’s Inkin’ Krew Blog Hop

Welcome to Amy’s Inkin’ Krew Blog Hop for March! Today we are sharing “Celebrate Spring” projects. You will find links at the bottom of my post to hop you along the way to the projects. Be sure to check out all of our talented team members projects to see how they interpreted the theme and what they have made for you!

I used the Art Gallery Photopolymer Stamp Set from the 2021 January to June Mini Catalog (with a few other select stamps and dies) to make a Thinking of You Card with bright Spring colors and flowers that would brighten anyone’s day! There are links to the products used at the end of the blog. I hope you enjoy the card!

The Paper Cuts

  • Basic White Thick Cardstock: 4 1/4″ x 11″ scored at 5 1/2″ (card base), largest Stitched Rectangle Dies die cut, and the middle Stitched Shapes Dies circle die cut.
  • Garden Green Cardstock: 4″ x 5 1/4″

The Creating

  • I began by tracing the outline of the Stitched Shapes Dies medium circle onto the center of the Stitched Rectangles Dies die cut lightly with a pencil. This provided me with a stamping guide to know what would and what wouldn’t show from beneath the actual mounted die cut.
  • I then used Magenta Madness Ink to ink the top three flowers on the largest floral stamp in the Art Gallery Photopolymer Stamp Set. I stamped it once at the top and once at the bottom of the circle.
  • Using Gorgeous Grape Ink, I stamped the double floral image from the Art Gallery Photopolymer Stamp Set once on the left and once on the right of the circle.
  • With Bumblebee Ink, I added four of the small floral image from the Art Gallery Photopolymer Stamp Set in between the purple and pink images.
  • I then stamped the tiny flower from Blossoms in Bloom Photopolymer Stamp Set (2020-22 Annual Catalog) with Seaside Spray Ink.
  • Finally I added the double leaf image from Beautiful Friendship Photopolymer Stamp Set (2020-22 Annual Catalog) in Garden Green Ink.
  • With Garden Green Ink, I stamped the “Thinking of You” sentiment from the Blossoms in Bloom Photopolymer Stamp Set centered inside the Stitched Shapes Dies circle die cut. I also stamped the greeting from the Happy Thoughts Cling Stamp Set on the inside of the card base.
  • I repeated the flowers on the inside of the card and on the envelope flap. Don’t you love a matching set?
  • To assemble the card front I used Multipurpose Liquid Glue to adhere the stamped Stitched Rectangle to the Garden Green panel and then both to the card base. I erased the pencil marks and then popped the Stitched Shapes die cut on with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
  • To embellish, I added three Magenta Madness 2020-2022 In Color Enamel Dots.

Alright, on with the hop!  Click on the Next Blog button to move forward to Connie Troyer’s project or click the Previous Blog button to move back to see the project that Sue Prather created.

If you get lost along the way, the participants and links are listed below:

  1. Jaimie Babarczy
  2. Karen Ksenzakovic
  3. Mary Deatherage
  4. Sue Prather
  5. Donna Leonard =>You are here.
  6. Connie Troyer
  7. Jillian Good
  8. Tara Carpenter
  9. Leslie Larkin
  10. Terry Lynn Bright
  11. Akiko Sudano
  12. Karen Finkle
  13. Amy Koenders
  14. Krista Yagci

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Product List

Butterfly Brilliance Collection – Early Release

Bring in the beauty of nature with the artistic designs of the Butterfly Brilliance Bundle and coordinating designer series paper, along with textured specialty paper that will put a pop of brilliance on every project. The Butterfly Brilliance Collection is an early release from the upcoming 2022 Annual Catalog and will be available from March 2 through May 3, 2021.

  • See more details HERE.
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Limited Time – Hey Chick and Hey Birthday Chick Bundles

Stampin’ Up! has released two new coordinating bundles available now through June 30, 2021. Click HERE to see the details and card samples.


January – June 2021 Mini Catalog

You will find many wonderful, beautiful, creative and fun ideas and products inside. You can check it out digitally HERE. If you do not already have a Demonstrator that you personally work with, drop me a request with your address at stampdabbles@gmail.com and I will be glad to mail you one along with a handmade card and a printed Wish List.


2020-21 Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalog

You can check it out digitally HERE

Ordering

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36 thoughts on “Stampin’ Up! Art Gallery Spring Card for Amy’s Inkin’ Krew Blog Hop

  1. Stamps-N-Lingers March 10, 2021 / 9:15 pm

    Wow wow wow!!! This is just stunning – and I love the coordination on the inside and the envelope!! Thanks for the detailed instructions! 🙂

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  2. sostamperleslie March 10, 2021 / 8:22 am

    So pretty, Donna! I especially like your color choice on a white background. Such a great idea, using the flowers around a circle.

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  3. Karen A. March 9, 2021 / 10:03 am

    I really like all the colors and floral stamps you used on the card and envelope. The inside caught my eye…love the entire coordination with the front and inside. A tecnique I will try soon.

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  4. floridaperson March 9, 2021 / 9:47 am

    Gorgeous colors and design.

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  5. Susan K March 9, 2021 / 8:59 am

    So beautiful, Donna! I love your bright, cheerful, happy flowers. Definitely makes me hope spring comes soon! (Great explanation and photos. Thanks!)

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  6. Julie Johnston March 9, 2021 / 8:47 am

    Beautiful design, Donna! And a great mix of stamp sets. Your card is so bright and cheerful, and I really like the way you repeated the flowers on the envelope. Thanks for sharing. Might just have to CASE this one.

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  7. Wendie Waldman March 9, 2021 / 8:15 am

    Absolutely stunning!

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  8. Karen I March 9, 2021 / 7:56 am

    Love your card! The bright colors are all about spring!

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  9. Karen Ksenzakovic March 9, 2021 / 7:34 am

    This is beautiful Donna 🙂 Love the bright cheery colors and your design is gorgeous!!

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  10. Juleen H March 9, 2021 / 7:33 am

    Very pretty! Great color combo for spring!

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  11. Deborah Miller March 9, 2021 / 7:27 am

    Donna. What a beautiful card and envelope!!

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