A Good Man – Pull Tab Card Technique

Hi Stampers. Today’s card is a pull tab card technique – it’s a bit of a fancy fold / fun fold card.  I used the A Good Man stamp set from the 2019-2020 Annual Catalog.  The video tutorial below gives full instructions and measurements to make this card.

Stampin' Up! A Good Man Pull Tab Father's Day Card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

The Blueberry Bushel base of the card is 11″ x 4-1/4″, scored at 5-1/2″.  I stamped the front of the card using the heart from the A Good Man stamp set and Blueberry Bushel ink.  The Stamparatus “hinge stamping” technique was used to keep the hearts all even and uniform in placement.

Stampin' Up! A Good Man Pull Tab Father's Day Card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

The slide part was cut and scored using the Paper Trimmer. I just love this image, it reminds me of my husband and son MANY, MANY years ago!  It’s colored using the fabulous Stampin’ Blends!

Stampin' Up! A Good Man Pull Tab Father's Day Card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

I used a 1/8″ circle punch to punch a hole at the top of the center panel and threaded the ribbon through it for something to pull on.  (This would also be a great use for a crop-a-dile.)

Stampin' Up! A Good Man Pull Tab Father's Day Card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

The Seaside Spray and Blueberry Bushel are beautiful together. I love the way they look layered on the front of the card. When adhering this front panel, be sure to only ad adhesive to the bottom, so that it opens properly. 🙂

Stampin' Up! A Good Man Pull Tab Father's Day Card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

Video Tutorial:

Please watch my YouTube video of my Facebook Live on how to make this card.

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Sponged Background Technique

Hi Stampers – today’s card is one I did for a Facebook Live video back in October using the Free Skate bundle.  This bundle recently retired, BUT this is a great example showing you how to do a sponged background.

Stampin' Up! Free Skate Detailed Skate Ice Skating handmade winter card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

This card started out with the Silver Foil Edged Cards & Envelopes and a layer of Shimmer White CS.

Stampin' Up! Free Skate Detailed Skate Ice Skating handmade winter card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

I sponged Seaside Spray, Blueberry Bushel and Night Of Navy inks onto the Shimmer White CS, using the Stamping Sponges.

Stampin' Up! Free Skate Detailed Skate Ice Skating handmade winter card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

After the sponging, I heat embossed the snowflakes onto this layer.  The card in this photo uses clear embossing powder with some Dazzling Diamonds added.  In the video I used Sparkle White Stampin’ Emboss.

Stampin' Up! Free Skate Detailed Skate Ice Skating handmade winter card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

To continue with my theme, I die cut the skate in Whisper White, Sparkle Glimmer and Silver Glimmer papers.  The shoelaces were diecut from another layer of Shimmer White that i had sponged the blues onto. A few basic rhinestones completes my look.  I hope you love it as much as I do

 

 

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This month’s PDF is all about the Heartfelt Bundle. This PDF includes all the instructions to create six adorable cards – I’ve even included a few simple fancy folds!.

All orders of $30 and above (before tax and shipping) placed in my online store using the Hostess Code YBRZUW9A, will be emailed the Customer Appreciation PDF tutorial within 48 hours.

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Double Slider Card Technique

Hi Stampers.  I know Christmas is over, but somehow I forgot to post this card.  It’s a double slider technique – this is a great fold that can be used for any occasion.  I figured it was worth posting so you can watch the video and learn how to make this card.

Stampin' Up! #Elfie Double Slider technique Christmas card fun fold card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

For this card, I used the stamp set #Elfie.  If you haven’t figured it out yet – it was my favorite set from the 2019 Stampin’ Up! Holiday Catalog. Its’ adorable and looks great colored with the Stampin’ Blends.

Stampin' Up! #Elfie Double Slider technique Christmas card fun fold card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

This card is a standard A2 size and fits into the Stampin’ Up! Medium Envelopes for mailing. I love the way it pops open to show two additional panels.

Stampin' Up! #Elfie Double Slider technique Christmas card fun fold card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

I made this card during my FB Live video on December 2nd.  You can see the video on my Facebook page or see it on my YouTube channel.  YouTube video posted below.

 

If you live in the United States and would like to shop with me you can follow any of the photo links below to get to my online store. When you place your order, don’t forget to use this months Mystery Hostess code – from the bar on the right – to earn this months Customer Appreciation PDF Tutorial (with a qualifying order)!

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Sip Sip Hooray Customer Appreciation PDF from Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations for December 2019

This month’s PDF is all about the Sip Sip Hooray Bundle. This PDF includes all the instructions to create six adorable cards – I’ve even included a few simple fancy folds!.

All orders of $30 and above (before tax and shipping) placed in my online store using the Hostess Code ZWEPTUSY, will be emailed the Customer Appreciation PDF tutorial within 48 hours.

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#Elfie Simple Slider Christmas Card

Merry Christmas, Stampers! I hope you are blessed to be able to spend this holiday surrounded by love, good health and friends and family to enjoy it with.

Today’s card is another interactive one for you. Dawn Griffith, a fellow demo, did a video on how to do a simple slider card a few years ago.  I believe her cards were birthday cards and I made several Christmas cards with this slider technique. Since it is Christmas, I am combining the three cards into one post.  You can view my Facebook Live video HERE.

Stampin' Up! #Elfie stamp set and Night Before Christmas DSP simple slider card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

My first card here is made using the #Elfie stamp set, Cherry Cobbler CS, Very Vanilla CS and Night Before Christmas DSP.

Stampin' Up! #Elfie stamp set and Night Before Christmas DSP simple slider card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

This is what the card looks like open – revealing the second sentiment.

Stampin' Up! #Elfie stamp set and Night Before Christmas DSP simple slider card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

A Gold Faceted Gem on the end of the slider makes it easier to grip and slide open.

Stampin' Up! #Elfie stamp set and Night Before Christmas DSP simple slider card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

Stampin' Up! #Elfie stamp set and Night Before Christmas DSP simple slider card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

The inside of the card has a layer of Very Vanilla CS with the elf by the pole stamped in the corner. I colored the elf with the Stampin’ Blends and then used the light Seaside Spray Stampin’ Blend to outline the image, giving it a sort of shadow effect.

Stampin' Up! #Elfie stamp set and Night Before Christmas DSP simple slider card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

For my Facebook Live video – I made this second card, showing how I made the first one.  It’s almost the same, I just switched up the DSP  and the elf I used.

Stampin' Up! #Elfie stamp set and Night Before Christmas DSP simple slider card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

I also used the other sentiment from the #Elfie stamp set for the hidden message.

Stampin' Up! #Elfie stamp set and Night Before Christmas DSP simple slider card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

I used a 1″ glimmer paper circle on the pull tab.  The texture of the glimmer paper makes the tab easy to grab and pull out.

Stampin' Up! #Elfie stamp set and Night Before Christmas DSP simple slider card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

Stampin' Up! #Elfie stamp set and Night Before Christmas DSP simple slider card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

Like the first card, the inside of the card has a layer of Very Vanilla CS with the elf by the pole stamped in the corner. I colored the elf with the Stampin’ Blends and then used the light Seaside Spray Stampin’ Blend to outline the image, giving it a sort of shadow effect.

Stampin' Up! Holly Jolly Santa simple slider card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

For this third card, I reversed the DSP and the neutral layer.  I know it’s hard to see, but behind that Whisper White layer is a layer of the Wrapped in Plaid DSP.

Stampin' Up! Holly Jolly Santa simple slider card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

Because the second layer was a pattern, instead of neutral, I had to add a small strip of neutral to stamp the sentiment onto.

Stampin' Up! Holly Jolly Santa simple slider card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

The Santa is colored using the Stampin’ Blends.

Stampin' Up! Holly Jolly Santa simple slider card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

The 1″ circle on the pull tab is Sparkler Glimmer paper.

Stampin' Up! Holly Jolly Santa simple slider card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

This card had the fold on the top and has a sentiment stamped in Cherry Cobbler and the present stamped in Memento Black, so it can be colored with the Stampin’ Blends.

What kind of card would you make using this technique?

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This month’s PDF is all about the Sip Sip Hooray Bundle. This PDF includes all the instructions to create six adorable cards – I’ve even included a few simple fancy folds!.

All orders of $30 and above (before tax and shipping) placed in my online store using the Hostess Code ZWEPTUSY, will be emailed the Customer Appreciation PDF tutorial within 48 hours.

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2020 Jan-Jun Mini Catalog Paper Share by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

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2020 Jan-Jun Mini Catalog Ribbon Share by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

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Ride With Me – Magnetic Slider Card

Hi Stampers. Do you like cards that are just a little different?  I sure do!  I’ve seen a few cards made with mini magnets and couldn’t  wait to give it a try!  The idea is the magnet makes something slide across the card and you can even take it off.  The Ride With Me truck seemed like the perfect fit!  This card really makes more sense when you see it, so I did a Facebook Live video (see that video HERE).

Stampin' Up! Winter Woods Ride With Me interactive magnetic slider Christmas card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

I started with a Shaded Spruce card base and stamped the trees from Winter Woods onto a Whisper White layer in Shaded Spruce ink.  I then stamped the truck onto Cherry Cobbler CS and cut it out. The window was cut out using an xacto knife and then backed with a tiny piece of Window Sheet.  The bumper and rims were colored in with a silver gel pen and the tires with a Light Basic Black Stampin’ Blend. I used the Adhesive Strips to create a rectangle section behind the Whisper White layer where I want the truck to slide back and forth. (see the video for more information). The second magnet was adhered to the back of the truck. (You can order the mini magnets HERE).

Stampin' Up! Winter Woods Ride With Me interactive magnetic slider Christmas card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

A little puff paint added to the Whisper White layer over the trees gives the look of snow. The sentiment was stamped on a strip of Whisper White CS and attached to the back of the truck.  You can pull on this flag to make the truck move back and forth.

Stampin' Up! Winter Woods Ride With Me interactive magnetic slider Christmas card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

I used another layer of Whisper White for the interior of the card.  I inked the tree once and stamped it twice.  That’s how I got the two shades of green. 🙂  The FB Live video should be on my YouTube channel later this week.  Be sure to subscribe to my YouTube channel and turn on notifications by clicking on the small bell next to the “subscribe” button.

If you live in the United States and would like to shop with me you can follow any of the photo links below to get to my online store. When you place your order, don’t forget to use this months Mystery Hostess code – from the bar on the right – to earn this months Customer Appreciation PDF Tutorial (with a qualifying order)!

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Place a $30 (or more before tax and shipping) order at www.QueenBCreations.net and receive a detailed PDF tutorial on how to make these cards using the Stampin' Up! Ride With Me bundle

This month’s PDF is all about the Ride with Me Bundle. This PDF includes all the instructions to create six adorable cards – I’ve even included a few simple fancy folds!.

All orders of $30 and above (before tax and shipping) placed in my online store using the Hostess Code RDSKZUR3, will be emailed the Customer Appreciation PDF tutorial within 48 hours.

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Christmas Time is Here

Hi Stampers. If you follow me on my Facebook page, you know I do a FB Live class every Monday at 2:30pm MT.  On November 4th, I showed various ways to color the Christmas Time Is Here Medley.  These are the cards I made.

Stampin' Up! Christmas Time is Here Medley handmade cards made by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

The flower on this card was stamped in Versamark ink and heat embossed with White Stampin’ Emboss.The flower was then colored using the Aqua Painter and ink refills.

Stampin' Up! Christmas Time is Here Medley handmade cards made by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

The flower for this card was stamped in Versamark ink and heat embossed with Gold Stampin’ Emboss.The flower was then colored using the Aqua Painter and ink refills.

Stampin' Up! Christmas Time is Here Medley handmade cards made by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

For this card I used the Stamparatus and stamped the outline image and then added the color with the various photopolymer stamps that color the image.  This was the perfect set to use with the Stamparatus!  With the dual plates, there was enough space for each color to have a side of one of the plates. Also, once it was set up, doing multiples was quick and easy!

Stampin' Up! Christmas Time is Here Medley handmade cards made by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

For this card, I used the stamped that were mounted on my stamparatus (from doing the previous card) and just stamped the colored pieces without the outline.  Because I had not moved the stamps, they aligned perfectly even though I didn’t use the outline stamp.

Stampin' Up! Christmas Time is Here Medley handmade cards made by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

The flower on this card was stamped and colored using all stamps on the Stamparatus and then blended a bit using the Aqua Painter after it was stamped.  This was a simple step that gave it a different look.

Stampin' Up! Christmas Time is Here Medley handmade cards made by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

The flower on this card was stamped in Memento Black ink onto Shimmery White CS and then colored using the Stampin’ Blends.

Stampin' Up! Christmas Time is Here Medley handmade cards made by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

For this card I used Memento ink to stamp onto Watercolor paper and colored using Ink Refills and the Aqua painter.

I just love how you can use the same stamps and color it various ways giving it many different looks.  How would you color these roses?

If you live in the United States and would like to shop with me you can follow any of the photo links below to get to my online store. When you place your order, don’t forget to use this months Mystery Hostess code – from the bar on the right – to earn this months Customer Appreciation PDF Tutorial (with a qualifying order)!

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These are the supplies I used:

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Price: $30.00

This month’s PDF is all about the Sip Sip Hooray Bundle. This PDF includes all the instructions to create six adorable cards – I’ve even included a few simple fancy folds!.

All orders of $30 and above (before tax and shipping) placed in my online store using the Hostess Code ZWEPTUSY, will be emailed the Customer Appreciation PDF tutorial within 48 hours.

PLEASE NOTE, if your order is over $150 before tax and shipping DO NOT enter the Hostess Code and you will receive all the Stampin’ rewards you earned on your order AND the Customer Appreciation PDF tutorial.

If you enjoyed this post, please be sure to . . .

  • Join me on Monday’s at 2:30 PM (MT) on my Facebook page for Facebook LIVE.
  • Receive a FREE PDF tutorial when you subscribe to my monthly newsletter (exclusive offers) & daily blog updates here.
  • Earn up to a $45 shopping spree with my Royalty Rewards Program.
  • Check out the clearance rack and save up to 70%.
  • Save 10% on coordinating product bundles!
  • The $99 Starter Kit is the best deal of ALL! Discounts & benefits here.
  • Visit my gallery for paper crafting ideas.
  • Place a $30 (or more) order and receive my FREE Customer Appreciation PDF Tutorial.
  • Join my Online Classes to create some fabulous projects using Stampin’ Up! products with great layouts, fun folds & techniques you won’t want to miss
  • Follow me on Pinterest.
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