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Harvest Hellos Apple Thanks

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Hi Stampers.  Welcome back for another blog hop with the Global Stamping Friends.  We were asked to create projects using our fabulous bundles.  I chose to use the Apple Builder from the 2019 Holiday Catalog.This punch is part of the Harvest Hellos bundle.  It’s a great set for back to school and also for Halloween.  The apple builder punch can be an apple or a pumpkin.

Stampin' Up! Harvest Hellos bundle Well Written dies Teacher thank you card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

Today’s card is made using the Stampin’ Up! Apple Builder Punch. Doesn’t this adorable card make you think “summer picnic”.  I started with the idea of making a back to school thank you card for a teacher, but it could be used for any number of occasions.

Stampin’ Tip: When using a 6″ x 6″ piece of Designer Series Paper for a card front, I often cut it to 4″ x 5-1/4″.  This leaves me with a 2″ x 6″ piece of DSP.  These 2″ strips are perfect for this layout – it can easily be used as shown in this card layout.

Stampin' Up! Harvest Hellos bundle Well Written dies Teacher thank you card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

The Well Written dies are a great collection of words commonly used on cards. I find that I reach for them often. Speaking of used often – Do you have the Stitched Shapes Dies?!?  I never even put those away!  I use them so often that they just sit next to my die cutting machine.

Do you have the fine-tip glue pen yet?  It works wonderfully for applying very small amounts of glue to delicate dies, such as this word “thanks”.

Stampin' Up! Harvest Hellos bundle Well Written dies Teacher thank you card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

You could use the Apple Builder Punch with colored papers (with or without stamping) or stamp on Whisper White CS (and them color with the blends).  I chose to just punch them out without even stamping.  Using Real Red ink, I sponged the edges of the apple. A score line down the middle of the leaf and few Glitter Enamel Dots and it was ready to go!

These are the Measurements:

  • Thick Whisper White CS – 8-1/2″ x 5-1/2″, scored at 4-1/4″
  • Poppy Parade DSP – 2″ x 5-1/2″
  • Whisper White CS – approx. 3-1/4″ x 3-1/4″ (for the circle
  • Real Red CS – approx. 3″ x 3″ (for apple)
  • Early Espresso CS – scrap (for stem)
  • Granny Apply Green CS – approx. 1″ x 3″ (for the word thanks and the leaf)

Check out this FAcebook Live of the making of this card:

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 – for your chance to be this months hostess and earn FREE hostess rewards!

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Blog Hop List:

  1. Amanda Farlinger
  2. Lisa Ann Bernard  <—- you are here
  3. Libby Dyson
  4. Jenn Curtis Charles
  5. Anastasia Radloff
  6. Rachel Macleod
  7. Tricia Butts
  8. Lisa Henderson
  9. Jan Musselman
  10. Angélique Stempelkeuken
  11. Kimberley Anne Morris
  12. Barbara Welch

These are the supplies I used:

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

This month’s Customer Appreciation PDF is all about the Harvest Hellos 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 QC424PBZ, 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.

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Good Morning Magnolia Thanks

Hi Stampers. Happy Monday!  I have another Thank You card for you.  This card is made using the Good Morning Magnolia bundle and the Bricks & Mortar embossing folder.

Stampin' Up! Good Morning Magnolia handmade Thank You card DIY by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

I started with a Petal Pink card base, 8-1/2″ x 5-1/2″, scored at 4-1/4″.  Next I dry embossed a 5-1/4″ x 4″ layer of Gray Granite CS using the Bricks & Mortar embossing folder.  I attached this to the card front using tear and tape adhesive. (I wanted something stronger than snail, due to the uneven surface.)

Stampin' Up! Good Morning Magnolia handmade Thank You card DIY by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

For the sentiment, I stamped the word “Thanks” in Mossy Meadow ink onto a 5-1/4″ x 1-1/4″ piece of Very Vanilla CS.  I mounted that on top of a 5-1/4″ x 1-1/2″ piece of Mossy Meadow CS.  After attaching these two strips, i adhered them to the front of my card base.

Stampin' Up! Good Morning Magnolia handmade Thank You card DIY by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

I stamped the large magnolia in Mossy Meadow ink onto Mossy Meadow CS and die cut it with the coordinating die.  Next, I stamped the same flower onto Very Vanilla CS using Gray Granite ink and fussy cut the flower out.  I colored the flower using the Petal Pink stampin’ blends.  The Very Vanilla flower was adhered to the Mossy Meadow flower using stampin’ dimensionals.  Then they were attached to the card front using snail adhesive.

Stampin' Up! Good Morning Magnolia handmade Thank You card DIY by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

For the inside of the card, I stamped the sentiment and the scrolls onto a 5-1/4″ x 4″ piece of Very Vanilla CS in Mossy Meadow ink.  This was adhered to the inside of the card using snail adhesive. Now, it’s ready to send to someone special!

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 – for your chance to be this months hostess and earn FREE hostess rewards!

If you need help with how to use the host code you can find the answer here. If you would like to join me for some classes, clubs or events make sure to visit the events page or sign up for my newsletter so you will never miss out again.

Thank you for visiting please take the time to say hello and leave a comment.

These are the supplies I used:

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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 an order and join my Queen B Creations VIP club for many more FREE PDF Project and Tips.
  • 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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Healing Hugs Thank You Card

Hi Stampers.  Happy Monday!  I love Monday’s because they remind me that I get to work from home doing something I love to do!  Therefore, Monday’s make me thankful, which is why today’s card says “Thanks”.  I shared a Get Well Card similar to this one last month.  You can check that out HERE.

Stampin' Up! Healing Hugs Thank You Card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

This card has a Calypso Coral card base, 8-1/2″ x 5-1/2″, scored at 4-1/4″. I dry embossed a 5-1/4″ x 4″ layer of Very Vanilla CS using the Brick & Mortar 3D Embossing Folder.  I love the look of this folder!  It makes a great background for so many different cards!  That layer was then attached to my card base using snail adhesive.

Stampin' Up! Healing Hugs Thank You Card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

Next, I cut a 5-1/4″ x 1-3/4″ strip of Mossy Meadow CS and a 5-1/4″ x 1-1/2″ strip of Very Vanilla CS.  I stamped the word “Thanks” onto the right side of the Very Vanilla Strip using Mossy Meadow ink.  This particular word is from the Good Morning Magnolia stamp set, but could be any number of our stamps. The strips were then adhered together and to the card front using snail adhesive.

Stampin' Up! Healing Hugs Thank You Card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

The focal point for this card is the BEAUTIFUL rose from the Healing Hugs stamp set. The rose is stamped onto Very Vanilla CS in Calypso Coral ink and the leaves were stamped in Mossy Meadow ink, also onto Very Vanilla CS. It’s so pretty!

Stampin’ Tip: A key to DistINKtive stamping is to have the proper amount of ink on your ink pad.  If the ink pad is too juicy, you will not get the true detail of the stamp.  If this happens to you, I urge you to rub your ink pad with the back of a spoon to push the ink down into the pad, making it less juicy.

This gorgeous stamp set is a patented design by Stampin’ Up! called DistINKtive stamping.  It’s a photo realistic look that is just fabulous!  You get lots of shading with a single stamp. Unfortunately, this set does not come with matching dies, but can be cut out using paper snips or a Brother Scan & Cut Machine.  After cutting out the rose and leaves, I attached them to the card front using Stampin’ Dimensionals.

Stampin' Up! Healing Hugs Thank You Card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

The inside of the card has a 5-1/4″ x 4″ layer of Very Vanilla CS.  I stamped the rose in Calypso Coral ink in the lower right corner before attaching it to the card, so it didn’t take up too much room.

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 – for your chance to be this months hostess and earn FREE hostess rewards!

If you need help with how to use the host code you can find the answer here. If you would like to join me for some classes, clubs or events make sure to visit the events page or sign up for my newsletter so you will never miss out again.

Thank you for visiting please take the time to say hello and leave a comment.

These are the supplies I used:

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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 an order and join my Queen B Creations VIP club for many more FREE PDF Project and Tips.
  • 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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Double Point Fold Thank You

Hi Stampers. Happy Monday! I hope you enjoy Monday’s.  It took me a while but I finally found a job that makes me LOVE Monday’s! I have all of you to thank for that, so “thanks”. This double point fold Thank You card is for you!  This is so far my favorite card using the Good Morning Magnolia bundle.

Stampin' Up! Good Morning Magnolia bundle double point fancy fold handmade thank you card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

This card started with a 5-1/2″ x 4-1/4″ piece of Mossy Meadow CS and two pieces of the Magnolia Lane DSP that are 4″ x 3″ each.  Those DSP pieces were folded according to this diagram.

Stampin' Up! Free As A Bird bundle Bird Ballad DSP double point fold handmade card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

I measured across two inches to find the middle of the 4″ side and two inches down each side to create the triangle.  The left over one inch flap is adhered to the back side of a 4″ x 5-1/4″ piece of Whisper White CS before adhering to the Mossy Meadow base.

Stampin' Up! Good Morning Magnolia bundle double point fancy fold handmade thank you card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

The Stitched Nested Label Dies were used to die cut the labels on the front.  I used Mossy Meadow, Petal Pink and Whisper White CS.  The word “thanks” from the Good Morning Magnolia stamp set was stamped in Mossy Meadow ink. The three layers of the labels were adhered together and then adhered to the left side triangle of DSP using snail adhesive.

Stampin' Up! Good Morning Magnolia bundle double point fancy fold handmade thank you card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

The flower on the front of the card was die cut from Whisper White CS.  I used each of the 3 dies twice. I sponged the edges of the petals with Sahara Sand ink and the middles with Petal Pink ink. Then the 3 layers are adhered together using mini glue dots.

Stampin' Up! Good Morning Magnolia bundle double point fancy fold handmade thank you card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

For the flower center I used the larger die twice with Daffodil Delight CS and sponged the edges with Daffodil Delight ink. I used the smaller die twice with Early Espresso CS and sponged the edges with Early Espresso ink.  The leaves were die cut from Mossy Meadow CS and adhered to the bottom of the flower.  A gold faceted gem finished off the flower. I am thrilled with how it came out!!  Doing each layer of petals twice and adding the sponging just made a world of difference!  Thank you to Linda Dalke, a demo in Australia for the idea.

Stampin' Up! Good Morning Magnolia bundle double point fancy fold handmade thank you card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

 

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 – for your chance to be this months hostess and earn FREE hostess rewards!

If you need help with how to use the host code you can find the answer here. If you would like to join me for some classes, clubs or events make sure to visit the events page or sign up for my newsletter so you will never miss out again.

Thank you for visiting please take the time to say hello and leave a comment.

These are the supplies I used:

click on the picture to be taken to my store to purchase

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 an order and join my Queen B Creations VIP club for many more FREE PDF Project and Tips.
  • 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.
  • Subscribe to my YouTube paper crafting video tutorials.

 

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Thankful Dashing Deer

Hi Stampers. Today I’m making a Christmas Thank You card using the Stampin’ Up! Dashing Deer stamp set and the corner fold technique.  Thank you notes seem to have fallen to the wayside and I think they need to come back.  Lets make people feel special by sending them a handmade thank you card.

Stampin' Up! Dashing Deer Many Merry Thanks corner fold handmade card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

The Cherry Cobbler card base is 11″ x 4 1/4″, scored at 5 1/2″.  I then made the corner cuts at 3 1/4″ and folded it over.

Stampin' Up! Dashing Deer Many Merry Thanks corner fold handmade card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

On the front of the card I used a 4 1/8″ x 5 5/8″ piece of Mossy Meadow card stock covered by a 4″ x 5 1/4″ piece of Festive Farmhouse designer series paper. In the 3 1/2″ square I added a 3 1/2″ square of Mossy Meadow CS followed by a 3″ x 3″ layer of Very Vanilla CS.

Stampin' Up! Dashing Deer Many Merry Thanks corner fold handmade card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

I wrapped some Mossy Meadow ribbon around the card on the left inside and used glue dots to attach it on the inside of the card.  Then I made the bow and attached that on the front with glue dots.

Stampin' Up! Dashing Deer Many Merry Thanks corner fold handmade card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

I finished it off by adding 3 of the smallest Gold Faceted Gems. (Note: a design tip is to add these sorts of things in odd numbers.)

Stampin' Up! Dashing Deer Many Merry Thanks corner fold handmade card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

On the inside of the card is a 5 3/8″ x 4 1/8″ layer of Mossy Meadow followed by a 5 1/4″ x 4″ layer of Very Vanilla CS.  I stamped the sentiment and smaller deer (from the Stampin’ Up! Dashing Deer stamp set) in Mossy Meadow ink.

Stampin' Up! Dashing Deer Many Merry Thanks corner fold handmade card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

Here is how the square and ribbon look from the inside. I hope this card inspires you to send out a few thank you notes of your own this year!

If you would like to give this card a try, I have listed all the supplies needed below with links to my online store. Please click on a picture to purchase.

Stampin' Up! 2018 Year end Closeouts!

While you are shopping, don’t forget to check out the year end closeouts!  Many items from the holiday catalog are retiring soon and are only available while supplies last. There are also quite a few discounts over there.  Go check it out!

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Year-End Closeouts & Star of Light Thank You

Stampin' Up! 2018 Year end Closeouts!

Hi Stampers. Today Stampin’ Up! is announcing the Year-end Closeouts!  Today we will know what is retiring from the 2018 Holiday Catalog. Many items will be discounted and all are “While Supplies Last”.  I suggest you go take a look now to be sure that you get the items you want.

Stampin' Up! Star of Light stamp set & Starlight Thinlit Dies with Thankful Thoughts Thank You card by Lisa Ann Bernard of Queen B Creations

Today’s card is super simple. I was brought up to believe that a hand written thank you note was a MUST. But, sometimes we are short on time.  This card is easy to mass produce!  It starts out with a 5 1/2″ x 8 1/2″ card base, scored at 4 1/4″. Next is a 5 1/4″ x 4″ layer of Whisper White cardstock.  I stamped the stardust from the Star of Light stamp set in Night of Navy ink, twice. The thank you sentiment is from the Thankful Thoughts stamp set and is also stamped in Night of Navy ink. The I then die-cut the star from the coordinating Starlight Thinlit dies and mounted it on stampin’ dimensionals.  I finished it off by adding a rhinestone to the middle of the star.  Like I said – super simple.

Now what are you doing still here?  Go check out that sale before all the good items are gone! LOL

These are the supplies I used:

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