Archives

Disclaimer and Copyright

The content in this blog is the sole responsibility of Sara Levin as an Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator. The use and content of classes and services are my personal offer and are not endorsed by Stampin' Up! Additionally, the contents of my blog are ©Sara Levin so, please do not submit my work for contests or publication and/or reprint my articles without permission.

Subscribe to my mailing list

Get the news right in your inbox!

Flurry of Wishes Wedding Card

November 18, 2015 No Comments

It’s been another busy few days.  Friday night was the first football play off game and of course the band was there.  Our team won so, we’ll do it again this week.  We got home about 11pm and I went to bed so that I could get up at 2:30am to drive to Baltimore for On Stage Local with Stampin’ Up!

Saturday was such a fun day!  A chance to catch up with my demo friends.  The opportunity to play with new products from the Occasions Catalog.  These products will be available to you in January or in December if you join my team (Become a ProCraftinator).  And of course the chance to see lots of samples.

Today is another busy day as the orchestra has their concert featuring Dr. Lawrence Stomberg as the guest cellist.  So, I’ll spend the morning getting tuxes and gowns ready.

My Flurry of Wishes share today was inspired by a wedding invitation that I received from my friend Tracey.

I made this to share on the display board last weekend.  Stampin’ Up! asked that those of us who had applied for the Artisan Design Team bring a sample card.  This was my sample.

Flurry of Wishes Wedding card from theartfulinker.com

I went with clean and simple with lots of sparkle and shine.

Like a snowy day when the sun is bright and the sky is clear and all you see are the beautiful twinkles as the sun reflects off the ice crystals.

Flurry of Wishes Wedding card detail - top - from theartfulinker.com

At the top of the card, I used the Softly Falling embossing folder on a piece of Vellum cardstock.  Embossing the Vellum makes the embossed spots turn white.

Tip:  The white spots from the embossing are a great place to hide your adhesive so that it does not show through the Vellum.

After adhering the embossed Vellum to the thick Whisper White base for the card, I used the Fine Tip Glue and randomly dotted it on some of the raised image.  Then I came back and sprinkled on Dazzling Diamonds.  This gave the top of the card a fine bit of shimmer.

Of course, we don’t want to forget the Silver embossed Flurry of Wishes snowflakes!

Flurry of Wishes Wedding card - embellishment detail - from theartfulinker.com

Mid-way down the card is the layered embellishment I created.  It started with one of the Snowflake Elements that I smooshed in my Versamark pad and then embossed with Silver.  I threaded the center hole with Silver Metallic thread and using it to hold on a streamer of Silver Sequin Trim created a quadruple loop bow.  This is topped with a Basic Rhinestone and the whole piece is layered on a Silver Metallic Doily.

Tip:  Use something other than your fingers to hold the snowflake as you heat the embossing powder.  The wooden element gets warms and it’s small — so your fingers could get burned.

Flurry of Wishes wedding card - bottom detail - from theartfulinker.com

At the bottom of the card, I used the Sleigh Ride Edgelits to create a shaped cut rather than a straight cut for my Dazzling Diamonds Glimmer Paper.

For the sentiment, I stamped the “love” from Hello Life in Smoky Slate on Vellum and embossed it in clear.  The Vellum is backed with a piece of Silver Foil Metallic paper, the end of which was shaped using the Snow Flurry punch.  After rounding the corners on the other end of the sentiment piece, I accented it with three small Basic Rhinestones and half of a Flurry of Wishes snowflake.

Thanks for stopping by!

Don’t forget to check out the retiring products list under the catalog tab above.

Create something today,

Blog-Signature-small

Today’s Products – Shop in my store

No Comments

Please leave a comment, I love to hear what you have to say!

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

About Me

About Me

Sara Levin

Hi! Let me share a little about me - Sara Levin, aka The Artful Inker an Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator.   I'm a daughter, Read More

Sara

Receive one of my FREE Tutorial Bundles when you shop with me!

Shop Now with Sara Levin theartfulinker at http://bit.ly/11tbmJL

October Host Code BBZ7VYVR Shop for Stampin Up with Sara Levin https://bit.ly/SHOPSTAMPS

Stampin’ Up Catalog

Stampin Up Annual Catalog 2020 - 2021 Shop for Stampin Up with Sara Levin at theartfulinker.com

August – December Mini Catalog

Stampin Up August - December Mini Catalog Shop Stampin Up with Sara Levin

Stampin Up Designer Paper Sale Click to shop the sale
Sign up for theartfulinker.com Newsletter http://eepurl.com/cP6xwT

Email Me

Click Here to Send Me an EMail

Top Posts & Pages

Click to TRY Paper Pumpkin

October 2020 Paper Pumpkin Joy to the World Subscribe to Paper Pumpkin with Sara Levin http://bit.ly/2LCixCw

Classes and Events Calendar

Calendar Graphic with link to Class and Events calendar

Latest Posts

Recent Comments

Categories

Subscribe & Follow

Subscribe to my mailing list

Get the news right in your inbox!

Awards and Design Teams

Global Design Project Winner

I was a PPA Pick
SIP Challenge Winner!
Internation Blog Highlights Top 10
Creation Station Design Team member. Shop for Stampin Up products at theartfulinker.com
Follow along with the Global Stampin Video Hop the 4th Friday of each month https://www.youtube.com/c/theartfulinker
The Spot Creative Challenge Design Team. Shop for Stampin Up with Sara Levin at theartfulinker.com

Disclaimer and Copyright

The content in this blog is the sole responsibility of Sara Levin as an Independent Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator. The use and content of classes and services are my personal offer and are not endorsed by Stampin’ Up! Additionally, the contents of my blog are ©Sara Levin so, please do not submit my work for contests or publication and/or reprint my articles without permission.

×