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Faceted Diamond Vertical Easel card for Parakeet Party Blog Hop

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Each week some of the Art With Heart team are joining  the Colour Creations Blog Hop to bring you creative inspiration showcasing our range of 50+ gorgeous Stampin’ Up! colours in alphabetical order.

Week 2 – Parakeet Party

Tonight we showcase our second of the new 2022-2024 In Colors, Parakeet Party!
This fancy fold is called a Faceted Diamond Vertical Easel card… try saying that quickly 3 times!!!!
Here is my bright and cheery colour combination for this card, which I gave to my dear mum for Mother’s Day and she loved it! Her favourite colour is green!!

Parakeet Party

This is a card of many angles and yes, it took a little while to create, but it was fun. It just looks like a square card when it is folded flat, measuring 14.5cm x 14.5cm. I have used two designs from the 2022-2024 In Color 6×6 Designer Series Paperv (DSP) in Parakeet Party. Polished Pink cardstock was used to matt the DSP. The leaf is stamped ink Parakeet Party ink and fussy cut with Snips.

Faceted Diamond Vertical Easel card for CCBH Parakeet Party using Hello Ladybug by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia 2022 flat

and here it is when standing up – the front sits inside the Designer Paper panel on the inside (right) which is raised up on a piece of Foam Adhesive Sheet to create the Easel.

Faceted Diamond Vertical Easel card for CCBH Parakeet Party using Hello Ladybug by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia 2022

The diamond feature is really cool and looks impressive, doesn’t it?! Can you see the strip of Window Sheet across the diamond where the ladybug on her leaf sit? This gives the image a wonderful floating effect when the card is open and lays flat to post.

Faceted Diamond Vertical Easel card for CCBH Parakeet Party using Hello Ladybug by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia 2022 side

Here it is from the top!

Faceted Diamond Vertical Easel card for CCBH Parakeet Party using Hello Ladybug by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia 2022 top

This is how it looks open!

Faceted Diamond Vertical Easel card for CCBH Parakeet Party using Hello Ladybug by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia 2022 open

I CASEd this card style from a YouTube video by Iced Images, using totally different products.

Thanks for dropping by. I hope you can join me next week for our 3rd new In Color, Starry Sky!

Please hop across to our next participant and enjoy the wonderful inspiration of Christine Blain!

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Crazy Starter Kit PromotionIn Color Starter Kit 3-31 May 2022

It’s always exciting to invite people to join our community of crafters. And right now it’s even more exciting because when you join between 3-31 May to become a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator, you will receive the following 2022–2024 In Color products in your Starter Kit for FREE:
2022–2024 In Color Grid Paper (item 160009)
2022–2024 In Color Ink Pad Collection (item 161108)
2022–2024 In Color A4 Cardstock (item 159205)
2022–2024 In Color 6″ x 6″ (15.2 x 15.2 cm) Designer Series Paper Assortments (item 159253)

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Daffodil Afternoon Pop Up Box style Card

This is a fun pop up box style card to create to showcase the lovely patterned papers of the Daffodil Afternoon DSP which is one of the Saleabration offerings. You can select this pack of 12×12 papers with any $90+ product order.

Daffodil Afternoon fun fold Pop Up Box card by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia 2022

My card base measures 29.7cm x 10.5cm, scored in half. The box portion on the bottom measures ¾”, 1¾”, 3¼”, 4¼” and is folded into a box shape and glued to the bottom of the card front!

Garden Greenhouse Bundle card side view by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia 2022

On the inside, I simply stamped another daffodil image in the bottom corner. The envelope was stamped the same! To see the Daffodil Afternoon papers and all other SAB offerings click here

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Colour Creations Showcase – Mint Macaron – Faceted Gift Box

AWHT Colour Creations ShowcaseEach week some of the Art With Heart team are joining the Colour Creations Showcase to bring you creative inspiration to showcase our range of 50+ gorgeous Stampin’ Up! colours.

Week 27 – Mint Macaron

This is a really easy gift box to put together, even though it looks quite fancy!

It stands at 14cm tall x 13cm wide and can fit gift card, chocolates, jewellery – lots of different gifts for this Christmas.

It uses a full sheet of A4 cardstock with some scoring and minimal cutting to create the base.

The free template can be found over on my Tutorial page.

The Ornate Garden DSP is super elegant with the touch of gold foil swirls.

The Small Blooms punch was used to cut the gold foil and some Gilded Gems added to the centres.

The tag is cut with the Label Me Fancy punch and some Linen Thread tied through to attach it to the Mint Macaron ribbon at the top.

Please head over to Cathy’s blog to see the full list of participants in this week’s Colour Creations Showcase. We would love for you to visit each one and leave some comments if you feel inspired.

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