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Metallic Deer for a Masculine Christmas card

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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 to showcase our range of 50+ gorgeous Stampin’ Up! colours.

Week 29 – Misty Moonlight

This would have to be my all time favourite blue in the history of Stampin’ Up! colours. It goes with everything and it happens to be my dad’s favourite colour, so this card will be for him!

Peaceful Deer Masculine card by Kate Morgan Stampin Up Australia 2021.

The Deer Builder Punch is so easy to use with the Silver Foil. I added one of the Wonderful Snowflakes behind it on two strips of the Whimsy and Wonder Specialty DSP (unfortunately this has sold out, but you could use any patterned paper really).

Peaceful Deer Masculine card by Kate Morgan Stampin Up Australia 2021

The sentiment is stamped on an offcut piece of Basic White cardstock and and snip the ends to reflect a banner.

Peaceful Deer Masculine card by Kate Morgan Stampin Up Australia 2021 side

A Basic White card insert on the inside is decorated with some Misty Moonlight cardstock and a narrow strip of the holigraphic striped DSP.

Tonight is our last Colour Creations blog hop for 2021, but please be assured, we are continuing in the New Year on 5 January with Mossy Meadow. See you then!

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Eden’s Garden Christmas Fancy Fold

Today’s card features some of the new exclusive early release Eden’s Garden Collection which is available to purchase now! In this collection there is the Eden’s Garden Cling stamp set and Eden dies (can be purchased as a bundle to save more), the Ever Eden Specialty DSP, Garden Gems and Ever Eden Cotton Paper. Click here to see the entire collection.

Today I am using the gorgeous Ever Eden Specialty DSP, in this fun Double Box Fancy Fold design.

Double Box Fancy Fold card using Eden's Garden Collection with Deer Builder Punch by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia 2022

Gold Metallic card was used with the Deer Builder Punch and some Red Foil for Rudolph’s nose!

The gorgeous Encircled in Beauty die was used to place the deer on top of with dimensionals. The layer behind that is run through the Cut & Emboss Machine with the Stitched Greenery die. The sentiment is from the Peaceful Deer stamp set.

Double Box Fancy Fold card using Eden's Garden Collection with Deer Builder Punch by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia 2022.

The construction of this card is similar to one I shared a few years ago, you can see it here.

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Silver Snowflakes

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Each Monday evening until December, I am taking part in the Heart of Christmas blog hop showcasing our amazing range of holiday products from the Annual and July-December Mini catalogues. Please hop along and enjoy some fabulous inspiration from our talented team!

Tonight’s card very much has a silver touch to it – A Smoky Slate card base with some shiny silver foil snowflakes (Gingerbread dies) on some Peaceful Place DSP patterned paper with silver accents. This was cut with the Stitched Rectangle dies three times for the background.

Silver Gingerbread Snowflakes Christmas by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia 2021

Basic Rhinestone Jewels were added to the centre of each snowflake. The sentiment (Peaceful Deer stamp set) was stamped in Versamark ink, Silver Emboss Powder added and heat set with my Heat Tool. This was cut out using the Seasonal Labels dies.

Silver Gingerbread Snowflakes Christmas by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia 2021.

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Ever Eden SITR Christmas card

Tonday I have a square card featuring the Eden’s Garden stamp set, Ever Eden Specialty DSP and the technique, Stamping in the Round or Wreath Builder stamping, using the Stamparatus. I used Soft Succulent, Evening Evergreen and Gold Delicata inks.

Eden's Garden Collection Handmade Christmas SITR card by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia 2021.

This Ever Eden Specialty DSP has gorgeous gold foil accents (dots) on this piece. The Garden Gems were added to finish it off. The sentiment is from Peaceful Deer stamp set and stamped in Evening Evergreen on Soft Succulent card and die cut using the Tasteful Labels dies.

Eden's Garden Collection Handmade Christmas SITR card by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia 2021 closeup

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Encircled in Beauty Christmas Bauble

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Each Monday evening until December, I am taking part in the Heart of Christmas blog hop showcasing our amazing range of holiday products from the Annual and July-December Mini catalogues. Please hop along and enjoy some fabulous inspiration from our talented team!

Tonight I am using the Encircled in Beauty dies to create my Christmas bauble.

Encircled in Beauty Christmas Bauble by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia 2021

Using the various dies in this pack, I alternated the sizes between Basic White and Silver Foil (the purple toned sheet).  There is also one of the Wonderful Snowflakes behind the sentiment layer, can you spot it?!!

Encircled in Beauty Christmas Bauble by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia 2021 small

The sentiment is from Peaceful Deer stamp set and is stamped in Smoky Slate ink to coordinate with the card base. I used a Sponge Dauber to add ink around the edges of the patterned paper layer, Whimsy & Wonder Specialty Designer Series Paper. The Soft Succlent ribbon tied in a double bow with some Genial Gems finished my project off beautifully.

Encircled in Beauty Christmas Bauble by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia 2021 side

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HOC Week 10 – Sweet Stockings

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Each Monday evening until mid-December, I am taking part in the Heart of Christmas blog hop showcasing our amazing range of holiday products from the Annual and July-December Mini catalogues. Please hop along and enjoy some fabulous inspiration from our talented team!

Tonight I am using this cute Sweet Stockings Designer Papers. These papers do all the work for you, in making some quick and super easy cards this Christmas.

Sweet Stockings DSP Handmade Christmas Card 1 HOC by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia Christmas 2021

Along with the sentiment stamp set, Christmas to Remember, heat embossed in Gold Emboss Powder on the Label Me Lovely punch. Two small strips of Cherry Cobbler & Gold Metallic ribbon was added to the card, before the label was added with dimensionals.

Sweet Stockings DSP Handmade Christmas Card 1 HOC by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia Christmas 2021.

The Pampered Pets stamp set is used on the inside in Soft Suede ink and a sentiment from the Peaceful Deer stamp set.

Sweet Stockings DSP Handmade Christmas Card HOC by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia Christmas 2021 inside

The next card is the same, however the placement of the sentiment is in a different position, so as not to cover up all the gorgeous kitty images.

Sweet Stockings DSP Handmade Christmas Card 2 HOC by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia Christmas 2021

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HOC Week 9 – Whimsy Wonder Peaceful Deer

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Each Monday evening until mid-December, I am taking part in the Heart of Christmas blog hop showcasing our amazing range of holiday products from the Annual and July-December Mini catalogues. Please hop along and enjoy some fabulous inspiration from our talented team!

Tonight I have got my inspiration from one of my team members, Amie McIroy, Eager to Stamp who lives in Western Australia.

Whimsy & Wonder DSP meets Peaceful Deer Handmade Christmas Card HOC by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia, Christmas 2021

I just adore this Specialty paper; the colours and the extra sparkle!

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My card base is Mint Macaron with a layer of the DSP. A strip of card was cut to size and some White Glittered Organdy Ribbon wrapped across and secured behind, before it was glued to the card. The Label Me Lovely punch was used to punch out the Mint Macaron and Blushing Bride card. The pink layer I cut in half horizontally and glued behind the green punch to create the border. Then I ran it through my embossing machine in the Evergreen Forest 3D TIEF and added it to my card on dimensionals. The deer is punched from the Silver Foil and added with dimensionals also.

Whimsy & Wonder DSP meets Peaceful Deer Handmade Christmas Card HOC by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia Christmas 2021.

The holly (Whimsical Trees Bundle) is stamped, die cut and coloured with Stampin’ Write Markers.

Decorate the inside of your card, leaving room to write your message.

Whimsy & Wonder DSP meets Peaceful Deer Handmade Christmas Card HOC by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia Christmas 2021 inside

I just love the holographic/silvery shine of these products!

Whimsy & Wonder DSP meets Peaceful Deer Handmade Christmas Card HOC by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia, Christmas 2021

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HOC Week 6 – Loving Peaceful Deer for quick cards

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Each Monday evening until mid-December, I am taking part in the Heart of Christmas blog hop showcasing our amazing range of holiday products from the Annual and July-December Mini catalogues. Please hop along and enjoy some fabulous inspiration from our talented team!

For each of my cards tonight, I have used a Thick Basic White card base. I do this often so I don’t need to add extra layers inside my cards to write my messages, as it is already white. I do add some embellishments and stamping but it’s easy when it’s a white card!

Peaceful Deer Quick Card 2 HOC by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia Christmas 2021.

The Peaceful Prints DSP is one of the Sale·a·bration items that can be selected free with any $90+ order between 3 Aug – 30 Sept. The best part is that it coordinates with the Peaceful Deer Bundle (#156391) which is fantastic value at only $62 for the Peaceful Deer photopolymer stamp set (#156891) and the Deer Builder Punch (#156390). 

Peaceful Prints DSP SAB21

The Stitched Rectangle Dies have made an appearance again. I just love these dies and use them all the time. Some of the stitched layers have been matted onto Evening Evergreen cardstock. I just thought it went so well with this suite and it is a little more subtle than Basic Black. The deer images are punched with the Deer Builder Punch from the patterned paper and adhered with dimensionals!

Peaceful Deer Quick Card 2 HOC by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia Christmas 2021

The Tasteful Labels dies have been used to cut out the sentiments.

The Be Dazzling 6″ x 6″ Specialty Paper is also a Sale·a·bration item and wow, this is stunning! Just check out that gorgeous glittery effect it gives, but it is even better in real life.

Peaceful Deer Quick Card 1 HOC by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia Christmas 2021

Close up of the Be Dazzling Specialty paper!

Peaceful Deer Quick Card 1 HOC by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia Christmas 2021.

The Real Red Sheer Ribbon (#153535) is added behind the sentiment on this card.

Peaceful Deer Quick Card 3 HOC by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia Christmas 2021

On the inside, I added a narrow strip of DSP and a sentiment. I added Champagne Rhinestone Jewels to each of the cards to finish them off.

Peaceful Deer Quick Card 3 HOC by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia Christmas 2021.

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CCBH Cherry Cobbler – Christmas Deer Pocket Card

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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 to showcase our range of 50+ gorgeous Stampin’ Up! colours.

A blog hop, also known as blog hopping, is to move from one blog to another, continuing in a full circle to read all the posts by participants in the hop. At the end of each post will be a link to continue to the next blog!

Week 10 – Cherry Cobbler

Tonight I have a pocket card that you can add some money or a gift card inside along with your Christmas message. If you are like my kids, they want nothing more than this type of gift for every occasion!

The Peaceful Deer Bundle (#156391) is fantastic value at only $62 for the Peaceful Deer photopolymer stamp set (#156891) and the Deer Builder Punch (#156390). It is going to get lots of use for my Christmas projects this year.

Peaceful Deer Pocket Card for Cherry Cobbler CCBH by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia Christmas 2021

The Peaceful Prints DSP is one of the Sale·a·bration items that can be selected free with any $90+ order between 3 Aug – 30 Sept. The best part is that it coordinates with the Peaceful Deer Bundle. In fact, the deer image is punched with the Deer Builder Punch from the patterned paper!

Peaceful Deer Pocket Card for Cherry Cobbler CCBH by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia Christmas 2021.

The only stamping is the sentiments and the images on the white card insert in Cherry Cobbler & Sahara Sand to coordinate with the papers.

Basic Instructions

  • Cherry Cobbler Cardstock = 8¼” x 5¾”, score landscape at 2½” & 6½”
  • Fold the short end up and add a little multipurpose glue on each end and seal to create the pocket
  • Peaceful Prints DSP (front) – 5½” x 1½” and 5½” x 4½”
  • Basic White Insert – 3¾” x 4½”
  • Sahara Sand cardstock – 3″ x 3″

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HOC Week 4 – Sneak Peek of Christmas Season

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Each Monday evening until mid-December, I am taking part in the Heart of Christmas blog hop showcasing our amazing range of holiday products from the Annual and July-December Mini catalogues. Please hop along and enjoy some fabulous inspiration from our talented team!

Tonight I am using some of the products from the Painted Christmas Suite.

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The Christmas Season Bundle will no doubt be a popular bundle this year. With its holly, berries and pinecones, it suits all crafters worldwide. Underneath the Designer Paper on this card, I am using the pre-printed Gingerbread & Peppermint Memories & More Cards and Envelopes again for a quick and easy start to this card.

Christmas Season Bundle, Stampin Up 2021 by Kate Morgan, Australia

The Painted Christmas 12″ x 12″ Designer Series Paper is cut with the Stitched So Sweetly dies for the bottom layer. The holly are stamped in Garden Green ink, the leaves are Pear Pizzazz ink and the berries are Real Red ink. The other leaves are stamped in Versamark ink, Heat & Stick Powder added and heat set with the Heat Tool, then Gilded Leafing added and gently rubbed with a sponge dauber to remove the excess. Doesn’t it add a gorgeous touch of elegance?!!

Christmas Season Bundle, Stampin Up 2021 by Kate Morgan, Australia close

Some Brushed Metallic Adhesive-Backed Dots were added to finish it off. The sentiment for this card is from the new Peaceful Deer stamp set.

Christmas Season Bundle, Stampin Up 2021 by Kate Morgan, Australia flat

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