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Taco Truck? Ice Cream Truck? Cupcake Truck?

 

Are you familiar with Sale-a-Bration?  It's the biggest and best promotion of the Stampin' Up! year!

For today's blog post, I am featuring one of the FREE Sale-a-Bration gifts you can select with your $50 purchase, called Tasty Trucks!  I have used the Tasty Trucks stamp set to create a Taco Truck, a Cupcake Truck and and Ice Cream Truck!!  I had a blast watercoloring the images!  You can place your online order HERE and select this as your free gift if your order is over $50!

If you need more info about Sale-a-Bration, CLICK HERE to read more, and please enjoy my fun Tasty Trucks blog post today!! 

 

  Stampin' Up! Tasty Trucks Sale-a-bration stamp set - free with $50 purchase through 3-31-17.  Taco Truck, Ice Cream Truck or Cupcake Truck.. take your pick! Stamped and created on Watercolor paper with Watercolor Pencils, Blender Pens and Aquapainter by Patty Bennett.

 

You can select this stamp set as a free product gift with your $50 order through March 31, 2017!!

143300 Stampin' Up! Tasty Trucks Sale-a-Bration stamp set - free selection with your $50 order. click shop online at www.PattyStamps.com

ABOVE: Tasty Trucks stamp set, (16 stamps), a FREE selection during Sale-a-Bration 2017.  Click here to read more or CLICK HERE to view all of the FREE selections online.

 

So, I couldn't decide what kind of truck I wanted to create, so I made 3!  A Taco Truck, A Cupcake Truck and an Ice Cream Truck! :) I think they'd all make cute birthday or celebration cards!

 

Stampin' Up! Tasty Trucks Sale-a-bration stamp set - free with $50 purchase through 3-31-17.  Taco Truck, Ice Cream Truck or Cupcake Truck.. take your pick! Stamped and created on Watercolor paper with Watercolor Pencils, Blender Pens and Aquapainter by Patty Bennett.

 Above:  my Taco Truck featuring some Festive Birthday background paper (pg 173 in the Annual catalog).   Image was stamped in Archival Black ink on Watercolor paper and colored with watercolor pencils, Stampin' Write Markers, Blender Pens and an AquaPainter.  Scroll down to see the colors used.

 

Stampin' Up! Tasty Trucks Sale-a-bration stamp set - free with $50 purchase through 3-31-17.  Taco Truck, Ice Cream Truck or Cupcake Truck.. take your pick! Stamped and created on Watercolor paper with Watercolor Pencils, Blender Pens and Aquapainter by Patty Bennett.

  Above:  my Ice Cream Truck featuring some Tasty Treats ice cream cone background paper (pg 33 in the Occasions catalog).   Image was stamped in Archival Black ink on Watercolor paper and colored with watercolor pencils, Stampin' Write Markers, Blender Pens and an AquaPainter.  I basically used Black and Melon Mambo on this card.

 

  Stampin' Up! Tasty Trucks Sale-a-bration stamp set - free with $50 purchase through 3-31-17.  Taco Truck, Ice Cream Truck or Cupcake Truck.. take your pick! Stamped and created on Watercolor paper with Watercolor Pencils, Blender Pens and Aquapainter by Patty Bennett.

 Above:  my Cupcake Truck featuring some Tasty Treats background paper (pg 33 in the Occasions catalog).   Image was stamped in Archival Black ink on Watercolor paper and colored with watercolor pencils, Stampin' Write Markers, Blender Pens and an AquaPainter.  See photo below to view the colors used.

 View THIS BLOG POST for tips on stamping the cupcake and making the "frosting".

 

Supplies for Stampin' Up! Tasty Trucks Sale-a-bration stamp set - free with $50 purchase through 3-31-17.  Taco Truck, Ice Cream Truck or Cupcake Truck.. take your pick! Stamped and created on Watercolor paper with Watercolor Pencils, Blender Pens and Aquapainter by Patty Bennett.

supplies for Stampin' Up! Tasty Trucks Sale-a-bration stamp set - free with $50 purchase through 3-31-17.  Taco Truck, Ice Cream Truck or Cupcake Truck.. take your pick! Stamped and created on Watercolor paper with Watercolor Pencils, Blender Pens and Aquapainter by Patty Bennett.

 

Stampin' Tip: 

Stamp an extra awning from the truck image, color and cut out and paste it over the stamped truck image for a little extra dimension!!

 

Stampin' Tip for stamping the Tasty Treats Taco Truck image - Stampin' UP!. by Patty Bennett

 

Stampin' Tip:

Color some of the Silver Metallic enamel shapes with a Sharpie for cute glossy hubcaps!

Stampin' Tip!:  color the silver metallic enamel shapes with a Sharpie marker to create cute glossy red hubcaps for the Tasty Treat Ice Cream Truck!  by Patty Bennett

 

Stampin' Tip:

use the side of your watercolor pencil on the rough side of the watercolor paper to create a fun "ground" effect!

 

Stampin' Tip for creating the ground below the Tasty Treat taco truck - use the side of your watercolor pencil on the rough side of the watercolor paper to create a "ground" effect. By Patty Bennett

 

Do you have a favorite!? 

Are you going to select this cute stamp set as YOUR free Sale-a-Bration gift?

Stampin' Up! Tasty Trucks Sale-a-bration stamp set - free with $50 purchase through 3-31-17.  Taco Truck, Ice Cream Truck or Cupcake Truck.. take your pick! Stamped and created on Watercolor paper with Watercolor Pencils, Blender Pens and Aquapainter by Patty Bennett.

 

 

 
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Comments

Pam S.

Love your trucks!!

Tonya Denton

All three Food Trucks are totally CUTE!!!

Margaret

Love using the Fiesta papers with the taco truck-my favorite, and I can use this idea for the guys in my family! Thanks for the ideas and tips!

Chris R. from Iowa

All are so cute. Love all the details on them. The taco truck is maybe my favorite as I am late with dinner.

Mary Ann Ely

Oh Patty,,,, These cards are sooooo ADORABLE........ Thanks for sharing. Have a great day

caroline

Great tips! thanks for sharing your expertise.

HJ

Love your food truck cards. I got this freebie and want to use it for my brother's birthday, which is on Cinco de Mayo. I think the taco truck will be perfect. Thanks for all your tips on how you made your fabulous cards.

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