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Birthday Memories 85th Money Gift

 

Ron 85th birthday 2017 We are blessed to have celebrated both of our dad's 85th birthdays in September!!  What an amazing blessing to still have my dad and Eric's dad with us!!  You may remember this blog post with the Mini Pizza Box birthday idea for my dad, when we celebrated his 85th birthday in September.

<< this is Eric's dad and his wife as they celebrated his 85th birthday in September.   We were gone on the stamping/scrapping cruise, but were able to be with them a couple weeks before.

 

Do you love that shirt!?  "It took me 85 years to look this good"!! :)

Today I am sharing the $85 gift I made for Eric's dad for his birthday.. I totally forgot to take a photo of the front, but here is the inside of the folder with the pockets full of 85 $1 bills.

 

 

Birthday Memories 85th birthday gift idea - Stampin' Up! designer paper and Birthday Friends framelits, by Patty Bennett

 

I die cut the Happy Birthday thinlit die using Pacific Point and Lemon Lime Twist cardstock, and cut it apart so that I could put 85 in the middle.  The 85 is die cut with the Birthday Memories paper and the large numbers framelit dies. 

TIP! Adhering the Multipurpose Adheseive sheets to the carsdtock and paper first is a huge help in adhering these dies to any project.

Before you think it's weird that I put the poodle on here,  they have a large cuddly doodle named Zoe... so this big poodle reminded me of her... I hope Ron and Jean figured that out when they saw this :)

 

Birthday Memories 85th birthday gift idea - Stampin' Up! designer paper and Birthday Friends framelits, by Patty Bennett

 

The fun die cut animals, balloons and cake are all from the Birthday Memories pack of Stampin' Up! designer paper!  Did you know it's currently part of the buy 3 get 1 FREE sale in October!?  The matching Birthday Friends framelits make this project a breeze!

I drew the balloon strings with my Journaling Pens.

 

Birthday Memories 85th birthday gift idea - Stampin' Up! designer paper and Birthday Friends framelits, by Patty Bennett

 

You'll be seeing more projects soon featuring this fun Birthday Memories paper.. as you can see below, I have quite a stash of die cut images from this paper!!  I had my amazing assistant Jan die cut extra images for me to use on future projects!

Birthday Memories Stampin' Up! designer paper and Birthday Friends framelits available at www.PattyStamps.com  click shop online

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Halloween Treat Ideas

 

Last Minute Halloween Inspiration!!

And I just have to say... I wonder how many years it would take to eat this whole barrel of candy corn spotted at our local Sprouts Market!! LOL :)

Candy Corn Halloween Treats at Sprouts Market, Pinole, CA

I'm reposting these Halloween Treat ideas in case you missed them in September. 

Enjoy!

YouTube-1 I am excited to share all of these fun Halloween Treat ideas with you ... you can WATCH THE VIDEO here for more info, and click the links below to see each project on my blog:

 

Halloween trick or treat ideas featuring Stampin' UP! Spooky Night paper, Spooky cat stamp set and punch, mini pizza boxes and treat bags by Patty Bennett

More Halloween Treat Project Posts:

click to view Halloween Cello Bag Treats

click to view Halloween Spooky Night Mini Treat Bags

click to view Trick or Treat Window Box

click to view Happy Halloween owl mini pizza box treat

click to view Happy Halloween Test Tube Treat

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Designer Series Paper Buy 3 Get 1 Free Sale Continues!

 

The Naturally Eclectic paper pack from Stampin' Up! is just one of 13 packages offered in the

Buy 3 - Get 1 Free offer this month!

 

Buy 3 get 1 free Designer Series paper sale from Stampin' Up!, October 2017.  Naturally Eclectic paper craft and card ideas by Patty Bennett

 

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GREAT Deal from Stampin' UP!, as you buy 3 packs of Designer Paper, you'll earn a 4th one FREE! 

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Painted Autumn Very Vanilla Fall Note Cards

 

Buy 3 Get 1 Free Paper Sale - Painted Autumn Paper from Stampin' Up!

 

Painted Autumn Designer Paper Fall Note Card Ideas - Stampin' Up! Painted Harvest stamp set and Gourd Goodness stamp set.  Holiday catalog 2017.

 

Just in case you haven't seen the beautiful Painted Autumn designer paper for yourself, here are 3 more fall note card ideas for you featuring this great paper.  And even better, it's part of the Buy 3 Get 1 Free Sale this month!

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Painted Autumn Designer Paper Fall Note Card Ideas - Stampin' Up! Painted Harvest stamp set and leaf punch.  Holiday catalog 2017.

 

The Thankful notecard above also features the Stampin' UP! Painted Harvest stamp set and leaf punch (it's a BUNDLE!  save 10%!) - see page 49 of the Holiday catalog, or, the shopping links at the bottom of this post.

All cards in this post use the Very Vanilla Thick Note Cards/Envelopes from Stampin' UP!

The 2 leaf cards below feature the Gourd Goodness stamp set, pg 50 of the Holiday catalog.

 

Painted Autumn Designer Paper Fall Note Card Ideas - Stampin' Up! Gourd Goodness stamp set.  Holiday catalog 2017.

 

We created these cards on the Stamp and Paper cruise last month, but I decided to stamp my leaves in lots of different combos with the Lemon Lime Twist and Garden Green ink... fun combos!

These note cards also feature the Very Vanilla Stitched Shape Ovals and Old Olive striped baker's twine.

 

Painted Autumn Designer Paper Fall Note Card Ideas - Stampin' Up! Gourd Goodness stamp set.  Holiday catalog 2017.

 

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Petal Garden Paper Pack Sale

 

I love stocking up on a GREAT Deal, like the Buy 3 - Get 1 FREE Designer Series Paper sale from Stampin' Up!

This month-long sale includes 13 different paper packs to select from, and today I am featuring the Petal Garden paper stack and the Delightful Daisy paper pack, so you can see 2 note card ideas you might create with either one of these paper packs!

 

Petal Garden and Delightful Daisy Stampin' UP! designer paper flower note card ideas by Patty Bennett.  Make your own "doily" by die cutting the Window Box framelit die and then using the Scallop from the Layering Circle die!

 

Both note cards are basically the same design, but I've featured different designer paper and different ribbon on each one. Each card features the Stampin' Up! thick Whisper White Note cards and a piece of designer paper from the Petal Garden Paper Stack or the Delightful Daisy paper pack.

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Petal Garden Stampin' UP! designer paper flower note card idea by Patty Bennett.  Make your own "doily" by die cutting the Window Box framelit die and then using the Scallop from the Layering Circle die!

 

ABOVE:  This note card features beautiful Rich Razzleberry colored roses from the Petal Garden paper stack.  I added a piece of Fresh Fig 1/2" Finely Woven Ribbon.

ABOVE & BELOW: I made my own "doily" by cutting out the hexagon image from the Window Box thinlit die with Whisper White cardstock, and then using my scallop circle to die cut it into a round "doily".  I also added a stamped greeting to each card using the Ribbon of Courage stamp set and Pool Party ink, die cut with the Stitched Shape Framelits.  Both cards also feature some Glitter Enamel Dots for colorful accents.

BELOW: This note card features a delicate floral design from the Delightful Daisy paper pack, which is also a part of the Buy 3 Get 1 Free sale!  I added Peekaboo Peach 5/8" Crinkled Seam Binding ribbon to this soft, delicate card.

 

Delightful Daisy Stampin' UP! designer paper flower note card idea by Patty Bennett.  Make your own "doily" by die cutting the Window Box framelit die and then using the Scallop from the Layering Circle die!

 

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Petal Garden Stampin' UP! designer paper flower note card idea by Patty Bennett.  Make your own "doily" by die cutting the Window Box framelit die and then using the Scallop from the Layering Circle die!

 

Do you have a preference?  Bold or delicate?

 

Delightful Daisy Stampin' UP! designer paper flower note card idea by Patty Bennett.  Make your own "doily" by die cutting the Window Box framelit die and then using the Scallop from the Layering Circle die!

 

I hope you enjoyed my flower note cards today!

 

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Ribbon of Courage Note Cards

Thank you so much for your kind comments and overwhelming response to my Ribbon of Courage project kit offer yesterday!! I'm so thrilled you enjoyed all of the ideas!

Today I am sharing the 4 note cards from the kit with you in case you didn't get a kit but would like to create them yourself.

 

Stampin' UP! Ribbon of Courage stamp set and Support Ribbon framelit dies encouragement note card idea by Patty Bennett

Above:

  • Whisper White note card base with 3-1/4" x 4-3/4" Flirty Flamingo mat
  • 3" x 4-1/2" piece of patterned paper from the Merry Little Christmas package (#144621)
  • Whisper White Stitched Shape Circle
  • Blushing Bride and Flirty Flamingo die cut flowers (from Support Ribbon framelits)
  • Stamped flower centers in Flirty Flamingo and punched with 1/2" circle punch
  • faith greeting (from Ribbon of Courage) stamped in Memento Black ink 

 All Stampin' UP! supplies are available in my online store.. scroll to the bottom of this post for all the online shopping links.

 

Stampin' UP! Ribbon of Courage stamp set and Support Ribbon framelit dies encouragement note card idea featuring Ruffled embossing folder by Patty Bennett

Above:

  • Whisper White note card base with 3-1/4" x 4-3/4" Flirty Flamingo mat embossed with Ruffled folder
  • 1-1/2"" x 4-3/4" piece of patterned paper from the Merry Little Christmas package (#144621)
  • Whisper White die cut heart from Sweet & Sassy heart framelits
  • Flirty Flamingo die cut heart (from Support Ribbon framelits)
  • Flirty Flamingo striped ribbon
  • Stamped flower in Flirty Flamingo from Ribbon of Courage set
  • Love and Hugs greeting (from Ribbon of Courage) stamped in Memento Black ink 

 

Stampin' UP! Ribbon of Courage stamp set and Support Ribbon framelit dies encouragement note card idea featuring Layered Leaves embossing folder by Patty Bennett

Above:

  • Whisper White note card base with 3-1/4" x 4-3/4" Blushing Bride cardstock mat embossed with Layered Leaves embossing folder
  • Whisper White die cut Oval from Layering Ovals framelits
  • Support Ribbon stamped in Blushing Bride from Ribbon of Courage set
  • faith greeting (from Ribbon of Courage) stamped in Memento Black ink 
  • White / Silver Edge ribbon around cardstock layer

 

Stampin' UP! Ribbon of Courage stamp set and Support Ribbon framelit dies encouragement note card idea by Patty Bennett

Above:

  • Whisper White note card base
  • Hearts stamped in background with Blushing Bride ink (from Ribbon of Courage)
  • Whisper White Stitched Shape Circle on top of Silver Foil Snowflake
  • Support ribbon stamped in Blushing Bride and die cut using Support Ribbon framelits
  • courage greeting (from Ribbon of Courage) stamped in Blushing Bride on Duet Banner punch piece

 

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Ribbon of Courage Project Kit for Sale

 

October is often associated with Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and I am excited to remind you about the Ribbon of Courage stamp set and coordinating Support Ribbon framelit die bundle that I helped design in 2015 during my million dollar achiever visit to Stampin' UP!

October Fundraiser: I have designed a project kit featuring a HOPE banner and 4 note cards to coordinate with the Ribbon of Courage bundle! I will be donating money from the profits of this Limited-Time Offer kit... read on for more info...

 

Stampin' Up! Ribbon of Courage Breast Cancer awareness month:  HOPE banner and 4 note card kit - limited time offer from Patty Bennett

I have a limited number of kits to sell, and you can buy one by clicking the link below.

 SOLD OUT

 Cost per kit is $36.00 + $4.00 shipping.

 I ship to U.S. addresses only.

 

3:00pm Pacific Time 10/13/17 UPDATE:

kits are more than 1/2 gone... don't delay if you want one!

 

  • each kit contains all of the consumable items you'll need to make the projects shown above
  • see the VIDEO BELOW in this post for more info about included items
  • the cost is $36.00 per kit + $4.00 shipping (first class bubble mailer)
  • this kit requires the separate purchase of the Ribbon of Courage bundle and additional Stampin' UP! supplies, scroll down for online store links to see the additional items required to complete the projects in this kit
  • stamped images are NOT included per Stampin' Up! policy, you will need to purchase the Ribbon of Courage bundle to complete the kit projects
  • kits mailed within 2 business days of completed purchase through PayPal

A portion of each kit sold will be donated to: TEAM HOPE of the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer annual walk!

 

RIBBON OF COURAGE BUNDLE:

If you have not purchased the Ribbon of Courage bundle yet (clear mount or wood mount available),  click an image below to purchase it through my online store.  You will need it to complete your kit projects.

Scroll down to see the other products you will also need to complete the stamping and assembly of your kit.


Watch the VIDEO BELOW for all the details about the projects in this kit and for instructions for assembling your Ribbon of Courage project kit projects!

 

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  Stampin' Up! Ribbon of Courage Breast Cancer awareness month:  HOPE banner and 4 note card kit - limited time offer from Patty Bennett

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Painted Autumn Sunflower Note Cards

 

I think this was one of my favorite cards that we created on the Stamp & Scrap cruise last month!   It was designed by Jessica Hill.  I love this sunflower card featuring the Painted Harvest stamp set and leaf punch bundle!!

 

Sunflower Note Card featuring Stampin' UP! Painted Harvest stamp set and leaf punch bundle with Stitched Shape Square frame accent.

 

The thing that I feel makes this card super special is the "frame" die cut with the Layering Square framelits and the Stitched Shape Framelits!!  Isn't it cool!?  If you are unfamiliar with those framelits, CLICK HERE to watch my video.

 

Sunflower Note Card featuring Stampin' UP! Painted Harvest stamp set and leaf punch bundle with Stitched Shape Square frame accent.

 

After stamping the Sunflower in So Saffron and Crushed Curry ink (Early Espresso for the center) on Very Vanilla cardstock, we cut them out with Paper Snips and then added Clear Wink Of Stella to them... soooooooo pretty!!  The leaves were punched with Old Olive cardstock and Vellum.  I added them to the back of the flower and then put it onto my card.

 

Sunflower Note Card featuring Stampin' UP! Painted Harvest stamp set and leaf punch bundle with Stitched Shape Square frame accent and clear Wink of Stella accent.

 

Don't you think that stitched shape square frame is just amazing? What a GREAT design element!

 

Sunflower Note Card featuring Stampin' UP! Painted Harvest stamp set and leaf punch bundle with Stitched Shape Square frame accent.

 

Oh, and if you make a boo-boo while stamping your greeting on the note card...  ahem.. just grab a Very Vanilla scrap, stamp it again, and punch it out with the Everyday Label Punch (pg 10 of the 2017 Holiday Catalog from Stampin' UP!).

 

Sunflower Note Card featuring Stampin' UP! Painted Harvest stamp set and leaf punch bundle with Stitched Shape Square frame accent.

 For tips on stamping the Sunflower, please watch the VIDEO BELOW:

 

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For more ideas featuring the Painted Autumn Suite, please WATCH THE VIDEO BELOW:

 

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Fall "Gourd Goodness" Stampin' Up! Note Cards

 

I know that Fall is a favorite time of year for many of my friends, and why not take this opportunity to send a little thinking of you or thankful for you card to your friends!?

Enjoy these fall note card ideas featuring the Stampin' Up! Very Vanilla Note cards, Painted Autumn paper, and the Gourd Goodness stamp set, found on page 50 of the 2017 Stampin' UP! Holiday catalog!

 

  Gourd Goodness pumpkin fall note card idea and Stampin' Up! Painted Autumn sunflower card. Perfect Fall or Thanksgiving note cards.

 

These cards were a couple of the many amazing cards I stamped on the Scrap & Paper cruise in September!

The card on the left features the very popular Painted Autumn designer paper with the sunflower design and the card on the right was stamped with the Gourd Goodness pumpkin images on Very Vanilla cardstock.  Both card bases are the Very Vanilla Note Cards featuring thick Very Vanilla cardstock.

 

Gourd Goodness pumpkin fall note card idea featuring Stampin' Up! Painted Autumn Paper. Perfect Fall or Thanksgiving note card.

The 2 step pumpkin stamp image was stamped with Peekaboo Peach and Tangerine Tango. I would not have thought to combine those 2 colors for the pumpkins but it works great!!  The stems are stamped with Garden Green and Pear Pizzazz.

 

Stampin' Up! Painted Autumn sunflower card. Perfect Fall or Thanksgiving note card idea..

 We used our Paper Snips to cut out the sunflowers from the Painted Autumn printed paper.

 

Don't forget, this beautiful paper is part of the Buy 3 - Get 1 FREE Sale going on now!

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Hearts Come Home bundle from Stampin' Up!

 

I am super excited to share this gorgeous Christmas / Holiday card idea with you today, featuring the Stampin' Up! Hearts Come Home bundle (Hometown Greetings Framelits - pg 39 of the 2017 Stampin' UP! Holiday Catalog) and Swirly Snowflake thinlits, pg 35.  I have some fun tips for you including how to make embossing paste "snow" and an idea for making the windows look like stained glass!

 

  Stampin' UP! Hearts Come Home / Hometown Greetings Christmas card idea featuring embossing paste and "stained glass windows" effect.  Supplies available in the 2017 Holiday catalog, click shop online at www.pattystamps.com

 

I created this card one day when stamping with Cindee, and I know we saw the basic idea somewhere and I can't remember who originated this card idea.. but we did add a few twists of our own like the large snowflakes in the sky, the colors behind the houses, and the "stained glass" in the church.  We die cut the buildings using the Hearts Come Home framelit dies and Whisper White paper, then added "embossing past snow".  Read on for all the tips and details.

 

Sponging tip for Stampin' UP! Hearts Come Home / Hometown Greetings Christmas card idea featuring embossing paste and "stained glass windows" effect.  Supplies available in the 2017 Holiday catalog, click shop online at www.pattystamps.com

 

Tip #1:  Sponge the Dapper Denim card base with more Dapper Denim ink to give it some night sky drama!

Tip #2:  Die cut the Swirly Snowflake thinlits and then cut the snowflakes apart and place them on the card for high contrast in the deep blue night sky.

 

Swirly Snowflake tip for Stampin' UP! Hearts Come Home / Hometown Greetings Christmas card idea featuring embossing paste and "stained glass windows" effect.  Supplies available in the 2017 Holiday catalog, click shop online at www.pattystamps.com

 

Click HERE to purchase your Hometown Greetings Framelits

or click HERE to purchase your Hearts Come Home bundle in wood mount stamps

or click HERE to purchase your Hearts Come Home bundle in clear mount stamps

 

144671 Hometown Greeting framelits - snowflake dies from Stampin' UP!  click shop online at www.pattystamps.com

Tip #3:  to create beautiful textured, glittery snow, sponge light blue ink on your cardstock first (we used Pool Party) then mix a little Dazzling Diamonds glitter to the Embossing paste, then trowel it on with the Palette knife!!  So pretty!

 

How to make embossing paste "snow" for the Stampin' UP! Hearts Come Home / Hometown Greetings Christmas card idea featuring embossing paste and "stained glass windows" effect.  Supplies available in the 2017 Holiday catalog, click shop online at www.pattystamps.com

 

Tip #4:  I wanted the church to look like it had stained glass windows, so, I searched for a small colorful patterned paper and discovered that the small leaf pattern in the Painted Autumn package was perfect!!  Then, we needed to have colored windows in all the houses, so we cut up little scraps of cardstock as shown below and glued them behind each house!! I love it!  REMINDER!!  Buy 3 - Get 1 FREE offer is valid all month (Oct. 2017) so you can take advantage of this special offer when ordering your Painted Autumn paper!

 

How to create "stained glass windows" for the Stampin' UP! Hearts Come Home / Hometown Greetings Christmas card idea featuring embossing paste and "stained glass windows" effect.  Supplies available in the 2017 Holiday catalog, click shop online at www.pattystamps.com

What do you think? 

Would you create this and give it to someone special this year?

If you have not used embossing paste before, WATCH MY VIDEO HERE.

 

Stampin' UP! Hearts Come Home / Hometown Greetings Christmas card idea featuring embossing paste and "stained glass windows" effect.  Supplies available in the 2017 Holiday catalog, click shop online at www.pattystamps.com

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Amazing Sales from Stampin' Up!!

Please take a moment to check out this entire blog post to see all of the current amazing deals and sale pricing from Stampin' Up!

Some offers are Limited Time through Oct. 10th, and others are for the whole month.. so read on to save big!

Stampin' UP! Fall Savings on Fast Fuse, designer paper, note cards and stamp sets! Click shop online at www.PattyStamps.com
   

 

 I stocked up on this special offer from Stampin' Up!...

buy a FAST FUSE adhesive and get 2 Refills FREE!!

 

UPDATE  Oct. 5, 2017  I am so sorry to have to post this update, but this special was SO POPULAR that Stampin' Up! sold through several years of inventory of Fast Fuse in 5 days!!!!!

They have ordered more from the manufacturer and will be having another sale (hopefully in December) when more stock comes in.

If you did not get a chance to take advantage of the sale, please check back often for updates and I'll let you know when it's on sale again!

 

Fast fuse sale from Stampin' UP!!  Oct. 1 - 10, 2017

 

CLICK TO ORDER Your Fast Fuse special Now! 

Sale ends Oct. 10th!

My video below is a few years old, but the tips for using Fast Fuse are still tried and true!

 

 

SALE on stamp sets, Note Cards and Fast Fuse!

 

Stampin' Up! Sale!  Note cards with envelopes, stamp sets and great deal on Fast Fuse!  Oct. 1 - 10, 2017!  click shop online at www.PattyStamps.com

Check out these great sale offers on stamp sets, Note Cards (my FAVE!!!) and Fast Fuse (my FAVE adhesive!)

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Offer expires Oct. 10th!

Stampin' Up! Sale!  Note cards with envelopes, stamp sets and great deal on Fast Fuse!  Oct. 1 - 10, 2017!  click shop online at www.PattyStamps.com

 

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Autumn Patterned Pumpkin Fall Note Cards

 

Happy Autumn, Happy Fall! 

Create and send a sweet note card to a friend using the Stampin' UP! Spooky Night designer paper and die cut pumpkins from the Patterned Pumpkin thinlit dies!

 

Spooky Night pumpkins die cut with the Patterned Pumpkins thinlits on Autumn Greeting Note cards, by Patty Bennett

 

I was so happy when I realized that I could die cut the pumpkins using the Patterned Pumpkins thinlits instead of fussy cutting them all by hand, because I made about 50 of these cards!!

 

Spooky Night pumpkins die cut with the Patterned Pumpkins thinlits on Autumn Greeting Note cards, by Patty Bennett

 

Each thick Very Vanilla note card was sponged with Tangerine Tango ink, then I added a strip of Color Theory paper to the top of the note card and also sponged some ink on that as well. 

Each card is embellished with some Black Rhinestone jewels.  Autumn Greetings is found in the Seasonal Lantern stamp set and is stamped in Pumpkin Pie ink.

 

Spooky Night pumpkins die cut with the Patterned Pumpkins thinlits on Autumn Greeting Note cards, by Patty Bennett

 

The inspiration for these cards came from my friend Cindee.. I loved how she used the leaf punch behind the pumpkins, so I borrowed her idea for these cards.  I stamped them in Pear Pizzazz ink on Pear Pizzazz cardstock then punched them with the new leaf punch.  The image and punch are in a bundle called Painted Harvest, found on pg 49 in the 2017 Holiday catalog or HERE in my online store.

 

Spooky Night pumpkins die cut with the Patterned Pumpkins thinlits on Autumn Greeting Note cards, by Patty Bennett

 

I used a variety of Baker's Twine and ribbon on all the cards I made.  Below is the black and white Baker's twine. You can see and purchase all of these supplies in my online store by clicking any product photo at the bottom of this post.

 

Spooky Night pumpkins die cut with the Patterned Pumpkins thinlits on Autumn Greeting Note cards, by Patty Bennett

 

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GREAT Deal from Stampin' UP!, as you buy 3 packs of Designer Paper, you'll earn a 4th one FREE! 

 

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Embossing Paste Fall Leaf Cards

 

As we are officially heading into Fall now, I thought I'd share these Seasonal Layers fall leaf cards that I made many months ago, but saved for the fall.  These cards feature Stampin' Up! embossing paste colored with reinkers, and die cut with the Seasonal Layers leaf thinlit dies on my Big Shot.

 

Seasonal Layers fall leaf cards featuring Stampin' UP! embossing paste and brick wall mask from the Pattern Party mask set. by Patty Bennett

 

I die cut my own mask with a Window Sheet, Seasonal Layers leaves and the Big Shot.

I used that mask to create beautiful embossing paste leaves in fall colors!

 

Make your own leaf stencil with a window sheet and Seasonal Layers leaf thinlits, then use with Stampin' UP! embossing paste.

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Watch my Embossing Paste video HERE!

 

Make your own leaf mask for embossing paste with Stampin' Up! Seasonal Layers thinlits.

 

The colors of Stampin' UP! reinkers I used with the embossing paste are:  Tangerine Tango, Crushed Curry, Cajun Craze and Old Olive.
 

The Brick Backgrounds were created with embossing paste and the Pattern Party Decorative masks.

 

Stampin' UP! brick embossing paste background ideas.

 

Tip! When using embossing paste, use Washi Tape to hold your mask in place!

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After I created the leaves on the pieces of Color Theory paper, I decided to die cut them and use some of them on these cards.

 

Seasonal Layers fall leaf cards featuring Stampin' UP! embossing paste and brick wall mask from the Pattern Party mask set. by Patty Bennett

 

The Seasonal Layers thinlits are one of the best investments in the Stampin' UP! catalog... I love these leaves!!

 

Seasonal Layers fall leaf cards featuring Stampin' UP! embossing paste and brick wall mask from the Pattern Party mask set. by Patty Bennett

 

The Crisp and Cool circle was punched out of one of the Color Theory Memories & More cards, found on page 193 in the Stampin' Up! catalog.  I used the Starburst punch, then added some 1/4" copper trim behind it.

 

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Painted Harvest Sunflower Card with Burlap background

 

I was trying to think of a good background for my Painted Harvest sunflower cards, and I noticed my Burlap Background stamp on my shelf, so I pulled that out and used it for these sunflower cards... and I love how it lends the perfect fall, rustic touch to these cards! Find the Burlap Background stamp on page 165 of your 2017-2018 annual Stampin' Up! catalog or HERE online for clear mount and HERE online for wood mount.

 

Painted Autumn stamped Sunflower card featuring Stampin' UP! burlap background stamp and Remarkable You set. by Patty Bennett

 

I inked the Burlap background stamp in Crumb Cake ink and stamped one of the Whisper White panels, then went ahead and stamped a 2nd one without reinking.. so you'll see the variations in lighter and darker burlap backgrounds in this post.

 

I also added strips of Painted Harvest designer paper to each card as well as Glitter Enamel Dot embellishments.

 

Painted Harvest Sunflower card ideas featuring Stampin' UP! burlap background stamp, Happy Birthday Gorgeous and Remarkable You set. by Patty Bennett

 

I had fun playing with different ribbon embellishments, different cardstock colors for the base card and different colors for stamping the sunflower.  Scroll down to see the VIDEO in this post with more info about stamping the sunflower.

 

The You are Remarkable greeting is found in the Remarkable You stamp set (pg 142 annual catalog) and the Thankful greeting is found in the Painted Harvest set #144783.

 

Painted Autumn stamped Sunflower card featuring Stampin' UP! burlap background stamp and Remarkable You set. by Patty Bennett

 

The sunflowers are punched with the Starburst Punch and layered onto Daffodil Delight circles. 

The leaves are all stamped in Emerald Envy ink on Lemon Lime Twist cardstock, then punched with the Leaf Punch.  The leaf punch is part of the 10% off bundle: Painted Harvest Bundle #146021

 

Painted Autumn stamped Sunflower card featuring Stampin' UP! burlap background stamp and Happy Birthday Gorgeous set. by Patty Bennett

 

Happy Birthday is a greeting found in the Happy Birthday Gorgeous set, #143662.

Using Black Rhinestone jewels in the center of the sunflower is a fun way to dress up the card, too!

 

Tip! use Black Rhinestones for sunflower centers!!  Painted Autumn stamped Sunflower card featuring Stampin' UP! burlap background stamp and Happy Birthday Gorgeous set. by Patty Bennett

 

I previously shared this video with tips for stamping the Painted Harvest Sunflower.. if you missed it, please take a look, and it should help you with this stamp set.

 

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