Simply Succulents bundle

Here are two cards and I take you through the process in my video below. There are so many things that you can do with this set and I have seen some alternatives that will melt your mind!

Thick Basic White 11”x 4 ¼” scored at 5 ½”
Just Jade 5 ½”x4 ¼” Basic White 5 ½”x4” & scrap
Brass foil sheet 5 ¾”x 4 ¼”
Tuxedo black memento ink
Soft Seafoam/Mint Macaron/ Just Jade ink pads
Blending Brushes Potted Succulent Dies
Seal/Dimensionals/multipurpose glue

  • Use the largest intricate die on the Brass foil sheet
  • On scrap basic white stamp sentiment in memento ink and cut with the die that fits
  • On the basic White 5 ½”x4” use the blending brushes and start with lightest color at the top (1/3 way down)/next color and next color.  Then blend over top
  • Using very little, tiny dots of glue around edge of brass piece and a few spots in center adhere to the blended basic white.  Add dimensionals to the back of this piece
  • Adhere the Just Jade cardstock to the front of your card base with Seal
  • Adhere the brass piece centered on card front
  • Adhere Sentiment with seal

Highland Heather card base 11”x4 ¼” scored 5 ½”
In Good Taste DSP 5 ¼”x 4” Basic White 4” square Highland Heather Scrap
Pear Pizzazz 4”x3” Brass Foil 1 ½” X 2 ¾”
Linen Thread Hammered Metal Embossing folder
Watercolor Pencils & Blender Pens
Tuxedo Black Memento ink
Seal/Dimensionals/Glue dots

  • Adhere the In Good Taste DSP to the card base with Seal
  • Stamp 2 succulents & Sentiment on the BW with Memento ink
  • Color the 2 succulents with the Watercolor pencils and blend with blender pen
  • Using the coordinating dies, cut the succulents and the sentiment with your cutting tool.  Cut and additional sentiment piece from the highland heather scrap for backing
  • Run the brass foil sheet through with hammered metal EF, then cut with tub die
  • Cut 2 aloe vera plants from the pear pizzazz
  • Using the tub for your placement, adhere the 2 Aloe vera plants with seal or glue.  Adhere the smaller succulent atop the aloe vera on the right
  • Using dimensionals, adhere the tub and then the bigger succulent
  • Cut the additional HH piece in half and adhere to the back of sentiment with seal.  Add dimensionals and adhere to card base slightly behind the aloe vera

Keep on Crafting!
Francine Wilson, your crafting coach
Independent Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator

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