Stampin’ Up! Poinsettia Petals Meets Heart Warming Hugs Card for the Happy Inkin’ Thursday Blog Hop

Hi Stampers, today we have a sketch challenge, Poinsettia Petals takes center stage with my card design.  The Heartwarming Hugs DSP paired beautifully with the bright red poinsettia to give this card a traditional Christmas touch.

The sketch:

Stampin’ Up! Poinsettia Petals:

The recipe:

Card base: Whisper White 4-1/4 x 11, scored at 5-1/2

DSP panel: Heartwarming Hugs 4 x 5-1/4

Small mat: Mossy Meadow 2-3/4 x 4-1/8

Art piece: Whisper White die cut with the  Stitched Rectangle Die that measures 2-5/8 x 4

Banner: Heartwarming Hugs 2 x 5-1/2 punched at the bottom with the Banner Triple Punch

The details:

  • Stamp the two small layers of the poinsettia flower from the Poinsettia Petals stamp set onto Real Red card stock with Vera Mark Ink
  • Sprinkle White Embossing Powder over the stamped images and heat emboss with your heat tool
  • Die cut the two stamped images out with the coordinating Poinsettia Dies
  • Glue the two poinsettia petal together
  • Stamp three small poinsettia leaves with Mossy Meadow Ink onto Mossy Meadow card stock
  • Die cut the three leaves out using the Poinsettia Dies

The Sentiment:

  • Stamp your sentiment from the Poinsettia Petals stamp on the Whisper White art piece with Black Tuxedo Memento Ink

Putting the card together:

  • Adhere the Heartwarming DSP panel to the card front
  • Adhere the 2 inch banner to the right side of the front of the card with Stampin Seal
  • Adhere the art piece to the Mossy Meadow mat
  • Wrap a piece of Real Red Ribbon from All the Trimming Ribbon Pack around this matted art piece
  • Attach the art piece to the front of the card with Dimensionals
  • Adhere your poinsettia to the right bottom of the art piece
  • Tuck in the three leaves

Finishing touches:

  • Add a Real Red bow from  All the Trimming Ribbon Pack to the left of the poinsettia
  • Add some Gilded Gems here and here for add sparkle to the front of the card and few in the center of the poinsettia

Here is our team:

Alright, on with the hop!  Click the button below to hop over to see what the rest of the team created for you today:

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And just in case you get lost along the way, here is a list of the team members involved in the hop today:

Amy Koenders:

Mary Deatherage:

Kristi Gray:

Jaimie Babarczy:

Sue Prather: 

Karen Finkle:

Akiko Sudano:

Karen Ksenzakovic:

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These are the products I used to make my card:

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