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Create Your Own Sunshine: Scrapbook Adhesives Hop

Greetings! It's time for another fun hop with the Stampendous team. We are featuring fantastic products by Scrapbook Adhesives this week, and you are sure to fall in love with their products if you don't use and love them already.  And yes, there are of course prizes! Check them out in the banner below, and visit the Stampendous Blog for all of the details regarding them. 

So for my project today, I have a card. Sometimes, you see a stamp, and you just fall in love....right? That's no just me, I hope! Well, that's what happened with this stamp from Stampendous. It's called Create Sunshine. There's just some thing...or things...that I absolutely love on this image, so it was one of the first that I worked on for our April catalog. 

1. Stamp the image with Onyx Black VersaFine ink and color using the Tombow colors listed. Die cut the image using the smaller "P" Fitted Frame. Cut the corrugated turquoise cardstock with the larger "P" Fitted Frame. Use foam squares to pop the colored layer up off of the turquoise mat. 

2. Create the card base using Banana Pepper cardstock cut to 8" x 5 1/2" and fold in half. Sprinkle Chunky White Embossing Enamel around the edges of the card base and heat set from underneath. It's good to work with only 2 sides at a time so that the enamel doesn't spill before you heat set it. 

3. Cut cork sheet with Letter "B" and cut in half (on the short side). Affix to the card base with Zip Dry glue. Attach mat and top layer to card base with more foam squares. 

CRP286: Create Sunshine
DCP1005: Fitted Frames Set A
DCP1006: Fitted Frames Set B
FREG021: Chuncky White Embossing Enamel
MPW811: Mixed Media Paper
Acrylic Stamp Handle
STF082: Onyx Black VersaFine Ink

Tombow Dual Brush Markers: 947, 879, 133, 177, 062, 055, 985, 942, 856, N15, 990, 443, 526, 451, N79, N89
My Colors Cardstock: Banana Pepper
DCWV: Turquoise Corrugated Cardstock, Red Cork Sheet
Scrapbook Adhesives: Foam Squares
Beacon Adhesives: Zip Dry Glue

Below you'll see a photo of one of my daughter's dress-up dresses. You may recognize it.... It's Anna's from Frozen Fever. I didn't realize how nicely it coordinated with the dress until I had finished the card. She had been wearing it for days before I made the card, so I guess I was subconsciously influenced by it. 

Below is the list of hoppers that have projects to share with you today. Please be sure to visit them all, ad leave them some love! You don't want to miss out on the chance to win prizes. Thanks for stopping by. Have an inspiring day!
Alison Heikkila (that's me!)


Arty Beginnings said…
Beautiful - your colours really pop!
Pam B said…
Gorgeous card!
Amanda Rhodes said…
I love the sunflower and the sentiment!
Gina Furman said…
What a beautiful card! I love the bright, cheery look of it! The sunflower stamp is so pretty. I really like the blue corrugated paper mat. It brings out the coloring in the banner so well! TFS your work with us today.
Arianna Barbara said…
Wow! Great card! I love sunflowers! The colours and the sentiment are beautiful!!!
Leanne said…
Beautiful card & stamp.
This is so beautiful! Love the yellow & blue together. Gorgeous coloring.
Spring-y, delightful, fun, yummy and sunshiney are all words I would use to describe this card!! Love the bright colors and anyone would have to smile when they receive this card!! It makes my heart happy! TFS!
Elaine said…
Beautiful card!
Robin said…
Such a pretty card! So bright and cheery! Hugs, Robin
Greta said…
Love your project--beautifully designed!
Rea' said…
Beautiful cards! I think I NEED that sentiment Stamp Create Sunshine :)
TracyM #6773 said…
GORGEOUS card Alison!!!
WOW - you have created such CHEERY sunshine to share, LOVE the stamped panel, LOVE your colouring, LOVE the sentiment, LOVE the chunky white enamel specks on the background, LOVE IT ALL!!!
THANK YOU for sharing :)
Tracy from Australia
Oh this is SO PRETTY! Isn't that amazing how a mind hangs on to those visual prompts to use later? The card really does look a lot like the dress. :) Fabulous card, Alison.
I love this bright sunflower card! SO pretty and cheerful!
Take care!
cghundley said…
Lovely card,
great stamp.
Love that it
matches the
Carla from Utah
Very pretty card. Love the sunny colors and the white splatter in the background. TFS
MTPatB said…
I love the huge sunflower and sentiment. Thanks for the tip of working one side at a time for the chunky enamel.
karenajo said…
Super card - love the coloring, layers and design and colors !!!
McStamper said…
Love your beautiful card.
Sue D said…
Cute! Sunflowers always make me smile.
Mary Holshouser said…
I love the ribbon with the sentiment.
The sunflower is so pretty. Haven't
seen one of those in awhile.
thanks for sharing a happy card.
Judy said…
This stamp is gorgeous! I love your colors and design on the card. Thanks for sharing.
Nancy Noble said…
Very pretty card. Bright and cheerful
Viki Banaszak said…
This is gorgeous! I love sunflowers and the colors you used in this card are perfect!
Ausra said…
Love the sunflower, adds sunshine to a gloomy day!!
Ausra said…
Love the sunflower, adds sunshine to a gloomy day!
Karen Glover said…
Beautiful! And who doesn't love sunflowers?
Carla said…
I love sunflowers so this was a win win in stamp choice and design arrangement. I'm so inspired. TFS!!!
Kathryn said…
I agree with you that this stamp is great! Love your designed card very much!!
Jackie P Neal said…
Gorgeous,happy and full of sunshine Alison!!
Late Blooming said…
Love the sunflower and the sentiment is so true.
Cynthia Xavier said…
Beautiful card. Great details.
Diane Bruce said…
Very lovely. Thanks for sharing.
Oliev said…
Awesome card, I love sunflowers:-)
on a good day said…
It is a beautiful card and I love the sentiment. It is so true. Sometimes we have to make our own sunshine! tfs Germaine
Joela Pascoe said…
I can see why you love this stamp, absolutely beautiful card.
sharon said…
And there are some of us who can't count that high. LOL You have a wonderful way with color.
Denise Bryant said…
Love the colors and that beautiful sunflower!
Laura Turcotte said…
what a gorgeous card!
Barb said…
This is a beauty!
Deborah said…
I can see why you fell in love with this stamp. I love sunflowers and the sentiment is wonderful. Your coloring is awesome! I think the dress is cute but the sunflowers on it do not hold a candle to yours...just sayin' lol tfs.
Tee said…
I love sunflower stamps and this one is gorgeous with the perfect sentiment! Lovely card!
Jean said…
Just gorgeous! Perfect!
Corinne said…
so FABULOUS, love that stamp and your colors are awesome...
Miriam Prantner said…
What a fun image! I love the coloring and that great chunky embossing powder!
Sherry Butcher said…
This is just great, love the colors. Thanks for sharing.
Linsey R said…
What a bright and beautiful card, Alison! I love it!

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