Sunday, July 30, 2023

Share it Sunday! Free tutorial - Earthen Textures


It's Sunday - and time to share another great card and free tutorial!   This is a card made with the Earthen Elegance Suite. What beautiful stamp set/dies and DSP.  Earthy and Elegant - so named appropriately - and it's a fun fold! 

Hope you like it too!  Enjoy!  

#161518 Earthen Elegance Suite $74.25

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Earthen Textures

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·       Stamp Sets: Earthen Textures (161504)      (bundled with the dies at a discount 161514)

·       Cardstock (CS) and Designer Series Paper (DSP): Thick White (159229); Pretty Peacock (150880); Copper Clay (161721); Crumb Cake (120953); Very Vanilla (101650); Earthen Elegance  (161503)

·       Stamp Pads: VersaMark (102283); Copper Clay (161647); Pretty Peacock (150083); Crumb Cake (147116)

·       Tools: Earthen Textures (161513) and Stylish Shapes (159183) Dies; Blending Brushes (153611); Bone Folder (102300); Paper Snips (103579), Paper Trimmer (152392), Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machine (149653)

·       Miscellaneous: Loose Daisy Embellishments (160555); Stampin’ Emboss Powders Basic (155554); Heat Tool (129053); 2023-2025 In Color Dots (161620); Stampin’ Dimensionals (104430); Stampin’ Seal Adhesive (152813); Multipurpose Liquid Glue (110755); Fine Tip Glue Pen (138309)


 ·       Pretty Peacock: 4 1/4” x 11” card base, 3” die-cut circle

·       Copper Clay: 3 3/4” x 5”, scraps for banner and twig die-cuts

·       Thick White: 2 1/2” die-cut circle, scrap for pot

·       Very Vanilla: 4” x 5 1/4”

·       Designer Series Paper: 3 1/2” x 4 3/4” (wood grain), scrap for large palm frond die-cut (Pretty Peacock)


1.    Score card base at 3 1/2” and 9” along the 11” edge; fold and burnish.

2.    With the card base closed, mount the Copper Clay cardstock piece to the center of the card front, adhering the piece to the 2” top flap of the card base only.  

3.    Glue the wood look DSP to the center of the Copper Clay cardstock piece. 

4.    Mount the 3” Pretty Peacock die-cut circle to the center of the card front, overlapping the right edge slightly.

5.    Use a Blending Brush to add Crumb Cake shading to the center of the Thick White cardstock 2 1/2” die-cut circle.  Glue the circle to the center of the Pretty Peacock cardstock circle.  

6.    Stamp a Copper Clay ink pot image on Thick White cardstock, add Copper Clay ink shading on the right side of the pot image with Blending Brush; die-cut.

7.    Decorate the Thick White die-cut circle on the card front with pot, palm frond, twig, and fern leaf die-cuts adhered with Multipurpose Liquid Glue.  Note:  The pot is mounted with Stampin’ Dimensionals.  Add small daisy embellishments to the top of the pot on the right using a Fine Tip Glue Pen.

8.    Stamp a piece of Copper Clay cardstock with sentiment of choice using VersaMark ink, add white embossing powder; heat set. Use a banner die to cut out the sentiment.  Mount the die-cut banner to the card front using Stampin’ Dimensionals under the left side and Multipurpose Liquid Glue to adhere the right end to the pot.

9.    Randomly add three In Color Dots to the card front.

10. Stamp the bottom right corner of the Very Vanilla cardstock piece with images and colors of choice to match the front of the card.  Glue the piece in the inside center of the card base.


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