This Amazing Silhouettes Slimline card is much prettier than this photo shows but unfortunately, I mailed off both cards before I took a better photo. I am a firm believer in sending cards and not hanging onto them!
Slimline cards are fun to make and easy too! I especially love that Stampin’ Up! has the slimline envelopes in the new January – June 2022 Mini Catalog. They are so much nicer than using a business envelope and easier than creating your own from card stock.
To create this card, here is what you will need to cut:
Balmy Blue card base 7″ x 8 1/2″, score at 3 1/2″.
Blackberry Bliss Mat 3 1/4″ x 8 1/4″
Basic White card front 3 1/8″ x 8 1/8″
Basic White for inside 3 1/4″ x 8 1/4″
I made this card for a FaceBook Live and demonstrated how to use the clear embossing powder with Blackberry Bliss ink to make it look like Blackberry Bliss embossing. (You can do this technique with any color ink.)
I also showed how I use the die cut negative to help line up the die cut words for the “just want to say” die. You can watch the video below to see these tips for yourself.
Facebook Live Video
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Artfully composed stamp camp
Please join me and 11 talented Stampin’ Up! demonstrators from around the world for an amazing Stamp Camp experience. This Artfully Composed Stamp Camp will feature the colorful and fun Artfully Composed suite of products. You can see each of the items here:
Unfortunately, the ribbon is currently unavailable in the USA, but you could substitute either of these two ribbons:Product List
This Stamp Camp includes a card kit to make 12 cards…one designed by each of the demonstrators on the Creativity Abounds team. In this card kit you will get the card bases and any pieces of card stock needed to make the card. If a die other than the ones included in the Artfully Layered Bundle is used, it will be cut for you. Envelopes are included as well.
You will use your Artfully Composed patterned paper, Artfully Layered Bundle, ribbon, Faux Sea Shapes, and inks/adhesives.
This kit will come with an emailed written tutorial for each card as well as “unlisted” videos to show you how to make the cards.
On January 28-29, 2022, you will be part of an exclusive Facebook Group where we will have 12 LIVE presentations showing another project made with the suite. As the group is international, some LIVES will be at less convenient times, but they will all be recorded in the FaceBook group and you will have access to them forever.
The only fee to participate in this Stamp Camp is purchase through me of the Artfully Composed Suite (purchased as a bundle, two paper packs, and embellishments with a substitute ribbon) for approximately $90 (depends on the ribbon chosen.) If you already own these products, please substitute any other $90 (before shipping and tax) of products. REMEMBER: add just $10 of product and you will earn 2 FREE $50 Sale-a-bration items or 1 FREE $100 item.
You can order by clicking on this link: SHOP WITH CHATNCRAFT WITH LORRAINE and this will input the host code for you automatically. I will be notified of your purchase and will enroll you in Stamp Camp. Please be sure to order as soon as possible to ensure that nothing becomes unavailable!
About a week before Stamp Camp you will receive your card kit in the mail. Then a few days before the Artfully Composed Stamp Camp starts, you will receive an invitation to join the exclusive Facebook group.
If you have any questions, please email me at email@example.com.
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Anyone who shops with me receives a free tutorial bundle packed with project ideas and details. Here’s a sneak peek at the Artfully Composed Tutorial Bundle that I am currently giving away.
Please email me if you have any questions or I can assist you in any way.
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