WATERCOLOR WINGS ARTICLE FROM SCRAPBOOK & CARDS

I thought I would share a feature article from Stampin’ Up! artist, Allison, on my FAVORITE STAMP SET in the catalog – WATERCOLOR WINGS on Page 75 in the new catalog – AND IT’S AVAILABLE AS A BUNDLE TOO!   I can’t wait to play with this stamp set and matching dies!  Here is the article:

Good morning SCT friends, Allison Okamitsu here!  I’m so very excited to be here today! I started working with Catherine and the Scrapbook & Cards Today team as the lead on the Stampin’ Up! Inspiration Saturday feature, and now here I am with my very own Card Cafe Thursday post! I’m thrilled to be sharing some projects with you!

I created the cards below using the new Watercolor Wings Bundle from Stampin’ Up! I know you’re going to fall in love with the versatility of this set, just as I did.

Stampinup_watercolorwings_nicepeoplestamp_allisonokamitsu_1

This card is a very simple one layer beauty that really highlights this amazing collection of stamps. This is a three step stamping set, so you can stamp one image on top of another to create endless colour combinations!

Stampinup_watercolorwings_nicepeoplestamp_allisonokamitsu_2

You can see here how I layered the colours to create the final look. These colours are Daffodil Delight, Bermuda Bay, and Black.

Stampinup_watercolorwings_nicepeoplestamp_allisonokamitsu_3

As I got playing with this bundle I created several different coloured butterflies, this one here is in Pool Party, Bermuda Bay, and Island Indigo. Of course I had to add a little more (sometimes more IS more!) and paired it with a piece of vellum cut with the co-ordinating intricate butterfly die.

Stampinup_watercolorwings_nicepeoplestamp_allisonokamitsu_4

This addition adds a great layer of dimension to the card!

Stampinup_watercolorwings_nicepeoplestamp_allisonokamitsu_5

I’m a big fan of the unexpected, and I think these very bright butterlies with the clear Window Sheet die cut, on top of some super sparkly Dazzling Diamonds Glimmer Paper, fit the bill.

Stampinup_watercolorwings_nicepeoplestamp_allisonokamitsu_6

For these butterlies I only used the base image, rather than using the three on top of one another, so the clear die cut butterly could really stand out.

Thank you so much for allowing me to share with you today. I hope you leave here inspired!

~ Allison Okamitsu

There you have it!  How FUN are these projects?  This is a MUST HAVE from the new catalog – order yours NOW – Butterflies and Summer – go hand in hand!

Supply List

Built for Free Using:My Stampin Blog

I hope you enjoyed this post, please do use the June hostess code RVS9P9RM to support LastMinuteStamper!  If your order is over $150, please do not use this code as You become the hostess and get the Rewards!
~ Gail
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s