Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Stampin' Up! Occasions Catalog Balloon Adventures and Hey, Chick! DOstamperSTARS DSC#225

Do you want to have some fun creating a whimsical Easter Card?! Stampin' Up! Hey Chick and Balloon Adventures are designed to create opportunities to smile!


This weeks' DOstamperSTARS challenge inspires a creation that brings a smile to your face when you think about Easter treats!  The colors and Easter egg candy is a definite opportunity to use Hey, Chick Stamp Set #141328 in the Sale-a-bration catalog through March 31st, 2017, and Balloon Adventure Stamp Set #142823 and Balloon Pop-Up Thinlits Dies #142753 in the Occasions Catalog through May 31st, 2017.

Supplies needed: Balloon Adventure Stamp Set #142823 and Balloon Pop-Up Thinlits Dies #142753 in the Occasions Catalog through May 31st, 2017, Hey, Chick Stamp Set #141328 during Sale-a-bration through March 31st, 2017. Tangerine Tango Cardstock #111349, Wild Wasabi Cardstock #108641, So Saffron Cardstock #105118, Whisper White Cardstock #100730Tangerine Tango Ink #126946, Wild Wasabi Ink #126959, So Saffron Ink #126597, Soft Sky Ink #131181, Soft Suede #126978, Sahara Sand #126976.

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So, let's get started with the fun!  1) Cut two Tangerine Tango cardstock #111349 5 x 7, one So Saffron cardstock #105118 4 3/4 x 6 3/4, one Whisper White cardstock #100730 4 3/4 x 6 3/4 and 6 x 4, one Wild Wasabi cardstock #108641 6 1/4 x 4 1/4.

2) Die cut and stamp balloons with Balloon Pop-Up Thinlits Dies #142753 and Balloon Adventure Stamp Set #142753.  Cut off ends of balloons to create the egg shapes!

3) Stamp and cut masks for balloons, mother chicken, and three chick eggs.

4) Stamp chicken and chick eggs in Soft Suede Ink #126976.  Mask chicken and eggs, sponge background. Tip: start with front eggs, mask front images to create second row. Reveal images and blend chicken and chick eggs with Blender pens #102845.

5) Inside of card mask and stamp images, blend chicken and chick egg.

6) Adhere and mat with Stampin' Dimensionals #104430 and add Cherry Cobbler Baker's Twine #123125.

I hope you enjoyed creating this fun Easter card!

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  1. What a fun card Joan! Great use of the balloon framelits for eggs. Thanks for playing along for this week's DOstamperSTARS Thursday Challenge!

  2. Really cute card. What did you use for the chicken wire?

    1. Thanks Kate, the background was stamped with Darcie's heart & home that I had on hand. Probably any hexagon background stamp would work as well.

  3. Really cute card! Love all the different techniques.

  4. Really cute card! Love all the different techniques.

  5. Love your card! So darn cute!