Hello and thanks for stopping by today! Today is the January OSAT Blog Hop where we are creating projects with Sale-a-bration and Occasions catalog products. Below are links to all of the blogs in this Hop, showing more ideas. I have chosen to create a card and matching gift bag with Party Pandas stamp set (Sale-a-bration) and the Amazing Congratulations stamp set (Occasions).
Party Pandas card & gift bag
measurements for this project
For the card:
Whisper White Thick card stock card base is 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″
Watercolor paper scrap for sentiment
Whisper White Thick card stock scraps for stamped panda & banner
For the bag:
Bubbles & Fizz DSP scrap for Square die cut
Whisper White Thick card stock scraps for stamped pandas & Square die cut
Party Pandas stamp set
Last year it was the Hey, Chick! stamp set that was much sought after and all the rage. This year the pandas are taking over. I was not really a fan of the chickens but these pandas are adorable! Simple stamping will get the job done with these party animals. I stamped and then fussy cut in this project, to give them a true focal point in each project. The panda is holding a simple banner created by punching little strips from the Everyday Label Punch, folding the strip over the twine and adhering with a glue dot.
The greeting is from a new stamp set called Amazing Congratulations. I hope you check it out, as I haven’t worked with anything like it. There is a large open image word stamp (I have used in my project) and several stamps that fill in the words. Kind of hard to describe, be sure to have a look (click on the product link to see it in full). The image is stamped in Island Indigo and heat set with clear embossing powder. This holds in the watercoloring I did with stamp pads.
Matching gift bag
Decorating a Gold Striped Gift Bag is too easy. Two die cut squares, a few fussy cut pandas with Stampin Blends highlights, some paper ribbon and shazaam! It’s a done deal.
For a visual demonstration of this project, CLICK HERE to watch on You Tube.
Here is a list of supplies I used to make this card project. Links are here that you can click to get product info and purchase items, at no additional cost to you, as well. Thank you for your support with your purchase
Having more ways to create a focal point on your project can make a project work for you. I hope you like this project and will come back to visit often! Thanks for stopping by today.
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