Rooted in Nature Card

ROOTED IN NATURE CARD

I hope you’re not getting tired of my cards with the Rooted in Nature stamp set! Because I’m nowhere near finished creating with it!  Just think – this stamp set was just released, and I have a whole year to play with it! Hopefully I’ll convince you, during the year, that this set, plus the coordinating Nature’s Roots Framelits, belong in your craft room.

Rooted in Nature Card

With this card, I’m showing off the stamp set, the thinlits and the Nature’s Poem Designer Series Paper.

DETAILS

Create a card base of Soft Suede cardstock. Add a panel of Petal Pink cardstock on top, with Stampin’ Dimensionals. Take a panel of Nature’s Poem DSP, and cut on an angle; measure up 2 1/2″ on the right hand side. Attach it to the Petal Pink cardstock with Multipurpose Liquid Glue. Stamp the sentiment from the Rooted in Nature stamp set in the bottom right corner, with Tranquil Tide ink.

On a piece of Vellum cardstock, stamp 1 large leaf and 2 smaller leaf images in Versamark ink. Cover the images with White Embossing Powder, and set with the Heat Tool. Next, use the Big Shot with the  Nature’s Roots Framelits to die cut the leaves. Layer and attach them to the card front on the left side of the bottom of the DSP, with Mini Glue Dots. Tie a bow from (retired) Shimmer Ribbon in Tranquil Tide, and attach it on top of the leaves with more Glue Dots.

Rooted in Nature Card

I love how the embossed Vellum looks like a ‘skeletonized’ leaf, that you would find in late fall.

WHAT TO DO WITH THE CUT OFF DSP

Well, we never waste pretty paper, do we?! On the inside of the card, attach a panel of Whisper White cardstock. Next, use the liquid glue to attach the piece of DSP that you had cut from the bottom of the front panel. It adds a pretty statement to the inside of the card – and no waste!

Rooted in Nature Card

Very pretty, don’t you think? Leave me a comment on this post, and let me know how you like it! I always love to read your comments – and I’ll reply, too.

ORDER YOUR ROOTED IN NATURE SET

You can order the Bundle – which is the Rooted in Nature stamp set plus the Nature’s Roots Framelits – and save yourself 10%! You’ll probably want the rest of the suite as well, so be sure to browse through my online store. Click on the product images below to shop 24/7.

 

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I've always liked to create things, but I'm not a great artist, or sculptor, or any type of 'traditional' artist - but I love to stamp and create! I love the satisfaction of a completed project; whether a 3D item, or a card, or scrapbook page - as long as it can create a smile, evoke a feeling, or some type of reaction in the recipient. I hope you will enjoy sharing my creations, and occasional ramblings; I'd enjoy having you stamp and create with me! :) If you're in Canada, you can Join My Team as a SU! demonstrator. If you're in the Great Vancouver area, you're welcome to join my classes - we always have fun!

6 thoughts on “Rooted in Nature Card

    1. The embossing looks so pretty, doesn’t it Buffy? I can’t wait until fall! 🙂 Thanks for your comment!

    1. Thanks for such a lovely comment, Jackie! I’m so glad to read that you liked my card. Next time, I’m going to try more layering & see how it looks 🙂

    1. You’re so kind, Susan! I’m glad to read that you like my card, and the layout. Sometimes I get lucky with tying the bows just right! 🙂

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