Super Simple Cards: Dandelion Wishes Meets Bokeh Dots

Dandelion Wishes Meets Bokeh Dots for Super Simple Cards

 

super simple cards

super simple cards

Super Simple Cards

Hello Paper Crafters!! Today I have some super simple cards I made while watching the Super Bowl. I am not a big football fan but even I know that was a pretty boring game and so all the better for me to be stamping. That’s when I’m in my happy place. I chose Dandelion Wishes and Bokeh Dots because they go together so well. These cards were effortless.

Dandelion Wishes

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The Dandelion Wishes stamp set is what I call The Perfect Stamp Set. It has 3 beautiful images of dandelions and 3 sentiments, so you only need this one set to create beautiful cards, perfect! The style of the images is elegant, playful and simple and the fonts are a gorgeous mix of san serif and cursive. The cursive font is so pretty and fits the mood of this stamp set perfectly. I love it when fonts are mixed.

Bokeh Dotssuper simple cards

The Bokeh Dots is a stamp set that contains 2 background stamps. One is the typical dots (you think of when you hear the word Bokeh) and the other is a star burst. You can create soft and subtle backgrounds with the two bokeh stamps. If you don’t know what Bokeh is you can read about it here. This is also one of our patent pending Distinktive stamp sets. The surface of the rubber is etched in a way that the ink is laid down in different opacities which create an image with lots of depth and realism.

Lasting Lily Stamp Set

 

super simple cards

If you love Distinktive stamps like I do then the Lasting Lily stamp set is a must have. This stamp set is what I call a Super Perfect Stamp Set with 10 sentiments, 5 images to build lilies and a texture stamp. You can see a card I made here with this stamp set. You can choose this stamp set for FREE when you make a qualifying purchase during Sale-a-bration ($100).

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The Color Palette

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Card 2

Card 3

Recipe: Paper. Images. Embellishments.

Paper: Whisper White & Very Vanilla CS
Images: Dandelion Wishes & Bokeh Dots stamp sets & Pool Party, Basic Gray, Blushing Bride & Berry Burst Stampin’ Pads
Embellishments: none
Extras: Block E

The Project:

super simple cards

super simple cards

Step 1:

Cut your pieces.

  • Whisper White card stock: Cut 2 in half horizontally (5 ½” x 8 ½”), score at 4 ¼”.
  • Very Vanilla card stock: Cut in half horizontally (5 ½” x 8 ½”), score at 4 ¼”.

Step 2:

Stamp your images.

  • “Dots” background: Stamp in center of Whisper White card base with Pool Party ink.
  • “Star Burst” background: Stamp in center of card with Blushing Bride ink.
  • “Dots” background: Stamp in center of Whisper White card base with Blushing Bride ink.
  • Basic Gray ink: Stamp “I made a wish…” at bottom right and then single dandelion on top left.
  • Fresh Fig ink: Stamp “Wishes for a …” at top right and then dandelion seeds in a diagonal line; one above the sentiment and two below.
  • Basic Gray ink: Stamp “Sending well…” at bottom right and then 3 dandelions on top center.

 

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You can earn the Lasting Lily (a $17 value) stamp set for FREE  when you purchase the products to make these cards for $106.50 (excluding shipping and tax).

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Lois Avellanet
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