Friday, December 12, 2014

{Spotlight Project} Deepti Plays with Patterned Papers and Sugar Rush!

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Hello, friends! Deepti here and welcome to my 7th spotlight feature. The new stamp club set, Sugar Rush, has got on me and I couldn't help but create a trendy card with it.

So here's a look at the finished card. The idea is to keep the color scheme simple and use patterned paper for this trendy set.

Here's a step-by-step photo tutorial on how to came this card.

Step 1
Cut the patterned paper into panels, with the woodgrain panel wider than the grey striped panel. Adhere the panels on card base with some glue and foam tape.

Step 2
 Stamp the macarons on patterned paper, fussy cut, and slightly shade it with color pencils.

Step 3
Also stamp the sentiment and create a mini tag. I created this by drawing the tag around the sentiment with a scale and pencil and then cutting it with a trimmer, and punching a hole.

Step 4
Finally, assemble all the elements. To add some interest to the design, I added tissue paper behind the stamped image.

Here's the finished card once again :)

That finishes my 7th spotlight feature :) I hope you enjoyed it and will give this a try. Happy crafting!

Stamps Deepti used in today's project:


Sugar Rush is the December 2014/January 2015 set in the STAMPlorations stamp club! Join the club and get this set shipped to you for free wherever you are in the world! Read more about our stamp club here. We've got lots of perks, including a free 4" by 6" stamp set like Trendy Butterflies sent every 3rd shipment (or immediately after signing up for the semi-annual subscription)

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  1. Cute card, Deepti! The new stamps are such fun ones.

  2. That tissue paper behind the macarons is such a cool little touch because it reminds me of the papers you use in a bakery to select your choice. Cute design!

  3. The macarons look so jummy on your card! A great one again...

  4. This looks DELICIOUS! And I totally adore the use of the tissue paper--genius! LOVE the neutrals, too! VERY trendy! HUGS! :) Mynn xx

  5. Truly a 'sweet' card, Deepti....and now I'm craving macarons!

  6. this is so sweet, literally :p it's cute!! making me want some now!

  7. So cute - love the macaroons.
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  8. the papers compliment the image perfectly. Super colouring. the macarons lokk so life-like!

  9. Love thes new macarons! They really stand out against that wood Grain!

  10. The sugar rush set is so cute. There are so many sentiments!! This card is super sweet.

  11. Deepti! This is a beautiful combination of PP and a new stamps! An outstanding job done with a brilliant use of tissue paper, AMAZING!!!

  12. Those cookies look good enough to eat! That tissue paper behind them makes it look like you just opened them up. Love it!

  13. this is so cute--love all the details, esp the tissue paper!

  14. Awesome, great layering with the tiny extras. Very "I would like some", please.


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