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How to Make Paper Magnolias

Good Morning Magnolia Paper Flowers

Hello Friends,

Make these beautiful paper magnolias and other flowers year around with the Magnolia Memory Dies and, believe it or not, the Hot Air Balloon Punch.  In the video tutorial below I'll show you step by step how to make these beautiful paper flowers along with a small flower.

 

You'll be a Paper Crafting Queen after you master the art of making paper flowers.  Make the gorgeous flowers for home decor projects or for placing on packages.

How to make paper flowers

Here's a smaller flower made with the same dies.  By changing the colors and making smaller flowers, you can achieve a completely different look.


Good Morning Magnolia Stampin' Up!

I arranged the smaller purple flowers and some daisies made with the Daisy Punch to make the center bouquet.  The tissue box was covered with the stunning Magnolia Lane Designer Paper.  To make the oval opening for the tissues, I cut an oval with the Layering Ovals dies.


Good Morning Magnolia Stampin' Up!

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Have a fabulous day!

 Newfeichtsiggy

Good Morning Magnolia Stampin' Up!

 

Make Your Own Paper Flowers and impress your friends with your beautiful bouquets.  Click the pictures to shop online.

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5 Free As a Bird Projects

Free As a Bird by Robin Feicht

Hello Friends,

Let me introduce you to the Free As A Bird Bundle by Stampin' Up!  with 5 pretty projects.  It's that time of year here in Ohio.  The birds are nesting and fledglings are hatching.  Practically everywhere I look there's a bird perched singing its happy song.


Free As a Bird Stampin' Up!

For this Free As a Bird card, I spend a fair amount of time fussy cutting and coloring, but the results were worth it plus the process was enjoyable.  I colored my birds with Crumb Cake, light Pineapple Punch, Light Petal Pink and Light Heather Highland Stampin' Blends.  Hint:  I wanted the lighter Purple Posy blend, but it hasn't arrived at my house yet.  

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My workaround until my Purple Posy Stampin' Blend arrives was to pick up a little bit of the light Highland Heather with my Color Lifter and color.

Paper Flowers by Robin Feicht

I love paper crafts and I especially like making beautiful paper flower bouquets.  The white and yellow daisies were fashioned with the Daisy Punch and the Daisy Delight Stamp set.  I used Whisper White and So Saffron inks and card stock.  The centers are the dazzling Gold Faceted Gems.  I simply curled the petals with my bone folder and stacked a couple of daisies together. 

The purple flowers were made entirely with paper and the Magnolia Memory Dies.  They were pure pleasure to make and arrange into a lovely bouquet.  I used Highland Heather, Gorgeous Grape, So Saffron and Mossy Meadow card stock.  After that, it was simply a matter of manipulating the card stock with my bone folder and my fingers to form these lovely little posies.

 
Free As A Bird Stampin' Up!

You may have heard by now that the launch of the new Purple Posy Ink Pads and reinkers has been delayed because of quality issues.  That didn't stop me from enjoying the new Purple Posy.  I simply stamped my background with my VersaMark Ink Pad and my Free As A Bird stamp set unto Purple Posy Card Stock.  Beautiful!


Free As A Bird Stampin' Up!

Did you notice the card base?  They are captivating and they come in a pretty tin which I naturally had to embellish, more about that in a minute. The Bird Ballad Laser-Cut Cards & Tin is captivating.  I simply slipped a piece of Petal Pink card stock between the layers.  The scalloped envelopes are lovely too.  Each tin is loaded with 12  laser-cut cards and scalloped envelopes.

Bird Ballad Stampin' Up!

Who wouldn't like to receive this pretty tin as a gift?  It's simply gorgeous!  For my final project today I tried my hand at coloring Blue Birds.  What do you think?  Is there a project that you would like to revisit with a tutorial?  Let me know in the comments below.

To order your own Free As a Bird Bundle and Bird Ballad Laser-Cut Cards & Tin Click Here.

 

 

Have a fabulous day,

 Newfeichtsiggy

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Introducing the Sailing Home Suite by Stampin' Up!

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Masculine cards are easy and fun with the new Sailing Home Suite from Stampin' Up!. Let me share some cards and home decor pieces that I have made recently.

Sailing Home Stampin' Up!

This card is probably a bit over the top or for the Avid Stamper.   But, honestly, I was having fun playing with my new Sailing Home Bundle and Memories & More Pack.  The lighthouses in the background are a card from the Come Sail Away Memories and More Card Pack.  I fashioned the Lifesaver using a combination of Layering Circle dies, card stock and Night of Navy/Sahara Sand Baker's Twine. The Sailboat, birds, and sentiment were stamped using the Sailing Home Stamp Set and Night of Navy Ink.    Everything else was cut with the Smooth Sailing Dies.  And finally, I layered and arranged to create an eye-appealing scene.


Sailing Home Stampin' Up!

My Nautical Home Decor piece was inspired by this card.  Again, my background is a piece from the Come Sail Away Memories and More Card Pack.  The Sentiment was stamped with the High Tide companion stamp set.

 
Sailing Home Stampin' Up!

I used the Masking Technique to create the sailboat in the moonlight scene behind the lighthouse.  The entire card was made with the Sailing Home Bundle and the Circle Layering dies.


Sailing Home Stampin' Up!

The Come Sail Away Memories and More Card Pack is jam-packed with all sorts of handsome cards and stickers.  You can use it as is like I did with the tissue box or ...


Sailing Home Stampin' Up!

you can combine the card pack with the Sailing Home Bundle to make all sorts of masculine projects. 

 

What projects would you make with the Sailing Home Suite by Stampin' Up!?  I love to hear from you.  What was your favorite project today?  To get started on your own nautical projects order from the Sailing Home Suite today.

 

Have a fabulous day,

 Newfeichtsiggy