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Free Friday Tutorial Dove of Hope

It's Friday again!  I have a beautiful project for you today.  I did not create it, but I wish I did.  It is really pretty.  Of course I'll have the tutorial to download too!

Tutorial Medley Dove of Hope

I told you!  Here are all the details.

Dove of Hope


Stamp Sets: Dove of Hope (153406)

Cardstock: Whisper White (100730), Balmy Blue (146982)

Ink: Tuxedo Black (132708) Versamark (102283)

Tools & Accessories: Stitched Shapes dies (152323), Detailed Doves dies (153526)

Rhinestone Basic Jewels (144220), Whisper White Silver Edge ribbon (144213)

Stampin’ Blends: Balmy Blue (154830), Smoky Slate (145058)



Cut a 4 ¼” x 11” Balmy Blue card base.

Score at 2 ¾” & 5 ½”.

Stamp the branch image all over the left side of the card front using Versamark ink. (see photo)

Fold the card in half.

Fold the center of the card front down. (see photo)

Cut a 2 5/8” Whisper White stitched square.

Stamp the sentiment onto the square using Tuxedo Black ink.

Adhere the square to the INSIDE of the card using Stampin’ Dimensionals. (see photo)

Cut a 2 5/8” Whisper White stitched square.

Mask off the sentiment and stamp the JOY in the lower right corner

Using Tuxedo Black ink.

Cut (2) 4 ¼” ribbon pieces.

Lay the ribbons onto the bottom panel of the card front.

Adhere the square on top of the ribbons– approximately ¼’ above the fold.

Stamp the Dove, Branch and ornament onto Whisper White cardstock using Tuxedo Black ink.

Color the ornament using Balmy Blue and Smoky Slate Stampin’ Blends.

Color the leaves on the branch using Smoky Slate Stampin’ Blends and the berries using Balmy Blue Stampin’ Blends.

Outline the Dove using Balmy Blue Stampin’ Blends.

Cut all the images.

Adhere the pieces to the square using Stampin’ Dimensionals.

Adhere a rhinestone on each side of the sentiment.

There are additional pictures with the tutorial.  Download October - Dove of Hope

I just noticed that for this tutorial, the measurements are included in the directions.  I hope that won't bother you too much.  It's a lovely card.

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