I love the Kangaroo & Company bundle from the Jan-June Mini Catalog. I focused on this bundle for my Facebook Live this past Wednesday. Here are the cards we made.
I love that there are choices of hearts, flowers, a baby joey, or presents that can go in the kangaroo pouch. You can even put them on a tab to pull out and replace with another. It reminds me of paper dolls.
The first easy card was made using one of the Basic White Note Cards & Envelopes. I simply stamped the envelope stamp randomly over the card front in Memento Black. Color in the hearts with Stampin' Write Markers. I used the Real Red from the Regals and the Blushing Bride from the Subtles. I used the markers because they do not bleed through to the other side like Blends do. I did not want to see it from the inside.
Wind some of the Blushing Bride twine from the Snail Mail Twine Combo around the card and tape where it will be covered by the heart. Make a bow to add later with a rolled glue dot.
Stamp the saying from the Punch Party stamp set in Real Red on Blushing Bride card stock. Punch with the heart from the Heart Punch Pack. Punch the scallop heart from Real Red card stock. Adhere the two and add to the card center with dimensionals.
Add the bow.
This card uses the patterned paper from the Snail Mail Designer Series Paper.
The base is Real Red 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 and fold at 4 1/4. The Blushing Bride layer is 3 7/8 x 5 1/8. I trimmed just a tiny bit from the side. The 3 patterned of Snail Mail paper are 1 5/8 x 3 3/4. I started gluing with the hearts paper and then added each one butting them up against each other. Add this layer to the card front.
The heart is from Blushing Bride card stock and is cut from the Stitched Be Mine dies. Use the scalloped large die and the heart both to cut this out. The heart alone only makes the stitching. The scallop piece can be added if you wish. Use the Painted Texture 3D embossing folder to add some texture to the heart. Glue to the center of the card.
Stamp the large kangaroo and the joey in Memento. Color with the Crumb Cake combo, the Ivory blend, and the Dark Petal Pink blend. Cut out with the Kangaroo dies. Add with dimensionals. Stamp the hearts with Memento and color with the Real Red Combo blends. cut out with the dies and add with dimensionals.
The saying is from the meant to Be stamp set. Cut out with the rectangle in the Kangaroo dies. Add with dimensionals.
Cut small hearts using the Stitched Be Mine dies and add them to the card front.
This card starts with a basic size base of Rococo Rose. The Blushing Bride layer is 4 1/8 x 5 3/8. The designer paper from the Paper Blooms Sale-a-Bration Designer Series Paper is 3 3/4 x 5.
Before adhering the layers, cut the largest oval from the Layering Ovals dies from the Blushing Bride layer. Use the Old World Paper 3D embossing folder with the oval. Add the oval to the center of the card.
Run a length of the Blushing Bride twine around the card and tie in a bow.
Stamp the big kangaroo, the child kangaroo, and the baby. Color with the Smoky Slate combo blends and the Dark Petal Pink blend. Cut with the dies. For this card the baby is added to the top of the tab. Watch how you add the big kangaroo to the card so that you can add the baby and also take it out. Add the child.
The saying is from the Kangaroo & Company bundle. Add with dimensionals. Use the Rococo Rose pad.
For this card we also stamped the hearts, the presents, and the flowers so that they can be interactive on the card.
I think my granddaughter Sagan will be playing with this card.
So, here is the Facebook Live. Please enjoy and share if you feel others might enjoy. I would also love for you to subscribe to my YouTube channel.
Thanks. I highly recommend the Kangaroo & Company bundle.
Free class with a $50 order using Host Code. See below.
Now I would like to introduce a new class that you can get free with a $50 purchase using the Host Code U9YDQAQK. Of course, you would not use the code should your order be over $150. You would earn your own rewards. This class is a card holder made from a 12 x 12 piece of patterned paper and 4 note cards with envelopes. The class uses the Field & Flowers Designer Series Paper, a free Sale-a-Bration choice with a $50 purchase, and the In Bloom bundle. In fact, ordering the In Bloom Bundle, at a 10% savings, for $48.50, already has you almost to $50. Just add one more item! Offer begins January 19th through February 28th.
You will get
A card holder already folded for you, but with a link to directions. Papers for the folder may vary from within the Field & Flower DSP pack.
Four Note Cards & Envelopes
Paper cut and In Bloom parts cut for each card, ready to assemble.
PDF and link to a video.
IF you would like to purchase the kit, the cost will be $15 plus shipping if that applies. Please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org. I'm new to the shipping thing. I think $2 should cover that.
Should the host code end up with at least $300 in sales by Feb.28th, I'll have a drawing of those submitting orders of $50 or more on there for the Free Host Reward of the Punch Party stamp set pictured on page 17.