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Welcome to the NC Demo Blog Hop for May.  We are now well into the new annual catalog and I am loving it.  Today we are using new products, but we are adding in some of the older but current products as well.  I love how Stampin' Up! products coordinate together so there's no need to do away with what you already have.  Of course you are going to want the new stuff too!

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You may have just come from Tina's blog.  Great project, right!  If you are starting with me I encourage you to hop all around.  You'll find some great inspiration.  Let's get started.


Natural Prints  Sun Prints DSP  Nature's Prints dies  Layering Circles dies  Forever Fern dies  Jo Anne Hewins  Luv 2 Create

I have a little bit of a fun fold for you today using the Nature's Prints Bundle with the Natural Prints dies.  I'm also using the Sun Prints Designer Series Paper.

Start with a base of Night of Navy cut to 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, score at 4 1/4.  Burnish the fold with your Bone Folder.  Cut 1 1/2 inch from the front.  I could have changed my measurements in exclude the cut off, but I'm keeping it simple.

So for the front of the card, use the Sun Prints paper cut to 2 1/2 x 4 7/8.  

You'll need a Night of Navy Circle using the Layering Circles almost 3 inches in diameter.  I used a Gray Granite piece of the DSP to cut another smaller circle that's about 2 3/4 inches.  Glue that patterned paper to the center of the navy circle.  Glue the circle to the card.  I tried to center it.  Please remember that part of the circle hangs off the front.  PUT NO GLUE THERE!

Natural Prints Fun Fold  Sun Prints DSP  Nature's Prints dies  Layering Circles dies  Forever Fern dies  Jo Anne Hewins  Luv 2 Create

Use the Forever Flourishing dies to cut the Basic White larger plant seen in the photo.  Go ahead and add these.  A suggestion might be that you use the Adhesive Sheets with this cut out.  The small white pieces to the right are cut using the Nature's Prints dies from the bundle.  You might want to wait to add these pieces.  

Stamp the largest image from the Nature's Prints stamp set in Night of Navy on Basic White.  Cut out with the coordinating dies.  Add to the card with dimensionals.  Make sure there aren't any on the part that sticks out over the front.

Now add the small white pieces.

You'll need about 5 inches of the Gray Granite Ribbon folded over.  Clip ends so they are pretty.  The saying is from the Nature's Prints stamp set.  Stamp in Night of Navy on a white scrap.  Cut out using the Potted Succulents dies.  Stick a couple dimensionals in the corners avoiding the ribbon.

Embellish using some of the Elegant Faceted Gems.

Inside measurements are Gray Granite paper 1 5/8 x 4 7/8 and Basic White  2 3/8 x 4 7/8.

Natural Prints inside of card  Sun Prints DSP  Nature's Prints dies  Layering Circles dies  Forever Fern dies  Jo Anne Hewins  Luv 2 Create

New Products:  Nature's Prints, Natural Prints dies, Sun Prints Designer Series Paper

Old Products:  Layering Circles dies, Potted Succulent dies, Forever Fern dies, Gray Granite Ribbon, Elegant Faceted Gems

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Next up is Amanda Howard.  You'll love her project!  See you soon!

Here is the list for the hop!

May 2022 Blog Hoppers
Tina Lesson
Jo Anne Hewins
Amanda Howard
Toni Campana
Kelly Taranto
Tracie Evans Langley


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Tina Lesson

Very pretty card love the colors and the fun fold

Toni Campana

Once again we share the love of the same stamp set, Jo Anne :) This is such a fun fold, I can't wait to try it out. Thanks for sharing.

Jo Anne Hewins

Thanks Tina.

Jo Anne Hewins

This fold is super easy. Just cut a little off the front. What can I say? We both have great taste!

Kim Woods

Loved the card-Thank you for sharing!!!

Amanda Howard

Love this fun fold card! I especially like how the piece of DSP peeks out from the inside of the card.

Tracie Evans Langley

Another amazingly beautiful and elegant card, Jo Anne! I always love your projects! Thank you for sharing!

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