Cards - Halloween & Fall

Facebook Live 9.29.2021 Two Fall Latch Fun Fold Cards

We made 2 great Latch Fun Fold cards on my Facebook Live on Wednesday.  Both are great for fall.  I think you'll like them.  I've got the video to post and all the measurements.  Here are the cards.

Facebook Live 9.29.2021 Beauty of the Earth DSP  Beauty of Friendship bundle  Beautiful Trees dies  Latch Card Fun Fold  Love of Leaves  Wink of Stella  Jo Anne Hewins  Luv 2 Create

So I'm going to put the video here.  

 

We made the card on the right first. For the cards I'll put the measurements and supplies used.

Facebook Live 9.29.2021 Love of Leaves  Layering Circles dies  Wink of Stella  Latch Fun Fold Card  Jo Anne Hewins  Luv 2 Create

Cajun Craze is the base of this one.  You'll need one that measures 5 1/2 x 6 1/2 and score at 4 1/4.  The other Cajun Craze piece measures 3 1/4 x 3 1/2.  Score this at 1/2 on the shorter side.

Measurements for the Basic White card stock are 2 1/8 x 5 3/8, 2 5/8 x 3 3/8, and 4 1/8 x 5 3/8.

I used the Love of Leaves and the Quiet Meadow stamp sets.  Colors used are Cajun Craze, Merry Merlot, Old Olive, Crushed Curry, and Soft Suede.

Facebook Live 9.29.2021 Love of Leaves  Layering Circles dies  Wink of Stella  Latch Fun Fold Card  Close Up  Jo Anne Hewins  Luv 2 Create

The circles were made using the Layering Circles dies.  Embellishments are made with Wink of Stella and the Bumblebee Gingham Ribbon.

The latch part comes when the layer on the right fits under the circle label and over the left fold.

Facebook Live 9.29.2021 Love of Leaves  Layering Circles dies  Wink of Stella  Latch Fun Fold Card  Inside of Card  Jo Anne Hewins  Luv 2 Create

Here's the inside of the card.

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The second card we made had a base of Early Espresso.  The first piece is 5 1/2 x 6 1/2, score at 4 1/4.  The second piece is 3 1/2 x 4 1/2, score on the 3 1/2 inch side at 1/2.

I used the Beauty of the Earth Designer Series Paper for this card.  Measurements are 2 1/8 x 5 3/8 for one and 2 7/8 x 4 3/8 for the other using the multicolor fall paper.  I also used the sky paper for the inside of the card.  It measures 4 1/8 x 5 3/8.  I like a thin border around my card.  If you want to get more use of your DSP, then you might want to lower all the measurements by 1/8.

I used the tree from the Beautiful Trees dies.  You'll need two of them.  Cut from Early Espresso.  Put some of the Adhesive Sheets on the back of the card stock.  This will turn your trees into stickers.

Use the Layering Circles dies for the circles.  The sentiment is from the Inspired Thoughts stamp set.

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For the inside of the card, use the Happiest of Birthdays stamp set.  Place the stamp on the Stamparatus to make sure you get a dark image.

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Use the video for the directions.

I think this should give you what you need to know.  You can adjust the latch part of the card to the design you want to use.  On the second card I adjusted the size to fit my tree.

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Facebook Live 9.22.2021 Teepee Cards for Fall and Halloween

Today we are making teepee cards.  This is the first time that I've ever made them.  They look difficult to me but they aren't.  We'll start with the fall card.  These cards can be folded flat for mailing and will fit in a regular A2 envelope.

Teepee Card Side 2  Pattern Party DSP  Stitched Leaves dies  Love of Leaves  by Jo Anne Hewins

Of course the teepee card has 3 sides.  This is only one.  Let me tell you what you'll need.  More pictures to come.

3 pieces of Basic Black that each measure 4 x 4.  Use your Paper Trimmer to score diagonally on all three.

1 piece of Basic White that measures 3 7/8 x 3 7/8.  Use your trimmer to cut this into 2 pieces diagonally down the center.

2 pieces of designer paper that measure 3 7/8 x 3 7/8.  These will also be cut into 2 pieces diagonally.  Note:  You will only use 3 of these designer paper triangles.

For the fall card I used the Pattern Party Host Designer Series Paper.  For the Halloween card I used the Cute Halloween Designer Series Paper.    These supplies are needed for both of the cards.  You'll also need something to close the cards.  Velcro dots or a small magnets work fine.  I got mine at the dollar store.

I'm going to go ahead and put the video here.  Instead of writing out the directions, I'll let it show you what to do.

 

I hope that was helpful.  I'll share more pictures of the fall card.  Supplies used are the Love of Leaves stamp set, Stitched Leaves dies, Adhesive Sheets, Hydrangea dies, Matte Decorative Dots, and Linen Thread.

Teepee Card Side 3  Pattern Party DSP  Stitched Leaves dies  Love of leaves  Jo Anne Hewins

Teepee Card  Side 1  Stitched Leaves  Love of Leaves  Pattern party DSP by Jo Anne Hewins

Here is the card folded flat and the inside of the card.

Teepee Card  Pattern Party DSP  Stitched Leaves dies  Love of Leaves by Jo Anne Hewins

Teepee Card  Pattern Party DSP  Stitched Leaves dies  Love of Leaves Project by Jo Anne Hewins

Here are pictures of the Halloween teepee card.  Supplies are the Cute Halloween Designer Series Paper, Cutest Halloween and Banner Year stamp sets, Tasteful Labels dies, and Sequins for Everything.

Teepee Card Side 1 Cute Halloween  Halloween Punch  Cutest Halloween by Jo Anne Hewins

Teepee Card Side 2 Cute Halloween  Cutest Halloween  Halloween Punch by Jo Anne Hewins

Teepee Card Side 3 Cute Halloween  Cutest Halloween  Halloween Punch by Jo Anne Hewins

Teepee Card Outside  Cutest Halloween  Cute Halloween DSP  Halloween Punch by Jo Anne Hewins

Teepee Card Inside Cute Halloween DSP  Cutest Halloween  halloween punch by Jo Anne Hewins

I think these cards are so cute!  I think I need to make one for Christmas.  Or, have I already?

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3D Free Project Thursday Happy Fall Sign

Welcome to the 3D Free Project Thursday Happy Fall Sign!

3D Thursday Free Project Thursday

Time to start thinking about your fall decorations.  Oh the thoughts of cooler weather are so good to me!  I'm ready for that!  You are sure to love this fall sign.  Best of all there's a free PDF ready to download!  This project was created by Jennifer Merle-Hamscher.  You can find her blog at Whispers in Ink.

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To download this tutorial Download 9-16 PDF Happy Fall Sign.

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Cute Halloween Designer Series Paper

Welcome to the Create with Connie and Mary Thursday Challenge #679.  This week we have a sketch.

 

I chose to use the Cute Halloween 6 x 6 Designer Series Paper.  It's so cute!  Did you know that some of the images can be punched using the Halloween Punch.  Here is my card for this week.

CCMC #679 Cutest Halloween Bundle by Jo Anne Hewins

I think this is so cute!  I started with a card base of Thick Basic White that measures 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, scored and folded at 4 1/4.  Use a Bone Folder to burnish.

The gray striped paper is cut to the size of the front of the card.  That's 4 1/4 x 5 1/2.  Glue this on.  The black paper with the candy  and the dotted paper are both cut at 3 x 4.  Glue these to the card front at angles.

The black and white gingham ribbon is found on page 51.  I absolutely love it!  I colored my ribbon for this card using my Dark Pumpkin Pie Blend.   Zig and zag it back and forth in the center of the card.  I used Glue Dots to help me control it.

The panel was cut using the Seasonal Labels dies.  If you are smart you can cut that out of the base DSP before you adhere it.  It will be covered up by the other papers.

CCMC #679 Cutest Halloween Bundle Close Up by Jo Anne Hewins

Punch out the characters and glue to the label.  Add the label with dimensionals. 

The saying is from the Cutest Halloween stamp set.  Stamp in Pumpkin Pie and trim around it.  Add with dimensionals.

I probably didn't mention that you can get the Cutest Halloween stamp set and the Halloween Punch as a bundle and save 10%.  I would encourage that!

CCMC #679 Cutest Halloween Bundle Inside of Card by Jo Anne Hewins

Here's the inside of my card.  I punched more of the ghosts for the inside.

CCMC#679 Cutest halloween Bundle with Black and White Gingham Ribbon by Jo Anne Hewins

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One Sheet Wonder 6 x 6 Cute Halloween

Welcome to my blog today.  On Friday, I made a post using the Hand-Penned Designer Series Paper cut to 6 x 6.  We made 4 cards by cutting this paper with no waste.  To see this post go here.  Today, my post shows 4 cards using the same One Sheet Wonder using the Cute Halloween DSP.  The card lay outs are exactly the same.  I did use some additional designer paper to add more interest to the cards.  I also fussy cut some of the pumpkins and cats from an additional piece of the designer paper.  Here are my cards.  

One Sheet Wonder Cute Halloween 6 x 6 by Jo Anne Hewins

The base of these cards is Basic Black.  Each has a Smoky Slate layer that is 4 1/8 x 5 3/8.  Run this through the Cut & Emboss Machine with the Bricks & Mortar Embossing Folder, but first use the White Craft Stampin' Pad and rub it over the side of the folder with the side with0ut the Stampin' Up! sign.  I felt like this gave the layer a bit of a spooky look.  Glue to the card front.

Cut the 6 x 6 into 4 pieces that are 3 x 3.

One of the 3 x 3 is used as is.

Cut the second 3 x 3 in half to make 2 pieces of 1 1/2 x 3.  Pay attention to direction if that matters.

Cut the third 3 x 3 into three pieces that are 1 x 3.  Pat attention to direction if that matters.

Cut the fourth 3 x 3 piece into 4 pieces that are 1 1/2 x 1 1/2.

Since my pieces did have a direction, I tried to place them so that the pattern of the paper continued.

To frame these in black I cut these measurements.

First square is a piece of 3 1/8 x 3 1/8.

The second has 2 pieces of 1 5/8 x 3 1/8.

The third has 3 pieces of 1 1/8 x 3 1/8.

The fourth piece has 4 pieces of 1 5/8 x 1 5/8.

For these cards I used the new Seasonal Labels dies that will be available to all on August 3rd.

Here are all the pics of each card.

One Sheet Wonder Cute Halloween 6 x 6 Card 1 by Jo Anne Hewins

One Sheet Wonder Cute Halloween 6 x 6 Card 2 by Jo Anne Hewins

One Sheet Wonder cute Halloween 6 x 6 Card 3 by Jo Anne Hewins

One sheet wonder Cute Halloween 6 x 6 Card 4 by Jo Anne Hewins

You can see that I also used another new product, the Black and White Gingham Ribbon.  On the last card, I colored the ribbon with a Dark Pumpkin Pie blend.

I colored some of the pearls from the Basic Pearls Jewels with a Dark Black Blend.

The sayings are from the Banner Year stamp set in the Annual catalog.

I do love how these turned out.

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