Quickspiration: Butterfly Basics Sympathy & Fussy Cutting

Nov 30, 2017 | Quickspiration, Sympathy Cards | 0 comments

Quickspiration: Butterfly Basics Sympathy & Fussy Cutting

Nov 30, 2017 | Quickspiration, Sympathy Cards | 0 comments

Looking for quick inspiration to kick-start your creativity? Welcome to a new series – Quickspiration!

I’m excited to start this new blog series – Quickspiration – because I craft a lot more than I share on my blog. I know that you’d love to see what I’m working on, but I don’t always have time to go in-depth with tips and tricks, videos, etc…. So, these posts will be short on words, but have more images so you can see exactly what went down.

Today’s design was inspired by a new Tic Tac Toe Challenge that I found particularly challenging. I was totally in the Holiday mood, and “pumpkin” was throwing me off. Well, I needed some sympathy cards too – per a customer’s request, so it was time to change direction. There’s fussy cutting to be had here, so if you’re a fan, you’ll love this one. If not, it’s a great opportunity to build your skills! Enjoy today’s Quickspiration!

For the Tic Tac Toe Challenge (#TTTC026). Featuring: Butterfly Basics stamp set, Rose Wonder stamp set, & fussy cutting. For more details including extra images, click through. #pmretreat #stampinup #sympathy #quickspiration #handstamped
For the Tic Tac Toe Challenge (#TTTC026). Featuring: Butterfly Basics stamp set, Rose Wonder stamp set, & fussy cutting. For more details including extra images, click through. #pmretreat #stampinup #sympathy #quickspiration #handstamped
For the Tic Tac Toe Challenge (#TTTC026). Featuring: Butterfly Basics stamp set, Rose Wonder stamp set, & fussy cutting. For more details including extra images, click through. #pmretreat #stampinup #sympathy #quickspiration #handstamped
For the Tic Tac Toe Challenge (#TTTC026). Featuring: Butterfly Basics stamp set, Rose Wonder stamp set, & fussy cutting. For more details including extra images, click through. #pmretreat #stampinup #sympathy #quickspiration #handstamped

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On the CASE: Coffee Café

Have you sleuthed through the catalog lately? Perhaps to recreate a project you just love? I felt like a real detective for this week’s On the CASE – I’ll tell you why… I stared, and stared, and compared cardstock for my CASE file this week. I was truly perplexed!! It was clear to me that the base card color was not the same as the cardstock used for the sentiment. What shade of brown could that be?

On the CASE: Merry Café

We’re in full-on holiday mode! Can you believe that Thanksgiving is next week? Ann and I have two more CASEes for you today, just in time for your last minute holiday card needs. Ann and I spent the weekend together at the Stampin’ Up! OnStage Live event in Salt Lake City. So, we thought we’d spend a few minutes coordinating our CASE files. It was so fun to have my CASE partner live and in-person to decide which CASEs we’d take on for this week!

2 Minutes to Finish (2M2F) – Merry Little Christmas

It’s time again for another Tic Tac Toe Challenge! It never ceases to amaze me how diverse the Design Team projects end up, and how diverse the entries are. If you’re looking for a great source of inspiration, this challenge is it for sure! This time, I’m continuing to explore the Merry Little Christmas Memories & More card pack, and I have a 2 Minutes to Finish video too!

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For the Tic Tac Toe Challenge (#TTTC026). Featuring: Butterfly Basics stamp set, Rose Wonder stamp set, & fussy cutting. For more details including extra images, click through. #pmretreat #stampinup #sympathy #quickspiration #handstamped