Thank you so much for joining me last night for Monday Cup of Tea Mystery card. Last night was a quick and easy card that you can create in any color with any stamp set. Don’t forget to post your card in the FB group to be eligible to win a 1/2 pack of designer series paper.
Here is the first clue that I posted in the group and sent in my newsletter on Sunday.
clue # 1
1. Basic White cardstock – 8 ½ x 5 ½ , scored at 4 ¼”
2. Colored Cardstock – 5 ¼ x 4 ”
3. Same Colored Cardstock: (cut 1) 2 ½ x 1 5/8 also (cut 4) 1 7/8” x 1 3/8”
4. Designer Series Paper (cut 4)1 ¾ ” x 1 ¼ ”
5. Basic White- 5 x 3 ¾” also , 2 ¼” x 1 ¼”, Scrap
6. Dies, Punches, Snips
7. Stamps – images and sentiment (sentiment stamp should fit the 2 ¼ x 1 ¼ basic white piece)
9. Coloring tools if needed for Stamps
10. Adhesive – Including Dimensionals
11.Trimmer (just in case)
The one piece of information that I did forget to add are the pieces for the inside of the Monday Cup of Tea mystery card. For the inside, cut one colored cardstock at 5 3/8 x 4 1/8 and a Basic White layer measuring 5 1/4 x 4.
If you missed the video last night you can see it below. During the video as you will see, I create the card right along with you.
clue 2 thru 10
2 ~ Adhere the Colored Cardstock 4” x 5 ¼” to Basic White Cardstock base with adhesive.
CLUE #3 ~ Add Basic White 3 ¾” x 5” to card front with adhesive.
4 ~ Stamp greeting on Basic White 1 3/8” x 2 ¼” with ink.
CLUE #5 ~ Adhere stamped Basic White layer to Colored cardstock layer with adhesive Add dimensionals to the back but DON’T ADHERE TO CARD YET
#6 ~ Add Designer Series papers to the remaining pieces of colored cardstock with adhesive.
CLUE #7 ~ Now it is time to lay out all the pieces onto the front of your card. Do not adhere until you are happy with the way your card looks. I am going to start with the sentiment layers and add that piece to the top right corner.
CLUE #8 ~ You can keep the font with just the rectangles and sentiment or, If you would like to add an image. Stamp your image on a basic white scrap. If it needs to be colored you can color it now.
CLUE #9 ~ Die or fussy cut your image, or punch if it coordinates. Add the image to the front of the card either with adhesive or dimensionals.
CLUE #10 ~ If your card needs Embellishments add those now!
After following the clues, here is the card I created.
Please join me next Monday for another Monday Mystery Card.
Thank you for choosing me as your Stampin’ Up! demonstrator.
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