Sale-A-Brate with a Pool Party Friendly Hello AYSI 266

by Joanne James14. January 2022 12:00

Today I'm sharing my design team card for our first challenge this year over at As you See It where it's time for a sketch challenge designed by the lovely LeAnne:


A short and sweet post from me today as I've a lot on so need to make it brief. I decided to use one of my Sale-A-Bration freebies for my card today - take a look:


 Here's the low-down on today's card:

Today's card features the pretty 'Friendly Hello' stamp set and co-ordinating papers - one of the co-ordinating bundles that can be yours free as part of the current Sale-A-Bration promotion with a £90 purchase. The line images of the stamp set co-ordinate with the florals and spring colours of the papers perfectly. I left my stamped bird image black and white and coloured the circle behind with my Pool Party Blends to give the same effect as the background papers and added a fussy cut heat-embossed sentiment, with some sparkly ribbon and black enamel dots to finish. The shimmer from the ribbon seems to almost reflect the blue, don't you think?


I usually struggle with a diagonal, but my card for today came together quite easily. The black, white and Pool Party colour combination is also perfect for the Color Dare challenge of neutrals plus one colour of your choice so I'm linking up today's card there too.

If you would like to snap up this bundle of products for FREE, just place an order for £90 or more in my online store before the end of February. Gotta love free craft products!

Here is the visual summary of the key products used on today's project for you to pin for easy reference:


You can see all of my 'How To' summaries on my 'How To - Tips and Techniques' Pinterest board in case you've missed any. 


Here's a summary of our challenge rules:

  • Create any card, scrapbooking page, 3D project or packaging project that fits the challenge.
  • Please include the challenge graphic and link back to the challenge in your blog post. Turn off word verification so we can leave you lots of lovely comments. Make sure you link the post not the whole blog to the Linky. Use #AYSIXXX when uploading to a public gallery.
  • If you’re unsure about ‘the rules’, check the details under the Challenge Guidelines tab on the As You See It Challenge homepage.
  • In a sketch challenge, you are welcome to rotate or flip a sketch. You can replace shapes used such as substituting a circle panel for a square panel. However, we must be able to still see the basis of the original sketch in your finished product.
We look forward to seeing your creations in the AYSI gallery.

Enjoy your day and I'll be back soon with another project. Until then, happy stampin'!


Stampin' Up! Supplies Used:

Table built using Product Table Builder by The Crafty Owl - Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator.

Comments (6) -

Steph Mortimer
Steph MortimerUnited Kingdom
1/15/2022 6:26:43 PM #

Beautiful card and hard to believe it’s just neutrals and one colour. A lovely choice of colour too and I can definitely see it in the shimmer of the ribbon. Thanks for playing along with Color My Heart Color Dare. X

LeAnne Pugliese
LeAnne PuglieseUnited States
1/16/2022 7:37:46 PM #

Oh so pretty...this SAB bundle is definitely on my wish list! LOVE the way you added the ribbon, and of course, any bird is a plus in my sweet!  Thanks for playing with my sketch at ASYI this week too!

VickyUnited Kingdom
1/19/2022 2:12:21 PM #

I love the way you showcase Stampin' Up products Joanne - I had missed this set completely despite being a bird stamp fan like LeAnne! Love the way you kept the colour palette simple too. Vicky x

Vandra Stenton
Vandra StentonAustralia
1/21/2022 4:36:56 PM #

Great use of that sketch the light blue colour is great with the neutrals, love the birdies. Thanks for joining us at Colour Dare Challenge, I hope you can join us again soon!

Susan Renshaw
Susan RenshawAustralia
1/22/2022 8:20:43 AM #

Love this card!
Thanks for sharing at Color Dare!

Suzanne Reynolds
Suzanne ReynoldsUnited States
1/23/2022 1:32:52 AM #

Wow, gorgeous card... the matching of color is fantastic and image is beautiful with the floral background. Love it all. Thanks for sharing with us at Color Dare.  

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