Sweet Strawberry Thank You Card FMS490

by Joanne James19. June 2021 20:37

Happy Saturday - it's the weekend! Today I'm sharing a card inspired by Jen B's layout over at Freshly Made Sketches:

I had the Sweet Strawberry bundle out on my desk, so thought I'd combine a little something old with something new for today's card - take a look:


Here's the low-down on today's card:

Sweet Strawberries - I used the Sweet Strawberry stamp set and Strawberry Builder Punch as the focus for my card today, retaining Jen's circle and using it as a base for a couple of punched strawberries and leaves.  I also added a little additional decoration inside my card:

Something Old - My 'something old' is the Berry Blessings DSP that I used, that was one of the free gifts with Sale-A-Bration earlier this year. I used if for my card base and stitched rectangle, and also punched my strawberries from the paper. Don't you just love this bold red and green combo?

Something New - My 'something new' is the checked embossing folder I used on my white panel. This check reminds me of picnic baskets so I thought would work well with the summery strawberries! Not that there's much chance of a picnic here at the moment - our beautiful sunny weather has been replaced with torrential rain all day yesterday!

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. 

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

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

Comments (6) -

Jan Clothier
Jan ClothierNew Zealand
6/20/2021 2:43:53 AM #

Lovely card, Joanne. I like the mixing of old and new. I have this stamp and punch but have yet to open it up. I also like that you've kept things clean while also using a mix of papers. Clever.


Deborah Wheeler
Deborah WheelerUnited Kingdom
6/20/2021 6:40:52 PM #

Fab card!  I do love this set - I've got it out on my desk at the moment as well!


Jen Brum
Jen BrumCanada
6/20/2021 7:54:57 PM #

This card is so pretty Joanne!  Those strawberries are fabulous and I love that coordinating paper!  A perfect summer card!  Thanks for joining us this week at Freshly Made Sketches!  


Celeste Goff
Celeste GoffUnited States
6/21/2021 12:44:00 AM #

Two absolutely gorgeous strawberry cards!


Kim S
Kim SUnited States
6/21/2021 11:44:04 AM #

Such sweet strawberries!!  The paper is fabulous - and I do love that embossing folder with it. Thank you for playing along with us at Freshly Made Sketches.


Cécile RIBON
Cécile RIBONFrance
6/22/2021 11:51:32 AM #

Wow! Those strawberries look so tempting! The background strawberry patterned paper is gorgeous. Thanks for joining us at Freshly Made Sketches this week.


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