Welcome to the Creativity Abounds Blog Hop! We are a group of international Stampin' Up!® demonstrators. We hop together on the third Wednesday of every month. Our hops focus around a particular bundle, product suite, holiday or sometimes like this month an occasion. The theme for this month is Birthdays. I love this theme since it is so fun to send and receive birthday cards. Enjoy the hop and I hope it inspires you to make some birthday cards!
I am also sharing a sneak peek of the Daffodil Daydream bundle from the 2022 J-J(January - June) Mini Catalog. There are many special things about this bundle. One very big thing is that it also coordinates with an offering in the 2022 J-F (January-February) Sale-A-Bration, the Daffodil Afternoon DSP (Designer Series Paper).
This is currently one of my favorite folds. I am terrible with remembering the names of folds-sorry. Basically, you take an 8-1/2" x 11" piece of CS and score it at 4-1/4", turn and score at 5-1/2", and then cut the cardstock on the diagonal. Now you have two card bases, simple and pretty cool. For the DSP you cut two 4" x 5-1/4" pieces of DSP and cut both of them on the diagonal. After that all you need to do is decorate.
The Daffodil Daydream stamp set doesn't have a birthday sentiment so I used one from the Blossoms in Bloom set and for the inside one from the Celebrate Sunflowers. The Daffodil Daydream does have that cool border stamp and I think that is going to be a fun one to play around with.
Here's what I made with the 2ned card base and DSP. This time I used the Daffodil Dies to create the flower. It is hard to tell in the photo but I used the Pearlescent Paper to make the flower. It has a lovely pearl finish and color wise falls between Basic White and Very Vanilla.
Be sure to check out at all the beautiful blogs on the hop!
Thank you for stopping by and be sure to check out the Creativity Abounds latest tutorial bundle!
Creativity Abounds Birthdays Tutorial Bundle
Place a $50 order through my online store and receive this bundle (14 tutorials!!) as a thank you. You can also purchase the tutorial bundle for $15.00. Please contact me (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you would like to purchase the tutorial.