Have you been trying to come up with card ideas using the Fine Art Floral Suite? If so, then you will love this post as I am sharing tons of tips of how to use the products in this suite.
If you don’t know which suite I am talking about, this is one of the brand new suites that Stampin Up! just released this month! You can watch the video below that I prepared for another event where I showed all the beautiful projects on this suite..
This is a 15 min video where I go over a few tips. However down below I will share the actual video tutorial for all the cards I am showing today.
You will learn the step by step process on how to use the Gilded leafing as well as how to color your stamps with markers to get two tone images! so make sur you watch that video tutorial as well!! I know you will love all the tips I share!
But before I continue please know that this post is part of a blog hop!!! where a lot of my fellow demonstrators will share samples using something new! so be sure to blog hop with us as I know you will get a lot of inspiration to keep you crafting for a while! Believe me the line up in this blog hop is amazing and will not disappoint you!
So let’s get started!
Card Ideas using the Fine Art Floral Suite!
A lot of times I hear from others they find it hard to come up with card ideas. They love the products but once they have them, they just don’t know what to do or where to start.
With this in mind, I thought it would be a good idea to share with you the process I use to come up with card ideas when using a suite.
So here is the process:
- Select a suite that you want to use.
- If you don’t have a full suite then select a paper pack, a ribbon spool that would coordinate, as well as some gems or rhinestones and a stamp set!
- Pick a sheet from the paper pack you want to use
- Look for color combinations from the patterned paper you selected in step #2
- Pull cardstock in the colors you selected for your color combo
- Think of what you will use as your focal point
- In my cards you will see that I wanted to highlight the stamped images as I wanted to showcase some stamping techniques, but this can be die cuts, stickers, etc.
- Look for sketches that will fit best your focal point
- Have fun putting together your cards!
You can see how easy this process is! believe me, try it out and let me know what you think.. I promise you that if you ever struggled coming up with card ideas this process will help a ton!
If you to want to get even more details on how to come up with your own card ideas every single time, with ease and confidence then you might want to join my Card Making 101 program. This program will help you eliminate all frustrations to truly enjoy your precious crafting time! This program is not open at the moment but you can join the wait list to know when it opens up again!
Ok, so here are the cards I made using the Fine Art Floral Suite.
Are these not gorgeous?? l honestly love them all!!
The Color Combination
The colors in these cards would not have been my typical pick however, because I follow the process above I always end up with so many color combination ideas to try out every single time!
So here it is the color combo!!
So modern and so different of what I would have picked! but I love how these colors came together in my cards!
Give it a try my friend. Next time you are putting your cards together, make sure you pick colors from the patterned paper and you will see how easy it is to come up with so many color combination ideas!
Card Sketches & Other Details
Below you will see the sketches I used as well as other details. As mentioned before you will see below the full video tutorial to learn exactly how to make each of these cards step by step. So make sure you watch the video tutorial below!
For this card my focal point was the larger flower mainly because I wanted to play with the Gilded Leafing!! oh my goodness, this new product is amazing and will help you get a gold foil with a soft texture in your projects. It is easy to use, but there are a few tips I shared to help you get the best results with this product in the video tutorial below.
Additionally, this is an easy fun fold! Believe me this card is truly a wow card.. and best of all it is super easy to make!
For these next cards I wanted to showcase the two step stamping images, as well as sharing how to get two tone images when coloring your stamps with markers. this is an easy technique that will give you a wow factor every single time!
For the card above I used Calypso Coral for the flowers, but you can see below I used Bumble Bee for the flowers. So imagine all the color combinations you can create with this beautiful set!
So here you have it, three easy card ideas using the Fine Art Floral Suite from Stampin’ Up!. You can see how this suite can help you create as many cards in no time. Let me know what you think? is the Fine Art Floral Suite a favorite of yours? What other suites are high on your wishlist? leave me a comment below, I really want to know.. 😁
On this event, not only would you be getting a quarter of all the new paper packs (9) and specialty packs (4) but also you will be getting 9 make & takes where each of them features one of these paper packs!! so you will get lots of ideas on how to create cards using patterned paper!! I know you will love this event..
I will have this event later on available for the online only access on my tutorial store, so if you are reading this after the deadline to sign up for the event and are interested in this event, you can check my tutorial store to get the online version there.. (this would be after the event on 1/30/2021)
The Video Tutorial
As promised, here is the video tutorial where you can see step by step how to make these cards. I show how to use the Gilded Leafing and how to color the stamps using markers to get two tone images as well as how to make a fun fold for one of the cards! so you will get a ton of ideas! I know you will enjoy this video tutorial!
Blog Hop Line up
And as I mentioned before today I am participating in a blog hop to showcase something new!!! , so make sure you visit all participant blogs as you will get a ton of inspiration!!
You can click on the button below to go to the next blog or you can click the links below where you can see all participating blogs!!!
The Supply List
You can see below the full list of Items I used to make these cards, if you click on the images below it will take you to my onlline store where you can purchase any of these items. I truly appreciate your continuous support 🥰
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