Monday, June 1, 2015

Hot Summer Colors with Vintage Stamping Challenge

Hello Everyone!
I am currently on vacation, but have set up several posts for your viewing pleasure.  LOL.  The first of the month always brings a new Vintage Stamping Challenge!!  
The theme for the month of June is

Hot Summer Colors

You must have some stamping on your project.  The Challenge is sponsored by:
Flonz Craft Stamps!!

Materials List: 
Stamps: Herons and Happy Birthday Greetings, Wishes both form Flonz Craft Stamps
Ink: Red Pepper Adirondack
CS: Calypso Coral, Poppy Parade, Cool Caribbean from Stampin' Up; orange; white
DP: Tangerine Pad from MME
Yellow Rick Rack
Orange Ribbon


  • Make a card base from Orange CS
  • Add Layer of Cool Caribbean
  • Cut a layer of Poppy Parade - don't add to card yet....
  • Add a layer of Cool Caribbean to Poppy layer
  • Cut two rectangles from DP and to Poppy layer
  • Wrap with ribbon and rick rack and add this section to the card base

  •  Stamp the Herons on white CS with Red Pepper ink and add to the card front

  • Stamp the sentiment on white CS with Red Pepper ink and cut ends
  • Add to the card with dimensional adhesive

A great card for a summer birthday!  This will be sent someone special!  Now, grab your Hot summer colored supplies and whip up a creative masterpiece to share on the Vintage Stamping Challenge Blog!!  See you soon.  Love ya.


  1. You have captures all those hot sunny colours perfectly Karen and love those Herons, somehow I have missed them on Leo's site.

    B x

  2. Me too I don't recall the Herons, they look stylish. Bright and cheerful card in tune with the weather (or rather what the weather SHOULD be) this season.

  3. A real hot spot of colour Karen and the stamp used looks amazing.

    Warm crafty hugs from Shirl x x x


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