Simple Sunday – and a New Announcement!!

Welcome to Simple Sunday!!

Greeting card created with Stampin' Up's Quiet Meadow stamp set. #Stampin' Gala, #Julie Gilson, #In Colors, #Handmade Card

 

I have been waiting to play with our new Stampin’ Up Products for some time now. 

This Stamp Set is called Quiet Meadow,  and is available for purchase beginning Tuesday, May 4, 2021.  

Greeting card created with Stampin' Up's Quiet Meadow stamp set.  #Stampin' Gala, #Julie Gilson, #In Colors, #Handmade Card

The beautiful color that you see is called, Fresh Freesia.  It is one of five new 2021-2023 In Colors.  

Greeting card created with Stampin' Up's Quiet Meadow stamp set. #Stampin' Gala, #Julie Gilson, #In Colors, #Handmade Card

 

I hope you will check back tomorrow for Makeover Monday, to see how I stepped up this card.

 

Now on to the NEW ANNOUNCEMENT!!

I am now part of an International Design Team, called Create With Us.  Each month, a different stamp set or bundle is featured.  All 14 members create a project using that stamp set or bundle and prepare a PDF Tutorial.  All PDFs are compiled into one and made available to our teams and customers.  As a customer, you will receive it simply by making a purchase through my online store, or you can purchase it for $20.  

If you would like to purchase the PDF, you can do so here.

 

As always, thank you for choosing me as your Stampin Up Demonstrator!!

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Simply Succulents – Simple Sunday

 

Welcome to Simple Sunday

 

Greeting Card created with Stampin' Up's Simply Succulents stamp set. #Stampin' Gala, #Julie Gilson, #All Occasion Cards, #Birthday

 

Today’s Simple Sunday card is created with Stampin’ Up’s Simply Succulents stamp set.  

I stamped the images with Memento Ink and colored them with Stampin’ Blends Markers.  I chose Soft Sea Foam, Mint Macaron, Balmy Blue, and Crumb Cake.  

 

Greeting Card created with Stampin' Up's Simply Succulents stamp set. #Stampin' Gala, #Julie Gilson, #All Occasion Cards, #Birthday

 

The coordinating dies make it easy…..no fussy cutting!!  

 I added a Linen Thread double bow. 

 

Greeting Card created with Stampin' Up's Simply Succulents stamp set.  #Stampin' Gala, #Julie Gilson, #All Occasion Cards, #Birthday

Here are the dimensions.

Soft Sea Foam, 11 X 4-1/4, score at 5-1/2
Sahara Sand, 4-7/8 X 3-5/8
Basic White, 4-3/4 X 3-1/2
Basic White scrap for flowers
Sahara Sand scrap
Sahara Sand, 5-1/8 X 3-7/8
Basic White, 5 X 3-3/4

 

 

 

Check back tomorrow for a stepped up version of this card.

 

As always, thank you for choosing me as your Stampin Up Demonstrator!!

Stampin Gala Signature

Timeless Tulips – Simple Sunday

 

Welcome to Simple Sunday!!

 

Birthday Card created with the Timeless Tulips stamp set. #Stampin' Up, #Stampin' Gala, #Handmade cards, #Julie Gilson

The Timeless Tulips stamp set is a classic!!  The images are simply beautiful.  Check out the pretty font on the sentiments.  

 

 

Birthday Card created with the Timeless Tulips stamp set.  #Stampin' Up, #Stampin' Gala, #Handmade cards, #Julie Gilson

 

Birthday Card created with the Timeless Tulips stamp set.  #Stampin' Up, #Stampin' Gala, #Handmade cards, #Julie Gilson

 

Here are the dimensions:

Real Red, 5-1/2 X 8-1/2, score at 4-1/4
Real Red, 4-5/8 X 3-3/8
Basic White, 4-1/2 X 3-1/4
Basic White, 5-1/8 X 3-7/8
Basic White, 5 X 3-3/4

I hope you will check back tomorrow for Makeover Monday!!

As always, thank you for choosing me as your Stampin Up Demonstrator!!

Stampin Gala Signature

Painted Poppies – Simple Sunday

 

Welcome to Simple Sunday!!

Greeting card created with the Painted Poppies stamp set and Painted Labels Dies. #Stampin' Up, #Stampin' Gala, #Julie Gilson, #Handmade cards

Today’s Simple Sunday card is created with the Painted Poppies stamp set.  It’s paired it with Painted Poppies & Granny Apple Green. 

Greeting card created with the Painted Poppies stamp set and Painted Labels Dies.  #Stampin' Up, #Stampin' Gala, #Julie Gilson, #Handmade cards

The image is stamped in Memento Ink and colored with Poppy Parade and Granny Apple Green Stampin’ Blends Markers.  The ribbon and the rhinestones are  also colored with the Poppy Parade Stampin’ Blends Marker.
 

Greeting card created with the Painted Poppies stamp set and Painted Labels Dies.  #Stampin' Up, #Stampin' Gala, #Julie Gilson, #Handmade cards

I really love the background.  I stamped it off with Granny Apple Green Ink.

Greeting card created with the Painted Poppies stamp set and Painted Labels Dies.  #Stampin' Up, #Stampin' Gala, #Julie Gilson, #Handmade cards

Here are the dimensions:

Poppy Parade, 11 X 4-1/4, score at 5-1/2
Basic White, 3-1/4 X 4-1/2
Basic White, 3-1/8 X 4-3/8, emboss with the Subtle EF
Poppy Parade, 3-1/4 X 2-1/4, scallop oval
Basic White, 3-1/4 X 2-1/4, stamp, color, and die cut, stitched oval
Basic White, 5-1/8 X 3-7/8
Basic White, 5 X 3-3/4, stamp and color

 

As always, thank you for choosing me as your Stampin Up Demonstrator!!

Stampin Gala Signature

Look what I created for Simple Sunday

Welcome to Simple Sunday!!

Just in time for Easter is this cute and simple card I created for Simple Sunday.

 

It has a simple image that is heat embossed in Silver, and colored with Stampin’ Blends Markers.

 

Many of the items on this card are on the Last Chance List  and are discounted up to 75% off.  

 

Easter Card created with Stampin' Up's Springtime Joy stamp set.  #Stampin' Up, #Stampin' Gala, #Julie Gilson, #Easter crafts, #Handmade cards

 

Here are the dimensions for this card.

Purple Posy, 11 X 4-1/4, score at 5-1/2
Basic White, 4-5/8 X 3-3/8
Basic White, 4-1/2 X 3-1/4, emboss with the Dainty Diamonds EF
Purple Posy DSP,  Purple Posy, and Basic White scrap
Basic White, 5-1/8 X 3-7/8
Basic White, 5 X 3-3/4

 

 

As always, thank you for choosing me as your Stampin Up Demonstrator!!

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Good Morning Magnolia for Simple Sunday

 

Greeting card created with the Good Morning Magnolia stamp set. #Stampin' Up, #Stampin' Gala, Retiring Colors, #Handmade Card, #Heat Embossing

Welcome to Simple Sunday!! 

You can create a simply gorgeous card in minutes with the Good Morning Magnolia stamp set.  It is especially pretty with silver embossing, Seaside Spray and Soft Sea Foam.

Seaside Spray is one of my favorite colors.  It is retiring soon.  All products in this color as well as the other 2019-2021 In Color collection are only available while supplies last.  

Greeting card created with the Good Morning Magnolia stamp set.  #Stampin' Up, #Stampin' Gala, Retiring Colors, #Handmade Card, #Heat Embossing

After heat embossing, I colored the images with Seaside Spray and Soft Sea Foam Stampin’ Blends Markers.

Greeting card created with the Good Morning Magnolia stamp set. #Stampin' Up, #Stampin' Gala, Retiring Colors, #Handmade Card, #Heat Embossing

I hope that you will check back tomorrow for Makeover Monday.  I will re-create this card for those of you that prefer a stepped up version.

Here are the dimensions:

Seaside Spray, 11 X 4-1/4, score at 5-1/2
Silver Foil Sheets, 4-3/4 X 3-1/2
Basic White, 4-5/8 X 3-3/8
Basic White scrap for sentiment
Basic White, 5-1/8 X 3-7/8
Basic White, 5 X 3-3/4

 

 

As always, thank you for choosing me as your Stampin Up Demonstrator!!

Stampin Gala Signature