Saturday, July 3, 2021

My ONE in 2021 - July

The 3rd of each month is a special day here on my blog - it's the day that Kelly (the founder of this series), Barb, and I share our One Plus Twelve cards. The idea is to use the same ONE stamp (not a set) each month to create a card. Sentiments can be used, too, if we choose. Want to know more? You can read all about it on my January 3rd blog post - found HERE.

My ONE stamp this year is the maple leaf from the Stampin' UP! Gather Together stamp set.

I created a Graduation card this month - and some fun and very colorful designer papers.


I also stamped the leaf on colored cardstock, and then colored it with a Copic marker for a bit of a different look.


I tried my best to line up the "rows" of the three colors of gingham DP. I think I succeeded. 


The CAS card challenge on SCS this week is Summer Trees - this card (full of trees) was so easy/fast to make that I think it definitely qualifies, even though there isn't any white space on it.

I hope you'll keep an eye out on the 3rd of each month this year to see how I do with this ONE stamp - and also will check out Kelly's and Barb's ONE stamp cards, too. Speaking of which, let's head over to their blogs now to admire their June cards.

Kelly

Barb

Thanks for stopping by my blog today!

Stamp/Die Sets: Stampin' UP! Gather Together and Taylored Expressions Simple Strips Background stamped with Memento Tuxedo Black Ink and colored with a Copic Marker

Papers: Cougar 110# White, and SU Daffodil Delight, Early Espresso, and Pear Pizzazz CS and DP from my scrap file

Dies: MFT A2 Rectangle Frames, MFT Stitched Rectangle, and Simon Says Sentiment Labels

Embellishments: Bee Brad from an unknown vendor

4 comments:

  1. Beautifully made, Jeanette. I really like the green on green. It looks really nice. Amazing what you can do with one stamp. Thanks for sharing!

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  2. What a fun card. Who would think to use a leaf image for a graduation card---YOU!

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  3. Love how you used the leaf on this colourful card Jeanette - the gingham detail is really eyecatching too
    Stay safe
    Blessings
    Maxine

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  4. Love the forest background and that cute bee peeking over your leaf!! Great design, Jeanette!

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