SUDSOL’s 2011 Summer Mini Blog Tour!

I have a whole new blog design! So to celebrate my new  design, I am will give out a special gift to someone who posts a comment on my blog during this month! You have until May 29th to post a comment and on the May 31st, I will choose a winner! Let me know what you like about my blog or what would like me to feature on my blog in the future. Look forward to hearing from you and your ideas as how I can better serve you, my customers!

All the projects posted here were for the SUDSOL blog tour on May 17 and used new products from Stampin' Up!'s 2011 Summer Mini catalog. My first card uses the one Sheet Wonder technique.

Project One:

I used The Open Sea stamp set for the One Sheet Wonder Background.

Stampin' Up! The Open Sea Nautical Expedition Jeannine Tarrio SUDSOL Blog Tour


1. Sahara Sand: 4 1/4" x 11" scored at 5 1/2"

2. Chocolate Chip 1 1/4" x 3 1/2"

3. Nautical Expedition 4" x 5 1/4"

4. Whisper White 1" x 3 1/4 & 5/8" x 1 7/8"

5. Cherry Cobbler 3/4" x 2"

6. One Sheet Wonder piece

Other Supplies: Cherry Cobbler Baker's Twine

Project Two:

A summer birthday card – don't you love it? I used the colors in Beyond the Garden Designer Series Paper for my palette for this card.

Perfect Punches Stampin' Up! Jeannine Tarrio SUDSOL Blog Tour Beyond the Garden Big Shot


Stamps: Perfect Punches

Cardstock: Tangerine Tango, Wild Wasabi, Whisper White, and Daffodil Delight

Ink: Basic Black

Accessories: Basic Jewels Rinestones, Dotted Scallop Ribbon Border Punch, Wide Oval Punch, Itty Bitty Punches, 1/2" circle punch, Big Shot, and Flower Garden Textured Embossing Folder.


Last Project:

Have you checked out the Strength & Hope sstamp set on page 27 of Stampin' Up!'s 2011 Summer Mini Catalog? It is a beautiful set and very versatile. I made the monochromatic card below using several mini catalog products.

Stampin' Up! Strength & Hope Monochromatic Card The Brest Cancer Research Foundation


Stamps: Strength & Hope

Card Stock: Melon Mambo, Pink Pirouette, Pretty in Pink, Regal Rose, Whisper White

Ink: Melon Mambo

Accesories: Blossom Bouquet Triple Layer Punch, Flower Garden Textured Embossing Folder,Big Shot, Pretty in Pink 5/8" Satin Ribbon

Well, I hope you enjoyed these Summer Mini Projects and don't forget to leave a comment so you can be entered into my blog candy contest!  Thanks for visiting my blog and stop by soon again!


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Posted on : May 16 2011
Posted under Birthday, Cards, Masculine, One Sheet Wonder, Thinking of You, Uncategorized |

12 People have left comments on this post

May 17, 2011 - 03:05:17

I especially love the colors on the Strength and Hope project!   So glad you're next in line after me on the blog tour!

May 17, 2011 - 08:05:54
Cristy Lee said:

I really love the your use of the embossing folder.  All your cards are so inspiring TFS!

May 17, 2011 - 09:05:32
Teresa Hafso said:

Very Inspiring stuff.  Thanks for sharing!

May 17, 2011 - 10:05:34

Beautiful projects, Jean!  I love them all!  TFS!

May 17, 2011 - 11:05:47

Jean……love your samples.  I feel a c.a.s.e. coming up with your Beyond the Garden DSP card.  I'm so glad you shared.  šŸ™‚     ~Blythe

May 17, 2011 - 12:05:10
marti Crapo said:

I loved everything. The Open Sea collage look is wonderful. And I loved how you used the Flower Garden embossing. Great blog
Marti Crapo

May 17, 2011 - 12:05:50
Tammy Fite said:

Great cards–all of them!!!

May 17, 2011 - 02:05:31
nola said:

Love how you used the sets from the mini–esp. the Hope in the new punch–wonderful idea!!!
Hugs. Nola

May 17, 2011 - 05:05:42
Kim Innis said:

Love the cards, Jean!

May 17, 2011 - 06:05:31

Pretty, pretty cards!

May 17, 2011 - 11:05:46

Lovely work, Jean!  I really like the Strength and Hope card!  Great color combo!

May 18, 2011 - 06:05:09
Judy said:

Love all of your projects, but especially those using the Flower Garden Textured Embossing Folder.  Thanks for making this another great tour!

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