Pals Bog Hop – Desert Blooms

Welcome to the Stampin’ Pretty Pals’ Blog Hop!

This month, the theme is Flowers in the Garden. We hope you are inspired by all the wonderful creations the Pals share with you! As you hop from blog to blog, we love reading your comments. Then, you will find the lineup at the end of my post to help you “hop” along from Pal to Pal.

Desert Blooms Easel Card

Living in Arizona I thought I would share some desert blooms rather than the garden variety. I created this pretty easel card with Detailed Desert Bundle and the Layered Stripes background stamp.

Here’s a look at the easel function of this card.

Card Details

You may be wondering how I created the Basic White die cut piece on the front of this card as it is smaller than the die.

  • Start with a small scrap of Thick Basic White cardstock
  • Place as show below and run halfway through the machine
  • Reverse
  • Flip
  • Nestle the first half of the design into place against the die and secure with washi tape
  • Remove
  • Run the secon part the other halfway through
  • Reverse
  • Remove
  • Now you have a shortened piece of the longer original die

More inspiration awaits, so use the lineup below to visit the rest of the Design Team; The Pals are very excited to show you what they’ve created! Then, please mark your calendars for our next blog hop on May 10th, when our theme will be a Tic Tac Toe challenge, where our Design Team will create projects, using elements/supplies that are three in a row, column, or diagonal from the tic tac toe board.

Until then, have fun in your craft space.

Stampin’ Pretty Pals Blog Hop

  1. Mary Fish at Stampin’ Pretty
  2. Debbie Mageed at Secrets to Stamping
  3. Peggy Noe at Pretty Paper Cards
  4. Tricia Chuba at ButterDish Designs – You are HERE
  5. Jill Loveland at Simple Stamping
  6. Melissa Seplowitz at The Stamping Ninja
  7. Stesha Bloodhart at Stampin’ Hoot!
  8. Windy Ellard at Windy’s Wonderful Creations
  9. Ann Murray at Murray Stamps Ink
  10. Sue Jackson at Just Peachy Stamping
  11. Su Mohr at Aromas And Art
  12. Rosanne Mulhern at Heartfelt Stamping
  13. Mary Hanson at Up North Stampin’
  14. Deb Walker at Deb Stamps Life
  15. Lisa Ann Bernard at Queen B Creations
  16. Beth McCullough at Stamping Mom
  17. Lori Webb at Clever Copies
  18. Rae Harper Burnet at Wild West Paper Arts

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9 thoughts on “Pals Bog Hop – Desert Blooms”

  1. Such a beautiful easel card, Tricia! I really love that background – what a great creation with that bundle. I’m so happy you joined the blog hop this month!


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