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Wicked Quilt – SUO Challenge 2

Are you ready for another SUO Challenge?  I know I am and this is a fun one!  The challenge was to use your Big Shot.  I love my Big Shot and I use it a lot.  For this card I used it to die cut the Top Note quilt and to emboss the Old Olive layer with the Lattice Embossing Folder.

This card is super simple and easy to make, but it certainly doesn’t look like it.  Start by cutting a Cajun Craze card base and then applying Whisper White craft ink around the edges with a sponge dauber.  I then stamped my bat image from Wicked Cool in Basic Black classic ink and then quickly doused it with Crystal Clear embossing powder.  Melt that with your heat tool and set the card base aside.  I then cut a 4 X 5 inch piece of scrap card stock.  Use your 1 1/4″ square punch and adhere different patterned papers to it.  In this case I used Wicked Fun Specialty Designer Series Paper.  After my squares were all adhered I simply cut out the Top Note die using the Big Shot.  I ran a strip of Sticky Strip across and then pleated my Pumpkin Pie Taffeta ribbon.  Now stamp your sentiment in Cajun Craze ink and punch it out with the Curly Label punch.  I used Shimmery White card stock for mine.  Then before you put your Big Shot away run a piece of Old Olive card stock through with the Lattice embossing folder.  Attach it to your card base and then add the quilt using dimensionals.

I love how this card turned out.  It looks like I spent a lot of time making it and it looks complicated, but in all reality it was super simple to make.  Make sure to join in the fun and play along with our SUO Challenge.  It is for customers and demonstrators alike who love Stampin’ Up! product and would like to make a project using Stampin’ Up! Only products.


9 responses »

  1. It’s a beauty! I love the colors, so deep, rich, and dark. I will definitely be giving this a try soon!

  2. oh my SUPER cute!! i love, love, love it!! i’m inspired to make one of these as well!! thanks for sharing!!

  3. This is just way too cute!!! You’re right – it does look complicated to make. Thanks for the instructions on how you did it. SUPER!

  4. This is wonderful. I love all the patterns and deep colors. I hope things are well with you and yours. I am getting swamped. Take care…keep inspiring.

  5. love the quilted top note! Great card 🙂

  6. Cute card. Love the look of the quilted card – and also the way you scrunched up the ribbon.

  7. Oh wow! I did think this was really hard until I rad your directions. Your card is great & I really appreciate your explanation! Thanks!

  8. Hi Jenn!
    I love the quilt cards and yours looks great with the Halloween twist. 🙂 I also like the ribbon technique you used…I will have to bring that one out at one of my workshops this month. Nice job!!

  9. You’re right — it looks complicated, and I’ve honestly never tried this kind of card, although I frequently admire it! Yours is fabulous! Now I need the P Pie Taffeta ribbon too! Thanks for that LOL! I love your base card layer the best — looks like DSP and I’m lovin’ the Cajun Craze! TFS!


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