The Amazing Life stamp set is AH-MAZING!!

If you are finding yourself asking why it is amazing, let me share my top three reasons with you.

  1. I love the font
  2. I adore the images
  3. The sentiments are perfect for tons of occasions

Take a look, I know you are going to love this stamp set as much as I do!

Amazing Life Photopolymer Stamp Set from Stampin' Up! A cake for all the things worth celebrating. Beautifully designed and versatile sentiments perfect for many occasions.

Today, I want to share with you the Chevron Folding Technique.

I had never tried this technique when the Stamping with the Stars group decided to create and share this type of card.

Since I didn’t have a clue how to do it, I do what I always do when I need creative inspiration…

I searched Pinterest for “Chevron Fold” and lo and behold, I found lots of inspiration and instructional videos!

I love the fact that this technique is…

  1. Super Easy
  2. Can be used for any occasion
  3. a Great way to use Designer Series Paper

So…

Let’s see what everyone has created!

 

I created this card with St. Patrick’s Day in mind but the colors could easily be swapped out for any other occasion.

Some of my favorite things about this card…

  • the sentiment was heat embossed with Call Me Clover Embossing Powder (because I couldn’t find my Call Me Clover ink pad)
  • I used the Subtle Dynamic Textured Impressions Embossing Folder for added interest, I love how it makes the Gold Foil Paper POP!
  • I added some extra sparkle with my Wink of Stella pen and Call Me Clover Ink.
  • and of course, the Chevron Fold

 

Chevron Card featuring Stampin' Up! Amazing Life Photopolymer Stamp set, 2018-2020 In Color Designer Series Paper & Subtle Dynamic Textured Impressions Embossing Folder. For details and simple instructions, click through to my blog. #CrackedPotStamper #StampinUp #LoveItLiveItShareIt

 

The front is super fun!

But check out the inside…again the sentiment & shamrock are heat embossed!

Encouragement in a quick and simple card created with Amazing Life Photopolymer Stamp set and a touch of heat embossing. For details and simple instructions, click through to my blog. #CrackedPotStamper #StampinUp #LoveItLiveItShareIt

I love how the Subtle Dynamic Textured Impressions Folder gives the Gold Foil stripe an added POP!

Check out the details on this quick and easy Chevron Card created with Amazing Life Photopolymer Stamp set, 2018-2020 In Color Designer Series Paper, Gold Foil and Subtle Dynamic Textured Impressions Embossing Folder. For details and simple instructions, click through to my blog. #CrackedPotStamper #StampinUp #LoveItLiveItShareIt

What did I use to create this beauty? (scroll down for complete supply list and links)

  • Stamp Set: Amazing Life
  • Paper: 2018-2020 In Color Designer Series Paper, Call Me Clover, Whisper White, Gold Foil
  • Ink: Versamark, Call Me Clover Ink Refill
  • Tools: 2018-2020 In Color Stampin’ Emboss Powder (Call Me Clover), Heat Tool, Big Shot, Subtle Dynamic Textured Impressions Embossing Folder, Wink of Stella Glitter Brush, Stampin’ Trimmer
  • Adhesive: SNAIL Adhesive
  • Technique: Heat Embossing
Cardstock Dimensions:
  • Call Me Clover: 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2, scored at 4-1/4″ (card base)
  • Whisper White: (2) 5-1/4″ x 4″
  • Gold Foil Sheet: 1/4″ x 5-1/4″
  • 2018-2020 In Color Designer Series Paper: (5) 2-1/2″ x 1″
Instructions:
  1. Heat Emboss card front and inside panel.
  2. Adhere Gold Foil to card front. Emboss with Big Shot and Subtle Dynamic Textured Impressions Embossing Folder.
  3. Create Chevron Pattern on card front.
  4. Adhere card front to folded card base. Add a little shimmer with Wink of Stella and Call Me Clover ink.
  5. Write a personal note and drop in the mail to brighten someone’s day!
TIP:
Heat Emboss
  • Ink image with Versamark ink. Stamp on Whisper White Cardstock. Cover with Call Me Clover Stampin’ Emboss Powder. Remove excess and melt with Heat Tool.
To create the Chevron:
  • fold 3 strips of Designer Series Paper from the right corner down (R)
  • fold 2 strips of Designer Series Paper from the left corner down (L)
  • To assemble, start on the left side of your card alternating across card beginning with (R) piece of Designer Series Paper.
Amazing Life Chevron Fold Card

Amazing Life Chevron Card created with Amazing Life Photopolymer Stamp set, 2018-2020 In Color Designer Series Paper in Call Me Clover, sentiment "Good Luck" and shamrock images are heat embossed with Call Me Clover Stampin' Emboss Powder and embossed with Subtle Dynamic Textured Impressions Embossing Folder. Card base is Call Me Clover. #CrackedPotStamper #StampinUp #LoveItLiveItShareIt

 



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Amazing Life Chevron Card created with Amazing Life Photopolymer Stamp set, 2018-2020 In Color Designer Series Paper in Call Me Clover, sentiment "Good Luck" and shamrock images are heat embossed with Call Me Clover Stampin' Emboss Powder and embossed with Subtle Dynamic Textured Impressions Embossing Folder. Card base is Call Me Clover.


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