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Wild Bananas

May 14th, 2008 · 3 Comments

Wild Bananas

Wild Bananas was a Color Combination Challenge on SCS last January. Everybody was making cards with Wild Wasabi, Barely Banana, and Blue Bayou. I happened to have Designer Series paper with two of these colors, so that’s what I used on my entry. I took one 4-3/4″ by 3-1/2″ piece of double-sided DS paper and cut it in half using a Coluzzle and a hobby blade. I flipped over one half to reveal the other design, and it fit perfectly inside the other half.

I had seen how Janine Tinklenberg was adding DS paper to her punched photo corners, and I gave that a try. The circular birthday sentiment from Circle of Friendship was stamped twice, once on Whisper White and once on Barely Banana card stock. The inside words were punched out with a 1/2″ circle punch. I also punched 1/16″ holes in every scallop, and added little accents (sometimes called faux eyelets) to the holes with my white gel pen.

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All supplies by Stampin’ Up!® unless otherwise noted.
Stamps: Circle of Friendship
Paper: Barely Banana, Blue Bayou, Wild Wasabi, Whisper White, Porcelain Prints DS Paper
Ink: Blue Bayou, Wild Wasabi
Accessories: Scallop, 1-1/4″, 1″, 1/2″, and 1/16″ Circle Punches, Photo Corners Punch, Soft Subtles Brads, White Gel Pen, Coluzzle, Hobby Blade, Stampin’ Dimensionals

Tags: fun & frolicky

3 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Jessie/knightrone // May 14, 2008 at 4:56 pm

    This is so cute!!! Love it!!

  • 2 Lisa Henke // May 18, 2008 at 7:59 am

    what a cool layout and these colors are amazing! very nice card.

  • 3 Crystal Birr // May 20, 2008 at 11:03 am

    very cool colors and I love the faux eyelets!

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