Tips & Tricks for May Canyon TX

May's the perfect time to say "thanks" to Mom or a friend, and what better way to slip her candy or a note than in a paper-purse design she will love? Here's how Paula Hogan, a designer for Stampin' Up!, created this appealing look with the company's supplies.

Canyon Clay Company
(806) 655-4683
2613 3rd Ave
Canyon, TX
 
Gladwin Paint Co
(806) 352-7300
4515 Canyon Dr
Amarillo, TX
 
Tandy Leather Factory
(806) 354-0215
2473 W Interstate 40
Amarillo, TX
 
AgainstWall
(806) 359-9255
4310 S Western Suite B
Amarillo, TX
 
Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(806) 356-8044
3318 Bell St
Amarillo, TX
 
Hobby Time
(806) 352-9660
3601 Airway Blvd
Amarillo, TX
 
Michaels Arts And Crafts
(806) 358-3897
2203 S Western St
Amarillo, TX
 
Michaels
(806) 358-1348
3801 Olsen Blvd, Unit 1
Amarillo, TX
 
Rays Of Learning Inc
(806) 331-6380
4231 Ridgecrest Cir Ste C
Amarillo, TX
 
Blue Sage Art Gallery
(806) 374-6568
3302 SW 6th Ave
Amarillo, TX
 

Tips & Tricks for May

The Tips & Tricks column in the May 2009 issue of Creating Keepsakes shared how to create chic shoe accents and paper shoes, generate a colorful backdrop in seconds, make alcohol-ink leaves and more. Following are additional details not found in the magazine!

Create a Cute Purse Look

May's the perfect time to say "thanks" to Mom or a friend, and what better way to slip her candy or a note than in a paper-purse design she will love? Here's how Paula Hogan, a designer for Stampin' Up!, created this appealing look with the company's supplies.

Purse holder by Stampin' Up!

Purse Holder by Paula Hogan for Stampin' Up!. Supplies Cardstock: Certainly Celery, Pink Pirouette and Very Vanilla (all textured) and Close to Cocoa; Patterned paper: Candy Lane Designer Series, Certainly Celery Patterns and Pink Pirouette Patterns Designer Series; Stamps: Eastern Blooms; Ink: Close to Cocoa Classic and Pink Pirouette Classic; Ribbon: Pink Pirouette 5/8" striped grosgrain and Pretty in Pink 3/8" taffeta; Rub-ons: Bright Delight and Many Occasions; Die-cutting machine: Sizzix Big Shot for Stampin' Up!; Dies: Bag w/Scallops Bigz XL, Beautiful Butterflies Bigz, Matchbox Bigz XL, Naturally Serif Sizzlits Decorative Strip and Scallop Circle #2 Bigz; Other: 1/4" circle punch, button latte and crochet thread.

 

To create the purse holder:

1. Cut purse box from Pink Pirouette textured cardstock using a Big Shot machine and Bag w/Scallops Bigz XL die.

2. Stamp branch image in Pink Pirouette ink on front of bag and apply rub-on image using wooden applicator included in packaging. Assemble bag.

3. Cut butterflies from Candy Lane Designer Series paper using Big Shot machine and Butterflies die. Tie two small butterflies together using crochet thread; adhere to bag.

4. Punch hole in each side of bag using 1/4" circle punch. Tie Pink Pirouette grosgrain ribbon through each hole to form a handle.

5. Tie crochet thread through holes of button; adhere to bag.

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