Tips & Tricks for May Cape Coral FL

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.

Its All Good Consignment Boutique
(239) 839-8632
1224 SE 47th Street
Cape Coral, FL
 
Michaels Arts & Crafts
(239) 242-0634
527 Sw Pine Island Rd
Cape Coral, FL
 
Corporate Art Inc
(239) 549-1879
1229 Se 47th Ter
Cape Coral, FL
 
Cape Coral Art & Frame
(239) 549-1688
1520 Se 46th Ln
Cape Coral, FL
 
Strawberry Fields Scrapbook Shop
(239) 829-0200
303 NE 3rd ave Suite 15
Cape Coral, FL
 
The Painted Conch
(239) 673-6660
1242 SW Pine Island Rd #17
Cape Coral, FL
 
Cape Coral Art League Inc
(239) 772-5657
516 Cultural Park Blvd
Cape Coral, FL
 
Black Cat Embroidery
(239) 541-2849
4901 Victoria Dr
Cape Coral, FL
 
Cape Coral Arts Studio
(239) 574-0802
4533 Coronado Pkwy
Cape Coral, FL
 
City Of Cape Coral Art Studio #1
(239) 574-0802
4533 Coronado Pkwy
Cape Coral, FL
 

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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