Tips & Tricks for May Choctaw OK

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.

Michael's Arts Crafts
(405) 942-8920
5012 North May Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK
 
Michaels
(405) 737-2293
7515 SE 15th St Uptown Plz
Oklahoma City, OK
 
Hobby Lobby 1
(405) 348-8260
3160 S Broadway
Edmond, OK
 
Image Arts Etc
(405) 348-2787
3232 S Boulevard St
Edmond, OK
 
Art Source & Design
(405) 842-3294
430 W Wilshire Blvd
Oklahoma City, OK
 
Michael's Arts Crafts
(405) 685-1733
7301 South Pennsylvania Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK
 
Art House
(405) 524-0933
2055 NW 22nd St
Oklahoma City, OK
 
Framemaster
(405) 341-7211
3226 S Boulevard St
Edmond, OK
 
Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Store
(405) 842-2557
4275 NW 63rd St
Oklahoma City, OK
 
Stone Art Traders Rock Shop
(405) 946-8205
2704 NW 26th St
Oklahoma City, OK
 

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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