Tips & Tricks for May Greer SC

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
(864) 587-8701
1450 Wo Ezell Boulevard
Spartanburg, SC
 
Sea Island Art Gallery
(864) 271-2007
115 Pelham Rd Ste 24
Greenville, SC
 
S & R Framing Inc
(864) 676-0005
1200 Woodruff Rd
Greenville, SC
 
Michaels 6001
(864) 987-9474
20 Haywood Rd
Greenville, SC
 
Bennetts Frame & Art Express
(864) 627-9222
2038 Laurens Rd
Greenville, SC
 
Canvas Champ
(800) 317-0677
10 Treyburn Ct,
Greer, SC
 
Hobby Lobby Creative Centers
(864) 676-1060
1511 Woodruff Rd
Greenville, SC
 
Suburban Paint Company
(864) 244-1375
1378 N Pleasantburg Dr
Greenville, SC
 
Asmart Fabric
(864) 235-5222
2518 Poinsett Hwy
Greenville, SC
 
Best Upholstering
(864) 271-1533
29 Liberty Ln
Greenville, SC
 

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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