CTC 170: Stampin’ Up!’s Hanging Garden

Published by under cards | Mar 18 2018

Hanging Garden card from www.simonebartrum.com. Products from Stampin' Up!. Welcome to the CASE-ing the Catty Blog Hop! This week I’m using the Hanging Garden stamp set.

CTC 170 Caseing the Catty Blog Hop

The CTC Crew are turning to pages 28-35 of the Occasions Catalogue for inspiration. We can use the layout, the colours, the stamps, or any other element as the basis for making another card.

I was drawn to this card on the bottom left corner of page 28 and chose to CASE (Copy And Selectively Edit) it this week.

I used both the layout and the ‘trio’ theme as inspiration, but instead of 3 containers of fruit I used 3 hanging baskets from the aptly named stamp set Hanging Garden.

Hanging Garden card from www.simonebartrum.com. Products from Stampin' Up!.

Both cards use the Sale-a-bration Tutti Frutti Cards & Envelopes as the base, and coloured hanging baskets.

Some coordinating cardstock and ribbons finish these quick and easy cards. This is a great go-to layout, and is the perfect way to display the hanging baskets.

You can see the full list of products used to create both cards by scrolling down to the bottom of this post. Remember Sale-a-bration is still on, so it’s a great time to add a few extra stamp sets to your collection and get a free gift too.

Hanging Garden card from www.simonebartrum.com. Products from Stampin' Up!.

My baskets and flowers were coloured with Stampin’ Blends alcohol markers, but would also look great using watercolour pencils, markers or ink. Remember, when colouring with alcohol markers you’ll need to stamp the image in Memento ink to keep the stamped lines sharp. If you are interested in gathering the full set of Blends over four months, then check out my popular Blends Club here.

This is such a fun stamp set! I loved colouring in those pretty hanging baskets and will definitely be colouring some more.

Our next CTC crew member in this week’s blog hop is Monique Fielder. Just click the Next button below and you can see her lovely creation.

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Happy stamping,

Simone Bartrum, Stampin' Up! demonstrator Australia, Victoria









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13 Responses to “CTC 170: Stampin’ Up!’s Hanging Garden”

  1. Judy Mayon 18 Mar 2018 at 9:55 pm

    Gorgeous cards, Simone and a great CASE. Those hanging baskets are so cute!

  2. Simoneon 19 Mar 2018 at 8:40 am

    Thanks Judy!

  3. Peta Stephenon 18 Mar 2018 at 10:42 pm

    Two gorgeous cards Simone, your colouring is amazing on all those tiny little flowers.

  4. Simoneon 19 Mar 2018 at 8:42 am

    Thanks Peta, made sure the glasses were on for those lol they are pretty tiny but very cute.

  5. Elizabeth Grosson 18 Mar 2018 at 10:56 pm

    Great colouring Simone your card looks beautiful.

  6. Simoneon 19 Mar 2018 at 8:40 am

    Thanks Liz 🙂

  7. Triciaon 19 Mar 2018 at 7:45 pm

    Wow, I really love these cards Simone, such beautiful colouring. I am yet to ink up my Hanging Garden set but you have totally inspired me to have a play date with it.

  8. Simoneon 19 Mar 2018 at 9:55 pm

    Ooo yes you’ll have to ink it up. It’s a lovely one to colour.

  9. Julia Quinnon 19 Mar 2018 at 9:09 pm

    What an awesome case of this layout – such a great idea! I love the ideas this team shares – such wonderful inspiration! And fantastic colouring too!!!

  10. Simoneon 19 Mar 2018 at 9:54 pm

    Thanks Julia! It’s great to see what everyone creates from the catalogues. I always get good ideas too.

  11. Angela Meiritz-Reidon 21 Mar 2018 at 7:36 pm

    Both cards are beautiful Simone, love your colouring and great idea using the Hanging Garden set x

  12. Sandra Colletton 23 Mar 2018 at 8:58 am

    Wow, some serious colouring but it totally paid off. Love both versions of your CASe Simone!

  13. Rebecca Son 01 Apr 2018 at 3:14 pm

    What lovely colouring!! I love this set!

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