Rock and Roll Stamping Technique

Today’s project features lots of butterflies in a rainbow of colors, with the Gingham Gala Product Suite. The Rock and Roll Stamping Technique is used and demonstrated in my Facebook live video. Today’s project is called a Floating Card.

I used five products from the Gingham Gala product suite, for my cards, including; the Butterfly Gala Stamp Set, Butterfly Duet Punch, Gingham Gala Designer PaperGingham Gala Adhesive Backed Sequins and the Whisper White Flax Ribbon.

By using all these products within a single product suite it made the design process so easy!

Today's project features lots of butterflies in a rainbow of colors, with the Gingham Gala Product Suite. The Rock and Roll Stamping Technique is shown.

The stamp set and punch will be available to purchase on 1/3/19, but you can buy my “Taste of a Suite” product shares NOW but only through 1/4/19!

With my “Taste of a Suite” product shares, you can get all the consumables (in this suite) that were used on these projects, for just $10! There are more details later in this post.

I’ve used a variety of techniques to create my butterflies including two-step stamping, stamping off, the rock and roll stamping technique and coloring with Blends Alcohol markers.

In my facebook live video (included ahead) I also showed some variations made with heat embossing and Brusho Crystal Colour. At the end of this post, you’ll find a graphic that shows the colors and techniques used for each of these butterflies!

Check out my fun array of colored butterflies!

Today's project features lots of butterflies in a rainbow of colors, with the Gingham Gala Product Suite. The Rock and Roll Stamping Technique is shown.

The card you see below was my first design. All the butterflies on this version use simple two-step stamping with full ink in a variety of colors.

It’s called two-step stamping because you start by stamping the black butterfly images first. Then for the second step, you stamp the color over the butterfly image with the color(s) of your choosing. Two images were used to apply color to the large butterfly, one for the top two wings and a second one for the bottom two wings. By having two stamps it’s really easy to apply different colors to the top and bottom of the butterfly if you wish.

Today's project features lots of butterflies in a rainbow of colors, with the Gingham Gala Product Suite. The Rock and Roll Stamping Technique is shown.

I couldn’t help but make this design with lots of the colors I was playing with, but for my later versions, I simplified the colors a bit.

The five colors used in the card above are the colors of the Gingham Gala Designer Series paper (DSP) stack. I’ve used this DSP for the top and bottom panels on the card.

The color scheme for this next card is Balmy Blue, Pacific Point, Lemon Lime Twist, and Granny Apple Green.

Today's project features lots of butterflies in a rainbow of colors, with the Gingham Gala Product Suite. The Rock and Roll Stamping Technique is shown.

For this version, I used regular stamping for some of the butterflies, but for a few of them, I used the rock and roll stamping technique.

Can you see the darker blue on the edge of the large and small butterflies, on the right side of the card? These were made using both Balmy Blue and Pacific Point Ink.

Today's project features lots of butterflies in a rainbow of colors, with the Gingham Gala Product Suite. The Rock and Roll Stamping Technique is shown.

The color scheme for this next card is Grapefruit Grove, Calypso Coral, Daffodil Delight, and Crushed Curry.

Today's project features lots of butterflies in a rainbow of colors, with the Gingham Gala Product Suite. The Rock and Roll Stamping Technique is shown.

The rock and roll stamping technique was used for all the butterflies on this card.

Today's project features lots of butterflies in a rainbow of colors, with the Gingham Gala Product Suite. The Rock and Roll Stamping Technique is shown.

Last but not least, the colors used for the card below are Highland Heather, Gorgeous Grape, Lemon Lime Twist, Granny Apple Green, Balmy Blue, and Pacific Point.

Today's project features lots of butterflies in a rainbow of colors, with the Gingham Gala Product Suite. The Rock and Roll Stamping Technique is shown.

This is a variation of the first card I showed in this post. I simply replaced the yellow and orange butterflies with green and blue butterflies.

I decided that the first version was just a bit too busy with so many colors, so I decided to simplify it.

Today's project features lots of butterflies in a rainbow of colors, with the Gingham Gala Product Suite. The Rock and Roll Stamping Technique is shown.

For all three versions…

  • Attach the butterflies with either glue dots or a mini stampin’ dimensional.
  • The sentiment piece is attached to the Whisper White Flax ribbon with glue dots. Then attach this assembled piece, to the bottom of the card, using multipurpose liquid glue.
  • Place some adhesive-backed sequins in various spots to add some whimsical fun to the card.

Today's project features lots of butterflies in a rainbow of colors, with the Gingham Gala Product Suite. The Rock and Roll Stamping Technique is shown.

Lastly… one of the small butterflies, on each card, is attached to the inside. Fun right?

You can see this additional detail in the photos below.

To find out how this Floating card is assembled, watch my Facebook Live video tutorial just ahead.

  • If you want to skip past the announcements, specials etc, the project demonstration starts at about 28 minutes.

Today's project features lots of butterflies in a rainbow of colors, with the Gingham Gala Product Suite. The Rock and Roll Stamping Technique is shown.

Check out the products used for this card in the photo below!

  • Purchase the stamp set and punch starting January 3rd, 2019.

  • Purchase the consumables for today’s project as part of the Gingham Gala “Taste of a Suite” product share NOW through January 4th, 2019. There’s a photo of this product share below.

  • Click HERE to check out ALL 7 product shares being offered!

  • If you buy the bundle and Gingham Gala product share you’ll need just a few additional supplies to recreate these cards. There’s a complete supply list at the end of this post.

  • Plus, if you’re a newsletter subscriber AND you purchase specific qualifying bundles on January 3rd or 4th 2019, I’ll have a special gift for you! Details will be in my January 2nd newsletter!

Click HERE to subscribe and receive my email newsletters!

Today's project features lots of butterflies in a rainbow of colors, with the Gingham Gala Product Suite. The Rock and Roll Stamping Technique is shown.

All the current product shares include a variety of consumable products. There are 7 product shares to correspond with the 7 product suites in the Occasions Catalog!

  • Click HERE to learn the basics of my product share program.

 

Check out the details of how I created all these fun butterflies, in the graphic below!

 

Today's project features lots of butterflies in a rainbow of colors, with the Gingham Gala Product Suite. The Rock and Roll Stamping Technique is shown.

I hope you’ve enjoyed my project today and will check out my video tutorial ahead!

There is a complete supply list and project dimensions at the end of this post, in case you’d like to make this project and/or purchase any of these products. If you don’t currently have a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator, I’d love to be yours! If that is the case, I’d be happy to send you catalogs and support you with all your paper crafting needs! Click HERE to leave a comment and let me know.

I love what I do and love to share it!!!

Happy Crafting!

Melissa 🙂


Check out my Video Tutorial here:

If you watched this video here on my blog and enjoyed it, please pop on over to my YouTube channel and give it a Thumbs Up, Share it with friends and Subscribe to my YouTube Channel. I’d be so grateful!!! In addition, if you click on the little bell on YouTube, you’ll be notified whenever a new video goes live on my channel.


More Going On Now…

  • “Taste of a Suite” Product Shares being offered NOW!
    • Preorder period ends 1/4/19!
    • Click HERE to learn more about these unique product shares!
    • Shares will be filled and distributed in January.
  • Year End Close Out Sale happening NOW! – Holiday Catalog Items Retiring 1/2/19!!!
    • Items available WHILE SUPPLIES LAST!
    • Get 10% to 50% OFF SELECT ITEMS!
    • Click HERE to see the Year End Close Out Sale Items and Retiring Items in my Online Store
    • Click HERE to see a PDF of All Retiring Items
  • Join me for my next Facebook Live Event on Thursday 1/3/19 at 4 pm EST
    • These events include all the latest updates plus, a project and/or technique demonstration too!
    • Find me on Facebook by clicking here: Melissa’s Crafting Treehouse Facebook Page
    • Make sure to click on “following” on my facebook page so you’ll receive a notification of when I go LIVE. Under the “following” options you can also select the “see first” option which might help you to find me more easily.
  • Become a Treehouse Chick and take your Crafting and Creative Fun to the Next Level!
    • Click HERE to learn more.

 

Click HERE to Shop Now

Current Hostess Code:

HXWKGVPB

Use the current hostess code to get Free Card Kits and other perks with your qualifying purchases!

Not sure how to apply the Hostess Code? Click HERE to learn more.

Click Below to see the 2018 Holiday Catalog PDF

2018 Holiday Catalog by Stampin' Up!

Check out the 2018 – 2019 Annual Catalog PDF by clicking below.

Stampin' Up! AnnualCatalog 2018-2019


Project Dimensions:

  • Card Body: 4-1/4 x 6-7/8 scored @ 1-
  • Whisper White Inside Piece: 4″ x 5-1/4″
  • Window Sheet: 4-1/4″ x 5-7/16″
  • Top & Bottom Cardstock Panels (2): 1-1/8″ x 4
  • Top & Bottom Designer Paper Panels (2): 1″ x 3-7/8″
  • Sentiment Piece: 1-1/8″ x 2-5/8″

Product List:

Crushed Curry Classic Stampin' Pad

Crushed Curry Classic Stampin’ Pad
[131173]

Tags:

About Me Page

I am a seeker of that crazy, excited feeling that comes when you've created something that’s unique, beautiful and expresses who you are in some small way. It’s like making a new discovery, when you find a unique combination of color, layout, dimension and texture. I call it a creative spark and it makes me giddy! Through sharing and teaching I hope to help others find this amazing feeling of creative bliss!

Comments

  1. Brenda says

    I just came across this card because I just purchased this stamp bundle. My question is, what are your using to adhere your butterflies to the window sheets so the glue/adhesive does not show through the window sheet?

    • Melissa Kerman says

      Hi Brenda. I actually just used glue dots to hold the butterflies on the window sheet. They do show on the inside but I just chose to not worry about it. I did contemplate putting some butterflies in the inside to cover up the glue dots and decorate the inside but chose not to. Thanks for commenting and have fun playing!

  2. Linda Forster says

    Hi
    Your video was helpful and I enjoyed watching and doing the card but I used yellow card stock with sunflowers and white rose’s for my daughter’s 40th birthday Thank-you.
    I’m from Australia Queensland.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Recent Posts

February 2023 Color Challenge & Blog Hop

February 6, 2023
Posted in ,
Check out the February 2023 Color Challenge and Blog Hop! My project features new products from the January to April 2023 mini-catalog.

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and February 2023 Color Challenge! If you’ve already started the blog hop you should be coming from the talented Melanie Hockin’s blog post. If you’ve just joined in, make sure to do the full hop and see all the wonderful projects created by the Color Fusers Design team! The color […]

Unique & Easy Card with Dainty Flowers Designer Paper

February 4, 2023
Posted in ,
I am in love with this unique & easy card made with the Dainty Flowers Designer Paper and the Stampin' Up! Easter Bunny Bundle!

I am in love with this unique & easy card made with the Dainty Flowers Designer Paper. Get this paper FREE with a $50 order during Sale-A-Bration! This card design came together so quickly and it was such an easy card to make. I sort of stumbled onto this design when I was noodling around […]

DIY Valentine Treats – 2 Quick & Easy Projects!

January 21, 2023
Posted in ,
Check out these two quick and easy, diy Valentine treats! They are made with the Stampin' Up, Country Floral Lane Suite.

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing two quick and easy DIY Valentine Treats. These DIY Valentine Treats feature the Country Floral Lane Suite and the Dandy Designs Sale-A-Bration designer paper. I’ve made two versions of my pop-up chocolate bar sleeve (shown just below) and two versions of the simplest pouch you’ll ever make (shown later […]

January 2023 Color Challenge & Blog Hop

January 2, 2023
Posted in ,
My January 2023 Color Challenge project features the Ginkgo Branch Bundle from the January - April mini-catalog which is live on 1/5/23.

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and January 2023 Color Challenge! If you’ve already started the blog hop you should be coming from the talented Melanie Hockin’s blog post. If you’ve just joined in, make sure to do the full hop and see all the wonderful projects created by the Color Fusers Design team! The color […]

Product Shares are now available!

December 6, 2022
Posted in
mini catalog 2023

It’s that time again! A new catalog is coming out soon and with it comes my unique and awesome “Taste of a Suite” Product Shares! The January to April 2023 mini-catalog goes live in January which means NOW is the time to preorder Product Shares! Here are the basic details: For all the details go […]

December 2022 Color Challenge & Blog Hop

December 5, 2022
Posted in ,
The color scheme for the December 2022 Color Challenge is Basic Black, Merry Merlot, and Smoky Slate. Today's project features the Desert Details Bundle which will be available to purchase on 1/5/22.

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and December 2022 Color Challenge! If you’ve already started the blog hop you should be coming from the talented Sue Vine‘s blog post. If you’ve just joined in, make sure to do the full hop and see all the wonderful projects created by the Color Fusers Design team! The color […]

Stocking Stuffer Ideas that are Easy to Make

December 3, 2022
Posted in ,
Today's adorable Stocking Stuffer Ideas are so quick and easy to make! If you love tiny, cute things, you'll want to make bunches of these!

Today’s adorable Stocking Stuffer Ideas are so quick and easy to make! If you love tiny, cute things, you’ll want to make bunches of these! The first of my two stocking stuffer ideas is a simple “Santa” Gum Holder. I’ve used a sentiment from the Inspired Thoughts stamp set and a variety of punches (some […]

How to make a floating strips card!

November 19, 2022
Posted in ,
Learn how to make a floating strips card with the gorgeous Fitting Florets designer paper and Framed Florets Bundle by Stampin' Up!

It is actually very easy to make a floating strips card, even though it might not have looked that way in my video! LOL! In my recent Facebook Live video, I shared how to make a floating strips card with the gorgeous Fitting Florets designer paper and Framed Florets Bundle by Stampin’ Up! For this […]

FREE Stamp Set Black Friday Offer!

November 19, 2022
Posted in
Shop with Melissa's Crafting Treehouse

Check out my Black Friday Offer! Get a *FREE STAMP SET from me valued at $18 or less when you do the following: Note: If you placed an order on 11/15 and your order was less than $75, you can place another order to bring your merchandise amount to $75 or more in total so […]

November 2022 Color Challenge & Blog Hop

November 7, 2022
Posted in ,
Today's Floating Elements cards were made for the November 2022 Color Challenge and Blog Hop. They're simple and fun to make!

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and November 2022 Color Challenge! If you’ve already started the blog hop you should be coming from the talented Sue Vine‘s blog post. If you’ve just joined in, make sure to do the full hop and see all the wonderful projects created by the Color Fusers Design team! The […]

Greeting Card Design with Graceful Tiles & More

November 5, 2022
Posted in ,
My Graceful Tiles greeting card design features a layout that was CASED from my Simple Suite Stampers Tutorial Bundle Storybook Gnomes card.

Today I’m featuring a greeting card design made with the layout used for my October 2022 Simple Suite Stampers Tutorial Bundle project. Each month, the Simple Suite Stampers design team publishes a tutorial bundle focusing on a particular theme. The October theme was the Storybook Gnomes suite of products. I made three variations of my […]

How to create colorful tags with linen specialty paper!

October 15, 2022
Posted in ,
Learn how to make lots of colorful tags with the linen specialty paper and blends alcohol markers by Stampin' Up!

In today’s post, I’ll share how to make lots of colorful tags with Linen Specialty Paper and Blends Alcohol Markers! Last month I was working feverishly to earn the Stampin’ Up! Incentive Trip to Norway. One of the ways I was able to earn the trip (YES, I reach my goal) was by selling 49 […]