Vintage Collage with Very Versailles!

The stunning project in this post features a vintage collage made with the Very Versailles Stamp Set, a new item in the 2019 – 2020 Stampin’ Up! Catalog.

I just love this set and have been having a blast playing with it! There are lots of steps involved in making this card but they’re all easy and quick! I started with stamping my script image as an anchor point and then stamped all my images to fit around it to create my vintage collage.

The stunning project in this post features a vintage collage made with the Very Versailles Stamp Set, a new item in the 2019 - 2020 Stampin’ Up! Catalog.

For this card, I’ve used Mossy Meadow, Sahara Sand, Terracotta Tile (part of the 2019 – 2021 In Color collection) and Versamark Ink Pads. For the cardstocks, I used Mossy Meadow, Very Vanilla and Cajun Craze.

The Terracotta Tile and Cajun Craze coordinate very well together. In the video ahead I showed these colors in cardstock, side by side, so you can really appreciate the difference. You may be able to see in the close-up photos ahead how the stamped Terracotta Tile image looks lighter than the Cajun Craze cardstock.

The stunning project in this post features a vintage collage made with the Very Versailles Stamp Set, a new item in the 2019 - 2020 Stampin’ Up! Catalog.

I’ve used two stamp sets and some coordinating dies to make this vintage collage card. Most of the images used are from the Very Versailles stamp set but the two images from the Beauty Abounds Set really finishes off this card beautifully. The gold heat embossed butterfly and gold specks are created using images from the Beauty Abounds Set and the butterflies are die cut using the coordinating Butterfly Beauty Dies. The tiny butterflies are die cut from a piece of gold foil.

I just love the gold elements in this card! The card was pretty before the gold was added but after I added the gold, it went from pretty to simply stunning!

The stunning project in this post features a vintage collage made with the Very Versailles Stamp Set, a new item in the 2019 - 2020 Stampin’ Up! Catalog.

All the steps for making this vintage collage style card are in my Facebook Live video toward the end of this post.

The stunning project in this post features a vintage collage made with the Very Versailles Stamp Set, a new item in the 2019 - 2020 Stampin’ Up! Catalog.

While I did not show it in the video, I did stamp on the inside of the card to finish it off. The foliage is stamped in Mossy Meadow using second inking.

The stunning project in this post features a vintage collage made with the Very Versailles Stamp Set, a new item in the 2019 - 2020 Stampin’ Up! Catalog.
The stunning project in this post features a vintage collage made with the Very Versailles Stamp Set, a new item in the 2019 - 2020 Stampin’ Up! Catalog.

I hope you’ve enjoyed this project! If so, you might LOVE my August Technique Class, which features some fun Distressing Techniques using the Very Versailles and Tasteful Textures stamp sets.

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  • 2 techniques and coordinating technique pages,
  • 6 cards (with variations on two themes),
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  • two videos with instructions for doing the techniques and completing the projects.

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Thanks so much for spending some time with me today and Happy Crafting!

Melissa 🙂


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Project Dimensions:

  • Card Body: 4-1/4″ x 11″
  • Very Vanilla Focal Piece: 3-3/8″ x 4-5/8″
  • Cajun Craze Layer: 3-9/16″ x 4-13/16″
  • Very Vanilla Inside Layer: 3-7/8″ x 5-1/8″

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