How to Make a Faux Tile Card

Hello Inkredible Friends!

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Are you busy with spring cleaning or household plans? One of my plans is to create a faux tile wall in my kitchen and those plans led me to want to make this card and share with you how you can make this faux tile card yourself--easy peasy!! Now...if only I could do this so quick and easy on my wall. LOL

Scroll below to get supply list, directions, and video tutorial.

Before I jump into the tutorial for today's card I want to remind you that the 'retirement' sale is going on now through May 31, 2018 WHILE SUPPLIES LAST. There are a number of Stampin' Up! colors that were announced to retire. Be sure and grab any of these card stocks, markers, ribbon, ink before they sell out. In addition to the retiring colors there are a number of stamp sets, framelits, and other goodies retiring. To view all the retiring products click here

These colors will be retiring June 1, 2018

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Supply List

Stamp Set: Flourishing Phrases Item 141534; Happy Birthday Gorgeous Item 143662
Cardstock: Thick White Item 140272; Whisper White Item 100730; Old Olive Item 100702; Sweet Sugarplum Item 141418
Ink: Sweet Sugarplum Item 141395; Old Olive Item 126953
Misc1" Circle Punch Item 119868; Sweet Sugarplum Ribbon (sold out) but you could replace with another coordinating ribbon ; Glue Dots Item 103683 ; Snail Adhesive Item 104332; Avery Labels 1/2" x 3/4" 

Faux Tile Card Directions

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1- Cut card base from Thick White cardstock 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" Score at 4 1/4"
2- Cut Old Olive layer 5 1/4" x 4
3- Cut Sweet Sugarplum 4 1/4" x 3 1/8"
4- Take one of the Avery Label sheets and stamp the large floral image from the flourishing phrases stamp set in sweet sugarplum ink in the center of the label panel. 
5-Next, in Old Olive stamp some of the leaves on the top side and bottom side of the flower
6- Continue to stamp the floral image around the panel to randomly fill out the panel
7- Stamp the sentiment from the Happy Birthday Gorgeous stamp set in old olive on a scrap piece of whisper white and use the 1" circle punch to punch it out.
8-Take a piece of the ribbon and adhere it toward the lower portion of the card attaching in the back of the card with glue dots.
9- Place a dimensional on the back of the sentiment and adhere that to the top of the ribbon. Attach that to the sweet sugarplum panel and then adhere that to the center of the old olive panel and center on the card base. 

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10-Interior: I used a different stamp from the flourishing phrases stamp set to stamp on the inside card panel and on the envelope. 

Try this stamp set or a different on your card, try different colors---have fun with it! AND....don't forget to share you image with us. 

Until next time, Have an Inkredible Day!!

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Meagan