Large Numbers Framelits, Graduation, It's My Party, Stampin Up 2

Hello, my Stampin’ friends! My husband Aly is a pediatric bone marrow transplant physician and one of the best parts of his stressful job is seeing his patients not only survive but succeed! Last Monday he brought home a graduation announcement from one of his patients who graduated high school. Of course, the date for the Open House had already passed (the invite had gotten buried in a mountain of paperwork, I’m sure) so he wanted me to make him a card and send a check quickly. I jumped at the opportunity to get into my craft room! I already had an idea of what I was going to do because the Large Numbers Framelits are absolutely perfect for these special occasions.

It’s All in the Details

  • The cardbase was ready to go since I keep plenty on hand, already cut and scored.
  • I pulled out the recently retired (so glad I stocked up!) It’s My Party DSP Stack and cut it to 4″x5 1/4″
  • Another piece of Whisper White was cut to 3 7/8″x5 1/8″ then cut the 2016 with the framelits
  • After the numbers were cut, then it was put through the Big Shot again in the Lucky Stars TIEF (pulled this idea from the invitation that had a card front of stars)
  • The 1″ square punch was used to cut a square then the tassel from Balloon Framelit was the perfect touch for the mortar board
  • The Congrats from the retired Expressions Natural Elements (another item stocked up in my stash) was colored with the Gold Wink of Stella

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It's My Party Designer Series Paper Stack

It’s My Party Designer Series Paper Stack

1" Square Punch

1″ Square Punch

Expressions Natural Elements

Expressions Natural Elements

Large Numbers Framelits, Graduation, It's My Party, Stampin Up

I had also needed a graduation card for the daughter of a friend of mine. They took her on a trip of a lifetime and just returned home. Since I liked the way the above card turned out, another card was made very similarly, using the cutouts of the numbers.

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