Friday, October 30, 2015

All Hopped Out!

This week the Stampendous Design Team has been featuring ideas using the wonderful adhesive products from Glue Dots. They make putting together your projects so easy with no fuss and muss!

As our fans know we love a contest while we hop, so three lucky commenters will win a prize package that includes:

Glue Dots® Craft Dots 3/8”
Glue Dots® Mini Dots 3/16”
Glue Dots® Removable Dots 3/8”
DCS5080 Create Christmas Die Set by Stampendous®
MGK02 Christmas Micro Glitter Kit by Stampendous®
CRS5080 Cling Create Christmas Stamp Set by Stampendous®

Just comment on both company blogs and all the design team posts for our hop with Glue Dots. Commenting is open until Sunday, November 1st at 11:59 pm and winners will be announced sometime on Monday, November 2nd. See Official Contest Rules.

Today I used Craft Glue Dots to make a fun, glittery accent piece for my tired little bunny!

HHW02 Bunny Basket
MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper
EK20 Spring Sparkle Embossing Kit
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
Acrylic Handle

Bazzill Basics cardstock 
Copic Sketch Markers - 0, Y15, Y17, BG01, BG10, YG11, YG23, RV02, RV06, E31, E33, E93, B0000, BV0000, BV00, BV02, BV08, YR000, W1, W4, C1
May Arts Ribbon
Heat tool
Double-sided tape
Foam tape
Craft Glue Dots
Mini Glue Dots
Zutter 1/2" corner rounder


Step 1:  Fold a 6" x 9 1/4" piece of green cardstock in half to form a top fold A6 card

Step 2:  Place Craft Glue Dots randomly on a 1 5/8" x 4 1/2"  piece of Mixed Media White paper, sprinkle with the colors from the Spring Sparkle Embossing Kit, tap off extra powders, heat set, trim any Glue Dots that hang over the edge of the paper

Step 3:   Stamp the Bunny Basket on a 3 1/2" x 4 1/4" piece of Mixed Media White Paper with Memento Tuxedo Black and color with Copic markers, round the corners

Step 4:  Use a VersaMarker to add some Sparkle Embossing Powders to the eggs and pink accent on the basket, heat set

Step 5:  Adhere small 1/2" x 4 1/2" strips of green cardstock to the long edges of the embossed Glue Dots, then to a 2" x 4 5/8" pink mat, adhere to the left hand side of the card front

Step 6:  Adhere the Bunny Basket to a 3 5/8" x 4 3/8" pink mat with rounded corners

Step 7:   Use foam tape to add the Bunny layer to the card

Step 8:  Tie a small bow with May Arts ribbon, attach to the basket handle with a mini Glue Dot

Thanks for hopping with us this week! Now HOP over to these blogs for more great ideas:

Louise Healy

Happy Creating,


Bunny said...

It reminds me of jelly beans. Very cute.

FeM said...

I like the soft colors of your dots.

SewPaperPaint said...

THE cutest! Adorable card!

Laura S Reading said...

So sweet! Love the pasrel colors. Shhhh, don't want to wake Buny.
I can see Glue Dots as jelly beans or as eggs now.

Anonymous said...

Cute little bunny. Easter is just around the corner.

barbara macaskill said...

Soft, sweet and so adorable!! I love the pastel palette and the dots ROCK!! TFS!

Teresa Godines #6857 said...

Adorable card. I like how you used the glue dots. TFS

Teresa in California

jcobb said...

Aw, just adorable!! Love the dots!

Mary Holshouser said...

those mice are always so darn cute.
Love this card.
thanks for sharing

Pam Hornschu said...

Okay. I can't quite get into Easter yet, but this is such a sweet card! Glue Dot polka dots are awesome!

Stampendous said...

What a wonderful way to create a background...Glue Dots and Stampendous Essientials! Thanks for sharing you darling card for the hop.

Viki Banaszak said...

Poor little bunny has had a hard boiled day. LOL This card is adorable and I love the glue dots adding a sparkly border. Viki in Kansas

Denise Bryant said...

Love the way you used the Glue Dots! Darling stamp too!

TracyM #6773 said...

LOVE your ADORABLE Easter Bunny and PRETTY SPARKLING pastel polka dots Louise!!!
GREAT colouring and CLEVER use of glue dots :)
Tracy from Victoria, Australia

Katia said...

What a cute and super sweet card!!!

New Creations said...

Awww, Super cute! Love that sparkling panel using dots!

Anonymous said...

How cute! love the Easter Bunny!

Anonymous said...

He indeed looks tired out !
Great colors and love the dots in the background !!!

Jean said...


Sue D said...

Very cute. I like your coloring and the glittery dots.
sue in OHio

Nikki said...

Your dots look so wonderful in all those colours :)