Avant Garden

J. Pollock Designs - Stampin' Up! Avant Garden

I got this card from a video on BrandysCards.com and I just had to make it.  During my class one of the attendees suggested stamping the background twice before re-inking and I think I like that even better.


143272 Avant Garden
121045 Basic Black 8-1/2″ X 11″ Cardstock
101650 Very Vanilla 8-1/2″ X 11″ Cardstock
140931 Basic Black Archival Stampin’ Pad
143601 3/8″ metallic ribbon combo pack
103683 Glue Dots
104332 Snail Adhesive


Basic Black 4” x 5 ¼”, 3” x 4 ¼”
Very Vanilla 5 ½” x 8 ½” scored at 4 ¼”, 3 ¾” x 5”, 2 ¾” x 4”


  1. On the 3 ¾” x 5” piece of Very Vanilla cardstock, stamp the flower image around the edges using Basic Black ink.
  2. On the 2 ¾” x 4” piece of Very Vanilla cardstock, stamp the flower image to the left and the sentiment to the lower right using Basic Black ink.
  3. Assemble panels as shown.
  4. Cut a 3” piece of gold metallic ribbon, tie it in a knot and adhere to the flower using a glue dot.

Inspired by https://brandyscards.com/stampin-up-avant-garden-stamp-set/


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