Genuine Gems

Here is the second card we made at my last Cookies & Cards class.  I was inspired by a card by Denise Buetler.  I really liked the way she cut apart the sentiment but that wasn’t going to work as well for me in a class so I came up with this instead.

J. Pollock Designs - Stampin' Up! - Genuine Gems

J. Pollock Designs - Stampin' Up! - Genuine Gems


149395 Genuine Gems Cling Stamp Set
146341 Nature’s Roots Dies
145372 Stitched Shapes Dies
152320 Pinewood Planks 3D Embossing Folder
149658 3D Embossing Folder Plate
120953 Crumb Cake 8-1/2″ X 11″ Cardstock
119686 Early Espresso 8-1/2″ X 11″ Cardstock
133676 Mossy Meadow 8-1/2″ X 11″ Cardstock
147116 Crumb Cake Classic Stampin’ Pad
147111 Mossy Meadow Classic Stampin’ Pad
146342 Nature’s Twine
146282 Metallic Pearls
103683 Mini Glue Dots
104332 Snail Adhesive
104430 Stampin’ Dimensionals


Early Espresso 5 ½” x 8 ½”, scored at 4 ¼, 4” x 5 ¼”
Whisper White Cardstock 4” x 5 ¼”
Crumb Cake Cardstock 3 ¼”  3 ¼”
Mossy Meadow Cardstock 2” x 6”


  1. Using Pinewood Planks with the boards going vertically, emboss the Early Espresso cardstock. Adhere to cardbase.
  2. Using Mossy Meadow ink, stamp sentiment on Crumb Cake and die cut using the largest square.
  3. Using Pinewood Planks with the boards going horizontally, emboss the stamped and die cut piece of Crumb Cake. Use Crumb Cake and a sponge to ink the edges.
  4. Punch a 1/8” hole through the top two corners of the Crumb Cake square. Cut a 5” piece of Crumb Cake twine, put through the holes, and knot on the front.  Adhere to card using Stampin’ Dimensionals.
  5. Using Mossy Meadow cardstock, die cut and emboss three leaves. Adhere behind Crumb Cake square.






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