Papertrey Featured Post // Year of Psalms: October

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey Ink year of psalms PTI Christmas Wonderland Kit

And just like that it’s Papertrey release week again!! First off, a huge thank you to Julie, Lizzie, and everyone who joined us for the very first Release Party Live! Event when launching Betsy’s latest Make It Market Kit. It was such a blast!!

Second, I wanted to let you all know that I have been crazy sick on and off for like 3 weeks and now I’m fighting a sinus infection, so if you’ve been wondering why I’ve been so quiet on the platforms, I am just trying to get my family through each day right now haha. I’ll be back in good shape soon though I’m sure!

Alrighty!! Onto the fun! I am pleased to be able to showcase the latest Year of Psalms set with you today and this first card may be my ultimate fave.

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey Ink year of psalms PTI Christmas Wonderland Kit

I obviously went for a very clean and simple vibe and I honestly couldn’t be happier with it. The twine wrapped around the holly adds some earthiness and the holly itself is the perfect pop of color.

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey Ink year of psalms PTI Christmas Wonderland Kit

I decided to only use part of the sentiment because I thought it worked perfectly by itself and helped add to the simplistic design.

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey Ink year of psalms PTI Christmas Wonderland Kit

My next card is super simple as well as a perfectly flat card!

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey Ink year of psalms PTI Christmas Wonderland Kit

I used the tree from the newest Traveler’s Journal: December set to create the large tree by spritzing the stamp with water before pressing directly onto watercolor paper. Let those water bubbles work for you! As they dry, you get a beautiful texture.

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey Ink year of psalms PTI Christmas Wonderland Kit

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey Ink year of psalms PTI Christmas Wonderland Kit

For my last card I put together a much less simple design. I wanted the tag to act as a faux present feel and I think the Folded Tag Die gave it the perfect amount of movement.

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey Ink year of psalms PTI Christmas Wonderland Kit

The sentiments are split up so the first one is the focal point and the second one makes the perfect background texture by repeatedly stamping in a soft, subtle color.

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey Ink year of psalms PTI Christmas Wonderland Kit

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey Ink year of psalms PTI Christmas Wonderland Kit

So that’s all for me today! Thank you SO much for stopping by and I can’t wait to see you soon! *wink wink*

Xo, Stephanie

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5 Comments

  1. jan metcalf October 13, 2017 / 5:54 am

    Love your graphic triangle/tree card! The variation in color with water spritzing is wonderful!

  2. Luanne Pieschke Ford October 13, 2017 / 6:25 am

    Oh so pretty! And while youโ€™re sick! I hope you feel better soon. ((Hugs))

  3. Diana K October 13, 2017 / 6:47 am

    So sorry you haven’t been feeling well. It does NOT show in your cards. I’m in love with each of them! So clear and pure and simple. Swoon.

  4. Kristie Goulet October 16, 2017 / 5:17 am

    SO very pretty! Sorry to hear you are sick! Hoping you feel better real soon! Hugs!!

  5. Stephanie Clapper October 16, 2017 / 10:17 am

    Hi Stephanie! Since I can’t give you a get well hug, I’m sending them via air (mail). I hope you’re on the mend and back to your old self soon. I can totally relate! Anyway, Steph- you have such a unique and earthy style and you’re always stretching my imagination. (And courage). I really love your creations! Thx so much for sharing with all of us and I hope you feel better soon. ๐Ÿ™‚ Love, Stephanie (Clapper)

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