Hello Friend Quilted Card Project / 8 Days Remaining for Sale-A-Bration!

Hello Friend quilted card project

Today’s card project uses the Friendly Hello Stamp Set and coordinating Friendly Hello 12″ x 12″ Designer Series Paper. These items are offered together for FREE during Sale-A-Bration with a $100 purchase from any current catalog. But don’t delay…Sale-A-Bration is ending soon! Credit goes to Wendy Cranford for the idea for today’s card.

I started off by cutting an 8-1/2″ x 5-1/2″ card base from Thick Basic White cardstock, scoring at 4-1/4″. A Basic White mat measuring 5-1/4″ x 4″ was cut. On this mat a pencil line was drawn from the upper left corner to the lower right corner to be used as a guideline for placing the first strip onto the mat. 3/4″ x 7″ strips were cut from the Friendly Hello DSP. Strips were then randomly placed on the mat, occasionally changing direction and ensuring that the paper ends of the strips match flush with the strip they are touching. The strips will hang over the edges of the mat which are then trimmed flush to the mat. The result is a quilted background card front! How cool is this?

To finish off the card the mat was adhered to the front of the card front. A sentiment label was die cut from third smallest rectangular dies from the Stitched So Sweetly dies in Fresh Fresia and a greeting from the Hello Friend stamp set was stamped onto the label, then popped up with Stampin’ Dimensionals. A linen thread double bow was added to the sentiment label. A strip of coordinating DSP was used on the inside of the card as well as on the envelope flap to finish the card off.

I had fun making this card – being a quilter it reminded me of picking out fabrics for a new quilt! This card project took significantly less time than making a quilt, though (smile)! Be sure to take advantage during Sale-A-Bration to secure these free items – you won’t want to miss them!

You can view and download the project sheet for this card by clicking here. You’ll find a link to my online store at the bottom of the project sheet if you’d like to order the supplies to make this card!

Happy quilting…err, I mean happy crafting!

8 Days Remaining for Sale-A-Bration!

If you haven’t taken advantage of the free items offered during Sale-A-Bration time is quickly running out! Sale-A-Bration ends on February 28, 2022. Read on for the details.

Level 1 Sale-A-Bration Items – FREE with a $50 purchase from any current catalog:
  • Island Vibes Stamp Set
  • Daffodil Afternoon 12″ x 12″ Designer Series Paper
  • Catching Butterflies Stamp Set
  • Driving By Stamp Set
  • Sunshine & Rainbows 6″ x 6″ Designer Series Paper
  • Simply Marbleous 6″ x 6″ Designer Series Paper
  • Awesome Otters Stamp Set
Level 2 Sale-A-Bration Items – FREE with a $100 purchase from any current catalog:
  • Friendly Hello Stamp Set + Friendly Hello 12″ x 12″ Designer Series Paper
  • Special Moments Stamp Set (all sentiments)
Host a party of $300 or more during Sale-A-Bration and earn the exclusive hostess gift – the Calming Camellia Stamp Set!

This stamp set has beautiful camellia stamps that are just gorgeous and some really nice sentiment stamps! If you’re interested in hosting a party, your guests can earn FREE Sale-A-Bration items and you can earn free Sale-A-Bration items and the exclusive hostess stamp set. Reach out to me if you’d like me to set up a hostess code for a party during Sale-A-Bration. You can reach me via email at inkybeestampers@gmail.com.

Join as a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator during Sale-A-Bration.

Not only can you get $125 worth of Stampin’ Up! products for just $99 in your Starter Kit (with free shipping), you will also receive two free stamp sets from any current catalog just for joining during Sale-A-Bration. Many people join Stampin’ Up! just for the 20%-25% discount – you don’t necessarily need to run a business. The choice is yours.

Don’t miss out on all of the wonderful Sale-A-Bration products and perks! If you’d like to start shopping to earn free products, click here to go to my online store or click the image below.

Happy stamping!


6 thoughts on “Hello Friend Quilted Card Project / 8 Days Remaining for Sale-A-Bration!”

  1. So cute, Carol – and a great way to use scraps that you hate to throw away! (My craft desk is overrun with them…hmmm, note to self)…


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