In the Country Sale-a-Bration Set

Hello! Over the next few days I have some cards to share created with the In the Country stamp set from the Sale-a-bration catalog. It is free with a $50 purchase and contains 2 red rubber images. It’s a set that didn’t really catch my eye, but I ordered because sometimes the sets that don’t catch my eye are ones that become my favorites.

For this card I started with a 3 1/4″ x 2 1/2″ piece of Watercolor paper and inked the image with Sahara Sand ink for a no-line watercolor look. The image was then colored in with Watercolor Pencils and smoothed out with a Blending Pen. I chose to have a narrow path running along a lake for my image by coloring the edge of the road with Pacific Point.

The Pacific Point matte is 3 3/8″ x 2 5/8″ for a narrow border. I did end up using pencil colors from both assortments of watercolor pencils. The greeting is from the Sending Support stamp set, another $50 level Sale-a-bration freebie and one of my favorite SAB sets. It is stamped in Tuxedo Black ink on a 1/2″ x 3 1/4″ piece of Basic White and layered onto a 3/4″ x 3 3/4″ piece of Pacific Point.

A piece of the Fancy Flora Designer Paper from the new Mini Catalog covers the entire front of the Basic White Thick card base. Three of the Tahitian Tide 2022-2024 In Color Matte Decorative Dots complete the outside of the card. I love that the dots are in ombre shades!

A 1″ x 5 1/2″ strip from the leftover pieces of DSP lines the inside bottom, and another greeting from the Sending Support stamp set completes the card. I really like when stamp sets have matching greetings for both the outside and inside of the card.

Remember to check your order totals and make sure that you are getting the most free items possible during Sale-a-bration! If you would like to receive the January Creative Cards in the Mail Kit be sure to order a minimum of $40 (but really be sure to make it $50 during SAB!!) using Hostess Code MJRGV9B by January 10. The kit features the Share a Milkshake Bundle which is not included so you will want to add that to your order. The kit includes precut paper and embellishments for 3 cards and you will receive an email with printable instructions and links to video tutorials.


Product List

Watercolor Pencils



Blender Pens





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