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Tropical themed summer cards from Simply Cards & Papercraft #153

Card featuring free Kate Hadfield digistamp, SCP#153, by Paperesse.

Summer's almost over . . . sigh. Now that Simply Cards & Papercraft #153 has been published I can share with you some last summer 2016 cards – these four I created for that issue featuring wonderful free digi stamps from Kate Hadfield.

Card featuring free Kate Hadfield digistamp, SCP#153, by Paperesse.

Click HERE for the link to download these free digi stamps.

CCard featuring free Kate Hadfield digistamp, SCP#153, by Paperesse.

The digital paper pack is Katy Clemmans Tropical Twist. I used Tropicali Script BTN Bamboo font to create the sentiments.

CCard featuring free Kate Hadfield digistamp, SCP#153, by Paperesse.

Supply List
Paper – cardstock, kraft cardstock,  Katy Clemmans Tropical Twist digital paper pack
Digital stamps – Kate Hadfield
Color – Caran d'Ache Luminance 6901 pencils
Dies –My Favorite Things Die-namics Fishtail Flags, circle, oval, and square stax, and scalloped circle die
Embellishments – ribbons, buttons, thread, pearls
Font – Tropicali Script BTN Bamboo

I'm linking up with: Alphabet Challenge Blog – 'O' is for Oval, Color Crazy Craft Challenge #22 – Anything Goes, and Jo's Scrap Shack Fun Day Friday Challenge #156 – Anything Goes.


  1. These cards are all so bright and fun!! Love the colors and tropical feel to each of them. Thanks for playing with Jo's Scrap Shack.

  2. Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at Alphabet Challenge, good luck!!! Amy DT

  3. Thanks for joining our Fun-Day Friday Challenge @ Jo’s Scrap Shack.

  4. Oh Shani, thanks for taking me on a mini tropical vacation :) Seriously, your cards are amazing -- the papers and coloring are super, and definitely should be published.

  5. Love how colourful these all are. TFS and joining us this week at Jo's for Funday Friday

  6. Fabulous makes. Thanks for joining us in our Anything Goes challenge at Graph’It Markers Colouring Challenge
    Anjie (DT)

  7. All of 4 are bright and summery for sure. What's not to love about them. Thanks for joining us this week at Jo's Scrap Shack. AJ DT JSS

  8. Your summer cards are so much fun! I love the cheery, bright colors. And I am not ready for summer to be over :) Thanks for joining Fun~day Friday at Jo's Scrap Shack.


  9. These are all fantastic cards Shani! I really love the fun, bright colors... such summery cards! Love them! thanks so much for joining our Funday Friday challenge this week at Jo's Scrap Shack! Have a wonderful day!
    ♥ Jo's Scrap Shack ♥

  10. Whaouuu, elles sont toutes belles Shani!! Mais la première est ma préférée, j'adore les couleurs!!!


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