Paper Pumpkin Alternatives June 2023 - Part 1 Welcome Inn Kit

Published on 2 July 2023 at 09:00

Have you created cards from this month's kit?  I have a bundle of alternative cards to share with you.  Each month I hold a Paper Pumpkin Club for subscribers.  I would love for you to subscribe and join my Paper Pumpkin Club.  Just add a comment below and I will contact you with the information requested.


Are you ready to create your alternative cards?  I sure am!  Let's get crafty, my friends!  All cards on this blog post are made from one (1) card base from the kit and additional coordinating supplies that go with that one card.

Alternate Card 1 - Basic A2 Card

Reminder:  All additional supplies for cards are supplied by me at Paper Pumpkin Club.  All you have to do is bring your entire Paper Pumpkin Box and we will make alternate cards.  It is my way of saying thank you for being a Paper Pumpkin subscriber.  To subscribe: click here

Supplies and Measurements:

Thick Basic White 5 1/2" x 8 1/2"

Half of a card base from kit (with die cuts cut out of base to make cards later)

Calypso Coral Banner (cut 1 1/4" from top and 1 1/4" from bottom)

One Octagan from kit

Calypso Coral Ink

Night of Navy Ink spot from kit for stamping vase

Vase stamp from Kit

Vase Die from add on for kit

Ribbon for bow

Sentiment was from a past Paper Pumpkin Kit

Adhesive from Kit

Alternate Card 2 - Basic A2 Card

Supplies and Measurements:

Thick Basic White 5 1/2" x 8 1/2"

Night of Navy 5 3/8" x 4 1/8"

Boho Blue 5 1/4" x 4" (save strips cut off of the 5 1/2" x 4 1/4" piece for another card)

Back piece of card base from kit cut down to 5" x 3 3/4" (save the pieces cut off of base for use later)

One octagon base from kit

One vase from kit

Calypso Coral Ink

Sentiment from Past Paper Pumpkin Kit 

Adhesive from Kit

Alternate Card 3 - Shelf Card

Supplies and Measurements:

Thick Basic White 5 1/2" x 8 1/2"

Countryside Inn DSP cut to 5 1/4" x 4"

Night of Navy CS cut from Countryside Dies

Boho Blue CS cut from Countryside  Dies

Octagon piece cut from Card Base with Countryside Corner Dies

Basic White strip for pop-up shelf 1 3/4" x 2 1/4" scored at 1/2", 1",  1 1/2" and 2"

Boho Blue strips saved from card mat above cut to 1/8" x 1 3/4"

Flowers stamped in Highland Heather, Night of Navy, Calypso Coral and Daffadil Delight.  Cut out with add on flower die

Leaves cut out of Old Olive with add on die

Tall vase die cut from Kit

Adhesive from Kit

Alternate Card 4 - Fun Fold

Boho Blue Base 5 1/2" x 4 1/4"

Boho Blue 4 3/4" x 3 1/2"

Boho Blue Hinge Piece 5" x 1 1/2" scored at 2"

Countryside Inn DSP 5 1/4" x 4"

Countryside Inn DSP (cus two) 3 1/4" x 4 1/2"

Basic White for Inside 3 1/4" x 4 1/2"

Octagon piece cut from kit card base

Night of Navy Octagon cut with die

Boho Blue piece cut with die

Sentiment of choice

Do you want to find out the technique I used to create additional vases to match the Paper Pumpkin tall vases?  Come back for Tuesday's Tips and Techniques for step-by-step instructions.


Until then, Happy Crafting!

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Nancy Francis
a year ago

Loved your extra ideas for the paper pumpkin kit!! Very creative!

a year ago

Thank you so much, Nancy! Let's get together and create with our kits!