Friday, July 30, 2021

Silver Elite Blog Hop July Turtle Friends

Welcome to the Journey to Silver Elite Blog Hop! We are excited to share projects with you this year. We hope to inspire you to create beautiful new projects. Each month we will have a different theme based on the next month’s celebrations using Stampin’ Up! products. When you have completed each post, be sure to scroll down to the bottom and you will see the list of Blog Hop Participants. You may either click on their name to go to their post or click the NEXT button.  Happy Crafting, and I hope you enjoy this month’s theme: Fun Folds.

My contribution to this hop is this adorable stand-up card using the Turtle Friends bundle. Here are the directions for you!

This cute pop-up card can be made with any cardstock and DSP. I CASED Karen Ksenzakovic's card with Turtle Friends, but changed the measurements to fit in an A-2 envelope.

Base Soft Succulent 5-1/2" x 8-1/2" Scored at 1/2
, 1 1/2,
3-1/4" & 4-1/4"

1st Layer Symmetry DSP 4" x 5-1/4"(Watch the pattern when cutting)

2nd Layer Night of Navy 2-1/2 " x 4-1/2" Scored at 1/2"


3rd Layer Symmetry DSP 2-3/8 x 2-7/8" Adhere to Night of


4th Layer Basic White Largest Seasonal Label Dies

5th Layer
Night of Navy 5-3/8" x 4-1/8" with Basic White 5-1/4"x 4"(Back side of card)

Start by scoring the the card base. and create a rectangle by adhering the small fold to the
Symmetry DSP. Glue the smaller Night of Navy and the small blue Symmetry DSP to the Night of
Navy cardstock.Decorate the Seasonal Label Die as desired. Adhere to the front panel. On the

back side, adhere the Night of Navy cardstock. Layer with Basic White, Decorate as desired.


Thank you so much for checking out our hop today! We know you are going to love all the other projects you will see in the hop today, so don’t forget to hop all the way around. You are currently at my blog – Laurie Bradshaw. Check out the list below to make sure you see who is next. Please click on the names below to continue on the hop. 

Janice PiechowiakCreating Treasures with Janice
Linda MooreMoore Fun Stamping and Creating with Linda
Nedine Hunter DuPreeCraft Lounge Creations
Libby Fenslibbystamps
Kelly TarantoThe Late Night Stamper
Karen EganCrafty Karen Designs
Tricia ButtsTricia's Stamping Creations
Eva DietzHomemade with Heart - Stampin' with Eva
Diane MarieCreative Stamper
Cathy RoccaFromTheStampStudio
Sue KremerNorthStarStamper
Tracy ByersCards, Crafts and Stamps with Tracy
Laurie BradshawCraft Coach Laurie
Nancy ReynoldsStampin' With Nutsy
Xenia StanfordHeritage Stamp Arts


  1. What a fun card! I think my grandchildren would love this.

  2. I have to say those turtles are adorable! What a cute, fun, bright card!

  3. Very nice, love how use the turtles on the front of your card.

  4. Super cute! Love those turtles.

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