Stampede | September 2020



Welcome back to Day 3 of the Mama Elephant Design Team blog hop! We are celebrating 8 years with a fantastic new holiday release along with our amazing friends!

Join us with some free goodies and our annual sale! 



You can shop the newest release which is LIVE in our store now!

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I simply couldn’t decide what set to start with in this amazing release – so I went for little bit of different sets. 

I used the small images from the Oh Penguin Tree and Let It Snow to create my own patterned paper which I colored in using my copics. 
Then I cut my “patterned paper” into strips using different widths from the Quick Stripes dies.

Instead of large cards, I decided to make these 3×3 inches, so I cut my papers to 6×3 inches and folded them in half to make my card bases. Then I added the strips of paper to the bottom half of each card. 

To decorate the card I cut the leaves from Foliage Frame in gold and woodgrain vellum. For the flower I used the same woodgrain vellum, gold, white cardstock and a bit of green for the leaves. Finally I stamped sentiments from Holiday Messages on some white Quick Stripes diecuts and cut them to length before adding them with some foam squares.

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That’s not all! To celebrate this special Anniversary release, Mama Elephant is giving away ten $25 gift certificates to our store!!! That is 10 winners!!! Winners will be chosen at random from the collective blogs in the 3 day Stampede. You have up to 4 chances to qualify to win!

» 1. Leave a comment on this blog post «
» 2. Like/share us on Facebook: facebook.com/mamaelephant «
» 3. Follow/tweet us on Twitter: twitter.com/heymamaelephant «
» 4. Follow/leave a comment for us on Instagram: instagram.com/mamaelephant «
(Each action qualifies for one entry, max 4 entries per stampeder please!)


Here are the designers for today. Please make sure to visit each of them and leave some kind words and comments!

Mette Witus » www.mettewitus.home.blog
Wanda Guess » www.ablogcalledwanda.com
Jessica Frost Ballas » www.allthesparkle.com
Nichol Spohr » www.nicholspohr.com
Claudia Mauri » www.mrsclocards.com
Mama Elephant » www.mamaelephantblog.com

Thank you and Happy Stampeding!

43 thoughts on “Stampede | September 2020

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  1. Mette! LOVE your sweet little cards! The patterned papers & the die cuts you used are PERFECT! I’m OFF to take a look at these, as soon as I sign off here! These would make EXCELLENT CARDS for the upcoming Christmas! (I’m still collecting ideas for this years Christmas Cards…. LOL It takes me a bit to decide!) 😉 LOOOVE your cards!!! ;)<3

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  2. OMG Miss Mette Your cards are Gorgeous!! You really thought out of these cards and Created Gorgeous cards. Your ideas are Brilliant and Ingenious!! You definitely Showcased how these dies can be transformed into a nonregular card and can be used year-round!! YAY YOU!!
    YOU DO ROCK!!

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  3. So sweet, I never think of making a 3X3 card. Not familiar with woodgrain vellum, I just love the airy look of vellum. So unique and pretty. Happy 8th to MaMa Elephant!

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  4. Beautiful cards I really like how you combine the gold with these Christmas themed stamps. And that would green vellum is fabulous.

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  5. These are so beautiful!! I love the little patterned strips you made and how you used the to create the backgrounds; so pretty!

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