VIDEO: September Paper Pumpkin Alternate “Beautiful Bouquet” Card & Giveaway

stampin up paper pumpkin oct 2015 alternateIt’s Paper Pumpkin time of the month, yipppeeeee! On today’s first video, I’ll be showing you:

  • New Paper Pupmkin Give-away
  • What’s inside the “pink paper pumpkin box”
  • How to “dress up” the already fabulous kit cards with a couple simple touches to make them “wow”
  • How to make this alternate card using the October 2015 Stampin Up Paper Pumpkin kit and exclusive stamp set.stampin up paper pumpkin october 2015 alternateIt’s a gorgeous floral stamp set, good for all occasions.  I used both masking and watercoloring techniques and made 2 different versions of the card.

Video #2: The PP October kit includes supplies & instructions to make 9 note cards. Check out the 2nd video below for a video on how to put the kit together.


First card in each design is created from the instructions, the second card is sponged and the third is sponged with Pearl Jewels.

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Featuring all supplies and measurements for this project pdf



Paper Pumpkin: October 20105 Beautiful Bouquet Stamp set




Win a free “Beautiful Bouquet” Paper Pumpkin kit from me! Simply leave a comment on this blog post between now and November 10, 2015 to enter. I will announce the winner on my blog and Facebook. Note: only comments on this blog post count. Comments on my other posts, Youtube and Facebook are always welcome, but don’t count towards the drawing.

2015-10 paper pumpkin give away







  1. Deborah L Cieply says:

    I loved the card you made. Thank you so much for the chance to win. I enjoy all your videos. You give me a lot of inspiration.

  2. Lori Edwards says:

    The cards is beautiful!
    You are AMAZING and I look forward to your videos! I learn something new but your attitude and spirit is so uplifting!
    Have a wonderful day!

  3. What beautiful cards! Purple isn’t used enough. It’s sounds like the fundraiser was a huge success! Jill

  4. Love the purple flowers! thanks for the chance to win…..

  5. I love your cards! Thank you for chance.

  6. Your videos always make me want to go try new techniques!

  7. Jennifer S. says:

    Congratulations! Great job on helping stamp out breast cancer.

  8. Pat Navarre says:

    They look amazing. With me just starting to scrapbook again.. They have come along way from just cuttingbwith just scissors.

  9. Would love to win!

  10. I love this kit! The alternate card you made is absolutely beautiful!

  11. I would LOVE to win this Paper Pumkin!!!! Always love seeing what you make. You inspire me. Thanks for the chance to win.

  12. Beautiful cards! Thank you for a chance to win!

  13. Beautiful cards as always! Thank you for a chance to win!!!

  14. Love your upgrades to this kit! Thanks for the chance to win

  15. Connie Hansmeyer says:

    I made a birthday card this morning using this technique and ‘Love’ it. Thanks for all your tips and tricks!

  16. I absolutely adore this month’s paper pumpkin kit and would be sooooo happy to win so I can try some of your great ideas! 🙂 Thank you for the opportunity!

  17. Love your videos. You always do such a terrific job. Thanks for the chance to win a paper pumpkin kit.

  18. Carla joudrey says:

    Love the kit.did not get it as I am away for 2 months.stix decisions

  19. Diane Quinlan says:

    Thank you so much for your video, Tami! You really made me laugh when you were opening up the box! I get like that when I receive something I was waiting for! I am fighting Stage 4 breast cancer…’s comforting to see the support that is out there.

    • I will pray for you Diane! You’re the reason we do this fundraiser, together we can make a difference.
      Dang those plastic wraps just can’t come off fast enough lol.

  20. Jeanne Collins says:

    This was only the second paper pumpkin kit (pink) I have received. I was not thrilled with the September kit because I really like to make cards. October’s kit is awesome. I Like your suggestions for alternative cards. Thanks for sharing.

  21. Désirée says:

    Love watching your video’s and reading your blog. Paper Pumpkin kits are so nice and need. Really love them… Shame we can’t buy them in the Netherlands.

  22. Linda Daley says:

    I love your cards and all your videos. Thank you for the chance to win a Paper Pumpkin box!!!

  23. I love the card you made with the October Kit! And the way you updated the original cards are so pretty. I would love to win this kit. Thank you for a chance to win. Fingers and toes crossed (ha ha ha). Just another happy stamper who loves your blog.

  24. Rhonda Miller says:

    I love this kit. Thanks for sharing your ideas for using the stamp set. Thanks for a chance to win it.

  25. Would love to win! Thank you for the chance!

  26. Tami, loved the cards you made with this kit. You are right – a little extra does make them pop! The purple flower watercolor cards you made on the video were both beautiful! The stamp set in this kit is so nice. Thanks for a chance to win one! Hugs!!!

  27. Polly Laganella says:

    I would just simply love this kit as my birthday gift to me as my birthday is nov.2nd and id have loads of fun playing with it!thank you for the chance in winning and good luck to all but i do hope i get it so i can beging playing and creating on my bday

  28. Thanks for the chance to win! I’ve never tried Paper Pumpkin, but would love to!

  29. Cecilia Gallant says:

    Love you work, thank you for the chance to win this months PP, love it and loved your alternate project. Cecilia

  30. Darlene Lambert says:

    Wow! Beatiful card (s) can’t wait to try the technique. Thanks for all you do in the fight against breast cancer. As of Nov I will be a 15 year survivor. I send tons of cards to individuals that could use a day brightner since receiving cards always made my day! Thanks so much for the chance to win. God Bless

    • Wow…15 years! That is amazing! You are awesome, it is for you and others fighting the fight that we do this fundraiser. For more birthdays. Together we can make a difference.
      Thanks for sharing

  31. Diana Baker says:

    I loved your water colored card. I’m new with stamping and really enjoy your videos. Thank you for the chance to win the kit.

  32. Lady Fair says:

    What a beautiful card, love the new watercolor paper. Thanks for the chance to win the kit.

  33. I love your videos and the excitement you share with your paper pumpkin projects, thanks for sharing.

  34. Love your videos and your generosity!!!

  35. Love the cards and others projects you create. Thank you so much for your generosity and Happy Halloween!

  36. Hi there, just found you and am so excited. What great projects and you have such a fun karma….glad to be a blog follower!

  37. Brenda Tucker says:

    Tami, I loved the cards in the pink box this month! Thanks 4 the chance 2 win this month!!! You are so kind & generous 2 us…Thanks 4 all the ideas.

  38. Verna Hardwick says:

    Would love to win! Love your card!

  39. Sandi Redmann says:

    And we love your videos….thanks for sharing and the chance to win some great stuff ?

  40. Bettina Kreuer says:

    These cards are just gorgeous. Love them all. Thanks for sharing them. Why is there no paper pumpkin in Germany?!? So I hpe to win!

    • Anita Falcone says:

      When I seen the kit at a friends house I immediately fell in love with it. Now I see another idea and I think it is a fabulous kit. This card is really beautiful!


  41. Judy Hawk Estrada says:

    Tami – I enjoyed the card you made with the stamp set. I also liked your idea of making it into a Poinsettia for Christmas ! What a very useful set of stamps that set is. I enjoy your videos! Thanks for sharing ideas with us!

  42. Christie Carl says:

    Beautiful card. Enjoy learning how to make them.

  43. WOW!!! Both cards are absolutely stunning and so beautiful!!!

  44. Glenda McDonald says:

    What a great way to help fight breast cancer. Congratulations… It would be awesome to win the paper pumpkin pack… love you videos

  45. Love your demonstrations, I have learned so much. Just did some water coloring and was not really successful as my color seeped out of the lines. Oh well practice makes perfect. Love the new Pumpkin kit.

    • laughing at you “seeping” outside the lines. Didn’t you just watch me color green leaves purple? hahaha! It’s all good when you’re watercoloring.

  46. Tami, you are such an inspiration. Love all your videos and appreciate the chance to win the Paper Pumpkin kit. Thank you!

  47. I really like the colors in this kit. I like the extra card, you gave us another idea for using the stamps. Thanks

  48. Christina kreider says:

    New subcriber here, thank you for a wonderful give away, I absolutely love watch you make cards, I to am a card maker among other crafty goodieness. 😀

  49. JoAnn Porter says:

    Tami I love your idea for using the stamp set from the paper pumpkin set. The blackberry bliss is my favorite color also. I have never watercolored, but you make it so easy i am just going to have to try it. I would love to have a card like you just made. I love your video. I am so happy that you did so well with you stamp out cancer fund rasier.You are amazing

  50. Melanie R says:

    I enjoy your video tutorials so much! Thank you for the opportunity to win a Paper Pumpkin.