VIDEO: How to make a Masked Cloudy Sky Background

stampin up sky is the limit sale a bration plane card

Today I’m going to show you how to create this super cool “Cloud background technique” featuring some simple masking. This awesome airplane stamp comes from the new Stampin Up Sale-a-bration Sky is the Limit stamp set, just came out yesterday. Card design by Kay Capps.


Sale-a-bration is Stampin Up’s biggest sale of the year. runs from now through March 31, 2016 and for every $50 you spend, you get to pick a free stamp set or product from this special edition catalog.

This “Sky is the Limit” stamp set is a Limited edition SAB stamp set. Which means it’s only available until February 15, 2016 even though SAB runs through March 31. So I recommend getting this as one of your first SAB free gifts.

Click for more details on Sale-a-bration

2016-01 Stampin Up Sky is the Limit Card-stampwithtami_Page_1INSPIRATION SHEET

Sky is the Limit inspiration sheet includes

  • All supplies used
  • Includes measurements





January 16-31


  1. Loretta Torgerson says

    Hi Tami, Your video was the first I watched on you tube and you have me hooked. I want it all and enjoy your cards. Thanks for all the work you put in to showing us all your videos. I love the clouds. What a cute card – Sincerely, Loretta in the cold state of Montana.

  2. you are soo good at this. love the giveaway and so want it

  3. Love this stamp set, card is awesome. Thank you for sharing your talents with us throughout the year.

  4. Absolutely beautiful. You are so creative and made this look really easy. Thanks so much for posting and your inspiration.

  5. What a great card. Love the cloud technique.

  6. After looking high and low for great ideas for masculine cards, I have found a great one and so simple! I know there are more but this is great for an aviation family. Thank you and keep on stamping. ?

  7. Melinda Thomas says

    How clever! I have never seen clouds from my scalloped circle punch! I love finding other uses for my existing SU tools. Thanks again!