Springtime Joy Easter Treats

Springtime Joy Easter Treats

Happy Spring Everyone! Need some Springtime Joy Easter Treats? I’ve got just the ticket! These are super cute, quick and easy. Using Stampin’ Up!’s Mini Paper Pumpkin Boxes, you will create 10 of these in no time flat. The boxes are already cut, scored and ready to fill. They are also food safe.

Springtime Joy Easter Treats, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

By filling, with the Little Debbie Easter Egg Brownies, it will be the perfect treat for teachers, friends, grandkids, and so many more. Three of the brownies fit perfectly.  

Springtime Joy Easter Treats, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

Isn’t that little lamb the cutest thing? It’s just one of the springtime images in the Springtime Joy stamp set. Just color her little headdress in the color palette of your choice to match your designer series paper. Because the Fine Art Floral DSP is two sided, I used one of the subtle patterns.

Springtime Joy Easter Treats, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

Would you like to learn how to create this sweet little flower? Punch 5 or 6 images using the Small Bloom punch. Then punch two leaf images with your Apple Builder Punch. Stampin’ Up! no longer sells brads, but I’ll bet you have some in your stash. Grab a small one and you’re on you way. Follow along with me on my FREE video tutorial. You’ll be creating flowers galore.

Springtime Joy Easter Treats, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

All the little embellishments on my Springtime Joy Easter Treat were created using the Well Written die set. That set is filled with so many word images, you won’t believe it. To fill your box, be on the lookout for these Little Debbie Treats. An easy way to find them, at a store near you, is by using the store location on their site.

Easter Treats for Springtime Joy

Ok, I’m ready to share all the little details with you. Sit back, relax and enjoy.

Here’s how the magic happens.

  • Box – Mini Paper Pumpkin Box
  • Mats – Balmy Blue CS – one @ 5 1/4″ x 3 1/2″, emboss with the Subtle 3D embossing folder. Two @ 7/8″ x 5 1/2″ and two @ 7/8″ x 3 1/2″, emboss with the Ornate Floral 3D embossing folder.
  • DSP Mat – Fine Art Floral DSP – 4 3/4″ x 3″
  • Circle – Basic White CS – 2 3/4″ x 2 3/4″, cut with the die from the Layered Circles die set.
  • Scallop Circle – Balmy Blue CS – 2 3/4″ x 2 3/4″, cut with the die from the Layered Circles die set.
  • Happy – So Saffron CS – 1 1/4″ x 2 1/2″, cut with the die from the Well Written die set.
  • Sentiment – Basic White CS – 2 1/2″ x 1 1/2″, stamped in Early Espresso, fussy cut. So Saffron CS – 3/4″ x 1 1/2″, sue to create a backer for the sentiment.
  • Flower – So Saffron CS – 1 1/4″ x 6 1/2″, punch six images with the Small Bloom punch.
  • Leaves for Flower – Soft Sea Foam CS – scraps, punch two leaves with the Apple Builder Punch.
  • Butterfly – So Saffron CS – Scrap, cut one with the die in the Well Written die set.
  • Sprig – Soft Sea Foam CS – 2 1/4″ x 2 1/4″, cut with the die in the Well Written die set.
  • Ribbon – Petal Pink Striped Organdy – about 12″
  • Rhinestones – four small

Springtime Joy Easter Treat Product List

I sure hope you give this one a try. You’re going to make someone pretty happy. Until next time, Create Something Beautiful!

Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations

Easter Bunny Lollipop Treat

Easter Bunny Lollipop Treat

Have you heard the saying, follow the bunny, he has the chocolate? Well, in this case, he has the Easter Bunny Lollipop. These are just too stinkin’ cute for words.

Easter Bunny Lollipop Treat, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

Ok, I know you’re about to ask. Susan, where in the world did you get that Easter Bunny Lollipop?  You know I’m not going to leave you hanging. Amazon to the rescue, just click here.

Easter Bunny Lollipop Treat, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

Did you know that the Well Written die set is still available? That one is FILLED with lots of word dies. They always come in handy for so many projects. An easy way to adhere those to your projects is by using our Adhesive Sheets. Makes the words a sticker, so no glue needed.

Easter Bunny Lollipop Treat, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

By embossing the Easter Bunny Lollipop Treat with the Absolutely Argyle 3D Embossing Folder, I was able to achieve a great background for my little window.

 

Here’s how the magic happens.

  • Easter Bunny Lollipop Treat – Blushing Bride CS – two @ 5 1/4″ x 2 3/4″, cut with the largest die in the Stitched Nested Labels set. Cut the window in one. Emboss both with the Absolutely Argyle 3D embossing folder. 
  • Scallop Circle Window – Daffodil Delight CS – 2 3/4″ x 2 3/4″, cut with the dies from the Layering Circles die set.
  • “happy” – Basic White CS – 2 1/2″ x 1 2/”, back the paper with the adhesive sheet and cut with the die from the Well Written die set.
  • Sentiment – Basic White CS – scrap, stamped in Daffodil Delight and fussy cut.
  • Hearts – Resin Hearts – 3 white
  • Ribbon – Whisper White Polka Dot Tulle – 8″

Easter Bunny Lollipop Product List

 
How many of these sweet treats will you be creating?  Hope you have fun. Until next time, Create Something Beautiful!
Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations

Peeps Easter Treat

Peeps Easter Treat

The Peeps are here! That means it time to create a cute Peeps Easter Treat Holder. If those cute bunnies have arrived, Easter is close behind. Time to start planning and creating those sweet Easter treats. Now, that Peeps come in all shapes, sizes and colors, it’s super easy to create stinkin’ cute treats like this.

Peeps Easter Treat Holder, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

With the current cold weather we are experiencing, I was soooo ready to create a springtime project. First things first, lets get a color palette going. How about Highland Heather, Basic White, Melon Mambo, Daffodil Delight, and Granny Apple Green.  That’s a true splash of happy color.

Peeps Easter Treat Holder, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

I’m lovin’ the sentiments from the new Springtime Joy stamp set in the Jan-June Mini Catalog. And all the other pretties for my Peeps Easter Treat were cut from my new favorite die set, Pierced Blooms. I even used the die in the set to cut the label for my sentiment.

Peeps Easter Treat Holder, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

Don’t worry, I’ve already figured out all the measurements for the box and have a template down below for you.  There are four little bunny treats and guess what? They are also gluten free for those with a gluten allergy. 

Peeps Easter Treat Holder, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

WOW, look at all that texture!! Told ya, I love the stitching left behind with the Pierced Blooms dies. Because I embossed the front panel of the box with the Meadow Moments embossing folder, I was able to add even more texture and a springtime look.

Peeps Easter Treat Holder, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

My Peeps Easter Treat wouldn’t have been complete without adding a window for them to peek out. I used our Layering Squares dies to finish it off.

Here’s how the magic happens.

  • Box – Highland Heather CS – 9 1/2″ x 8 1/2″, on the 9 1/2″ side, score @ 1″, 4 1/4″, 5 1/4″, 8 1/2″. Turn to the 8 1/2″ side and score @ 1/2″ 1 1/2″, 7″ and 8″. Trim as shown below. Cut the window with the 2 3/8″ square die. Emboss the panel with the Meadow Moments embossing folder.Peeps Easter Treat Holder, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!
  • Frame – Basic White CS – 2 1/2″ x 3 1/2″, cut with the dies from the Layering Squares set. Scallop Square = 3″ and Square = 2 3/8″
  • Sentiments – Basic White CS – one @ 2″ x 3″, cut with the die from the Pierced Blooms set. One @ 1/2″ x 2 1/2″. Both are stamped in Granny Apple Green.
  • Small Flowers – Daffodil Delight CS – 1″ x 2 1/4″, cut three small and two medium flowers with the dies from the Pierced Blooms set.
  • Large Flower – Melon Mambo CS – 1 1/2″ x 1 1/2″, cut with the die from the Pierced Blooms set.
  • Leaves – Granny Apple Green CS – 1 3/4″ x 1 1/2″, cut with dies from the Pierced Blooms set.
  • Bow – Melon Mambo CS – 2 1/4″ x 2″, cut with dies from the Pierced Blooms set. Apply Wink of Stella.

Peeps Easter Treat Product List

 
Let me know if you create these for someone special in your life.  Until next time, Create Something Beautiful!
Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations

Sweet Valentine Treats

Sweet Valentine Treats

Ready to create some sweet Valentine treats? I’ve got two for you today. One is perfect for classroom exchange. The second would be perfect for your mail carrier, UPS delivery person, hairdresser, cashier at your favorite store and so many more.

Sweet Valentine Treats, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

Let’s start things off with the lollipop treat holder. I purchased these at my local Dollar General. They are a super economical treat. You get 18 in a bag for $1.00. You can create four treat holders with one sheet of Real Red CS. Want a tip? Cut your card stock 7″ x 10″ then score it, on the 7″ side, at 3 3/8″ and 3 5/8″. Now that the sheet is all scored cut your 2 1/2″ strips that will create your treat holder. That’s the way to mass produce. Don’t worry all the details and complete supply list are listed below.

Sweet Valentine Treat, Lollipop Holder, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

In today’s FREE video tutorial, I’ll teach you how to create that super cute heart scallop details with our Heart Punch Pack.

Sweet Valentine Treat, Lollipop Holder, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

These sweet valentine treats were so easy to mass produce, I whipped out 10 in about 30 minutes. My daughter will be gifting these to the kiddos in her advisory group.

Sweet Valentine Treat, Lollipop Holder, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

The Be My Valentine sentiment is from the Always in My Heart set.  That’s the bundle I’m offering in my February WOW Class to GO! Don’t wait to check it out. The registration closes February 6, 2021. 

Here’s how the magic happens.

  • Treat Holder – Real Red CS – 2 1/2″ x 7″, scored @ 3 3/8″ x 3 5/8″
  • Sentiment – Basic White CS – 1/2″ x 4″, stamped in Memento Tuxedo Black
  • Scallop Heart Trim – Basic White CS – 2 3/4″ x 4 1/4″, check out the video to learn how to create the trim
  • Ribbon – Real Red – 10″
  • Resin Heart – 1 red

Next up, my Little Debbie Nutty Buddy treat holder.

Sweet Valentine Treats, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

Ok, is it just me, or does it look like they made those treats just for my treat holder.  The gorgeous Love You Always Specialty DSP is the star of the show.

Sweet Valentine Treats, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

You can leave these little happies around town, for lots of those who deserve a little kindness.  

Sweet Valentine Treats, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

The sweet little Resin Hearts are the perfect embellishment for your sentiment.This one is stamped in beautiful Rococo Rose with the stamp from the Heartfelt set. That’s a punch bundle you will find on page 75 of the Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalog.

Sweet Valentine Treats, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

Did you know that you could locate Little Debbie treats, making shopping a breeze? Just go to the Little Debbie site, put in the treat you would like along with your zip code. It will give you a list of the stores that are stocked with that treat.

Here’s how the magic happens.

  • Box – Blushing Bride CS – 8″ x 5 1/4″, you can create two treat boxes from one sheet.  On the 8″ side, score @ 1/2″, 1 1/4″, 6 3/4″ and 7 1/2″. Turn the CS to the 5 1/4″ side and score @ 3/4″, 2 1/4″, 3″ and 4 1/2″. Trim the CS as shown below.Sweet Valentine Treats, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!
  • Mats – Love You Always Specialty DSP – two @ 1 1/4″ x 5 1/4″
  • Banner – Love You Always Specialty DSP – 3/4″ x 4 1/2″, punch one end with the Banners Pick-a-Punch
  • Scallop Heart – Love You Always Foil – punch one image with the Scallop Heart Punch
  • Heart – Basic White CS – 2 1/2″ x 4 1/4″, stamped in Rococo Rose, punch with heart punch.
  • Resin Hearts – 3 white

Sweet Valentine Treats Product List 

Hope you gift a few of these to some special people in your life. Until next time, Create Something Beautiful!

Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations

Strawberry Shortcake Treat Holder

Strawberry Shortcake Treat Holder

What’s better than a happy card? Well, a happy card with a sweet strawberry shortcake treat for sure.  Stampin’ Up! Sweet Strawberry bundle is super cute and happy. In today’s paper crafting lesson, I’ll give you some tips and tricks on the punch. Not only that we will also be using FREE Sale-a-Bration items. Product coordination is Stampin’ Up!’s strong point. And they didn’t disappoint us with this one.

Berry Delightful, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

Hope you are smiling right now, cause I sure am. The happy colors and realistic images bring all things Spring to mind. And I don’t know about you, but I think I’m ready for Spring and that New Beginning state of mind. Let’s create a sweet strawberry shortcake treat.

Strawberry Shortcake Treat Box, Sweet Strawberry, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

Our color palette for today includes the very rich Poppy Parade, the happy Granny Apple Green and the rich Bumblebee.  

Strawberry Shortcake Treat Box, Sweet Strawberry, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

I’m lovin’ the font in the Sweet Strawberry set. The mix of the fun script and the bold print is so on trend.

Strawberry Shortcake Treat Box, Sweet Strawberry, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

It’s a great size box and perfect for your Little Debbie Strawberry Shortcake Roll.  With just a little easy scoring and folding you’ll be able to create these for lots of family and friends.

Strawberry Shortcake Treat Box, Sweet Strawberry, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

I’ve even finished off the inside to make the treat special. Here’s what you’ll want to pick up at the grocery store to fill you treat box.

Little Debbie Strawberry Shortcake Rolls

If you’re not sure where to find the treats, just log into the Little Debbie website and there you will find a store locator. Ready to learn some tips and tricks with our new Strawberry Builder Punch?

Here’s how the magic happens.

  • Treat Box – Poppy Parade CS – 6 1/2″ x 7″, on the 7″ side score @ 1/2″, 2 1/2″, 3 3/4″ and 5 3/4″. On the 6 1/2″ side score each end @ 1 1/4″.Trim the box as shown in the video tutorial.
  • Mats – Granny Apple Green CS – two @ 3 3/4″ x 1 3/4″, two @ 3 3/4″ x 1″, and two @ 1 3/4″ x 1″
  • DSP Mats – Berry Delightful DSP – two @ 3 1/2″ x 1 1/2″, two @ 3 1/2″ x 3/4″, and two @ 1 1/2″ x 3/4″
  • Sentiments – Basic White CS – one @ 1/2″ x 3″ and one @ 1 3/4″ x 4″, cut with the die from the Stitched Rectangles set.
  • Flowers & Berry – Basic White CS – flowers 1″ x 3 1/4″, stem 1 1/2″ x 2″ and berry 1 3/4″ x 3 1/4″.
  • Pearls – two
  • Ribbon – Bumblebee Gingham – 8″

Strawberry Shortcake Treat Box Product List

Hope you thought that was a lot of fun. I can’t wait to gift mine. Until next time, Create Something Beautiful!

Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations

Rainbow Glimmer with Ridiculously Awesome

Rainbow Glimmer with Ridiculously Awesome

Sometimes you just need a little happy. Rainbow Glimmer paper to the rescue. It’s a little marriage made in heaven; the fun, bright and happy rainbow glimmer paper and the Ridiculously Awesome stamp set. This little gift set is the perfect “happy” to brighten someone’s day. Who wouldn’t love glimmer paper in hues of Bermuda Bay, Blackberry Bliss, Granny Apple Green, Magenta Madness and Mango Melody?

Rainbow Glimmer with Ridiculously Awesome, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

My grandkids are going to love this fun, happy and bright treat. I’m going to fill the little treat box with their favorite chocolates. I making mine a going back to school, after the holidays kinda treat.

Rainbow Glimmer with Ridiculously Awesome, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

By using the Sunflowers Dies, you can select any section of the Rainbow Glimmer paper for your sunflower background. That’s what gives the each of the sunflowers a different look. But, I think they are both beautiful.

Rainbow Glimmer with Ridiculously Awesome, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

Because I paired  the paper with the Ridicuously Awesome stamp set, I was able to convey my message of love and sunshine and happiness with my kiddos.

Rainbow Glimmer with Ridiculously Awesome, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

The Rainbow Glimmer paper coordinates perfectly with the Artistry Blooms DSP. Talk about vibrant colors and bright designs. Check it out on page 148 of the Annual Catalog.

Rainbow Glimmer with Ridiculously Awesome, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

I couldn’t discard even a smidge of the glimmer paper, so I’ve formed a little grid to dress up the inside of my card. On to that sweet little treat box.

Rainbow Glimmer with Ridiculously Awesome, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

This is one of the easiest little treat boxes ever!! The finished box is 4″ x 3″ x 2″, big enough to fill with lots of treats. Start that assembly line and crank out a batch to share with friends, family and of course those kiddos in your life.

Rainbow Glimmer with Ridiculously Awesome, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

By using the Rainbow Glimmer paper on both the handle and bellyband it ties together nicely with the sunflower card. And I little bit goes a long way!

Rainbow Glimmer with Ridiculously Awesome, Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations, Stampin' Up!

The “You are my Sunshine” sentiment is dear to my heart. A truly Louisiana classic, I used to sing that one to both of my kids growing up. Time to share that with my grandkids in some way. 

Here’s how the magic happens.

  • Sunshine Card
  • Card Base – Thick Whisper White CS – 4 1/4″ x 11″, scored @ 5 1/2″
  • Mat – Granny Apple Green CS – 4″ x 5 1/4″
  • DSP Mat – Artistry Blooms DSP – 3 3/4″ x 5″
  • Sunflower – Rainbow Glimmer Paper – 3 1/2″ x 3 1/2″ and Whisper White CS – 3 1/2″ x 3 1/2″, cut with the dies from the Sunflowers die set.
  • Leaves – Rainbow Glimmer Paper – 2″ x 2 1/2″ and Sprigs – 3 1/2″ x 2″
  • Sentiment – Granny Apple Green CS – 1 1/8″ x 3 3/4″ and Whisper White CS – 1 1/4″ x 3 3/4″
  • Inside Accent Grid – Glimmer Paper – 1/4″ x 4 1/4″ and 1/4″ x 5 1/2″

Ready to create that little treat box?

  • Box – Thick Whisper White CS – 8″ x 8″, scored @ 3″ and 5″, turn and score @ 2″ and 6″. Trim as shown in the video.
  • Mats – Granny Apple Green CS – two @ 3 3/4″ x 2 3/4″ and two @ 1 3/4″ x 2 3/4″.
  • DSP Mats – Artistry Blooms DSP – two @ 3 1/2″ x 2 1/2″ and two @ 1 1/2″ x 2 1/2″
  • Handle – Granny Apple Green CS – 3/4″ x 11″ and Glimmer Paper – 1/2″ X 11″
  • Bellyband – Glimmer Paper – 1″ x 12″
  • Scallop Oval – Mango Melody CS – 3 1/2″ x 4 1/4″, cut with the die from Layering Ovals
  • Sentiment – Whisper White CS – 2 3/4″ x 3 3/4″, stamped in Granny Apple Green and cut with the die from Layering Ovals
  • Circles – Granny Apple Green CS – two 1″ circles

Rainbow Glimmer Paper Card & Treat Box Product List

Let me know if you give this one a try. I’ll bet you’ll make someone smile! Until next time, Create Something Beautiful!

Susan Levasseur, WOW NOLA Creations