Daily Archives: February 27, 2016

Timeless Textures

OOPSThe casology challenge this week (nothing like waiting until the last minute!) is distress.  I just recently got the Timeless Textures stamp set and thought thought that, along with Gorgeous Grunge, would make a perfect ‘distress’ card.

I just need to point out…I do have days like this that Oops…Sorry cards are just what I need – LOL!!!  I am just a master KLUTZ!!!  Just ask my DH…he’ll tell you!

Here’s the details…

  • Crumb Cake – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Red/White diagonal strip – 1/2 x 4 1/4, add do card base
  • Crumb Cake – 3 1/2 x 5 1/2, stamp the 2 ‘splatter’ images from Gorgeous Grunge using Crumb Cake, stamp the cup rings using Soft Suede, stamp OOPS  SORRY! using Real Red (Alphabet Rotary Stamp)
  • Add panel to card base using dimensionals


Guess what is coming soon?  If you guessed the Create with Connie and Mary March Mini Session…YOU ARE RIGHT!

only $8.95 US
with a projects using stamp sets from the Occasions Catalog and Sale-A-Bration brochures!

* Each session includes FIVE step-by-step tutorials for projects…THREE card sets, each with 4 cards and TWO 3D items…perfect for your club or stamp camp!
* All FIVE projects are available once the monthly mini collection opens so you immediately have all projects (and tutorials)
*Mini Sessions open on the 11th of each month

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Yep…that’ all there is to this one!

Set(s): Timeless Textures, Gorgeous Grunge, Alphabet Rotary Stamp
Paper: Crumb Cake, Brights dsp Paper Stack
Ink: Crumb Cake, Soft Suede, Real Red
Other: Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!



Suite Sayings


Can you believe it…it’s the LAST Saturday in February and we have a GREAT challenge for our Create with Connie and Mary Design Team for the Saturday Blog Hop – Bundle of Joy…cards for Babies!

I really don’t have any ‘baby’ sets so I decide the ADORABLE little Easter Lamb would work GREAT paired with this saying…


Here’s the details…

  • Mint Macaron – 4 1/4 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Confetti print – 3 7/8 x 3 7/8 add to card front
  • Blushing Bride – 3 3/4 x 3 /4; stamp greeting using Basic Grey Archival, punch out 1 1/2″ circle
  • Stamp lamb using Basic Black Archival – color using Smoky Slate and Blushing Bride markers – cut out, add behind circle and add panel to card front using dimensionals
  • Mint Macaron print – 5/8 x 2, cut sides on slant
  • Multicolor Dot print – 1 x 1 3/4, cut sides on slant, layer, add bow paper clip, trim along top and add using dimensionals
Set(s): Easter Lamb, Suite Sayings
Paper: Whisper White, Mint Macaron, Blushing Bride, Birthday Bouquet dsp
Ink: Basic Black Archival, Basic Grey Archival, Smoky Slate, Blushing Bride
Other: 1 1/2″ Circle Punch, Bow Paper Clips,  Dimensionals

Remember to use the badges below to go backward (previous) to the Connie Babbert or forward (next) to the very talented Nicole Tugrul.






Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!