Daily Archives: July 19, 2016

Tour de Freaks – July 16

freakwelcome2013Welcome to the July Tour de Freaks where this month – ANYTHING GOES!

How’s that for a fun theme!  Can’t wait to see what all the freaks have in store for us this month!

If you are going forward through the hop you arrived here from Debbie Hendersson – Debbie’s Designs blog.  She always has such FUN ideas!

Oh what to do…what to do for this month?  I have been having such fun with the Foxy Friends set so I decided to have a little fun with that.


Isn’t this gang just the CUTEST???  They are just so much fun to make.  Here’s the details…

  • Tangerine Tango – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Whisper White – 3 3/8 x 5 1/2, Smoky Slate bark print – 1/2 x 5 1/2, add to bottom, Basic Black 1/8 x 5 1/2, add to top, add panel to card front using dimensionals
  • Make the little critters – Fox – Tangerine Tango/Momento Black, Skunk – Momento Black/Whisper White, Racoon – Smoky Slate, Basic Grey Archival, Moment Black, cut them out and add to card front
  • Silver Glimmer – 1/8 x 5, add to card front
  • Tangerine Tango – 1/2 x 2 3/4, stamp greeting using Momento Black, cut into a pbanner, add to card front using dimensionals.
Set(s): Foxy Friends, Greatest Greetings
Paper: Whisper White, Basic Black, Tangerine Tango, A Little Foxy dsp, Silver Blimmer
Ink: Momento Black, Basic Grey Archival, Smoky Slate, Tangerine Tango
Other: Fox Builder Punch,  Dimensionals

Since I was having so much fun with this I decided to make some little treats to go with it…


I’m not going to go into a lot of detail but I want to show how I made the holder part…

  • Whisper White – 4 x 1 1/8, score at 1 1/2 and 2 1/2
  • Stamp as follows, trim, fold and staple at top
  • Hop 1Hop2






  • Add head using a dimensional
  • Fox – Tangerine Tango, Momento Black
  • Skunk – Momento Black, Whisper White
  • Racoon – Smoky Slate, Basic Grey Archival, Momento Black
  • Reindeer – Crumb Cake, Soft Suede, Momento Black, Real Red (bow tie from the Snow Place set)

Here’s my project together…


Oh…just fun!  Now it is time to head over to Melissa’s Rubberfunatics Blog.  You are in for a treat!


Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!


Shooting Star

SUO153Happy Tuesday everyone! Guess what?  It’s time for another SUO challenge and our challenge this time is black and white with a pop of color!  So many ways to go with this and I decided, since there were some bees already done and cut out on my desk, to have use Daffodil Delight as my ‘pop’ of color!  I do love having some pieces all finished on my desk and just go for it from there!

Here’s the details…

  • Whisper White – 4 1/4 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Whisper White – 3 3/4 x 3 3/4, stamp greeting using Basic Black Archival, add panel using dimensionals
  • Dotted paper – 1/2 x 3 3/4, add to card front
  • Black/White dsp – 3/4 x 3 1/2, add to card front
  • Daffodil Delight – 1/8 x 4, add to card front
  • Stamp bees using Basic Black Archival, cut out with matching framelite, color using Daffodil Delight and Basic Black markers, add Clear Wink of Stella on the wings, add to card front (the big one on a dimensionals

Don’t forget to check out what the rest of the design team to see their wonderful creations!

Set(s): Shooting Star
Paper: Whisper White, Daffodil Delight, Pop of Pink dsp
Ink: Basic Black Archival, Daffodil Delight
Other: Sliding Star Framelits, Clear Wink of Stella, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!