Lift Me Up

liftmeup1HELLO everyone!  Oh…I’m so excited today!  Not only am I going to share with you a card made with the really cool, brand new Lift Me Up set and matching Up & Away Thinlits but because we are doing a little celebrating over at Create with Connie and Mary, LEAVE A COMMENT TODAY (Tuesday, 12/6) and you will be entered into a drawing for MY Blog Candy – a free subscription to Create with Connie and Mary December Mini Edition feature project using NEW STUFF!!!  Are you excite?  I know I AM!!!

Here’s the details…

  • Soft Sky – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Soft Sky – 3 3/4 x 5, run through the Seaside Embossing Folder, layer onto Rich Razzleberry 3 7/8 x 5 1/8, add to card front
  • Whisper White, cut out several clouds, sponge Smoky Slate around the edges, add to card front
  • Cut out the ‘stripes’ for the hot air balloon suing Rich Razzleberry, Sweet Sugarplum and Pool Party; cut out ‘basket’ from Crumb Cake
  • Cut out the Balloon from Whisper White and add the stripes behind it; add to card front using dimensionals
  • Stamp Greeting using Memento Black, cut out with the largest cloud, sponge with Smoky Slate, add to card front using dimensionals

Our DECEMBER 2016 MINI SESSION is COMING SOON with projects using stamp sets from the OCCASIONS and Sale-a-Bration CATALOGS!     PLUS…sign up for both the November and December Mini Sessions together and get a free HOLIDAY BONUS tutorial!  We know you’ll be excited about that!

  • 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 designs and tutorials are EXCLUSIVELY for subscribers and will not be posted anywhere else online.
  • 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.


 Items* we will be using in December Mini Session:

  • Succulent Garden Suite
  • Sealed with Love Suite
  • Yummy in my Tummy
  • Avant Garden
  • Cool Treats

*Please be aware that every attempt will be made to use what we’ve listed, however availability from Stampin’ Up! and suitability may change as we are making projects based on our ideas from viewing paper catalogs and not having the items personally in hand to see them.

Head on over to Create with Connie and Mary to subscribe today!

Don’t forget to leave me comment today, December 6th to be entered into my drawing for a FREE subscription to the Create with Connie and Mary December Mini Session.

Set(s): Lift Me Up
Paper: Whisper White, Crumb Cake, Soft Sky, Rich Razzleberry, Sweet Sugarplum, Pool Party
Ink: Memento Black, Smoky Slate
Other: Up and Away Thinlits, Seaside Embossing Folder, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!



37 responses to “Lift Me Up

  1. Love your balloon card. Thanks for a chance to win a free subscription!!

  2. I am going to have to get this set since my nephew flies hot air balloons 😃I LOVE IT

  3. Elisabeth J von Hahn

    I so enjoy your posts. Thank you for sharing and getting my creative juices flowing again! Love the balloon card!!!!!

  4. Thank you so much for sharing! You get my creative juices flowing again. Thank you also for the sneak peak!!!!! Love that balloon card!!!!!!

  5. Your card is so calming! I love the use of the embossing folder in the background and the color scheme of the balloon is beautiful!

  6. Love the balloon floating among the clouds. So peaceful!

  7. very cool die, love the colors you used with it. Thanks for the year long inspiration!

  8. What a pretty card. I love that you can layer under the detailed thinlits with different colors!

  9. I love the colors you used on this card.

  10. Love the layered clouds & movement created by the dry embossed layer!

  11. Catherine Steele

    Your project is just stunning! Thank you for sharing!

  12. I love every thing about this card but especially the colors!

  13. WoW, WoW, WoW – what an amazing card❣️
    Barb S (FL)

  14. The colors and clouds – fabulous card! Thanks for the chance to win a subscription.

  15. Love the color combo you choose for this card. This set will definitely be on my “have to order” list.

  16. Love.Love.Love. Great card! My SS will arrive tomorrow!

  17. You have SOLD me on this set…wasn’t sure until I saw your card!!!

  18. Very nice….I’m excited to see the new things in the Occasions catty & the FREE stuff for Sale-A-Bration. SU just keeps getting better and CCMC is the “bomb”!!!

  19. fascinated with hot air balloons though you would never get me in one. Your card is just great!

  20. Patty Jo Higgins

    I love your work!

  21. Great color combo and cute card. Always love your projects, great inspiration!

  22. Beautiful color combination!

  23. This looks like a fun stamp set. Love the colors you used today.

  24. Love this new set!!!! Beautiful card & I LOVE it with the Seaside Embossing Folder!

  25. Michelle Mallett

    Terrific card using the new stamps!

  26. Beautiful colour combination, Mary! I love this new set – so much you can do with it! Thanks for sharing 🙂

  27. Cheryl McAskill

    I am in love with this set! Can’t wait till it comes in! Thank you for sharing the fun!

  28. I love the way you used this set. The colors are great!

  29. What a great card–your color scheme is awesome! I really enjoy reading your blog!

  30. Beautiful card. Thanks for sharing

  31. Carole Fineberg

    This is a BEAUTY! Love it. Thanks for sharing.

  32. Kathleen S Silva

    Mary I love this set. the card is beautiful. Can’t wait to get it

  33. Chris R. from Iowa

    Fun hot air balloon. The clouds are so cool and so realistic. It just doesn’t seem possible to have the new catalog and Salebration coming so soon – we are still a few weeks out until Christmas! Thanks for a chance to win – I have no idea of why I didn’t take the sessions I won before.

  34. Beautiful card, great colors. Looking forward to more inspiration,

  35. We have a hot balloon rally every year and it is so much fun! TFS your card and isnpirations!!

  36. Love the new “stamp sets. Your card is one I want to case. Thanks!
    Becki Westbrook

  37. Nice card

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