Monthly Archives: October 2018

Spooky Halloween

Halloween is getting closer and more and more it is feeling like fall around here! This week our theme is to make a ‘spooky’ Halloween card.  I only got the Trick or Tweet set from the holiday mini so that and bats had to work for me.

Here’s the details…

  • Grey Granite – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Grey Granite – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the Swirls and Curls Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Crushed Curry – 2 1/2″ circle, sponge cloud using Grey Granite, wrap Black Glitter Organza ribbon behind circle then add to card forn using dimensionals
  • Lemon Lime Twist – 5/8 x 2 1/2, stamp greeting using Memento Black, cut into banner, add to card front
  • Basic Black – punch out 6 bats, add to card front to finish off

FUN!

And don’t forget our GREAT fall collection – Falling for Leaves! We LOVE this set and what a cool collection we have put together!

All the details HERE!

Set(s): Trick or Tweet
Paper: Basic Black, Grey Granite, Crushed Curry, Lemon Lime Twist
Ink: Memento Black, Grey Granite
Other: Layering Circle Framelits, Bats Punch, Swirls and Curls Embossing Folder, Black Organza Glitter Ribbon, Dimensionals

Click Previous to go back to Create with Connie and Mary Site to learn more about the sale and forward to the Libby!

 

 

 

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

Country Home

It’s Thursday AGAIN (where do the weeks go) and we have an AWESOME color challenge for you this week…

I decided these colors would be perfect with the AWESOME County Home set!

Here’s the details…

  • Crumb Cake – 4 1/4 x 11
  • Crumb Cake – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the Tin Tile Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Country Lane dsp (Blackberry Bliss print) – 2 x 4 3/4, add to card front
  • Mint Macaron – 1/4 x 4 1/4, add to card front
  • Galvanized Metallic Paper – stamp milkcan using Versamark and Black emboss, cut out
  • Whisper White – stamp floral image, color using (Mint Macaron, Crumb Cake and Blackberry Bliss Blends) cut out, add behind milkcan, add to card front usind dimensionals
  • Whisper White – 5/8 x 2 1/4, stamp greeting using Blackberry Bliss, cut into a banner, add to card front

What a wonderful set!

We have just released a BRAND NEW collection for you – Falling for Leaves!  We LOVE this set and what a cool collection we have put together!

All the details HERE!

Don’t forget to head over to Create with Connie and Mary and see what our AMAZING design team has done!

 

Set(s): Country Home
Paper: Whisper White, Crumb Cake, Mint Macaron, Country Lane dsp, Galvanized Metallic Paper
Ink: Memento Black, Blackberry Bliss, BLENDS:  Blackberry Bliss, Crumb Cake, Mint Macaron
Other: Tin Tile Embossing Folder, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Trick or Tweet

Fall is in the air! This really is my favorite time of year and I am NOT a fan of pumpkin spice everything – LOL!!!  But time for another inspiration…

Love the graphic design element on the cake…couldn’t wait to add that to my card! Here’s my card…

Here’s the details…

  • Pumpkin Pie – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Pumpkin Pie – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the Subtle embossing folder, add to card front
  • Basic Grey – cut out four 1 x 1 pieces, add to card front
  • Basic Black – cut out eleven 1/2 x 1/2 pieces, add to card front, popping up  couple of them
  • Whisper White 1 1/4 x 4 1/4, stamp greeting using Pumpkin Pie, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Basic Black – punch out some bats, add to card front
  • Whisper White – punch out nine 1/4″ circles, add to card front to finish off

We have just released a BRAND NEW collection for you – Falling for Leaves!  We LOVE this set and what a cool collection we have put together!

All the details HERE!

Don’t forget to head over to Create with Connie and Mary to see Connie’s GREAT project!

Set(s): Trick or Tweet
Paper: Whisper White, Basic Black, Basic Grey, Pumpkin Pie
Ink: Pumpkin Pie
Other: Bat Punch, Subtle Embossing Folder, 1/4″ hole punch, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Halloween Favor

Welcome to October!  Do you feel fall is in the air?  Well around here some days yes and some days no!   Our challenge this time is to make a Halloween favor. With a pre-made box and the darling Trick or Tweet set…this was easy!

How cute (and easy) is this!

Here’s the details…

  • Silver Gable box – put it together
  • Basic Black – 3/4 x 4, add to bottom of box on the front
  • Silver Glimmer – 1/4 x 3 3/4, add to box
  • Whisper White – stamp greeting in Memento Black, punch out with 1 3/4 Circle punch, add to box front using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – stamp kitty in Memento Black, color with the light Basic Black Blends and the Smoky Slate ones, cut out, add using dimensionals
  • Basic Black – punch out two of the bats – add to box
  • Black Organza Glitter ribbon – tie into a bow, add to top of box

See…SIMPLE!

We have just released a BRAND NEW collection for you – Falling for Leaves! We LOVE this set and what a cool collection we have put together!

All the details HERE!

Set(s): Trick or Tweet
Paper: Whisper White, Basic Black, Silver Glimmer
Ink: Memento Black, Blends: Basic Black, Smoky Slate
Other: Silver Gable Box, 1 3/4″ Circle Punch Spooky Bats Punch, Black Organza Glitter Ribbon, Dimensionals

Click Previous to go back to Create with Connie and Mary Site to learn more about the sale and forward to the Libby!

 

 

 

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

Falling for Leaves

Happy October everyone!  It’s Thursday so time for another Create with Connie and Mary Thursday inspiration and we are kicking the month off with a cool and very simple sketch…

I’ve been playing a lot with the Detailed Leaves Thinlets and Falling for Leaves set and is worked perfectly for this sketch!

Here’s the details…

  • Grey Granite –  5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Whisper White – 2 3/4 x 5, stamp greeting using Blackberry Bliss, cut out two of the borders from Blackberry Bliss, add behind Whisper White panel then add to card front
  • Pumpkin Pie – cut out large detailed lead, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Galvanized Metallic Paper – cut out large 3 leaf image, add to card front
  • Double up some Blackberry Bliss twine, tie into a bow, add to card front t finish off

Simple but pretty!

We have just released a BRAND NEW collection for you – Falling for Leaves!  We LOVE this set and what a cool collection we have put together!

All the details HERE!

Don’t forget to head over to Create with Connie and Mary and see what our AMAZING design team has done!

Set(s): Falling for Leaves
Paper: Whisper White, Grey Granite, Pumpkin Pie, Blackberry Bliss, Galvanized Metallic Paper
Ink: Blackberry Bliss
Other: Detailed Leaves Thinlets, Blackberry Bliss Twine, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Itty Bitty Greetings

Happy October – it’s official Fall is HERE!  WOO HOOO!!! Since it is Monday, it is time for another inspiration from Create with Connie and Mary.

So here’s our inspiration picture…

What cool wall art!  I just LOVE these colors together…don’t you?  So bold! Here’s my card…

Here’s the details…

  • Whisper White – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Whisper White – 4 x 5 1/4, fun through the Subtle Embossing folder, add to card front
  • Gorgeous Grape, Bermuda Bay, Mango Melody – one of each 1 x 3, stamp greeting using Memento Black on the Mango Melody piece add all three to card front
  • Whisper White – cut out large leaf, add to card front
  • Add some of the frost epoxy drops to finish off

We have just released a BRAND NEW collection for you – Falling for Leaves!  We LOVE this set and what a cool collection we have put together!

All the details HERE!

Don’t forget to head over to Create with Connie and Mary to see Connie’s GREAT project!

Set(s): Itty Bitty Greetings
Paper: Whisper White, Gorgeous Grape, Bermuda Bay, Mango Melody
Ink: Memento Black
Other: Detailed Leaves Thinlets, Clear and Frost Epoxy Drops, Subtle Embossing Folder

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!