Monthly Archives: June 2019

IM76 – To a Wild Rose

Happy Monday everyone! This week our inspiration is a cool glass piece!

Here’s what I came up with…

You all know how I just LOVE this new set!

Here’s the details…

  • Pool Party – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Whisper White 3 5/8 x 4 7/8, stamp flower center randomly using Pool Party and Smoky Slate, stamp greeting using Real Red, layer onto Real Red 3 3/4 x 5, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp flower outline and leave outline in Memento Black, stamp solid flower with stamped off Pool Party and open solid flower in Pool Party, stamp flower center in Real Red, stamp solid leaves in Smoky Slate, cut out, layer, add to card front using using dimensionals
  • Add some red rhinestones to finish off

Are you ready for a run new collection?  Check this out…

Oh my goodness…you are going to LOVE this Collection! This EXPANDED Ride With Me Collection is FULL of ideas using the Ride with Me stamp set and Truck Ride Dies and they are SOOOOO cute! Red trucks are ALL the rage in decorating, so you’ll have fun displaying these for every season! In our Ride with Me Collection, you’ll get EIGHT step-by-step tutorials…THREE unique card ideas, ONE home décor item (with three different looks!) and FOUR different truck favor ideas…one actually expands the size of the truck! They are SOOO much fun, quick & easy…perfect for gifts or craft fairs coming up! See the details HERE!

 

Set(s): To a Wild Rose
Paper: Whisper White, Real Red, Pool Party
Ink: Memento Black, Pool Party, Real Red, Smoky Slate
Other: Red Rhinestones, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Kids Birthday Cards

And it’s Saturday again! This month we are using song titles for our themes and This week our theme is cards for kids!

Please forgive me…I had my post set up but because of traveling did not have all the details set.  Post has now been updated

LOVE this fun new set!

Here’s the details…

  • Pool Party – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Whisper White – 3 1/4 x 5, add two strips of Real Red dsp 1/2 x 4 1/2 to each side, add to card front front
  • Whisper White – stamp 2 lady bugs, 2 bees and 2 dragon flies using Memento Black color with Blends (Real Red, Daffodil Delight, Pool Party and Granny Apple Green) cut out
  • 1″ circle punch – 2 Real Red, 2 Daffodil Delight, 2 Granny Apple Green
  • 1/2″ circle punch – 2 Basic Black, 2 Mango Melody, 2 Blueberry Bushel
  • Add all the circle to the card front then add the bugs on top of them using dimensionals.
  • Daffodil Delight – stamp greeting using Memento Black, punch out with Classic Label punch, add to card front using dimensionals to finish off

Are you loving the Floral Essence suite?  We have an awesome collection for you!

But first. Who doesn’t love the beautiful watercolor patterns in the Perennial Essence Suite? We’ve taken a few of the colors in the designer paper and created our Floral Essence Collection featuring the Floral Essence Stamp Set and Perennial Flower Punch! Such gorgeous colors! You get FOUR step-by-step tutorials…three card ideas (ONE is a fun special fold) and ONE quick and easy gift idea wrapped in pretty packaging! See the details HERE!

Set(s): Wiggle Worm
Paper: Whisper White, Pool Party, Real Red, Basic Black, Daffodil Delight, Mango Melody, Granny Apple Green, Blueberry Bushel
Ink: Memento Black, BLENDS: Real Red, Daffodil Delight, Pool Party, Granny Apple Green
Other: Wiggly Bugs Dies, 1″ Circle Punch, 1/2″ Circle Punch, Classic Label Punch, Dimensionals

Click Previous to go back to Create with Connie and Mary site and forward to the see what Libby has been up to!

 

 

 

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Floral Essence

Happy Thursday! Time for another Create with Connie and Mary inspiration and this week it is a great color combo…

I just LOVE these colors together…

Here’s the details…

  • Highland Heather – 4 1/4 x 11
  • Whisper White – 3 5/8 x 5
  • Gorgeous Grape – 5/8 x 5, add behind White Panel
  • Daffodil Delight Gingham – 1 1/2 x 5, add to White Panel add band to card front
  • On white panel stamp flower center using Daffodil Delight, Highland Heather and Gorgeous Grape
  • Whisper White – stamp outline flower in Memento Black, color one suing Highland Health Blends and the other using Daffodil Delight Blends, stamp flower centers in Gorgeous Grape and Daffodil Delight, cut out, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp greeting using Gorgeous Grape, cut out using Stitched Circle Die, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Gorgeous Grape Glitter Enamel Dots to finish off

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

And if you are lovin’ the Floral Essence Suite…you’re going to LOVE this one!

But first. Who doesn’t love the beautiful watercolor patterns in the Perennial Essence Suite? We’ve taken a few of the colors in the designer paper and created our Floral Essence Collection featuring the Floral Essence Stamp Set and Perennial Flower Punch! Such gorgeous colors! You get FOUR step-by-step tutorials…three card ideas (ONE is a fun special fold) and ONE quick and easy gift idea wrapped in pretty packaging! See the details HERE!

 

Set(s): Floral Essence
Paper: Whisper White, Highland Heather, Gorgeous Grape, Daffodil Delight Gingham DSP
Ink: Memento Black, Daffodil Delight, Highland Heather, Gorgeous Grape, BLENDS: Daffodil Delight, Highland Heather
Other: Stitched Shapes Dies, Glitter Enamel Dots, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

 

 

 

IM75 – Floral Essence

Happy Monday everyone! This week our inspiration piece features the colors blue and lime – what fun!

So…I LOVE the card I made for this week.  When I went to blog it, I realized I used two pieces of paper that had Lemon Lime Twist in there.  Since I work ahead, I just noticed that.  So…just wanted to let you know that ahead of time…a little bit of retired stuff in there!

LOVE this card!

Here’s the details…

  • Whisper White – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Lemon Lime Twist Gingham (retired) – 2 1/4 x 4 1/4, add to card front
  • Blueberry Bushel – 1/4 x 4 1/4, add to card front
  • Whisper White – 3  5/8 x 4 7/8, randomly stamp flower center in Blueberry Bushel, Pacific Point and Balmy Blue, run through Subtle Embossing Folder, add to card front using dimensions
  • Granny Apple Green – layer two Layering Squares and cut out frame
  • Lemon Lime Twist (retired) – layer two Layering Squares and cut out frame, layer the two frames together and add to card front using dimesnionals
  • Whisper White – stamp largest solid flower in Pacific Point and small flower once in Blueberry Bushel and once in Balmy Blue, cute out and layer
  • Whisper White – stamp lined leave image six time in Memento Black, color using Granny Apple Green Blends, cut out, add behind flowers and add to card front
  • Granny Apple Green – stamp greeting using Memento Black, punch out using the Classic Label Punch, add to card front

Are you loving the Floral Essence suite?  We have an awesome collection for you!

But first. Who doesn’t love the beautiful watercolor patterns in the Perennial Essence Suite? We’ve taken a few of the colors in the designer paper and created our Floral Essence Collection featuring the Floral Essence Stamp Set and Perennial Flower Punch! Such gorgeous colors! You get FOUR step-by-step tutorials…three card ideas (ONE is a fun special fold) and ONE quick and easy gift idea wrapped in pretty packaging! See the details HERE!

Set(s): Floral Essence, Itty Bitty Birthday
Paper: Whisper White, Granny Apple Green, Lemon Lime Twist (retired), Blueberry Bushel, Lemon Lime Twist Gingham (retired)
Ink: Memento Black, Blueberry Bushel, Pacific Point, Balmy Blue, Blends:  Granny Apple Green
Other: Layering Squares Dies, Classic Label Punch, Subtle Embossing Folder, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Masculine Cards

Welcome to another Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Blog Hop.  Next up for the month of June is Masculine cards.  I didn’t get any new masculine sets but am so happy that the garage set from the occasions mini made it through!

Just LOVE these gears!

Here’s the details…

  • Crushed Curry – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Whisper White – 3 3/8 x 4 5/8, stamp smudge in Smoky Slate and Crushed Curry, gears in Basic Grey, layer onto Basic Black – 4 /14 x 3 3/4, add to card front
  • Black Foil – cut out gears, add to card front
  • Crushed Curry – 5/8 x 2 1/2, stamp greeting using Memento Black, cut into banner, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add garage embellishment to finish off

But first. Who doesn’t love the beautiful watercolor patterns in the Perennial Essence Suite? We’ve taken a few of the colors in the designer paper and created our Floral Essence Collection featuring the Floral Essence Stamp Set and Perennial Flower Punch! Such gorgeous colors! You get FOUR step-by-step tutorials…three card ideas (ONE is a fun special fold) and ONE quick and easy gift idea wrapped in pretty packaging! See the details HERE!

 

And…did you know that besides our current collection, you can still get the pdfs of our other collections too! Details can be found here!

Set(s): Geared Up Garage
Paper: Whisper White, Basic Back, Crushed Curry, Black Foil
Ink: Memento Black, Basic Grey, Smoky Slate, Crushed Curry
Other: Garage Gears Dies, Classic Garage Metal Elements, Dimensionals

Click Previous to go back to Create with Connie and Mary site and forward to the see what Libby has been up to!

 

 

 

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

To a Wild Rose

Happy Thursday! This week we have a GREAT sketch for you…

Guess what set I’m using this week?  If you guessed To a Wild Rose…you are right!

Here’s the details…

  • So Saffron – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Mosaic Mood DSP (green print) – 3 1/2 x 4 3/4, add to card front on an angle
  • Mosaic Mood DSP ( yellow flower print) – 1 3/4 x 4 3/4, add to card front
  • Calypso Coral – 1/4 x 5 1/4, add to card front
  • Whisper White – cut out Stitched Square, stamp hello in Soft Suede, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – stamp flower and leaf outlines in Memento Black, stamp flower in So Saffron and Calypso Coral and Leaf in Mint Melody and Garden Green, cut out, layer, add to card front using dimensionals

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

And if you are lovin’ the Floral Essence Suite…you’re going to LOVE this one!

But first. Who doesn’t love the beautiful watercolor patterns in the Perennial Essence Suite? We’ve taken a few of the colors in the designer paper and created our Floral Essence Collection featuring the Floral Essence Stamp Set and Perennial Flower Punch! Such gorgeous colors! You get FOUR step-by-step tutorials…three card ideas (ONE is a fun special fold) and ONE quick and easy gift idea wrapped in pretty packaging! See the details HERE!

 

Set(s): To a Wild Rose
Paper: Whisper White, So Saffron, Calypso Coral, Mosaic Mood DSP
Ink: Memento Black, Soft Suede, So Saffron, Calypso Coral, Mint Macaron, Garden Green
Other: Stitched Shapes Dies,  Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

 

 

 

IM74 – Floral Essence

Happy Monday everyone! We have a fun inspiration piece – COOKIES!

Okay…I LOVE these cookies but when I went to work on it, I was having some problems with it. I actually made another card but decided since the ‘stuff’ on that card was all retiring, I’d do another one with some NEW STUFF!

It turned out pretty good I think.

Here’s the details…

  • Pool Party – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Pool Party – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the Subtle Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Follow Your Art DSP – 2 x 4 1/2, add to card front
  • Pacific Point 1/4  5, add to card front
  • Whisper White – cut out scallop square, stamp greeting using Memento Black, Layer onto So Saffron scallop square, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – stamp large flower in Flirty Flamingo, Mango Melody center, small flower in Coastal Cabana, Mango Melody center, leaves Garden Green – cut everything out, layer, add to card front using dimensionals

And if you love the new Floral Essence bundle….oh…you’re going to LOVE our new collection!


We’ve taken a few of the colors in the designer paper and created our Floral Essence Collection featuring the Floral Essence Stamp Set and Perennial Flower Punch!  Such gorgeous colors!  You get FOUR step-by-step tutorials…three card ideas (ONE is a fun special fold) and ONE quick and easy gift idea wrapped in pretty packaging!  See the details HERE!

Set(s): Floral Essence, Itty Bitty Greeting
Paper: Whisper White, Pool Pary, Pacific Point, So Saffron, Follow Your Art DSP
Ink: Memento Black, Flirty Flamingo, Coastal Cabana, Mango Melody, Garden Green
Other: Layering Square Dies, Subtle Embossing Folder, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!