Category Archives: Blends

Hello Color

Yesterday I shared a card using the Hello Color set and told you that I bought the set because of feather (LOVE, LOVE, LOVE feathers!)  I just HAD to make card with it, of course and since I am on this color kick (I promise, I will move on), I just had to do one with the colors and feathers!

Here’s the details…

  • Crumb Cake – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Crumb Cake – 3 5/8 x 4 7/8, run through the Sparkle Embossing Folder and add to card front
  • Pool Party, Bermuda Bay, Cajun Craze, Tangerine Tango, Peek-a-boo Peach – stamp feather using Memento Black, cut out, add accents using Blends:  Pool Party, Bermuda Bay, Bronze, Pumpkin Pie (Dark and Light), add to card front
  • Gold Glimmer – 1/4 x 5 1/8, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp banner in Memento Black and greeting using Cajun Craze, cut out and add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Black Rhinestones to finish off

Just a reminder…the brand new NOVEMBER Mini Session is OPEN and now is a GREAT time to subscribe!  We are featuring products from the HOLIDAY Catalog! Check out the FREE Be Merry Kit Bonus project when you purchase October & November together!

Our mini sessions include the instructions for 14 projects with full step-by-step tutorials:

  • Each mini session includes TWELVE unique cards featuring three stamp sets, and
  • Each mini session includes TWO 3D items perfect projects for your club, classes, stamp camps or gifts
  • All 14 project tutorials are available once the mini session opens so you immediately have all project tutorials right there at your fingertips
  • All designs and tutorials are EXCLUSIVELY for subscribers and will not be posted anywhere else online. All for only $8.95 US!

How fun is that!   Make sure you head over to Create with Connie and Mary and see what our AMAZING design team did this week and to get all the details to subscribe!

Set(s): Hello Color, Birthday Banners
Paper: Whisper White, Crumb Cake, Peek-a-boo Peach, Tangerine Tango, Cajun Craze, Bermuda Bay, Pool Party
Ink: Memento Black, Blends:  Pool Party, Bermuda Bay, Bronze, Pumpkin Pie
Other: Sparkle Embossing Folder, Black Rhinestones, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

Hello Color

Well, I’m back with my very favorite color combo but with a VERY different look!  I got this set when the new Blends were available for pre-order.  Honestly…got it because of the feather…LOVE the feather!  (Don’t worry…card with feather coming soon!)  Isn’t this just down right fun?  I think so and I had a blast coloring it!

Here’s the detail…

  • Pool Party – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Pool Party – 5 1/4 x 4, run through the  Layered Leaves Embossing Folder
  • Painted Harvest dsp – (dotted print) 3/4 x 5 1/4, add to panel
  • Black Twine – wrap around pint then add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp background image, color using Blends:  Pumpkin Pie, Pool Party, Bermuda Bay, cut out and layer onto Whisper White – 2 5/8 x 4 3/8 , add to card front using dimensionals
  • Basic Black – cut out large solid leaf, add to card fornt
  • Peek-a-boo Peach, Cajun Craze – cut out small solid leaf, add to card front
  • Double up Black Twine, tie into a bow, add to card front
  • Whisper White – 5/8 x 3, stamp greeting using Memento Black, cut into a banner, add using dimensionals

Just a reminder…the brand new NOVEMBER Mini Session is OPEN and NOW is a great time to subscribe!  We are featuring products from the HOLIDAY Catalog! Check out the FREE Be Merry Kit Bonus project when you purchase October & November together!

Our mini sessions include the instructions for 14 projects with full step-by-step tutorials:

  • Each mini session includes TWELVE unique cards featuring three stamp sets, and
  • Each mini session includes TWO 3D items perfect projects for your club, classes, stamp camps or gifts
  • All 14 project tutorials are available once the mini session opens so you immediately have all project tutorials right there at your fingertips
  • All designs and tutorials are EXCLUSIVELY for subscribers and will not be posted anywhere else online. All for only $8.95 US!

How fun is that!   Make sure you head over to Create with Connie and Mary and see what our AMAZING design team did this week and to get all the details to subscribe!

Set(s): Hello Color, Colorful Seasons
Paper: Whisper White, Basic Black, Peek-a-boo Peach, Cajun Craze, Pool Party, Painted Harvest dsp
Ink: Memento Black, BLENDS:  Pumpkin Pie, Pool Party, Bermuda Bay
Other: Seasonal Layers, Layered Leaves Embossing Folder, Black Twine, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

The Beauty of Fall

I just love all the colors of fall!  A couple times I have been able to drive around and see all the trees changing colors.  All the beauty in red, orange, green and gold.  This week we are focused on the beauty of the fall the colors and I couldn’t wait to spend some time with my new Blends!

Here’s the details…

  • Very Vanilla – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Very Vanilla – 5 x 2 3/4, run through the Layered Leaves Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Old Olive – 1/4 x 5 1/2, add to card front
  • Take piece of 7/8″ Burlap, layer back and forth and staple, add to card front
  • Very Vanilla – stamp the 3 largest leaf images (the one 2 times) using Memento Black, color using the Pumpkin Pie, Old Olive and Daffodil Delight Blends, cut out and add to card front
  • Very Vanilla – stamp greet using Memento Black, cut out with Layering circle
  • Old Olive – cut out coordinating scallop circle, layer on stamped circle and add using dimensionals on the bottom.

The brand new NOVEMBER Mini Session is NOW OPEN! We are featuring products from the HOLIDAY Catalog! Check out the FREE Be Merry Kit Bonus project when you purchase October & November together!

Our mini sessions include the instructions for 14 projects with full step-by-step tutorials:

  • Each mini session includes TWELVE unique cards featuring three stamp sets, and
  • Each mini session includes TWO 3D items perfect projects for your club, classes, stamp camps or gifts
  • All 14 project tutorials are available once the mini session opens so you immediately have all project tutorials right there at your fingertips
  • All designs and tutorials are EXCLUSIVELY for subscribers and will not be posted anywhere else online. All for only $8.95 US!

See details at Create with Connie and Mary!

Set(s): Vintage Leaves, Gourd Goodness
Paper: Very Vanilla, Old Olive
Ink: Memento Black, Blends:  Old Olive, Pumpkin Pie, Daffodil Delight
Other: Burlap 7/8″ Ribbon, Layered Leaves Embossing Folder, Layering Circles, Dimensionals

Remember to use the badges below to go backward (previous) to the Create with Connie and Mary site or forward (next) to the very talented Libby Fens.

 

 

 

 

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

Floral Statements

It’s time again for another SUO challenge and this time our theme is “And We Give Thanks”…using Thanks on our card.

One think SU has a lot of is stamps with the word THANKS.  I had wanted to get this stamp set since the new catalog came out but with a choice of regular markers and pencils, I could see investing in it.  When we had the opportunity to preorder the new Blends, this set was a MUST HAVE for me!

Here’s the details…

  • Daffodil Delight – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Merry Little Christmas dsp – Old Olive print – 2 x 5 1/2 add to card freont
  • Merry Little Christmas dsp – Basic Black Leaf print – 1/2 x 5 1/2, add to card front
  • Whisper White – 3 5/8 x 4 7/8, stamp image in Memento Black and color with Daffodil Delight and Old Olive Blends, layer onto Basic Black 3 3/4 x 5, add to card front using dimensionals

Aren’t those blends just AWESOME?  Don’t forget to check out what the rest of the design team to see their wonderful creations!

Set(s): Floral Statements
Paper: Whisper White, Basic Black, Daffodil Delight, Merry Little Christmas dsp
Ink: Memento Black, Blends:  Daffodil Delight, Old Olive
Other: Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!