Category Archives: Christmas

Merry Moose

Happy Thursday! This week we it’s a GREAT sketch!

Here’s what I came up with…

Here’s the details…

  • Cherry Cobbler – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Wrapped in Plaid – 4 x 5 1/4, add to card front
  • Whisper White – cut out largest circle, layer onto matching Gold Foil Scallop Circle, add to card front
  • Gold Foil – 1/4 x 3 7/8, add to card front
  • Wrapped in Plaid – 3/8 x 3 3/8, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp moose outline two time, stamp solid moose in Crumb Cake, punch out, stamp scarf once in Shaded Spruce and once in Cherry Cobbler, cut out, add to moose, add moose to card front
  • Whisper White – 3/8 x 2 1/8 – stamp greeting using Memento Black, add to card front
  • Gold Foil – punch out two 1/2″ circles, add to card front

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

And now for our newest collection…and it’s our sixth week of our six weeks of Christmas…

Skating is such a FUN activity in the winter and this Free Skate Bundle has the PERFECT sized skates to use on cards, scrapbooking or small gifts! Our FREE SKATE COLLECTION combines the Free Skate Stamp Set and Detailed Skate Dies along with the Wrapped In Plaid Designer Paper for warm traditional Christmas look and feel! This Free Skate Collection has four step-by-step picture tutorials…three cards (one a special fun-fold!) and a great packaging idea for a small gift or two that could be adapted for use ALL year around!  See all the details HERE!

 

Set(s): Merry Moose
Paper: Whisper White, Cherry Cobbler, Wrapped in Plaid DSP, Gold Foil
Ink: Memento Black, Crumb Cake, Cherry Cobbler, Shaded Spruce
Other: Layering Circles Dies, 1/2″ Circle Punch, Moose Punch Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

 

 

 

IM98 – Free Skate

Happy Monday everyone! This week we have a beautiful Christmas tree for inspiration!

I decided to focus on the pretty colors and the ornaments on the tree…

I love this paper but it is just so hard to get a good picture of it!

Here’s the details…

  • Very Vanilla – 4 1/4 x 11 folded; round bottom two cormers
  • Very Vanilla – 3 3/4 x 5, round bottom two corners, stamp greeting using the Copper Metallic ink, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Brightly Gleaming DSP – pick 4 patterns and punch out the smaller Gleaming Ornament punch, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Copper Foil – punch out just the top of the Gleaming Ornament punch, add top of each ornament

Yep…that is all there is to it.  Here’s another shot of the card to try to see the copper a little better…

And now for our latest collection…and it’s the fourth week of our 6 weeks of Christmas and this week we have…

Our SIX WEEKS OF CHRISTMAS Collection continues with Week 4’s gorgeous So Many Stars Bundle! We loved all the Stitched Star sizes and greetings that is in this bundle! We’ve combined it with the beautiful Feels Like Frost Designer Paper for a soft and shimmery look! This tutorial Collection has three cards (one a special fun fold) and a home décor 3D project to make for craft fairs or friends and family! See more details HERE!

Set(s): Free Skate
Paper: Very Vanilla, Brightly Gleaming DSP, Copper Foil
Ink: Copper Metallic
Other: Gleaming Ornaments Punch, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

IM97 – Snowman Season

Happy Monday everyone! This week we have some fun snowman cookies!

For this I decided my tray of cookies would become my background…

Here’s the details…

  • Coastal Cabana – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Whisper White – 3 3/4 x 5, stamp snowman multiple times using Memento Black and color using Real Red, Bermuda Bay, Pool Party, Pumpkin Pie and Flirty Flamingo, layer onto Real Red 3 7/8 x 5 1/8, add piece of the 1″ Ruched Ribbon then add to card front
  • Silver Glimmer – 1/4 x 4, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp greeting in Memento Black, cut out using Layering Circle Die, layer on matching Coastal Cabana scallop circle, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Read Rhinestones to finish off

And now for our latest collection…and it’s the fourth week of our 6 weeks of Christmas and this week we have…

Our SIX WEEKS OF CHRISTMAS Collection continues with Week 4’s gorgeous So Many Stars Bundle! We loved all the Stitched Star sizes and greetings that is in this bundle! We’ve combined it with the beautiful Feels Like Frost Designer Paper for a soft and shimmery look! This tutorial Collection has three cards (one a special fun fold) and a home décor 3D project to make for craft fairs or friends and family!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Snowman Season
Paper: Whisper White, Coastal Cabana, Real Red, Silver Glimmer
Ink: Memento Black, Real Red, Bermuda Bay, Pool Party, Pumpkin Pie, Flirty Flamingo
Other: Layering Circle Dies, 1″ Real Red Ruched Ribbon, Red Rhinestones, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Let it Shine

And it’s Saturday again! We are still having so much fun with the new Holiday Mini! This week we are featuring Christmas cards made with metallic papers, embossing powder or anything that Let’s it Shine!

Here’s the details…

  • Whisper White – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Whisper White – 4 x 5 1/4, run through Stylish Scroll, add to card front
  • Feels Like Frost DSP – 2 x 4 3/4, add to card front
  • Whisper White – cut out two large bells
  • Silver Foil – cut out two large detail bells, layer, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Cherry Cobbler – 1/4 x 3 1/2, cut on slant, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – 3/4 x 2 3/4, stamp greeting using Versamark, silver emboss, cut into banner, add to card fornt using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – stamp bow using Versamark, silver emboss, cut out, color using Cherry Cobbler Blends, add to top of bells

Here’s a shot that shows how shiny it is!

LOVE how this turned out!

And now our latest collection…

Our SIX WEEKS OF CHRISTMAS Collection continues with Week 4’s gorgeous So Many Stars Bundle! We loved all the Stitched Star sizes and greetings that is in this bundle! We’ve combined it with the beautiful Feels Like Frost Designer Paper for a soft and shimmery look! This tutorial Collection has three cards (one a special fun fold) and a home décor 3D project to make for craft fairs or friends and family!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Bells are Ringing
Paper: Whisper White, Cherry Cobbler, Feels Like Frost
Ink: Versmark, BLENDS: Cherry Cobbler
Other: Detailed Bells Dies, Stylish Scroll Embossing Folder, Silver Embossing Powder, 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’!

 

Favorite Christmas DSP

And it’s Saturday again! We are still having so much fun with the new Holiday Mini!  This week we are featuring our favorite Christmas DSP oh my…how does one pick!  I decided to go with the absolutely wonderful Christmastime DSP!

Here’s the details…

  • Whisper White – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Whisper White – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the Stylish Scroll Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Christmastime DSP – red/gold print – 1 1/2, 3 1/2, add to card front
  • Christmastime DSP – green print – 2 x 2 1/4, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp greeting using Cherry Cobbler, punch out with 2″ Circle Punch, add to card front
  • Gold Glimmer – 1/4 x 4, cut into banner on both ends, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp holly using Memento Black, color using Mossy Meadow and Cherry Cobber Blends, cut out, add to card front
  • Add a couple of the Gold Glimmer Enamel Dots to finish off

LOVE how this turned out!  There’s not a lot of DSP on there but it is just enough to really make this a wonderful card!

And now our latest collection…

And it’s the third week of our 6 weeks of Christmas and this week we have…

Next up is the REVERSIBLE stamp set, Cup of Christmas! What a FUN concept and who wouldn’t love some hot cocoa, coffee or tea in those CUTE mugs? We’ve matched the Cup of Christmas Stamp Set and Cup of Cheer Dies with the Night Before Christmas Designer Paper. This tutorial Collection has three cards (one a special fun fold holding a gift card) and a super fun 3D project to make for craft fairs or friends and family! See the details HERE!

 

Set(s): Christmas Gleaming
Paper: Whisper White, Christmastime DSP, Gold Glimmer
Ink: Memento Black, Cherry Cobbler, BLENDS:  Mossy Meadow, Cherry Cobbler
Other: Stylish Scroll Embossing Folder, Gold Glimmer Enamel Dots, 2″ Circle Punch

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’!

 

Christmas Gleaming

Happy Thursday! This week we have a an interesting sketch inspiration for you.

I took a little ‘artistic license’ with the sketch and here’s what I came up with…

Here’s the details…

  • Cherry Cobbler – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Christmastime is Here DSP (Cherry Cobbler/Gold)- 4 x 5 1/4, add to card front
  • Christmastime is Here DSP – Mossy Meadow print – cut out circle, layer onto matching Mossy Meadow Scallop circle, add to card front
  • Gold Foil – cut out largest Detailed Band, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp greeting (Free Skate set) using Cherry Cobbler, cut out with the oval from Detailed Band, add using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – stamp holly (Christmas Gleaming) using Memento Black, color using Cherry Cobbler and Mossy Meadow Blends, cut out add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Holiday Rhinestones 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 now for our newest collection…

Our next Collection of tutorials features the GORGEOUS Christmas Gleaming Bundle! The Brightly Gleaming Suite of products are striking with their copper accents and the Hammered Metal Embossing Folder goes with everything! We’ve used the Christmas Gleaming Stamp Set and Gleaming Ornaments Punch Pack for our tutorial Collection of three cards (one a special fun fold) and a extremely useful 3D project that would be fun as it’s own class!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Christmas Gleaming, Free Skate
Paper: Whisper White, Cherry Cobbler, Mossy Meadow, Gold Foil, Christmastime is Here DSP
Ink: Memento Black, Cherry Cobbler, BLENDS – Cherry Cobbler, Mossy Meadow
Other: Detailed Bands Die, Layering Circle Dies, Holiday Rhinestones, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

 

 

 

IM94 – Dashing Deer

Happy Monday everyone! This week our inspiration is a GORGEOUS necklace!

I wanted to do something a little different and pulled out an oldie but a goodie – DASHING DEER…

Here’s the details…

  • Very Vanilla – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Very Vanilla – 3 3/4 x 5, stamp greeting using Versamark, gold emboss, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Pretty Peacock – 1/4 x 3, add to card front
  • Gold Glitter – 1/4 x 3, add to card front
  • Very Vanilla – stamp deer using Pretty Peacock, cut out, add to card front
  • Very Vanilla – stamp small deer using Versamark, gold emboss, cut out, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some gold glitter enamel dots and Nobel Peacock Rhinestones to finish off.

And now for our latest collection…it’s the first week of our 6 weeks of Christmas!

Our next Collection of tutorials features the GORGEOUS Christmas Gleaming Bundle! The Brightly Gleaming Suite of products are striking with their copper accents and the Hammered Metal Embossing Folder goes with everything! We’ve used the Christmas Gleaming Stamp Set and Gleaming Ornaments Punch Pack for our tutorial Collection of three cards (one a special fun fold) and a extremely useful 3D project that would be fun as it’s own class!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Dashing Deer
Paper: Very Vanilla, Pretty Peacock, Gold Glitter
Ink: Pretty Peacock, Versamark
Other: Detailed Deer Dies, Gold Glitter Enamel Dots, Noble Peacock Rhinestones, Gold Embossing Powder Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!