Category Archives: Create with Connie and Mary

Royal Peacock

Happy Thursday! This week we have a cool color inspiration for you.

I thought it would be fun to use the cool peacock feather with this…

Here’s the details…

  • Grapefruit Grove – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Whisper White – 3 3/4 x 5, layer onto Pretty Peacock, 3 7/8 x 5 1/8, add to card front
  • Woven Threads DSP – Sahara Sand print 3/4 x 3 5/8, add to card front
  • Woven Threads DSP – Pretty Peacock DSP  – 1/2 x 4 1/2, add to card front
  • Sahara Sand AND Grapefruit Grove – cut out one feather from each, add to card front
  • Stamp greeting using Pretty Peacock
  • Add some Grapefruit Grove Happiness Blooms 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 now for our newest collection…


One of the fall bundles in the Holiday Catalog that caught our eye is Harvest Hellos…a set with BOTH apples AND pumpkins (and I’m sure a lot of other things we haven’t even imagined yet!) This Harvest Hellos Collection has three cards (one an awesome fun fold!) and a 3D project that can be used for gift giving or decorating! It’s SO fun! We know you will LOVE this new Collection!  See the details HERE!

Set(s): Royal Peacock
Paper: Whisper White, Grapefruit Grove, Pretty Peacock, Sahara Sand, Woven Threads DSP
Ink: Pretty Peacock
Other: Detailed Peacock Dies, Happiness Blooms Enamel Dots

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

 

 

 

IM83 – Good Morning Magnolia

Happy Monday everyone! This week our inspiration is such a sunny cake!

Here’s what I came up with…

Here’s the details…

  • Whisper White – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Whisper White – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the Subtle Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • So Saffron – 1 1/2 x 3 7/8, add to card front, stamp greeting using Memento Black
  • So Saffron Gingham print – 2 1/2 x 3 7/8, add to card front
  • Whisper White – 1/2 x 4 1/4, punch our Ribbon Punch, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp magnolia in Memento Black, color using So Saffron, Mint Macaron and Crumb Cake, cut out.  Stamp center of magnolia again in Memento black, color in, cut out and add to magnolia.  Add to card front using dimensionals.  Add some Clear Epoxy drops to finish off.

And now for our latest collection…


One of the fall bundles in the Holiday Catalog that caught our eye is Harvest Hellos…a set with BOTH apples AND pumpkins (and I’m sure a lot of other things we haven’t even imagined yet!) This Harvest Hellos Collection has three cards (one an awesome fun fold!) and a 3D project that can be used for gift giving or decorating! It’s SO fun! We know you will LOVE this new Collection!  See the details HERE!

 

Set(s): Good Morning Magnolia
Paper: Whisper White, So Saffron, Subtles DSP paper pack
Ink: Memento Black, BLENDS:  So Saffron, Mint Macaron, Crumb Cake
Other: Subtles Embossing Folder, Ribbon Punch, Magnolia Memory Dies, Clear Epoxy Drops, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Animal House

And it’s Saturday again and a Happy August to everyone! This week our theme is Animal House – animals, birds and bugs! So many options on this one!  I decided to go with our beautiful Royal Peacock set…

Here’s the details…

  • Balmy Blue – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Balmy Blue – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the Baubles and Bubbles Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Noble Peacock DSP (Blueberry print) – 3/4 x 3 1/2, add to card front
  • Whisper White THICK – cut out the detailed peacock, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp the feather piece one time and the flower image two times, color using Old Olive, Blueberry Bushel, Pretty Peacock, cut out, add feather image to card front
  • Old Olive – 1/2 x 2 1/4, stamp greeting using Memento Black, cut into banner, add the two flower pieces to it, add to card front uisng dimensionals
  • Add some of the green Nobel Peacock Rhinestones to the flower centers to finish off

And now our latest collection…’


Our brand new Royal Peacock Collection is here, featuring the Noble Peacock Suite of products! Do you LOVE sparkle and shine? Then the gorgeous Noble Peacock Specialty Designer Paper and Foil Sheets with their stunning metallic finishes are perfect for you! This Collection features three cards (one a fun-fold) and a special 3D home décor project you are going to love to make for yourself or to give away as a gift! See the details HERE!

 

Set(s): Royal Peacock
Paper: Whisper White THICK, Balmy Blue, Old Olive, Noble Peacock DSP
Ink: Memento Black, Old Olive, Pretty Peacock, Blueberry Bushel
Other: Detailed Peacock, Beads and Baubles Embossing Folder, Noble Peacock Rhinestones, 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’!

 

Back on Your Feet

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

I thought this would be fun to use the Back on Your Feet set for this…

Here’s the details…

  • Soft Seafoam – 4 1/4 x 8 1/2, folded
  • Soft Seafoam – 3 7/8 x 3 7/8, stamp greeting (Healing Hugs) using Soft Suede, add to card front
  • Soft Suede – 1/4 x 4, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp turtle using Memento Black, color using BLENDS:  Crumb Cake, Soft Suede, Granny Apple Green, Old Olve, cut out using Layering Circles Die, layer onto matching Soft Suede Scallop Circle, add to pieces of Burlap Ribbon behind and add to card front using dimensionlas
  • Tie bow in Granny Apple Green/White Twine (Tags and More Accessory kit), 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…


Our brand new Royal Peacock Collection is here, featuring the Noble Peacock Suite of products! Do you LOVE sparkle and shine? Then the gorgeous Noble Peacock Specialty Designer Paper and Foil Sheets with their stunning metallic finishes are perfect for you! This Collection features three cards (one a fun-fold) and a special 3D home décor project you are going to love to make for yourself or to give away as a gift! See the details HERE!

Set(s): Back on Your Feet, Healing Hugs
Paper: Whisper White, Soft Seafoam, Soft Suede
Ink: Memento Black, Soft Suede, BLENDS:  Soft Suede, Crumb Cake, Old Olive, Granny Apple Green
Other: Tags and More Accessory Kit, Layering Circles Dies, Burlap 5/8″ Ribbon, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

 

 

 

IM82 – Royal Peacock

Happy Monday everyone! This week our inspiration is fun peacock cookies!

Here’s what I came up with…

I just LOVE the feather die in this set!

Here’s the details…

  • Soft Seafoam – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Soft Seafoam – 3 3/4 x 5 1/2, run through the Beads and Baubles Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Whisper White – cut out largest Stitched Oval, add Pretty Peacock/Old Olive Reversible Ribbon behind, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Noble Peacock Foil Sheets – cut one feather out of each color, add to card front
  • Pear Pizzazz – 1/2 x 1 3/4, stamp greeting using Memento Black, cut into banner, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Noble Peacock Rhinestones to finish off

AND…take a look at our NEWEST Collection!  We love the bright colors in this one!

Our brand new Royal Peacock Collection is here, featuring the Noble Peacock Suite of products! Do you LOVE sparkle and shine? Then the gorgeous Noble Peacock Specialty Designer Paper and Foil Sheets with their stunning metallic finishes are perfect for you! This Collection features three cards (one a fun-fold) and a special 3D home décor project you are going to love to make for yourself or to give away as a gift! See the details HERE!

Set(s): Royal Peacock
Paper: Whisper White, Soft Seafoam, Pear Pizzazz, Noble Peacock Foil Sheets
Ink: Memento Black
Other: Beads and Baubles Embossing Folder, Stitched Shapes Dies, Pretty Peacock/Old Olive Reversible Ribbon, Noble Peacock Dies, Noble Peacock Rhinestones, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Vintage

And it’s Saturday again! This week our theme is Vintage! Well…this is one of those challenges that is tough for me…DON’T DO VINTAGE!

Here’s the details…

  • Rococo Rose – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Very Vanilla – 3 1/2 x 4 3/4, stamp image using Rococo Rose, layer onto Crumb Cake 3 5/8 x 4 7/8, add to card front
  • Soft Suede – cut out the larges Detailed Band Die, add Rococo Rose Ribbon to the die, add to card front
  • Very Vanilla – stamp greeting using Rococo Rose and Soft Suede, cut out using oval, add to card front using dimensionals

AND…take a look at our NEWEST Collection!  We love the bright colors in this one!

Our brand new Royal Peacock Collection is here, featuring the Noble Peacock Suite of products! Do you LOVE sparkle and shine? Then the gorgeous Noble Peacock Specialty Designer Paper and Foil Sheets with their stunning metallic finishes are perfect for you! This Collection features three cards (one a fun-fold) and a special 3D home décor project you are going to love to make for yourself or to give away as a gift! See the details HERE!

Set(s): Tasteful Texture, Band Together
Paper: Very Vanilla, Rococo Rose, Crumb Cake, Soft Suede
Ink: Rococo Rose, Soft Suede
Other: Detailed Bands Dies, Rococo Rose Ribbon, 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 month we are doing one of our favorite things…CASE the catalog! Each Thursday the design team will use the same card from the catalog and we use it for inspiration. We can use the colors, the sketch or the set…however it inspires us.  And now for our last CASE the catalog for July…

I just couldn’t wait to make a bright and happy card…

Here’s the details…

  • So Saffron – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • So Saffron – 4 x 5 1/4 cut end use edge in the Magnolia Memory Die, run through the Brick and Mortar Embossing Folder, sponge edges using So Saffron, add to card front
  • Poppy Parade – 1/2 x 5 1/2, add to card front
  • Perennial Essence DSP – cut out the largest Stitched Nested Labels, cut off the one end, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp flower outline two times using Memento Black, stamp one using Mango Melody (stamping off the bottom layer before stamping) and Poppy Parade (stamping off the bottom layer before stamping), stamp leaves using Memento Black, and inside using Granny Apple Green, cut everything out, layer, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – stamp greeting using Granny Apple Green, cut out using oval, layer onto matching scallop oval in Mango Melogy, add to card front using dimensionals

I just LOVE this set!

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

AND…take a look at our NEWEST Collection!  We love the bright colors in this one!

Our brand new Royal Peacock Collection is here, featuring the Noble Peacock Suite of products! Do you LOVE sparkle and shine? Then the gorgeous Noble Peacock Specialty Designer Paper and Foil Sheets with their stunning metallic finishes are perfect for you! This Collection features three cards (one a fun-fold) and a special 3D home décor project you are going to love to make for yourself or to give away as a gift! See the details HERE!

Set(s): To a Wild Rose
Paper: Whisper White, So Saffron, Poppy Parade, Mango Melody, Perennial Essence DSP
Ink: Memento Black, Mango Melody, Poppy Parade, Granny Apple Green
Other: Stitched Nested Labels, Layered Ovals Dies, Brick and Mortar Embossing Folder, Magnolia Memory Dies, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!