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Creatively Simple 1 – Artistically Inked

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Happy Tuesday everyone and welcome to our Creatively Simple post where Connie and I take a theme each month am make ‘simple’ cards!  I LOVE simple cards! This month it’s

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Here’s my card for this week…

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Here’s the details…

  • Pear Pizzazz – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Expressions in Ink DSP – cut piece from the green/gold print – 4 x 5 1/4, add to card front
  • Gold Metallic Specialty Paper – cut out long leaf from Artistic Dies, add to card front
  • Pear Pizzazz – stamp greeting using Versamark, gold emboss, cut out with Tailor Made Tag, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Tie bow in Gold Shimmer Ribbon, add to tag
  • Add some large Gilded Gems to finish off

Don’t forget to head over to Create with Connie and Mary to check out Connie’s ADORABLE card!

And now for our latest collection…

We’re excited to use Stampin’ Up!’s PRETTY PUMPKINS BUNDLE for our next Collection to get us ready for fall!  The bundle features pumpkins and vines and leaves…oh my! You’ll get three card tutorials (one a special fold card) and a cute fall décor piece you can set out to hold your favorite candy, flowers, or other small items (it’s also PERFECT for a tiered tray display!)  More details here!

Set(s): Artistically Inked
Paper: Pear Pizzazz, Expressions in Ink DSP, Gold Metallic Specialty Paper
Ink: Versamark
Other: Artistic Dies, Tailor Made Tags Dies, Gold Shimmer Ribbon, Gold Embossing Powder, Gilded Gems, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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Happy Thursday! This week it’s 4th of our ‘Case the Catalog’ inspirations and this week it an awesome card from page 114 …

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I loved, loved, loved, loved, loved the look of the vellum over the 3 panels and used that as my inspiration…

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Here’s the details…

  • So Saffron – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Bumble Bee – 1 3/4 x 5 1/2, add to left side of card
  • Pattern Party DSP – Bumblebee flower print – 1 1/2 x 5 1/2, add to card front
  • Basic White – cut out flower detail die
  • Vellum – 3 x 4 1/2, add cut out flower, add vellum to card front
  • Basic White – 3/4 x 1 3/4, stamp greeting in Bumblebee, fold Bumblebee Gingham Ribbon behind it, add to card front using dimensionals

LOVE how simple this is!

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

Check out our latest collection…

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We fell in LOVE with the Season’s Blessings Bundle (especially the baskets!) and couldn’t wait to do a set of SEASONAL cards with it!  In this Collection, you’ll get EIGHT card ideas…two for each season…spring, summer, fall and winter!  You’ll be ready to go for ANY occasion!  We’ve paired the  SEASONAL BLESSINGS STAMP SET and SEASONAL BASKET DIES with TIDINGS OF CHRISTMAS DESIGNER PAPER.  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Artistically Inked
Paper: Basic White, So Saffron, Bumblebee, Pattern Party DSP, Vellum
Ink: Bumblebee
Other: Artistic Dies, Bumblebee Gingham Ribbon, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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Glitz & Glam

And it’s Saturday again! This week our theme for the Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Hop is to use bright, shiny and sparkly things on our cards..ooooo…THAT was an easy one!

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Here’s the details…

  • Pear Pizzazz – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Expressions in Ink DSP (green abstract/gold print) – 4 x 5 1/4, add to card front
  • Gold Metallic Specialty paper – cut out large detailed leaf , add to card front
  • Pear Pizzazz – stamp greeting in Versamark, gold emboss, cut out using tag die, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Gold Shimmer Ribbon – tie into small bow, add to tag
  • Add some Gilded Gems to finish off the glam!

And now for our latest collection…

You don’t need to be a “Top Chef” to enjoy our new WHAT’S COOKIN’ COLLECTION!   These cooking utensils and greeting images are SO fun for the baker or cook in your life!  We’ve used the WHAT’S COOKIN’ STAMP SET and COOKIN’ DIES with the BRIGHTS 6×6 Designer Paper in this Collection!  You’ll get three card tutorials (one a fun fold) and a sweet (or savory!) packaging idea that makes a great gift for your host/hostess!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Artistically Inked
Paper: Pear Pizzazz, Expressions in Ink DSP, Gold Metallic Specialty Paper
Ink: Versamark
Other: Artistic Dies, Tailor Made Dies, Gold Shimmer Ribbon, Gilded Gems, Gold Embossing Powder, Dimensionals

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

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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Happy Thursday! This week it’s sketch inspiration time…

I just LOVE the Expressions in Ink DSP and just had to feature that…

Here’s the details…

  • Pear Pizzazz – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Expressions in Ink DSP (gold striped and papaya flower) – 1 1/2 x 3 1/2, add to card front
  • Basic White- 2 1/2 x 3 1/2, add to card front
  • Gold Metallic – 1/2 x 4 1/2, add to card front
  • Basic White – stamp flower in Pale Papaya and leaves in Pear Pizzazz, center in Versamark and gold emboss, cut out, lay and add to card front
  • Basic White – stamp greeting in Versamark and gold emboss, punch out using Double oval punch
  • Gold Metallic – punch out scallop oval in double oval punch, add greeting, add to card front using dimensionals

All ready to send out!

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

Check out our latest collection…

You don’t need to be a “Top Chef” to enjoy our new WHAT’S COOKIN’ COLLECTION!   These cooking utensils and greeting images are SO fun for the baker or cook in your life!  We’ve used the WHAT’S COOKIN’ STAMP SET and COOKIN’ DIES with the BRIGHTS 6×6 Designer Paper in this Collection!  You’ll get three card tutorials (one a fun fold) and a sweet (or savory!) packaging idea that makes a great gift for your host/hostess!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Artistically Inked
Paper: Basic White, Pear Pizzazz, Expressions in Ink DSP, Metallic Specialty Paper
Ink: Pale Papaya, Pear Pizzazz, Versamark
Other: Artistic Dies, Double Oval Punch, Gold Embossing Powder, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

IM178 – Artistically Inked

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Happy Memorial Day everyone!  It’s Monday again and you know what that means…it’s time for another AWESOME inspiration! This week its some pretty cupcakes

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So soft and pretty!

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Here’s the details…

  • Blushing Bride – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Blushing Bride – 3 3/4 x 4, run through the Pretty Flowers Embossing Folder, add to pieces of Blushing Bride Metallic Ribbon around panel then layer onto Basic White – 3 7/8 x 5 1/8, add to card front
  • Basic White – cut out large detailed flower die, add to card front
  • Basic White – 3/4 x 2 – stamp greeting using Blushing Bride, cut into banner, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Clear Epoxy Essentials to finish off

Don’t forget to head over to Create with Connie and Mary to check out Connie’s ADORABLE card!

And now for our latest collection…

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Our next online class collection from the NEW Annual Catalog is the beautiful ARTISTICALLY INKED COLLECTION!   Oh my word…have you seen this suite?  The artistic images in this set give a unique watercolor look to backgrounds, flowers and leaves! And the metallic gold in the DSP is a perfect touch of bling!  We’ve used ARTISTICALLY INKED STAMP SET, ARTISTIC DIES with the coordinating EXPRESSIONS IN INK DESIGNER PAPER in this Collection!  You’ll get three card tutorials (one a fun fold) and a keepsake 3D project tutorial you will love!  See more details here!

Set(s): Artistically Inked
Paper: Basic White, Blushing Bride
Ink: Blushing Bride
Other: Artistic Dies, Pretty Flower Embossing Folder, Blushing Bride Metallic Ribbon, Clear Epoxy Essentials, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!