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Week 2 Blog Hop

OCC15HopWelcomeWoo hoo…it’s the Week 2 Blog Hop for the Create with Connie and Mary Spring Collection 2015!  If you are going forward through the hop you arrived here from my friend and partner Connie Babbert Inkspired Treasures.  She always has such GREAT projects!  And oh that bugger…she is enjoying warm weather at Leadership in Florida!

Wk2BumblebeeFrom Sunday through Friday our subscribers enjoy exclusive projects that only the get to see.  Then on Saturdays our design team shares a card using the same set that they did for the collections.  So…can you guess what set I used this week?  I just LOVE the little bumblebee!  Isn’t is just the SWEEETEST image you have ever seen?  I honestly had no reason to buy it except it made me smile!

Here’s the details…

  • Crisp Cantaloupe – 4 1/4 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Whisper White – 3 1/4 x 3 1/8, run partially through the hexagon folder, cut into two pieces – 5/8 and 2 1/2 (by 3 1/4) and add to card front using dimensionals
  • Gold Foil – cut star frame and add to card front
  • Stamp bee using memento black and color using Calypso Coral and Skin Tone Blendabilities.  Cut out.  Stamp greeting on Calypso Coral using memento black, cut into a banner.  Add behind bee and add to card front using dimensionals.
  • Add white baker’s twine to Calypso Coral (SAB) button and add to card front using dimensionals.

OCC15SpringCollectionBadgeWe just finished up week 2 of Create with Connie and Mary Spring Collection 2015 – and it’s still a GREAT time to subscribe!  Our subscription is full of gift ideas, home decor, card sets and 3D project tutorials perfect for your stamp camps and classes!  We’re using Occasions and Sale-A-Bration products from Stampin’ Up!’s Catalogs.  Get over 24 projects for only $29.95 US…that’s just a little over $1 per tutorial!  More details over on Create with Connie and Mary!

Set(s): Baby Bumblebee, And Many More
Paper: Whisper White, Crisp Cantaloupe, Calypso Coral, Gold Foil
Ink: Memento Black, Blendabilities:  Calypso Coral, Skin Tones
Other: Star Framelits, Best Year Ever SAB Accessory Kit, Hexagon Embossing Folder, White Baker’s Twine, Project Life Corner Rounder, Dimensionals

Now it’s time to head over to Melissa Davis Rubberfunatics Blog.  She has such GREAT ideas!

OCC15HopClick HereHAPPY STAMPIN’!

OCC15SiggyMary

Baby Bumblebee

CCMC340Well it’s Week 2 of Create with Connie and Mary Spring Collection and we are having fun with all the cool ‘occasions’ stamps in the mini.

I just LOVE this little bumblebee…WAAAAAY too cute!  I wanted to do a simple card using this stamp for the Create with Connie and Mary Thursday Challenge – a color challenge:  Lost Lagoon, Sahara Sand, Basic Grey.

Here’s the details –

  • Lost Lagoon – 4 1/4 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Whisper White – 3 3/4 x 3 3/4.
  • Use the dotted stripe in the Mini Treat Bag Framelit set and cut out two rows of dots.
  • Add Sahara Sand and Basic Grey strip behind the dots
  • Stamp greeting using Lost Lagoon.
  • Add panel to card front using dimensionals
  • Stamp bumble bee using StazOn Jet Black on Whisper White, color with Lost Lagoon marker and cut out.
  • Stamp face separately using Memento Black on Whisper white, color with Skin Tone Blendabilities, cut out and add to bumblebee.
  • Add bumble to card front using dimensionals.
  • Add Dazzling Details to the wings.

And don’t forget to head over to Create with Connie and Mary to check out what the design team did with this delightful challenge!

Set(s): Baby Bumblebee, And Many More
Paper: Whisper White, Lost Lagoon, Sahara Sand, Basic Grey
Ink: StazOn Jet Black, Memento Black, Lost Lagoon, Blendabilities:  Skin Tones, Calypso Coral
Other: Mini Treat Bags Thinlits, Dazzling Details, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

WinterSiggy