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Celebrate Sunflowers

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

Since we are moving along toward the end of November, I thought this would be a great time to pull out my sunflower stuff again…

Here’s the details…

  • Daffodil Delight – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Daffodil Delight – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the Tasteful Texture Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • In Good Taste DSP (navy print) – 2 1/2 x 4 1/2, add to card front
  • Brushed Metallic Paper – cut out 2 of the long leaf stems and larger flower center out of the darkest
  • Gold Foil – cut out sunflower – KEEP center
  • Flowers for Every Season DSP (any yellow print) – stamp sunflower onto DSP, cut out with matching die, add gold foil sunflower die, dark flower center and then the gold center, add the 2 dark foil long leaf stems behind and add to card front
  • Whisper White – 3/4 x 2 1/4, stamp greeting using Night of Navy, add strip of Night of Navy 1/4 x 2 3/4 behind it, add to card front

I absolutely LOVE this sunflower!

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…

Who can resist Stampin’ Up!’s sweet stamp set bundle, Freezin’ Fun!  Those little critters DO look like they are having SO much fun racing down those snowy slopes!  We’ve made three cards (one a really “cool” fun-fold card), and a darling 3D project using the FREEZIN’ FUN STAMP SET AND FREEZIN’ FRIENDS DIES for this Collection, paired with the Snowflake Splendor Designer Paper!  You won’t want to miss getting this one!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Celebrate Sunflowers
Paper: Whisper White, Daffodil Delight, Night of Navy, In Good Taste DSP, Flowers for Every Season DSP, Gold Foil, Brushed Metallic Paper
Ink: Night of Navy
Other: Sunflower Dies, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

 

Birthday Card

And it’s Saturday again! This week our theme for the Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Hop is to use a birthday card.

Here’s the details…

  • Seaside Spray – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Incolor DSP – Bumblebee dotted print – 2 3/4 x 4, wrap two pieces of the Ornate Garden Old Olive around panel, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp flower and leaves using Memento Black, color using Blends:  Seaside Spray (both), Night of Navy (Light), Old Olive (Both, So Saffron (Both), Bronze, cut everything out, layer, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Bumblee Bee – stamp greeting using Memento Black, cut out, add using dimensionals
  • Add some Misty Moonlight Incolor Enamel Dots to finish off

And now for our latest collection…

Next up from Stampin’ Up!’s new Annual Catalog is the wonderful BIRDS & BRANCHES COLLECTION!  There are several options for creating the sweet little birds and who doesn’t love that round vine die? This bundle has you covered whether you love mostly stamping or mostly creating with dies!  This Collection contains three cards (one a special fold card) and a fun 3D project that is easy to create and fun to use!  See more details here!

Set(s): Celebrate Sunflowers
Paper: Whisper White, Seaside Spray, Bumblebee, Incolor DSP
Ink: Memento Black, BLENDS, Seaside Spray, Night of Navy, So Saffron, Bronze, Old Olive
Other: Sunflower Dies, Ornate Garden Ribbon, Incolor Enamel Dots, 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’!

 

 

IM126 – Celebrate Sunflowers

Happy June everyone!  It’s Monday again and you know what that means…it’s time for another AWESOME inspiration!  This week we have some stunning sunflower cake…

This is was total no-brainer for me…

Here’s the details…

  • Whisper White – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Whisper White – 3 3/4 x 5, run through the Planks folder, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp large sunflower and FIVE leaves using Memento Black, color with Blends:  Mango Melody (B), Daffodil Delight (L), Bronze, Soft Suede (B), Mossy Meadow (B); cut everything out, layer, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – stamp greeting using Early Espresso, cut out, add to card front using dimensionals 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…

Our next release from Stampin’ Up!’s new Annual Catalog is the gorgeous CELEBRATE SUNFLOWERS TECHNIQUE COLLECTION with a BONUS! This Collection is a TWO for ONE! Not only do you get SIX creative card ideas using the Celebrate Sunflowers Bundle, you also will learn how to do SIX different background techniques! This allows you to focus on either the bundle OR the technique if you don’t have the bundle.  See the details HERE!

 

Set(s): Celebrate Sunflowers
Paper: Whisper White
Ink: Early Expresso, Memento Black, BLENDS:  Mango Melody (B), Daffodil Delight (L), Bronze, Soft Suede (B), Mossy Meadow (B)
Other: Sunflower Dies, Planks Embossing Folder, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Celebrate Sunflower

Happy Thursday and you know what that means…it’s time for another Create with Connie and Mary Thursday inspiration…this week a cool sketch inspiration!

I decided that this sketch would be perfect for the new big Sunflower die.  LOVE IT!

Here’s the details…

  • Crumb Cake – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Very Vanilla- 3 3/4 x 4 1/4, run through the Tasteful Textile Embossing Folder, add strips of Early Espresso 1/2 x 3 1/4 on the back of each side then add to card front
  • Daffodil Delight – cut out Sunflower (keep all the pieces in there)
  • Early Espresso – cut out the center of the Sunflower (you’ll have to trim off the extra pieces)
  • Garden Green – cut out 3 leaves (keep all the pieces i there)
  • Crumb Cake – cut out flower center
  • Layer everything together, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Crumb Cake – 3/4 x 2 5/8, stamp greeting using Early Expresso, layer piece of Garden Green – 1/4 x 3 1/4 behind it then add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Gilded Gems to finish it off

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…

Our second release from Stampin’ Up!’s new Annual Catalog is the beautiful FOREVER GREENERY SUITE of products. We love the wide variety of leaf images! For this Collection, we combined the Forever Fern Stamp Set and Forever Flourishing Dies with Forever Greenery Designer Paper and Accessories. This Collection contains three cards (one a special fold card) and a creative 3D project perfect for your classes or to give as a gift. See more details HERE!
Set(s): Celebrate Sunflowers
Paper: Very Vanilla, Crumb Cake, Early Espresso, Garden Green, Daffodil Delight
Ink: Early Espresso
Other: Sunflowers Dies, Tasteful Textile Embossing Folder, Gilded Gems, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

 

Brighter Days Ahead

And it’s Saturday again! This week our theme for the Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Hop is to make a card to cheer someone up.  I couldn’t wait to use my new sunflower set for this…

Here’s the details…

  • Daffodil Delight – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Daffodil Delight – 4 x 5 1/2, run through the Tasteful Textile embossing folder, add to card front
  • Forever Greenery DSP – TWO pieces 1 1/4 x 3 3/4, add to card front
  • Whisper White – Stamp the small sunflower 3 times, color using Blends, cut out
  • Whisper White – Stamp greeting using Mossy Meadow, cut out using a Tasteful Label die, layer everything together
  • Add some pieces of the 1/4″ Bumblebee Gingham Ribbon behind the flowers and label, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some of the Cinnamon Cider enamel dots to finish up.

And now for our latest collection…

For this Collection, we combined the Beautiful World Stamp Set and World Map Dies, with the bright, fun NEW 2020-22 In Colors for a fresh and modern look!  This Collection contains four cards and two customer-focused 3D gift project tutorials for open houses, catalog reveals or virtual classes.  ALL six project tutorials are BRAND NEW and have step-by-step directions.  Several projects are “class kit to go” focused using dies and In Color cardstock, designer paper and accessories, with only a stamped greeting added.  See all the details HERE!

Set(s): Celebrate Sunflowers
Paper: Whisper White, Daffodil Delight, Forever Greenery DSP
Ink: Memento Black, BLENDS:  Mango Melody (B), Daffodil Delight (L), Mossy Meadow (D), Old Olive (B), Soft Suede (D), Bronze, Ivory
Other: Tasteful Textile Embossing Folder, Tasteful Label Dies, Sunflowers Dies, 1/4″ Daffodil Gingham Ribbon, Incolor Enamel Dots, 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’!