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Foxy Friends

CreateBannerSU16HopWelcome

Welcome to the Create with Connie and Mary Design Team Saturday Blog Hop!  Not only are we having a fun hop but TODAY IS THE DAY of the Create with Connie and May LIVE event in Dayton, Ohio!  WOOO HOOO!!!  This week though for our hop we are doing a little favor.  I just LOVE my little treat!

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How’s that for a spiffy little dude?  I don’t usually use 3 different sets on something but just couldn’t resist putting all these together.

Here’s the details…

  • Clear Treat Box – put together
  • Calypso Coral – 1 3/4 x 8 1/2, wrap around box securing on the bottom
  • Chevron Print (A Little Foxy dsp) – 1 x 6, add to sides and top of box
  • Racoon – stamp body, head, and tail in Smoky Slate; mask, feet, and tail in Basic Grey, eyes/nose in Basic Black, punch things out, layer together and add to box using dimensionals
  • Stamp hat in Pool Party and bow tie in Calypso Coral, cut out and add to racoon (Snow Place set)
  • Stamp outline of word bubble in Basic Black, stamp greeting using Calypso Coral and Pool Party cut out and add using dimensionals

Can you image a punch of these sitting of a table for a party?  ADORABLE!

Speaking of ADORABLE…we have some ADORABLE projects ready or you in August for the Create with Connie and Mary August Mini Session!

August 2016 CollageWe are using stamp sets from the 2016-17 catalog on our projects! PLUS…get a HOLIDAY SURPRISE card set tutorial using Star of Light from the Holiday Catalog to get you started on your Christmas cards ideas!

  • Each session includes FIVE step-by-step tutorials for projects…THREE card sets, each with 4 cards and TWO 3D items…perfect for your club or stamp camp!
  • All FIVE projects are available once the monthly mini collection opens so you immediately have all projects (and tutorials)
  • Mini Sessions open on the 11th of each month
  • Only $8.95 US per month
Set(s): Foxy Friends, Balloon Builders, Snow Place
Paper: Whisper White, Calypso Coral, A Little Foxy dsp
Ink: Basic Black Archival, Basic Grey Archival, Smoky Slate, Pool Party, Calypso Coral
Other: Fox Builder Punch, Clear Treat Box,  Dimensionals

Remember to use the badges below to go backward (previous) to my friend Connie Babbert or forward (next) to the very talented Nicole Tugrul.

 

 

 

 

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

CreateBannerSU16MarySiggy

Tour de Freaks – July 16

freakwelcome2013Welcome to the July Tour de Freaks where this month – ANYTHING GOES!

How’s that for a fun theme!  Can’t wait to see what all the freaks have in store for us this month!

If you are going forward through the hop you arrived here from Debbie Hendersson – Debbie’s Designs blog.  She always has such FUN ideas!

Oh what to do…what to do for this month?  I have been having such fun with the Foxy Friends set so I decided to have a little fun with that.

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Isn’t this gang just the CUTEST???  They are just so much fun to make.  Here’s the details…

  • Tangerine Tango – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Whisper White – 3 3/8 x 5 1/2, Smoky Slate bark print – 1/2 x 5 1/2, add to bottom, Basic Black 1/8 x 5 1/2, add to top, add panel to card front using dimensionals
  • Make the little critters – Fox – Tangerine Tango/Momento Black, Skunk – Momento Black/Whisper White, Racoon – Smoky Slate, Basic Grey Archival, Moment Black, cut them out and add to card front
  • Silver Glimmer – 1/8 x 5, add to card front
  • Tangerine Tango – 1/2 x 2 3/4, stamp greeting using Momento Black, cut into a pbanner, add to card front using dimensionals.
Set(s): Foxy Friends, Greatest Greetings
Paper: Whisper White, Basic Black, Tangerine Tango, A Little Foxy dsp, Silver Blimmer
Ink: Momento Black, Basic Grey Archival, Smoky Slate, Tangerine Tango
Other: Fox Builder Punch,  Dimensionals

Since I was having so much fun with this I decided to make some little treats to go with it…

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I’m not going to go into a lot of detail but I want to show how I made the holder part…

  • Whisper White – 4 x 1 1/8, score at 1 1/2 and 2 1/2
  • Stamp as follows, trim, fold and staple at top
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  • Add head using a dimensional
  • Fox – Tangerine Tango, Momento Black
  • Skunk – Momento Black, Whisper White
  • Racoon – Smoky Slate, Basic Grey Archival, Momento Black
  • Reindeer – Crumb Cake, Soft Suede, Momento Black, Real Red (bow tie from the Snow Place set)

Here’s my project together…

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Oh…just fun!  Now it is time to head over to Melissa’s Rubberfunatics Blog.  You are in for a treat!

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Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

SummerSiggy

Foxy Friends

CreateBannerSU16HopWelcome

Welcome everyone to another fun Create with Connie and Mary Design Team Blog Hop!  This wee the design team is going to feature their favorite NEW dsp.  The only problem I see with this one…there are SOOOO many I like!

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Since I was having a difficult time choosing WHICH one, I decided to go with the FUN A Little Fox…and FUN it is!

Here’s the details…

  • Pool Party – 4 1/4 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Smoky Slate – 3 3/4 x 3 3/4 layer onto Calypso Coral 3 7/8 x 3 7/8 and add to card front
  • Chevron print – 3 1/2 x 1, add to card front
  • Raindrop print – 3 1/4 x 1/2, add to card front
  • Foxy print – 3 x 1 1/2, add to card front
  • Basic Black – 1/8 x 2 3/4, add to card front
  • Silver Glimmer – punch out 1 3/8″ circle, add to card front
  • Fox – stamp in Tangerine Tango on Whisper White cut (or punch out), layer and add to card front
  • Stamp word bubble outline using Basic Black and greeting using Calypso Coral and Pool Party, cut out and add using dimensionals

Cool!  And speaking of COOL…only 2 more days until the release of Create with Connie and Mary July Mini Session…WOO HOOO!!!

Yep…it is soooo true!

July2016CollageThe designers have been busy working with their ‘new stuff’ and have some FABULOUS ideas for you!

Subscribe to both July and August at the same time and receive the tutorial for a fun Bonus Project (featuring the Jars of Love set and matching framelits – LOVE!)

The July mini session opens this month on the 11th!  Don’t miss out.  Head over to Create with Connie and Mary to sign up now!

Set(s): Foxy Friends, Balloon Builders
Paper: Whisper White, Basic Black, Pool Party, Calypso Coral, Smoky Slate, A Little Foxy dsp, Silver Glimmer
Ink: Basic Black Archival, Pool Party, Tangerine Tango, Calypso Coral
Other: Fox Builder Punch, 1 3/8″ Circle Punch,  Dimensionals

Remember to use the badges below to go backward (previous) to the Create with Connie and Mary site or forward (next) to the very talented Nicole Tugrul.

 

 

 

 

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

CreateBannerSU16MarySiggy

Foxy Friends

SUO152Okay…I have to say, with the holiday yesterday, I’m all messed up on what day of the week it is!  All day yesterday I thought it was Sunday so I almost didn’t get my card done for today and a post written up.  GEEZ!!!  I HATE when that happens.

The theme for the SUO challenge this time is “Delight in Nature”.  Hmm…what to do…what to do?  Well I just HAD to to the little foxy!  That’s nature…right?

Here’s the details…

  • Smoky Slate – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Whisper White – 3 3/4 x 5, add to card front using dimensionals
  • A Little Foxy dsp – 1 3/4 x 4 1/2, add to card front
  • Silver Glimmer – 1/8 x 4 3/4, add to card front
  • Pool Party – 3/8 x 3 1/2, add to card front
  • Stamp tree trunk/Basic Grey, fox/Tangerine Tango and Basic Black, leaves/Garden Green, mushrooms/Pool Party and Tangerine Tango, greeting bubble/Basic Black and Garden Green, cut everything out and add to card front using dimensionals

Now…that’s just a little bit of nature for you!  LOL!!!

Don’t forget to check out what the rest of the design team to see their wonderful creations!

Set(s): Foxy Friends, Thoughtful Banners
Paper: Whisper White, Pool Party, A Little Foxy dsp, Silver Glimmer
Ink: Basic Black Archival, Basic Grey Archival, Tangerine Tango, Garden Green, Pool Party
Other: Fox Builder Punch, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

SummerSiggy

 

Foxy Friends

FoxMnTDo you LOVE this cute little set?  I LOVE this cute little set!

I needed a card for my craft group and REALLY wanted to use this set.  So I get out my stuff and start working on a designing my card and DANG…my PUNCH BROKE!

Well…I wanted to use this set anyway, so we just went to plan B.  I think it turned out REALLY cute but still nice and simple.  I think it could be a fun card for a guy too!

This is also for the CASOLOGY challenge – masculine!

Here’s the details…

  • Whisper White THICK – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Whisper White – 4 x 5 1/4
  • Tangerine Tango – 1/4 x 3 3/4 add to card front
  • Diagonal Pool Party strip (A Little Foxy) – 1/2 x 3 add to card front
  • Stamp greeting using Basic Black Archival, add panel to card front using dimensionals
  • Stamp tree using Garden Green and Early Espresso, cut out and add to card front
  • Stamp tree stump using Basic Grey Archival, cut out and add to card front
  • Stamp fox using Tangerine Tango, face and legs using Basic Black Archival, cut out and add to card front.

So…whatcha think?  I think it turned out CUTE!

June 2016 CollageYou know NOW is still a GREAT time to subscribe to the Create with Connie and Mary June Mini Session!

* Each month’s $8.95 US session includes FIVE step-by-step tutorials for projects…THREE card sets, each with 4 cards and TWO 3D items…perfect for your club or stamp camp meetings!

Head over to Create with Connie and Mary to sign up now!

Set(s): Foxy Friends, Thoughtful Banners
Paper: Whisper White THICK, Whisper White, Tangerine Tango, A Little Foxy dsp
Ink: Basic Black Archival, Basic Grey Archival, Tangerine Tango, Garden Green, Early Espresso
Other: Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

SummerSiggy