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Pop of Paradise

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Welcome to another Create with Connie and Mary Design Team Saturday Blog Hop and week 2 of our showcasing the NEW incolors (LOVE!!!)  This week we are doing Flirty Flamingo!  What a FUN color!  Of course since FLAMINGO is in the name of the color, I just HAD to use a FLAMINGO for my card!

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Yep…it is PINK!  I paired it with Night of Navy for a fun look!  Here’s the details…

  • Flirty Flamingo – 4 1/4 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Whisper White – 3 3/4  3 3/4, layer onto Night of Navy 3 7/8 x 3 7/8, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Flirty Flamingo Envelope dsp – 3 pieces 1 1/8 x 2 1/2, round upper left corner  of the top one and bottom left corner of the bottom one, add to card front
  • Silver Glimmer – 1/8 x 4, add to card front
  • Whisper White – 2 5/8 x 2 7/8, stamp flamingo using Flirty Flamingo and greeting using Night of Navy, layer onto Night of Navy 2 3/4 x 3, add using dimensionals
  • Night of Navy – 3/4″ circle
  • Silver Glimmer – 3/4″ circle and 1/2″ circle
  • Flirty Flamingo – 1/2″ circle…all all under the flamingo panel
  • Add some Flirty Flamingo enamel hearts to finish it off.

June 2016 CollageDid you know that it is today is the day for the Create with Connie and Mary June Mini Session to open?  Yes…it is TRUE!

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Set(s): Pop of Paradise
Paper: Whisper White, Flirty Flamingo, Night of Navy
Ink: Flirty Flamingo, Night of Navy
Other: Corner Rounder, 3/4″ Circle Punch, 1/2″ Circle Punch, Incolor Enamel Accents,  Dimensionals

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Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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Pop of Paradise

CCMC409Happy June and happy Thursday everyone!  WOW…summer is HERE!  (And it always go by soooo quickly!)

We have a fun sketch for you this week for the Create with Connie and Mary Thursday Challenge.   I had bought this set (Pop of Paradise) on a whim because I just wanted some NEW RUBBER!  I don’t have a thing for flamingos or anything but I have to say…I am having so much fun with this set!  I’ve paired it up with Time of Year hostess set.

Here’s the details…

  • Blushing Bride – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Blushing Bride – 5 1/4 x 4, run through the Elegant Dots Embossing Folder and add to card front.
  • Affectionately Yours dsp – 5 x 1 1/2, cut into banner on both ends add to card front using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – 2 1/4 x 3 1/4, layer on Cucumber Crush 2 3/8 x 3 3/8 add to card front
  • Stamp flamingo using Flirty Flamingo and Night of Navy, cut out, stamp wing using Blushing Bride, cut out and add to flamingo then to card front
  • Stamp heart using Watermelon Wonder, cut out, add using dimensionals
  • Stamp banner using Night of Navy, cut out, add using dimensionals

So head on over to Create with Connie and Mary and check out the GREAT ideas from the design team!

Set(s): Pop of Paradise, Time of Year (hostess)
Paper: Whisper White, Blushing Bride, Cucumber Crush, Affectionately Yours dsp
Ink: Blushing Bride, Flirty Flamingo, Watermelon Wonder, Night of Navy
Other: Elegant Dots Embossing Folder,  Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

SummerSiggy

Pop of Paradise

CCMC408Well can you believe it…it’s another Thursday and so it’s time for another Create with Connie and Mary Thursday Challenge.  Last week I used my new set, Pop of Paradise, and had such fun with it, I thought I’d use it again for a totally different look!  The color challenge is Blushing Bride, So Saffron, Mint Macaron.  I like the soft colors on this…a TOTALLY different look from last week.

Here’s the details…

  • Mint Macaron – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Whisper White – 5 x 3 3/4 layer onto Smoky Slate – 5 1/8 x 3 7/8 add to card front.
  • Blushing Bride – 1/4 x 5, add to card front
  • So Saffron – cut out using oval, then cut using Sunburst Thinlit, cut off a couple of the ‘rays’ then add to card front using dimensionals
  • Stamp leaves using Mint Macaron, cut out and add to card front.
  • Stamp flamingo using Blushing Bride, cut out add using dimensionals
  • Stamp banner using Basic Grey, cut out and add using dimensionals

This was one of those fun cards where really it is just about the stamping!

Are you looking for some other fun ideas for the demo pre-order items?

May 2016 Mini Session CollageThen the Create with Connie and Mary May Mini Session is just for you!

  • 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.

Sets we will be using for the May Mini Session:

  • Swirly Bird Bundle
  • Painter’s Palette
  • Confetti Celebration
  • Pop of Paradise
  • Gift of Love

So head on over to Create with Connie and Mary and subscribe today!  The session is open and all projects are there!  And while you are there check out the GREAT ideas from the design team!

Set(s): Pop of Paradise
Paper: Whisper White, Mint Macaron, So Saffron, Blushing Bride, Smoky Slate
Ink: Basic Grey Archival, Blushing Bride, Mint Macaron
Other: Oval Framelits, Sunburst Thinlet, ,  Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

SP15Siggy

 

Pop of Paradise

CCMC407Happy Thursday everyone!  Oh…I have NEW STUFF!!!  I LOVE NEW STUFF!!!  And since it is time for a Create with Connie and Mary Thursday Challenge…this week a FUN sketch challenge…I decided to pull out my new stuff and have some FUN!

Now…I’m not a big ‘flamingo’ person, but when I say this set I just KNEW I’d have fun playing with it.  And I have to say…it really is a fun set!  I paired it with the new dsp Pop of Pink.

Here’s the details…

  • Melon Mambo – 4 1/4 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Whisper White – 3 1/2 x 4 1/4
  • Heart/black print – 3 1/4 x 2 1/4 then cut into 3 strips – 1″, 3/4″, 1/2″, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Stamp greeting using Melon Mambo and Basic Black.
  • Gold Foil – 1/2 x 4 1/4 – cut 2, add behind Whisper White paneld then add to card front
  • Stamp leaves using Versamark on Whisper White and Gold Emboss, cut out and add to card front
  • Stamp flamingo using Melon Mambo, cut out and add using dimensionals.

Are you looking for some good ideas for new stuff?  Create with Connie and Mary May Mini Session is for you!

May 2016 Mini Session Collage

  • 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.

Sets we will be using for the May Mini Session:

  • Swirly Bird Bundle
  • Painter’s Palette
  • Confetti Celebration
  • Pop of Paradise
  • Gift of Love

So head on over to Create with Connie and Mary and subscribe today!  The session is open and all projects are there!  And while you are there check out the GREAT ideas from the design team!

Set(s): Pop of Paradise
Paper: Whisper White, Melon Mambo, Pop of Pink dsp, Gold Foil
Ink: Basic Black, Melon Mambo, Versamark
Other: Gold Embossing Powder,  Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

SP15Siggy