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Tranquil Tulips

Hello everyone and happy Tuesday!  Since it is Tuesday, it’s time for another SUO challenge and we have a big announcement on the site today…so make sure you check it out.

Our theme this time is “Spring has Sprung” and as soon as I saw it I knew I’d be pulling out the Tranquil Tulips Hostess set.  Nothing says spring to me like TULIPS!

I want to keep things nice and soft so went with my Powder Pink and Blushing Bride for the tulips…oh so sweet!

Here’s the details…

  • Powder Pink – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Whole Lot of Lovely dsp (Powder Pink dotted) – 2 x 5 1/2, add to card front
  • Whisper White – 3 5/8 x 4 7/8, stamp stems using Pear Pizzazz, layer onto Smoky Slate – 3 3/4 x 5, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – stamp TWO large tulips and ONE small tulip using Powder Pink for the larger/bottom image and Blushing Bride for the smaller/top image, stamp little center parts of flowers in Smoky Slate, cut out
  • Whisper White – stamp leaves using Pear Pizzazz for larger section and Old Olive for accents, cut out, layer leaves and flowers onto card front (large flowers are added using dimensionals
  • Blushing Bride – cut out amazing and add to card front
  • Smoky Slate – cut out YOU and add using dimensional

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

Set(s): Tranquil Tulips
Paper: Whisper White, Smoky Slate, Powder Pink, Blushing Bride, Whole Lot of Lovely dsp
Ink: Smoky Slate, Pear Pizzazz, Old Olive, Powder Pink, Blushing Bride
Other: Celebrate You Thinlets, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

Tranquil Tulips

Can you believe it…it’s time for another SUO challenge!  Our theme this time is “Out in the Garden” so anything that you would find ‘out in your garden’.

Oh…there were soooo many things I could use for this challenge but my Tranquil Tulip set happened to be our and sitting on top of my desk (okay and I LOVE this new set!) so I decided that even though the tulips in my garden are going these tulips will stay on forever!

Here’s the details…

  • Peek-a-boo Peach – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Calypso Coral print (Delightful Daisy dsp) – 2 x 5, add to card front
  • Old Olive print (Delightful Daisy dsp) – 1 x 4 1/4, wrap piece of Old Olive Mini Chevron Ribbon around piece then add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp multi-stem image and leaves using Pear Pizzazz and add the leaf accents using Old Olive; cut out using Stitched Oval framelit, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – stamp large back of tulip with stamped off Peek-a-boo Peach and large front of tulip with full strength Peek-a-boo Peach, stamp flower centers using Memento Black, cut out, layer and add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp small back of tulip with stamped off Calypso Coral and small front of tulip with full strength Calypso Coral, stamp flower center using Memento Black, cut out, layer and add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp greeting using Memento Black, punch out with 1 1/4″ circle punch,
  • Calypso Coral – cut out scallop circle from the layered circles framelits, add greeting and add to card front using dimensionals

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

Set(s): Tranquil Tulips, Label Me Pretty
Paper: Whisper White, Peek-a-boo Peach, Calypso Coral, Beautiful Daisy dsp
Ink: Memento Black, Pear Pizzazz, Old Olive, Calypso Coral, Peek-a-b00 Peach
Other: Stitched Shapes Framelits, Layering Circles, 1 1/4 Circle Punch, Old Olive Mini Chevron Ribbon, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

Tranquil Tulips

Happy June everyone!  Don’t you just love June?  Summer is here AND today is the first day for ordering from the NEW catalog – WOOO HOOO!!!  What could be better than this!

Well…what is better is that it is time for more inspiration from Create with Connie and Mary.  For June we are doing something different…we are using samples from the catalog in a CASE the catalog!  This week we are casing the sample on page 30.  We can use EITHER the colors or the layout…I decided to go with the layout and use my new favorite – Tranquil Tulips!

Here’s the details…

  • So Saffron – 4 1/4 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Delightful Daisy Tranquil Tide dotted dsp – 4 x 4
  • Delightful Daisy Multi-color print – 2 x 3 1/4, round left side corners and add to card front
  • Whisper White – cut out using Stitched Shapes Square, punch notch using 1″ Circle punch, add to card front
  • Wrap Linen thread around panel, add to card front, tie bow using triple length of Linen Thread, add using glue dot
  • Whisper White – stamp leaves/stem using stamped off Tranquil Tide, flowers using stamped off Daffodil Delight and full strength Daffodil Delight, centers using Memento Black, cut out, layer and and add using dimensionals
  • Daffodil Delight – stamp greeting using Memento Black, punch out using the 1 1/4″ Circle Punch, add using dimensionals

Now that June is here, it is not long until the Create with Connie and Mary June Mini Edition will be available!  WOO HOO!

Although we are not having a May Create with Connie and Mary Mini Edition we still are offering a special PREORDER BONUS when you sign up for June and July Mini Sessions over on Create with Connie and Mary!

Our mini sessions include the instructions for 14 projects with full step-by-step tutorials:

  • Each mini session includes TWELVE unique cards featuring three stamp sets, and
  • Each mini session includes TWO 3D items perfect projects for your club, classes, stamp camps or gifts
  • All 14 project tutorials are available once the mini session opens so you immediately have all project tutorials right there at your fingertips
  • All designs and tutorials are EXCLUSIVELY for subscribers and will not be posted anywhere else online.
  • Only $8.95 US per month!
Set(s): Tranquil Tulips, Label My Pretty
Paper: Whisper White, So Saffron, Daffodil Delight, Delightful Daisy dsp
Ink: Memento Black, Daffodil Delight, Tranquil Tide
Other: 1 1/4″ Circle Punch, Stitched Shapes Framelits, Corner Rounder, Linen Thread, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

Tranquil Tulips

Here it is another Thursday already.  I can’t believe it is almost the end of May and that the Memorial Day weekend it really just about here.  I’m going to be heading out to see my sister and I’m really looking forward to it.

This week we have a sketch inspiration for you.  I have to say…I really enjoyed working with it!  I LOVE the new hostess set – Tranquil Tulips…it is just so pretty and it was perfect for the sketch!  And I absolutely LOVE blue flowers!  LOL!

Here’s the details…

  • Mint Macaron – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Mint Macaron – 4 x 5 1/2, run through the the Falling Petals embossing folder and add to card front
  • Sahara Sand – 3 1/4 x 4 1/4, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – cut out the So Detailed flower piece, add to card front
  • Blooms and Bliss dsp (Island Indigo print) – 3/4 x 5, cut into banner, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp tulip leaves using Mint Macaron and flower with stamped off Island Indigo and full strength Island Indigo, stamp flower centers using Memento Black, cut everything out and add using dimensionals
  • Stamper Always banner using Island Indigo, cut out and add using dimensionals

June is right around the corner and so is the Create with Connie and Mary June Mini Edition!  WOO HOO!

Although we are not having a May Create with Connie and Mary Mini Edition we still are offering a special PREORDER BONUS when you sign up for June and July Mini Sessions over on Create with Connie and Mary!

Our mini sessions include the instructions for 14 projects with full step-by-step tutorials:

  • Each mini session includes TWELVE unique cards featuring three stamp sets, and
  • Each mini session includes TWO 3D items perfect projects for your club, classes, stamp camps or gifts
  • All 14 project tutorials are available once the mini session opens so you immediately have all project tutorials right there at your fingertips
  • All designs and tutorials are EXCLUSIVELY for subscribers and will not be posted anywhere else online.
  • Only $8.95 US per month!
Set(s): Tranquil Tulips, Time of Year
Paper: Whisper White, Sahara Sand, Mint Macaron, Blooms and Bliss dsp
Ink: Memento Black, Island Indigo, Mint Macaron
Other: So Detailed Thinlets, Falling Petals Embossing Folder, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!