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Create with Connie and Mary 239

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Good morning and happy Friday! Did you all have a nice Valentine’s Day? Mine was pretty good. I stopped by my friend Sandy’s and then went over and spent some time with the lovely Kim, Heather, Izzy and Savannah! Izzy said my name last and it was so cute. She is just way too adorable, if you whisper something to her she whispers it back.

Today I have my Create with Connie and Mary Challenge card for you. This week we have a sketch…

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NIce and simple! While I was rifling through my supplies I came across an embossing folder that I haven’t used in ages so I thought this would be a good card for it. The base of my card is Very Vanilla Card Stock. I embossed a piece of Chocolate Chip with the Flower Garden Textured Impressions Embossing Folder on the left side. The right side has a piece of paper from the Tea Time Designer Series Paper Pack. The pattern in the paper matches the pattern in the stamp. I adhered a piece of Raspberry Ripple 3/8″ Stitched Satin Ribbon around the back with some Sticky Strip before I mounted it to the card. The stamped image is the Thinking of You Wood Mount Stamp. I stamped it twice, once in Chocolate Chip and again in Raspberry Ripple. The Raspberry Ripple piece is cut out with some Sizzix Circle Framelits and mounted to the Chocolate Chip piece, that I cut out with the Window Frames Collection Framelits Dies, and then to the card with Stampin’ Dimensionals. An In Color Dahlia finishes off the card. I like the colors together and the fact that the patterns in the paper and stamp match is pretty neat. I hope you enjoyed my Create with Connie and Mary sketch challenge card for this week. Thanks for visiting and I hope you have an amazing Friday!

Stampin’ Up! products used:

Card Stock: Very Vanilla and Chocolate Chip

Designer Series Paper: Tea Time

Ink: Chocolate Chipe and Raspberry Ripple Classic Stampin’ Ink

Stamp: Just Thinking Wood Mount

Framelits: Window Frames Collection

Embossing Folder: Flower Garden

Embellishments: Raspberry Ripple 3/8″ Stitched Satin Ribbon and In Color Dahlias

Tools: Big Shot, Sticky Strip, Stampin’ Dimensionals and SNAIL

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Just Thinking of You WM

Window Frames Collection Framelits Dies

Flower Garden Embossing Folder

Tea for Two DSP

Raspberry Ripple 3:8%22 Stitched Satin Ribbon

In Color Dalhias

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About jrk912

I am a tech junkie that loves to engineer some paper!

30 responses »

  1. Really nice! Great color combo and I like the textured panel.

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  2. Love your card! The colors are a lovely – a great change of pace from all the pink, blue, red…

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  3. Hi Justin, You have used colours here that I would never have thought to put together, and they work really well! Love your placement of the little resin flower. Very pretty!

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  4. Very pretty color combination Justin. The Raspberry Ripple really pops against the other colors. I just love that stamped sentiment shape! Thanks for playing Create with Connie & Mary this week!

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  5. Just love everything about this card, Justin–thanks so much for sharing!
    Donna

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  6. I really like this card, the colors are great and the embellishments are too. I havent stamped for a long time, doing mostly digital, but my card juices are starting to flow again and your card really makes me want to start up again!

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  7. This is such a gorgeous colour combination Justin – so rich! Love the Dahlia added to your sentiment – it really sets off your sentiment perfectly! Thanks for joining us at Create with Connie & Mary this week!

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  8. I love how you combined the embossing folder with this image! I thought this image was so masculine until now – thanks for the inspiration and Thanks for joining us in the challenge this week at Create with Connie and Mary!

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  9. This image was made for this sketch! Just perfect! Love the dahlia, too! And the colors are just lovely together! Thanks for playing the challenge at Create with Connie and Mary!

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  10. Very clean and simple. Love the colors. I also love how you combined the different elements of texture and papers. Wonderful! Thanks for playing the Create with Connie & Mary Challenge this week!

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  11. Love how you’ve kept this card so beautifully CAS. Great job! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Create with Connie & Mary.

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  12. I haven’t used that folder in a long time either. And I actually have that stamp sitting right next to me – I’m working on some cards for classes this week. Great job with the sketch. I’m glad you joined us again at Create with Connie & Mary!
    Monika

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  13. WOW…I NEVER think of using this embossing folder and it is absolutely perfect on your card…just FABULOUS! Thanks for playing along this week in the Create with Connie and Mary Thursday Challenge!

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  14. I agree with the others…I have that folder and I think I’ve used it once. Perfect use for it, thanks for the inspiration! And thanks for playing along with the sketch challenge this week on Create with Connie and Mary Thursday Challenge!

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