Create with Connie and Mary 256

Good morning! Saturday, no work all play and the weather is supposed to be nice here today! Did you get all of your Father’s Day cards made? I, like always have projects to make this weekend and that makes me happy! LOL! I have been trying some more abstract and different styles lately and I’m really liking it. You’ll have to let me know what you think of today’s card which was inspired by one that I saw on Pinterest. Oh, and I’m experimenting with my photography too, your feedback is appreciated!

Today’s post – Create with Connie and Mary 256, colors…

CCMC 256

What a fun color combination and conveniently they are all in the Soho Subway Designer Series Paper. The base of my card is Very Vanilla Card Stock. There is a strip of the Soho Subway DSP across the bottom and the panel on the right is backed by some Very Vanilla to make it a little more sturdy. I used a thin strip of Champagne Glimmer Paper on the piece across the bottom and also for some of the circles. The circles are punched out with the Itty Bitty Shapes Punch Pack, 1/2″ Circle Punch and 1″ Circle Punch. I stamped the Island Indigo ones with a stamp from the Notable Notions Stamp Set in Island Indigo. The circles are then randomly adhered, some with SNAIL and some with Stampin’ Dimensionals, on the panel on the right. For the greeting I used the Hello, Lovely Stamp Set, stamped in Early Espresso, and mounted to the panel with some more Stampin’ Dimensionals. A few Island Indigo and Early Espresso Candy Dots finish off the card. I LOVE the candy dots, I’m going to be going through a lot of them! I also like the Champagne Glimmer Paper with the color combo, I think it works quite nicely. Thank you for checking in with me today to see my Create with Connie and Mary color challenge card. I hope that you have a productive or relaxing Saturday! 🙂

CCMC 256

Stampin’ Up! products used:

Card Stock: Very Vanilla, Island Indigo and Early Espresso

Designer Series Paper: Soho Subway

Specialty Paper: Champagne Glimmer

Ink: Early Espresso and Island Indigo Classic Stampin’ Ink

Stamp Sets: Hello, Lovely and Notable Notions Clear Mount

Punches: Itty Bitty Shapes, 1/2″ Circle and 1″ Circle

Embellishments: Neutrals and Regals Candy Dots

Tools: Stampin’ Dimensionals and SNAIL

Hello Lovely CM

Notable Notions CM

Soho Subway DSP

Champagne Glimmer Paper

Neutrals Candy Dots

Regals Candy Dots

1%22 Circle Punch

1:2%22 Circle Punch

Itty Bitty Bit Punch Set

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0 Replies to “Create with Connie and Mary 256”

  1. I wish I had this for the Father’s Day card I STILL have not made! Wonderful card-this IS a very striking color combination. Hope your Father’s Day is a good one.

    1. Thanks Georgie! I have made Father’s Day cards for friends but not my dad yet! Glad you like the card and I hope you have a wonderful day! 🙂

  2. Another winner! You have single handedly (again) convinced me that I need to add something to my order (the dsp this time!).

  3. This is awesome!! Love this style! And I love the bit of Champagne glimmer! Love it! Thanks for playing the challenge at Create with Connie and Mary!

  4. Love the abstract nature of this card, and your photography skills are great! The angle of the photo shows the layers nicely 🙂 You did good! Happy Father’s Day Justin!

  5. I think your card is fantastic! Love the design and the way you used the circles. I am loving the Candy Dots. They are way better than brads! Thanks for joining us this week at Create with Connie and Mary.

  6. Great masculine card! Lovin’ the added bling from the shimmer paper! Nicely done! Thanks for joining us in the color challenge this week at Create with Connie and Mary!

  7. Love the circles on the geometric background.. great contrast of design! Using the champagne glimmer paper is a fab idea and really gives “life” to your lovely card! Thanks for joining us this week for the color challenge at Create with Connie and Mary!

  8. WOW…how cool! I absolutely LOVE the little pops of gold glimmer paper on there…a perfect touch! Thanks for playing along this week in the Create with Connie and Mary Thursday Challenge!

  9. Love the circles and the Champagne Glimmer Paper is a wonderful touch! Great job! Thanks for playing along with the color challenge this week on Create with Connie and Mary.

  10. Justin…what a great card! I LOVE polka dots and this card is stinkin’ cute! Love the dimension of the popped up circles. Love the candy dots. Love the champagne glimmer paper. Into my faves! Thanks for playing the Create with Connie & Mary color challenge this week!

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