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Connie Collins
Nashville, Tennessee, USA
I am a freelance publication designer/layout artist who loves to stamp and paper craft.
Interests: rubber stamping, paper crafting
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We are CASEing my talented friend, Michelle Last this week at the Global Design Project challenge blog. I adore this card by Michelle and if it were up to me, I wouldn't change a thing, but that would make for... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Constantly Stamping
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Our theme this week over on the Global Design Project blog is "Sparkles and Bling". Don't laugh, but for some reason I had a lot of trouble with this challenge. Sounds silly, right? Seriously, almost everything I make has something... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2017 at Constantly Stamping
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We have a great sketch challenge this week at Global Design Project. I thought it would be fun to try something different so I turned the sketch on its side. I started this card by stamping the card edge with... Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2017 at Constantly Stamping
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It is time for another Fancy Friday Blog Hop. This month we are creating stepped up cards. What does that mean exactly? Basically, we made two cards...one that would be easy for a new stamper/card maker and one for the... Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2017 at Constantly Stamping
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We are CASEing this adorable card by my talented friend, Louise Sharp this week at the Global Design Project challenge blog. There are so many things that I love about Louise's card...the polka dots, the layout, the linen thread, and... Continue reading
Posted Mar 27, 2017 at Constantly Stamping
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It's time for a theme challenge over on the Global Design Project Challenge Blog this week. I have yet another card that I made for the displays at the November OnStage event in Atlanta. I have known for several weeks... Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2017 at Constantly Stamping
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We have a great sketch challenge this week at Global Design Project. I was talking to a friend the other day and she commented that she loves the cards she sees on my blog, but that most are just too... Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2017 at Constantly Stamping
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It's time for a color challenge at Global Design Project this week. The weather here in Tennessee has been beautiful over the weekend and I almost forgot to post my project for this week. I have been busy spring cleaning... Continue reading
Posted Mar 6, 2017 at Constantly Stamping
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We are CASEing this wonderful card by my talented friend, Kylie Bertucci this week at the Global Design Project challenge blog. When I look at Kylie's card I see a great layout, flowers, and a fall color pallet. I decided... Continue reading
Posted Feb 26, 2017 at Constantly Stamping
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Welcome to our Fancy Friday Blog Hop. Our theme this month is "Think Pink!". What do you think of when you think of pink? There are so many possibilities. For this hop we are allowed to use any shade, any... Continue reading
Posted Feb 23, 2017 at Constantly Stamping
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We have a sketch challenge this week over on the Global Design Project challenge blog. WOW! Did I ever S-T-R-E-T-C-H the sketch this time. Instead of putting an additional panel on my card, I decided to let the flowers act... Continue reading
Posted Feb 12, 2017 at Constantly Stamping
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It's time for a color challenge at Global Design Project this week. This week I have been making encouragement note cards to donate to a local women's shelter. My goal is to make 100 cards using supplies I have on... Continue reading
Posted Feb 5, 2017 at Constantly Stamping
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We are CASEing this lovely card by my talented friend, Krista Frattin this week at the Global Design Project challenge blog. Krista's card is so soft and pretty, so I selected a soft pallet for my card too. I also... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2017 at Constantly Stamping
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Welcome to our Fancy Friday Blog Hop. Our theme this month is "Just Because". Use anything you want either new or newly retired...just because you like it, just because you need a challenge, just because you needed a card ASAP... Continue reading
Posted Jan 26, 2017 at Constantly Stamping
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Our theme this week at Global Design Project is 3D or Off the Page. I love happy accidents and not too long ago I discovered that if you use the Baker's Box die, fold in the flaps, and add a... Continue reading
Posted Jan 24, 2017 at Constantly Stamping
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We have a sketch challenge this week over on the Global Design Project challenge blog. I decided I wanted to see if I could create a card using just stamps, so I pulled out the new Love Sparkles stamp set... Continue reading
Posted Jan 15, 2017 at Constantly Stamping
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We have a color challenge this week over on the Global Design Project challenge blog...Delightful Dijon, Silver, and Free Choice. At first glance, you may not think this color challenge, but looks can be deceiving. I guess it just comes... Continue reading
Posted Jan 8, 2017 at Constantly Stamping
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It is time for the new Spring Occasions Catalog as well as Sale-A-Bration. If you are a stamper, it doesn't get much better than this! Today, I am finally going to share with you some display samples I designed for... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2017 at Constantly Stamping
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Happy New Year! We are CASEing this lovely card by the oh-so-talented Jess Williams this week at the Global Design Project challenge blog. It is time for a little confession. I made this card several weeks ago as a display... Continue reading
Posted Jan 1, 2017 at Constantly Stamping
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Welcome to our Fancy Friday Blog Hop. Our theme this month is neutrals - use mostly white with one neutral color in the mix. Think snow, ice, winter, New Year's, champagne, 2017...basically January. :) You should have just arrived from... Continue reading
Posted Dec 15, 2016 at Constantly Stamping
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Welcome back to the final 2015-16 Stampin' Up! Artisan Design Team blog hop. It has been a great year and I have been honored to work with such an amazing group of talented demonstrators from all around the world. For... Continue reading
Posted Dec 14, 2016 at Constantly Stamping
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We have a sketch challenge this week at the Global Design Project challenge blog. I typically don't make clean & simple cards so this sketch was a bit of a challenge for me. I just couldn't stand for the bottom... Continue reading
Posted Dec 11, 2016 at Constantly Stamping
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We have a color challenge this week at the Global Design Project challenge blog. I think these colors are perfect for a vintage Christmas card. When I first saw the Christmas Magic stamp set, I fell in love with this... Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2016 at Constantly Stamping
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Welcome back to another 2015-16 Stampin' Up! Artisan Design Team blog hop. If you are hopping with us, you should have just come from visiting my very good friend, Cindy Schuster. I love just about any style of Christmas decor,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 30, 2016 at Constantly Stamping
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This week at Global Design Project we are CASEing yours truly. I have to tell you that it is very strange to CASE yourself and/or be the focus of a CASE challenge. This is the card we are CASEing and... Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2016 at Constantly Stamping